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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 7 10 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.85% 2.33% 2.60%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 20.00% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +32.81%
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +6.89%

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
6 5 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.08% 11.63% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 25
Median salary £24,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-49.47% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Economics
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe