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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 68 70 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 20.80% 25.74% 16.19%
As % of the Applications category 70.10% 86.42% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 65 70 34
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £75,800 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
97 81 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 29.66% 29.78% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 91 80 45
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 19 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 111 (82.84%) Microsoft
2 75 (55.97%) .NET
3 69 (51.49%) Windows
4 67 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (44.03%) C#
6 57 (42.54%) SQL Server
7 50 (37.31%) Scrum
8 45 (33.58%) ASP.NET
9 43 (32.09%) WPF
10 42 (31.34%) Silverlight
11 40 (29.85%) SQL
12 39 (29.10%) MVC
13 38 (28.36%) T-SQL
14 35 (26.12%) SharePoint
14 35 (26.12%) SQL Server 2008
15 34 (25.37%) WCF
16 33 (24.63%) Team Foundation Server
17 31 (23.13%) TDD
18 29 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
19 28 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
20 27 (20.15%) Firewall
20 27 (20.15%) VMware
20 27 (20.15%) DNS
20 27 (20.15%) MCSE
21 26 (19.40%) MS Office
22 25 (18.66%) Windows Server 2003
22 25 (18.66%) Multithreading
22 25 (18.66%) .NET Framework
23 24 (17.91%) JavaScript
24 23 (17.16%) OO

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 35 (26.12%) SharePoint
2 19 (14.18%) Lotus Domino
3 17 (12.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (4.48%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (3.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.73%) IIS
6 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.49%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (19.40%) MS Office
2 5 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.24%) Fireworks
3 3 (2.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.24%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.15%) DNS
1 27 (20.15%) Firewall
2 23 (17.16%) SAN
3 22 (16.42%) VPN
4 19 (14.18%) LAN
5 18 (13.43%) WAN
5 18 (13.43%) DHCP
6 17 (12.69%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (7.46%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.73%) LDAP
8 5 (3.73%) HTTP
8 5 (3.73%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.73%) IPsec
9 4 (2.99%) VLAN
9 4 (2.99%) Network Security
9 4 (2.99%) Internet
9 4 (2.99%) HTTPS
9 4 (2.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (42.54%) SQL Server
2 35 (26.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (14.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (9.70%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (8.21%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (6.72%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (24.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (14.18%) Moq
2 19 (14.18%) Visual Studio
2 19 (14.18%) Subversion
3 14 (10.45%) NUnit
4 12 (8.96%) MSTest
5 6 (4.48%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.75%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.75%) JIRA
6 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (10.45%) Finance
2 1 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 49 (36.57%) Developer
2 31 (23.13%) Senior Developer
3 22 (16.42%) C# Developer
4 19 (14.18%) Network Support
5 16 (11.94%) Senior C# Developer
5 16 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (11.19%) Technical Leader
6 15 (11.19%) Analyst
6 15 (11.19%) Architect
6 15 (11.19%) .NET Developer
7 14 (10.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (10.45%) Lead Developer
7 14 (10.45%) Network Engineer
7 14 (10.45%) PC Support
8 13 (9.70%) Support Engineer
8 13 (9.70%) Lead Architect
8 13 (9.70%) Technical Developer
9 12 (8.96%) PC Engineer
9 12 (8.96%) PC Support Engineer
9 12 (8.96%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (55.97%) .NET
2 45 (33.58%) ASP.NET
3 43 (32.09%) WPF
4 42 (31.34%) Silverlight
5 34 (25.37%) WCF
6 25 (18.66%) .NET Framework
7 23 (17.16%) HTML
7 23 (17.16%) CSS
8 20 (14.93%) WinForms
9 19 (14.18%) LINQ
9 19 (14.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 17 (12.69%) Web Services
11 14 (10.45%) XML
11 14 (10.45%) ADO.NET
12 13 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (8.96%) WF
14 11 (8.21%) Ajax
15 10 (7.46%) HTML5
16 9 (6.72%) jQuery
17 7 (5.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) N-Tier
2 17 (12.69%) Blackberry
2 17 (12.69%) SecurID
3 16 (11.94%) User Experience
4 5 (3.73%) PKI
4 5 (3.73%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) Clustering
5 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) Wiki
6 1 (0.75%) LPAR
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 69 (51.49%) Windows
2 28 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (18.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (15.67%) Windows 7
5 17 (12.69%) Windows Phone 8
5 17 (12.69%) Windows Phone
5 17 (12.69%) VMS
5 17 (12.69%) Android
6 4 (2.99%) Windows Vista
6 4 (2.99%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.75%) UNIX
7 1 (0.75%) AIX
7 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.31%) Scrum
3 39 (29.10%) MVC
4 31 (23.13%) TDD
5 25 (18.66%) Multithreading
6 23 (17.16%) Software Engineering
6 23 (17.16%) OO
7 20 (14.93%) Configuration Management
8 19 (14.18%) OOD
9 15 (11.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (11.19%) User Stories
10 9 (6.72%) Coaching
10 9 (6.72%) ITIL
11 8 (5.97%) UML
11 8 (5.97%) DSDM
11 8 (5.97%) Use Case
11 8 (5.97%) Kanban
11 8 (5.97%) BPMN
12 7 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (5.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.03%) C#
2 40 (29.85%) SQL
3 38 (28.36%) T-SQL
4 24 (17.91%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.96%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.73%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.24%) XAML
8 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (21.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (20.15%) MCSE
3 10 (7.46%) ISEB
4 8 (5.97%) CBAP
5 6 (4.48%) MCP
6 5 (3.73%) Degree
6 5 (3.73%) MCITP
7 4 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.99%) CCSP
7 4 (2.99%) CCNP
7 4 (2.99%) CCIP
7 4 (2.99%) CCNA
8 2 (1.49%) MCAD
8 2 (1.49%) MCSD
8 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.75%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.75%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (14.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 17 (12.69%) XenApp
2 17 (12.69%) vSphere
3 9 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.73%) NFS
4 5 (3.73%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.99%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.99%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.99%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (2.99%) UAG
6 1 (0.75%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.75%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 19 (14.18%) MOM
2 17 (12.69%) Backup Exec
2 17 (12.69%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (3.73%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 111 (82.84%) Microsoft
2 27 (20.15%) VMware
3 20 (14.93%) Citrix
4 19 (14.18%) Lotus
4 19 (14.18%) Oracle
5 18 (13.43%) Symantec
6 17 (12.69%) McAfee
6 17 (12.69%) Clearswift
7 6 (4.48%) IBM
8 5 (3.73%) Cisco
8 5 (3.73%) HP
8 5 (3.73%) Dell
8 5 (3.73%) CA
9 2 (1.49%) Nintex
10 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.75%) Apple
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