Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 517 551 570
Rank change year-on-year +34 +19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Billing 565 253 668
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the General category 0.88% 0.69% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 306 179 414
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £25,075
25th Percentile £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £66,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -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 64,467 36,711 81,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.76% 53.51% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 40,763 28,657 61,763
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021. 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 +17 483 £60,000 +20.00% 98
UK excluding London -16 285 £55,000 +29.41% 69
London -32 214 £65,000 +18.18% 30
Work from Home -159 119 £70,000 +27.27% 18
South East -32 96 £58,750 +23.68% 8
North of England -18 77 £47,000 +22.88% 30
South West -48 41 £47,500 -13.64% 7
Yorkshire -35 39 £48,500 +34.72% 11
North West -27 36 £45,000 +17.26% 11
Midlands -80 33 £55,000 +37.50% 16
West Midlands -65 22 £57,500 +4.55% 12
Scotland -59 21 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East of England -34 15 £64,000 +113.33% 6
East Midlands -66 11 £43,750 +12.18% 4
Wales -27 3 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Northern Ireland -35 2 - -
North East - 1 £32,500 - 8

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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.

1 212 (37.52%) Finance
2 186 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (32.57%) Social Skills
4 114 (20.18%) Project Management
5 101 (17.88%) Azure
6 95 (16.81%) Microsoft
7 91 (16.11%) Kubernetes
8 84 (14.87%) DevOps
9 80 (14.16%) Mentoring
10 78 (13.81%) SQL
11 76 (13.45%) Java
12 75 (13.27%) CRM
12 75 (13.27%) AWS
13 71 (12.57%) Git (software)
13 71 (12.57%) Oracle
14 67 (11.86%) Software Engineering
15 62 (10.97%) ITIL
15 62 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
16 59 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
17 58 (10.27%) SaaS
18 57 (10.09%) Docker
18 57 (10.09%) Project Delivery
19 55 (9.73%) JIRA
20 54 (9.56%) Coaching
21 51 (9.03%) Problem-Solving
21 51 (9.03%) ERP
22 50 (8.85%) Migration
23 47 (8.32%) SAP
23 47 (8.32%) Continuous Improvement
23 47 (8.32%) Microservices

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 32 (5.66%) Confluence
2 18 (3.19%) Apache
3 10 (1.77%) CMS
3 10 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.24%) JBoss
5 7 (1.24%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.88%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.71%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (4.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (3.36%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.88%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.88%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (7.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 36 (6.37%) Oracle Payables
3 21 (3.72%) Oracle Cash Management
4 20 (3.54%) Oracle ERP
5 19 (3.36%) Oracle Assets
6 17 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
7 16 (2.83%) Oracle 11i
7 16 (2.83%) Oracle EBS R12
8 13 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
9 12 (2.12%) Oracle Financials
10 11 (1.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 11 (1.95%) SAP S/4HANA
11 10 (1.77%) SAP SD
12 9 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
12 9 (1.59%) Payment Gateway
13 7 (1.24%) NetSuite
14 5 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
14 5 (0.88%) SAP FI
15 4 (0.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 4 (0.71%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 101 (17.88%) Azure
2 75 (13.27%) AWS
3 58 (10.27%) SaaS
4 31 (5.49%) GCP
4 31 (5.49%) PaaS
5 26 (4.60%) Serverless
6 23 (4.07%) Microsoft 365
7 21 (3.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 21 (3.72%) IaaS
8 18 (3.19%) npm
9 15 (2.65%) Azure Data Factory
10 13 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (2.12%) Amazon S3
11 12 (2.12%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 12 (2.12%) Azure Stack
11 12 (2.12%) GitHub
11 12 (2.12%) Google Play
11 12 (2.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (1.95%) AWS Direct Connect
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.61%) Firewall
2 23 (4.07%) VPN
3 22 (3.89%) Broadband
4 15 (2.65%) DNS
5 11 (1.95%) DMZ
6 8 (1.42%) WAN
7 7 (1.24%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (1.24%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.06%) Intranet
8 6 (1.06%) SMTP
8 6 (1.06%) SSL
9 5 (0.88%) LAN
10 4 (0.71%) Internet
11 3 (0.53%) DHCP
11 3 (0.53%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.53%) SAN
11 3 (0.53%) SMPP
12 2 (0.35%) Extranet
12 2 (0.35%) VoIP
12 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (3.54%) Amazon Aurora
3 15 (2.65%) SQL Server
4 14 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.30%) MySQL
6 12 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (1.95%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (1.95%) BigQuery
8 10 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.59%) Redis
10 8 (1.42%) Big Data
10 8 (1.42%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.24%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.06%) Power BI
12 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 71 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 55 (9.73%) JIRA
3 46 (8.14%) Jenkins
4 21 (3.72%) Bitbucket
5 20 (3.54%) Babel
6 17 (3.01%) Maven
7 14 (2.48%) Gradle
8 8 (1.42%) JMeter
8 8 (1.42%) Selenium
9 7 (1.24%) Ant
9 7 (1.24%) Protractor
9 7 (1.24%) Subversion
10 6 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.06%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.88%) SonarQube
11 5 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio Code
12 4 (0.71%) CircleCI
13 2 (0.35%) GitLab
General
1 212 (37.52%) Finance
2 184 (32.57%) Social Skills
3 62 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (7.96%) Retail
5 41 (7.26%) Banking
6 39 (6.90%) Telecoms
7 36 (6.37%) Legal
7 36 (6.37%) Marketing
8 35 (6.19%) Presentation Skills
9 32 (5.66%) General Ledger
10 30 (5.31%) Organisational Skills
11 23 (4.07%) Law
12 16 (2.83%) Local Government
13 15 (2.65%) Financial Institution
14 13 (2.30%) Influencing Skills
15 10 (1.77%) Back Office
16 8 (1.42%) Games
16 8 (1.42%) Public Sector
17 7 (1.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 7 (1.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 84 (14.87%) Consultant
2 64 (11.33%) Analyst
3 61 (10.80%) Developer
4 56 (9.91%) Project Manager
5 41 (7.26%) Architect
6 26 (4.60%) Oracle Consultant
6 26 (4.60%) Software Engineer
7 24 (4.25%) Cloud Consultant
7 24 (4.25%) Functional Consultant
7 24 (4.25%) Senior Consultant
8 22 (3.89%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (3.72%) Cloud Engineer
9 21 (3.72%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 21 (3.72%) Senior Developer
10 20 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (3.01%) Business Analyst
11 17 (3.01%) Project Consultant
11 17 (3.01%) Recruitment Consultant
12 16 (2.83%) Software Manager
12 16 (2.83%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.79%) React
2 32 (5.66%) Node.js
3 31 (5.49%) Spring
4 28 (4.96%) RabbitMQ
5 27 (4.78%) REST
6 25 (4.42%) Kafka
7 22 (3.89%) AngularJS
7 22 (3.89%) CSS
7 22 (3.89%) Vue.js
7 22 (3.89%) Web Services
8 21 (3.72%) RESTful
9 20 (3.54%) React Native
10 18 (3.19%) .NET
11 16 (2.83%) Spring Boot
12 15 (2.65%) Hibernate
12 15 (2.65%) Oracle Fusion
12 15 (2.65%) Samza
13 14 (2.48%) HTML
13 14 (2.48%) Laravel
14 13 (2.30%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.43%) Self-Motivation
2 37 (6.55%) Public Cloud
3 26 (4.60%) Data Centre
4 22 (3.89%) Social Media
5 20 (3.54%) Credit Risk
6 19 (3.36%) Management Information System
7 18 (3.19%) User Experience
8 17 (3.01%) Mobile App
9 15 (2.65%) Hedge funds
9 15 (2.65%) STB
10 14 (2.48%) Analytical Mindset
11 12 (2.12%) Life Science
12 10 (1.77%) CMDB
12 10 (1.77%) Driving Licence
13 9 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.42%) Smart Meter
15 7 (1.24%) Cloud Native
15 7 (1.24%) IVR
16 6 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
16 6 (1.06%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.55%) Linux
2 33 (5.84%) Windows
3 22 (3.89%) Android
3 22 (3.89%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.59%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.06%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.53%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.35%) SUSE
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (32.92%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (20.18%) Project Management
3 84 (14.87%) DevOps
4 80 (14.16%) Mentoring
5 75 (13.27%) CRM
6 67 (11.86%) Software Engineering
7 62 (10.97%) ITIL
8 59 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (10.09%) Project Delivery
10 54 (9.56%) Coaching
11 51 (9.03%) ERP
11 51 (9.03%) Problem-Solving
12 50 (8.85%) Migration
13 47 (8.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 47 (8.32%) Microservices
14 46 (8.14%) Scrum
15 44 (7.79%) Service Delivery
16 42 (7.43%) Workshop Facilitation
17 39 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (6.73%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 78 (13.81%) SQL
2 76 (13.45%) Java
3 46 (8.14%) JavaScript
4 32 (5.66%) Kotlin
5 31 (5.49%) PowerShell
6 27 (4.78%) PHP
7 26 (4.60%) Python
8 25 (4.42%) TypeScript
9 20 (3.54%) C#
10 12 (2.12%) Apple Swift
10 12 (2.12%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.42%) Ruby
12 7 (1.24%) Java 8
13 6 (1.06%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.88%) Scala
15 4 (0.71%) Java 11
16 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.53%) VBA
17 2 (0.35%) ES6
Qualifications
1 44 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 41 (7.26%) Degree
3 28 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.65%) Oracle Certification
5 12 (2.12%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.42%) AWS Certification
8 7 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.53%) CCNA
9 3 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.53%) MCP
9 3 (0.53%) MCSE
9 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.35%) AAT
10 2 (0.35%) ACCA
10 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.35%) PMP
11 1 (0.18%) CIMA
11 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.55%) GDPR
2 33 (5.84%) QA
3 24 (4.25%) SLA
4 11 (1.95%) PMO
5 8 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (1.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 7 (1.24%) Good Clinical Practice
6 7 (1.24%) HIPAA
7 6 (1.06%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.88%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.18%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.18%) NCSC
10 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 57 (10.09%) Docker
2 35 (6.19%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.06%) LXC
4 6 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.53%) XenApp
5 3 (0.53%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 91 (16.11%) Kubernetes
2 35 (6.19%) Terraform
3 18 (3.19%) Ansible
4 6 (1.06%) Grafana
4 6 (1.06%) Prometheus
5 5 (0.88%) Istio
6 4 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 95 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 71 (12.57%) Oracle
3 47 (8.32%) SAP
4 38 (6.73%) Google
5 32 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (4.42%) Atlassian
7 15 (2.65%) Workday
8 14 (2.48%) Apple
9 12 (2.12%) BT
10 10 (1.77%) Guidewire
11 9 (1.59%) Netlify
12 8 (1.42%) Splunk
13 7 (1.24%) Cadence
14 6 (1.06%) Reuters
14 6 (1.06%) ServiceNow
15 5 (0.88%) Avaya
15 5 (0.88%) Sage
15 5 (0.88%) Sonatype
15 5 (0.88%) VMware
16 4 (0.71%) Remedy