Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 437 512 512
Rank change year-on-year +75 0 -17
Permanent jobs citing Billing 89 374 451
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.32% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the General category 1.01% 1.35% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 223 354
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -1.62%
10th Percentile £33,225 £25,750 £21,825
90th Percentile £63,250 £68,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -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 8,783 27,791 35,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 31.40% 34.05% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6,593 20,030 27,035
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,650 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Billing as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Billing in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 September 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
Midlands +111 27 £39,000 -13.33% 1
South East +116 25 £55,000 +22.22% 8
East Midlands +107 24 £39,000 -25.71%
North of England +84 24 £39,093 -17.70% 5
North West +60 16 £39,500 -16.84% 1
Yorkshire +116 8 £36,000 -15.29% 4
South West +124 5 £55,000 +37.50% 5
East of England +126 3 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Scotland +90 3 £55,000 +12.24%
West Midlands +70 3 £33,500 -25.56% 1
Wales +41 1 £37,500 +23.18%
Northern Ireland +18 1 - - 1
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 24 (26.97%) Degree
3 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.35%) Telecoms
4 19 (21.35%) Oracle
5 18 (20.22%) Validation
6 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
7 16 (17.98%) Customer Requirements
8 15 (16.85%) CRM
8 15 (16.85%) SQL
9 14 (15.73%) System Testing
9 14 (15.73%) Azure
10 13 (14.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (14.61%) ITIL
10 13 (14.61%) Windows
11 12 (13.48%) SLA
11 12 (13.48%) Business Development
12 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (11.24%) Change Management
12 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (7.87%) Software Delivery
13 7 (7.87%) Business Case
13 7 (7.87%) Service Management
13 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (7.87%) Scrum
13 7 (7.87%) IVR
13 7 (7.87%) Cisco
13 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
13 7 (7.87%) Project Management
13 7 (7.87%) Service Desk Management

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 6 (6.74%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Shopify
2 2 (2.25%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.25%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.12%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (1.12%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.12%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.12%) SAP LE
3 1 (1.12%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.12%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.12%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) Azure
2 7 (7.87%) AWS
3 5 (5.62%) Office 365
4 1 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.12%) IaaS
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Cisco IPT
1 6 (6.74%) Skype
1 6 (6.74%) WebEx
2 4 (4.49%) Network Security
3 3 (3.37%) Firewall
4 2 (2.25%) 3GPP
4 2 (2.25%) Broadband
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.25%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (2.25%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.25%) GSM
4 2 (2.25%) INAP
4 2 (2.25%) Internet
4 2 (2.25%) MPLS
4 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.25%) Telepresence
5 1 (1.12%) LAN
5 1 (1.12%) SAN
5 1 (1.12%) SSH
5 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.12%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.12%) GIS
3 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.12%) MySQL
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) Power BI
3 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.12%) Redis
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.12%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.25%) JIRA
1 2 (2.25%) JMeter
1 2 (2.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.12%) LSMW
2 1 (1.12%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 19 (21.35%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.49%) Marketing
3 4 (4.49%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (20.22%) Analyst
2 13 (14.61%) Developer
3 10 (11.24%) Junior
3 10 (11.24%) Oracle Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) Designer
4 7 (7.87%) Development Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) Operations Manager
4 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.87%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) Systems Development Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Technical Leader
5 6 (6.74%) Telecoms Manager
6 5 (5.62%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Junior Oracle Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Technical Product Owner
6 5 (5.62%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) JSON
2 3 (3.37%) .NET
2 3 (3.37%) CSS
2 3 (3.37%) HTML
2 3 (3.37%) Web Services
3 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.25%) CSS3
3 2 (2.25%) HTML5
3 2 (2.25%) LDAP
3 2 (2.25%) React
3 2 (2.25%) RESTful
4 1 (1.12%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.12%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.12%) gRPC
4 1 (1.12%) jQuery
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.12%) REST
4 1 (1.12%) ServiceStack
4 1 (1.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) IVR
3 4 (4.49%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.12%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.12%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.12%) PMI
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) Unix
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.22%) Validation
3 16 (17.98%) Customer Requirements
4 15 (16.85%) CRM
5 14 (15.73%) System Testing
6 13 (14.61%) ITIL
6 13 (14.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (13.48%) Business Development
8 10 (11.24%) Change Management
8 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.87%) Business Case
9 7 (7.87%) Product Management
9 7 (7.87%) Project Management
9 7 (7.87%) Scrum
9 7 (7.87%) Service Desk Management
9 7 (7.87%) Service Management
9 7 (7.87%) Software Delivery
9 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.74%) Product Analysis
10 6 (6.74%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) Java
3 4 (4.49%) C#
3 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.25%) C
5 2 (2.25%) Perl
6 1 (1.12%) ABAP
6 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.12%) Python
6 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (26.97%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.25%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.12%) ACCA
4 1 (1.12%) CIMA
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.12%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) SLA
2 5 (5.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.25%) QA
4 1 (1.12%) GDPR
4 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.62%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.12%) Docker
3 1 (1.12%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.62%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.49%) Terraform
4 1 (1.12%) CloudHub
4 1 (1.12%) Grafana
4 1 (1.12%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Oracle
2 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.87%) Cisco
4 5 (5.62%) CheckPoint
4 5 (5.62%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.62%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.49%) VMware
6 3 (3.37%) SAP
7 2 (2.25%) Amdocs
7 2 (2.25%) Mavenir
7 2 (2.25%) NetCracker
7 2 (2.25%) Sparx
8 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.12%) Databricks
8 1 (1.12%) Google
8 1 (1.12%) hybris
8 1 (1.12%) Polycom
8 1 (1.12%) Splunk
8 1 (1.12%) Veeam
8 1 (1.12%) Xero