Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 566 575 553
Rank change year-on-year +9 -22 -60
Permanent jobs citing Billing 567 702 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the General category 1.13% 1.06% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 349 545 491
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £27,926 £21,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +9.89%

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 50,290 66,177 75,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.81% 43.09% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 38,322 51,099 54,980
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 +120 279 £62,500 +4.17% 25
South East +26 107 £45,000 -12.20% 21
North of England +11 93 £47,750 +117.05% 10
North West +50 60 £49,000 +139.02% 4
Midlands -25 48 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Midlands -17 40 £43,250 +1.76% 3
Yorkshire +14 32 £37,500 +28.21% 5
East of England +46 24 £45,000 - 1
South West -44 15 £35,000 -15.66% 8
East Midlands -7 8 £50,000 +17.65% 3
North East -4 1 - - 1
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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.

1 195 (34.39%) Finance
2 135 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (21.16%) Telecoms
4 111 (19.58%) Project Management
5 109 (19.22%) Degree
6 98 (17.28%) Microsoft
7 89 (15.70%) SQL
8 81 (14.29%) Marketing
9 72 (12.70%) DevOps
10 70 (12.35%) Problem-Solving
11 68 (11.99%) Java
12 67 (11.82%) CRM
12 67 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
13 61 (10.76%) Python
14 59 (10.41%) ITIL
15 54 (9.52%) SAP
15 54 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
16 53 (9.35%) Oracle
17 48 (8.47%) JavaScript
17 48 (8.47%) Mentoring
17 48 (8.47%) Azure
18 47 (8.29%) AWS
18 47 (8.29%) Project Delivery
19 46 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
20 45 (7.94%) Banking
21 44 (7.76%) SLA
21 44 (7.76%) Microsoft Office
22 43 (7.58%) ERP
23 41 (7.23%) Asset Management
23 41 (7.23%) Google

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 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (2.65%) nginx
2 15 (2.65%) Tornado
3 13 (2.29%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.94%) Confluence
5 9 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (0.88%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.71%) Ethereum
8 4 (0.71%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.53%) Apache
9 3 (0.53%) IPython
9 3 (0.53%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.18%) CMS
11 1 (0.18%) SAS
11 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.18%) Smallworld
11 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (7.76%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (3.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (4.06%) SAP S/4HANA
2 14 (2.47%) SAP SD
3 12 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (1.41%) SAP FI
6 7 (1.23%) SAP CO
6 7 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (1.06%) Documaker
7 6 (1.06%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.71%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.71%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 4 (0.71%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (0.71%) SAP MDG
8 4 (0.71%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 3 (0.53%) Lawson
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle BRM
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.53%) SAP FI-CA
9 3 (0.53%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.47%) Azure
2 47 (8.29%) AWS
3 33 (5.82%) SaaS
4 28 (4.94%) GCP
5 25 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (3.70%) IaaS
7 20 (3.53%) Office 365
8 17 (3.00%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (1.94%) Force.com
10 10 (1.76%) Amazon S3
10 10 (1.76%) Power Platform
11 9 (1.59%) Azure Data Factory
11 9 (1.59%) FinancialForce
12 8 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (1.23%) WhatsApp
14 5 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.88%) Amazon Glacier
14 5 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.88%) PaaS
14 5 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.35%) Internet
2 32 (5.64%) Firewall
3 18 (3.17%) Broadband
4 11 (1.94%) Ethernet
5 10 (1.76%) DNS
6 9 (1.59%) Network Security
6 9 (1.59%) SAN
6 9 (1.59%) SMS
6 9 (1.59%) Software-Defined Networking
6 9 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (1.41%) iBeacon
7 8 (1.41%) LLU
8 7 (1.23%) LAN
8 7 (1.23%) WAN
9 6 (1.06%) Skype
9 6 (1.06%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.88%) VPN
11 4 (0.71%) GSM
12 3 (0.53%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.29%) Big Data
2 30 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.17%) Redis
6 17 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (2.65%) MySQL
8 11 (1.94%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.76%) Power BI
10 7 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.23%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (1.23%) SAP HANA
10 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.06%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.06%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 29 (5.11%) JIRA
2 20 (3.53%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.23%) LSMW
5 5 (0.88%) Subversion
6 4 (0.71%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.53%) MSI
8 2 (0.35%) Appium
8 2 (0.35%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.35%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.35%) Selenium
9 1 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 195 (34.39%) Finance
2 120 (21.16%) Telecoms
3 81 (14.29%) Marketing
4 45 (7.94%) Banking
5 40 (7.05%) Retail
6 31 (5.47%) Legal
7 18 (3.17%) Law
8 13 (2.29%) Public Sector
9 10 (1.76%) Back Office
10 9 (1.59%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.06%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.88%) Electronics
14 4 (0.71%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.53%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.53%) Games
15 3 (0.53%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.53%) Local Government
15 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (14.81%) Analyst
2 60 (10.58%) Developer
3 34 (6.00%) Consultant
4 33 (5.82%) Project Manager
5 29 (5.11%) Architect
6 27 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 25 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 24 (4.23%) Service Manager
9 21 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (3.35%) Product Manager
11 18 (3.17%) Support Engineer
12 17 (3.00%) Systems Analyst
13 16 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
13 16 (2.82%) Designer
14 15 (2.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (2.65%) Data Scientist
14 15 (2.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (2.65%) Senior Data Scientist
14 15 (2.65%) Solutions Designer
14 15 (2.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.29%) HTML
2 28 (4.94%) RESTful
3 26 (4.59%) Flask
4 24 (4.23%) REST
5 21 (3.70%) .NET
6 19 (3.35%) CSS
7 18 (3.17%) Pandas
7 18 (3.17%) scikit-learn
8 17 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (2.65%) HTML5
9 15 (2.65%) Keras
9 15 (2.65%) NumPy
9 15 (2.65%) TensorFlow
10 13 (2.29%) Node.js
11 12 (2.12%) Middleware
12 11 (1.94%) J2EE
12 11 (1.94%) Web Services
13 9 (1.59%) AngularJS
13 9 (1.59%) ASP.NET
14 8 (1.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.82%) Management Information System
2 33 (5.82%) Self-Motivation
3 30 (5.29%) Data Centre
4 26 (4.59%) Virtual Team
5 23 (4.06%) User Experience
6 16 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (1.94%) CMDB
9 10 (1.76%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.41%) CCTV
10 8 (1.41%) iPhone
11 7 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.23%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.71%) Blog
13 4 (0.71%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.17%) Linux
2 30 (5.29%) Unix
2 30 (5.29%) Windows
3 20 (3.53%) Android
4 13 (2.29%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.06%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.88%) VMS
8 4 (0.71%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.53%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.35%) CentOS
10 2 (0.35%) Debian
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (19.58%) Project Management
3 72 (12.70%) DevOps
4 70 (12.35%) Problem-Solving
5 67 (11.82%) CRM
6 59 (10.41%) ITIL
7 48 (8.47%) Mentoring
8 47 (8.29%) Project Delivery
9 43 (7.58%) ERP
10 41 (7.23%) Asset Management
11 39 (6.88%) Analytics
11 39 (6.88%) Waterfall
12 38 (6.70%) Service Management
13 37 (6.53%) Business Development
13 37 (6.53%) Microservices
14 36 (6.35%) Data Modelling
15 35 (6.17%) Creative Thinking
15 35 (6.17%) Service Delivery
16 33 (5.82%) Customer Engagement
16 33 (5.82%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 89 (15.70%) SQL
2 68 (11.99%) Java
3 61 (10.76%) Python
4 48 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.29%) C#
6 23 (4.06%) C++
7 19 (3.35%) Ruby
8 18 (3.17%) PHP
9 15 (2.65%) Go
9 15 (2.65%) T-SQL
10 14 (2.47%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.29%) ABAP
12 12 (2.12%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.76%) VBA
14 9 (1.59%) Perl
15 7 (1.23%) R
15 7 (1.23%) VB
16 5 (0.88%) SAPscript
16 5 (0.88%) VB6
17 4 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (19.22%) Degree
2 18 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.82%) MBA
4 12 (2.12%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.41%) CEH
5 8 (1.41%) CISM
5 8 (1.41%) CISSP
5 8 (1.41%) CRISC
5 8 (1.41%) GSEC
6 7 (1.23%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.06%) HNC
8 5 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.71%) ISEB
9 4 (0.71%) PhD
9 4 (0.71%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.53%) CCNA
10 3 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.53%) PMP
11 2 (0.35%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.76%) SLA
2 26 (4.59%) QA
3 8 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.41%) NIST
4 7 (1.23%) PMO
5 4 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.35%) GDPR
6 2 (0.35%) PSD2
7 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (5.29%) Docker
2 13 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.06%) vCloud
5 5 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (4.59%) Ansible
1 26 (4.59%) Kubernetes
2 22 (3.88%) Terraform
3 15 (2.65%) Mesos
3 15 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.65%) Puppet
3 15 (2.65%) Salt
4 14 (2.47%) Netcool
5 13 (2.29%) AirWatch
6 6 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.88%) vRealize
8 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco CME
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.18%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.18%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.18%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 98 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 54 (9.52%) SAP
3 53 (9.35%) Oracle
4 46 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
5 41 (7.23%) Google
6 29 (5.11%) WorldPay
7 15 (2.65%) BT
8 14 (2.47%) Remedy
9 10 (1.76%) Informatica
9 10 (1.76%) VMware
10 9 (1.59%) Advent
10 9 (1.59%) Apple
10 9 (1.59%) Ericsson
10 9 (1.59%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.59%) Telstra
10 9 (1.59%) Xero
11 8 (1.41%) Sun
12 7 (1.23%) FIS
12 7 (1.23%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.23%) Xamarin