The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 124 125 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.092% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Applications category 0.61% 0.83% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £20,500 £27,750 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.12% -40.95%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
Spreadsheet
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
327 362 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.01% 16.93% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 261 323 163
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,500 £21,975
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £63,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in Birmingham

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (50.00%) Cash Management
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Social Media
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Android Development
4 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) German Language
4 2 (33.33%) Blog
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos
5 1 (16.67%) Automotive
5 1 (16.67%) Publishing
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
5 1 (16.67%) Magento

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (16.67%) Magento
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Accountant
2 2 (33.33%) Resourcer
3 1 (16.67%) Recruitment Resourcer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Excel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Blog
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (33.33%) Android Development
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos