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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 159 156 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.72% 16.76% 12.52%
As % of the Applications category 60.92% 58.21% 61.84%
Number of salaries quoted 147 154 119
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £26,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
261 268 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.17% 28.79% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 238 254 190
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 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +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 22 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 22 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 68 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Luton -1 41 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Dunstable +1 9 £42,500 +38.21%
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 231 (73.10%) Microsoft
2 123 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (38.29%) .NET
3 121 (38.29%) Windows
4 110 (34.81%) SQL Server
5 95 (30.06%) C#
6 85 (26.90%) SQL
7 82 (25.95%) ASP.NET
8 65 (20.57%) MS Office
9 60 (18.99%) Scrum
10 55 (17.41%) HTML
11 52 (16.46%) Oracle
12 49 (15.51%) T-SQL
13 47 (14.87%) MVC
14 46 (14.56%) Finance
15 45 (14.24%) Web Services
15 45 (14.24%) WCF
16 44 (13.92%) SharePoint
17 43 (13.61%) Active Directory
17 43 (13.61%) DNS
17 43 (13.61%) Silverlight
18 42 (13.29%) WPF
18 42 (13.29%) IIS
18 42 (13.29%) JavaScript
19 41 (12.97%) VMware
19 41 (12.97%) SQL Server 2008
20 40 (12.66%) DHCP
21 39 (12.34%) E-Commerce
22 37 (11.71%) CSS
22 37 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (13.92%) SharePoint
2 42 (13.29%) IIS
3 14 (4.43%) MS Exchange
4 13 (4.11%) Lotus Domino
4 13 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (3.48%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.90%) SAS
7 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.63%) Lync
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.32%) JBoss
10 1 (0.32%) Apache
10 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.32%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 65 (20.57%) MS Office
2 29 (9.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (6.65%) MS Project
4 15 (4.75%) MS Visio
5 11 (3.48%) RoboHelp
5 11 (3.48%) FrameMaker
5 11 (3.48%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (0.95%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.95%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.27%) Academy Housing
1 4 (1.27%) arcHouse
2 3 (0.95%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.63%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.32%) Maximo
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.32%) Exstream
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.16%) SaaS
4 3 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (13.61%) DNS
2 40 (12.66%) DHCP
3 28 (8.86%) SAN
3 28 (8.86%) LAN
4 27 (8.54%) FTP
4 27 (8.54%) WAN
5 21 (6.65%) Firewall
6 17 (5.38%) VPN
7 13 (4.11%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (3.48%) Wireless
9 9 (2.85%) TCP/IP
9 9 (2.85%) NAS
10 5 (1.58%) PuTTY
10 5 (1.58%) WinSCP
10 5 (1.58%) Network Security
10 5 (1.58%) SSH
11 4 (1.27%) HTTP
11 4 (1.27%) Internet
12 3 (0.95%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (34.81%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (7.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (5.06%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (4.43%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.48%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.85%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.90%) OLAP
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.32%) MySQL
12 1 (0.32%) DB2
12 1 (0.32%) MS Access
12 1 (0.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (11.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (11.39%) Visual Studio
3 20 (6.33%) Moq
4 19 (6.01%) Subversion
5 14 (4.43%) JIRA
6 11 (3.48%) NUnit
7 10 (3.16%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (2.85%) MSTest
9 5 (1.58%) Toad
10 4 (1.27%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.27%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.32%) Zephyr
12 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.32%) JMeter
12 1 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 46 (14.56%) Finance
2 13 (4.11%) Back Office
3 12 (3.80%) Legal
4 11 (3.48%) Publishing
5 5 (1.58%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.95%) Law
6 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Automotive
7 1 (0.32%) Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Retail
7 1 (0.32%) Billing
7 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (24.05%) Developer
2 60 (18.99%) Analyst
3 31 (9.81%) Senior Developer
4 26 (8.23%) C# Developer
5 25 (7.91%) .NET Developer
5 25 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (7.28%) Tester
7 22 (6.96%) Junior
8 21 (6.65%) Architect
8 21 (6.65%) Systems Tester
8 21 (6.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (6.33%) Web Engineer
9 20 (6.33%) Support Engineer
10 19 (6.01%) Business Analyst
11 18 (5.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (5.70%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (5.38%) Junior Tester
13 15 (4.75%) Development Manager
13 15 (4.75%) Lead Architect
14 13 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (38.29%) .NET
2 82 (25.95%) ASP.NET
3 55 (17.41%) HTML
4 45 (14.24%) Web Services
4 45 (14.24%) WCF
5 43 (13.61%) Silverlight
6 42 (13.29%) WPF
7 37 (11.71%) CSS
8 30 (9.49%) .NET Framework
9 27 (8.54%) XML
10 25 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (7.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 21 (6.65%) WinForms
12 21 (6.65%) LINQ
13 17 (5.38%) ADO.NET
14 15 (4.75%) jQuery
15 13 (4.11%) Classic ASP
15 13 (4.11%) COM
16 10 (3.16%) Ajax
16 10 (3.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.33%) N-Tier
2 17 (5.38%) User Experience
3 15 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.43%) Blackberry
5 13 (4.11%) SecurID
6 7 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.90%) Clustering
8 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.95%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.63%) Wiki
10 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.63%) LPAR
10 2 (0.63%) Social Media
10 2 (0.63%) Replication
10 2 (0.63%) EPoS
10 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.32%) AS400
11 1 (0.32%) Open Source
11 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 121 (38.29%) Windows
2 37 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.91%) Android
4 23 (7.28%) Windows 7
5 21 (6.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.11%) VMS
6 13 (4.11%) Windows Phone
6 13 (4.11%) Windows Phone 8
7 12 (3.80%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.53%) Linux
9 7 (2.22%) UNIX
10 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.95%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.95%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (18.99%) Scrum
3 47 (14.87%) MVC
4 39 (12.34%) E-Commerce
5 35 (11.08%) ITIL
6 32 (10.13%) TDD
7 26 (8.23%) Project Management
8 25 (7.91%) Multithreading
8 25 (7.91%) Software Engineering
9 24 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (7.59%) Database Security
10 23 (7.28%) PRINCE2
10 23 (7.28%) System Testing
11 22 (6.96%) OO
11 22 (6.96%) Coaching
12 21 (6.65%) OOD
13 20 (6.33%) Network Load Balancing
13 20 (6.33%) Root Cause Analysis
13 20 (6.33%) Configuration Management
14 19 (6.01%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 95 (30.06%) C#
2 85 (26.90%) SQL
3 49 (15.51%) T-SQL
4 42 (13.29%) JavaScript
5 25 (7.91%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.48%) Python
7 10 (3.16%) VB
8 7 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.90%) Java
10 5 (1.58%) XAML
11 4 (1.27%) VB6
11 4 (1.27%) C
12 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.63%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.63%) C++
14 1 (0.32%) PHP
14 1 (0.32%) RPG
14 1 (0.32%) VBScript
14 1 (0.32%) VBA
14 1 (0.32%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 32 (10.13%) Degree
2 31 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (7.59%) MCSE
4 11 (3.48%) ISEB
5 9 (2.85%) MCP
5 9 (2.85%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (2.85%) CBAP
6 8 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.22%) MCITP
8 6 (1.90%) MCTS
8 6 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.90%) MCSA
9 5 (1.58%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.27%) CCNA
10 4 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.95%) CCSP
11 3 (0.95%) CCNP
11 3 (0.95%) CCIP
11 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.44%) SLA
2 7 (2.22%) QA
3 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (13.61%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.01%) XenApp
4 15 (4.75%) vSphere
5 13 (4.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (1.90%) XenServer
6 6 (1.90%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.27%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.95%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.95%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.95%) NFS
8 3 (0.95%) UAG
8 3 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.63%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 20 (6.33%) SCOM
2 17 (5.38%) MOM
3 13 (4.11%) Backup Exec
3 13 (4.11%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.58%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.27%) WSUS
6 2 (0.63%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 231 (73.10%) Microsoft
2 52 (16.46%) Oracle
3 41 (12.97%) VMware
4 33 (10.44%) Citrix
5 14 (4.43%) Symantec
6 13 (4.11%) Lotus
6 13 (4.11%) McAfee
6 13 (4.11%) Clearswift
7 6 (1.90%) Perforce
7 6 (1.90%) Cognos
7 6 (1.90%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.58%) Cisco
9 4 (1.27%) Northgate
9 4 (1.27%) Civica
9 4 (1.27%) Comino
9 4 (1.27%) Capita
9 4 (1.27%) Orchard
9 4 (1.27%) Anite
9 4 (1.27%) IBM
9 4 (1.27%) Nintex
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £27k - 32k per year + package
Posted: 27 days ago