The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 46 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 14 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.05% 6.39% 6.20%
As % of the Applications category 16.28% 27.06% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 18
Average salary £36,300 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.20% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,400 £21,298
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -2.45%
MS Office
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
86 85 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 18.74% 23.61% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 73 71 57
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,498
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,351 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -1.85%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Bradford

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bradford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing MS Office 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 Office.

1 21 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (56.67%) Finance
3 16 (53.33%) MS Visio
3 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (36.67%) ISEB
6 6 (20.00%) QA
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (13.33%) C
7 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (13.33%) Degree
7 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) Release Management
8 3 (10.00%) Banking
8 3 (10.00%) Service Management
8 3 (10.00%) Change Management
8 3 (10.00%) SLA
9 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) SQL
9 2 (6.67%) SAP
9 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (6.67%) Windows XP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing MS Office 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 Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (53.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
1 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) French Language
3 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Financial Business Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Graduate
5 4 (13.33%) Coordinator
5 4 (13.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Release Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) SAP Functional Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 12 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Logistics
5 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) UML
6 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Document Management
6 1 (3.33%) Use Case
6 1 (3.33%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) C
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) VMware