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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 200 207 211
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Billing 53 32 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.48% 0.60%
As % of the General category 1.76% 1.46% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 41
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £67,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
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
3006 2195 2659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.12% 32.73% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2552 1778 2317
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +28 33 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Manchester -17 12 £49,500 -1.00% 2
Lancashire -9 4 £41,250 +30.95%
Cumbria - 3 £35,000 -
Merseyside +4 1 - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 38 (38.78%) Telecoms
2 27 (27.55%) SQL
3 23 (23.47%) CRM
4 22 (22.45%) Java
5 20 (20.41%) SAP
6 19 (19.39%) HTML
6 19 (19.39%) Project Management
6 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (19.39%) Logistics
7 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
7 18 (18.37%) .NET
7 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
7 18 (18.37%) Web Services
8 17 (17.35%) CSS
8 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
9 16 (16.33%) SAP SD
10 15 (15.31%) C#
10 15 (15.31%) Retail
11 14 (14.29%) Degree
12 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
12 13 (13.27%) SAP CRM
12 13 (13.27%) TDD
12 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
13 12 (12.24%) ABAP
13 12 (12.24%) MS Project
13 12 (12.24%) OO
13 12 (12.24%) EDI
13 12 (12.24%) Finance
14 11 (11.22%) Internet
14 11 (11.22%) Marketing

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (2.04%) JBoss
1 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.04%) Mule
1 2 (2.04%) Confluence
1 2 (2.04%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.02%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.24%) MS Project
3 4 (4.08%) MS Office
3 4 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.06%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (16.33%) SAP SD
2 13 (13.27%) SAP CRM
3 8 (8.16%) SAP Retail
3 8 (8.16%) SAP MM
3 8 (8.16%) SAP WM
4 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.02%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.02%) IaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) Internet
2 3 (3.06%) DHCP
2 3 (3.06%) DNS
3 2 (2.04%) SMS
3 2 (2.04%) Extranet
3 2 (2.04%) LTE
4 1 (1.02%) Firewall
4 1 (1.02%) VLAN
4 1 (1.02%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.02%) Broadband
4 1 (1.02%) VPN
4 1 (1.02%) SSL
4 1 (1.02%) SAN
4 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) DB2
3 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.04%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) NUnit
1 8 (8.16%) MSTest
2 6 (6.12%) SpecFlow
2 6 (6.12%) Selenium
3 5 (5.10%) Subversion
3 5 (5.10%) JIRA
4 4 (4.08%) Synon
5 2 (2.04%) Ant
5 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (38.78%) Telecoms
2 15 (15.31%) Retail
3 12 (12.24%) Finance
4 11 (11.22%) Marketing
5 7 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.04%) Banking
7 1 (1.02%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.02%) Games
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Consultant
2 19 (19.39%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (18.37%) Analyst
4 17 (17.35%) Developer
5 14 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 11 (11.22%) Business Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) SAP Logistics Consultant
7 8 (8.16%) Business Systems Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.16%) SAP SD Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Architect
10 4 (4.08%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Data Migration Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) HTML
2 18 (18.37%) .NET
2 18 (18.37%) Web Services
3 17 (17.35%) CSS
4 12 (12.24%) EDI
5 10 (10.20%) ASP.NET
6 8 (8.16%) SOAP
6 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (8.16%) REST
7 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (6.12%) LINQ to SQL
7 6 (6.12%) XML
7 6 (6.12%) JMS
7 6 (6.12%) .NET Framework
7 6 (6.12%) WCF
7 6 (6.12%) LINQ
8 5 (5.10%) JSON
8 5 (5.10%) RESTful
9 4 (4.08%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.16%) iSeries
3 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.08%) AS400
3 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) LIMS
4 3 (3.06%) Replication
5 2 (2.04%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.02%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) UNIX
3 2 (2.04%) Linux
4 1 (1.02%) Android
4 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) CRM
2 19 (19.39%) Project Management
2 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.39%) Logistics
3 13 (13.27%) TDD
3 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
4 12 (12.24%) OO
5 10 (10.20%) Software Testing
5 10 (10.20%) Time Management
5 10 (10.20%) Product Management
5 10 (10.20%) Coaching
5 10 (10.20%) Line Management
6 8 (8.16%) Waterfall
6 8 (8.16%) Test Strategy
6 8 (8.16%) Refactoring
6 8 (8.16%) OOD
7 7 (7.14%) ITIL
7 7 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.14%) MVC
8 6 (6.12%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.55%) SQL
2 22 (22.45%) Java
3 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 15 (15.31%) C#
5 12 (12.24%) ABAP
6 6 (6.12%) RPG
6 6 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.08%) RPG/400
8 2 (2.04%) VBA
8 2 (2.04%) C
8 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.02%) VB
9 1 (1.02%) C++
9 1 (1.02%) PHP
9 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.02%) VB6
9 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 11 (11.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.04%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (2.04%) ISEB
3 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) WSUS
2 1 (1.02%) SCCM
2 1 (1.02%) SCOM
2 1 (1.02%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (20.41%) SAP
2 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.20%) Oracle
4 9 (9.18%) BT
5 5 (5.10%) Planview
6 4 (4.08%) VMware
7 3 (3.06%) LANDesk
7 3 (3.06%) Lumension
8 2 (2.04%) Fujitsu
8 2 (2.04%) Perforce
8 2 (2.04%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.04%) IBM
9 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.02%) Pega
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