Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Procure-to-Pay (including Purchase-to-Pay, P2P)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 278 259 302
Rank change year-on-year -19 +43 +9
Permanent jobs citing Procure-to-Pay 46 81 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.70% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.79% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 46 13
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +107.55% -63.45%
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £91,000 £95,000 £74,250
England median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -8.70% -17.86%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9042 10303 9657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.87% 89.10% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7335 8059 7968
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Procure-to-Pay
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Procure-to-Pay in the West Midlands

Procure-to-Pay
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Procure-to-Pay in the West Midlands

Procure-to-Pay
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Procure-to-Pay in the West Midlands

Procure-to-Pay
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Coventry -9 12 £87,500 +68.27%
Birmingham +16 8 - - 1
Solihull -1 1 £55,000 -
Shropshire -4 1 - -
Procure-to-Pay
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Procure-to-Pay also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Procure-to-Pay.

1 42 (91.30%) SAP
2 37 (80.43%) SAP MM
3 24 (52.17%) Manufacturing
4 22 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (43.48%) Order to Cash
6 19 (41.30%) Problem Management
6 19 (41.30%) Change Management
7 11 (23.91%) Retail
8 9 (19.57%) ITIL
9 8 (17.39%) SAP Retail
10 6 (13.04%) ERP
11 5 (10.87%) Java
11 5 (10.87%) Logistics
11 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
12 4 (8.70%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (8.70%) Invoice Processing
12 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
12 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance
12 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
12 4 (8.70%) ABAP
12 4 (8.70%) SAP BW
13 3 (6.52%) Ariba
13 3 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
13 3 (6.52%) J2EE
13 3 (6.52%) C++
13 3 (6.52%) SQL
13 3 (6.52%) SAP SCM
13 3 (6.52%) Supply Chain Management
13 3 (6.52%) SAP LE

Procure-to-Pay
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 37 (80.43%) SAP MM
2 8 (17.39%) SAP Retail
3 3 (6.52%) SAP LE
3 3 (6.52%) SAP SCM
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (4.35%) SAP PP
5 1 (2.17%) SAP APO
5 1 (2.17%) SAP MII
5 1 (2.17%) SAP PP-PI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SAP BW
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (52.17%) Manufacturing
2 11 (23.91%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) SAP Support
3 11 (23.91%) SAP Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) SAP MM Support
4 10 (21.74%) Architect
4 10 (21.74%) SAP MM Analyst
4 10 (21.74%) SAP Support Analyst
4 10 (21.74%) Support Analyst
5 9 (19.57%) Consultant
5 9 (19.57%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (19.57%) SAP MM Consultant
5 9 (19.57%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (17.39%) Senior SAP Support Analyst
6 8 (17.39%) Senior Support Analyst
7 7 (15.22%) SAP P2P Consultant
7 7 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (10.87%) SAP Architect
8 5 (10.87%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.52%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) J2EE
2 2 (4.35%) COM
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Unix
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (43.48%) Order to Cash
3 19 (41.30%) Change Management
3 19 (41.30%) Problem Management
4 9 (19.57%) ITIL
5 6 (13.04%) ERP
6 5 (10.87%) Logistics
6 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Information Assurance
7 4 (8.70%) Invoice Processing
7 4 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Presales
8 3 (6.52%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (4.35%) Record to Report
9 2 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) ABAP
3 3 (6.52%) C++
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) SAP
2 3 (6.52%) Ariba
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle