Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 554 538 545
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7 -75
Permanent jobs citing Billing 688 886 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the General category 1.26% 1.23% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 417 592 531
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,893 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,250 £75,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 54,813 71,945 72,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.04% 41.39% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 41,138 55,660 56,972
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% -

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the UK

Billing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Billing in the UK

Billing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Billing over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Billing in the UK

Billing
Top 15 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 24 June 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
England +23 660 £47,500 -1.04% 23
UK excluding London +25 431 £42,500 -5.56% 18
London -10 242 £60,000 +14.29% 7
North of England +91 196 £43,750 +9.38% 4
North West +76 120 £46,500 -7.00% 3
South East -13 104 £42,500 -22.73% 5
Midlands -5 68 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands +6 55 £45,000 +2.27%
Yorkshire +12 49 £41,250 +83.33%
South West -1 32 £30,000 -40.96% 4
North East +38 26 £35,000 -10.83% 1
East of England +52 13 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Midlands +3 13 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Scotland +3 11 £49,000 +40.00% 2
Wales +21 7 £33,173 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for Billing.

1 231 (33.58%) Finance
2 171 (24.85%) Telecoms
3 145 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (17.73%) Problem-Solving
5 116 (16.86%) SQL
6 112 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
7 111 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 106 (15.41%) CRM
9 98 (14.24%) Degree
10 95 (13.81%) Project Management
11 84 (12.21%) SLA
12 79 (11.48%) Oracle
12 79 (11.48%) Self-Motivation
13 73 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 70 (10.17%) Microsoft Office
15 69 (10.03%) DevOps
16 64 (9.30%) Retail
17 60 (8.72%) SQL Server
18 59 (8.58%) Windows
19 58 (8.43%) Microsoft Excel
19 58 (8.43%) QA
20 57 (8.28%) Marketing
20 57 (8.28%) Analytics
21 55 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
21 55 (7.99%) Broadband
22 54 (7.85%) Python
23 53 (7.70%) Process Improvement
23 53 (7.70%) Waterfall
24 51 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
25 48 (6.98%) Service Delivery

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 18 (2.62%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.47%) Confluence
3 12 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (1.60%) Tornado
5 9 (1.31%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.31%) IPython
5 9 (1.31%) Jupyter
6 7 (1.02%) Apache
6 7 (1.02%) Oracle UPK
6 7 (1.02%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.58%) Camunda
7 4 (0.58%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.44%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.29%) Smallworld
9 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.15%) CMS
10 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 70 (10.17%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (8.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (2.03%) Fireworks
5 11 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.58%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.58%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.47%) CSG Singleview
3 16 (2.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 14 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (2.03%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (1.74%) HFM
6 9 (1.31%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (1.31%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (1.31%) SAP SD
7 7 (1.02%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 7 (1.02%) SAP IS-U
8 6 (0.87%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.87%) SAP FI-CA
9 4 (0.58%) DocuMatrix
9 4 (0.58%) Oracle BRM
9 4 (0.58%) Relativity
9 4 (0.58%) Ringtail
9 4 (0.58%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.58%) Veritas eDiscovery
10 3 (0.44%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.22%) Office 365
3 27 (3.92%) SaaS
4 25 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (3.63%) Amazon S3
4 25 (3.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 23 (3.34%) Power Platform
6 22 (3.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 22 (3.20%) Amazon ELB
6 22 (3.20%) Amazon Glacier
6 22 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (2.18%) GitHub
9 8 (1.16%) Force.com
10 7 (1.02%) IaaS
11 6 (0.87%) FinancialForce
12 5 (0.73%) npm
13 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Flow
13 4 (0.58%) OneDrive
13 4 (0.58%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 55 (7.99%) Broadband
2 34 (4.94%) Firewall
3 19 (2.76%) Internet
4 16 (2.33%) Ethernet
4 16 (2.33%) VPN
5 14 (2.03%) DNS
5 14 (2.03%) LAN
5 14 (2.03%) WAN
6 12 (1.74%) Network Security
6 12 (1.74%) Unified Communications
7 9 (1.31%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.16%) LLU
9 7 (1.02%) Wireless
10 4 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.58%) iBeacon
10 4 (0.58%) Intranet
10 4 (0.58%) RSVP
10 4 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.44%) PBX
11 3 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.34%) Big Data
2 23 (3.34%) Power BI
3 22 (3.20%) Amazon RDS
4 19 (2.76%) MySQL
5 18 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (2.18%) Oracle Database
7 14 (2.03%) Oracle Smart View
8 13 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.60%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.45%) Qlik Sense
11 10 (1.45%) QlikView
12 9 (1.31%) Apache Hive
12 9 (1.31%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.02%) Essbase
14 6 (0.87%) Blockchain
14 6 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (4.07%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 19 (2.76%) JIRA
4 10 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.31%) Subversion
6 6 (0.87%) Appium
6 6 (0.87%) Selenium
6 6 (0.87%) SpecFlow
7 5 (0.73%) Gradle
7 5 (0.73%) Grunt
7 5 (0.73%) Protractor
8 4 (0.58%) Liquibase
8 4 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.44%) MSI
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.29%) Hudson
10 2 (0.29%) LSMW
11 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.15%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.15%) TestRail
General
1 231 (33.58%) Finance
2 171 (24.85%) Telecoms
3 64 (9.30%) Retail
4 57 (8.28%) Marketing
5 38 (5.52%) Banking
6 37 (5.38%) Legal
7 31 (4.51%) Law
8 21 (3.05%) Games
9 10 (1.45%) Back Office
9 10 (1.45%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.31%) General Ledger
11 6 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.87%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.73%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.58%) French Language
14 3 (0.44%) Local Government
14 3 (0.44%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.29%) Electronics
15 2 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 169 (24.56%) Analyst
2 74 (10.76%) Developer
3 66 (9.59%) Project Manager
4 36 (5.23%) Architect
5 29 (4.22%) Applications Support
6 27 (3.92%) Business Analyst
7 23 (3.34%) Systems Analyst
8 22 (3.20%) Administrator
9 21 (3.05%) Service Manager
10 20 (2.91%) Consultant
11 19 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (2.76%) Support Analyst
11 19 (2.76%) Support Engineer
12 18 (2.62%) Delivery Manager
12 18 (2.62%) Designer
12 18 (2.62%) Solutions Designer
13 17 (2.47%) Risk Manager
13 17 (2.47%) Senior Manager
13 17 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (2.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (5.81%) HTML
2 37 (5.38%) .NET
3 31 (4.51%) REST
4 29 (4.22%) CSS
5 28 (4.07%) HTML5
6 27 (3.92%) Node.js
7 24 (3.49%) RESTful
8 22 (3.20%) jQuery
9 20 (2.91%) Pandas
9 20 (2.91%) scikit-learn
10 17 (2.47%) Web Services
11 16 (2.33%) AngularJS
12 15 (2.18%) .NET Framework
13 13 (1.89%) CSS3
13 13 (1.89%) Jinja
14 11 (1.60%) Flask
14 11 (1.60%) Keras
14 11 (1.60%) NumPy
14 11 (1.60%) TensorFlow
14 11 (1.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 112 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (11.48%) Self-Motivation
3 43 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 29 (4.22%) Data Centre
5 28 (4.07%) Public Cloud
6 25 (3.63%) Virtual Team
7 24 (3.49%) Driving Licence
8 22 (3.20%) Linux Command Line
9 14 (2.03%) Robotics
9 14 (2.03%) User Experience
10 13 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.45%) Social Media
12 9 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (1.16%) iPhone
14 7 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (1.02%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.87%) iPad
15 6 (0.87%) N-Tier
16 5 (0.73%) EPoS
16 5 (0.73%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 59 (8.58%) Windows
2 46 (6.69%) Linux
3 24 (3.49%) Unix
4 21 (3.05%) Android
5 12 (1.74%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.74%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.16%) Windows 10
8 7 (1.02%) FreeBSD
9 4 (0.58%) HPUX
9 4 (0.58%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (17.73%) Problem-Solving
3 106 (15.41%) CRM
4 95 (13.81%) Project Management
5 73 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
6 69 (10.03%) DevOps
7 57 (8.28%) Analytics
8 55 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
9 53 (7.70%) Process Improvement
9 53 (7.70%) Waterfall
10 48 (6.98%) Service Delivery
11 47 (6.83%) Incident Management
11 47 (6.83%) ITIL
11 47 (6.83%) PRINCE2
12 44 (6.40%) Test Automation
13 43 (6.25%) Scrum
14 42 (6.10%) Data Modelling
15 41 (5.96%) ERP
16 40 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
17 36 (5.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (16.86%) SQL
2 54 (7.85%) Python
3 44 (6.40%) C#
4 37 (5.38%) JavaScript
5 36 (5.23%) Java
6 22 (3.20%) PowerShell
7 17 (2.47%) PHP
8 15 (2.18%) R
9 13 (1.89%) Ruby
9 13 (1.89%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.60%) Apex Code
11 9 (1.31%) C
11 9 (1.31%) PHP 5
11 9 (1.31%) PHP 7
12 7 (1.02%) C++
13 6 (0.87%) ABAP
13 6 (0.87%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.73%) SOQL
15 4 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 98 (14.24%) Degree
2 36 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (2.33%) CISA
4 16 (2.33%) CISM
4 16 (2.33%) CISSP
5 15 (2.18%) CCNA
5 15 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (2.18%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.31%) PMP
8 7 (1.02%) MBA
8 7 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.87%) HNC
9 6 (0.87%) ISEB
10 5 (0.73%) CCNP
11 4 (0.58%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.58%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (12.21%) SLA
2 58 (8.43%) QA
3 24 (3.49%) GDPR
4 15 (2.18%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.45%) ISO 9001
5 10 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (1.02%) NCSC
7 4 (0.58%) PSD2
8 3 (0.44%) PMO
9 2 (0.29%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.29%) SEPA
10 1 (0.15%) COBIT
10 1 (0.15%) NIST
System Software
1 22 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.16%) Docker
3 4 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.29%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) vCloud
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (3.78%) Ansible
2 9 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.31%) Puppet
3 7 (1.02%) Netcool
4 6 (0.87%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco CME
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.15%) OpenView
Vendors
1 111 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 79 (11.48%) Oracle
3 51 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
4 47 (6.83%) SAP
5 30 (4.36%) BT
6 19 (2.76%) Hyperion
7 17 (2.47%) Cisco
8 13 (1.89%) WorldPay
9 11 (1.60%) VMware
10 10 (1.45%) IBM
10 10 (1.45%) Lavastorm
10 10 (1.45%) Nimsoft
10 10 (1.45%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.31%) EXASOL
11 9 (1.31%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (1.31%) Pega
12 8 (1.16%) TIBCO
13 7 (1.02%) JD Edwards
13 7 (1.02%) Remedy
13 7 (1.02%) Symantec