The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 197 182 226
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +44
Permanent jobs citing Billing 41 56 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.83% 0.36%
As % of the General category 1.73% 2.16% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 22
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,350 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.97% +6.47%
Billing
England

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2372 2595 2621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.93% 38.42% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1814 1921 2099
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,575 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Billing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Billing Salary Trend in the North West

Billing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Billing across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Billing Salary Histogram in the North West

Billing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire +20 26 £48,750 +54.76% 3
Manchester -11 11 £29,000 -44.76% 3
Lancashire -13 3 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Merseyside +3 1 £45,000 +16.12%
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 61 (48.41%) Telecoms
2 50 (39.68%) Java
3 35 (27.78%) Oracle
4 33 (26.19%) Degree
5 27 (21.43%) SQL
6 25 (19.84%) MS Project
6 25 (19.84%) PRINCE2
7 24 (19.05%) .NET
7 24 (19.05%) Project Management
8 23 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (18.25%) RPG
8 23 (18.25%) MS Excel
9 21 (16.67%) CSS
9 21 (16.67%) DB2
9 21 (16.67%) HTML
9 21 (16.67%) Product Management
10 19 (15.08%) Web Services
11 18 (14.29%) Apache Flex
12 16 (12.70%) Mentoring
12 16 (12.70%) SQL Server
13 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
13 15 (11.90%) PRINCE
14 14 (11.11%) Management Information System
14 14 (11.11%) Validation
15 13 (10.32%) Mathematics
15 13 (10.32%) Games
15 13 (10.32%) MVC
15 13 (10.32%) BT
15 13 (10.32%) XML
16 12 (9.52%) C#

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.79%) JBoss
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) Mule
3 1 (0.79%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 25 (19.84%) MS Project
2 23 (18.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.17%) MS Office
4 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) DNS
1 6 (4.76%) DHCP
2 3 (2.38%) SAN
2 3 (2.38%) SMS
2 3 (2.38%) Firewall
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) SSL
4 1 (0.79%) VPN
4 1 (0.79%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.67%) DB2
2 16 (12.70%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.38%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.79%) MySQL
6 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (9.52%) Subversion
2 9 (7.14%) JIRA
3 4 (3.17%) Synon
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.79%) Ant
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 61 (48.41%) Telecoms
2 13 (10.32%) Games
3 10 (7.94%) Finance
3 10 (7.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 20 (15.87%) Developer
3 15 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 14 (11.11%) Production Manager
5 12 (9.52%) Software Manager
6 11 (8.73%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Graduate
7 10 (7.94%) Delivery Manager
7 10 (7.94%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (4.76%) Architect
9 6 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Consultant
10 5 (3.97%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 4 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.17%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.05%) .NET
2 21 (16.67%) CSS
2 21 (16.67%) HTML
3 19 (15.08%) Web Services
4 18 (14.29%) Apache Flex
5 13 (10.32%) XML
6 12 (9.52%) JSON
6 12 (9.52%) RESTful
7 8 (6.35%) jQuery
8 5 (3.97%) JMS
9 4 (3.17%) Swing
10 2 (1.59%) HTML5
10 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.79%) SOAP
11 1 (0.79%) XSLT
11 1 (0.79%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.79%) SAML
11 1 (0.79%) Spring
11 1 (0.79%) REST
11 1 (0.79%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.32%) Mathematics
3 12 (9.52%) iSeries
4 11 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.73%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.76%) AS400
5 6 (4.76%) Replication
6 4 (3.17%) Social Media
7 3 (2.38%) iPhone
7 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.59%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.79%) Clustering
9 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.79%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.94%) Windows
2 4 (3.17%) UNIX
3 3 (2.38%) Linux
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.84%) PRINCE2
2 24 (19.05%) Project Management
3 23 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (16.67%) Product Management
5 16 (12.70%) Mentoring
6 15 (11.90%) PRINCE
7 14 (11.11%) Validation
8 13 (10.32%) MVC
9 12 (9.52%) TDD
9 12 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 12 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (8.73%) Scrum
10 11 (8.73%) CRM
10 11 (8.73%) OO
11 9 (7.14%) Line Management
11 9 (7.14%) ITIL
12 8 (6.35%) Matrix Management
13 7 (5.56%) Analytics
13 7 (5.56%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 50 (39.68%) Java
2 27 (21.43%) SQL
3 23 (18.25%) RPG
4 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.52%) C#
6 9 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.17%) RPG/400
8 3 (2.38%) VBA
8 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.59%) PHP
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) VB
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.79%) VB6
10 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (26.19%) Degree
2 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.38%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (1.59%) CCNA
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) SLA
2 4 (3.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) XenApp
3 2 (1.59%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (0.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) SCOM
2 1 (0.79%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 35 (27.78%) Oracle
2 13 (10.32%) BT
3 9 (7.14%) VMware
4 8 (6.35%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.76%) Lumension
5 6 (4.76%) LANDesk
6 5 (3.97%) Perforce
7 4 (3.17%) IBM
8 3 (2.38%) Planview
9 2 (1.59%) Verint
9 2 (1.59%) Cisco
9 2 (1.59%) Avaya
10 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.79%) NetApp
10 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.79%) Pega
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