Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 243 231
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Billing 77 90 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.90% 0.94%
As % of the General category 2.35% 2.38% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 57 68
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +11.80% -10.56%
10th Percentile £35,125 £32,500 £30,125
90th Percentile £48,625 £59,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,276 3,775 4,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.55% 37.95% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,477 3,005 3,481
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the West Midlands

Billing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Billing in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Billing in the West Midlands

Billing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Billing in the West Midlands

Billing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
Birmingham -8 31 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Staffordshire +31 15 £42,500 -15.00%
Warwickshire +40 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Coventry +8 10 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Walsall +6 7 £37,500 -
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Billing.

1 41 (53.25%) Finance
2 20 (25.97%) Oracle
3 18 (23.38%) Line Management
4 14 (18.18%) Validation
4 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 13 (16.88%) Portfolio Management
5 13 (16.88%) Degree
5 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (16.88%) Data Centre
5 13 (16.88%) DevOps
5 13 (16.88%) Storage Management
6 12 (15.58%) Process Improvement
6 12 (15.58%) ITIL
7 11 (14.29%) Change Management
7 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (12.99%) Performance Management
9 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (10.39%) Firewall
9 8 (10.39%) Business Continuity
9 8 (10.39%) Project Planning
9 8 (10.39%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 8 (10.39%) IT Strategy
10 7 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.09%) ISEB
10 7 (9.09%) SLA
11 6 (7.79%) Legal
11 6 (7.79%) Retail

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (2.60%) CMS
1 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) SAP APO
2 2 (2.60%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.30%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.30%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Firewall
2 5 (6.49%) Network Security
3 4 (5.19%) H.323
3 4 (5.19%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (5.19%) SS7
4 1 (1.30%) Broadband
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.30%) FTP
4 1 (1.30%) HTTP
4 1 (1.30%) Telnet
4 1 (1.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) Essbase
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) eCATT
1 4 (5.19%) LSMW
General
1 41 (53.25%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Legal
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 5 (6.49%) Games
3 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.49%) Publishing
4 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Business Systems Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Head of Architecture
4 10 (12.99%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Administrator
6 5 (6.49%) Test Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Transition Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Logistics Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Network Manager
7 4 (5.19%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) SAP Logistics Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Support Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Telecoms Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.90%) IT Support
8 3 (3.90%) IT Support Manager
8 3 (3.90%) SAP APO Consultant
9 2 (2.60%) IT Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) EDI
1 4 (5.19%) IDoc
2 3 (3.90%) Web Services
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.19%) LIMS
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.30%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Line Management
2 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (18.18%) Validation
2 14 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.88%) DevOps
3 13 (16.88%) Portfolio Management
3 13 (16.88%) Storage Management
4 12 (15.58%) ITIL
4 12 (15.58%) Process Improvement
5 11 (14.29%) Change Management
6 10 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (12.99%) Performance Management
7 8 (10.39%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 8 (10.39%) Business Continuity
7 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.39%) IT Strategy
7 8 (10.39%) Project Planning
8 7 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.19%) ABAP
1 4 (5.19%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) C#
2 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) ISEB
3 4 (5.19%) CCNA
3 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.60%) AAT
4 2 (2.60%) ACCA
4 2 (2.60%) CIMA
5 1 (1.30%) CCNP
5 1 (1.30%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
2 6 (7.79%) GDPR
3 5 (6.49%) Data Quality
3 5 (6.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (6.49%) SAP
3 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco
3 1 (1.30%) F5
3 1 (1.30%) Fortinet