Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 547 562 553
Rank change year-on-year +15 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing Billing 279 678 875
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.46% 0.50%
As % of the General category 0.95% 1.16% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 203 422 619
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £23,425
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +6.51%

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 29,381 58,199 76,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.50% 39.91% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22,499 43,857 58,452
Median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +11 254 £50,000 +2.04% 21
UK excluding London +13 144 £42,500 - 14
London +68 119 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Midlands +99 46 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South East +80 33 £47,500 +5.56% 2
North of England +10 33 £38,250 -12.57% 4
East Midlands +96 32 £39,000 -25.71% 2
North West +18 22 £38,375 -17.47% 1
Work from Home +49 18 £55,000 +15.79% 3
West Midlands +60 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West +86 13 £62,500 +108.33% 4
Yorkshire +74 9 £36,000 -12.73% 3
Scotland +84 8 £55,000 +6.36%
East of England +79 8 £35,000 - 1
North East +3 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Northern Ireland - 2 £16,500 -
Wales +25 1 £37,500 +14.20%

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 94 (33.69%) Finance
2 55 (19.71%) Microsoft
3 51 (18.28%) Degree
4 46 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (15.05%) SQL
6 41 (14.70%) Telecoms
6 41 (14.70%) Problem-Solving
7 40 (14.34%) Azure
8 37 (13.26%) Windows
9 35 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (11.83%) Oracle
11 32 (11.47%) Microsoft Excel
11 32 (11.47%) Project Management
12 29 (10.39%) CRM
13 28 (10.04%) ITIL
14 27 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (9.32%) Validation
15 26 (9.32%) Java
15 26 (9.32%) JavaScript
15 26 (9.32%) Business Development
15 26 (9.32%) Customer Requirements
16 24 (8.60%) AWS
16 24 (8.60%) Office 365
17 23 (8.24%) Computer Science
18 22 (7.89%) Service Delivery
19 21 (7.53%) Active Directory
19 21 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
20 20 (7.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 20 (7.17%) ServiceNow
20 20 (7.17%) Internet

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 17 (6.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.58%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.43%) IIS
4 4 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.43%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.72%) Tornado
6 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (11.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (7.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.30%) Shopify
2 10 (3.58%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (1.43%) Actimize
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle BRM
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.43%) SAP SD
5 3 (1.08%) FINCAD Analytics
5 3 (1.08%) SAP CRM
5 3 (1.08%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.72%) Maximo
6 2 (0.72%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.72%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.36%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.36%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.34%) Azure
2 24 (8.60%) AWS
2 24 (8.60%) Office 365
3 18 (6.45%) SaaS
4 11 (3.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (3.94%) PaaS
5 8 (2.87%) IaaS
6 7 (2.51%) GitHub
7 5 (1.79%) AWS CodePipeline
8 4 (1.43%) Datadog
8 4 (1.43%) G Suite
9 3 (1.08%) GCP
9 3 (1.08%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.72%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.72%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.72%) Route 53
10 2 (0.72%) Serverless
10 2 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.17%) Internet
2 13 (4.66%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.30%) Network Security
4 11 (3.94%) Unified Communications
5 10 (3.58%) Skype
6 9 (3.23%) ADSL
6 9 (3.23%) LAN
6 9 (3.23%) VoIP
7 7 (2.51%) 3GPP
7 7 (2.51%) SAN
8 6 (2.15%) Cisco IPT
8 6 (2.15%) Firewall
8 6 (2.15%) MPLS
8 6 (2.15%) WebEx
9 5 (1.79%) WAN
10 4 (1.43%) Broadband
10 4 (1.43%) DSL
10 4 (1.43%) Ethernet
10 4 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.02%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (3.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.79%) Redis
4 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.08%) MySQL
5 3 (1.08%) Panintelligence
6 2 (0.72%) Big Data
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.36%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.36%) Power BI
7 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.30%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.94%) JIRA
3 8 (2.87%) LSMW
4 7 (2.51%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.15%) CircleCI
6 5 (1.79%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.79%) GitLab
6 5 (1.79%) Maven
6 5 (1.79%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.43%) RequisitePro
7 4 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.43%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.36%) Gradle
8 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 94 (33.69%) Finance
2 41 (14.70%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.09%) Marketing
3 17 (6.09%) Public Sector
4 15 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (5.02%) Legal
6 12 (4.30%) Manufacturing
7 10 (3.58%) Banking
8 9 (3.23%) Law
9 8 (2.87%) Retail
10 4 (1.43%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.43%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.08%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.72%) French Language
12 2 (0.72%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.36%) Advertising
13 1 (0.36%) Back Office
13 1 (0.36%) Electronics
13 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (14.70%) Analyst
1 41 (14.70%) Developer
2 34 (12.19%) Consultant
3 18 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 17 (6.09%) IT Manager
5 15 (5.38%) Recruitment Consultant
6 14 (5.02%) Junior
7 13 (4.66%) Administrator
7 13 (4.66%) Salesforce Administrator
8 12 (4.30%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (3.94%) Development Manager
10 10 (3.58%) Architect
10 10 (3.58%) Oracle Analyst
11 9 (3.23%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.23%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.23%) Vendor Manager
12 8 (2.87%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (2.87%) Java Developer
12 8 (2.87%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.73%) .NET
2 12 (4.30%) Node.js
3 10 (3.58%) JSON
4 8 (2.87%) RESTful
4 8 (2.87%) Web Services
5 7 (2.51%) HTML
5 7 (2.51%) SAP Fiori
5 7 (2.51%) SAP Smart Forms
6 6 (2.15%) AngularJS
6 6 (2.15%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.15%) React
7 5 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (1.79%) CSS
7 5 (1.79%) gRPC
7 5 (1.79%) Kafka
7 5 (1.79%) LAMP
7 5 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (1.79%) YAML
8 4 (1.43%) Apache Camel
8 4 (1.43%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.38%) Analytical Mindset
4 12 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.58%) Handset
6 8 (2.87%) User Experience
7 7 (2.51%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.51%) IVR
8 6 (2.15%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.79%) Social Media
10 4 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.43%) FMCG
10 4 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.43%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.43%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.08%) PMI
11 3 (1.08%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.26%) Windows
2 20 (7.17%) Linux
3 6 (2.15%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (1.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.72%) VMS
7 1 (0.36%) Android
7 1 (0.36%) CentOS
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (14.70%) Problem-Solving
3 32 (11.47%) Project Management
4 29 (10.39%) CRM
5 28 (10.04%) ITIL
6 27 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (9.32%) Business Development
7 26 (9.32%) Customer Requirements
7 26 (9.32%) Validation
8 23 (8.24%) Computer Science
9 22 (7.89%) Service Delivery
10 21 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (7.17%) Change Management
11 20 (7.17%) DevOps
12 19 (6.81%) System Testing
12 19 (6.81%) Waterfall
13 18 (6.45%) ERP
14 17 (6.09%) Scrum
14 17 (6.09%) Service Management
14 17 (6.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (15.05%) SQL
2 26 (9.32%) Java
2 26 (9.32%) JavaScript
3 18 (6.45%) C#
4 17 (6.09%) Python
5 10 (3.58%) ABAP
6 9 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.87%) C
8 7 (2.51%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.51%) SAPscript
9 6 (2.15%) Ruby
10 5 (1.79%) AWK
10 5 (1.79%) Groovy
10 5 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.79%) Scala
11 4 (1.43%) C++
11 4 (1.43%) PHP
11 4 (1.43%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.08%) R
12 3 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (18.28%) Degree
2 15 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.72%) CISM
6 2 (0.72%) CISSP
6 2 (0.72%) ISSMP
6 2 (0.72%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.36%) ACCA
7 1 (0.36%) CIMA
7 1 (0.36%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.45%) SLA
2 16 (5.73%) QA
3 9 (3.23%) PMO
3 9 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.43%) ISO 20022
4 4 (1.43%) PSD2
4 4 (1.43%) SEPA
5 3 (1.08%) GDPR
6 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.36%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 21 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.66%) Docker
2 13 (4.66%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.87%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) LXC
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (5.38%) Kubernetes
2 13 (4.66%) Terraform
3 6 (2.15%) Ansible
3 6 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.43%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.43%) Puppet
5 2 (0.72%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.36%) Grafana
6 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (19.71%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.83%) Oracle
3 20 (7.17%) ServiceNow
4 18 (6.45%) SAP
5 15 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 9 (3.23%) Cisco
7 8 (2.87%) VMware
8 7 (2.51%) IBM
9 6 (2.15%) Google
10 4 (1.43%) Avaya
10 4 (1.43%) Borland
10 4 (1.43%) Guidewire
10 4 (1.43%) New Relic
10 4 (1.43%) TOWER Software
11 3 (1.08%) Apple
11 3 (1.08%) Capita
11 3 (1.08%) hybris
11 3 (1.08%) NEC
11 3 (1.08%) Splunk