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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 54 61 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 19.49% 19.37% 23.41%
As % of the Applications category 78.26% 67.03% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 51 58 70
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
69 91 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 24.91% 28.89% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 63 82 83
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £52,500 £53,550
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%

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 August 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 81 (71.68%) Microsoft
2 56 (49.56%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (46.90%) .NET
4 47 (41.59%) C#
4 47 (41.59%) ASP.NET
5 42 (37.17%) SQL Server
6 41 (36.28%) Scrum
7 37 (32.74%) MVC
7 37 (32.74%) JavaScript
8 35 (30.97%) HTML
8 35 (30.97%) CSS
9 34 (30.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (29.20%) Windows
11 30 (26.55%) Visual Studio
12 27 (23.89%) TDD
13 25 (22.12%) jQuery
14 24 (21.24%) .NET Framework
14 24 (21.24%) MS Office
14 24 (21.24%) OO
15 23 (20.35%) Software Engineering
15 23 (20.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (19.47%) WCF
17 20 (17.70%) Web Services
17 20 (17.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 19 (16.81%) Entity Framework
18 19 (16.81%) SQL
19 18 (15.93%) OOD
19 18 (15.93%) Multithreading
19 18 (15.93%) AngularJS
20 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.42%) Node.js
3 4 (3.54%) Apache
3 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.54%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (21.24%) MS Office
2 6 (5.31%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.77%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.77%) MS Project
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.42%) DNS
2 5 (4.42%) DHCP
2 5 (4.42%) SAN
3 4 (3.54%) LDAP
3 4 (3.54%) Firewall
4 3 (2.65%) LAN
4 3 (2.65%) WAN
5 2 (1.77%) HTTP
5 2 (1.77%) Network Security
6 1 (0.88%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.88%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (0.88%) Wireless
6 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.88%) SSL
6 1 (0.88%) Intranet
6 1 (0.88%) OSPF
6 1 (0.88%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (12.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (9.73%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.88%) MS Access
7 1 (0.88%) OLAP
7 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.88%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 30 (26.55%) Visual Studio
2 23 (20.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (10.62%) Moq
4 11 (9.73%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (4.42%) Subversion
6 4 (3.54%) Selenium
6 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.88%) NUnit
7 1 (0.88%) MSTest
General
1 4 (3.54%) Marketing
2 1 (0.88%) Back Office
2 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.88%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Billing
2 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (38.05%) Developer
2 21 (18.58%) Senior Developer
2 21 (18.58%) .NET Developer
3 19 (16.81%) Analyst
4 15 (13.27%) C# Developer
4 15 (13.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Senior C# Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (9.73%) CRM Developer
7 10 (8.85%) Project Manager
8 9 (7.96%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Lead Architect
9 8 (7.08%) Architect
10 7 (6.19%) Development Manager
10 7 (6.19%) Administrator
10 7 (6.19%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (5.31%) Technical Administrator
11 6 (5.31%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (46.90%) .NET
2 47 (41.59%) ASP.NET
3 35 (30.97%) CSS
3 35 (30.97%) HTML
4 34 (30.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (22.12%) jQuery
6 24 (21.24%) .NET Framework
7 22 (19.47%) WCF
8 20 (17.70%) Web Services
8 20 (17.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 19 (16.81%) Entity Framework
10 18 (15.93%) AngularJS
11 16 (14.16%) Silverlight
11 16 (14.16%) LINQ
12 15 (13.27%) Ajax
12 15 (13.27%) ADO.NET
13 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (11.50%) WinForms
15 12 (10.62%) WPF
15 12 (10.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) N-Tier
2 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) PMI
4 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.54%) Wiki
5 4 (3.54%) LPAR
6 3 (2.65%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) iSeries
7 1 (0.88%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.88%) Statistics
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.20%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.42%) UNIX
4 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.54%) AIX
4 4 (3.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (49.56%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (36.28%) Scrum
3 37 (32.74%) MVC
4 27 (23.89%) TDD
5 24 (21.24%) OO
6 23 (20.35%) Software Engineering
7 18 (15.93%) OOD
7 18 (15.93%) Multithreading
8 17 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (12.39%) Project Management
10 13 (11.50%) Time Management
10 13 (11.50%) Web Development
10 13 (11.50%) Coaching
11 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
12 11 (9.73%) Matrix Management
12 11 (9.73%) Performance Management
12 11 (9.73%) CRM
13 10 (8.85%) Change Management
14 8 (7.08%) PRINCE2
14 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (41.59%) C#
2 37 (32.74%) JavaScript
3 19 (16.81%) SQL
4 12 (10.62%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.88%) C++
6 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.85%) MCSE
2 10 (8.85%) MCSA
3 7 (6.19%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (6.19%) Degree
4 6 (5.31%) MCP
5 5 (4.42%) VCP5
6 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.54%) LPIC
6 4 (3.54%) CCNP
7 3 (2.65%) CCDP
7 3 (2.65%) CCSE
8 2 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.77%) MCTS
9 1 (0.88%) CIPD
9 1 (0.88%) CCSA
9 1 (0.88%) CCNA
9 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.88%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.85%) VMware ESX
3 7 (6.19%) vSphere
4 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.54%) PowerHA
5 4 (3.54%) XenApp
6 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (9.73%) MOM
Vendors
1 81 (71.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.50%) VMware
3 11 (9.73%) Intel
4 6 (5.31%) Citrix
4 6 (5.31%) Oracle
5 4 (3.54%) Cisco
6 3 (2.65%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.88%) CommVault
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Dell
7 1 (0.88%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.88%) Draytek
7 1 (0.88%) NETGEAR
7 1 (0.88%) FalconStor
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