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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 20 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 11.24% 5.96% 8.00%
As % of the Applications category 58.82% 58.33% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
34 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 19.10% 10.21% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 17
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 27 (47.37%) C#
3 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 22 (38.60%) .NET
5 20 (35.09%) Project Management
6 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 19 (33.33%) MS Office
7 17 (29.82%) MySQL
8 16 (28.07%) Oracle
8 16 (28.07%) VB.NET
8 16 (28.07%) HTML
8 16 (28.07%) Relational Database
9 15 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (26.32%) User Experience
9 15 (26.32%) jQuery
9 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 15 (26.32%) CSS
9 15 (26.32%) Finance
10 13 (22.81%) Citrix
11 12 (21.05%) Windows
12 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
13 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (12.28%) ITIL
14 7 (12.28%) MCSA
14 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
14 7 (12.28%) VoIP
14 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
15 6 (10.53%) Degree

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (12.28%) MS Exchange
1 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) VoIP
2 5 (8.77%) DNS
3 4 (7.02%) Internet
3 4 (7.02%) SAN
3 4 (7.02%) DHCP
3 4 (7.02%) PBX
4 2 (3.51%) Skype
5 1 (1.75%) Firewall
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 17 (29.82%) MySQL
3 16 (28.07%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Law
2 4 (7.02%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Developer
1 21 (36.84%) Web Developer
1 21 (36.84%) .NET Developer
1 21 (36.84%) .NET Web Developer
2 15 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (26.32%) C# Web Developer
2 15 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Analyst
3 13 (22.81%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Service Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Trainee Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Trainee Web Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Trainee
7 4 (7.02%) Senior IT Manager
7 4 (7.02%) IT Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) IT Support
7 4 (7.02%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) HTML
3 15 (26.32%) jQuery
3 15 (26.32%) CSS
4 6 (10.53%) WPF
5 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.75%) XML
5 1 (1.75%) ODBC
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) User Experience
2 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Physics
3 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
4 5 (8.77%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
2 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SUSE
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Project Management
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL
3 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.53%) Document Management
3 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.77%) Web Development
5 4 (7.02%) Practice Management
6 3 (5.26%) CRM
7 2 (3.51%) Time Management
8 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.75%) MVC
8 1 (1.75%) Migration
8 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.75%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.75%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) C#
2 16 (28.07%) VB.NET
3 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.53%) XAML
4 6 (10.53%) C
4 6 (10.53%) C++
5 4 (7.02%) SQL
6 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.28%) MCSA
3 6 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) WSUS
2 4 (7.02%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) Oracle
3 13 (22.81%) Citrix
4 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (7.02%) VMware
5 4 (7.02%) LexisNexis
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) EMC
6 1 (1.75%) Novell
6 1 (1.75%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.75%) Netezza