The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 5 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.69% 10.57% 10.90%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 57.14% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 23
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
MS Excel
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Applications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 49 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.77% 18.49% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 44
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,450 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,351 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -1.85%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Aberdeen region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) MS Project
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Sage
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.67%) SAP PM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Service Improvement Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) WCF
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Debian
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITSM
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Sage
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter
4 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus 15% bonus, 7% pension & healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago