The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 7 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 5.56% 41.67% 3.23%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 90.91% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 33.33% 45.83% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 2
Average salary £23,250 £25,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,550 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,750 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Excel
Lancashire

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Blackpool

MS Excel
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft