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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 107 122 126
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.068% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 0.65% 1.46% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £30,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -2.43%
Spreadsheet
Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
153 206 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.44% 11.49% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 126 161 215
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in Cambridge

Spreadsheet
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft