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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 4 12 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 100 72 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.89% 18.85% 7.20%
As % of the Applications category 80.00% 69.90% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89 65 19
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
125 103 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 41.12% 26.96% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 113 88 36
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 30 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 155 (89.60%) Microsoft
2 107 (61.85%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (53.76%) .NET
4 78 (45.09%) Scrum
5 75 (43.35%) C#
6 72 (41.62%) ASP.NET
7 60 (34.68%) SQL Server
8 52 (30.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 51 (29.48%) MVC
10 50 (28.90%) Coaching
11 49 (28.32%) Performance Management
12 44 (25.43%) Windows
12 44 (25.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (24.86%) WCF
14 42 (24.28%) SQL
15 41 (23.70%) Visual Studio
15 41 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
16 40 (23.12%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (22.54%) Oracle
18 37 (21.39%) Silverlight
19 36 (20.81%) People Management
20 35 (20.23%) LINQ
20 35 (20.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 35 (20.23%) .NET Framework
21 34 (19.65%) HTML
22 32 (18.50%) TDD
22 32 (18.50%) JavaScript
23 29 (16.76%) Software Engineering
23 29 (16.76%) WPF
23 29 (16.76%) Mentoring

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (15.03%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (6.36%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.73%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.58%) Node.js
7 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (8.67%) MS Office
2 6 (3.47%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.31%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) SaaS
2 3 (1.73%) Office 365
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.94%) SAN
2 9 (5.20%) LAN
2 9 (5.20%) WAN
2 9 (5.20%) Firewall
3 7 (4.05%) Network Security
4 6 (3.47%) OSPF
4 6 (3.47%) BGP
4 6 (3.47%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (3.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (2.89%) NetScaler
5 5 (2.89%) DNS
6 4 (2.31%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.31%) VPN
6 4 (2.31%) DHCP
7 3 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.16%) HTTP
9 1 (0.58%) VLAN
9 1 (0.58%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.58%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (34.68%) SQL Server
2 40 (23.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (12.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (9.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (30.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (23.70%) Visual Studio
3 20 (11.56%) Moq
4 18 (10.40%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (5.20%) Subversion
6 6 (3.47%) NUnit
General
1 12 (6.94%) Finance
2 2 (1.16%) Retail
3 1 (0.58%) Billing
3 1 (0.58%) Electronics
3 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (27.75%) Development Manager
2 42 (24.28%) Developer
3 40 (23.12%) Analyst
4 33 (19.08%) .NET Developer
5 23 (13.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (13.29%) C# Developer
6 20 (11.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (11.56%) Business Analyst
7 19 (10.98%) Senior Manager
7 19 (10.98%) Senior Development Manager
8 18 (10.40%) Senior C# Developer
8 18 (10.40%) Senior .NET Developer
8 18 (10.40%) Senior Developer
9 16 (9.25%) Lead Architect
9 16 (9.25%) Architect
10 13 (7.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (7.51%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (6.94%) Technical Architect
12 11 (6.36%) Senior Business Analyst
13 10 (5.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (53.76%) .NET
2 72 (41.62%) ASP.NET
3 44 (25.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (24.86%) WCF
5 37 (21.39%) Silverlight
6 35 (20.23%) LINQ
6 35 (20.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 35 (20.23%) .NET Framework
7 34 (19.65%) HTML
8 29 (16.76%) WPF
9 28 (16.18%) CSS
10 24 (13.87%) Web Services
11 23 (13.29%) jQuery
12 21 (12.14%) WinForms
12 21 (12.14%) Ajax
13 18 (10.40%) ADO.NET
14 17 (9.83%) AngularJS
14 17 (9.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 4 (2.31%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.03%) N-Tier
2 17 (9.83%) User Experience
3 7 (4.05%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.47%) Replication
5 3 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.73%) SecurID
5 3 (1.73%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.58%) LPAR
6 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.43%) Windows
2 14 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.31%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.73%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (1.73%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.73%) Android
5 3 (1.73%) VMS
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.58%) UNIX
6 1 (0.58%) AIX
6 1 (0.58%) Linux
6 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (61.85%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (45.09%) Scrum
3 51 (29.48%) MVC
4 50 (28.90%) Coaching
5 49 (28.32%) Performance Management
6 41 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (20.81%) People Management
8 32 (18.50%) TDD
9 29 (16.76%) Software Engineering
9 29 (16.76%) Mentoring
10 27 (15.61%) OOD
11 22 (12.72%) OO
12 20 (11.56%) BPMN
12 20 (11.56%) Multithreading
12 20 (11.56%) UML
12 20 (11.56%) DSDM
13 17 (9.83%) Matrix Management
14 16 (9.25%) User Stories
14 16 (9.25%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (6.36%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 75 (43.35%) C#
2 42 (24.28%) SQL
3 32 (18.50%) JavaScript
4 21 (12.14%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.05%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.47%) VB
7 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.58%) VBA
7 1 (0.58%) PHP
7 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.58%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (6.94%) ISEB
2 11 (6.36%) CBAP
3 10 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.20%) CCNP
5 8 (4.62%) MCSE
6 7 (4.05%) MCP
7 6 (3.47%) CCDP
7 6 (3.47%) CCSE
7 6 (3.47%) CCSA
8 5 (2.89%) CCNA
9 4 (2.31%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (2.31%) MCSA
9 4 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.31%) VCP5
10 2 (1.16%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.16%) Degree
11 1 (0.58%) LPIC
11 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.58%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 18 (10.40%) vSphere
2 17 (9.83%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.94%) XenApp
4 9 (5.20%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.89%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.58%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.58%) Xen
7 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.58%) UAG
7 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.40%) MOM
2 5 (2.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.31%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.73%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 155 (89.60%) Microsoft
2 39 (22.54%) Oracle
3 22 (12.72%) VMware
4 14 (8.09%) Citrix
4 14 (8.09%) Cisco
5 10 (5.78%) Symantec
6 9 (5.20%) Intel
7 6 (3.47%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.47%) CommVault
7 6 (3.47%) FalconStor
8 5 (2.89%) Nintex
9 4 (2.31%) Pegasus
9 4 (2.31%) JD Edwards
9 4 (2.31%) Sage
10 3 (1.73%) Lotus
10 3 (1.73%) McAfee
10 3 (1.73%) Clearswift
11 2 (1.16%) IBM
11 2 (1.16%) Tableau
12 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
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