Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 553 546 470
Rank change year-on-year -7 -76 +19
Permanent jobs citing Billing 691 802 1,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.49% 0.61%
As % of the General category 1.09% 1.10% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 540 495 744
England median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £30,000 £25,150
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -3.06%

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 63,266 72,887 77,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.23% 44.29% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 49,088 53,272 64,257
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,559 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -33 245 £60,000 +9.09% 36
Midlands +26 119 £42,500 -5.56% 17
South East -11 117 £51,250 +2.50% 31
North of England -12 96 £22,000 -44.74% 27
West Midlands +15 74 £42,500 -5.56% 9
South West +56 69 £41,500 -12.63% 8
North West -21 55 £21,000 -50.59% 15
East of England +19 46 £45,000 +5.88% 2
East Midlands +14 45 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Yorkshire +9 21 £23,000 -23.33% 10
North East +7 20 £17,605 -55.57% 2
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 235 (34.01%) Finance
2 125 (18.09%) Oracle
3 115 (16.64%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (16.21%) SAP
5 110 (15.92%) Degree
6 102 (14.76%) Problem-Solving
7 100 (14.47%) Telecoms
8 91 (13.17%) Microsoft
8 91 (13.17%) Project Management
9 76 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 73 (10.56%) SQL
11 71 (10.27%) Validation
12 70 (10.13%) CRM
13 68 (9.84%) Service Delivery
13 68 (9.84%) Retail
14 65 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
15 64 (9.26%) ITIL
16 61 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
17 60 (8.68%) Process Improvement
18 58 (8.39%) Salesforce.com
19 55 (7.96%) Service Management
20 47 (6.80%) Java
21 46 (6.66%) ERP
21 46 (6.66%) Marketing
22 45 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
22 45 (6.51%) Windows
23 41 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
23 41 (5.93%) Data Centre
24 40 (5.79%) Change Management
24 40 (5.79%) Business Analysis

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 16 (2.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.16%) CMS
3 8 (1.16%) nginx
3 8 (1.16%) Skype for Business
4 7 (1.01%) NetWeaver
5 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (0.72%) SAP Portal
5 5 (0.72%) SAS
6 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.43%) Apache
7 3 (0.43%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.43%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.43%) IIS
7 3 (0.43%) WordPress
8 2 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.29%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.14%) Smallworld
Applications
1 65 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (2.32%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.43%) InDesign
6 3 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.29%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.14%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 34 (4.92%) SAP SD
2 26 (3.76%) SAP Hybris
3 12 (1.74%) SAP CRM
3 12 (1.74%) SAP S/4HANA
4 10 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (1.45%) SAP APO
5 9 (1.30%) Relativity
6 8 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (1.16%) Primavera
6 8 (1.16%) SAP FI
6 8 (1.16%) SAP IS-U
7 7 (1.01%) DocuMatrix
7 7 (1.01%) Ringtail
7 7 (1.01%) SAP CO
7 7 (1.01%) SAP ERP
7 7 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (1.01%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 6 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.72%) NetSuite
9 5 (0.72%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.35%) SaaS
2 33 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (4.05%) Force.com
4 21 (3.04%) FinancialForce
4 21 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (2.32%) Office 365
6 10 (1.45%) IaaS
6 10 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (1.01%) PaaS
8 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.72%) GitHub
10 4 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.29%) Asana
12 2 (0.29%) G Suite
12 2 (0.29%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.29%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.89%) Network Security
2 17 (2.46%) Firewall
3 15 (2.17%) WAN
4 14 (2.03%) LAN
5 11 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.30%) SAN
7 8 (1.16%) Skype
8 7 (1.01%) DNS
9 6 (0.87%) Internet
9 6 (0.87%) VPN
10 5 (0.72%) Broadband
10 5 (0.72%) DHCP
10 5 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.72%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.58%) H.323
11 4 (0.58%) SS7
11 4 (0.58%) VoIP
11 4 (0.58%) Wireless
12 3 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.03%) SAP HANA
3 9 (1.30%) MySQL
3 9 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.01%) Big Data
5 7 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.87%) Essbase
6 6 (0.87%) SAP BW
7 5 (0.72%) Data Lake
7 5 (0.72%) GIS
7 5 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.58%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.43%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.43%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (0.43%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (2.46%) JIRA
2 15 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.59%) eCATT
3 11 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.59%) LSMW
4 9 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.87%) Cucumber
5 6 (0.87%) Selenium
6 5 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.43%) gulp
7 3 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.43%) Subversion
8 2 (0.29%) Ant
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.29%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.14%) RSpec
9 1 (0.14%) Zephyr
General
1 235 (34.01%) Finance
2 100 (14.47%) Telecoms
3 68 (9.84%) Retail
4 46 (6.66%) Marketing
5 35 (5.07%) Legal
5 35 (5.07%) Manufacturing
6 29 (4.20%) Law
7 16 (2.32%) Publishing
8 15 (2.17%) Banking
9 14 (2.03%) Back Office
10 11 (1.59%) Electronics
11 9 (1.30%) Games
12 8 (1.16%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.72%) Military
14 4 (0.58%) Advertising
14 4 (0.58%) French Language
14 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.43%) Brand Awareness
15 3 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 173 (25.04%) Analyst
2 75 (10.85%) Consultant
3 61 (8.83%) Systems Analyst
4 52 (7.53%) Business Systems Analyst
5 48 (6.95%) Business Analyst
6 42 (6.08%) Project Manager
7 38 (5.50%) Architect
8 32 (4.63%) Administrator
9 29 (4.20%) Developer
10 28 (4.05%) Oracle Analyst
11 25 (3.62%) Recruitment Consultant
12 24 (3.47%) IT Manager
12 24 (3.47%) SQL Analyst
13 23 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
14 21 (3.04%) Analyst Programmer
14 21 (3.04%) Delivery Manager
14 21 (3.04%) Programmer
14 21 (3.04%) SQL Programmer
15 20 (2.89%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
15 20 (2.89%) PL/SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.04%) EDI
2 15 (2.17%) .NET
3 13 (1.88%) IDoc
4 12 (1.74%) HTML
5 9 (1.30%) CSS
6 7 (1.01%) SAP BSP
6 7 (1.01%) SAPUI5
6 7 (1.01%) Spring
6 7 (1.01%) Visualforce
7 5 (0.72%) CSS3
7 5 (0.72%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (0.72%) HTML5
7 5 (0.72%) jQuery
7 5 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (0.72%) SAP Fiori
7 5 (0.72%) Web Services
8 4 (0.58%) REST
8 4 (0.58%) XML
9 3 (0.43%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (0.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.93%) Data Centre
3 35 (5.07%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (4.63%) Management Information System
5 27 (3.91%) Computer Science
6 25 (3.62%) Fintech
7 19 (2.75%) iPad
8 17 (2.46%) PMI
9 16 (2.32%) Public Cloud
9 16 (2.32%) User Experience
10 11 (1.59%) LIMS
11 9 (1.30%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.16%) Smart Meter
13 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
13 6 (0.87%) Replication
13 6 (0.87%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
14 5 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (6.51%) Windows
2 28 (4.05%) Linux
3 17 (2.46%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.01%) Unix
7 7 (1.01%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.72%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.58%) Android
9 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.43%) Debian
10 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.29%) VMS
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.14%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.14%) Solaris
12 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (16.64%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (14.76%) Problem-Solving
3 91 (13.17%) Project Management
4 76 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 71 (10.27%) Validation
6 70 (10.13%) CRM
7 68 (9.84%) Service Delivery
8 64 (9.26%) ITIL
9 60 (8.68%) Process Improvement
10 55 (7.96%) Service Management
11 46 (6.66%) ERP
12 45 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 40 (5.79%) Business Analysis
13 40 (5.79%) Change Management
14 38 (5.50%) DevOps
14 38 (5.50%) PRINCE2
14 38 (5.50%) Strategic Thinking
14 38 (5.50%) Waterfall
15 35 (5.07%) Presales
15 35 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (10.56%) SQL
2 47 (6.80%) Java
3 28 (4.05%) Apex Code
4 25 (3.62%) PL/SQL
5 17 (2.46%) C#
6 16 (2.32%) Python
7 14 (2.03%) ABAP
8 11 (1.59%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.59%) PHP
9 10 (1.45%) C
10 9 (1.30%) Ruby
11 8 (1.16%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.58%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.58%) C++
12 4 (0.58%) Go
12 4 (0.58%) Perl
12 4 (0.58%) R
12 4 (0.58%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.43%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.43%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 110 (15.92%) Degree
2 21 (3.04%) PMI Certification
2 21 (3.04%) SC Cleared
2 21 (3.04%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.46%) PMP
4 16 (2.32%) CBAP
4 16 (2.32%) IIBA
5 12 (1.74%) AWS Certification
5 12 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.59%) ISEB
6 11 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.30%) MCSA
9 7 (1.01%) CCNA
9 7 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (1.01%) MCITP
9 7 (1.01%) MCSE
10 6 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.72%) HNC
11 5 (0.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.92%) SLA
2 20 (2.89%) QA
3 14 (2.03%) GDPR
4 10 (1.45%) PMO
5 8 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.43%) COBIT
8 2 (0.29%) GAAP
8 2 (0.29%) IFRS
8 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.14%) MiFID
9 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.30%) Docker
5 4 (0.58%) vSphere
6 3 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.43%) vCloud
7 1 (0.14%) Firmware
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (1.59%) SCCM
2 7 (1.01%) Puppet
3 5 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (0.43%) Ansible
4 3 (0.43%) Cacti
4 3 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.29%) Mesos
5 2 (0.29%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.14%) SCOM
6 1 (0.14%) Terraform
6 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.14%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.14%) vMotion
6 1 (0.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 125 (18.09%) Oracle
2 112 (16.21%) SAP
3 91 (13.17%) Microsoft
4 58 (8.39%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (3.91%) hybris
5 27 (3.91%) VMware
6 23 (3.33%) IBM
7 20 (2.89%) Cisco
8 16 (2.32%) Citrix
9 10 (1.45%) Splunk
10 9 (1.30%) Aderant
10 9 (1.30%) HP
11 8 (1.16%) Google
11 8 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
11 8 (1.16%) WorldPay
11 8 (1.16%) Xerox
12 7 (1.01%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.01%) NetApp
12 7 (1.01%) Veeam
13 6 (0.87%) Concur