Period
to 5 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
England > North West
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 278 300 292
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8 -24
Permanent jobs citing Billing 28 59 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.50% 0.65%
As % of the General category 0.82% 1.23% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 29
North West median annual salary £49,000 £20,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +145.00% -60.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £30,625 £19,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,875 £65,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £44,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.32% -10.50% +5.26%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,417 4,783 5,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 35.12% 40.67% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,536 3,608 4,240
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,870 £66,250
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +4.00%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Billing 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for Billing in the North West

Billing
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the North West over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Billing in the North West

Billing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the North West region over the 6 months to 5 December 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
Manchester +10 16 £47,500 +137.50% 2
Lancashire -4 7 £49,000 +2.08% 1
Cheshire +13 3 £49,750 +10.56%
Merseyside - 2 £52,500 - 2
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Billing.

1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
4 8 (28.57%) SAP
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) ERP
4 8 (28.57%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (25.00%) SAP SD
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (25.00%) QA
6 6 (21.43%) SAP ERP
6 6 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (21.43%) Banking
6 6 (21.43%) Workflow
6 6 (21.43%) VB6
6 6 (21.43%) CRM
6 6 (21.43%) Java
6 6 (21.43%) VB
6 6 (21.43%) VBA
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle
6 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 6 (21.43%) WorldPay
6 6 (21.43%) Actionable Insight
6 6 (21.43%) FIS
6 6 (21.43%) Robotic Process Automation
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) C#
8 4 (14.29%) C++
8 4 (14.29%) .NET

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (21.43%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (25.00%) SAP SD
3 6 (21.43%) SAP ERP
4 2 (7.14%) SAP FI
5 1 (3.57%) SAP CO
5 1 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (3.57%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Broadband
1 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 4 (14.29%) LLU
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Power BI
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
1 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) SAP SD Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Account Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Account Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) EDI
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile Games
2 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ERP
2 6 (21.43%) Actionable Insight
2 6 (21.43%) CRM
2 6 (21.43%) Robotic Process Automation
2 6 (21.43%) Workflow
3 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 4 (14.29%) Microservices
3 4 (14.29%) SOA
3 4 (14.29%) UML
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) Coaching
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Logistics
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (21.43%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 6 (21.43%) VB
3 6 (21.43%) VB6
3 6 (21.43%) VBA
4 5 (17.86%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Erlang
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) SAP
2 6 (21.43%) FIS
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) WorldPay
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) Guidewire
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec