Period
to 9 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 552 478 503
Rank change year-on-year -74 +25 -71
Permanent jobs citing Billing 255 491 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.34% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the General category 1.00% 1.51% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 173 378 273
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £19,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £74,750
UK median annual salary £53,500 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +24.42% -14.00% +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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 25,583 32,424 38,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.64% 36.56% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18,677 24,275 29,165
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the UK excluding London

Billing
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Billing in the UK excluding London

Billing
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Billing in the UK excluding London

Billing
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 9 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
South East +39 104 £45,000 -7.69% 25
North of England -16 49 £49,000 +145.00% 16
Midlands -33 38 £40,000 - 7
West Midlands +2 32 £39,500 +2.60% 3
North West +3 28 £49,000 +145.00% 5
East of England +60 25 £60,000 +13.21% 6
Yorkshire +21 20 £50,000 +34.23% 7
South West -62 14 £35,000 -15.66% 8
Scotland +2 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Wales 0 8 £28,388 -14.43% 2
Northern Ireland +9 6 - - 1
East Midlands -28 6 £50,000 +25.00% 4
North East -7 1 £23,500 +33.48% 4
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 9 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Billing.

1 111 (43.53%) Finance
2 67 (26.27%) Project Management
3 61 (23.92%) SQL
4 58 (22.75%) Telecoms
5 51 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (18.43%) Degree
7 39 (15.29%) CRM
8 37 (14.51%) ERP
9 36 (14.12%) Microsoft
10 34 (13.33%) Oracle
10 34 (13.33%) SAP
11 33 (12.94%) SQL Server
12 29 (11.37%) Data Warehouse
12 29 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
14 26 (10.20%) SaaS
15 24 (9.41%) Unix
15 24 (9.41%) Mentoring
16 23 (9.02%) Data Modelling
16 23 (9.02%) Management Information System
17 21 (8.24%) Analytics
18 20 (7.84%) Resource Management
18 20 (7.84%) Retail
19 19 (7.45%) Marketing
19 19 (7.45%) Windows
19 19 (7.45%) Project Delivery
20 18 (7.06%) User Experience
20 18 (7.06%) Data Centre
20 18 (7.06%) SAP S/4HANA

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 8 (3.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.78%) CMS
3 2 (0.78%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.39%) Confluence
4 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.39%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.10%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (3.92%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (7.06%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (3.14%) SAP SD
3 6 (2.35%) SAP ERP
3 6 (2.35%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.57%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 3 (1.18%) NetSuite
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.18%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.78%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.39%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.20%) SaaS
2 13 (5.10%) Azure
3 12 (4.71%) FinancialForce
3 12 (4.71%) Force.com
4 11 (4.31%) IaaS
5 9 (3.53%) PaaS
6 7 (2.75%) WhatsApp
7 5 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (1.96%) Office 365
8 4 (1.57%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.57%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 3 (1.18%) AWS
9 3 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.18%) Oracle CX
9 3 (1.18%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.78%) GCP
10 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Flow
10 2 (0.78%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.27%) Internet
2 8 (3.14%) Firewall
3 7 (2.75%) DNS
4 6 (2.35%) iBeacon
4 6 (2.35%) LTE
4 6 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.57%) Broadband
5 4 (1.57%) DMZ
5 4 (1.57%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.57%) LLU
5 4 (1.57%) Network Security
6 3 (1.18%) LAN
6 3 (1.18%) WAN
7 2 (0.78%) DHCP
7 2 (0.78%) DSL
7 2 (0.78%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.78%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.78%) Wireless
7 2 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.37%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.71%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.31%) Big Data
6 11 (4.31%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (3.53%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.14%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (2.75%) Redis
9 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (1.96%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.57%) MS Access
11 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.57%) TimesTen
12 3 (1.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.35%) JIRA
2 6 (2.35%) LSMW
3 4 (1.57%) Liquibase
3 4 (1.57%) Subversion
4 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.39%) MSI
5 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (43.53%) Finance
2 58 (22.75%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.84%) Retail
4 19 (7.45%) Marketing
5 15 (5.88%) Legal
6 13 (5.10%) Banking
7 11 (4.31%) Public Sector
8 8 (3.14%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.96%) Back Office
10 4 (1.57%) Local Government
11 2 (0.78%) Electronics
11 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.39%) Automotive
12 1 (0.39%) Games
12 1 (0.39%) Korean Language
12 1 (0.39%) Law
12 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 47 (18.43%) Analyst
2 31 (12.16%) Developer
3 21 (8.24%) Consultant
4 19 (7.45%) Project Manager
5 15 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 14 (5.49%) Architect
6 14 (5.49%) SQL Developer
7 13 (5.10%) Product Manager
7 13 (5.10%) Test Engineer
8 11 (4.31%) SAP Consultant
9 9 (3.53%) C# Developer
9 9 (3.53%) Programme Manager
9 9 (3.53%) Support Engineer
10 8 (3.14%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.14%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (3.14%) Financial Software Trainer
10 8 (3.14%) SAP Analyst
10 8 (3.14%) Service Manager
10 8 (3.14%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.06%) .NET
2 17 (6.67%) HTML
3 11 (4.31%) CSS
4 10 (3.92%) Web Services
5 9 (3.53%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.53%) HTML5
6 7 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (2.75%) CSS3
6 7 (2.75%) Vue.js
7 6 (2.35%) SAP Smart Forms
7 6 (2.35%) XML
8 5 (1.96%) J2EE
8 5 (1.96%) RESTful
8 5 (1.96%) SAP Fiori
8 5 (1.96%) SOAP
9 4 (1.57%) JSP
9 4 (1.57%) Spring
9 4 (1.57%) Spring Boot
9 4 (1.57%) Struts
9 4 (1.57%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.02%) Management Information System
3 18 (7.06%) Data Centre
3 18 (7.06%) User Experience
4 11 (4.31%) Internet of Things
5 7 (2.75%) CMDB
5 7 (2.75%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.35%) CCTV
6 6 (2.35%) iPhone
7 5 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.78%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.78%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.39%) FMCG
9 1 (0.39%) LIMS
9 1 (0.39%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.39%) PMI
9 1 (0.39%) Replication
9 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.41%) Unix
2 19 (7.45%) Windows
3 12 (4.71%) Android
4 10 (3.92%) Linux
5 7 (2.75%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.75%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.96%) VMS
6 5 (1.96%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.57%) CentOS
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.27%) Project Management
2 51 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (15.29%) CRM
4 37 (14.51%) ERP
5 29 (11.37%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (9.41%) Mentoring
7 23 (9.02%) Data Modelling
8 21 (8.24%) Analytics
9 20 (7.84%) Resource Management
10 19 (7.45%) Project Delivery
11 18 (7.06%) ETL
12 17 (6.67%) Service Delivery
13 16 (6.27%) ITIL
14 15 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (5.88%) Coaching
14 15 (5.88%) Microservices
15 14 (5.49%) Decision-Making
15 14 (5.49%) Kimball Methodology
15 14 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (5.49%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 61 (23.92%) SQL
2 16 (6.27%) JavaScript
2 16 (6.27%) T-SQL
3 15 (5.88%) C#
4 14 (5.49%) PowerShell
5 11 (4.31%) Java
5 11 (4.31%) VBA
6 8 (3.14%) ABAP
6 8 (3.14%) VB
7 6 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.35%) VB6
8 5 (1.96%) SAPscript
9 4 (1.57%) C++
9 4 (1.57%) PHP
10 3 (1.18%) Ruby
11 2 (0.78%) C
11 2 (0.78%) Python
11 2 (0.78%) R
11 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (18.43%) Degree
2 9 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.57%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.18%) PMP
5 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) AAT
6 2 (0.78%) ACCA
6 2 (0.78%) CIMA
6 2 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.78%) OCA
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.78%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.39%) HNC
7 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.10%) SLA
2 8 (3.14%) QA
3 3 (1.18%) PMO
4 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.75%) Docker
2 7 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.96%) vCloud
3 5 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (4.71%) Netcool
2 11 (4.31%) AirWatch
3 9 (3.53%) Terraform
4 5 (1.96%) vRealize
5 4 (1.57%) Ansible
6 3 (1.18%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.39%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.39%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.39%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 36 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.33%) Oracle
2 34 (13.33%) SAP
3 15 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (4.71%) Advent
4 12 (4.71%) Remedy
5 9 (3.53%) Telstra
5 9 (3.53%) Xero
6 8 (3.14%) Sage
6 8 (3.14%) Sun
6 8 (3.14%) VMware
7 7 (2.75%) Xamarin
8 6 (2.35%) FIS
8 6 (2.35%) HP
8 6 (2.35%) Openreach
8 6 (2.35%) Tableau
8 6 (2.35%) WorldPay
9 5 (1.96%) EMC
9 5 (1.96%) Guidewire
9 5 (1.96%) IBM