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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 4 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 198 157 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.97% 16.35% 12.81%
As % of the Applications category 74.44% 67.09% 58.89%
Number of salaries quoted 170 148 137
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 £28,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
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
266 234 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.18% 24.38% 21.76%
Number of salaries quoted 231 213 243
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £60,000
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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +4 102 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Luton +5 46 £44,500 +1.13% 11
Dunstable -7 4 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Biggleswade - 1 - -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (73.54%) Microsoft
2 150 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (34.82%) .NET
4 106 (29.53%) SQL Server
5 103 (28.69%) Windows
6 101 (28.13%) C#
7 93 (25.91%) Scrum
8 92 (25.63%) ASP.NET
9 85 (23.68%) SQL
10 67 (18.66%) HTML
11 64 (17.83%) MS Office
12 62 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 60 (16.71%) Team Foundation Server
14 58 (16.16%) SQL Server 2008
14 58 (16.16%) MVC
15 57 (15.88%) Oracle
15 57 (15.88%) Performance Management
15 57 (15.88%) Coaching
16 54 (15.04%) Finance
17 53 (14.76%) CSS
18 52 (14.48%) SharePoint
19 51 (14.21%) Visual Studio
19 51 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC
19 51 (14.21%) WCF
20 45 (12.53%) Web Services
21 43 (11.98%) JavaScript
21 43 (11.98%) ITIL
21 43 (11.98%) Active Directory
22 41 (11.42%) People Management
23 40 (11.14%) .NET Framework

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 52 (14.48%) SharePoint
2 28 (7.80%) IIS
3 12 (3.34%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (1.67%) SAS
6 5 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.84%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.28%) Node.js
10 1 (0.28%) Lync
Applications
1 64 (17.83%) MS Office
2 28 (7.80%) MS Project
3 23 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (6.13%) MS Visio
5 20 (5.57%) FrameMaker
5 20 (5.57%) PaintShop Pro
5 20 (5.57%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.11%) Pegasus Opera
3 2 (0.56%) PRMS
3 2 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.28%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.28%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.28%) Maximo
4 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.95%) SaaS
4 5 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.75%) LAN
1 35 (9.75%) WAN
2 24 (6.69%) FTP
3 21 (5.85%) DNS
4 20 (5.57%) Wireless
4 20 (5.57%) DHCP
5 15 (4.18%) SAN
6 9 (2.51%) Network Security
6 9 (2.51%) Firewall
7 8 (2.23%) OSPF
7 8 (2.23%) BGP
7 8 (2.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (2.23%) SSH
7 8 (2.23%) PuTTY
7 8 (2.23%) WinSCP
8 7 (1.95%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (1.39%) NetScaler
10 5 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (29.53%) SQL Server
2 58 (16.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (7.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (4.74%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (4.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 14 (3.90%) OLAP
7 14 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (3.34%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.34%) OLAP Cube
9 10 (2.79%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.84%) Big Data
14 2 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 60 (16.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (14.21%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.57%) Moq
4 18 (5.01%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (3.34%) JIRA
6 9 (2.51%) Subversion
7 8 (2.23%) Toad
8 6 (1.67%) NUnit
9 4 (1.11%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.84%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.84%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.28%) Selenium
11 1 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 54 (15.04%) Finance
2 21 (5.85%) Publishing
3 8 (2.23%) Back Office
4 7 (1.95%) Legal
5 6 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.39%) Retail
7 4 (1.11%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.84%) Marketing
9 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (26.74%) Analyst
2 73 (20.33%) Developer
3 51 (14.21%) Development Manager
4 33 (9.19%) .NET Developer
5 27 (7.52%) Business Analyst
6 25 (6.96%) Support Analyst
7 23 (6.41%) C# Developer
7 23 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (5.85%) Senior Manager
8 21 (5.85%) Senior Developer
9 20 (5.57%) Architect
9 20 (5.57%) Author
9 20 (5.57%) Technical Author
9 20 (5.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (5.29%) Senior Development Manager
11 18 (5.01%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (5.01%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (4.74%) Lead Architect
13 14 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (34.82%) .NET
2 92 (25.63%) ASP.NET
3 67 (18.66%) HTML
4 53 (14.76%) CSS
5 51 (14.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (14.21%) WCF
6 45 (12.53%) Web Services
7 40 (11.14%) .NET Framework
8 39 (10.86%) Silverlight
9 37 (10.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 35 (9.75%) LINQ
11 31 (8.64%) WPF
12 28 (7.80%) jQuery
13 21 (5.85%) WinForms
13 21 (5.85%) Ajax
14 18 (5.01%) ADO.NET
15 17 (4.74%) AngularJS
15 17 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 9 (2.51%) COM
17 8 (2.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.52%) N-Tier
2 20 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.29%) User Experience
4 13 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.23%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.67%) Replication
6 6 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.84%) SecurID
8 3 (0.84%) Clustering
9 2 (0.56%) PMI
9 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.56%) LPAR
10 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.28%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.28%) Statistics
10 1 (0.28%) Open Source
10 1 (0.28%) Social Media
10 1 (0.28%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 103 (28.69%) Windows
2 25 (6.96%) Android
3 21 (5.85%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (3.62%) Linux
6 11 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.06%) UNIX
7 8 (2.23%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.84%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.84%) VMS
8 3 (0.84%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.56%) AIX
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (25.91%) Scrum
3 62 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (16.16%) MVC
5 57 (15.88%) Performance Management
5 57 (15.88%) Coaching
6 43 (11.98%) ITIL
7 41 (11.42%) People Management
8 36 (10.03%) TDD
9 34 (9.47%) Software Engineering
10 30 (8.36%) Mentoring
11 28 (7.80%) Disaster Recovery
11 28 (7.80%) E-Commerce
12 27 (7.52%) OOD
13 24 (6.69%) Project Management
14 23 (6.41%) OO
15 21 (5.85%) UML
16 20 (5.57%) Multithreading
16 20 (5.57%) BPMN
16 20 (5.57%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 101 (28.13%) C#
2 85 (23.68%) SQL
3 43 (11.98%) JavaScript
4 28 (7.80%) T-SQL
5 20 (5.57%) PowerShell
5 20 (5.57%) Python
6 12 (3.34%) VBA
7 11 (3.06%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.51%) VB
8 9 (2.51%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.67%) Java
10 2 (0.56%) XAML
11 1 (0.28%) VB6
11 1 (0.28%) C
11 1 (0.28%) C++
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
11 1 (0.28%) PHP
11 1 (0.28%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (6.13%) Degree
2 16 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (4.18%) ISEB
4 12 (3.34%) MCSE
4 12 (3.34%) MCP
4 12 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.06%) CBAP
5 11 (3.06%) CCNP
6 8 (2.23%) MCSA
6 8 (2.23%) CCDP
7 7 (1.95%) CCSE
7 7 (1.95%) CCSA
8 6 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.39%) VCP5
9 5 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.39%) CCNA
10 4 (1.11%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.64%) SLA
2 3 (0.84%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (11.98%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.29%) vSphere
3 13 (3.62%) XenApp
4 10 (2.79%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.39%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.56%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.28%) Xen
9 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.28%) UAG
9 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (5.01%) MOM
2 14 (3.90%) SCOM
3 8 (2.23%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.11%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.84%) SCCM
5 3 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.28%) WSUS
7 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.28%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 264 (73.54%) Microsoft
2 57 (15.88%) Oracle
3 29 (8.08%) VMware
4 21 (5.85%) Citrix
5 20 (5.57%) Cisco
6 12 (3.34%) Symantec
7 10 (2.79%) CheckPoint
7 10 (2.79%) Intel
8 8 (2.23%) Cognos
9 7 (1.95%) Nintex
9 7 (1.95%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.67%) CommVault
10 6 (1.67%) FalconStor
11 5 (1.39%) Tableau
11 5 (1.39%) Sage
12 4 (1.11%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.11%) Pegasus
12 4 (1.11%) Altiris
13 3 (0.84%) Akamai
13 3 (0.84%) Clearswift
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (4K) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Certification Training + Great Ben
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £31,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyJet
Posted: 18 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
NQA /NTS
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago