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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 17 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 13.28% 18.42% 9.68%
As % of the Applications category 80.95% 77.78% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 12
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £48,250 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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
21 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.41% 23.68% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 13
Average salary £26,250 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,550 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 29 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bolton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
3 14 (36.84%) .NET
4 13 (34.21%) C#
5 12 (31.58%) SQL
6 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.68%) APMP
7 9 (23.68%) MS Project
7 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
7 9 (23.68%) Flash
7 9 (23.68%) ISO 9000
7 9 (23.68%) PMP
7 9 (23.68%) PMI Certification
7 9 (23.68%) Software Delivery
8 8 (21.05%) Windows
8 8 (21.05%) HTML
9 6 (15.79%) MVC
9 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
9 6 (15.79%) Citrix
10 5 (13.16%) NHS
10 5 (13.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.16%) MS Office
10 5 (13.16%) ITIL
10 5 (13.16%) Oracle
10 5 (13.16%) Scrum
10 5 (13.16%) HTML5
10 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (13.16%) Web Development

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Project
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Law
1 1 (2.63%) Legal
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Project Manager
3 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) AWS Developer
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior
6 3 (7.89%) Software Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Implementation Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) IT Graduate
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Network Support
7 2 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) .NET
2 9 (23.68%) Flash
3 8 (21.05%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.16%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.89%) XML
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.63%) CSS
9 1 (2.63%) Web Services
9 1 (2.63%) WCF
9 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) NHS
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) CMDB
3 2 (5.26%) FMCG
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) New Media
4 1 (2.63%) iSeries
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Android
3 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
2 9 (23.68%) Software Delivery
3 6 (15.79%) MVC
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
4 5 (13.16%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
5 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (10.53%) Kanban
5 4 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (10.53%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) OOP
5 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) C#
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) APMP
1 9 (23.68%) PMP
1 9 (23.68%) PMI Certification
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) ISO 9000
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Citrix
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Facebook
4 4 (10.53%) Twitter
5 3 (7.89%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) Lotus
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Google