The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 18 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 11.46% 4.19% 13.38%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 58.33% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 21
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £22,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 17.20% 7.19% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 32
Average salary £25,000 £18,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -42.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £16,500 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,850 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
Manchester

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 1 August 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bolton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 44 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (62.00%) SQL
3 29 (58.00%) C#
3 29 (58.00%) .NET
3 29 (58.00%) Windows
4 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
4 26 (52.00%) MVC
5 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 22 (44.00%) HTML
5 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (28.00%) T-SQL
8 13 (26.00%) VB.NET
8 13 (26.00%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (24.00%) TDD
10 11 (22.00%) MS Office
11 7 (14.00%) VMware
12 6 (12.00%) Scrum
12 6 (12.00%) Web Development
12 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (12.00%) HTML5
13 5 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
13 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
13 5 (10.00%) WCF
13 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
13 5 (10.00%) Citrix
13 5 (10.00%) ITIL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Wireless
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) NAS
3 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) OLAP
4 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (6.00%) Moq
2 3 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (6.00%) NUnit
2 3 (6.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) FrontPage
General
1 4 (8.00%) Back Office
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) IT Support
7 3 (6.00%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) .NET
2 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (44.00%) HTML
4 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (12.00%) HTML5
6 5 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.00%) WCF
7 3 (6.00%) RESTful
7 3 (6.00%) WinForms
7 3 (6.00%) Dojo
7 3 (6.00%) COM+
7 3 (6.00%) Web Services
8 2 (4.00%) CSS
8 2 (4.00%) Classic ASP
8 2 (4.00%) jQuery
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) NHS
1 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (4.00%) iSeries
2 1 (2.00%) FMCG
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (2.00%) Social Network
2 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) UNIX
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (6.00%) Windows CE
4 2 (4.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) MVC
2 13 (26.00%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (24.00%) TDD
4 6 (12.00%) Scrum
4 6 (12.00%) Web Development
5 5 (10.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.00%) Project Management
6 4 (8.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) Time Management
7 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.00%) Logistics
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.00%) OOD
7 3 (6.00%) OO
8 1 (2.00%) Online Marketing
8 1 (2.00%) BDD
8 1 (2.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) SQL
2 29 (58.00%) C#
3 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.00%) T-SQL
5 13 (26.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) VB6
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) NCIE
2 1 (2.00%) VTSP
2 1 (2.00%) MCTS
2 1 (2.00%) MCITP
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
1 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Citrix
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) NetApp
5 2 (4.00%) Novell
5 2 (4.00%) Pegasus
5 2 (4.00%) Lotus
5 2 (4.00%) Sage
5 2 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.00%) Facebook
6 1 (2.00%) Intel
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec
6 1 (2.00%) CommVault
6 1 (2.00%) SAP