Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 934 798 992
Rank change year-on-year -136 +194 -99
Permanent jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 252 399 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 193 265 198
UK median annual salary £64,469 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.80% -4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £41,750 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,500 £81,250 £77,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +36.84% -5.00% -13.04%

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.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 157,893 156,906 180,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.74% 90.61% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 126,632 127,722 149,946
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,190 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.76% +1.45% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Procure-to-Pay
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

Procure-to-Pay
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay.

Salary trend for Procure-to-Pay in the UK

Procure-to-Pay
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 2018. 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 -127 227 £62,500 +19.05% 23
London -53 143 £60,000 - 16
UK excluding London -129 87 £65,000 +36.84% 7
South East -54 34 £72,500 +56.76% 4
Midlands -17 23 £59,000 -9.23% 2
West Midlands +7 22 £59,000 -14.18% 2
North of England +10 15 £57,000 +8.57%
Scotland -23 10 £42,000 -6.67%
North West -21 8 £59,000 +9.77%
Yorkshire +34 6 £55,000 +24.91%
East of England -30 5 £62,500 +38.89%
East Midlands -9 1 - -
North East -22 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 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 Procure-to-Pay.

1 174 (69.05%) Finance
2 133 (52.78%) SAP
3 83 (32.94%) ERP
4 77 (30.56%) Oracle
4 77 (30.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 70 (27.78%) Order to Cash
6 57 (22.62%) Record to Report
7 44 (17.46%) SAP MM
8 42 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 39 (15.48%) Project Management
10 38 (15.08%) Ariba
11 36 (14.29%) SQL
12 33 (13.10%) Oracle Financials
12 33 (13.10%) Oracle EBS
12 33 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (12.30%) Management Information System
13 31 (12.30%) PRINCE2
13 31 (12.30%) Degree
13 31 (12.30%) Oracle EBS R12
14 29 (11.51%) Microsoft Excel
15 27 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (10.71%) General Ledger
16 26 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (9.92%) Change Management
17 25 (9.92%) Manufacturing
18 23 (9.13%) Process Management
18 23 (9.13%) CRM
19 22 (8.73%) Oracle Payables
19 22 (8.73%) SAP S/4HANA
19 22 (8.73%) Process Improvement

Procure-to-Pay
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 3 (1.19%) Jupyter
1 3 (1.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.79%) Mule
Applications
1 29 (11.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (6.35%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (4.37%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 77 (30.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 44 (17.46%) SAP MM
3 33 (13.10%) Oracle EBS
3 33 (13.10%) Oracle Financials
4 31 (12.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 22 (8.73%) Oracle Payables
5 22 (8.73%) SAP S/4HANA
6 18 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
7 15 (5.95%) Infor SunSystems
8 14 (5.56%) NetSuite
8 14 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
8 14 (5.56%) SAP SD
9 12 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
10 10 (3.97%) Oracle AGIS
10 10 (3.97%) Oracle General Ledger
10 10 (3.97%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 10 (3.97%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 6 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.97%) SaaS
2 6 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (2.38%) IaaS
2 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.38%) PaaS
3 5 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.79%) FinancialForce
5 2 (0.79%) Force.com
6 1 (0.40%) Office 365
6 1 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.98%) Internet
2 3 (1.19%) DNS
2 3 (1.19%) FTP
3 2 (0.79%) BGP
3 2 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (0.79%) EIGRP
3 2 (0.79%) Firewall
3 2 (0.79%) HSRP
3 2 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.79%) IPsec
3 2 (0.79%) MPLS
3 2 (0.79%) Network Security
3 2 (0.79%) OSPF
3 2 (0.79%) PPP
3 2 (0.79%) SNMP
3 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.79%) VLAN
3 2 (0.79%) VoIP
3 2 (0.79%) VPN
3 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.95%) Relational Database
2 13 (5.16%) SAP HANA
3 6 (2.38%) Big Data
3 6 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.59%) Power BI
4 4 (1.59%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.79%) GIS
6 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.79%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.79%) Redis
6 2 (0.79%) Riak
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 9 (3.57%) JIRA
2 2 (0.79%) LSMW
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 174 (69.05%) Finance
2 27 (10.71%) General Ledger
3 25 (9.92%) Manufacturing
4 17 (6.75%) Marketing
5 16 (6.35%) Retail
6 11 (4.37%) Banking
7 10 (3.97%) Billing
8 7 (2.78%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.59%) Advertising
10 3 (1.19%) Legal
11 2 (0.79%) Law
11 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.40%) Local Government
12 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (28.97%) Consultant
2 53 (21.03%) Analyst
3 31 (12.30%) SAP Consultant
4 26 (10.32%) Oracle Consultant
5 24 (9.52%) Systems Manager
6 18 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 18 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
7 16 (6.35%) Business Analyst
8 15 (5.95%) Financial Analyst
9 14 (5.56%) Finance Manager
9 14 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
10 13 (5.16%) Finance Systems Manager
11 12 (4.76%) ERP Consultant
12 11 (4.37%) Architect
12 11 (4.37%) Business Process Owner
13 10 (3.97%) SAP MM Consultant
14 9 (3.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
15 8 (3.17%) Business Manager
15 8 (3.17%) Business Process Manager
15 8 (3.17%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.16%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (3.57%) IDoc
3 6 (2.38%) Middleware
4 5 (1.98%) EDI
4 5 (1.98%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (1.19%) COM
6 2 (0.79%) cXML
6 2 (0.79%) EDIFACT
6 2 (0.79%) Velocity
6 2 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.30%) Management Information System
2 26 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.78%) Virtual Team
4 6 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.38%) User Experience
5 5 (1.98%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (1.98%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.79%) Fintech
7 1 (0.40%) AS400
7 1 (0.40%) CMDB
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.40%) FMCG
7 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.19%) Unix
1 3 (1.19%) Windows
2 2 (0.79%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) OS/400
3 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (32.94%) ERP
2 70 (27.78%) Order to Cash
3 57 (22.62%) Record to Report
4 42 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (15.48%) Project Management
6 33 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (12.30%) PRINCE2
8 27 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (9.92%) Change Management
10 23 (9.13%) CRM
10 23 (9.13%) Process Management
11 22 (8.73%) Process Improvement
12 21 (8.33%) Accounts Payable
13 20 (7.94%) Data Extraction
13 20 (7.94%) E-Procurement
13 20 (7.94%) Logistics
14 15 (5.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
15 13 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (5.16%) Demand Management
15 13 (5.16%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (14.29%) SQL
2 15 (5.95%) T-SQL
2 15 (5.95%) VBA
3 8 (3.17%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.38%) Python
5 2 (0.79%) Java
6 1 (0.40%) ABAP
6 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.40%) C
6 1 (0.40%) Perl
6 1 (0.40%) R
6 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (12.30%) Degree
2 15 (5.95%) ACCA
3 13 (5.16%) CIMA
4 9 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.98%) PMP
6 4 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.59%) CPIM
6 4 (1.59%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.19%) ISEB
8 2 (0.79%) CCIE
8 2 (0.79%) CCMSE
8 2 (0.79%) CCNP
8 2 (0.79%) CCSA
8 2 (0.79%) CCSE
8 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.79%) JNCIE
8 2 (0.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.40%) CCAB
9 1 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.94%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.98%) QA
3 4 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.79%) GxP
4 2 (0.79%) PMO
5 1 (0.40%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) COSO
5 1 (0.40%) IFRS
5 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Firmware
2 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) HP ALM
1 2 (0.79%) Nagios
1 2 (0.79%) SCOM
2 1 (0.40%) Ansible
2 1 (0.40%) Control-M
2 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (0.40%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.40%) Xymon
Vendors
1 133 (52.78%) SAP
2 77 (30.56%) Oracle
3 38 (15.08%) Ariba
4 18 (7.14%) Infor
4 18 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (4.37%) Hyperion
7 8 (3.17%) Cognizant
8 6 (2.38%) Google
8 6 (2.38%) Siebel
9 5 (1.98%) IFS
9 5 (1.98%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.59%) HP
11 3 (1.19%) CA
11 3 (1.19%) Infoblox
11 3 (1.19%) Northgate
11 3 (1.19%) Openreach
11 3 (1.19%) OpenText
11 3 (1.19%) Virgin Media
11 3 (1.19%) Workday