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

Billing
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 573 519 526
Rank change year-on-year -54 +7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Billing 475 777 948
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the General category 1.01% 1.30% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 325 545 615
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £20,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +12.50%

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 46,917 59,763 76,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.05% 40.37% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35,585 45,292 59,793
Median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Billing in the UK

Billing
Top 17 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 2 April 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 -54 437 £52,500 +16.67% 49
London +62 231 £65,000 +8.33% 19
UK excluding London -85 218 £42,500 +13.33% 31
South East +11 62 £50,000 +17.65% 10
Midlands +29 55 £42,500 +6.25% 7
North of England -52 43 £30,000 -6.25% 6
Work from Home +23 31 £43,750 -19.61% 3
East Midlands +28 30 £42,500 +8.28% 3
North West -24 26 £30,000 -35.48% 4
West Midlands +20 25 £45,000 +9.09% 4
East of England +61 22 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South West +15 21 £35,000 -6.67% 6
Scotland +41 10 £55,000 +37.50%
North East -37 9 £31,750 +80.35% 1
Yorkshire +22 8 £72,500 +94.63% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £16,500 -
Wales -13 2 £38,250 +15.30% 1

For the 6 months to 2 April 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.

1 159 (33.47%) Finance
2 121 (25.47%) Microsoft
3 114 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (19.37%) SQL
5 81 (17.05%) Project Management
6 67 (14.11%) Azure
7 66 (13.89%) Java
8 64 (13.47%) Degree
8 64 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
9 60 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
10 58 (12.21%) Microsoft Excel
10 58 (12.21%) DevOps
11 57 (12.00%) ITIL
12 54 (11.37%) Oracle
13 52 (10.95%) Windows
14 50 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 49 (10.32%) Linux
16 48 (10.11%) CRM
17 47 (9.89%) Telecoms
17 47 (9.89%) Banking
17 47 (9.89%) AWS
18 45 (9.47%) Waterfall
19 44 (9.26%) Office 365
19 44 (9.26%) Marketing
19 44 (9.26%) JavaScript
19 44 (9.26%) Internet
20 42 (8.84%) Python
21 39 (8.21%) SharePoint
21 39 (8.21%) Microsoft Office
22 38 (8.00%) Active Directory

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 39 (8.21%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
2 10 (2.11%) Skype for Business
2 10 (2.11%) WebLogic
3 8 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.47%) IIS
5 6 (1.26%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.26%) IPython
5 6 (1.26%) Jupyter
5 6 (1.26%) Tornado
6 4 (0.84%) Confluence
6 4 (0.84%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.63%) nginx
8 2 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 58 (12.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (8.21%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (7.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (3.37%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (1.68%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.11%) Documaker
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle BRM
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (1.47%) SAP SD
3 6 (1.26%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (1.26%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.84%) Actimize
5 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.84%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.84%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (0.63%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.42%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.42%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.42%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 67 (14.11%) Azure
2 47 (9.89%) AWS
3 44 (9.26%) Office 365
4 37 (7.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 37 (7.79%) SaaS
5 27 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (4.63%) IaaS
7 16 (3.37%) Azure Data Factory
7 16 (3.37%) PaaS
8 15 (3.16%) GCP
9 9 (1.89%) Stackdriver
10 5 (1.05%) AWS CodePipeline
10 5 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.05%) FinancialForce
10 5 (1.05%) Force.com
10 5 (1.05%) GitHub
11 4 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.84%) Datadog
11 4 (0.84%) Serverless
12 3 (0.63%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.26%) Internet
2 20 (4.21%) Firewall
3 16 (3.37%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.37%) VoIP
4 15 (3.16%) LAN
5 14 (2.95%) SAN
5 14 (2.95%) Unified Communications
6 13 (2.74%) Software-Defined Networking
7 10 (2.11%) DNS
7 10 (2.11%) Skype
8 9 (1.89%) ADSL
8 9 (1.89%) Network Security
9 7 (1.47%) 3GPP
9 7 (1.47%) SMS
10 6 (1.26%) MPLS
10 6 (1.26%) Wireless
11 5 (1.05%) WAN
12 4 (0.84%) Broadband
12 4 (0.84%) DSL
12 4 (0.84%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.58%) Big Data
2 16 (3.37%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.74%) Cosmos DB
4 12 (2.53%) MySQL
5 11 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.11%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (2.11%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (2.11%) Redis
6 10 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.26%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.26%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.26%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.63%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (7.37%) JIRA
2 26 (5.47%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.89%) Subversion
4 8 (1.68%) CircleCI
5 6 (1.26%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.05%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.05%) GitLab
6 5 (1.05%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.05%) Maven
6 5 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.05%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.84%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.21%) Gradle
8 1 (0.21%) LSMW
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 159 (33.47%) Finance
2 47 (9.89%) Banking
2 47 (9.89%) Telecoms
3 44 (9.26%) Marketing
4 31 (6.53%) Legal
5 25 (5.26%) Retail
6 22 (4.63%) Public Sector
7 18 (3.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (2.11%) Law
9 9 (1.89%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.26%) Back Office
10 6 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.05%) French Language
11 5 (1.05%) Local Government
12 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.84%) Games
12 4 (0.84%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.63%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.63%) Automotive
14 2 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (16.42%) Analyst
2 60 (12.63%) Developer
3 51 (10.74%) Consultant
4 42 (8.84%) Project Manager
5 24 (5.05%) Azure Engineer
6 20 (4.21%) Support Engineer
7 19 (4.00%) IT Manager
7 19 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
8 18 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
8 18 (3.79%) Recruitment Consultant
9 16 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (3.37%) Service Analyst
10 15 (3.16%) Architect
10 15 (3.16%) Business Analyst
10 15 (3.16%) Product Manager
10 15 (3.16%) Senior Developer
11 14 (2.95%) Development Manager
11 14 (2.95%) Senior Manager
11 14 (2.95%) Service Desk Analyst
12 12 (2.53%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.95%) .NET
2 26 (5.47%) Web Services
3 19 (4.00%) RESTful
4 15 (3.16%) Node.js
5 13 (2.74%) HTML
5 13 (2.74%) YAML
6 12 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 12 (2.53%) Pandas
6 12 (2.53%) scikit-learn
7 11 (2.32%) J2EE
8 10 (2.11%) ASP.NET
8 10 (2.11%) Middleware
8 10 (2.11%) WebCenter
9 9 (1.89%) Flask
9 9 (1.89%) Jinja
10 7 (1.47%) gRPC
10 7 (1.47%) JSON
10 7 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (1.26%) Keras
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.16%) Data Centre
3 15 (3.16%) User Experience
4 14 (2.95%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (2.74%) Social Media
6 11 (2.32%) Handset
7 8 (1.68%) Blog
8 7 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.47%) Internet of Things
8 7 (1.47%) iPhone
9 6 (1.26%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.05%) EPoS
10 5 (1.05%) FMCG
10 5 (1.05%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.84%) CMDB
11 4 (0.84%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.84%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.95%) Windows
2 49 (10.32%) Linux
3 16 (3.37%) Windows 10
4 7 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.05%) Android
5 5 (1.05%) Unix
6 4 (0.84%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.63%) CentOS
7 3 (0.63%) Debian
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (17.05%) Project Management
3 64 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
4 58 (12.21%) DevOps
5 57 (12.00%) ITIL
6 50 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (10.11%) CRM
8 45 (9.47%) Waterfall
9 37 (7.79%) Business Development
10 36 (7.58%) Mentoring
10 36 (7.58%) Service Management
11 35 (7.37%) Microservices
12 34 (7.16%) Scrum
13 32 (6.74%) Analytics
13 32 (6.74%) Project Delivery
14 27 (5.68%) Customer Requirements
15 26 (5.47%) Machine Learning
15 26 (5.47%) Service Delivery
16 25 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
17 24 (5.05%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 92 (19.37%) SQL
2 66 (13.89%) Java
3 44 (9.26%) JavaScript
4 42 (8.84%) Python
5 36 (7.58%) C#
6 33 (6.95%) PowerShell
7 29 (6.11%) PHP
8 24 (5.05%) Ruby
9 18 (3.79%) Perl
10 17 (3.58%) C
11 11 (2.32%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.11%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.89%) VBA
14 7 (1.47%) C++
14 7 (1.47%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.47%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.26%) Groovy
15 6 (1.26%) R
15 6 (1.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (13.47%) Degree
2 10 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 10 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.26%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.63%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.63%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.63%) PMP
9 2 (0.42%) AAT
9 2 (0.42%) ACCA
9 2 (0.42%) CIMA
9 2 (0.42%) CISSP
9 2 (0.42%) GISP
9 2 (0.42%) ISSMP
9 2 (0.42%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.53%) QA
2 13 (2.74%) SLA
3 8 (1.68%) PMO
3 8 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.05%) GDPR
6 4 (0.84%) ISO 20022
6 4 (0.84%) PSD2
6 4 (0.84%) SEPA
7 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (5.68%) Docker
3 10 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (5.68%) Kubernetes
2 23 (4.84%) Terraform
3 19 (4.00%) Ansible
4 10 (2.11%) AirWatch
4 10 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (1.89%) Prometheus
6 7 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.47%) Puppet
7 3 (0.63%) Mesos
7 3 (0.63%) Salt
8 1 (0.21%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.21%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 121 (25.47%) Microsoft
2 54 (11.37%) Oracle
3 32 (6.74%) WorldPay
4 30 (6.32%) FIS
5 25 (5.26%) Google
6 24 (5.05%) SAP
7 20 (4.21%) ServiceNow
8 17 (3.58%) Sage
9 14 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (2.32%) Xero
11 10 (2.11%) Apple
11 10 (2.11%) Sun
12 8 (1.68%) IBM
12 8 (1.68%) TOWER Software
13 6 (1.26%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.26%) EXASOL
13 6 (1.26%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (1.05%) Advent
14 5 (1.05%) NEC
15 4 (0.84%) Atlassian