Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 552 482 484
Rank change year-on-year -70 +2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Billing 228 444 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.33% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the General category 0.98% 1.51% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 154 343 322
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,375 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.26% -14.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,675 £17,750 £25,272
90th Percentile £69,625 £57,500 £73,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +27.91% -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 23,199 29,460 38,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.79% 34.97% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16,964 21,906 29,371
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £68,750
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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 2020. 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 +34 74 £47,500 +5.56% 20
North of England -4 58 £45,500 +127.50% 16
Midlands -9 44 £42,500 +6.25% 14
North West +28 31 £45,500 +22.97% 8
East of England +66 23 £60,000 +20.00% 7
East Midlands +9 22 £42,500 +6.25% 5
West Midlands +9 22 £36,000 -7.69% 9
Yorkshire +29 18 £50,000 +38.89% 6
South West -28 14 £35,000 -12.50% 4
North East -28 9 £31,750 +80.35% 2
Scotland +22 7 £42,500 - 1
Wales -5 5 £44,250 +33.39%
Northern Ireland - 4 - - 1
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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.

1 106 (46.49%) Finance
2 61 (26.75%) Project Management
3 55 (24.12%) SQL
4 50 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (20.18%) Degree
6 42 (18.42%) Microsoft
6 42 (18.42%) CRM
7 36 (15.79%) ERP
7 36 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
8 33 (14.47%) Oracle
9 32 (14.04%) Telecoms
10 27 (11.84%) Windows
10 27 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
10 27 (11.84%) Mentoring
10 27 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
11 24 (10.53%) SaaS
11 24 (10.53%) SAP
12 23 (10.09%) .NET
13 21 (9.21%) Azure
13 21 (9.21%) Analytics
13 21 (9.21%) PowerShell
14 20 (8.77%) Business Development
15 19 (8.33%) Marketing
15 19 (8.33%) JavaScript
15 19 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
16 18 (7.89%) ITIL
16 18 (7.89%) C#
16 18 (7.89%) Management Information System
16 18 (7.89%) Scrum
16 18 (7.89%) Waterfall

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 10 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.19%) IIS
4 4 (1.75%) Confluence
5 2 (0.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (5.70%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (4.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (4.39%) MS Visio
6 6 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.39%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (3.51%) SAP SD
3 6 (2.63%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.75%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (1.32%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.32%) Oracle BRM
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.88%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.44%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.44%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.53%) SaaS
2 21 (9.21%) Azure
3 13 (5.70%) Office 365
4 12 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (5.26%) FinancialForce
4 12 (5.26%) Force.com
5 9 (3.95%) IaaS
5 9 (3.95%) PaaS
6 6 (2.63%) AWS
7 5 (2.19%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (2.19%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 5 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.32%) AWS CodePipeline
8 3 (1.32%) GitHub
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle CX
8 3 (1.32%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.32%) WhatsApp
9 2 (0.88%) Datadog
9 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Flow
9 2 (0.88%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.46%) Internet
2 11 (4.82%) Firewall
3 7 (3.07%) DNS
3 7 (3.07%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.19%) DMZ
4 5 (2.19%) Unified Communications
4 5 (2.19%) Wireless
5 3 (1.32%) Broadband
5 3 (1.32%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.32%) LLU
5 3 (1.32%) SSH
5 3 (1.32%) VoIP
6 2 (0.88%) ADSL
6 2 (0.88%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.88%) DHCP
6 2 (0.88%) LAN
6 2 (0.88%) PBX
6 2 (0.88%) RTP
6 2 (0.88%) VPN
6 2 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.82%) Big Data
4 11 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.63%) Redis
8 5 (2.19%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (2.19%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.75%) TimesTen
10 3 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.32%) Power BI
10 3 (1.32%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (5.70%) JIRA
2 12 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.19%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.32%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.32%) CircleCI
5 3 (1.32%) GitLab
5 3 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.32%) Liquibase
5 3 (1.32%) Subversion
5 3 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.44%) LSMW
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 106 (46.49%) Finance
2 32 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.33%) Marketing
4 14 (6.14%) Retail
5 12 (5.26%) Legal
6 11 (4.82%) Banking
7 10 (4.39%) Public Sector
8 7 (3.07%) Back Office
9 5 (2.19%) Local Government
9 5 (2.19%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.88%) Electronics
10 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.88%) Law
11 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.44%) Automotive
11 1 (0.44%) Games
11 1 (0.44%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (19.74%) Analyst
2 32 (14.04%) Developer
3 21 (9.21%) Consultant
4 19 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.02%) Systems Analyst
6 14 (6.14%) Product Manager
7 11 (4.82%) Architect
7 11 (4.82%) SQL Developer
7 11 (4.82%) Support Engineer
8 10 (4.39%) Oracle Analyst
8 10 (4.39%) Team Leader
9 9 (3.95%) C# Developer
9 9 (3.95%) Programme Manager
9 9 (3.95%) SAP Consultant
9 9 (3.95%) Service Analyst
10 8 (3.51%) Financial Software Trainer
10 8 (3.51%) IT Manager
10 8 (3.51%) Trainer
11 7 (3.07%) Programme Test Manager
11 7 (3.07%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.09%) .NET
2 11 (4.82%) Web Services
3 10 (4.39%) ASP.NET
3 10 (4.39%) HTML
4 6 (2.63%) CSS
5 5 (2.19%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.19%) Entity Framework
5 5 (2.19%) LINQ
5 5 (2.19%) WCF
5 5 (2.19%) WPF
6 4 (1.75%) HTML5
6 4 (1.75%) RESTful
6 4 (1.75%) XML
7 3 (1.32%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.32%) J2EE
7 3 (1.32%) JMS
7 3 (1.32%) JSON
7 3 (1.32%) LAMP
7 3 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (1.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 15 (6.58%) User Experience
4 12 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 12 (5.26%) Internet of Things
5 11 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.51%) iPhone
7 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.75%) CMDB
8 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.44%) CCTV
10 1 (0.44%) FMCG
10 1 (0.44%) iPad
10 1 (0.44%) LIMS
10 1 (0.44%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.44%) Replication
10 1 (0.44%) Social Media
10 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.84%) Windows
2 10 (4.39%) Android
2 10 (4.39%) Linux
2 10 (4.39%) Unix
3 7 (3.07%) Windows 10
3 7 (3.07%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.07%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.19%) CentOS
6 4 (1.75%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.32%) VMS
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (26.75%) Project Management
2 50 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (18.42%) CRM
4 36 (15.79%) ERP
4 36 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (11.84%) Mentoring
6 21 (9.21%) Analytics
7 20 (8.77%) Business Development
8 18 (7.89%) ITIL
8 18 (7.89%) Scrum
8 18 (7.89%) Waterfall
9 17 (7.46%) Customer Requirements
10 16 (7.02%) Decision-Making
11 15 (6.58%) Document Management
11 15 (6.58%) Microservices
11 15 (6.58%) Project Delivery
11 15 (6.58%) Resource Management
11 15 (6.58%) Service Delivery
12 14 (6.14%) Customer Engagement
12 14 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (24.12%) SQL
2 21 (9.21%) PowerShell
3 19 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 18 (7.89%) C#
5 13 (5.70%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.95%) C
6 9 (3.95%) Java
7 8 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.07%) VB
8 7 (3.07%) VBA
9 6 (2.63%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.63%) VB6
10 5 (2.19%) C++
10 5 (2.19%) Python
11 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.75%) PHP
11 4 (1.75%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.32%) ABAP
12 3 (1.32%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (20.18%) Degree
2 9 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.32%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.32%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) AAT
6 2 (0.88%) ACCA
6 2 (0.88%) CIMA
6 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) GISP
6 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.88%) PMP
6 2 (0.88%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.70%) SLA
2 10 (4.39%) QA
3 5 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.32%) GDPR
4 3 (1.32%) PMO
5 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.95%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (3.51%) Docker
4 4 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.32%) vCloud
6 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (4.39%) Terraform
2 7 (3.07%) Ansible
3 5 (2.19%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.32%) vRealize
5 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.88%) Puppet
6 1 (0.44%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.44%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 42 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.47%) Oracle
3 24 (10.53%) SAP
4 15 (6.58%) Sage
5 14 (6.14%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (5.26%) Advent
7 9 (3.95%) Telstra
7 9 (3.95%) Xero
8 8 (3.51%) Sun
9 6 (2.63%) FIS
9 6 (2.63%) VMware
9 6 (2.63%) WorldPay
10 5 (2.19%) HP
11 4 (1.75%) Apple
11 4 (1.75%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.75%) EMC
11 4 (1.75%) IBM
12 3 (1.32%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.32%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.32%) NEC