Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Billing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 232 209 244
Rank change year-on-year -23 +35 -91
Permanent jobs citing Billing 45 112 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 1.14% 0.77%
As % of the General category 1.70% 3.07% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38 54 28
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +38.46% -38.10%
10th Percentile £27,175 £28,250 £26,450
90th Percentile £51,125 £52,500 £58,250
England median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +5.26% -9.52%

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 2,642 3,650 3,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 33.92% 37.21% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,927 2,775 3,062
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £64,950
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 January 2019.

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 January 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
Birmingham -40 14 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Warwickshire +43 11 £42,500 -
Walsall - 10 £38,750 -
Staffordshire +32 5 £25,500 -
Solihull - 5 £42,500 -
Coventry +7 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Billing
England

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

1 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (33.33%) Change Management
3 11 (24.44%) Workshop Facilitation
4 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 10 (22.22%) Oracle
4 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 10 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 10 (22.22%) User Stories
5 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (20.00%) ISEB
5 9 (20.00%) Firewall
6 8 (17.78%) SLA
6 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
6 8 (17.78%) Availability Management
6 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
7 7 (15.56%) Degree
7 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (15.56%) CCNA
7 7 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (15.56%) Validation
7 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
8 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 5 (11.11%) Finance
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (11.11%) Supplier Management
9 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 5 (11.11%) ISTQB
9 5 (11.11%) Problem Management

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:

Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (2.22%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (2.22%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) LTE
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.44%) H.323
3 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 2 (4.44%) Network Security
3 2 (4.44%) SS7
3 2 (4.44%) VLAN
3 2 (4.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) eCATT
1 1 (2.22%) LSMW
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Network Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Telecoms Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Head of Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Telecoms Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) EDI
1 1 (2.22%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) IVR
4 1 (2.22%) LIMS
4 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
1 3 (6.67%) Unix
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Change Management
2 11 (24.44%) Workshop Facilitation
3 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 10 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (22.22%) User Stories
3 10 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (17.78%) Availability Management
5 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
5 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
6 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
6 7 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (15.56%) Validation
7 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 5 (11.11%) Release Management
7 5 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) ISEB
2 7 (15.56%) CCNA
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) Degree
3 5 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.44%) CCDA
5 2 (4.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Netcool
1 3 (6.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Cerillion
2 3 (6.67%) Citrix
2 3 (6.67%) Comptel
2 3 (6.67%) HP
2 3 (6.67%) IBM
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Remedy
3 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) F5
3 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Avaya
4 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.22%) SAP