Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 550 549 458
Rank change year-on-year -1 -91 +2
Permanent jobs citing Billing 871 867 1,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.49% 0.66%
As % of the General category 1.20% 1.14% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 611 535 848
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,000 £25,675
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,550 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 72,292 75,912 89,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.52% 42.73% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55,712 57,963 72,666
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +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 19 July 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 19 July 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 0 790 £47,750 +0.53% 85
UK excluding London -4 454 £45,000 - 67
London +49 354 £52,500 - 25
South East -53 120 £55,000 +15.79% 23
Midlands +26 118 £42,500 +6.25% 8
North of England +8 105 £40,000 +9.07% 19
West Midlands +11 79 £42,500 +6.25% 7
North West +10 61 £50,000 +35.14% 14
South West +28 46 £49,875 +15.45% 6
East of England -4 46 £45,000 -21.74% 4
East Midlands +27 39 £43,750 +20.69%
Yorkshire +38 38 £22,500 -33.82% 2
Scotland -23 12 £35,000 -4.14% 7
North East -11 6 £40,000 -13.04% 3
Wales -8 5 £33,173 -11.54%
Northern Ireland +1 3 - -

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 296 (33.98%) Finance
2 169 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (17.57%) SAP
4 152 (17.45%) CRM
5 145 (16.65%) Oracle
5 145 (16.65%) Microsoft
6 139 (15.96%) SQL
6 139 (15.96%) ITIL
7 134 (15.38%) Degree
8 133 (15.27%) Problem-Solving
9 124 (14.24%) Project Management
10 113 (12.97%) Telecoms
11 108 (12.40%) Retail
12 105 (12.06%) Windows
13 98 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
14 95 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
15 89 (10.22%) ERP
16 87 (9.99%) Service Management
16 87 (9.99%) Marketing
17 86 (9.87%) Service Delivery
18 85 (9.76%) Business Development
19 81 (9.30%) Linux
19 81 (9.30%) Data Centre
20 75 (8.61%) Coaching
21 74 (8.50%) VMware
22 72 (8.27%) Self-Motivation
23 69 (7.92%) SQL Server
24 66 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
25 65 (7.46%) SLA
26 61 (7.00%) 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 (2.99%) nginx
2 25 (2.87%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.18%) Skype for Business
4 17 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.26%) Apache
6 11 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (1.26%) WordPress
7 10 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.03%) CMS
9 7 (0.80%) NetWeaver
10 5 (0.57%) IIS
10 5 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.57%) SAS
11 4 (0.46%) SAP Portal
12 3 (0.34%) Confluence
12 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.34%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 95 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (2.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.57%) InDesign
7 5 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (5.17%) SAP Hybris
2 31 (3.56%) SAP SD
3 30 (3.44%) SAP CRM
4 20 (2.30%) SAP S/4HANA
5 16 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (1.15%) SAP APO
7 9 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (1.03%) NetSuite
7 9 (1.03%) SAP QM
8 8 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.80%) SAP IS-U
10 6 (0.69%) CSG Singleview
10 6 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
10 6 (0.69%) Oracle ASCP
10 6 (0.69%) Oracle Manufacturing
10 6 (0.69%) SAP FI
10 6 (0.69%) SAP FI-CA
11 5 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 45 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.41%) Office 365
4 18 (2.07%) SaaS
5 10 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (0.80%) Force.com
6 7 (0.80%) IaaS
7 6 (0.69%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.69%) PaaS
8 5 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.57%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.46%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.23%) GitHub
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle CX
11 2 (0.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.25%) SAN
2 32 (3.67%) VPN
3 31 (3.56%) TCP/IP
4 24 (2.76%) DNS
5 23 (2.64%) Unified Communications
6 20 (2.30%) Firewall
6 20 (2.30%) Skype
7 19 (2.18%) Network Security
8 18 (2.07%) WAN
9 15 (1.72%) LAN
9 15 (1.72%) Wireless
10 12 (1.38%) DHCP
10 12 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (1.26%) Broadband
11 11 (1.26%) Internet
12 10 (1.15%) Wireshark
13 8 (0.92%) 5G
13 8 (0.92%) VoIP
14 7 (0.80%) 4G
15 6 (0.69%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.51%) MySQL
3 35 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.72%) Big Data
7 14 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 12 (1.38%) SAP HANA
9 10 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.03%) Redis
11 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database
11 8 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
12 7 (0.80%) Data Lake
12 7 (0.80%) GIS
12 7 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (0.80%) Power BI
13 6 (0.69%) Essbase
13 6 (0.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (2.53%) eCATT
1 22 (2.53%) LSMW
2 21 (2.41%) JIRA
3 14 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.15%) Selenium
5 9 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.69%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.57%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.46%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.46%) Liquibase
8 4 (0.46%) Subversion
8 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.23%) Gradle
9 2 (0.23%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.23%) Maven
9 2 (0.23%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 296 (33.98%) Finance
2 113 (12.97%) Telecoms
3 108 (12.40%) Retail
4 87 (9.99%) Marketing
5 42 (4.82%) Manufacturing
6 41 (4.71%) Legal
7 29 (3.33%) Back Office
8 28 (3.21%) Law
9 27 (3.10%) Publishing
10 26 (2.99%) Banking
11 16 (1.84%) General Ledger
12 13 (1.49%) Military
13 12 (1.38%) Local Government
14 11 (1.26%) Games
15 9 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.80%) Advertising
17 6 (0.69%) German Language
18 5 (0.57%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.57%) Brand Awareness
18 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (24.34%) Analyst
2 120 (13.78%) Consultant
3 72 (8.27%) SAP Consultant
4 54 (6.20%) Architect
5 52 (5.97%) Systems Analyst
6 47 (5.40%) Developer
7 46 (5.28%) Project Manager
8 42 (4.82%) IT Manager
9 41 (4.71%) Business Analyst
10 38 (4.36%) Business Systems Analyst
11 33 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
12 31 (3.56%) Delivery Manager
13 27 (3.10%) Service Manager
14 26 (2.99%) SAP SD Consultant
15 25 (2.87%) Administrator
15 25 (2.87%) CRM Consultant
16 24 (2.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 23 (2.64%) Senior Manager
17 23 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
18 22 (2.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.79%) Web Services
2 30 (3.44%) XML
3 29 (3.33%) HTML
4 24 (2.76%) EDI
4 24 (2.76%) IDoc
5 23 (2.64%) .NET
6 17 (1.95%) CSS
7 16 (1.84%) SOAP
8 13 (1.49%) Spring
9 12 (1.38%) jQuery
9 12 (1.38%) JSON
10 11 (1.26%) Middleware
10 11 (1.26%) RESTful
11 9 (1.03%) REST
12 8 (0.92%) Hibernate
12 8 (0.92%) J2EE
12 8 (0.92%) Struts
13 7 (0.80%) AngularJS
13 7 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (0.80%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 72 (8.27%) Self-Motivation
4 52 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
5 49 (5.63%) Management Information System
6 27 (3.10%) Mobile Payment
7 25 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 25 (2.87%) Virtual Team
8 22 (2.53%) LIMS
8 22 (2.53%) User Experience
9 21 (2.41%) iPad
10 20 (2.30%) Public Cloud
11 18 (2.07%) Mobile App
12 15 (1.72%) Smart Meter
13 14 (1.61%) Replication
14 13 (1.49%) Fat Client
14 13 (1.49%) Thin Client
15 12 (1.38%) Fintech
16 9 (1.03%) FMCG
17 8 (0.92%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 105 (12.06%) Windows
2 81 (9.30%) Linux
3 44 (5.05%) Windows Server
4 35 (4.02%) Unix
5 29 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (2.99%) Mac OS
6 26 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.03%) Debian
10 8 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.69%) Android
11 6 (0.69%) CentOS
11 6 (0.69%) SUSE
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.57%) Solaris
13 4 (0.46%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.23%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (17.45%) CRM
3 139 (15.96%) ITIL
4 133 (15.27%) Problem-Solving
5 124 (14.24%) Project Management
6 89 (10.22%) ERP
7 87 (9.99%) Service Management
8 86 (9.87%) Service Delivery
9 85 (9.76%) Business Development
10 75 (8.61%) Coaching
11 61 (7.00%) Presales
12 60 (6.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 58 (6.66%) Process Improvement
14 54 (6.20%) PRINCE2
14 54 (6.20%) Waterfall
15 53 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
15 53 (6.08%) Change Management
15 53 (6.08%) Logistics
16 52 (5.97%) DevOps
17 51 (5.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (15.96%) SQL
2 57 (6.54%) Java
3 33 (3.79%) C#
4 32 (3.67%) C
5 26 (2.99%) Python
6 25 (2.87%) ABAP
6 25 (2.87%) PL/SQL
7 22 (2.53%) JavaScript
8 20 (2.30%) PHP
9 18 (2.07%) PowerShell
10 14 (1.61%) C++
11 12 (1.38%) Perl
11 12 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.15%) Ruby
13 9 (1.03%) VB
13 9 (1.03%) VBA
14 7 (0.80%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.80%) X++
15 6 (0.69%) Apex Code
15 6 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 134 (15.38%) Degree
2 39 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (3.44%) MCSA
3 30 (3.44%) MCSE
4 27 (3.10%) MCITP
5 23 (2.64%) Security Cleared
6 22 (2.53%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.61%) CISM
7 14 (1.61%) CISSP
8 13 (1.49%) CIMA
8 13 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.26%) AWS Certification
10 11 (1.26%) CISA
10 11 (1.26%) ISEB
10 11 (1.26%) PMI Certification
11 10 (1.15%) ACCA
11 10 (1.15%) PMP
12 9 (1.03%) CCNP
12 9 (1.03%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.46%) SLA
2 31 (3.56%) QA
3 19 (2.18%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.84%) PMO
5 14 (1.61%) GDPR
6 12 (1.38%) COBIT
7 6 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.46%) GCP
9 4 (0.46%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.34%) GAAP
10 3 (0.34%) SEPA
11 2 (0.23%) IFRS
11 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.23%) MiFID
12 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.11%) EMIR
System Software
1 58 (6.66%) Active Directory
2 37 (4.25%) Hyper-V
3 25 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.38%) Docker
5 4 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.23%) Firmware
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.11%) vCloud
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (3.79%) Puppet
2 26 (2.99%) Failover Clustering
3 14 (1.61%) SCCM
4 9 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.46%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.34%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.34%) Cacti
7 3 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.23%) Ansible
8 2 (0.23%) Cisco CME
8 2 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.23%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.11%) yum
Vendors
1 153 (17.57%) SAP
2 145 (16.65%) Microsoft
2 145 (16.65%) Oracle
3 74 (8.50%) VMware
4 50 (5.74%) hybris
5 49 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
6 40 (4.59%) Splunk
7 37 (4.25%) Cisco
8 32 (3.67%) Xerox
9 29 (3.33%) Citrix
10 26 (2.99%) IBM
10 26 (2.99%) Veeam
11 23 (2.64%) Red Hat
12 20 (2.30%) HP
13 16 (1.84%) Dell
14 13 (1.49%) NetApp
15 12 (1.38%) Google
15 12 (1.38%) PeopleSoft
16 11 (1.26%) EMC
16 11 (1.26%) F5