The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 26 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.46% 12.67% 8.19%
As % of the Applications category 78.79% 66.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -26.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,250 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
Essex

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

Applications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
33 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.89% 19.00% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -26.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Colchester

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Colchester

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

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 48 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
3 31 (53.45%) .NET
3 31 (53.45%) C#
4 28 (48.28%) Project Management
5 24 (41.38%) Relational Database
6 23 (39.66%) MySQL
7 22 (37.93%) Oracle
7 22 (37.93%) HTML
7 22 (37.93%) VB.NET
8 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
8 21 (36.21%) CSS
8 21 (36.21%) jQuery
8 21 (36.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (36.21%) User Experience
9 13 (22.41%) Windows
9 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
10 10 (17.24%) MS Office
11 9 (15.52%) Finance
12 8 (13.79%) VMware
13 7 (12.07%) Degree
13 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
14 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
14 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
14 6 (10.34%) Clustering
14 6 (10.34%) Citrix
14 6 (10.34%) SQL
15 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
15 5 (8.62%) DNS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 4 (6.90%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) JBoss
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) DNS
2 4 (6.90%) SAN
2 4 (6.90%) PBX
2 4 (6.90%) DHCP
3 3 (5.17%) VoIP
4 2 (3.45%) Internet
4 2 (3.45%) Skype
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) Firewall
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
2 24 (41.38%) Relational Database
3 23 (39.66%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.17%) DTS
4 3 (5.17%) EDRMS
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Law
2 4 (6.90%) Legal
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Developer
1 27 (46.55%) Web Developer
1 27 (46.55%) .NET Developer
1 27 (46.55%) .NET Web Developer
2 21 (36.21%) C# Developer
2 21 (36.21%) C# Web Developer
2 21 (36.21%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Trainee Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Trainee Web Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Trainee
6 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) Senior IT Manager
6 4 (6.90%) IT Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (53.45%) .NET
2 22 (37.93%) HTML
3 21 (36.21%) CSS
3 21 (36.21%) jQuery
4 4 (6.90%) WPF
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.72%) XML
5 1 (1.72%) ODBC
5 1 (1.72%) Velocity
5 1 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) User Experience
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Clustering
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Physics
4 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.45%) Statistics
5 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.72%) Wiki
6 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) SUSE
4 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Project Management
2 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
3 5 (8.62%) Web Development
4 4 (6.90%) Time Management
4 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
4 4 (6.90%) Practice Management
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL
5 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.17%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (5.17%) OO
5 3 (5.17%) SSADM
5 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.17%) Coaching
5 3 (5.17%) DevOps
5 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.45%) Document Management
6 2 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.72%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) C#
2 22 (37.93%) VB.NET
3 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.34%) SQL
5 4 (6.90%) C++
5 4 (6.90%) XAML
5 4 (6.90%) C
6 3 (5.17%) Java
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) WSUS
2 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 4 (6.90%) SCOM
3 3 (5.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (37.93%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 6 (10.34%) Citrix
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco
5 4 (6.90%) LexisNexis
6 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.17%) webMethods
7 1 (1.72%) Novell
7 1 (1.72%) EMC
7 1 (1.72%) Netezza
7 1 (1.72%) Kaspersky