The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 195 183 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.40% 8.52% 9.00%
As % of the Applications category 54.02% 52.14% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 161 167 122
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
361 351 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.55% 16.33% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 299 316 180
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Birmingham

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 279 (75.82%) Microsoft
2 136 (36.96%) SQL Server
3 122 (33.15%) Windows
4 115 (31.25%) SQL
5 111 (30.16%) .NET
6 94 (25.54%) C#
7 78 (21.20%) SharePoint
8 68 (18.48%) Degree
9 66 (17.93%) Finance
10 64 (17.39%) VMware
11 57 (15.49%) ASP.NET
11 57 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 51 (13.86%) MS Office
12 51 (13.86%) HTML
13 50 (13.59%) Project Management
14 48 (13.04%) CRM
15 45 (12.23%) Active Directory
15 45 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
16 44 (11.96%) Citrix
16 44 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
16 44 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 43 (11.68%) CSS
18 41 (11.14%) JavaScript
18 41 (11.14%) Web Services
19 39 (10.60%) VB.NET
19 39 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (9.78%) jQuery
20 36 (9.78%) MS Exchange
20 36 (9.78%) Cisco
21 34 (9.24%) Oracle

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 78 (21.20%) SharePoint
2 36 (9.78%) MS Exchange
3 23 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
4 16 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (3.80%) WebSphere
6 13 (3.53%) IIS
7 11 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (2.45%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.82%) SAS
11 3 (0.82%) Lync
12 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.54%) FileNet
12 2 (0.54%) Apache
12 2 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 51 (13.86%) MS Office
2 22 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (5.71%) MS Project
4 7 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.82%) SPSS
7 2 (0.54%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.27%) Stata
8 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 24 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (3.80%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (1.36%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.82%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.82%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.54%) assyst
8 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.27%) CA Clarity
8 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.36%) SaaS
3 3 (0.82%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.16%) Internet
2 15 (4.08%) SAN
3 13 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.26%) WAN
5 11 (2.99%) VPN
6 8 (2.17%) ADSL
6 8 (2.17%) Firewall
7 7 (1.90%) DNS
7 7 (1.90%) NetScaler
8 5 (1.36%) LAN
8 5 (1.36%) DHCP
9 4 (1.09%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.82%) NAS
11 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.54%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.54%) 3G
12 1 (0.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (8.15%) MS Access
4 22 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.80%) EDRMS
7 13 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.72%) PerformancePoint
9 6 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.82%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.54%) MySQL
12 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.72%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (0.82%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.54%) NUnit
5 2 (0.54%) Subversion
5 2 (0.54%) Maven
5 2 (0.54%) MorphX
5 2 (0.54%) JIRA
5 2 (0.54%) Hudson
5 2 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.27%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 66 (17.93%) Finance
2 30 (8.15%) Legal
3 23 (6.25%) Banking
4 19 (5.16%) Law
5 18 (4.89%) Back Office
6 17 (4.62%) Advertising
7 11 (2.99%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.17%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.90%) Marketing
10 6 (1.63%) French Language
10 6 (1.63%) Automotive
11 4 (1.09%) Retail
12 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.54%) German Language
14 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.27%) Publishing
14 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.27%) Billing
14 1 (0.27%) Electronics
14 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 123 (33.42%) Developer
2 55 (14.95%) Analyst
3 51 (13.86%) Consultant
4 43 (11.68%) Architect
5 40 (10.87%) .NET Developer
6 24 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (5.43%) Software Developer
7 20 (5.43%) C# Developer
8 19 (5.16%) Senior Developer
9 18 (4.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (4.89%) Senior Architect
10 17 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
10 17 (4.62%) Support Analyst
11 16 (4.35%) Administrator
11 16 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (4.08%) Microsoft Developer
12 15 (4.08%) SharePoint Architect
13 14 (3.80%) CRM Developer
13 14 (3.80%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
13 14 (3.80%) Senior SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (30.16%) .NET
2 57 (15.49%) ASP.NET
3 51 (13.86%) HTML
4 43 (11.68%) CSS
5 41 (11.14%) Web Services
6 36 (9.78%) jQuery
7 31 (8.42%) XML
8 24 (6.52%) WCF
9 18 (4.89%) WPF
9 18 (4.89%) Ajax
10 17 (4.62%) HTML5
11 14 (3.80%) Silverlight
11 14 (3.80%) LINQ
12 13 (3.53%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.53%) SOAP
13 12 (3.26%) CSS3
14 9 (2.45%) ADO.NET
14 9 (2.45%) XSLT
15 8 (2.17%) Middleware
16 7 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.80%) Taxonomies
4 14 (3.80%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.72%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.45%) Social Media
8 8 (2.17%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.17%) Clustering
9 7 (1.90%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.63%) Telematics
10 6 (1.63%) Remote Sensing
11 5 (1.36%) User Experience
12 3 (0.82%) Replication
13 2 (0.54%) PDA
13 2 (0.54%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.54%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.54%) FlexPod
13 2 (0.54%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 122 (33.15%) Windows
2 28 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (6.79%) Windows 7
4 22 (5.98%) Windows 8
5 20 (5.43%) Windows XP
6 16 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.63%) Android
9 6 (1.63%) Linux
10 4 (1.09%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.09%) UNIX
11 3 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.27%) AIX
13 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (13.59%) Project Management
2 48 (13.04%) CRM
3 39 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (8.70%) Migration
4 32 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (6.52%) SOA
6 23 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 21 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 21 (5.71%) ITIL
8 20 (5.43%) OO
9 19 (5.16%) Mentoring
10 18 (4.89%) Business Development
11 17 (4.62%) Web Development
12 16 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
12 16 (4.35%) TOGAF
12 16 (4.35%) Data Modelling
13 14 (3.80%) Data Management
13 14 (3.80%) Knowledge Management
13 14 (3.80%) Metadata Management
14 13 (3.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (31.25%) SQL
2 94 (25.54%) C#
3 41 (11.14%) JavaScript
4 39 (10.60%) VB.NET
5 34 (9.24%) T-SQL
5 34 (9.24%) VB
6 17 (4.62%) Java
7 16 (4.35%) VBA
8 9 (2.45%) VB6
9 8 (2.17%) C
10 4 (1.09%) PHP
10 4 (1.09%) X++
11 3 (0.82%) C++
12 2 (0.54%) Groovy
12 2 (0.54%) Scala
12 2 (0.54%) Clojure
12 2 (0.54%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 68 (18.48%) Degree
2 57 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (8.97%) Security Cleared
4 28 (7.61%) SC Cleared
5 18 (4.89%) MCSE
6 17 (4.62%) MCP
7 16 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (4.08%) MCITP
9 14 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (3.26%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (3.26%) CCNA
11 10 (2.72%) CCA
11 10 (2.72%) MCTS
12 6 (1.63%) ACCA
12 6 (1.63%) CIMA
12 6 (1.63%) CCEE
12 6 (1.63%) ISEB
12 6 (1.63%) CCNP
12 6 (1.63%) MCSD
13 5 (1.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.08%) SLA
2 11 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.45%) QA
4 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.54%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 45 (12.23%) Active Directory
2 44 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (6.79%) XenApp
4 17 (4.62%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.80%) XenDesktop
6 12 (3.26%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.17%) vSphere
8 7 (1.90%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.36%) XenServer
10 4 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.82%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.80%) SCCM
2 7 (1.90%) SCOM
2 7 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (1.90%) SCOrch
2 7 (1.90%) XenMobile
3 4 (1.09%) SCSM
3 4 (1.09%) SCVMM
3 4 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.09%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 279 (75.82%) Microsoft
2 64 (17.39%) VMware
3 44 (11.96%) Citrix
4 36 (9.78%) Cisco
5 34 (9.24%) Oracle
6 20 (5.43%) HP
6 20 (5.43%) EMC
7 16 (4.35%) Open Text
7 16 (4.35%) IBM
8 15 (4.08%) SAP
9 12 (3.26%) NetApp
10 9 (2.45%) Symantec
11 8 (2.17%) Sage
11 8 (2.17%) Informatica
11 8 (2.17%) Talend
12 7 (1.90%) Intel
12 7 (1.90%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.90%) JBoss
13 6 (1.63%) Sun
14 5 (1.36%) CheckPoint
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