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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 3 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 69 75 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 24.38% 15.50% 15.04%
As % of the Applications category 69.70% 68.18% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 58 73 40
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
99 110 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.98% 22.73% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 80 106 48
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

1 139 (81.76%) Microsoft
2 81 (47.65%) .NET
3 80 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (38.24%) ASP.NET
5 63 (37.06%) Scrum
6 62 (36.47%) C#
7 47 (27.65%) MVC
8 46 (27.06%) SQL Server
8 46 (27.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 46 (27.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (25.88%) HTML
10 41 (24.12%) Performance Management
10 41 (24.12%) Coaching
11 40 (23.53%) SQL
12 39 (22.94%) JavaScript
13 38 (22.35%) Windows
14 36 (21.18%) CSS
14 36 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 34 (20.00%) Oracle
16 31 (18.24%) Visual Studio
17 28 (16.47%) Mentoring
18 27 (15.88%) Active Directory
18 27 (15.88%) SQL Server 2008
19 26 (15.29%) Silverlight
20 25 (14.71%) VMware
21 24 (14.12%) WCF
21 24 (14.12%) .NET Framework
21 24 (14.12%) Software Engineering
21 24 (14.12%) LINQ
21 24 (14.12%) vSphere

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 13 (7.65%) SharePoint
1 13 (7.65%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.76%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.18%) Node.js
8 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (10.59%) MS Office
2 12 (7.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.18%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (10.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.35%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.94%) SaaS
2 3 (1.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.00%) SAN
2 14 (8.24%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (4.71%) WAN
4 7 (4.12%) Firewall
5 6 (3.53%) LAN
5 6 (3.53%) OSPF
5 6 (3.53%) BGP
5 6 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (3.53%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (3.53%) Network Security
6 5 (2.94%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.76%) LDAP
8 2 (1.18%) VLAN
8 2 (1.18%) SMTP
8 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.18%) Intranet
8 2 (1.18%) Internet
8 2 (1.18%) MPLS
9 1 (0.59%) VPN
9 1 (0.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 9 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 46 (27.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (18.24%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (5.29%) Moq
4 6 (3.53%) NUnit
General
1 10 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (1.18%) Retail
3 1 (0.59%) Marketing
3 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.59%) Advertising
3 1 (0.59%) Electronics
3 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (24.12%) Developer
2 39 (22.94%) Development Manager
3 38 (22.35%) Analyst
4 22 (12.94%) .NET Developer
5 18 (10.59%) Senior Manager
5 18 (10.59%) Senior Development Manager
6 16 (9.41%) Architect
7 15 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (8.24%) Consultant
8 14 (8.24%) CRM Developer
8 14 (8.24%) Lead Architect
9 12 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (7.06%) C# Developer
9 12 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (6.47%) Support Engineer
10 11 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.88%) Support Analyst
11 10 (5.88%) Server Support
11 10 (5.88%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (47.65%) .NET
2 65 (38.24%) ASP.NET
3 46 (27.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (25.88%) HTML
5 36 (21.18%) CSS
6 26 (15.29%) Silverlight
7 24 (14.12%) LINQ
7 24 (14.12%) .NET Framework
7 24 (14.12%) WCF
7 24 (14.12%) Entity Framework
7 24 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 21 (12.35%) jQuery
9 18 (10.59%) Web Services
9 18 (10.59%) Ajax
10 16 (9.41%) WPF
11 15 (8.82%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.29%) WinForms
12 9 (5.29%) ADO.NET
13 6 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (2.94%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.82%) N-Tier
2 12 (7.06%) Replication
3 5 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 5 (2.94%) User Experience
3 5 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.76%) LPAR
5 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.59%) iSeries
6 1 (0.59%) Statistics
6 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.59%) PMI
6 1 (0.59%) GIS
6 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.35%) Windows
2 11 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.53%) UNIX
6 5 (2.94%) Linux
7 3 (1.76%) AIX
7 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (37.06%) Scrum
3 47 (27.65%) MVC
4 41 (24.12%) Performance Management
4 41 (24.12%) Coaching
5 36 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (16.47%) Mentoring
7 24 (14.12%) Software Engineering
8 23 (13.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (13.53%) TDD
8 23 (13.53%) People Management
9 18 (10.59%) CRM
10 15 (8.82%) OOD
10 15 (8.82%) Matrix Management
11 11 (6.47%) OO
11 11 (6.47%) DSDM
12 10 (5.88%) UML
12 10 (5.88%) BPMN
13 9 (5.29%) Multithreading
14 7 (4.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.47%) C#
2 40 (23.53%) SQL
3 39 (22.94%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.71%) VB
6 6 (3.53%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (7.06%) CCNP
1 12 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (4.12%) CCNA
3 6 (3.53%) CCDP
3 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.53%) CCSA
3 6 (3.53%) CCSE
4 5 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (2.94%) MCSE
4 5 (2.94%) MCSA
5 4 (2.35%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (2.35%) VCP5
5 4 (2.35%) MCP
6 3 (1.76%) Degree
6 3 (1.76%) LPIC
7 2 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.59%) MCTS
8 1 (0.59%) CBAP
8 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.59%) SLA
1 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 27 (15.88%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.12%) vSphere
3 11 (6.47%) XenApp
4 10 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (2.94%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.76%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.59%) Xen
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (5.29%) MOM
2 6 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 139 (81.76%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.00%) Oracle
3 25 (14.71%) VMware
4 18 (10.59%) Cisco
5 13 (7.65%) Citrix
5 13 (7.65%) CommVault
5 13 (7.65%) FalconStor
6 10 (5.88%) Intel
7 8 (4.71%) Symantec
8 6 (3.53%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.35%) Pegasus
9 4 (2.35%) JD Edwards
9 4 (2.35%) Sage
10 3 (1.76%) Nintex
11 2 (1.18%) Tableau
12 1 (0.59%) F5
12 1 (0.59%) IBM
12 1 (0.59%) HP
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 19 days ago