The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 126 113 128
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 0.98% 1.59% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £30,000 £24,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -18.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.25%
Spreadsheet
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
306 251 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.42% 15.97% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 275 201 242
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,250 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in Cheshire

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Spreadsheet Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Spreadsheet
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £30,000 -
Spreadsheet
North West

Spreadsheet
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Database Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft