The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 12 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 15 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.93% 7.01% 3.32%
As % of the Applications category 48.39% 47.50% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 2
Average salary £24,500 £31,926 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.26% +6.42%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
MS Excel
Cheshire

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

Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.45% 14.76% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 14
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Chester

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Chester

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Chester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 41 (89.13%) Microsoft
2 19 (41.30%) MS Office
3 17 (36.96%) Finance
4 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 15 (32.61%) SQL
6 14 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (28.26%) .NET
7 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (26.09%) HTML
8 12 (26.09%) CSS
8 12 (26.09%) Windows
9 11 (23.91%) C#
10 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
10 10 (21.74%) VMware
10 10 (21.74%) .NET Framework
10 10 (21.74%) Entity Framework
11 9 (19.57%) Oracle
12 8 (17.39%) Java
12 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
12 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
12 8 (17.39%) N-Tier
12 8 (17.39%) SEO
12 8 (17.39%) HTML5
12 8 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (17.39%) Market Research
12 8 (17.39%) Ajax
12 8 (17.39%) jQuery
12 8 (17.39%) Mobile Development
13 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (13.04%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (41.30%) MS Office
2 14 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.87%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.17%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) SAN
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (10.87%) MySQL
4 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) MS Access
7 1 (2.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.87%) Selenium
3 5 (10.87%) JMeter
4 4 (8.70%) JIRA
4 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.35%) Ant
6 2 (4.35%) Maven
6 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.35%) Gradle
6 2 (4.35%) Calabash
7 1 (2.17%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.87%) Multimedia
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Dutch Language
4 2 (4.35%) French Language
4 2 (4.35%) German Language
4 2 (4.35%) Italian Language
4 2 (4.35%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Development Specialist
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Graduate
5 4 (8.70%) Trainer
5 4 (8.70%) Junior
5 4 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) HTML
2 12 (26.09%) CSS
3 10 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 10 (21.74%) Entity Framework
4 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.39%) HTML5
4 8 (17.39%) Ajax
4 8 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (8.70%) J2EE
5 4 (8.70%) JSP
5 4 (8.70%) SOAP
5 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 4 (8.70%) XML
5 4 (8.70%) REST
6 2 (4.35%) Spring
6 2 (4.35%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.35%) RESTful
6 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (4.35%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) Physics
5 1 (2.17%) Psychology
5 1 (2.17%) Economics
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) SEO
2 8 (17.39%) Market Research
2 8 (17.39%) Mobile Development
3 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.04%) Time Management
4 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.87%) OO
6 4 (8.70%) ETL
6 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 4 (8.70%) DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.52%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (6.52%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (6.52%) Analytics
7 3 (6.52%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) C#
3 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 8 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.70%) VB
6 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.52%) Python
6 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.52%) VBScript
7 2 (4.35%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
1 3 (6.52%) MCITP
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.52%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 41 (89.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Oracle
4 6 (13.04%) Adobe
5 5 (10.87%) Avaya
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 3 (6.52%) EMC
7 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
7 2 (4.35%) SAP
7 2 (4.35%) Google
8 1 (2.17%) Vertica
8 1 (2.17%) Talend
8 1 (2.17%) Tableau
8 1 (2.17%) Dundas
8 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
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