Period
to 24 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 6 months to 24 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

General Ledger
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 910 996 927
Rank change year-on-year +86 -69 +66
Permanent jobs citing General Ledger 160 178 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.29% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 98 127 170
UK median annual salary £57,500 £72,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.14% +30.91% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,200 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -10.00%

General Ledger is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 55,816 71,850 79,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.61% 43.15% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41,853 54,983 57,897
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing General Ledger as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in the UK

General Ledger
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing General Ledger.

Salary trend for General Ledger in the UK

General Ledger
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger over the 6 months to 24 September 2019.

Salary histogram for General Ledger in the UK

General Ledger
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 136 £57,500 -20.14% 20
UK excluding London +92 101 £57,500 +15.00% 9
London +8 46 £67,500 -10.00% 11
North of England +35 30 £62,500 +47.06%
North West +35 28 £62,500 +25.00%
South East +22 23 £62,500 -13.19% 5
Midlands +31 21 £48,500 +38.57% 2
West Midlands +48 19 £47,000 +34.29% 2
East of England +76 14 £33,000 -26.67% 1
Scotland +22 10 £72,500 +81.25%
East Midlands +23 2 £65,000 -
South West +19 2 £36,750 -33.18% 1
Yorkshire +6 1 - -
Wales +3 1 £37,500 +29.31%
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 September 2019, IT jobs citing General Ledger also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 150 (93.75%) Finance
2 91 (56.88%) Accounts Payable
3 90 (56.25%) Accounts Receivable
4 67 (41.88%) Oracle
4 67 (41.88%) ERP
5 58 (36.25%) Oracle Payables
6 55 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (31.25%) Oracle Receivables
8 48 (30.00%) SAP
9 44 (27.50%) SQL
10 37 (23.13%) Oracle Cash Management
11 36 (22.50%) Project Management
12 35 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
12 35 (21.88%) SAP FI
12 35 (21.88%) Cash Management
13 34 (21.25%) SAP CO
13 34 (21.25%) SAP FI/CO
13 34 (21.25%) Oracle Assets
14 32 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
15 30 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
16 28 (17.50%) Microsoft
16 28 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (16.88%) Order to Cash
18 24 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
18 24 (15.00%) Oracle General Ledger
19 23 (14.38%) Oracle Financials
19 23 (14.38%) PL/SQL
19 23 (14.38%) Oracle ERP
19 23 (14.38%) SAP S/4HANA

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.38%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.63%) Confluence
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (4.38%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.25%) Notepad++
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 58 (36.25%) Oracle Payables
2 50 (31.25%) Oracle Receivables
3 37 (23.13%) Oracle Cash Management
4 35 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
4 35 (21.88%) SAP FI
5 34 (21.25%) Oracle Assets
5 34 (21.25%) SAP CO
5 34 (21.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 24 (15.00%) Oracle General Ledger
7 23 (14.38%) Oracle ERP
7 23 (14.38%) Oracle Financials
7 23 (14.38%) SAP S/4HANA
8 22 (13.75%) Oracle Applications
9 20 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
10 16 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 11 (6.88%) SAP ERP
12 10 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (5.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
14 7 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
15 6 (3.75%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.25%) Power Platform
2 8 (5.00%) Azure
3 4 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (2.50%) Office 365
4 2 (1.25%) AWS
4 2 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (0.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
2 18 (11.25%) Oracle Database
3 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
4 10 (6.25%) Power BI
4 10 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 10 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.25%) SQLPlus
5 9 (5.63%) QlikView
6 8 (5.00%) Essbase
7 5 (3.13%) SAP HANA
8 4 (2.50%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.25%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 20 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.63%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.63%) ProC
General
1 150 (93.75%) Finance
2 21 (13.13%) Banking
3 18 (11.25%) Manufacturing
4 13 (8.13%) Retail
5 9 (5.63%) Billing
6 5 (3.13%) Legal
6 5 (3.13%) Marketing
7 3 (1.88%) Games
8 2 (1.25%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (34.38%) Analyst
2 47 (29.38%) Consultant
3 25 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 23 (14.38%) Financial Analyst
4 23 (14.38%) Oracle Consultant
5 20 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 17 (10.63%) Functional Consultant
7 16 (10.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 16 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
8 12 (7.50%) Architect
8 12 (7.50%) Oracle Analyst
9 11 (6.88%) Junior
10 10 (6.25%) Data Analyst
10 10 (6.25%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 10 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (6.25%) SAP Architect
10 10 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
10 10 (6.25%) Senior Financial Analyst
11 9 (5.63%) Administrator
11 9 (5.63%) Senior Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (3.13%) EDIFACT
3 3 (1.88%) .NET
4 2 (1.25%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.25%) CSS
4 2 (1.25%) HTML
4 2 (1.25%) Middleware
4 2 (1.25%) React
4 2 (1.25%) SOAP
4 2 (1.25%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) JMS
5 1 (0.63%) REST
5 1 (0.63%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.63%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.63%) WSDL
5 1 (0.63%) XML
5 1 (0.63%) XSD
5 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.13%) Social Media
3 10 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (5.00%) User Experience
6 7 (4.38%) Data Structures
6 7 (4.38%) FMCG
6 7 (4.38%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.25%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.75%) Unix
2 5 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (1.25%) Android
3 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Windows
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (56.88%) Accounts Payable
2 90 (56.25%) Accounts Receivable
3 67 (41.88%) ERP
4 55 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (22.50%) Project Management
6 35 (21.88%) Cash Management
7 32 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (16.88%) Order to Cash
10 22 (13.75%) Project Delivery
11 21 (13.13%) Record to Report
12 20 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
13 18 (11.25%) Scenario Testing
14 16 (10.00%) Process Improvement
14 16 (10.00%) Waterfall
15 15 (9.38%) Analytics
16 14 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (8.13%) Functional Testing
17 13 (8.13%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (8.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 44 (27.50%) SQL
2 23 (14.38%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.88%) Java
3 3 (1.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (12.50%) Degree
2 9 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.75%) CCA
4 5 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.50%) DBS Check
6 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.25%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) ACCA
8 1 (0.63%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.25%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.38%) SEPA
3 6 (3.75%) IFRS
4 5 (3.13%) ISO 20022
4 5 (3.13%) ISO 8583
5 4 (2.50%) QA
5 4 (2.50%) SLA
6 1 (0.63%) GAAP
6 1 (0.63%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (41.88%) Oracle
2 48 (30.00%) SAP
3 28 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.50%) JD Edwards
5 9 (5.63%) Hyperion
6 8 (5.00%) Anaplan
6 8 (5.00%) Cognos
7 5 (3.13%) FIS
8 4 (2.50%) Informatica
9 3 (1.88%) OpenText
10 2 (1.25%) Adobe
10 2 (1.25%) ReadSoft
10 2 (1.25%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.25%) Tableau
11 1 (0.63%) Ariba
11 1 (0.63%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.63%) HP
11 1 (0.63%) Sun
11 1 (0.63%) webMethods
11 1 (0.63%) YouTube