Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 557 565 547
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18 -55
Permanent jobs citing Billing 601 784 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the General category 1.11% 1.11% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 360 611 539
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £27,629 £20,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,375 £72,500 £84,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 53,913 70,639 79,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.41% 42.86% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40,563 54,171 57,583
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -

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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 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 -2 560 £52,000 +15.56% 76
UK excluding London -79 311 £45,000 +5.88% 50
London +117 276 £62,500 +4.17% 29
South East +32 106 £45,000 -12.20% 20
North of England +24 94 £47,750 +122.09% 11
North West +45 61 £49,000 +145.00% 4
Midlands -19 48 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Midlands +8 40 £43,250 +1.76% 3
Yorkshire +16 32 £37,500 +59.57% 6
East of England +40 24 £45,000 - 3
Scotland +12 15 £49,500 +10.00% 2
South West -42 11 £40,000 -3.61% 7
Wales +16 9 £30,444 -8.23%
East Midlands -15 8 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Northern Ireland -6 6 - - 1
North East -3 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 211 (35.11%) Finance
2 146 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (21.46%) Telecoms
4 120 (19.97%) Project Management
4 120 (19.97%) Degree
5 104 (17.30%) Microsoft
6 94 (15.64%) SQL
7 85 (14.14%) Problem-Solving
8 81 (13.48%) Marketing
9 79 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
10 75 (12.48%) DevOps
11 72 (11.98%) Java
11 72 (11.98%) CRM
12 64 (10.65%) ITIL
12 64 (10.65%) Oracle
13 63 (10.48%) SAP
13 63 (10.48%) Python
14 57 (9.48%) Microsoft Excel
15 50 (8.32%) Retail
15 50 (8.32%) Project Delivery
16 49 (8.15%) Mentoring
16 49 (8.15%) Banking
16 49 (8.15%) Salesforce.com
17 48 (7.99%) AWS
18 47 (7.82%) Azure
18 47 (7.82%) Microsoft Office
18 47 (7.82%) JavaScript
19 45 (7.49%) ERP
20 44 (7.32%) SLA
20 44 (7.32%) Waterfall

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 16 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (2.50%) nginx
2 15 (2.50%) Tornado
3 13 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (2.16%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.83%) Confluence
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (0.83%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.83%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.67%) Apache
7 4 (0.67%) Ethereum
7 4 (0.67%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.50%) IPython
8 3 (0.50%) Jupyter
9 2 (0.33%) CMS
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle UPK
9 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.17%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) Smallworld
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (9.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (7.82%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (3.99%) SAP S/4HANA
2 14 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.33%) SAP SD
3 9 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (1.50%) SAP IS-U
4 8 (1.33%) SAP FI
5 7 (1.16%) SAP CO
5 7 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (1.00%) Documaker
6 6 (1.00%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.67%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.67%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 4 (0.67%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (0.67%) SAP MDG
7 4 (0.67%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 3 (0.50%) Lawson
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle BRM
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.50%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 48 (7.99%) AWS
2 47 (7.82%) Azure
3 36 (5.99%) SaaS
4 28 (4.66%) GCP
5 27 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (3.66%) IaaS
6 22 (3.66%) Office 365
7 15 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (1.83%) Force.com
9 10 (1.66%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.66%) Power Platform
10 9 (1.50%) Azure Data Factory
10 9 (1.50%) FinancialForce
11 8 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.16%) WhatsApp
13 5 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (0.83%) Amazon Glacier
13 5 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.83%) PaaS
13 5 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.32%) Internet
2 33 (5.49%) Firewall
3 18 (3.00%) Broadband
4 12 (2.00%) Ethernet
5 10 (1.66%) DNS
6 9 (1.50%) Network Security
6 9 (1.50%) SMS
6 9 (1.50%) Software-Defined Networking
6 9 (1.50%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (1.33%) iBeacon
7 8 (1.33%) LAN
7 8 (1.33%) LLU
7 8 (1.33%) Unified Communications
7 8 (1.33%) WAN
8 7 (1.16%) SAN
8 7 (1.16%) Skype
9 6 (1.00%) LTE
10 5 (0.83%) VPN
11 4 (0.67%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.15%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.16%) Big Data
3 30 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (4.16%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.33%) Redis
5 20 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (2.50%) MySQL
7 15 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.66%) Power BI
9 8 (1.33%) SAP HANA
10 7 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (1.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 30 (4.99%) JIRA
2 25 (4.16%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.50%) Subversion
5 7 (1.16%) LSMW
6 4 (0.67%) Liquibase
6 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.50%) MSI
8 2 (0.33%) Appium
8 2 (0.33%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.33%) Selenium
9 1 (0.17%) Hudson
General
1 211 (35.11%) Finance
2 129 (21.46%) Telecoms
3 81 (13.48%) Marketing
4 50 (8.32%) Retail
5 49 (8.15%) Banking
6 36 (5.99%) Legal
7 19 (3.16%) Public Sector
8 18 (3.00%) Law
9 11 (1.83%) Back Office
10 9 (1.50%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.16%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.00%) General Ledger
12 6 (1.00%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.83%) Electronics
14 3 (0.50%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.50%) Games
14 3 (0.50%) Japanese Language
14 3 (0.50%) Local Government
14 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (15.97%) Analyst
2 62 (10.32%) Developer
3 43 (7.15%) Consultant
4 38 (6.32%) Project Manager
5 31 (5.16%) Architect
6 27 (4.49%) IT Manager
7 25 (4.16%) Cloud Engineer
8 24 (3.99%) Service Manager
9 22 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (3.16%) Product Manager
11 18 (3.00%) SAP Consultant
11 18 (3.00%) Support Engineer
11 18 (3.00%) Systems Analyst
12 17 (2.83%) Designer
12 17 (2.83%) Senior Manager
13 16 (2.66%) Delivery Manager
13 16 (2.66%) Solutions Designer
14 15 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (2.50%) Service Delivery Manager
14 15 (2.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (5.82%) HTML
2 26 (4.33%) Flask
2 26 (4.33%) RESTful
3 24 (3.99%) REST
4 22 (3.66%) .NET
5 20 (3.33%) CSS
6 18 (3.00%) Pandas
6 18 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (3.00%) scikit-learn
7 15 (2.50%) HTML5
7 15 (2.50%) J2EE
7 15 (2.50%) Keras
7 15 (2.50%) NumPy
7 15 (2.50%) TensorFlow
7 15 (2.50%) Web Services
8 13 (2.16%) Node.js
9 12 (2.00%) Middleware
10 10 (1.66%) ASP.NET
11 9 (1.50%) AngularJS
11 9 (1.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.66%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 32 (5.32%) Data Centre
5 26 (4.33%) Virtual Team
6 24 (3.99%) User Experience
7 16 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (1.83%) CMDB
9 11 (1.83%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.33%) CCTV
10 8 (1.33%) iPhone
11 7 (1.16%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.16%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.67%) Blog
13 4 (0.67%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.67%) PKI
13 4 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.16%) Linux
2 31 (5.16%) Unix
3 30 (4.99%) Windows
4 20 (3.33%) Android
5 13 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.83%) VMS
9 4 (0.67%) FreeBSD
9 4 (0.67%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.33%) CentOS
10 2 (0.33%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (19.97%) Project Management
3 85 (14.14%) Problem-Solving
4 75 (12.48%) DevOps
5 72 (11.98%) CRM
6 64 (10.65%) ITIL
7 50 (8.32%) Project Delivery
8 49 (8.15%) Mentoring
9 45 (7.49%) ERP
10 44 (7.32%) Waterfall
11 43 (7.15%) Microservices
12 41 (6.82%) Analytics
12 41 (6.82%) Asset Management
12 41 (6.82%) Data Modelling
13 39 (6.49%) Business Development
14 38 (6.32%) Service Management
15 36 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (5.99%) Service Delivery
16 35 (5.82%) Creative Thinking
17 34 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (15.64%) SQL
2 72 (11.98%) Java
3 63 (10.48%) Python
4 47 (7.82%) JavaScript
5 32 (5.32%) C#
6 24 (3.99%) C++
7 18 (3.00%) PHP
7 18 (3.00%) Ruby
8 16 (2.66%) Go
8 16 (2.66%) T-SQL
9 14 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.16%) ABAP
11 12 (2.00%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.66%) VBA
13 9 (1.50%) Perl
14 7 (1.16%) R
14 7 (1.16%) VB
15 5 (0.83%) SAPscript
15 5 (0.83%) VB6
16 4 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 120 (19.97%) Degree
2 19 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.66%) MBA
3 16 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.33%) CEH
6 8 (1.33%) CISM
6 8 (1.33%) CISSP
6 8 (1.33%) CRISC
6 8 (1.33%) GSEC
7 6 (1.00%) HNC
8 4 (0.67%) ISEB
8 4 (0.67%) PhD
8 4 (0.67%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.50%) CCNA
9 3 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.50%) PMP
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.32%) SLA
2 27 (4.49%) QA
3 8 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.33%) NIST
3 8 (1.33%) PMO
4 4 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.33%) GDPR
5 2 (0.33%) PSD2
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (5.49%) Docker
2 11 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.00%) vCloud
5 5 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (4.33%) Ansible
2 25 (4.16%) Kubernetes
3 22 (3.66%) Terraform
4 15 (2.50%) Mesos
4 15 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (2.50%) Puppet
4 15 (2.50%) Salt
5 14 (2.33%) Netcool
6 13 (2.16%) AirWatch
7 6 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.83%) vRealize
9 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco CME
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.17%) CloudHub
10 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.17%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.17%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 104 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.65%) Oracle
3 63 (10.48%) SAP
4 49 (8.15%) Salesforce.com
5 41 (6.82%) Google
6 29 (4.83%) WorldPay
7 18 (3.00%) BT
8 14 (2.33%) Remedy
9 10 (1.66%) Informatica
9 10 (1.66%) VMware
10 9 (1.50%) Advent
10 9 (1.50%) Ericsson
10 9 (1.50%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.50%) Telstra
11 8 (1.33%) Guidewire
11 8 (1.33%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.16%) Apple
12 7 (1.16%) FIS
12 7 (1.16%) Xamarin
13 6 (1.00%) Openreach