The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 4 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.96% 16.80% 7.67%
As % of the Applications category 80.00% 95.45% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 21
Average salary £37,500 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,400 £13,335
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
MS Excel
County Antrim

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

Applications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.95% 17.60% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 28
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,720 £22,700 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Belfast

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Belfast

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (75.00%) Degree
5 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (50.00%) .NET
6 10 (50.00%) C#
7 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 8 (40.00%) MVC
8 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (40.00%) Web Development
8 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (40.00%) Time Management
9 6 (30.00%) jQuery
9 6 (30.00%) CSS
9 6 (30.00%) HTML
9 6 (30.00%) Java
9 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (25.00%) SOAP
10 5 (25.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) XML
10 5 (25.00%) XSLT
10 5 (25.00%) Internet
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle
10 5 (25.00%) JBoss
10 5 (25.00%) Tomcat

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 5 (25.00%) JBoss
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) XSLT
5 5 (25.00%) YUI
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Chemistry
4 1 (5.00%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Time Management
2 8 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Concentrix
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago