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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 6 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 187 149 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.44% 14.69% 12.18%
As % of the Applications category 72.76% 54.18% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 175 141 126
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
257 275 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.72% 27.12% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 234 248 224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +3 93 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Luton +7 33 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Dunstable -8 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Biggleswade - 1 - -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 264 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 154 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (36.65%) .NET
4 111 (31.53%) SQL Server
5 105 (29.83%) Windows
6 104 (29.55%) C#
7 96 (27.27%) ASP.NET
8 95 (26.99%) Scrum
9 78 (22.16%) SQL
10 72 (20.45%) MS Office
11 70 (19.89%) HTML
12 61 (17.33%) Oracle
13 60 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 59 (16.76%) MVC
15 58 (16.48%) CSS
16 53 (15.06%) WCF
16 53 (15.06%) SharePoint
17 52 (14.77%) Visual Studio
18 51 (14.49%) JavaScript
18 51 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
19 48 (13.64%) Coaching
20 47 (13.35%) Silverlight
21 46 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC
21 46 (13.07%) ITIL
22 44 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
22 44 (12.50%) Performance Management
22 44 (12.50%) Web Services
22 44 (12.50%) Finance
23 42 (11.93%) WPF
24 41 (11.65%) T-SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 53 (15.06%) SharePoint
2 32 (9.09%) IIS
3 10 (2.84%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (1.70%) SAS
5 6 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.42%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.28%) Lync
9 1 (0.28%) Liferay
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.28%) JBoss
9 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 72 (20.45%) MS Office
2 35 (9.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (5.68%) RoboHelp
3 20 (5.68%) FrameMaker
3 20 (5.68%) PaintShop Pro
4 18 (5.11%) MS Project
5 17 (4.83%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.85%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.85%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.14%) Pegasus Opera
3 2 (0.57%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.57%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.28%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.28%) PRMS
4 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.28%) Maximo
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.13%) SaaS
3 10 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.09%) LAN
2 31 (8.81%) WAN
3 24 (6.82%) FTP
3 24 (6.82%) DNS
4 22 (6.25%) DHCP
5 20 (5.68%) Wireless
6 14 (3.98%) SAN
7 10 (2.84%) Firewall
8 8 (2.27%) VPN
8 8 (2.27%) SSH
8 8 (2.27%) PuTTY
8 8 (2.27%) WinSCP
9 7 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (1.70%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.14%) NAS
11 4 (1.14%) Network Security
12 3 (0.85%) HTTP
12 3 (0.85%) Internet
13 2 (0.57%) OSPF
13 2 (0.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (31.53%) SQL Server
2 51 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (3.98%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (3.98%) SQL Server 2000
6 14 (3.98%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.27%) OLAP
9 8 (2.27%) OLAP Cube
10 6 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.57%) MS Access
13 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 60 (17.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (14.77%) Visual Studio
3 24 (6.82%) Moq
4 17 (4.83%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (4.26%) Subversion
6 10 (2.84%) JIRA
7 8 (2.27%) Toad
8 7 (1.99%) NUnit
9 5 (1.42%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.14%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.14%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.57%) MSTest
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.28%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.28%) JMeter
12 1 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 44 (12.50%) Finance
2 20 (5.68%) Publishing
3 10 (2.84%) Legal
4 8 (2.27%) Back Office
5 6 (1.70%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.85%) Retail
6 3 (0.85%) Marketing
7 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.57%) Automotive
7 2 (0.57%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 85 (24.15%) Analyst
2 76 (21.59%) Developer
3 41 (11.65%) Development Manager
4 32 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 28 (7.95%) C# Developer
5 28 (7.95%) Business Analyst
6 25 (7.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (6.82%) Architect
7 24 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 21 (5.97%) Support Analyst
8 21 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
9 20 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (5.68%) Author
9 20 (5.68%) Technical Author
9 20 (5.68%) Junior
9 20 (5.68%) Lead Architect
10 18 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (4.55%) Tester
13 15 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (36.65%) .NET
2 96 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 70 (19.89%) HTML
4 58 (16.48%) CSS
5 53 (15.06%) WCF
6 47 (13.35%) Silverlight
7 46 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (12.50%) Web Services
9 42 (11.93%) WPF
10 41 (11.65%) .NET Framework
11 39 (11.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 37 (10.51%) LINQ
13 29 (8.24%) jQuery
14 25 (7.10%) WinForms
15 24 (6.82%) Ajax
16 20 (5.68%) ADO.NET
17 16 (4.55%) AngularJS
18 15 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 10 (2.84%) XML
20 9 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.24%) N-Tier
2 23 (6.53%) User Experience
3 17 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (1.99%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.70%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.42%) Clustering
6 5 (1.42%) SecurID
6 5 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.14%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.57%) LPAR
8 2 (0.57%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.57%) Wiki
8 2 (0.57%) Social Media
8 2 (0.57%) PMI
8 2 (0.57%) EPoS
9 1 (0.28%) LIMS
9 1 (0.28%) Statistics
9 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 105 (29.83%) Windows
2 26 (7.39%) Android
3 21 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 20 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.98%) Linux
6 12 (3.41%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.84%) UNIX
7 10 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.42%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (1.42%) Windows Phone
9 5 (1.42%) VMS
10 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.57%) AIX
11 2 (0.57%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (26.99%) Scrum
3 59 (16.76%) MVC
4 48 (13.64%) Coaching
5 46 (13.07%) ITIL
6 44 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 41 (11.65%) TDD
8 30 (8.52%) OOD
8 30 (8.52%) Software Engineering
9 29 (8.24%) People Management
10 26 (7.39%) E-Commerce
11 25 (7.10%) OO
11 25 (7.10%) Mentoring
12 24 (6.82%) Multithreading
13 22 (6.25%) UML
13 22 (6.25%) Service Delivery
14 20 (5.68%) DSDM
14 20 (5.68%) Matrix Management
14 20 (5.68%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 104 (29.55%) C#
2 78 (22.16%) SQL
3 51 (14.49%) JavaScript
4 41 (11.65%) T-SQL
5 20 (5.68%) Python
6 18 (5.11%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.99%) Java
10 5 (1.42%) VBA
10 5 (1.42%) VB
10 5 (1.42%) XAML
11 3 (0.85%) VB6
12 2 (0.57%) C
12 2 (0.57%) C++
12 2 (0.57%) VBScript
13 1 (0.28%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) RPG
13 1 (0.28%) VC++
13 1 (0.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (9.94%) Degree
2 20 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.98%) MCSE
4 13 (3.69%) ISEB
5 11 (3.13%) MCP
5 11 (3.13%) CBAP
6 8 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.99%) MCSA
8 6 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.70%) A+ Certification
8 6 (1.70%) MCITP
9 5 (1.42%) CCNA
10 4 (1.14%) CCNP
10 4 (1.14%) MCTS
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.57%) CCSA
12 2 (0.57%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.94%) SLA
2 7 (1.99%) QA
3 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (9.66%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.56%) XenApp
3 9 (2.56%) vSphere
4 5 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.57%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.57%) UAG
6 2 (0.57%) PowerHA
6 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (5.68%) MOM
2 14 (3.98%) SCOM
3 8 (2.27%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.42%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.42%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.57%) WSUS
5 2 (0.57%) Sysprep
5 2 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.28%) Nagios
6 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 264 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 61 (17.33%) Oracle
3 26 (7.39%) VMware
4 21 (5.97%) Citrix
5 9 (2.56%) Cisco
6 8 (2.27%) Symantec
7 7 (1.99%) Business Objects
7 7 (1.99%) Nintex
8 6 (1.70%) Cognos
9 5 (1.42%) Lotus
9 5 (1.42%) McAfee
9 5 (1.42%) Clearswift
9 5 (1.42%) Sage
9 5 (1.42%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.14%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.14%) Altiris
10 4 (1.14%) Pegasus
10 4 (1.14%) SAP
10 4 (1.14%) Intel
11 3 (0.85%) IBM
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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