The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office 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 Office over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 11 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.22% 2.72% 5.58%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 13.79% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
MS Office
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
5 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 11.11% 19.73% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 16
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £52,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MS Office
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Aberdeen

MS Office
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Office 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 Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Office 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 Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior UX Designer
1 1 (100.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe