Period
to 24 May 2018

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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 519 508 464
Rank change year-on-year -11 -44 -20
Permanent jobs citing Billing 896 884 1,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the General category 1.26% 1.25% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 578 560 863
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £25,800
90th Percentile £79,125 £75,150 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +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 71,227 70,593 88,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.31% 41.69% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55,358 56,229 72,041
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 May 2018.

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 24 May 2018. 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 0 815 £50,000 +11.11% 89
UK excluding London -1 485 £45,000 +12.50% 59
London +22 339 £55,000 +10.00% 37
South East -39 147 £55,000 +29.41% 22
North of England +70 126 £40,000 +14.29% 12
Midlands +15 111 £45,000 +12.50% 12
West Midlands +5 81 £45,000 +5.88% 9
North West +31 77 £50,000 +38.89% 9
East of England -33 51 £45,000 +9.76% 5
Yorkshire +47 45 £23,750 -30.15% 3
South West +7 39 £51,750 +38.00% 1
East Midlands +10 30 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Scotland -29 13 £35,000 -12.50% 4
North East -20 5 £40,000 -15.07%
Wales -8 2 £33,173 -11.54% 3
Northern Ireland +6 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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.

1 309 (34.49%) Finance
2 191 (21.32%) CRM
3 187 (20.87%) SAP
4 170 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 160 (17.86%) SQL
6 143 (15.96%) Microsoft
7 136 (15.18%) ITIL
8 135 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
8 135 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
9 128 (14.29%) Degree
10 125 (13.95%) Project Management
11 119 (13.28%) Windows
12 118 (13.17%) Oracle
13 117 (13.06%) Marketing
14 114 (12.72%) Retail
15 104 (11.61%) Business Development
16 103 (11.50%) ERP
17 99 (11.05%) Linux
18 98 (10.94%) Telecoms
19 92 (10.27%) Coaching
20 91 (10.16%) Self-Motivation
21 86 (9.60%) Service Delivery
22 82 (9.15%) Microsoft Office
23 78 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
24 76 (8.48%) VMware
25 74 (8.26%) Migration
25 74 (8.26%) SQL Server
26 73 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
27 72 (8.04%) Logistics
28 70 (7.81%) Presales

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 26 (2.90%) nginx
2 18 (2.01%) MS Exchange
3 16 (1.79%) Skype for Business
3 16 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 15 (1.67%) Apache
4 15 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.45%) WordPress
7 9 (1.00%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.00%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.78%) IIS
9 6 (0.67%) CMS
10 5 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.56%) NetWeaver
10 5 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.56%) SAS
11 4 (0.45%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 82 (9.15%) Microsoft Office
2 68 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.45%) InDesign
6 4 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 54 (6.03%) SAP Hybris
2 46 (5.13%) SAP CRM
3 42 (4.69%) SAP SD
4 24 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (1.90%) SAP S/4HANA
6 16 (1.79%) NetSuite
6 16 (1.79%) Oracle ASCP
6 16 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
7 13 (1.45%) SAP QM
8 12 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
9 10 (1.12%) Oracle Manufacturing
10 9 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
10 9 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 7 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
13 6 (0.67%) Oracle SCM
13 6 (0.67%) SAP FI-CA
14 5 (0.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.90%) Office 365
4 17 (1.90%) SaaS
5 14 (1.56%) IaaS
6 13 (1.45%) PaaS
7 8 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.56%) Force.com
9 5 (0.56%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.45%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.45%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle CX
13 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 1 (0.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 1 (0.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.13%) SAN
2 35 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 33 (3.68%) VPN
4 21 (2.34%) DNS
5 20 (2.23%) Broadband
5 20 (2.23%) Unified Communications
5 20 (2.23%) Wireless
6 16 (1.79%) Firewall
6 16 (1.79%) Skype
6 16 (1.79%) WAN
7 15 (1.67%) SMS
8 13 (1.45%) LAN
8 13 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (1.12%) DHCP
9 10 (1.12%) Internet
10 9 (1.00%) Network Security
10 9 (1.00%) Wireshark
11 8 (0.89%) 5G
11 8 (0.89%) RTP
12 7 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.92%) MySQL
3 40 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 24 (2.68%) MongoDB
6 22 (2.46%) NoSQL
7 19 (2.12%) Big Data
7 19 (2.12%) RDBMS
8 18 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.01%) Redis
9 14 (1.56%) Power BI
10 13 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.12%) SAP HANA
13 9 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (0.78%) Data Lake
14 7 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
14 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (4.69%) eCATT
1 42 (4.69%) LSMW
2 29 (3.24%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.79%) Subversion
4 14 (1.56%) Eclipse
5 13 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 13 (1.45%) JIRA
6 8 (0.89%) Selenium
7 6 (0.67%) Toad
8 4 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (0.45%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.45%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.22%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.22%) Gradle
10 2 (0.22%) Liquibase
10 2 (0.22%) Maven
10 2 (0.22%) RSpec
General
1 309 (34.49%) Finance
2 117 (13.06%) Marketing
3 114 (12.72%) Retail
4 98 (10.94%) Telecoms
5 68 (7.59%) Manufacturing
6 44 (4.91%) Publishing
7 43 (4.80%) Legal
8 35 (3.91%) Back Office
9 30 (3.35%) Banking
10 23 (2.57%) Law
11 22 (2.46%) Games
12 19 (2.12%) Military
13 14 (1.56%) Advertising
14 13 (1.45%) Local Government
15 12 (1.34%) General Ledger
16 10 (1.12%) Financial Institution
17 9 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.89%) French Language
19 4 (0.45%) Aerospace
19 4 (0.45%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 214 (23.88%) Analyst
2 180 (20.09%) Consultant
3 112 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 66 (7.37%) Architect
5 62 (6.92%) Developer
6 60 (6.70%) Business Analyst
7 43 (4.80%) CRM Consultant
8 42 (4.69%) Project Manager
8 42 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
9 39 (4.35%) SAP SD Consultant
10 38 (4.24%) Hybris Consultant
11 35 (3.91%) IT Manager
11 35 (3.91%) Managing Consultant
12 34 (3.79%) SAP CRM Consultant
13 32 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
14 27 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
15 26 (2.90%) Senior Manager
16 24 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 24 (2.68%) Senior Business Analyst
16 24 (2.68%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (5.13%) XML
2 44 (4.91%) IDoc
3 43 (4.80%) EDI
4 38 (4.24%) Web Services
5 35 (3.91%) HTML
6 25 (2.79%) CSS
7 24 (2.68%) .NET
8 23 (2.57%) JSON
9 18 (2.01%) Middleware
9 18 (2.01%) SOAP
10 17 (1.90%) jQuery
11 15 (1.67%) RESTful
12 13 (1.45%) J2EE
12 13 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (1.45%) REST
13 10 (1.12%) Ajax
13 10 (1.12%) AngularJS
13 10 (1.12%) OAuth
13 10 (1.12%) Spring
14 9 (1.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 135 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (10.16%) Self-Motivation
3 65 (7.25%) Data Centre
4 54 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (5.02%) Management Information System
6 42 (4.69%) LIMS
7 33 (3.68%) Virtual Team
8 30 (3.35%) Mobile Payment
9 27 (3.01%) Computer Science
10 21 (2.34%) Replication
11 19 (2.12%) Fat Client
11 19 (2.12%) Thin Client
12 17 (1.90%) Public Cloud
13 14 (1.56%) User Experience
14 13 (1.45%) BBC
14 13 (1.45%) Mobile App
15 11 (1.23%) Smart Meter
16 10 (1.12%) SWIFT
17 8 (0.89%) FMCG
18 6 (0.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 119 (13.28%) Windows
2 99 (11.05%) Linux
3 51 (5.69%) Windows Server
4 36 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (3.91%) Unix
6 29 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (2.90%) Mac OS
8 21 (2.34%) Debian
9 18 (2.01%) CentOS
10 14 (1.56%) Apple iOS
11 13 (1.45%) Ubuntu
11 13 (1.45%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.34%) Android
13 4 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.45%) Solaris
14 3 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.33%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.11%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (21.32%) CRM
2 170 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (15.18%) ITIL
4 135 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
5 125 (13.95%) Project Management
6 104 (11.61%) Business Development
7 103 (11.50%) ERP
8 92 (10.27%) Coaching
9 86 (9.60%) Service Delivery
10 78 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
11 74 (8.26%) Migration
12 73 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 72 (8.04%) Logistics
14 70 (7.81%) Presales
15 68 (7.59%) Data Migration
16 67 (7.48%) PRINCE2
17 66 (7.37%) Service Management
17 66 (7.37%) Time Management
18 62 (6.92%) Customer Requirements
19 56 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 160 (17.86%) SQL
2 52 (5.80%) Java
3 46 (5.13%) ABAP
4 39 (4.35%) C#
5 34 (3.79%) C++
6 29 (3.24%) C
7 27 (3.01%) PHP
8 25 (2.79%) JavaScript
8 25 (2.79%) Python
9 21 (2.34%) PL/SQL
9 21 (2.34%) PowerShell
10 18 (2.01%) Perl
11 12 (1.34%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.00%) VB
12 9 (1.00%) VBA
13 8 (0.89%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.89%) Ruby
14 7 (0.78%) X++
15 4 (0.45%) Go
15 4 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 128 (14.29%) Degree
2 38 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (3.35%) MCSE
4 28 (3.13%) MCSA
5 26 (2.90%) MCITP
5 26 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 24 (2.68%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.67%) CISM
7 15 (1.67%) CISSP
8 14 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (1.45%) CIMA
9 13 (1.45%) SAP Certification
10 12 (1.34%) CISA
11 11 (1.23%) MAPM
12 10 (1.12%) ACCA
12 10 (1.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 9 (1.00%) PMI Certification
13 9 (1.00%) PMP
14 8 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.69%) SLA
2 21 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 19 (2.12%) QA
4 17 (1.90%) PMO
5 15 (1.67%) GDPR
6 12 (1.34%) COBIT
7 9 (1.00%) SEPA
8 4 (0.45%) GCP
8 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.33%) GAAP
9 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.22%) IFRS
10 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.11%) EMIR
11 1 (0.11%) GxP
11 1 (0.11%) MiFID
11 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.11%) TARGET2
System Software
1 57 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 33 (3.68%) Hyper-V
3 27 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.89%) Docker
5 4 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.22%) Firmware
7 1 (0.11%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 31 (3.46%) Puppet
2 26 (2.90%) Failover Clustering
3 10 (1.12%) SCCM
4 5 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (0.45%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.33%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.33%) Cisco CME
6 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.22%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.22%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.11%) Cacti
8 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.11%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.11%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.11%) yum
Vendors
1 187 (20.87%) SAP
2 143 (15.96%) Microsoft
3 118 (13.17%) Oracle
4 76 (8.48%) VMware
5 60 (6.70%) hybris
6 38 (4.24%) Splunk
6 38 (4.24%) Xerox
7 34 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
8 32 (3.57%) Cisco
8 32 (3.57%) Citrix
9 27 (3.01%) Veeam
10 24 (2.68%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.67%) Google
12 14 (1.56%) Epicor
12 14 (1.56%) Infor
13 12 (1.34%) HP
14 10 (1.12%) F5
14 10 (1.12%) IBM
14 10 (1.12%) NetApp
14 10 (1.12%) Sage