The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 16 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 13.22% 10.14% 16.87%
As % of the Applications category 84.21% 75.00% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 13
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £50,000 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 15.70% 13.51% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 15
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +3.03%
MS Excel
Essex

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Basildon

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Basildon

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 17 (68.00%) MS Office
3 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 10 (40.00%) MS Project
4 10 (40.00%) Project Management
5 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (24.00%) Wealth Management
7 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 4 (16.00%) Change Management
8 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (12.00%) Windows
9 3 (12.00%) PMI
9 3 (12.00%) PMP
9 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
9 3 (12.00%) BCP
9 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
9 3 (12.00%) Retail
9 3 (12.00%) Release Management
9 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (12.00%) Project Governance
9 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) Waterfall

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (68.00%) MS Office
2 10 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 10 (40.00%) MS Project
3 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) ADSL
1 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Release Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) MI Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Junior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) COM
2 1 (4.00%) WinForms
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) PMI
2 2 (8.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (24.00%) Wealth Management
4 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) BCP
6 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (12.00%) Release Management
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (12.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
8 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) PMP
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Symantec
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) InterSystems
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com