The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 29 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 11 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.29% 19.49% 18.89%
As % of the Applications category 84.62% 78.26% 65.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 51 55
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MS Excel
Bedfordshire

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

Applications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
13 69 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.43% 24.91% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 63 79
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,950 £52,050
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,508
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.32%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Bedford

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Excel 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 Bedford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 11 (40.74%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) C#
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (29.63%) .NET
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.93%) MS Office
7 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
7 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (22.22%) Time Management
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (18.52%) Change Control
9 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) Office 365
9 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
9 5 (18.52%) MVC
9 5 (18.52%) Migration
9 5 (18.52%) Scrum
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle
9 5 (18.52%) Release Management
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (14.81%) HTML5
10 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.81%) jQuery

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) LiveLink
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) VLAN
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Local Government
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint Support
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Crystal Reports Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
2 4 (14.81%) Ajax
2 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) HTML5
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) ADO.NET
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) Node.js
3 3 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) EPoS
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
3 6 (22.22%) Time Management
4 5 (18.52%) Change Control
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Release Management
4 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
7 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) CBAP
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) OpenText
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) VeriFone
4 1 (3.70%) VMware