The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 16 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.40% 12.00% 7.89%
As % of the Applications category 84.21% 64.29% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 12
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £51,500 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 14.73% 18.67% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 14
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £18,100 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Bolton

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bolton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
3 15 (40.54%) .NET
4 14 (37.84%) C#
5 12 (32.43%) SQL
6 10 (27.03%) Windows
6 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.62%) HTML
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (16.22%) APMP
8 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (16.22%) MS Project
8 6 (16.22%) MS Office
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
8 6 (16.22%) Flash
8 6 (16.22%) ISO 9000
8 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
8 6 (16.22%) Citrix
8 6 (16.22%) PMP
8 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
8 6 (16.22%) MVC
8 6 (16.22%) Software Delivery
9 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (13.51%) NHS
9 5 (13.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (13.51%) ITIL
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle
9 5 (13.51%) HTML5

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Project
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) HTTP
3 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Law
1 1 (2.70%) Legal
1 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
2 7 (18.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (16.22%) AWS Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Junior
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Software Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) IT Graduate
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Network Support
7 2 (5.41%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (16.22%) Flash
4 5 (13.51%) HTML5
4 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (8.11%) XML
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.70%) WCF
7 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
1 5 (13.51%) NHS
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) CMDB
3 2 (5.41%) FMCG
4 1 (2.70%) iSeries
4 1 (2.70%) Social Media
4 1 (2.70%) New Media
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.51%) Android
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) UNIX
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
2 6 (16.22%) MVC
2 6 (16.22%) Software Delivery
3 5 (13.51%) Scrum
3 5 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Web Development
3 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
4 4 (10.81%) Kanban
4 4 (10.81%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (10.81%) TDD
4 4 (10.81%) OOP
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.70%) ISMS
7 1 (2.70%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) PMP
1 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
1 6 (16.22%) APMP
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) ISO 9000
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Citrix
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 4 (10.81%) Facebook
4 4 (10.81%) Twitter
5 3 (8.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) SAP
6 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.70%) Google
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Lotus
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) Dell