The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 25 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 106 131 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.68% 7.99% 8.72%
As % of the Applications category 77.94% 57.46% 58.79%
Number of salaries quoted 84 72 59
Average salary £38,250 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £22,750 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £50,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
MS Excel
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
136 228 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.85% 13.91% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 103 132 93
Average salary £37,500 £36,895 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.64% +22.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,200 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 164 (74.21%) Microsoft
2 91 (41.18%) .NET
3 78 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 76 (34.39%) C#
5 68 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 68 (30.77%) Finance
6 57 (25.79%) SQL
7 54 (24.43%) Windows
8 50 (22.62%) MVC
8 50 (22.62%) JavaScript
8 50 (22.62%) .NET Framework
9 49 (22.17%) Degree
9 49 (22.17%) SharePoint
9 49 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (18.55%) Project Management
11 40 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (15.84%) MS Office
13 34 (15.38%) HTML
14 33 (14.93%) CSS
15 29 (13.12%) Active Directory
16 28 (12.67%) jQuery
17 24 (10.86%) VBA
17 24 (10.86%) Firewall
18 23 (10.41%) Banking
18 23 (10.41%) MS Exchange
18 23 (10.41%) Cisco
19 22 (9.95%) T-SQL
19 22 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
20 20 (9.05%) VMware
20 20 (9.05%) MS Access

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 49 (22.17%) SharePoint
2 23 (10.41%) MS Exchange
3 20 (9.05%) IBM Notes
4 12 (5.43%) IIS
5 7 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.26%) Lync
7 4 (1.81%) SAS
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.90%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.45%) PowerExchange
9 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.45%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (15.84%) MS Office
2 19 (8.60%) MS Project
3 13 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.90%) SPSS
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.45%) InDesign
6 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.71%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.36%) Finacle
3 3 (1.36%) FLEXCUBE
3 3 (1.36%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.90%) FINCAD Analytics
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.45%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.81%) Office 365
4 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.86%) Firewall
2 12 (5.43%) WAN
3 9 (4.07%) LAN
3 9 (4.07%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (2.71%) SAN
5 5 (2.26%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.81%) Wireless
7 3 (1.36%) MPLS
7 3 (1.36%) VPN
7 3 (1.36%) VoIP
7 3 (1.36%) HTTP
7 3 (1.36%) WAAS
7 3 (1.36%) MRTG
7 3 (1.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.90%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.90%) Internet
8 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.05%) MS Access
3 16 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.17%) Big Data
6 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.71%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.81%) DB2
10 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.90%) OLAP
11 2 (0.90%) MySQL
11 2 (0.90%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.90%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.45%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (3.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.90%) MSTest
3 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.90%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.90%) ERwin
4 1 (0.45%) MSI
4 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.45%) TestDirector
General
1 68 (30.77%) Finance
2 23 (10.41%) Banking
3 2 (0.90%) Retail
3 2 (0.90%) German Language
3 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.90%) Advertising
3 2 (0.90%) Front Office
4 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (27.15%) Developer
2 51 (23.08%) Analyst
3 25 (11.31%) Project Manager
4 22 (9.95%) .NET Developer
5 16 (7.24%) Architect
6 14 (6.33%) Support Analyst
7 13 (5.88%) Consultant
8 12 (5.43%) Junior
8 12 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (4.98%) Software Engineer
10 10 (4.52%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (4.07%) Junior Project Manager
12 8 (3.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 8 (3.62%) Data Architect
12 8 (3.62%) IT Support
13 7 (3.17%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.17%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.17%) C# Developer
14 6 (2.71%) Data Analyst
14 6 (2.71%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (41.18%) .NET
2 68 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 50 (22.62%) .NET Framework
4 40 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (15.38%) HTML
6 33 (14.93%) CSS
7 28 (12.67%) jQuery
8 20 (9.05%) Entity Framework
9 17 (7.69%) NHibernate
10 9 (4.07%) WCF
10 9 (4.07%) XML
10 9 (4.07%) WinForms
10 9 (4.07%) Ajax
11 6 (2.71%) Regular Expression
11 6 (2.71%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.81%) WPF
12 4 (1.81%) HTML5
13 3 (1.36%) JSON
13 3 (1.36%) Raphaël
13 3 (1.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.07%) PMI
4 9 (4.07%) Cryptography
4 9 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.07%) Social Media
5 6 (2.71%) Visualisation
5 6 (2.71%) Open Source
6 4 (1.81%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.81%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.36%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.36%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.36%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.90%) Equities
8 2 (0.90%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.90%) Exotic Derivative
8 2 (0.90%) Derivative
8 2 (0.90%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 54 (24.43%) Windows
2 14 (6.33%) Windows 7
3 12 (5.43%) Linux
4 11 (4.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.71%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.81%) Android
8 4 (1.81%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.36%) UNIX
10 2 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.45%) OS/400
11 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.62%) MVC
2 49 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (18.55%) Project Management
4 22 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (8.14%) Mentoring
6 17 (7.69%) CRM
7 16 (7.24%) Software Engineering
8 15 (6.79%) Time Management
9 14 (6.33%) PRINCE2
9 14 (6.33%) Analytics
10 13 (5.88%) Waterfall
10 13 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (5.43%) Change Management
12 11 (4.98%) OO
12 11 (4.98%) Migration
12 11 (4.98%) Investment Management
13 10 (4.52%) Change Control
13 10 (4.52%) Data Management
13 10 (4.52%) Web Development
13 10 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 76 (34.39%) C#
2 57 (25.79%) SQL
3 50 (22.62%) JavaScript
4 24 (10.86%) VBA
5 22 (9.95%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.98%) Java
7 8 (3.62%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.62%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.90%) F#
8 2 (0.90%) Python
8 2 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.45%) RPG
9 1 (0.45%) VB
9 1 (0.45%) Ruby
9 1 (0.45%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 49 (22.17%) Degree
2 13 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.43%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.62%) SSCP
4 8 (3.62%) GIAC
4 8 (3.62%) CEH
4 8 (3.62%) CISSP
5 6 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.71%) HND
5 6 (2.71%) MCSE
6 5 (2.26%) CCNA
7 4 (1.81%) CCNP
8 3 (1.36%) MCP
8 3 (1.36%) MCSA
8 3 (1.36%) PMP
9 2 (0.90%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.45%) CCIE
10 1 (0.45%) ISEB
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.33%) SLA
2 6 (2.71%) QA
3 4 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.36%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (13.12%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.52%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.26%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.81%) vSphere
6 3 (1.36%) XenApp
6 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.71%) Nagios
2 3 (1.36%) SCCM
2 3 (1.36%) SCOM
3 2 (0.90%) Puppet
3 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.45%) Control-M
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 164 (74.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.41%) Cisco
3 20 (9.05%) Lotus
3 20 (9.05%) VMware
4 18 (8.14%) Oracle
5 9 (4.07%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.07%) Niku
6 8 (3.62%) F5
6 8 (3.62%) Sybase
7 7 (3.17%) Cognos
8 6 (2.71%) Citrix
8 6 (2.71%) Splunk
9 5 (2.26%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.26%) HP
10 4 (1.81%) Planview
10 4 (1.81%) LogRhythm
10 4 (1.81%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.81%) Sourcefire
11 3 (1.36%) Teradata
11 3 (1.36%) Apple
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