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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 245 187 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.08% 9.39% 9.63%
As % of the Applications category 73.57% 62.13% 57.77%
Number of salaries quoted 189 152 185
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
333 301 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.42% 15.12% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 240 250 302
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 31 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 337 (79.11%) Microsoft
2 163 (38.26%) SQL
3 131 (30.75%) SQL Server
4 128 (30.05%) Windows
5 122 (28.64%) Finance
6 78 (18.31%) .NET
7 75 (17.61%) MS Office
8 74 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
9 71 (16.67%) Retail
10 69 (16.20%) C#
11 68 (15.96%) Active Directory
12 66 (15.49%) HTML
12 66 (15.49%) VMware
12 66 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (14.79%) Manufacturing
14 58 (13.62%) ITIL
15 55 (12.91%) SAP
16 54 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 53 (12.44%) XML
18 50 (11.74%) MS Exchange
19 48 (11.27%) Security Cleared
19 48 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
20 47 (11.03%) ASP.NET
20 47 (11.03%) JavaScript
21 46 (10.80%) Degree
22 45 (10.56%) .NET Framework
23 44 (10.33%) T-SQL
24 43 (10.09%) Project Management
25 42 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
25 42 (9.86%) Data Centre

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 50 (11.74%) MS Exchange
2 34 (7.98%) SharePoint
3 30 (7.04%) IIS
4 18 (4.23%) Lync
5 15 (3.52%) JBoss
5 15 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (3.52%) WebSphere
6 14 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (3.05%) Alfresco
7 13 (3.05%) Documentum
8 12 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.35%) CMS
10 8 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.41%) WorkSite
12 5 (1.17%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.94%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.94%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.94%) Apache
13 4 (0.94%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 75 (17.61%) MS Office
2 27 (6.34%) MS Project
3 15 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (3.29%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.94%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.64%) SAP Business One
4 6 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.94%) SAP APO
5 4 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.94%) SAP SCM
5 4 (0.94%) Sage ERP X3
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.47%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.47%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.23%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.23%) SAP MII
8 1 (0.23%) Cognos Controller
8 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.23%) Summit
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.35%) Office 365
3 5 (1.17%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.70%) IaaS
5 3 (0.70%) SaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.51%) TCP/IP
1 32 (7.51%) Firewall
2 23 (5.40%) WAN
3 21 (4.93%) LAN
4 15 (3.52%) SSL
4 15 (3.52%) SAN
5 13 (3.05%) DNS
6 12 (2.82%) VPN
7 10 (2.35%) Internet
8 9 (2.11%) Wireless
9 6 (1.41%) DHCP
10 5 (1.17%) VoIP
11 4 (0.94%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.70%) 3G
12 3 (0.70%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.70%) CTI
13 2 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (0.47%) NAS
13 2 (0.47%) VLAN
13 2 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (30.75%) SQL Server
2 54 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (6.57%) Relational Database
5 23 (5.40%) RDBMS
6 20 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
6 20 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (4.46%) DB2
8 16 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (3.29%) MS Access
11 12 (2.82%) MySQL
12 8 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.88%) OLAP
13 7 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.41%) Oracle Database
15 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
16 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (5.16%) Subversion
2 18 (4.23%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.17%) LSMW
5 3 (0.70%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.70%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.70%) JIRA
6 2 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 122 (28.64%) Finance
2 71 (16.67%) Retail
3 63 (14.79%) Manufacturing
4 40 (9.39%) Publishing
5 21 (4.93%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.76%) Banking
6 16 (3.76%) Marketing
7 15 (3.52%) Retail Banking
8 13 (3.05%) Legal
9 10 (2.35%) Automotive
10 6 (1.41%) Law
11 4 (0.94%) Billing
12 3 (0.70%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.23%) Front Office
14 1 (0.23%) Advertising
14 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 95 (22.30%) Developer
2 66 (15.49%) Analyst
3 56 (13.15%) Consultant
4 47 (11.03%) Architect
5 27 (6.34%) C# Developer
6 26 (6.10%) Support Engineer
7 25 (5.87%) Software Developer
7 25 (5.87%) Microsoft Developer
8 24 (5.63%) .NET Developer
9 22 (5.16%) Project Manager
9 22 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (4.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (4.93%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (3.76%) SAP Consultant
11 16 (3.76%) Technical Architect
11 16 (3.76%) Support Analyst
12 15 (3.52%) Technical Consultant
13 12 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support
13 12 (2.82%) Technical Leader
14 11 (2.58%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (18.31%) .NET
2 66 (15.49%) HTML
3 53 (12.44%) XML
4 47 (11.03%) ASP.NET
5 45 (10.56%) .NET Framework
6 38 (8.92%) CSS
7 26 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 22 (5.16%) jQuery
9 21 (4.93%) HTML5
10 20 (4.69%) Web Services
11 19 (4.46%) WCF
12 18 (4.23%) WinForms
12 18 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (3.99%) .NET Compact Framework
13 17 (3.99%) ADO.NET
14 15 (3.52%) Java EE
15 14 (3.29%) CSS3
16 6 (1.41%) SOAP
16 6 (1.41%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 74 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.86%) Data Centre
3 31 (7.28%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.40%) Management Information System
5 21 (4.93%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.35%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.64%) Life Science
8 7 (1.64%) W3C
9 6 (1.41%) User Experience
9 6 (1.41%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.41%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.17%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.17%) LIMS
11 3 (0.70%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.70%) iSeries
12 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.47%) Social Media
12 2 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 128 (30.05%) Windows
2 40 (9.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (7.98%) Linux
4 32 (7.51%) Windows 7
5 28 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (5.87%) UNIX
7 17 (3.99%) Windows 8
8 13 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.88%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.17%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.17%) Android
10 5 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.94%) CentOS
11 4 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.70%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.23%) Solaris
13 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (13.62%) ITIL
3 43 (10.09%) Project Management
4 37 (8.69%) Service Delivery
5 34 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (7.28%) MVC
6 31 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (7.04%) CRM
8 29 (6.81%) Scrum
9 28 (6.57%) Configuration Management
10 27 (6.34%) ERP
11 26 (6.10%) TDD
11 26 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (5.87%) SDLC
13 21 (4.93%) Time Management
13 21 (4.93%) Data Analysis
14 20 (4.69%) Change Management
15 19 (4.46%) OO
15 19 (4.46%) Document Management
15 19 (4.46%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (38.26%) SQL
2 69 (16.20%) C#
3 47 (11.03%) JavaScript
4 44 (10.33%) T-SQL
5 25 (5.87%) Java
6 22 (5.16%) VB.NET
7 20 (4.69%) VB
8 17 (3.99%) VB6
9 15 (3.52%) VBA
10 12 (2.82%) PHP
11 7 (1.64%) PHP5
12 6 (1.41%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.41%) ABAP
12 6 (1.41%) Python
13 5 (1.17%) C
14 4 (0.94%) VBScript
14 4 (0.94%) Perl
14 4 (0.94%) MUMPS
14 4 (0.94%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 48 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 46 (10.80%) Degree
3 37 (8.69%) SC Cleared
4 33 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.76%) MCSE
6 15 (3.52%) DV Cleared
7 11 (2.58%) MCSA
8 10 (2.35%) CCNA
8 10 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.88%) CCNP
9 8 (1.88%) MCITP
10 7 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.41%) ISEB
12 5 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.17%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.70%) MCP
14 2 (0.47%) CCA
14 2 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.93%) SLA
2 9 (2.11%) QA
3 8 (1.88%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.47%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (15.96%) Active Directory
2 48 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (6.81%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.82%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (1.88%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.64%) XenApp
7 6 (1.41%) vSphere
8 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.94%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.94%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.70%) XenServer
11 2 (0.47%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (3.05%) SCCM
2 8 (1.88%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.41%) SCOM
4 5 (1.17%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.17%) WSUS
5 4 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.94%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.47%) Opsview
7 2 (0.47%) Nagios
8 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.23%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 337 (79.11%) Microsoft
2 66 (15.49%) VMware
3 55 (12.91%) SAP
4 40 (9.39%) Oracle
5 32 (7.51%) Cisco
6 31 (7.28%) EMC
7 29 (6.81%) Citrix
8 19 (4.46%) NetApp
8 19 (4.46%) IBM
9 14 (3.29%) HP
10 13 (3.05%) OpenText
11 12 (2.82%) 3PAR
12 11 (2.58%) Veeam
13 8 (1.88%) Apple
14 7 (1.64%) Sage
14 7 (1.64%) Cognos
14 7 (1.64%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.41%) Planview
16 5 (1.17%) LANDesk
16 5 (1.17%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £29,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £34,600 to £40,000 per annum Car Allowance - £5,400, Fuel Card, M
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum SALARY:£40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, PMI
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £82000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26617.00 per annum + 40d Hol+final sal pen+Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Ortolan Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago