Period
to 18 September 2020

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

Billing
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 534 561 577
Rank change year-on-year +27 +16 -35
Permanent jobs citing Billing 161 644 771
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the General category 0.82% 1.15% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 125 385 605
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £26,450 £22,000
90th Percentile £76,500 £84,000 £72,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -1.62%

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 19,606 56,062 72,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.80% 39.59% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15,285 42,001 55,306
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +3.45%

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 18 September 2020.

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 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
England +11 147 £55,000 +10.00% 37
UK excluding London +75 89 £50,000 +11.11% 21
London +70 62 £56,250 -2.17% 17
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
Work from Home +45 15 £55,000 +15.79% 8
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

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 with a requirement for Billing.

1 50 (31.06%) Finance
2 40 (24.84%) Degree
3 35 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.77%) Telecoms
4 27 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (15.53%) CRM
6 24 (14.91%) Microsoft
6 24 (14.91%) SQL
6 24 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (14.29%) Oracle
8 20 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (11.18%) Validation
9 18 (11.18%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (11.18%) Azure
10 17 (10.56%) Java
10 17 (10.56%) ERP
11 16 (9.94%) Business Development
11 16 (9.94%) Customer Requirements
11 16 (9.94%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
12 15 (9.32%) Computer Science Degree
12 15 (9.32%) Analytical Mindset
12 15 (9.32%) Computer Science
12 15 (9.32%) Windows
12 15 (9.32%) Project Management
13 14 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
13 14 (8.70%) SLA
13 14 (8.70%) System Testing
14 13 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (8.07%) ServiceNow

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 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.73%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (7.45%) Shopify
2 9 (5.59%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.86%) FINCAD Analytics
3 3 (1.86%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.24%) Maximo
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle BRM
4 2 (1.24%) Relativity
4 2 (1.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.62%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.62%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.62%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.62%) SAP LE
5 1 (0.62%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.62%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.62%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.18%) Azure
2 12 (7.45%) AWS
3 8 (4.97%) Office 365
4 3 (1.86%) SaaS
4 3 (1.86%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (1.24%) Amazon Cognito
5 2 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.24%) G Suite
5 2 (1.24%) GCP
5 2 (1.24%) GitHub
5 2 (1.24%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.24%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.62%) IaaS
6 1 (0.62%) PaaS
6 1 (0.62%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.35%) WebEx
2 6 (3.73%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (3.73%) Skype
3 5 (3.11%) Network Security
3 5 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.48%) Firewall
4 4 (2.48%) Internet
4 4 (2.48%) LAN
4 4 (2.48%) Unified Communications
4 4 (2.48%) WAN
5 3 (1.86%) 3GPP
6 2 (1.24%) Broadband
6 2 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.24%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (1.24%) GSM
6 2 (1.24%) INAP
6 2 (1.24%) MPLS
6 2 (1.24%) Telepresence
6 2 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.21%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (3.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.24%) EDRMS
3 2 (1.24%) Power BI
3 2 (1.24%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.62%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.62%) GIS
4 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.62%) MySQL
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.62%) Redis
4 1 (0.62%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.97%) LSMW
2 4 (2.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.48%) JIRA
3 3 (1.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.24%) JMeter
4 2 (1.24%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.62%) Maven
5 1 (0.62%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 50 (31.06%) Finance
2 27 (16.77%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.07%) Marketing
4 10 (6.21%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.21%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.11%) Law
5 5 (3.11%) Legal
5 5 (3.11%) Retail
6 4 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.24%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.24%) Banking
7 2 (1.24%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (16.77%) Developer
2 23 (14.29%) Analyst
3 15 (9.32%) Administrator
3 15 (9.32%) Consultant
3 15 (9.32%) Salesforce Administrator
4 13 (8.07%) IT Manager
5 10 (6.21%) Junior
5 10 (6.21%) Oracle Analyst
6 8 (4.97%) Designer
6 8 (4.97%) Development Analyst
7 7 (4.35%) Operations Manager
7 7 (4.35%) Programme Manager
7 7 (4.35%) SAP Developer
7 7 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (4.35%) Systems Development Analyst
7 7 (4.35%) Telecoms Manager
8 6 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (3.73%) Product Owner
8 6 (3.73%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.35%) SAP Fiori
1 7 (4.35%) SAP Smart Forms
2 6 (3.73%) AngularJS
3 5 (3.11%) .NET
4 4 (2.48%) CSS
4 4 (2.48%) HTML
4 4 (2.48%) JSON
5 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.86%) Node.js
5 3 (1.86%) React
5 3 (1.86%) Visualforce
5 3 (1.86%) Web Services
6 2 (1.24%) CSS3
6 2 (1.24%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.24%) HTML5
6 2 (1.24%) LDAP
6 2 (1.24%) RESTful
6 2 (1.24%) Spring
7 1 (0.62%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.62%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.32%) Analytical Mindset
3 10 (6.21%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.35%) IVR
5 6 (3.73%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.86%) Derivative
6 3 (1.86%) FMCG
6 3 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.86%) Swaptions
7 2 (1.24%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.24%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.24%) NHS
7 2 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.24%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.62%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.62%) Handset
8 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.32%) Windows
2 7 (4.35%) Linux
3 3 (1.86%) Unix
3 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (1.24%) VMS
4 2 (1.24%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.53%) CRM
3 24 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (11.18%) Validation
6 17 (10.56%) ERP
7 16 (9.94%) Business Development
7 16 (9.94%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 16 (9.94%) Customer Requirements
8 15 (9.32%) Computer Science
8 15 (9.32%) Project Management
9 14 (8.70%) System Testing
10 13 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (8.07%) ITIL
10 13 (8.07%) Scrum
10 13 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.83%) Change Management
11 11 (6.83%) Waterfall
12 9 (5.59%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.91%) SQL
2 17 (10.56%) Java
3 8 (4.97%) ABAP
3 8 (4.97%) C#
4 7 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.35%) SAPscript
5 6 (3.73%) Python
6 3 (1.86%) Apex Code
6 3 (1.86%) C
6 3 (1.86%) C++
6 3 (1.86%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.86%) R
7 2 (1.24%) Perl
7 2 (1.24%) VBA
8 1 (0.62%) AWK
8 1 (0.62%) Groovy
8 1 (0.62%) PHP
8 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.62%) Ruby
8 1 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (24.84%) Degree
2 15 (9.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.24%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.62%) ACCA
5 1 (0.62%) CIMA
5 1 (0.62%) CISM
5 1 (0.62%) CISSP
5 1 (0.62%) ISSMP
5 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.62%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) SLA
2 8 (4.97%) PMO
3 5 (3.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.48%) QA
5 3 (1.86%) GDPR
6 1 (0.62%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 7 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 7 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.86%) Docker
3 1 (0.62%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (3.11%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.48%) Terraform
4 1 (0.62%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.62%) Grafana
4 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.62%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.29%) Oracle
3 18 (11.18%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (8.07%) SAP
4 13 (8.07%) ServiceNow
5 8 (4.97%) Cisco
6 7 (4.35%) VMware
7 5 (3.11%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.11%) Guidewire
8 3 (1.86%) Google
8 3 (1.86%) Splunk
8 3 (1.86%) Zuora
9 2 (1.24%) Amdocs
9 2 (1.24%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.24%) hybris
9 2 (1.24%) iManage
9 2 (1.24%) Mavenir
9 2 (1.24%) NetCracker
9 2 (1.24%) Nuix
9 2 (1.24%) Polycom