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 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 Excel
Rank 20 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 35 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.15% 8.89% 3.59%
As % of the Applications category 51.47% 55.81% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 9
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £64,750 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
68 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.61% 15.93% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 30
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £53,500 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,351 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -1.85%

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 1 September 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Chester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (82.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (62.00%) MS Office
3 30 (60.00%) SQL
4 28 (56.00%) Finance
5 24 (48.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (42.00%) Benchmarking
6 21 (42.00%) Analytics
7 19 (38.00%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (38.00%) HTML
7 19 (38.00%) Degree
8 16 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (32.00%) SAS
9 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 14 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (28.00%) Data Mining
10 14 (28.00%) Credit Risk
10 14 (28.00%) Marketing
10 14 (28.00%) Business Development
10 14 (28.00%) Statistical Analysis
10 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (28.00%) Business Analytics
10 14 (28.00%) Predictive Modelling
10 14 (28.00%) Spreadsheet
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
12 12 (24.00%) .NET
12 12 (24.00%) C#
12 12 (24.00%) CSS
12 12 (24.00%) Web Services
12 12 (24.00%) Windows

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (32.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (62.00%) MS Office
2 24 (48.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (28.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Google Analytics
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (28.00%) Data Mining
2 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Maven
1 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (4.00%) Gradle
1 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.00%) Calabash
1 2 (4.00%) Ant
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.00%) Marketing
3 10 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Dutch Language
4 2 (4.00%) French Language
4 2 (4.00%) German Language
4 2 (4.00%) Italian Language
4 2 (4.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Web Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) QA Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Software Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Graduate
5 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Support Officer
6 2 (4.00%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Help Desk Advisor
7 1 (2.00%) IT Graduate
7 1 (2.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) HTML
2 12 (24.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) CSS
2 12 (24.00%) Web Services
3 8 (16.00%) Ajax
4 6 (12.00%) XML
4 6 (12.00%) WCF
5 4 (8.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.00%) SignalR
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.00%) RESTful
6 2 (4.00%) HTML5
6 2 (4.00%) Spring
6 2 (4.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (28.00%) Credit Risk
3 7 (14.00%) Smartphone
4 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Economics
6 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Physics
6 1 (2.00%) Psychology
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Benchmarking
1 21 (42.00%) Analytics
2 16 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (28.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 14 (28.00%) Business Development
4 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.00%) Business Analytics
4 14 (28.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.00%) Web Analytics
6 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.00%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) C++
5 7 (14.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) Java
7 2 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) CIMA
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 41 (82.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Google
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Cognos
5 1 (2.00%) Sage
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
Chester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago