The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Lancashire / Blackburn
Rank 8 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 12.12% 3.13% 3.57%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £21,250 £25,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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

Applications Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 12.12% 9.38% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Median salary £25,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.13% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £41,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

The demand trend of job ads across the Blackburn region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Blackburn

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Blackburn

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackburn region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) SCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) Sendmail
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) SCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Threat Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) RHCE
3 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Access Developer
2 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) RHCE
1 2 (40.00%) SCNA
1 2 (40.00%) SCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus