The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 159 154 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.55% 16.49% 12.61%
As % of the Applications category 60.46% 57.25% 62.62%
Number of salaries quoted 147 152 120
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
263 269 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.06% 28.80% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 239 255 189
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bedfordshire region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -1 69 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Luton -2 41 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Dunstable 0 9 £42,500 +38.21%
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 234 (73.35%) Microsoft
2 127 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (38.24%) .NET
4 121 (37.93%) Windows
5 111 (34.80%) SQL Server
6 96 (30.09%) C#
7 85 (26.65%) SQL
8 84 (26.33%) ASP.NET
9 66 (20.69%) MS Office
10 63 (19.75%) Scrum
11 56 (17.55%) HTML
12 53 (16.61%) Oracle
13 49 (15.36%) T-SQL
13 49 (15.36%) MVC
14 47 (14.73%) WCF
15 44 (13.79%) Silverlight
15 44 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
15 44 (13.79%) Web Services
15 44 (13.79%) SharePoint
15 44 (13.79%) DNS
15 44 (13.79%) Active Directory
16 43 (13.48%) JavaScript
16 43 (13.48%) Finance
17 42 (13.17%) VMware
17 42 (13.17%) WPF
18 41 (12.85%) IIS
18 41 (12.85%) DHCP
19 39 (12.23%) E-Commerce
19 39 (12.23%) Team Foundation Server
20 38 (11.91%) Visual Studio

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 44 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 41 (12.85%) IIS
3 14 (4.39%) MS Exchange
4 13 (4.08%) Lotus Domino
4 13 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.88%) SAS
7 5 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.63%) Lync
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.31%) Liferay
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.31%) Papyrus
10 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.31%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 66 (20.69%) MS Office
2 30 (9.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (6.27%) MS Project
4 15 (4.70%) MS Visio
5 11 (3.45%) RoboHelp
5 11 (3.45%) FrameMaker
5 11 (3.45%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.94%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.94%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Academy Housing
1 4 (1.25%) arcHouse
1 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.94%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.63%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.31%) Maximo
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.31%) Exstream
4 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.13%) SaaS
4 3 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.79%) DNS
2 41 (12.85%) DHCP
3 29 (9.09%) SAN
4 28 (8.78%) LAN
5 27 (8.46%) FTP
5 27 (8.46%) WAN
6 21 (6.58%) Firewall
7 17 (5.33%) VPN
8 13 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (3.45%) Wireless
10 10 (3.13%) TCP/IP
11 9 (2.82%) NAS
12 5 (1.57%) PuTTY
12 5 (1.57%) WinSCP
12 5 (1.57%) SSH
12 5 (1.57%) Network Security
13 4 (1.25%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.25%) Internet
13 4 (1.25%) HTTP
14 3 (0.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (34.80%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (8.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.70%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (4.39%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.51%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.88%) OLAP
10 6 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.31%) MS Access
12 1 (0.31%) MySQL
12 1 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (12.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (11.91%) Visual Studio
3 21 (6.58%) Moq
4 19 (5.96%) Subversion
5 14 (4.39%) JIRA
6 11 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (3.13%) NUnit
8 8 (2.51%) MSTest
9 5 (1.57%) Toad
10 4 (1.25%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.25%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.31%) Selenium
12 1 (0.31%) JMeter
12 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.31%) Zephyr
General
1 43 (13.48%) Finance
2 13 (4.08%) Back Office
3 12 (3.76%) Legal
4 11 (3.45%) Publishing
5 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.94%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (23.51%) Developer
2 62 (19.44%) Analyst
3 30 (9.40%) Senior Developer
4 26 (8.15%) .NET Developer
4 26 (8.15%) C# Developer
5 25 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (7.21%) Tester
7 22 (6.90%) Junior
7 22 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (6.58%) Systems Tester
9 20 (6.27%) Business Analyst
9 20 (6.27%) Architect
9 20 (6.27%) Support Engineer
9 20 (6.27%) Web Engineer
10 19 (5.96%) Development Manager
11 18 (5.64%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (5.33%) Junior Tester
12 17 (5.33%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (4.70%) Lead Architect
14 14 (4.39%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (38.24%) .NET
2 84 (26.33%) ASP.NET
3 56 (17.55%) HTML
4 47 (14.73%) WCF
5 44 (13.79%) Web Services
5 44 (13.79%) Silverlight
6 42 (13.17%) WPF
7 38 (11.91%) CSS
8 33 (10.34%) .NET Framework
9 28 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (8.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 26 (8.15%) XML
11 24 (7.52%) LINQ
12 22 (6.90%) WinForms
13 17 (5.33%) ADO.NET
13 17 (5.33%) jQuery
14 13 (4.08%) Classic ASP
14 13 (4.08%) COM
15 12 (3.76%) Ajax
16 10 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.58%) N-Tier
2 18 (5.64%) User Experience
3 15 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.39%) Blackberry
5 13 (4.08%) SecurID
6 6 (1.88%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.88%) Clustering
7 4 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.94%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.63%) Wiki
9 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.63%) LPAR
9 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.63%) Social Media
9 2 (0.63%) Replication
9 2 (0.63%) EPoS
9 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.31%) AS400
10 1 (0.31%) Statistics
10 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 121 (37.93%) Windows
2 37 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.84%) Android
4 23 (7.21%) Windows 7
5 21 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.08%) VMS
6 13 (4.08%) Windows Phone 8
6 13 (4.08%) Windows Phone
7 12 (3.76%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.51%) Linux
9 7 (2.19%) UNIX
10 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.94%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (19.75%) Scrum
3 49 (15.36%) MVC
4 39 (12.23%) E-Commerce
5 37 (11.60%) ITIL
6 33 (10.34%) TDD
7 26 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (8.15%) Software Engineering
7 26 (8.15%) Multithreading
7 26 (8.15%) Coaching
8 25 (7.84%) Project Management
9 24 (7.52%) Database Security
10 23 (7.21%) OO
10 23 (7.21%) System Testing
11 22 (6.90%) PRINCE2
11 22 (6.90%) OOD
11 22 (6.90%) Performance Management
12 21 (6.58%) Service Delivery
13 20 (6.27%) Network Load Balancing
13 20 (6.27%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (30.09%) C#
2 85 (26.65%) SQL
3 49 (15.36%) T-SQL
4 43 (13.48%) JavaScript
5 24 (7.52%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.45%) Python
7 10 (3.13%) VB
8 7 (2.19%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.57%) XAML
9 5 (1.57%) Java
10 4 (1.25%) C
10 4 (1.25%) VB6
11 3 (0.94%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.63%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.63%) C++
13 1 (0.31%) PHP
13 1 (0.31%) RPG
13 1 (0.31%) VBScript
13 1 (0.31%) VBA
13 1 (0.31%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 32 (10.03%) Degree
2 31 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (7.52%) MCSE
4 12 (3.76%) ISEB
5 10 (3.13%) MCP
5 10 (3.13%) CBAP
6 9 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.19%) MCITP
8 6 (1.88%) MCTS
8 6 (1.88%) A+ Certification
8 6 (1.88%) MCSA
9 5 (1.57%) CCNA
9 5 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.94%) CCSP
10 3 (0.94%) CCNP
10 3 (0.94%) CCIP
10 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.34%) SLA
2 7 (2.19%) QA
3 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.96%) XenApp
4 15 (4.70%) vSphere
5 13 (4.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (1.88%) XenServer
6 6 (1.88%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.25%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.94%) UAG
8 3 (0.94%) NFS
8 3 (0.94%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.94%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.63%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.31%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 20 (6.27%) SCOM
2 17 (5.33%) MOM
3 13 (4.08%) Backup Exec
3 13 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.57%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.25%) WSUS
6 2 (0.63%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.31%) Nagios
7 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 234 (73.35%) Microsoft
2 53 (16.61%) Oracle
3 42 (13.17%) VMware
4 34 (10.66%) Citrix
5 15 (4.70%) Symantec
6 13 (4.08%) McAfee
6 13 (4.08%) Clearswift
6 13 (4.08%) Lotus
7 6 (1.88%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.88%) Cognos
7 6 (1.88%) Cisco
7 6 (1.88%) Perforce
8 4 (1.25%) Nintex
8 4 (1.25%) Northgate
8 4 (1.25%) Civica
8 4 (1.25%) Comino
8 4 (1.25%) Capita
8 4 (1.25%) Orchard
8 4 (1.25%) IBM
8 4 (1.25%) Anite
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service
Salary: From £40,254 to £47,133 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago