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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 39 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 56 72 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.27% 5.71% 7.96%
As % of the Applications category 58.95% 64.29% 59.77%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 57
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
95 112 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.95% 8.88% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 66 66 90
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,748
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 100 (84.75%) Microsoft
2 61 (51.69%) Finance
3 50 (42.37%) SQL Server
4 42 (35.59%) SQL
5 36 (30.51%) C#
6 34 (28.81%) MS Office
7 31 (26.27%) Windows
7 31 (26.27%) .NET
8 28 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (22.03%) Degree
11 25 (21.19%) Scrum
12 24 (20.34%) ASP.NET
12 24 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
13 22 (18.64%) .NET Framework
14 21 (17.80%) Project Management
15 20 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (16.10%) AngularJS
16 19 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (15.25%) Active Directory
17 18 (15.25%) Change Management
17 18 (15.25%) TDD
18 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (14.41%) MVC
18 17 (14.41%) Visual Studio
19 16 (13.56%) MS PowerPoint
20 15 (12.71%) T-SQL
20 15 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
21 13 (11.02%) Oracle

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.78%) IIS
2 7 (5.93%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.39%) SAS
4 3 (2.54%) JBoss
5 2 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.85%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Confluence
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.85%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (28.81%) MS Office
2 16 (13.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.08%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.39%) MS Project
5 2 (1.69%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Sonata
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.39%) Office 365
3 2 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.85%) IaaS
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) Firewall
2 3 (2.54%) DHCP
2 3 (2.54%) DNS
2 3 (2.54%) IP Telephony
2 3 (2.54%) SAN
3 2 (1.69%) Network Security
3 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) Intranet
4 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.39%) MS Access
5 4 (3.39%) MySQL
5 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.54%) Big Data
6 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.69%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.69%) Power BI
7 2 (1.69%) QlikView
8 1 (0.85%) DB2
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (14.41%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.24%) JIRA
4 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.69%) Subversion
6 1 (0.85%) Grunt
6 1 (0.85%) gulp
6 1 (0.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 61 (51.69%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Legal
4 3 (2.54%) Law
4 3 (2.54%) Marketing
4 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Games
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Local Government
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (33.05%) Analyst
2 20 (16.95%) Developer
3 16 (13.56%) Programmer
4 14 (11.86%) Analyst Programmer
5 13 (11.02%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 13 (11.02%) .NET Programmer
5 13 (11.02%) C# Programmer
6 10 (8.47%) Consultant
6 10 (8.47%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Data Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) SQL Data Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Operations Support Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.27%) .NET
2 24 (20.34%) ASP.NET
3 22 (18.64%) .NET Framework
4 19 (16.10%) AngularJS
5 10 (8.47%) HTML
6 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (7.63%) CSS
6 9 (7.63%) XML
7 5 (4.24%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.54%) HTML5
9 2 (1.69%) Android SDK
9 2 (1.69%) D3.js
9 2 (1.69%) jQuery
9 2 (1.69%) WCF
9 2 (1.69%) WPF
10 1 (0.85%) Ajax
10 1 (0.85%) CSLA
10 1 (0.85%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.73%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (10.17%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.08%) Data Extraction
5 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.54%) Fintech
7 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.69%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (1.69%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.69%) Informatics
7 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.27%) Windows
2 11 (9.32%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.63%) Linux
4 7 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.08%) Unix
6 5 (4.24%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.39%) Android
8 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.69%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.19%) Scrum
3 21 (17.80%) Project Management
4 19 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (15.25%) Change Management
5 18 (15.25%) TDD
6 17 (14.41%) MVC
7 15 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.32%) CRM
8 11 (9.32%) Service Management
9 10 (8.47%) Analytics
9 10 (8.47%) Wealth Management
10 9 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (7.63%) OO
10 9 (7.63%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.78%) ETL
11 8 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.93%) Web Development
13 6 (5.08%) Integration Testing
13 6 (5.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.59%) SQL
2 36 (30.51%) C#
3 15 (12.71%) T-SQL
4 12 (10.17%) Java
5 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.78%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.08%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.54%) Python
8 3 (2.54%) R
9 2 (1.69%) C
9 2 (1.69%) Fortran
9 2 (1.69%) Scala
10 1 (0.85%) C++
10 1 (0.85%) Delphi
10 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.85%) Ruby
10 1 (0.85%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (22.03%) Degree
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.39%) CCNA
4 4 (3.39%) MCSE
4 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.69%) PhD
6 1 (0.85%) ISEB
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.69%) COBIT
2 2 (1.69%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.69%) NDS
3 2 (1.69%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (1.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.85%) Firmware
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) SCCM
2 3 (2.54%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.69%) Nagios
3 2 (1.69%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.69%) Puppet
3 2 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.85%) SCSM
4 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 100 (84.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.02%) Oracle
2 13 (11.02%) Tableau
3 12 (10.17%) VMware
4 10 (8.47%) Cisco
5 4 (3.39%) FNZ
6 3 (2.54%) Citrix
6 3 (2.54%) Google
6 3 (2.54%) Intel Security
6 3 (2.54%) WatchGuard
7 2 (1.69%) F5
7 2 (1.69%) Greenplum
7 2 (1.69%) NetIQ
7 2 (1.69%) Sophos
7 2 (1.69%) Splunk
8 1 (0.85%) Dell
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Huawei
8 1 (0.85%) Symantec
8 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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