Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Procure-to-Pay over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 694 833 805
Rank change year-on-year +139 -28 -52
Permanent jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 128 168 362
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 115 228
10th Percentile £40,875 £38,250 £47,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.62% - -
75th Percentile £70,000 £86,875 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% +1.56% +19.07%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Procure-to-Pay is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,311 105,505 133,610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.77% 95.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51,446 63,554 81,288
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,591 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +7.29%

Procure-to-Pay
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Procure-to-Pay as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Procure-to-Pay in the UK

Procure-to-Pay
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Procure-to-Pay.

Salary trend for Procure-to-Pay in the UK

Procure-to-Pay
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Procure-to-Pay over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Procure-to-Pay in the UK

Procure-to-Pay
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay within the UK over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +191 116 £55,000 -15.38% 42
UK excluding London +112 84 £50,000 -23.08% 28
Work from Home +158 63 £65,000 +18.18% 22
London +146 33 £71,250 -19.72% 16
Midlands +76 30 £50,000 -31.03% 3
West Midlands +80 26 £50,000 -31.03% 1
South East +65 24 £43,750 -32.69% 8
North of England +97 19 £65,000 +64.56% 7
North West +54 12 £65,000 +100.00% 7
East of England +49 8 £65,000 +10.64% 1
Yorkshire +106 7 - -
East Midlands +17 3 £47,500 +54.47% 1
Scotland -17 3 £39,000 - 4

Procure-to-Pay
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Exchange
1 6 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.56%) JBoss
2 2 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 34 (26.56%) NetSuite
2 23 (17.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 23 (17.97%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (5.47%) SAP MM
3 7 (5.47%) SAP SCM
4 6 (4.69%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (4.69%) SAP PP
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (2.34%) SAP CO
6 3 (2.34%) SAP FI
6 3 (2.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (2.34%) SAP WM
7 2 (1.56%) SAP ERP
7 2 (1.56%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.78%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.78%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.78%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.78%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.81%) Azure
2 8 (6.25%) OCI
3 6 (4.69%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (4.69%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (3.91%) Power Platform
5 4 (3.13%) Azure Logic Apps
5 4 (3.13%) PowerApps
5 4 (3.13%) WhatsApp
6 3 (2.34%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (1.56%) Azure Sentinel
7 2 (1.56%) Dropbox
7 2 (1.56%) Entra ID
7 2 (1.56%) Google Drive
7 2 (1.56%) Google Sheets
7 2 (1.56%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) Broadband
1 6 (4.69%) Skype
2 5 (3.91%) Firewall
3 4 (3.13%) 5G
3 4 (3.13%) LAN
3 4 (3.13%) VPN
4 3 (2.34%) DNS
4 3 (2.34%) Wireless
5 2 (1.56%) Internet
5 2 (1.56%) OSPF
5 2 (1.56%) WAN
6 1 (0.78%) BGP
6 1 (0.78%) DHCP
6 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.78%) IPsec
6 1 (0.78%) MPLS
6 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.78%) VoIP
6 1 (0.78%) VRRP
6 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.91%) Power BI
2 4 (3.13%) Data Lake
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.56%) Redis
3 2 (1.56%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.78%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Postman
General
1 93 (72.66%) Finance
2 59 (46.09%) Social Skills
3 23 (17.97%) Legal
4 17 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (8.59%) Law
6 9 (7.03%) Back Office
6 9 (7.03%) Manufacturing
6 9 (7.03%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (6.25%) Public Sector
8 7 (5.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 5 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (3.13%) General Ledger
10 4 (3.13%) Organisational Skills
10 4 (3.13%) Retail
11 3 (2.34%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (2.34%) Marketing
12 2 (1.56%) Aerospace
12 2 (1.56%) Aviation
12 2 (1.56%) Games
13 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (37.50%) Consultant
2 43 (33.59%) Senior
3 36 (28.13%) Senior Consultant
4 32 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
5 31 (24.22%) Senior Functional Consultant
6 29 (22.66%) NetSuite Consultant
7 19 (14.84%) Analyst
8 13 (10.16%) Project Manager
9 12 (9.38%) Lead
10 9 (7.03%) SAP Consultant
11 6 (4.69%) Administrator
11 6 (4.69%) Architect
11 6 (4.69%) Procurement Advisor
12 5 (3.91%) Financial Analyst
12 5 (3.91%) Procurement Consultant
12 5 (3.91%) SAP Architect
12 5 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (3.13%) SAP QM Consultant
13 4 (3.13%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 4 (3.13%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.34%) HTML
2 3 (2.34%) SAPUI5
3 2 (1.56%) .NET
3 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.56%) Blazor
3 2 (1.56%) CSS
3 2 (1.56%) gRPC
3 2 (1.56%) JSON
3 2 (1.56%) JSON Schema
3 2 (1.56%) JWT
3 2 (1.56%) OpenID
3 2 (1.56%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (1.56%) REST
3 2 (1.56%) WebAssembly
4 1 (0.78%) Middleware
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.66%) Legacy Systems
2 7 (5.47%) Renewable Energy
3 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.34%) Blockchain
4 3 (2.34%) Onboarding
4 3 (2.34%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.56%) Bitcoin
5 2 (1.56%) Distributed Applications
5 2 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.56%) IoT
6 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.78%) FMCG
6 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.91%) Unix
2 4 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.56%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Solaris
3 2 (1.56%) Windows
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.38%) Order to Cash
2 40 (31.25%) Record to Report
3 39 (30.47%) Problem-Solving
4 35 (27.34%) Process Improvement
5 34 (26.56%) Migration
6 33 (25.78%) Agile
7 32 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 31 (24.22%) ERP
9 30 (23.44%) Data Migration
10 27 (21.09%) Project Management
11 20 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (15.63%) Supply Chain Management
12 19 (14.84%) Contract Management
12 19 (14.84%) Project Delivery
13 17 (13.28%) Workshop Facilitation
14 16 (12.50%) Change Management
14 16 (12.50%) Line Management
15 14 (10.94%) Collaborative Working
16 13 (10.16%) Decision-Making
17 11 (8.59%) Accounts Payable
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.03%) SQL
2 2 (1.56%) C#
2 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (14.84%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 8 (6.25%) PMP
3 5 (3.91%) ACCA
4 3 (2.34%) CISA
4 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.56%) CIMA
5 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.56%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.56%) SAP Certification
5 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) CCNP
6 1 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) PMO
2 4 (3.13%) QA
3 3 (2.34%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.56%) Docker
3 2 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Ansible
1 3 (2.34%) Puppet
2 2 (1.56%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.56%) MIIS
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (1.56%) Progress Chef
2 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (1.56%) Xymon
3 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (35.94%) SAP
2 24 (18.75%) Oracle
3 19 (14.84%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.03%) Ariba
5 6 (4.69%) Virgin Media
6 5 (3.91%) VMware
7 3 (2.34%) Cisco
7 3 (2.34%) ConnectWise
7 3 (2.34%) Peregrine
7 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.56%) Apple
8 2 (1.56%) Draytek
8 2 (1.56%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.56%) Google
8 2 (1.56%) Infoblox
8 2 (1.56%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.56%) Veritas
8 2 (1.56%) Webroot
9 1 (0.78%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.78%) Infor