The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 3 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 25.00% 16.67% 18.18%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
MS Excel
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 25.00% 16.67% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Dudley

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
4 5 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) QMS
4 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) QA
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) vSphere
7 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) MCTS
7 1 (8.33%) MCITP
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (8.33%) PDA
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Windows XP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
1 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
1 5 (41.67%) QMS
2 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco