Period
to 6 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 6 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
6 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 561 578 549
Rank change year-on-year +17 -29 -16
Permanent jobs citing Billing 342 400 727
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.39% 0.49%
As % of the General category 0.73% 0.72% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 228 263 495
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -1.04%
75th Percentile £71,250 £70,625 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% - -5.56%

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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 47,078 55,616 82,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.45% 54.44% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33,939 42,999 62,904
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Billing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the UK

Billing
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Billing.

Salary trend for Billing in the UK

Billing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Billing over the 6 months to 6 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Billing in the UK

Billing
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the UK over the 6 months to 6 May 2021. 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
England +33 302 £55,000 +10.00% 95
UK excluding London +63 182 £55,000 +29.41% 80
London +21 124 £55,000 -15.38% 23
South East +92 77 £60,000 +9.09% 22
Work from Home -109 67 £67,000 +21.82% 29
North of England +14 36 £52,500 +75.00% 35
South West -4 30 £27,500 -43.88% 7
Midlands -15 29 £50,000 +17.65% 6
West Midlands -5 22 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Yorkshire +3 18 £53,750 - 1
North West +21 16 £52,500 +75.00% 11
Scotland -6 7 £77,500 +40.91% 8
East Midlands -21 7 £42,500 - 1
East of England +19 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Northern Ireland +9 2 - -
North East +2 2 £32,500 +2.36% 23

For the 6 months to 6 May 2021, 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 with a requirement for Billing.

1 143 (41.81%) Finance
2 81 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (22.81%) Social Skills
4 73 (21.35%) Azure
5 70 (20.47%) SQL
6 69 (20.18%) SaaS
7 67 (19.59%) AWS
8 64 (18.71%) DevOps
9 51 (14.91%) JIRA
9 51 (14.91%) Mentoring
10 50 (14.62%) Kubernetes
10 50 (14.62%) Microsoft
11 48 (14.04%) ITIL
11 48 (14.04%) Git (software)
12 47 (13.74%) Java
13 41 (11.99%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (11.70%) Firewall
14 40 (11.70%) Terraform
15 38 (11.11%) Business Development
16 36 (10.53%) ERP
16 36 (10.53%) Jenkins
17 34 (9.94%) IaaS
17 34 (9.94%) Docker
18 33 (9.65%) Self-Motivation
18 33 (9.65%) Active Directory
19 32 (9.36%) CRM
19 32 (9.36%) SAP
19 32 (9.36%) Telecoms
19 32 (9.36%) Scrum
20 31 (9.06%) Project Management

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (6.43%) Confluence
2 7 (2.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.17%) Apache
3 4 (1.17%) JBoss
3 4 (1.17%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.58%) CMS
6 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (7.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (4.97%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (6.14%) Oracle Receivables
2 16 (4.68%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (3.22%) SAP FI
4 9 (2.63%) Oracle Assets
4 9 (2.63%) SAP FI-CA
5 8 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (2.34%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (2.34%) SAP PSCD
6 7 (2.05%) Oracle 11i
6 7 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (2.05%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (1.46%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (1.17%) NetSuite
9 4 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (1.17%) Sage 50
9 4 (1.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (1.17%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.88%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 73 (21.35%) Azure
2 69 (20.18%) SaaS
3 67 (19.59%) AWS
4 34 (9.94%) IaaS
5 31 (9.06%) PaaS
6 30 (8.77%) GCP
7 22 (6.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 22 (6.43%) Azure Data Factory
8 19 (5.56%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 17 (4.97%) Microsoft 365
10 15 (4.39%) Serverless
11 12 (3.51%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (3.22%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (1.75%) Power Platform
15 5 (1.46%) Amazon EKS
15 5 (1.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 5 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
15 5 (1.46%) npm
15 5 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.70%) Firewall
2 18 (5.26%) DMZ
3 9 (2.63%) Broadband
4 8 (2.34%) VPN
5 7 (2.05%) DNS
6 6 (1.75%) Intranet
7 5 (1.46%) SAN
7 5 (1.46%) WAN
8 4 (1.17%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (1.17%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.88%) 3GPP
9 3 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.88%) DHCP
9 3 (0.88%) Diameter Protocol
9 3 (0.88%) INAP
10 2 (0.58%) 5G
10 2 (0.58%) DSL
10 2 (0.58%) Internet
10 2 (0.58%) LAN
10 2 (0.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 13 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (2.34%) Big Data
6 6 (1.75%) Power BI
7 5 (1.46%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (1.46%) BigQuery
7 5 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.46%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.17%) DTS
8 4 (1.17%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.88%) Redis
9 3 (0.88%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 51 (14.91%) JIRA
2 48 (14.04%) Git (software)
3 36 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.14%) Maven
5 18 (5.26%) Bitbucket
5 18 (5.26%) Gradle
6 7 (2.05%) JMeter
7 5 (1.46%) Ant
7 5 (1.46%) Artifactory
7 5 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.46%) Babel
7 5 (1.46%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.17%) GitLab
8 4 (1.17%) Protractor
8 4 (1.17%) Selenium
8 4 (1.17%) Subversion
9 3 (0.88%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.29%) GCC
10 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 143 (41.81%) Finance
2 78 (22.81%) Social Skills
3 32 (9.36%) Telecoms
4 30 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (7.31%) Banking
5 25 (7.31%) General Ledger
5 25 (7.31%) Legal
6 21 (6.14%) Marketing
7 18 (5.26%) Organisational Skills
8 17 (4.97%) Law
9 11 (3.22%) Retail
10 10 (2.92%) Presentation Skills
10 10 (2.92%) Public Sector
11 9 (2.63%) Financial Institution
12 7 (2.05%) Manufacturing
13 6 (1.75%) Advertising
14 5 (1.46%) Local Government
15 4 (1.17%) German Language
15 4 (1.17%) Influencing Skills
16 3 (0.88%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 63 (18.42%) Consultant
2 48 (14.04%) Analyst
3 31 (9.06%) Recruitment Consultant
4 23 (6.73%) Architect
5 22 (6.43%) Senior Consultant
6 21 (6.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 19 (5.56%) Developer
8 15 (4.39%) Data Migration Lead
8 15 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (4.09%) SAP Consultant
9 14 (4.09%) Senior Recruitment Consultant
9 14 (4.09%) Software Engineer
10 13 (3.80%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (3.51%) IT Consultant
11 12 (3.51%) IT Recruitment Consultant
11 12 (3.51%) Support Analyst
11 12 (3.51%) Systems Analyst
12 11 (3.22%) Oracle Consultant
12 11 (3.22%) Senior IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.56%) Web Services
2 18 (5.26%) Spring
3 16 (4.68%) Hibernate
4 11 (3.22%) REST
5 9 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (2.63%) React
5 9 (2.63%) SOAP
6 8 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (2.05%) .NET
7 7 (2.05%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.05%) RESTful
8 6 (1.75%) GraphQL
9 5 (1.46%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (1.46%) HTML
9 5 (1.46%) Kafka
9 5 (1.46%) OLE
9 5 (1.46%) React Native
9 5 (1.46%) WSDL
9 5 (1.46%) XML
9 5 (1.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.65%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.97%) Public Cloud
4 11 (3.22%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.34%) Analytical Mindset
6 8 (2.34%) CMDB
6 8 (2.34%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.05%) Social Media
8 5 (1.46%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.46%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.46%) Podcast
8 5 (1.46%) Renewable Energy
8 5 (1.46%) User Experience
9 4 (1.17%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.17%) STB
9 4 (1.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.77%) Linux
2 23 (6.73%) Windows
3 9 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.17%) Android
5 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (0.88%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.88%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (0.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (18.71%) DevOps
3 51 (14.91%) Mentoring
4 48 (14.04%) ITIL
5 41 (11.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (11.11%) Business Development
7 36 (10.53%) ERP
8 32 (9.36%) CRM
8 32 (9.36%) Scrum
9 31 (9.06%) Project Management
10 29 (8.48%) Requirements Gathering
10 29 (8.48%) Software Engineering
11 28 (8.19%) Workshop Facilitation
12 25 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (7.31%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (6.73%) Migration
14 22 (6.43%) Identity Management
14 22 (6.43%) Technical Leadership
15 21 (6.14%) Accounts Receivable
15 21 (6.14%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 70 (20.47%) SQL
2 47 (13.74%) Java
3 31 (9.06%) PowerShell
4 26 (7.60%) Python
5 25 (7.31%) C#
6 14 (4.09%) JavaScript
7 12 (3.51%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.46%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.46%) C
8 5 (1.46%) Kotlin
8 5 (1.46%) R
9 4 (1.17%) Java 8
9 4 (1.17%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.88%) Perl
10 3 (0.88%) Ruby
10 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.88%) VBA
11 2 (0.58%) ES6
11 2 (0.58%) Go
12 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 18 (5.26%) Degree
2 12 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (1.75%) ACCA
4 6 (1.75%) CIMA
5 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.17%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.88%) CCNA
6 3 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.88%) MCP
6 3 (0.88%) MCSE
7 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) AAT
8 1 (0.29%) CBAP
8 1 (0.29%) CCA
8 1 (0.29%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.29%) MBA
8 1 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.14%) GDPR
2 20 (5.85%) SLA
3 17 (4.97%) QA
4 5 (1.46%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (0.88%) Good Clinical Practice
6 3 (0.88%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.58%) PMO
8 1 (0.29%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.29%) NCSC
8 1 (0.29%) SEPA
System Software
1 34 (9.94%) Docker
2 33 (9.65%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.46%) LXC
4 5 (1.46%) XenApp
4 5 (1.46%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.58%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.29%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 50 (14.62%) Kubernetes
2 40 (11.70%) Terraform
3 24 (7.02%) Ansible
4 7 (2.05%) Grafana
4 7 (2.05%) Prometheus
5 5 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.58%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.58%) SCCM
6 2 (0.58%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 50 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.36%) SAP
3 30 (8.77%) Oracle
4 21 (6.14%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.51%) ServiceNow
6 11 (3.22%) Google
6 11 (3.22%) Workday
7 9 (2.63%) Concur
8 8 (2.34%) Atlassian
8 8 (2.34%) VMware
9 7 (2.05%) Apple
9 7 (2.05%) Guidewire
10 6 (1.75%) Cisco
10 6 (1.75%) Citrix
10 6 (1.75%) Sage
11 5 (1.46%) Adaptive Insights
11 5 (1.46%) Avaya
11 5 (1.46%) Jitterbit
11 5 (1.46%) Splunk
11 5 (1.46%) Symantec