Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 542 543 494
Rank change year-on-year +1 -49 -21
Permanent jobs citing Billing 717 804 1,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.20% 1.08% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 559 503 663
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £30,000 £25,550
90th Percentile £76,500 £83,750 £78,750
UK median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.00% +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 59,733 74,112 74,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.25% 44.04% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46,328 54,928 61,192
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,498 £30,000 £29,146
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +5 247 £60,000 +6.19% 38
North of England +24 119 £20,000 -50.00% 23
South East -15 118 £47,500 -13.64% 22
Midlands +14 103 £40,000 -11.11% 16
South West +58 81 £41,500 -17.00% 8
North West -10 59 £20,000 -60.00% 15
East Midlands +60 53 £40,000 -20.00% 4
West Midlands -42 50 £38,500 -14.44% 11
East of England +29 35 £53,000 +24.71% 5
North East +25 32 £17,605 -55.57% 3
Yorkshire +20 28 £37,250 -6.88% 5
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 219 (30.54%) Finance
2 138 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (18.55%) Problem-Solving
4 127 (17.71%) Project Management
5 108 (15.06%) Telecoms
6 101 (14.09%) Oracle
6 101 (14.09%) Microsoft
7 95 (13.25%) Degree
8 94 (13.11%) SAP
9 90 (12.55%) SQL
10 86 (11.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 86 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
11 81 (11.30%) Service Delivery
12 71 (9.90%) Marketing
13 69 (9.62%) CRM
14 68 (9.48%) Microsoft Office
15 66 (9.21%) Process Improvement
16 65 (9.07%) ITIL
17 64 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
18 60 (8.37%) Data Centre
19 58 (8.09%) PRINCE2
20 56 (7.81%) Windows
20 56 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
21 55 (7.67%) SaaS
22 52 (7.25%) Validation
22 52 (7.25%) Retail
23 51 (7.11%) Java
24 49 (6.83%) Service Management
25 46 (6.42%) Microsoft Excel
26 45 (6.28%) Amazon AWS

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 17 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.39%) IIS
2 10 (1.39%) SAS
3 8 (1.12%) Apache Spark
4 6 (0.84%) Apache Solr
4 6 (0.84%) nginx
5 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.56%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.42%) Apache
6 3 (0.42%) CMS
6 3 (0.42%) SAP Portal
7 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.14%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.14%) Smallworld
Applications
1 68 (9.48%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (6.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.81%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.84%) SPSS
6 6 (0.84%) Stata
7 4 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (3.63%) SAP SD
2 12 (1.67%) SAP Hybris
3 11 (1.53%) SAP ERP
4 7 (0.98%) Relativity
4 7 (0.98%) SAP APO
4 7 (0.98%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (0.84%) Magento
5 6 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.84%) Primavera
5 6 (0.84%) SAP CRM
5 6 (0.84%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.70%) Elite 3E
6 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.70%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.70%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.56%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 55 (7.67%) SaaS
2 45 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (4.60%) Force.com
4 28 (3.91%) FinancialForce
5 27 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (3.07%) Office 365
7 18 (2.51%) IaaS
8 12 (1.67%) Slack
9 10 (1.39%) GitHub
9 10 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (1.26%) PaaS
11 6 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.70%) Asana
12 5 (0.70%) G Suite
12 5 (0.70%) Serverless
13 4 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.56%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.56%) AWS CloudTrail
13 4 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.35%) Firewall
2 22 (3.07%) LAN
2 22 (3.07%) WAN
3 18 (2.51%) Internet
3 18 (2.51%) Network Security
4 10 (1.39%) SAN
4 10 (1.39%) Skype
5 9 (1.26%) Unified Communications
6 8 (1.12%) NAS
7 7 (0.98%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (0.84%) iSCSI
8 6 (0.84%) SMS
8 6 (0.84%) VoIP
9 5 (0.70%) DNS
9 5 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.70%) PBX
10 4 (0.56%) DHCP
10 4 (0.56%) H.323
10 4 (0.56%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (5.86%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.07%) MySQL
3 16 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.53%) Big Data
4 11 (1.53%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.39%) SAP HANA
5 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.26%) Hadoop
7 8 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (0.98%) Couchbase
8 7 (0.98%) Data Mining
8 7 (0.98%) DB2
8 7 (0.98%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.98%) SAP BW
8 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (3.21%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.93%) JIRA
4 14 (1.95%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.26%) Subversion
7 8 (1.12%) eCATT
7 8 (1.12%) LSMW
8 7 (0.98%) Bitbucket
8 7 (0.98%) Maven
9 6 (0.84%) gulp
9 6 (0.84%) InstallShield
10 5 (0.70%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (0.70%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.70%) Selenium
10 5 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.14%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.14%) Zephyr
General
1 219 (30.54%) Finance
2 108 (15.06%) Telecoms
3 71 (9.90%) Marketing
4 52 (7.25%) Retail
5 38 (5.30%) Manufacturing
6 30 (4.18%) Legal
7 24 (3.35%) Back Office
7 24 (3.35%) Banking
8 21 (2.93%) Law
9 16 (2.23%) Electronics
10 13 (1.81%) Publishing
11 8 (1.12%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.84%) French Language
12 6 (0.84%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.70%) Games
14 4 (0.56%) Automotive
14 4 (0.56%) German Language
14 4 (0.56%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.56%) Military
15 3 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 165 (23.01%) Analyst
2 65 (9.07%) Consultant
3 63 (8.79%) Project Manager
4 48 (6.69%) Developer
5 47 (6.56%) Systems Analyst
6 43 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 35 (4.88%) Business Systems Analyst
8 31 (4.32%) Administrator
8 31 (4.32%) Delivery Manager
9 29 (4.04%) Architect
10 28 (3.91%) IT Manager
11 26 (3.63%) Oracle Analyst
11 26 (3.63%) Recruitment Consultant
11 26 (3.63%) SQL Analyst
12 23 (3.21%) Applications Engineer
13 22 (3.07%) Senior Manager
14 20 (2.79%) Analyst Programmer
14 20 (2.79%) Programmer
14 20 (2.79%) Senior Developer
15 19 (2.65%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.74%) Web Services
2 31 (4.32%) .NET
3 24 (3.35%) HTML
4 19 (2.65%) EDI
5 16 (2.23%) jQuery
6 13 (1.81%) CSS
6 13 (1.81%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (1.81%) Spring
6 13 (1.81%) WCF
6 13 (1.81%) XML
7 12 (1.67%) ASP.NET
7 12 (1.67%) IDoc
8 11 (1.53%) RESTful
9 10 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (1.39%) JSON
10 9 (1.26%) .NET Core
10 9 (1.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (1.12%) HTML5
12 7 (0.98%) CSS3
13 6 (0.84%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (8.37%) Data Centre
3 43 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 38 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (3.63%) User Experience
6 24 (3.35%) Fintech
7 23 (3.21%) PMI
8 16 (2.23%) Public Cloud
8 16 (2.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 12 (1.67%) iPad
10 10 (1.39%) Enterprise Cloud
10 10 (1.39%) Replication
11 9 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.12%) Clustering
12 8 (1.12%) LIMS
12 8 (1.12%) Smart Meter
13 7 (0.98%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
15 5 (0.70%) AS400
15 5 (0.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.81%) Windows
2 35 (4.88%) Linux
3 19 (2.65%) Windows Server
3 19 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (1.95%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.67%) Windows 2000
7 11 (1.53%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.39%) Android
8 10 (1.39%) Unix
9 9 (1.26%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.12%) Debian
10 8 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.98%) VMS
12 6 (0.84%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.28%) HPUX
16 1 (0.14%) AIX
16 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (18.55%) Problem-Solving
3 127 (17.71%) Project Management
4 86 (11.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 81 (11.30%) Service Delivery
6 69 (9.62%) CRM
7 66 (9.21%) Process Improvement
8 65 (9.07%) ITIL
9 64 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 58 (8.09%) PRINCE2
11 52 (7.25%) Validation
12 49 (6.83%) Service Management
13 44 (6.14%) Change Management
13 44 (6.14%) Coaching
13 44 (6.14%) ERP
14 43 (6.00%) Presales
15 41 (5.72%) Business Analysis
16 40 (5.58%) Migration
17 39 (5.44%) Business Development
18 37 (5.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 90 (12.55%) SQL
2 51 (7.11%) Java
3 34 (4.74%) Apex Code
4 30 (4.18%) C#
5 27 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 24 (3.35%) Python
7 22 (3.07%) PHP
8 21 (2.93%) VB
9 19 (2.65%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.23%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.09%) Shell Script
12 13 (1.81%) Bourne shell
12 13 (1.81%) C-shell
12 13 (1.81%) Korn
12 13 (1.81%) Ruby
13 10 (1.39%) Perl
14 9 (1.26%) ABAP
14 9 (1.26%) R
15 8 (1.12%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.98%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 95 (13.25%) Degree
2 28 (3.91%) PMI Certification
3 26 (3.63%) PMP
4 22 (3.07%) CBAP
4 22 (3.07%) IIBA
4 22 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.07%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.53%) ISEB
8 9 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (1.12%) AWS Certification
9 8 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.84%) MCDBA
12 4 (0.56%) CCNA
12 4 (0.56%) MCSE
12 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.86%) SLA
2 34 (4.74%) GDPR
3 19 (2.65%) PMO
4 18 (2.51%) QA
5 11 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.70%) COBIT
7 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.28%) SEPA
10 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.53%) vSphere
3 9 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.12%) Docker
4 8 (1.12%) vCloud
4 8 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.84%) NFS
6 3 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.42%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 10 (1.39%) SCCM
2 9 (1.26%) NetBackup
3 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (0.84%) vCenter Server
3 6 (0.84%) vMotion
3 6 (0.84%) WMI
4 4 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.42%) Ansible
5 3 (0.42%) SCOM
6 2 (0.28%) Cacti
6 2 (0.28%) Mesos
6 2 (0.28%) Netcool
6 2 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.28%) OpenView
6 2 (0.28%) Puppet
6 2 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.14%) Terraform
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 101 (14.09%) Microsoft
1 101 (14.09%) Oracle
2 94 (13.11%) SAP
3 56 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (3.07%) IBM
5 21 (2.93%) Cisco
6 18 (2.51%) VMware
7 17 (2.37%) HP
8 14 (1.95%) Citrix
9 13 (1.81%) hybris
10 12 (1.67%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.26%) Veeam
12 8 (1.12%) Dell
12 8 (1.12%) EMC
12 8 (1.12%) NetApp
13 7 (0.98%) Aderant
13 7 (0.98%) BT
13 7 (0.98%) NEC
14 6 (0.84%) Concur
14 6 (0.84%) OpenText