Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 485 547 589
Rank change year-on-year +62 +42 -12
Permanent jobs citing Billing 735 148 610
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the General category 1.00% 0.61% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 397 110 370
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,125 £26,700
25th Percentile £42,000 £36,344 £37,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +13.33%
75th Percentile £75,000 £62,438 £68,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £87,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.84% +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 73,288 24,432 76,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 58.59% 50.98% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 44,931 19,690 58,163
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.68% +6.67% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
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 15 October 2021.

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 October 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 +31 575 £60,000 +14.29% 121
UK excluding London -2 365 £55,500 +16.84% 91
London -57 262 £65,000 +23.81% 39
Work from Home -128 171 £60,000 +20.00% 37
North of England -62 105 £47,250 +22.14% 30
South East -121 81 £55,000 - 25
North West -62 55 £35,000 -11.39% 8
Midlands -90 55 £60,000 +27.66% 11
Yorkshire -66 49 £70,000 +94.44% 6
South West -55 47 £52,500 - 10
Scotland -51 40 £42,500 -32.00% 6
West Midlands -69 36 £60,000 +30.43% 10
East of England -84 27 £75,000 +160.87% 5
Wales - 23 £60,000 - 4
East Midlands -64 19 £55,000 +13.99% 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 295 (40.14%) Social Skills
2 287 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
3 259 (35.24%) Finance
4 197 (26.80%) Project Management
5 129 (17.55%) Mentoring
6 128 (17.41%) Microsoft
7 123 (16.73%) Java
8 120 (16.33%) CRM
9 116 (15.78%) AWS
10 108 (14.69%) Azure
11 106 (14.42%) SQL
12 105 (14.29%) Oracle
13 100 (13.61%) DevOps
14 95 (12.93%) Software Engineering
15 94 (12.79%) Project Delivery
16 90 (12.24%) Kubernetes
16 90 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
17 83 (11.29%) ERP
18 81 (11.02%) Telecoms
19 80 (10.88%) Coaching
20 76 (10.34%) SaaS
20 76 (10.34%) Migration
20 76 (10.34%) JavaScript
20 76 (10.34%) Degree
21 72 (9.80%) SAP
21 72 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
22 70 (9.52%) Git (software)
23 69 (9.39%) Self-Motivation
23 69 (9.39%) Salesforce.com
24 68 (9.25%) Docker

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 22 (2.99%) Confluence
2 18 (2.45%) Apache
3 14 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.22%) CMS
6 7 (0.95%) JBoss
6 7 (0.95%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.68%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.68%) SAS
8 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (5.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (4.63%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (3.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (3.27%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.68%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 38 (5.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 35 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
3 28 (3.81%) Oracle ERP
4 19 (2.59%) Oracle 11i
4 19 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (2.59%) Oracle EBS R12
5 18 (2.45%) Oracle Cash Management
6 17 (2.31%) Oracle Applications
7 14 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
7 14 (1.90%) Oracle Utilities
7 14 (1.90%) SAP IS-U
8 13 (1.77%) NetSuite
8 13 (1.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 12 (1.63%) Oracle Assets
9 12 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
9 12 (1.63%) SAP SD
10 10 (1.36%) SAP S/4HANA
11 7 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (0.82%) Maximo
13 5 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 116 (15.78%) AWS
2 108 (14.69%) Azure
3 76 (10.34%) SaaS
4 41 (5.58%) Serverless
5 29 (3.95%) PaaS
6 27 (3.67%) GCP
7 25 (3.40%) Azure Stack
7 25 (3.40%) Microsoft 365
8 20 (2.72%) GitHub
8 20 (2.72%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 19 (2.59%) GitHub Actions
9 19 (2.59%) npm
10 17 (2.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 15 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (2.04%) Heroku
12 14 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (1.90%) Google Workspace
13 13 (1.77%) Google Play
14 10 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.81%) Firewall
2 24 (3.27%) Broadband
3 20 (2.72%) DNS
4 19 (2.59%) VPN
5 14 (1.90%) SMTP
5 14 (1.90%) SSL
6 10 (1.36%) LAN
7 9 (1.22%) WAN
8 7 (0.95%) Reverse Proxy
8 7 (0.95%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.82%) Skype
10 5 (0.68%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.68%) WebEx
11 4 (0.54%) GSM
11 4 (0.54%) MPLS
12 3 (0.41%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.41%) Internet
12 3 (0.41%) Network Security
12 3 (0.41%) SMPP
13 2 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.76%) MySQL
2 26 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (3.40%) MongoDB
3 25 (3.40%) SQL Server
4 19 (2.59%) Amazon Aurora
5 13 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (1.77%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.22%) Big Data
7 9 (1.22%) Power BI
7 9 (1.22%) Redis
8 8 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (0.82%) BigQuery
11 5 (0.68%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.68%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 70 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 54 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 46 (6.26%) JIRA
4 19 (2.59%) Babel
5 11 (1.50%) Bitbucket
6 10 (1.36%) Ant
7 8 (1.09%) Selenium
8 7 (0.95%) JMeter
8 7 (0.95%) Maven
8 7 (0.95%) Protractor
8 7 (0.95%) Subversion
9 5 (0.68%) SonarQube
9 5 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (0.68%) Visual Studio Code
10 4 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.54%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.41%) CircleCI
11 3 (0.41%) Gradle
11 3 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 295 (40.14%) Social Skills
2 259 (35.24%) Finance
3 81 (11.02%) Telecoms
4 72 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (7.07%) Retail
6 44 (5.99%) Marketing
7 41 (5.58%) Presentation Skills
8 39 (5.31%) Legal
9 36 (4.90%) Banking
10 25 (3.40%) Organisational Skills
11 23 (3.13%) General Ledger
12 19 (2.59%) Law
13 13 (1.77%) Games
14 12 (1.63%) Influencing Skills
14 12 (1.63%) Local Government
15 10 (1.36%) Back Office
16 9 (1.22%) Manufacturing
17 8 (1.09%) Electronics
17 8 (1.09%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.95%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 116 (15.78%) Developer
2 106 (14.42%) Project Manager
3 98 (13.33%) Analyst
4 84 (11.43%) Consultant
5 64 (8.71%) Architect
6 39 (5.31%) Software Developer
7 37 (5.03%) Software Engineer
8 34 (4.63%) Senior Consultant
9 33 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
10 31 (4.22%) Lead Developer
11 30 (4.08%) Java Developer
12 29 (3.95%) Lead Software Developer
12 29 (3.95%) Senior Developer
13 28 (3.81%) Cloud Consultant
14 27 (3.67%) Oracle Consultant
15 26 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
16 25 (3.40%) Applications Architect
17 24 (3.27%) Business Analyst
17 24 (3.27%) Functional Consultant
18 23 (3.13%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (8.84%) Node.js
2 60 (8.16%) Web Services
3 52 (7.07%) React
4 45 (6.12%) CSS
5 40 (5.44%) .NET
6 34 (4.63%) HTML
7 33 (4.49%) REST
8 32 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 31 (4.22%) RabbitMQ
10 29 (3.95%) Kafka
11 28 (3.81%) Spring
12 24 (3.27%) RESTful
13 23 (3.13%) Samza
13 23 (3.13%) Vue.js
14 22 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
14 22 (2.99%) React Native
15 20 (2.72%) Apache Flex
16 18 (2.45%) Laravel
16 18 (2.45%) Spring Boot
17 15 (2.04%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 69 (9.39%) Self-Motivation
2 35 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 34 (4.63%) Cloud Native
4 29 (3.95%) Reinsurance
5 24 (3.27%) Social Media
6 23 (3.13%) Data Centre
7 22 (2.99%) User Experience
8 20 (2.72%) Credit Risk
9 19 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (2.45%) Legacy Code
11 17 (2.31%) Management Information System
11 17 (2.31%) Tandem
12 15 (2.04%) Mobile App
12 15 (2.04%) STB
13 12 (1.63%) Life Science
13 12 (1.63%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.50%) Driving Licence
15 9 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
15 9 (1.22%) Hedge funds
16 8 (1.09%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.03%) Windows
2 35 (4.76%) Linux
3 25 (3.40%) Android
3 25 (3.40%) Apple iOS
4 16 (2.18%) Windows 10
5 14 (1.90%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.68%) Unix
7 3 (0.41%) SUSE
8 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (26.80%) Project Management
3 129 (17.55%) Mentoring
4 120 (16.33%) CRM
5 100 (13.61%) DevOps
6 95 (12.93%) Software Engineering
7 94 (12.79%) Project Delivery
8 90 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
9 83 (11.29%) ERP
10 80 (10.88%) Coaching
11 76 (10.34%) Migration
12 67 (9.12%) TDD
13 66 (8.98%) Continuous Improvement
14 63 (8.57%) Microservices
15 59 (8.03%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
16 57 (7.76%) Data Modelling
17 53 (7.21%) Scrum
18 51 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
19 47 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
19 47 (6.39%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (16.73%) Java
2 106 (14.42%) SQL
3 76 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 46 (6.26%) TypeScript
5 36 (4.90%) Kotlin
6 33 (4.49%) PHP
7 27 (3.67%) C#
8 21 (2.86%) Python
9 13 (1.77%) Apple Swift
10 12 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.22%) Scala
12 8 (1.09%) Ruby
13 7 (0.95%) Apex Code
13 7 (0.95%) Java 8
14 5 (0.68%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.41%) Java 11
15 3 (0.41%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.27%) C++
16 2 (0.27%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 76 (10.34%) Degree
2 45 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.45%) ISEB
5 18 (2.45%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (1.63%) CBAP
7 11 (1.50%) IIBA
7 11 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (1.09%) AWS Certification
9 8 (1.09%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (0.95%) PMP
11 5 (0.68%) CCIE
11 5 (0.68%) CCNA
11 5 (0.68%) CCNP
11 5 (0.68%) CCSP
11 5 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (8.71%) QA
2 28 (3.81%) GDPR
3 17 (2.31%) SLA
4 10 (1.36%) PMO
5 6 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.68%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 5 (0.68%) CDISC
6 5 (0.68%) Good Clinical Practice
6 5 (0.68%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.14%) GAAP
10 1 (0.14%) IFRS
10 1 (0.14%) NCSC
System Software
1 68 (9.25%) Docker
2 24 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.54%) LXC
6 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 90 (12.24%) Kubernetes
2 24 (3.27%) Terraform
3 9 (1.22%) Amdocs OSS
3 9 (1.22%) Ansible
4 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (0.82%) SCCM
5 5 (0.68%) Istio
6 4 (0.54%) Grafana
6 4 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.54%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.41%) Kibana
7 3 (0.41%) Opsview
8 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 128 (17.41%) Microsoft
2 105 (14.29%) Oracle
3 72 (9.80%) SAP
4 69 (9.39%) Salesforce.com
5 41 (5.58%) Google
6 20 (2.72%) Atlassian
7 16 (2.18%) Apple
8 15 (2.04%) Workday
9 12 (1.63%) BT
10 11 (1.50%) Netlify
11 10 (1.36%) Guidewire
12 9 (1.22%) Amdocs
13 7 (0.95%) Cadence
14 6 (0.82%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.82%) Splunk
15 5 (0.68%) Hyperion
15 5 (0.68%) Reuters
15 5 (0.68%) Sage
15 5 (0.68%) Sonatype
16 4 (0.54%) Remedy