Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 549 522 501
Rank change year-on-year -27 -21 -42
Permanent jobs citing Billing 726 933 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.23% 1.26% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 547 577 615
UK median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +5.26% -9.09%
10th Percentile £19,000 £26,250 £23,850
90th Percentile £77,700 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.89% +12.50% -20.00%

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 58,880 73,962 73,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.85% 42.08% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44,859 57,267 59,590
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,296
% change year-on-year - +1.59% +1.83%

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 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Billing in the UK

Billing
Top 15 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 15 February 2019. 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 -9 687 £45,000 -10.00% 149
UK excluding London +8 447 £38,750 -13.89% 91
London +13 251 £62,500 +13.64% 63
North of England +21 116 £20,000 -50.00% 26
South East -16 115 £45,000 -18.18% 26
Midlands +10 88 £40,000 -11.11% 26
South West +55 73 £40,000 -27.27% 4
North West -6 48 £37,000 -26.00% 15
West Midlands -17 46 £39,000 -13.33% 17
North East +55 43 £17,605 -55.57% 4
East Midlands +44 42 £40,000 - 9
East of England +31 27 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Yorkshire +15 25 £36,000 -10.00% 7
Scotland +10 21 £42,500 +25.00% 4
Wales +27 9 £33,173 -

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 238 (32.78%) Finance
2 144 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
4 127 (17.49%) Project Management
5 120 (16.53%) SQL
6 117 (16.12%) Degree
7 109 (15.01%) Microsoft
8 96 (13.22%) Oracle
9 92 (12.67%) Telecoms
10 88 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 86 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
12 82 (11.29%) Service Delivery
13 80 (11.02%) Windows
14 79 (10.88%) Process Improvement
15 76 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
16 72 (9.92%) ITIL
16 72 (9.92%) CRM
17 71 (9.78%) Microsoft Office
17 71 (9.78%) Marketing
18 69 (9.50%) PRINCE2
19 68 (9.37%) SLA
20 64 (8.82%) SQL Server
21 62 (8.54%) SaaS
22 60 (8.26%) SAP
23 59 (8.13%) Data Centre
24 57 (7.85%) Self-Motivation
25 56 (7.71%) Incident Management
26 55 (7.58%) C#
27 51 (7.02%) ERP
28 49 (6.75%) Linux

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 25 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.79%) Confluence
3 7 (0.96%) IIS
3 7 (0.96%) SAS
4 6 (0.83%) Apache Solr
4 6 (0.83%) Apache Spark
4 6 (0.83%) nginx
5 4 (0.55%) Apache
5 4 (0.55%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.28%) CMS
7 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.28%) JBoss
7 2 (0.28%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 71 (9.78%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.83%) SPSS
6 6 (0.83%) Stata
7 5 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.41%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.14%) Edge Animate
10 1 (0.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 20 (2.75%) SAP SD
2 17 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (1.93%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (1.65%) HFM
4 12 (1.65%) SAP ERP
5 11 (1.52%) SAP CRM
6 10 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (1.10%) SAP IS-U
8 6 (0.83%) Magento
8 6 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.83%) Relativity
9 5 (0.69%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.41%) DocuMatrix
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle BRM
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.41%) Primavera
10 3 (0.41%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.41%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 62 (8.54%) SaaS
2 49 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (4.55%) Office 365
4 32 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (3.58%) Force.com
6 23 (3.17%) FinancialForce
7 21 (2.89%) IaaS
8 19 (2.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 16 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (2.20%) Amazon S3
10 14 (1.93%) GitHub
11 12 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (1.65%) Amazon ELB
11 12 (1.65%) Amazon Glacier
11 12 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (1.65%) Slack
12 7 (0.96%) PaaS
13 6 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.69%) Asana
14 5 (0.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.65%) Firewall
2 30 (4.13%) LAN
3 29 (3.99%) WAN
4 23 (3.17%) Internet
5 18 (2.48%) Unified Communications
6 14 (1.93%) Skype
7 11 (1.52%) Network Security
8 9 (1.24%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.10%) DNS
9 8 (1.10%) PBX
9 8 (1.10%) SAN
9 8 (1.10%) VPN
10 7 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (0.96%) iSCSI
11 6 (0.83%) Intranet
11 6 (0.83%) NAS
12 5 (0.69%) VoIP
13 4 (0.55%) SMS
14 3 (0.41%) Ethernet
14 3 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.41%) MySQL
3 21 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (1.93%) Oracle Smart View
6 14 (1.93%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.79%) Big Data
7 13 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (1.38%) Power BI
10 8 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.96%) Couchbase
11 7 (0.96%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.96%) DB2
11 7 (0.96%) MongoDB
11 7 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (0.83%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 28 (3.86%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.89%) Visual Studio
3 17 (2.34%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.65%) JIRA
5 9 (1.24%) Subversion
5 9 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.96%) Bitbucket
6 7 (0.96%) Maven
6 7 (0.96%) SpecFlow
7 6 (0.83%) gulp
7 6 (0.83%) InstallShield
8 5 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
9 4 (0.55%) Appium
9 4 (0.55%) Gradle
9 4 (0.55%) Grunt
9 4 (0.55%) Liquibase
9 4 (0.55%) Protractor
9 4 (0.55%) Selenium
10 2 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 238 (32.78%) Finance
2 92 (12.67%) Telecoms
3 71 (9.78%) Marketing
4 38 (5.23%) Legal
5 36 (4.96%) Banking
6 32 (4.41%) Manufacturing
7 22 (3.03%) Retail
8 20 (2.75%) Back Office
9 16 (2.20%) Electronics
10 15 (2.07%) Retail Banking
11 13 (1.79%) Law
12 8 (1.10%) Games
13 7 (0.96%) General Ledger
14 6 (0.83%) French Language
14 6 (0.83%) German Language
15 2 (0.28%) Advertising
15 2 (0.28%) Military
15 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 172 (23.69%) Analyst
2 81 (11.16%) Project Manager
3 77 (10.61%) Developer
4 53 (7.30%) Consultant
5 42 (5.79%) Business Analyst
6 40 (5.51%) Senior Manager
7 35 (4.82%) Systems Analyst
8 31 (4.27%) Administrator
9 30 (4.13%) Senior Project Manager
10 28 (3.86%) Oracle Analyst
11 25 (3.44%) Architect
11 25 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
11 25 (3.44%) SQL Analyst
12 23 (3.17%) IT Manager
12 23 (3.17%) Senior Developer
13 21 (2.89%) Data Analyst
14 20 (2.75%) Business Systems Analyst
14 20 (2.75%) Support Analyst
15 18 (2.48%) C# Developer
15 18 (2.48%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.34%) .NET
2 43 (5.92%) HTML
3 41 (5.65%) Web Services
4 29 (3.99%) CSS
5 27 (3.72%) jQuery
6 24 (3.31%) HTML5
7 19 (2.62%) CSS3
8 18 (2.48%) REST
9 17 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
9 17 (2.34%) Spring
10 16 (2.20%) ASP.NET
10 16 (2.20%) XML
11 13 (1.79%) Node.js
11 13 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (1.52%) AngularJS
12 11 (1.52%) WCF
13 10 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (1.38%) JSON
13 10 (1.38%) Middleware
13 10 (1.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (8.13%) Data Centre
3 57 (7.85%) Self-Motivation
4 39 (5.37%) Management Information System
5 30 (4.13%) Fintech
6 23 (3.17%) Public Cloud
7 22 (3.03%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 20 (2.75%) User Experience
9 17 (2.34%) PMI
10 12 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (1.52%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.24%) Enterprise Cloud
13 8 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.10%) Replication
14 7 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
14 7 (0.96%) Internet of Things
14 7 (0.96%) Tandem
15 6 (0.83%) Clustering
15 6 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (0.83%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 80 (11.02%) Windows
2 49 (6.75%) Linux
3 21 (2.89%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.20%) Android
5 16 (2.20%) Windows 7
6 15 (2.07%) Unix
7 14 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.79%) Windows 2000
9 11 (1.52%) Windows 10
10 10 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.96%) Debian
11 7 (0.96%) VMS
11 7 (0.96%) Windows NT
11 7 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.83%) HPUX
13 4 (0.55%) SUSE
13 4 (0.55%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
3 127 (17.49%) Project Management
4 88 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 82 (11.29%) Service Delivery
6 79 (10.88%) Process Improvement
7 76 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 72 (9.92%) CRM
8 72 (9.92%) ITIL
9 69 (9.50%) PRINCE2
10 56 (7.71%) Incident Management
11 51 (7.02%) ERP
12 49 (6.75%) Scrum
13 48 (6.61%) Presales
14 47 (6.47%) Coaching
15 46 (6.34%) Business Analysis
16 44 (6.06%) Service Management
17 43 (5.92%) Change Management
18 41 (5.65%) Computer Science
19 40 (5.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 120 (16.53%) SQL
2 55 (7.58%) C#
3 42 (5.79%) Java
4 41 (5.65%) JavaScript
5 29 (3.99%) Python
6 28 (3.86%) Apex Code
7 27 (3.72%) Shell Script
8 26 (3.58%) PHP
9 22 (3.03%) VB
10 15 (2.07%) Bash Shell
11 14 (1.93%) Ruby
12 13 (1.79%) Bourne shell
12 13 (1.79%) C-shell
12 13 (1.79%) Korn
12 13 (1.79%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.52%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.24%) Perl
14 9 (1.24%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.96%) C
15 7 (0.96%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 117 (16.12%) Degree
2 31 (4.27%) PMP
3 27 (3.72%) PMI Certification
4 26 (3.58%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (2.34%) SC Cleared
7 16 (2.20%) CBAP
7 16 (2.20%) IIBA
7 16 (2.20%) ISEB
7 16 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (1.65%) CCNA
9 12 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.96%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.83%) MCDBA
14 5 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (9.37%) SLA
2 36 (4.96%) GDPR
3 22 (3.03%) QA
4 19 (2.62%) PMO
5 10 (1.38%) Data Quality
6 9 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.41%) COBIT
7 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.41%) SEPA
8 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (1.38%) vSphere
4 7 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.96%) NFS
4 7 (0.96%) vCloud
5 6 (0.83%) Docker
6 3 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.41%) XenApp
7 2 (0.28%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (1.79%) Ansible
2 10 (1.38%) NetBackup
3 7 (0.96%) vCenter Server
3 7 (0.96%) vMotion
3 7 (0.96%) WMI
4 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (0.83%) SCCM
5 5 (0.69%) Puppet
6 4 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.41%) Netcool
7 3 (0.41%) OpenView
7 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.41%) SCOM
8 2 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.14%) Salt
9 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 109 (15.01%) Microsoft
2 96 (13.22%) Oracle
3 60 (8.26%) SAP
4 44 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
5 30 (4.13%) Cisco
6 21 (2.89%) HP
7 16 (2.20%) VMware
8 15 (2.07%) CheckPoint
9 13 (1.79%) Citrix
9 13 (1.79%) Dell
9 13 (1.79%) IBM
9 13 (1.79%) NEC
10 12 (1.65%) Hyperion
11 11 (1.52%) BT
12 10 (1.38%) Veeam
12 10 (1.38%) Xamarin
13 9 (1.24%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.96%) Cadence
14 7 (0.96%) EMC
14 7 (0.96%) NetApp