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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 23 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.35% 14.97% 12.92%
As % of the Applications category 82.14% 71.79% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £43,000 £52,500
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
28 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 24.78% 20.86% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -22.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 31 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 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 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 35 (68.63%) SQL Server
2 35 (68.63%) Project Management
3 34 (66.67%) .NET
4 31 (60.78%) C#
5 27 (52.94%) Relational Database
6 26 (50.98%) HTML
6 26 (50.98%) MySQL
6 26 (50.98%) Oracle
7 25 (49.02%) CSS
7 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
7 25 (49.02%) VB.NET
7 25 (49.02%) User Experience
7 25 (49.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (49.02%) jQuery
8 12 (23.53%) Windows
9 11 (21.57%) VMware
10 9 (17.65%) Degree
10 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
11 7 (13.73%) IIS
12 6 (11.76%) Java
12 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
12 6 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (11.76%) OO
12 6 (11.76%) JBoss
12 6 (11.76%) SSADM
12 6 (11.76%) DTS
12 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
12 6 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (11.76%) webMethods

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (13.73%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) JBoss
2 6 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DHCP
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
1 4 (7.84%) PBX
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (68.63%) SQL Server
2 27 (52.94%) Relational Database
3 26 (50.98%) MySQL
4 6 (11.76%) DTS
4 6 (11.76%) EDRMS
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.84%) Law
1 4 (7.84%) Legal
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
1 28 (54.90%) Web Developer
1 28 (54.90%) .NET Developer
1 28 (54.90%) .NET Web Developer
2 25 (49.02%) C# Web Developer
2 25 (49.02%) C# Developer
2 25 (49.02%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Manager
4 4 (7.84%) IT Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) IT Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Senior IT Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Graduate
6 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (66.67%) .NET
2 26 (50.98%) HTML
3 25 (49.02%) jQuery
3 25 (49.02%) CSS
4 3 (5.88%) WPF
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) Velocity
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (49.02%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.76%) Clustering
2 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Physics
5 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.92%) Statistics
5 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) SUSE
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Project Management
2 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 6 (11.76%) Coaching
3 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 6 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (11.76%) OO
3 6 (11.76%) SSADM
3 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.76%) Time Management
3 6 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 6 (11.76%) DevOps
4 4 (7.84%) Practice Management
5 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.92%) Web Development
6 2 (3.92%) Migration
7 1 (1.96%) MVC
7 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.96%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) C#
2 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
2 25 (49.02%) VB.NET
3 6 (11.76%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) C
4 3 (5.88%) C++
4 3 (5.88%) XAML
4 3 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Puppet
2 4 (7.84%) WSUS
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 26 (50.98%) Oracle
3 11 (21.57%) VMware
4 6 (11.76%) webMethods
5 4 (7.84%) LexisNexis
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) Netezza
6 1 (1.96%) EMC
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) Novell
6 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
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