Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 549 546 523
Rank change year-on-year -3 -23 -29
Permanent jobs citing Billing 540 748 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.49% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.07% 1.20% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 327 576 553
UK median annual salary £55,000 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.91% -14.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £19,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £71,875 £83,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

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 50,302 62,586 76,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.89% 41.40% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 38,076 47,707 57,893
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,875
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 17 January 2020.

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 17 January 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 -8 500 £55,000 +25.00% 83
London +116 280 £65,000 +6.12% 31
UK excluding London -93 239 £45,000 +12.50% 54
South East +12 89 £45,000 - 16
North of England 0 55 £47,500 +137.50% 20
Midlands -23 36 £42,000 +5.00% 10
North West +20 31 £47,500 +137.50% 7
West Midlands -6 25 £36,000 -7.69% 4
East of England +60 23 £60,000 +13.21% 2
Yorkshire +38 17 £50,000 +34.23% 9
South West -41 15 £35,000 -12.50% 4
East Midlands -11 11 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Scotland +6 9 £46,250 +2.78%
Wales -12 7 £36,087 +8.78% 1
North East -17 7 £23,500 +33.48% 4
Northern Ireland - 6 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 189 (35.00%) Finance
2 146 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (25.74%) Microsoft
4 126 (23.33%) Project Management
5 105 (19.44%) SQL
6 104 (19.26%) Degree
7 90 (16.67%) Java
8 83 (15.37%) DevOps
9 81 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
10 78 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
10 78 (14.44%) Azure
11 69 (12.78%) Marketing
12 68 (12.59%) ITIL
13 67 (12.41%) Python
14 62 (11.48%) AWS
15 59 (10.93%) Banking
16 57 (10.56%) Oracle
17 55 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
17 55 (10.19%) Telecoms
18 52 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
18 52 (9.63%) CRM
19 51 (9.44%) Mentoring
20 48 (8.89%) Microservices
20 48 (8.89%) Waterfall
20 48 (8.89%) Linux
20 48 (8.89%) Internet
21 46 (8.52%) Microsoft Office
21 46 (8.52%) Office 365
22 45 (8.33%) Analytics
22 45 (8.33%) JavaScript

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 28 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (2.78%) nginx
4 13 (2.41%) Oracle Coherence
4 13 (2.41%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.22%) Confluence
6 11 (2.04%) Tornado
7 10 (1.85%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.48%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.11%) IPython
10 6 (1.11%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.56%) IIS
12 2 (0.37%) CMS
13 1 (0.19%) Ethereum
13 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 55 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (8.52%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.41%) Documaker
2 12 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (2.22%) SAP S/4HANA
3 11 (2.04%) SAP SD
4 6 (1.11%) SAP ERP
4 6 (1.11%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (0.93%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.93%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.74%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.74%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle BRM
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.37%) BigMachines
8 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.37%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 78 (14.44%) Azure
2 62 (11.48%) AWS
3 46 (8.52%) Office 365
4 45 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (7.59%) SaaS
6 40 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 35 (6.48%) GCP
8 29 (5.37%) IaaS
9 22 (4.07%) Azure Data Factory
10 12 (2.22%) FinancialForce
10 12 (2.22%) Force.com
11 9 (1.67%) PaaS
12 8 (1.48%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.48%) Power Platform
12 8 (1.48%) Stackdriver
13 6 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
13 6 (1.11%) WhatsApp
14 5 (0.93%) Amazon Glacier
14 5 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.89%) Internet
2 41 (7.59%) Firewall
3 20 (3.70%) Software-Defined Networking
4 17 (3.15%) DNS
5 14 (2.59%) SAN
6 13 (2.41%) TCP/IP
7 11 (2.04%) LAN
7 11 (2.04%) Skype
8 9 (1.67%) VoIP
9 7 (1.30%) SMS
10 6 (1.11%) Unified Communications
10 6 (1.11%) VPN
11 4 (0.74%) DMZ
11 4 (0.74%) LTE
11 4 (0.74%) Network Security
11 4 (0.74%) WAN
11 4 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.74%) Wireless
12 3 (0.56%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.56%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.56%) Big Data
1 30 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (4.07%) Redis
4 21 (3.89%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.33%) Cosmos DB
6 17 (3.15%) MySQL
6 17 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (2.41%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (1.85%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (1.48%) Power BI
11 7 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (1.11%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.11%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.11%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (7.22%) JIRA
2 29 (5.37%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.59%) Subversion
4 7 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.11%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.74%) Liquibase
7 3 (0.56%) CircleCI
7 3 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.37%) LSMW
8 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
General
1 189 (35.00%) Finance
2 69 (12.78%) Marketing
3 59 (10.93%) Banking
4 55 (10.19%) Telecoms
5 31 (5.74%) Legal
6 25 (4.63%) Retail
7 20 (3.70%) Public Sector
8 11 (2.04%) Back Office
9 8 (1.48%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.93%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.93%) Local Government
10 5 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.74%) Games
12 3 (0.56%) Automotive
12 3 (0.56%) French Language
12 3 (0.56%) Law
12 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.37%) Advertising
13 2 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (15.56%) Analyst
2 67 (12.41%) Developer
3 48 (8.89%) Consultant
4 45 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 38 (7.04%) Cloud Engineer
6 30 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 23 (4.26%) Azure Engineer
7 23 (4.26%) Support Engineer
8 21 (3.89%) IT Manager
9 20 (3.70%) Product Manager
10 18 (3.33%) Senior Manager
10 18 (3.33%) SQL Developer
10 18 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
11 17 (3.15%) SAP Consultant
12 16 (2.96%) Architect
13 15 (2.78%) Business Analyst
13 15 (2.78%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (2.41%) Middleware Engineer
15 12 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.74%) .NET
2 30 (5.56%) Web Services
3 25 (4.63%) RESTful
4 23 (4.26%) HTML
5 22 (4.07%) Flask
6 21 (3.89%) J2EE
6 21 (3.89%) REST
7 20 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
8 18 (3.33%) Middleware
9 17 (3.15%) Pandas
9 17 (3.15%) scikit-learn
10 14 (2.59%) Oracle Fusion
11 13 (2.41%) Jinja
11 13 (2.41%) Node.js
11 13 (2.41%) WebCenter
12 12 (2.22%) ASP.NET
13 11 (2.04%) CSS
13 11 (2.04%) Keras
13 11 (2.04%) NumPy
13 11 (2.04%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 23 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 20 (3.70%) User Experience
6 12 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.04%) Blog
7 11 (2.04%) CMDB
7 11 (2.04%) Internet of Things
8 9 (1.67%) Social Media
8 9 (1.67%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.48%) iPhone
10 7 (1.30%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.93%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.93%) e-Learning
11 5 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.74%) EPoS
13 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.89%) Linux
2 41 (7.59%) Windows
3 17 (3.15%) Unix
4 13 (2.41%) Android
4 13 (2.41%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.11%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.93%) VMS
6 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.74%) CentOS
7 4 (0.74%) Debian
8 3 (0.56%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (23.33%) Project Management
3 83 (15.37%) DevOps
4 81 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 68 (12.59%) ITIL
6 52 (9.63%) CRM
6 52 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (9.44%) Mentoring
8 48 (8.89%) Microservices
8 48 (8.89%) Waterfall
9 45 (8.33%) Analytics
10 43 (7.96%) Project Delivery
11 42 (7.78%) Service Management
12 41 (7.59%) Identity Access Management
13 39 (7.22%) Business Development
13 39 (7.22%) ERP
14 36 (6.67%) Machine Learning
15 35 (6.48%) Artificial Intelligence
16 33 (6.11%) Creative Thinking
16 33 (6.11%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 105 (19.44%) SQL
2 90 (16.67%) Java
3 67 (12.41%) Python
4 45 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 41 (7.59%) C#
6 34 (6.30%) PHP
6 34 (6.30%) PowerShell
7 28 (5.19%) Ruby
8 24 (4.44%) Perl
9 21 (3.89%) C++
10 20 (3.70%) T-SQL
11 17 (3.15%) Shell Script
12 16 (2.96%) Go
13 9 (1.67%) C
14 8 (1.48%) R
14 8 (1.48%) VBA
15 7 (1.30%) VB
16 6 (1.11%) VB6
17 5 (0.93%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (19.26%) Degree
2 20 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.48%) CEH
6 8 (1.48%) CISM
6 8 (1.48%) CISSP
6 8 (1.48%) CRISC
6 8 (1.48%) GSEC
7 7 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (1.30%) MBA
7 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.74%) ISEB
8 4 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.56%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.56%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.56%) PMP
10 2 (0.37%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.63%) QA
2 22 (4.07%) SLA
3 10 (1.85%) PMO
4 8 (1.48%) NIST
5 5 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.56%) GDPR
7 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (7.22%) Docker
2 32 (5.93%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.93%) vCloud
4 5 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (6.48%) Kubernetes
2 32 (5.93%) Ansible
2 32 (5.93%) Terraform
3 15 (2.78%) Mesos
3 15 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.78%) Puppet
3 15 (2.78%) Salt
4 13 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 12 (2.22%) AirWatch
6 8 (1.48%) Prometheus
7 6 (1.11%) Netcool
8 5 (0.93%) vRealize
9 2 (0.37%) CloudHub
9 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.19%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.19%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.19%) SCOM
10 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 139 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.56%) Oracle
3 45 (8.33%) Google
4 43 (7.96%) WorldPay
5 39 (7.22%) SAP
6 34 (6.30%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (5.74%) FIS
8 18 (3.33%) ServiceNow
9 16 (2.96%) Sage
10 12 (2.22%) Advent
10 12 (2.22%) Xero
11 10 (1.85%) Apple
11 10 (1.85%) Sun
12 9 (1.67%) Telstra
13 8 (1.48%) Guidewire
13 8 (1.48%) Informatica
13 8 (1.48%) VMware
14 6 (1.11%) EXASOL
14 6 (1.11%) IBM
14 6 (1.11%) Xamarin