The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 68 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Billing 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.51% 1.08% 0.42%
As % of the General category 1.42% 2.87% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Billing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
212 174 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.30% 37.66% 33.26%
Number of salaries quoted 172 129 141
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Billing across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Billing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Billing across the Lancashire region.

Billing Salary Trend in Lancashire

Billing
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -7 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Billing
North West

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Billing.

1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
2 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (58.33%) Subversion
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Billing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
1 2 (16.67%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
1 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) VB6
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
1 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Sage