Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 574 561 471
Rank change year-on-year -13 -90 +5
Permanent jobs citing Billing 737 776 1,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.47% 0.62%
As % of the General category 1.12% 1.07% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 542 470 766
England median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21% -
10th Percentile £23,775 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,125 £76,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -5.00%

Billing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 65,996 72,338 82,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.65% 43.48% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 51,107 54,043 68,083
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in England

Billing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Billing in England

Billing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in England over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Billing in England

Billing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the England region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
London +37 315 £52,500 - 21
South East -18 125 £52,500 +16.67% 22
Midlands +27 114 £42,500 -5.56% 11
North of England +5 91 £34,750 -13.13% 19
West Midlands +19 75 £42,500 -5.56% 7
North West -12 52 £45,000 +12.50% 15
South West +5 46 £48,000 +6.32% 8
East of England -2 45 £45,000 -21.74% 3
East Midlands +34 39 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Yorkshire +39 34 £22,000 -34.18% 1
North East -17 5 £40,000 -11.31% 3
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Billing 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 across the England region with a requirement for Billing.

1 264 (35.82%) Finance
2 141 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (17.10%) Degree
4 125 (16.96%) Oracle
5 116 (15.74%) SQL
5 116 (15.74%) Microsoft
6 114 (15.47%) SAP
7 112 (15.20%) ITIL
8 111 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
9 104 (14.11%) CRM
9 104 (14.11%) Telecoms
10 96 (13.03%) Project Management
11 90 (12.21%) Retail
12 87 (11.80%) Service Delivery
13 85 (11.53%) Microsoft Office
14 79 (10.72%) Windows
15 73 (9.91%) Service Management
16 66 (8.96%) ERP
17 65 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
18 61 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 58 (7.87%) Validation
20 57 (7.73%) VMware
20 57 (7.73%) Salesforce.com
21 53 (7.19%) Marketing
22 52 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
22 52 (7.06%) Waterfall
23 51 (6.92%) Process Improvement
23 51 (6.92%) DevOps
23 51 (6.92%) Java
24 50 (6.78%) Data Centre

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 20 (2.71%) nginx
2 14 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (1.76%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.49%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.09%) CMS
6 7 (0.95%) NetWeaver
6 7 (0.95%) WordPress
7 5 (0.68%) SAP Portal
8 4 (0.54%) Apache
8 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.54%) IIS
9 3 (0.41%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.41%) SAS
10 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.27%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.27%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.27%) Smallworld
Applications
1 85 (11.53%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.68%) InDesign
7 5 (0.68%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 30 (4.07%) SAP SD
2 26 (3.53%) SAP Hybris
3 18 (2.44%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (1.63%) SAP CRM
6 10 (1.36%) SAP APO
7 9 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (1.22%) NetSuite
8 8 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
10 6 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
10 6 (0.81%) Oracle ASCP
10 6 (0.81%) Oracle Manufacturing
10 6 (0.81%) SAP FI
11 5 (0.68%) CSG Singleview
11 5 (0.68%) Primavera
11 5 (0.68%) SAP CO
11 5 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (0.68%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
1 35 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.58%) SaaS
3 15 (2.04%) Force.com
4 14 (1.90%) Office 365
5 10 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.22%) FinancialForce
7 6 (0.81%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.81%) IaaS
8 4 (0.54%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.41%) GitHub
9 3 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.41%) PaaS
10 2 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.27%) Serverless
11 1 (0.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.66%) SAN
2 22 (2.99%) VPN
3 19 (2.58%) Network Security
4 18 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.04%) Firewall
6 14 (1.90%) WAN
7 13 (1.76%) LAN
8 12 (1.63%) Skype
9 11 (1.49%) Wireless
10 10 (1.36%) Internet
10 10 (1.36%) Unified Communications
11 8 (1.09%) DNS
11 8 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.68%) VoIP
13 4 (0.54%) Broadband
13 4 (0.54%) DHCP
13 4 (0.54%) H.323
13 4 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (0.54%) SMS
13 4 (0.54%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.93%) MySQL
3 28 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (1.76%) SAP HANA
5 12 (1.63%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.49%) Big Data
6 11 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 6 (0.81%) Essbase
8 6 (0.81%) GIS
8 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.68%) Data Lake
9 5 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (0.54%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.41%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (3.12%) JIRA
2 15 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.49%) eCATT
3 11 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.49%) LSMW
4 6 (0.81%) Cucumber
4 6 (0.81%) Selenium
5 5 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (0.68%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.27%) Ant
7 2 (0.27%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.27%) Gradle
7 2 (0.27%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.27%) JUnit
7 2 (0.27%) Maven
7 2 (0.27%) Subversion
8 1 (0.14%) Zephyr
General
1 264 (35.82%) Finance
2 104 (14.11%) Telecoms
3 90 (12.21%) Retail
4 53 (7.19%) Marketing
5 40 (5.43%) Legal
6 31 (4.21%) Back Office
7 28 (3.80%) Law
8 27 (3.66%) Manufacturing
9 16 (2.17%) Publishing
10 12 (1.63%) Military
11 11 (1.49%) General Ledger
12 10 (1.36%) Local Government
13 9 (1.22%) Banking
13 9 (1.22%) Games
14 7 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.81%) Advertising
16 5 (0.68%) Brand Awareness
16 5 (0.68%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 177 (24.02%) Analyst
2 70 (9.50%) Consultant
3 56 (7.60%) Systems Analyst
4 50 (6.78%) Architect
5 46 (6.24%) Project Manager
6 43 (5.83%) Business Systems Analyst
7 41 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 41 (5.56%) IT Manager
8 40 (5.43%) Developer
9 34 (4.61%) SAP Consultant
10 29 (3.93%) Delivery Manager
11 26 (3.53%) Administrator
11 26 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
12 25 (3.39%) Oracle Analyst
13 23 (3.12%) Team Leader
14 21 (2.85%) Service Manager
14 21 (2.85%) SQL Analyst
15 20 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
16 19 (2.58%) Senior Manager
17 18 (2.44%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.85%) .NET
2 20 (2.71%) Web Services
3 19 (2.58%) HTML
4 16 (2.17%) XML
5 14 (1.90%) CSS
5 14 (1.90%) EDI
6 13 (1.76%) IDoc
7 9 (1.22%) Middleware
7 9 (1.22%) SOAP
8 8 (1.09%) jQuery
8 8 (1.09%) RESTful
8 8 (1.09%) Spring
9 7 (0.95%) JSON
9 7 (0.95%) SAP BSP
9 7 (0.95%) SAPUI5
10 6 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (0.81%) REST
10 6 (0.81%) Visualforce
11 5 (0.68%) CSS3
11 5 (0.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 49 (6.65%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 35 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 21 (2.85%) iPad
7 21 (2.85%) Mobile Payment
8 19 (2.58%) User Experience
9 17 (2.31%) Public Cloud
10 16 (2.17%) Virtual Team
11 14 (1.90%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.90%) Smart Meter
12 12 (1.63%) Fat Client
12 12 (1.63%) Fintech
12 12 (1.63%) Replication
12 12 (1.63%) Thin Client
13 11 (1.49%) LIMS
14 7 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (0.95%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 79 (10.72%) Windows
2 46 (6.24%) Linux
3 30 (4.07%) Windows Server
4 22 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (2.85%) Unix
6 20 (2.71%) Mac OS
6 20 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.68%) Debian
9 5 (0.68%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.54%) Android
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.54%) Solaris
11 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.27%) CentOS
12 2 (0.27%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.14%) AIX
13 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (15.20%) ITIL
3 111 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
4 104 (14.11%) CRM
5 96 (13.03%) Project Management
6 87 (11.80%) Service Delivery
7 73 (9.91%) Service Management
8 66 (8.96%) ERP
9 61 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 58 (7.87%) Validation
11 52 (7.06%) Waterfall
12 51 (6.92%) DevOps
12 51 (6.92%) Process Improvement
13 48 (6.51%) Coaching
14 47 (6.38%) Presales
15 45 (6.11%) Business Development
16 44 (5.97%) Line Management
17 42 (5.70%) Asset Management
18 40 (5.43%) Change Management
18 40 (5.43%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 116 (15.74%) SQL
2 51 (6.92%) Java
3 27 (3.66%) C
3 27 (3.66%) PL/SQL
4 22 (2.99%) C#
5 21 (2.85%) Python
6 15 (2.04%) Apex Code
7 14 (1.90%) ABAP
7 14 (1.90%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.76%) PHP
9 10 (1.36%) Ruby
10 9 (1.22%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.09%) VB
12 7 (0.95%) Perl
12 7 (0.95%) X++
13 6 (0.81%) VBA
14 4 (0.54%) C++
15 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.41%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 126 (17.10%) Degree
2 27 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.26%) MCSA
5 22 (2.99%) MCITP
5 22 (2.99%) MCSE
6 14 (1.90%) PMI Certification
7 13 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.63%) AWS Certification
8 12 (1.63%) CIMA
9 11 (1.49%) CISM
9 11 (1.49%) CISSP
10 9 (1.22%) ACCA
11 8 (1.09%) CISA
11 8 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (1.09%) ISEB
12 7 (0.95%) PMP
13 6 (0.81%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.38%) SLA
2 30 (4.07%) QA
3 16 (2.17%) GDPR
4 11 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.49%) PMO
5 10 (1.36%) COBIT
6 7 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.41%) GAAP
10 2 (0.27%) IFRS
10 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.27%) MiFID
11 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.14%) EMIR
11 1 (0.14%) GCP
System Software
1 35 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 28 (3.80%) Hyper-V
3 23 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.09%) Docker
5 2 (0.27%) vCloud
5 2 (0.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.14%) Firmware
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (2.99%) Puppet
2 20 (2.71%) Failover Clustering
3 11 (1.49%) SCCM
4 3 (0.41%) Ansible
4 3 (0.41%) Cacti
4 3 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.27%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.27%) Mesos
5 2 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.14%) Terraform
6 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 125 (16.96%) Oracle
2 116 (15.74%) Microsoft
3 114 (15.47%) SAP
4 57 (7.73%) Salesforce.com
4 57 (7.73%) VMware
5 33 (4.48%) Splunk
6 31 (4.21%) Cisco
7 30 (4.07%) hybris
7 30 (4.07%) Xerox
8 24 (3.26%) Citrix
9 21 (2.85%) IBM
10 20 (2.71%) Veeam
11 14 (1.90%) NetApp
12 12 (1.63%) EMC
12 12 (1.63%) HP
13 11 (1.49%) F5
13 11 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
14 10 (1.36%) Dell
14 10 (1.36%) Google
14 10 (1.36%) Red Hat