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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 26 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 25 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.97% 6.18% 2.30%
As % of the Applications category 67.57% 44.44% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 5
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
37 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 20.67% 13.90% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 19
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £47,100 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £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 27 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Chester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (85.42%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) MS Office
3 17 (35.42%) Finance
4 16 (33.33%) VMware
4 16 (33.33%) Windows
5 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 13 (27.08%) SQL
6 13 (27.08%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (25.00%) .NET
8 11 (22.92%) Oracle
8 11 (22.92%) HTML
8 11 (22.92%) CSS
8 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.83%) Java
9 10 (20.83%) C#
9 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
10 9 (18.75%) ITIL
10 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
11 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (16.67%) Market Research
11 8 (16.67%) HTML5
11 8 (16.67%) jQuery
11 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (16.67%) Mobile Development
11 8 (16.67%) Ajax
11 8 (16.67%) SEO

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 7 (14.58%) IIS
2 6 (12.50%) Apache
2 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) MS Office
2 13 (27.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.42%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (2.08%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) HTTP
2 6 (12.50%) SAN
3 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (14.58%) MySQL
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.08%) OLAP
7 1 (2.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.58%) JMeter
2 7 (14.58%) Selenium
3 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.50%) JIRA
3 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.08%) Gradle
6 1 (2.08%) Calabash
6 1 (2.08%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Ant
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Multimedia
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Development Specialist
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Graduate
6 4 (8.33%) Trainer
6 4 (8.33%) Junior
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) CSS
2 11 (22.92%) HTML
3 9 (18.75%) Entity Framework
3 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 8 (16.67%) jQuery
4 8 (16.67%) Ajax
4 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (16.67%) HTML5
5 6 (12.50%) REST
5 6 (12.50%) J2EE
5 6 (12.50%) JSP
5 6 (12.50%) SOAP
5 6 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (2.08%) COM
7 1 (2.08%) Spring
7 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.08%) RESTful
7 1 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.50%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Economics
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 8 (16.67%) SEO
3 8 (16.67%) Market Research
3 8 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (12.50%) DevOps
6 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.42%) Time Management
7 4 (8.33%) OO
7 4 (8.33%) ETL
8 3 (6.25%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) OOP
8 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.58%) VB
5 6 (12.50%) VBScript
5 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.25%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) MCSE
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (12.50%) MCITP
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 41 (85.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (33.33%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Oracle
4 6 (12.50%) Adobe
4 6 (12.50%) EMC
5 5 (10.42%) Avaya
6 4 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
7 2 (4.17%) SAP
7 2 (4.17%) Google
8 1 (2.08%) Dundas
8 1 (2.08%) Tableau
8 1 (2.08%) Vertica
8 1 (2.08%) Talend
8 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
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