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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 155 152 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.73% 12.62% 13.38%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 62.81% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 128 144 143
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,219
% change year-on-year
- -0.62%
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
248 242 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.97% 20.10% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 205 229 227
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +13 70 £45,000 +25.87% 6
Luton +3 62 £45,000 - 3
Dunstable - 8 £21,500 - 1
Leighton Buzzard -6 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Biggleswade - 1 £32,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 253 (70.47%) Microsoft
2 115 (32.03%) .NET
3 105 (29.25%) SQL Server
4 103 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (24.23%) Windows
6 82 (22.84%) C#
7 80 (22.28%) SQL
8 75 (20.89%) Scrum
9 74 (20.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 74 (20.61%) ASP.NET
10 67 (18.66%) MS Office
11 62 (17.27%) HTML
12 59 (16.43%) Oracle
13 56 (15.60%) Finance
13 56 (15.60%) Team Foundation Server
14 52 (14.48%) Coaching
15 51 (14.21%) Performance Management
16 50 (13.93%) JavaScript
17 49 (13.65%) SQL Server 2008
18 48 (13.37%) CSS
19 47 (13.09%) ITIL
19 47 (13.09%) Active Directory
19 47 (13.09%) MVC
20 46 (12.81%) ASP.NET MVC
21 44 (12.26%) Project Management
22 39 (10.86%) Disaster Recovery
22 39 (10.86%) SharePoint
22 39 (10.86%) Mentoring
23 38 (10.58%) VMware
24 36 (10.03%) Visual Studio

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 39 (10.86%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.85%) MS Exchange
3 16 (4.46%) IIS
4 14 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.11%) SAS
8 4 (1.11%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.56%) LiveLink
9 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.56%) Documentum
9 2 (0.56%) Node.js
9 2 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.28%) Lync
10 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.28%) CMS
Applications
1 67 (18.66%) MS Office
2 34 (9.47%) MS Project
3 24 (6.69%) MS Visio
4 18 (5.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.95%) FrameMaker
5 7 (1.95%) PaintShop Pro
5 7 (1.95%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.56%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (8.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.11%) Pegasus Opera
3 3 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.56%) PRMS
5 1 (0.28%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.28%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.62%) Office 365
2 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.67%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.57%) SAN
2 18 (5.01%) WAN
3 16 (4.46%) LAN
4 15 (4.18%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (3.62%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.06%) Firewall
7 10 (2.79%) OSPF
7 10 (2.79%) BGP
7 10 (2.79%) Network Security
8 9 (2.51%) Wireless
9 8 (2.23%) Internet
9 8 (2.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (2.23%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (1.95%) DHCP
11 6 (1.67%) FTP
11 6 (1.67%) DNS
12 5 (1.39%) VPN
12 5 (1.39%) LDAP
12 5 (1.39%) NetScaler
13 4 (1.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (29.25%) SQL Server
2 49 (13.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (5.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 17 (4.74%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (3.90%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (2.79%) OLAP
11 7 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (1.95%) OLAP Cube
11 7 (1.95%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.11%) Big Data
14 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 56 (15.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (10.03%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.18%) JIRA
4 8 (2.23%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (2.23%) Moq
5 6 (1.67%) NUnit
6 3 (0.84%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.56%) Toad
7 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.28%) Subversion
8 1 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.28%) Selenium
8 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
General
1 56 (15.60%) Finance
2 11 (3.06%) Publishing
3 10 (2.79%) Marketing
4 5 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.11%) Legal
5 4 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.84%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.84%) Banking
6 3 (0.84%) Retail
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.28%) Automotive
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 95 (26.46%) Analyst
2 68 (18.94%) Developer
3 44 (12.26%) Development Manager
4 27 (7.52%) Support Analyst
4 27 (7.52%) Project Manager
5 26 (7.24%) Architect
6 21 (5.85%) Senior Manager
6 21 (5.85%) Consultant
7 19 (5.29%) .NET Developer
8 18 (5.01%) CRM Developer
8 18 (5.01%) Senior Development Manager
9 15 (4.18%) Lead Architect
10 14 (3.90%) Support Engineer
10 14 (3.90%) Technical Architect
11 13 (3.62%) Business Analyst
11 13 (3.62%) Server Engineer
12 12 (3.34%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (3.34%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.34%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (3.34%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (32.03%) .NET
2 74 (20.61%) ASP.NET
3 62 (17.27%) HTML
4 48 (13.37%) CSS
5 46 (12.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (8.91%) .NET Framework
7 30 (8.36%) Web Services
8 27 (7.52%) WCF
9 26 (7.24%) Silverlight
10 25 (6.96%) jQuery
11 24 (6.69%) LINQ
11 24 (6.69%) Entity Framework
12 23 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 21 (5.85%) Ajax
14 16 (4.46%) WPF
15 15 (4.18%) AngularJS
16 10 (2.79%) MDX
16 10 (2.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 9 (2.51%) WinForms
17 9 (2.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.80%) Management Information System
2 24 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.57%) N-Tier
4 14 (3.90%) Replication
5 10 (2.79%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.95%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.39%) User Experience
8 5 (1.39%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.11%) LPAR
9 4 (1.11%) PMI
10 3 (0.84%) Clustering
10 3 (0.84%) Statistics
10 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.56%) GIS
11 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.28%) LIMS
12 1 (0.28%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.28%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 87 (24.23%) Windows
2 17 (4.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (3.34%) UNIX
5 11 (3.06%) Linux
6 9 (2.51%) Android
7 8 (2.23%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.95%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.11%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.11%) AIX
11 3 (0.84%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (20.89%) Scrum
3 74 (20.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (14.48%) Coaching
5 51 (14.21%) Performance Management
6 47 (13.09%) MVC
6 47 (13.09%) ITIL
7 44 (12.26%) Project Management
8 39 (10.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 39 (10.86%) Mentoring
9 34 (9.47%) CRM
9 34 (9.47%) Software Engineering
10 30 (8.36%) People Management
11 25 (6.96%) ETL
11 25 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (6.69%) PRINCE2
12 24 (6.69%) TDD
13 22 (6.13%) Risk Management
14 20 (5.57%) Configuration Management
15 17 (4.74%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (22.84%) C#
2 80 (22.28%) SQL
3 50 (13.93%) JavaScript
4 18 (5.01%) PowerShell
4 18 (5.01%) VB
5 16 (4.46%) VBA
6 13 (3.62%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.51%) C
8 8 (2.23%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.95%) Java
9 7 (1.95%) Python
9 7 (1.95%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.28%) VC++
10 1 (0.28%) C++
10 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (8.64%) Degree
2 17 (4.74%) CCNP
2 17 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (4.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (2.51%) MCSE
4 9 (2.51%) CCDP
4 9 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.23%) CCSA
5 8 (2.23%) CCSE
5 8 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (2.23%) MCSA
5 8 (2.23%) CCNA
5 8 (2.23%) MCP
5 8 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (1.67%) VCP5
6 6 (1.67%) ISEB
7 5 (1.39%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (1.11%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.11%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.90%) SLA
2 10 (2.79%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (13.09%) Active Directory
2 28 (7.80%) vSphere
3 17 (4.74%) XenApp
4 15 (4.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (3.34%) VMware ESX
6 9 (2.51%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.11%) PowerHA
8 3 (0.84%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.56%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.28%) Xen
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (2.79%) SCCM
2 8 (2.23%) MOM
3 7 (1.95%) SCOM
4 6 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.11%) WSUS
6 3 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.56%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.56%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 253 (70.47%) Microsoft
2 59 (16.43%) Oracle
3 38 (10.58%) VMware
4 32 (8.91%) Cisco
5 27 (7.52%) Citrix
6 13 (3.62%) CommVault
6 13 (3.62%) CheckPoint
6 13 (3.62%) FalconStor
7 12 (3.34%) Symantec
7 12 (3.34%) Intel
8 7 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.39%) Sage
9 5 (1.39%) Cognos
10 4 (1.11%) HP
10 4 (1.11%) Sybase
10 4 (1.11%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.11%) Pegasus
10 4 (1.11%) Altiris
10 4 (1.11%) Minitab
10 4 (1.11%) Teradata
Sandy, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: Benefits + Car
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £6,600 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Arjohuntleigh UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago