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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 29 14 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 5 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.76% 13.37% 6.13%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 67.65% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 15
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
8 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.42% 19.77% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 32
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £23,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,700 £45,000
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 30 April 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Chester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe
4 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Multimedia
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (22.22%) Content Development
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) TeamCity

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Broadband
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Multimedia
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Development Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Trainer
2 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Content Development
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Delphi
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Avaya
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