The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 0.92%
As % of the Applications category - - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Spreadsheet
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
36 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.69% 19.30% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 12
Average salary £39,750 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.91% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £40,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in Bolton

Spreadsheet
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) APMP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 1 (33.33%) Smartcard
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle