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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 82 79 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 24.62% 21.47% 18.23%
As % of the Applications category 73.21% 63.20% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 74 37
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,150 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,800 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.23% +2.28%
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
112 125 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.63% 33.97% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 106 111 45
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +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 25 November 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 122 (84.14%) Microsoft
2 97 (66.90%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (59.31%) .NET
4 72 (49.66%) Scrum
5 70 (48.28%) C#
6 61 (42.07%) SQL Server
6 61 (42.07%) ASP.NET
7 46 (31.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 44 (30.34%) MVC
9 43 (29.66%) Windows
10 41 (28.28%) WCF
10 41 (28.28%) Silverlight
11 38 (26.21%) WPF
11 38 (26.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 33 (22.76%) .NET Framework
12 33 (22.76%) TDD
12 33 (22.76%) Visual Studio
12 33 (22.76%) SQL
13 32 (22.07%) LINQ
13 32 (22.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 32 (22.07%) Coaching
14 30 (20.69%) Performance Management
15 29 (20.00%) T-SQL
15 29 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (19.31%) SharePoint
17 27 (18.62%) JavaScript
18 26 (17.93%) Oracle
18 26 (17.93%) OOD
19 25 (17.24%) N-Tier
19 25 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 28 (19.31%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.21%) Lotus Domino
2 9 (6.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.07%) IIS
3 3 (2.07%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.07%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (13.79%) MS Office
2 6 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.07%) Fireworks
3 3 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.07%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Pegasus Opera
2 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.66%) SAN
2 13 (8.97%) Firewall
2 13 (8.97%) DNS
3 12 (8.28%) VPN
3 12 (8.28%) LAN
4 11 (7.59%) WAN
4 11 (7.59%) DHCP
5 9 (6.21%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.07%) HTTP
7 3 (2.07%) Network Security
8 2 (1.38%) VLAN
8 2 (1.38%) Internet
8 2 (1.38%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.38%) SSL
9 1 (0.69%) OSPF
9 1 (0.69%) BGP
9 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (42.07%) SQL Server
2 38 (26.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (16.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (31.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (22.76%) Visual Studio
3 23 (15.86%) Moq
4 15 (10.34%) Subversion
4 15 (10.34%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (4.14%) NUnit
6 3 (2.07%) MSTest
7 1 (0.69%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 13 (8.97%) Finance
2 2 (1.38%) Retail
3 1 (0.69%) Billing
3 1 (0.69%) Advertising
3 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (32.41%) Developer
2 30 (20.69%) Analyst
2 30 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 28 (19.31%) Development Manager
4 27 (18.62%) C# Developer
5 24 (16.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (14.48%) Senior Developer
7 20 (13.79%) Architect
8 19 (13.10%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (12.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (12.41%) Business Analyst
9 18 (12.41%) Lead Architect
10 15 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (9.66%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (9.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (7.59%) Technical Leader
12 11 (7.59%) Senior Business Analyst
12 11 (7.59%) Technical Architect
13 9 (6.21%) Senior Manager
13 9 (6.21%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (59.31%) .NET
2 61 (42.07%) ASP.NET
3 41 (28.28%) WCF
3 41 (28.28%) Silverlight
4 38 (26.21%) WPF
5 33 (22.76%) .NET Framework
6 32 (22.07%) LINQ
6 32 (22.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 29 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (16.55%) HTML
8 24 (16.55%) CSS
8 24 (16.55%) WinForms
9 19 (13.10%) ADO.NET
9 19 (13.10%) Web Services
10 18 (12.41%) Ajax
11 17 (11.72%) jQuery
12 12 (8.28%) AngularJS
13 10 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (5.52%) HTML5
15 4 (2.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.24%) N-Tier
2 21 (14.48%) User Experience
3 9 (6.21%) Blackberry
3 9 (6.21%) SecurID
4 7 (4.83%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.38%) Clustering
5 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Wiki
6 1 (0.69%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.66%) Windows
2 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.59%) Windows 7
4 9 (6.21%) Windows Phone 8
4 9 (6.21%) Windows Phone
4 9 (6.21%) VMS
4 9 (6.21%) Android
5 2 (1.38%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.69%) UNIX
6 1 (0.69%) AIX
6 1 (0.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (66.90%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (49.66%) Scrum
3 44 (30.34%) MVC
4 33 (22.76%) TDD
5 32 (22.07%) Coaching
6 30 (20.69%) Performance Management
7 26 (17.93%) OOD
8 25 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (16.55%) OO
9 24 (16.55%) Multithreading
10 21 (14.48%) Software Engineering
11 19 (13.10%) User Stories
11 19 (13.10%) People Management
12 18 (12.41%) Mentoring
12 18 (12.41%) BPMN
12 18 (12.41%) DSDM
12 18 (12.41%) UML
13 16 (11.03%) Matrix Management
14 11 (7.59%) Use Case
14 11 (7.59%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 70 (48.28%) C#
2 33 (22.76%) SQL
3 29 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 27 (18.62%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.83%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.07%) XAML
6 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.69%) PHP
7 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.97%) ISEB
3 12 (8.28%) MCSE
4 11 (7.59%) CBAP
5 5 (3.45%) MCP
6 4 (2.76%) CCNA
6 4 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.07%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.07%) CCNP
8 2 (1.38%) CCIP
8 2 (1.38%) CCSP
8 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.38%) Degree
9 1 (0.69%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.69%) CCSA
9 1 (0.69%) CCSE
9 1 (0.69%) LPIC
9 1 (0.69%) MCAD
9 1 (0.69%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.21%) XenApp
1 9 (6.21%) vSphere
1 9 (6.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.38%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (1.38%) UAG
2 2 (1.38%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.38%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.69%) MetaFrame
3 1 (0.69%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 19 (13.10%) MOM
2 9 (6.21%) Backup Exec
2 9 (6.21%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 122 (84.14%) Microsoft
2 26 (17.93%) Oracle
3 13 (8.97%) VMware
4 11 (7.59%) Symantec
4 11 (7.59%) Citrix
5 9 (6.21%) Lotus
5 9 (6.21%) McAfee
5 9 (6.21%) Clearswift
6 5 (3.45%) Cisco
7 4 (2.76%) Pegasus
7 4 (2.76%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.76%) Sage
8 2 (1.38%) IBM
8 2 (1.38%) Tableau
8 2 (1.38%) Nintex
9 1 (0.69%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.69%) Altiris
9 1 (0.69%) F5
9 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.69%) Apple
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