The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 111 114 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.43% 9.40% 5.98%
As % of the Applications category 57.51% 58.16% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 84 77 47
Average salary £40,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
193 196 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.92% 16.16% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 134 137 79
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
Scotland

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 25 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 158 (65.02%) Microsoft
2 96 (39.51%) Finance
3 89 (36.63%) .NET
4 86 (35.39%) SQL
5 85 (34.98%) SQL Server
6 77 (31.69%) C#
7 74 (30.45%) Windows
8 68 (27.98%) ASP.NET
9 53 (21.81%) MVC
10 50 (20.58%) JavaScript
11 45 (18.52%) Active Directory
11 45 (18.52%) Degree
12 41 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (16.87%) MS Office
13 39 (16.05%) SharePoint
14 38 (15.64%) HTML
15 34 (13.99%) Banking
16 32 (13.17%) CSS
17 31 (12.76%) jQuery
18 28 (11.52%) Microsoft Certification
18 28 (11.52%) VMware
19 27 (11.11%) Workflow
20 26 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
20 26 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (10.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 26 (10.70%) Software Engineering
21 25 (10.29%) Marketing
21 25 (10.29%) MS Exchange
21 25 (10.29%) Citrix
21 25 (10.29%) XML

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 39 (16.05%) SharePoint
2 25 (10.29%) MS Exchange
3 16 (6.58%) IBM Notes
4 8 (3.29%) IIS
5 7 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.47%) SAS
6 6 (2.47%) NServiceBus
7 5 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.23%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.41%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.41%) CMS
11 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.41%) Lync
Applications
1 41 (16.87%) MS Office
2 16 (6.58%) MS Project
3 12 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.65%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.65%) RoboHelp
5 4 (1.65%) FrameMaker
5 4 (1.65%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.06%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.41%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.06%) SaaS
3 2 (0.82%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) Taleo
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.41%) DNS
2 10 (4.12%) Internet
3 6 (2.47%) HTTP
3 6 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.06%) LAN
4 5 (2.06%) VoIP
4 5 (2.06%) WAN
5 3 (1.23%) DHCP
5 3 (1.23%) VLAN
6 2 (0.82%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (0.82%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.82%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.82%) BGP
6 2 (0.82%) Firewall
6 2 (0.82%) SSL
6 2 (0.82%) SAN
6 2 (0.82%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.82%) SSH
7 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (34.98%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.70%) MS Access
7 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.47%) OLAP
10 5 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.06%) PerformancePoint
10 5 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (2.06%) QlikView
10 5 (2.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.65%) Spotfire
11 4 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.23%) MySQL
13 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (8.64%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.47%) MSBuild
3 6 (2.47%) InstallShield
3 6 (2.47%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (2.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 5 (2.06%) MSTest
5 4 (1.65%) NUnit
6 3 (1.23%) JIRA
6 3 (1.23%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.82%) Subversion
7 2 (0.82%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.82%) Hudson
7 2 (0.82%) Selenium
7 2 (0.82%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.82%) FishEye
General
1 96 (39.51%) Finance
2 34 (13.99%) Banking
3 25 (10.29%) Marketing
4 13 (5.35%) Retail
5 6 (2.47%) Law
6 5 (2.06%) Legal
6 5 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.06%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.65%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.65%) Back Office
7 4 (1.65%) Dutch Language
7 4 (1.65%) French Language
7 4 (1.65%) German Language
7 4 (1.65%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.82%) Automotive
9 2 (0.82%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 72 (29.63%) Developer
2 46 (18.93%) Analyst
3 28 (11.52%) Consultant
4 24 (9.88%) Software Developer
5 20 (8.23%) Programmer
6 17 (7.00%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.00%) .NET Programmer
7 12 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (4.94%) SQL Developer
7 12 (4.94%) Graduate
8 11 (4.53%) Server Support
8 11 (4.53%) Software Programmer
8 11 (4.53%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 11 (4.53%) C# Programmer
9 10 (4.12%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 10 (4.12%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.12%) Software Engineer
9 10 (4.12%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (3.70%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (36.63%) .NET
2 68 (27.98%) ASP.NET
3 41 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (15.64%) HTML
5 32 (13.17%) CSS
6 31 (12.76%) jQuery
7 25 (10.29%) XML
8 22 (9.05%) .NET Framework
9 18 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (5.35%) XSLT
11 11 (4.53%) NHibernate
12 10 (4.12%) WCF
13 8 (3.29%) Ajax
13 8 (3.29%) WinForms
13 8 (3.29%) Web Services
14 6 (2.47%) J2EE
14 6 (2.47%) XSL
14 6 (2.47%) HTML5
14 6 (2.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (2.47%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.82%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.94%) Clustering
3 9 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.06%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.06%) Blog
4 5 (2.06%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.06%) Social Media
5 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.82%) CMDB
6 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.41%) Informatics
7 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.41%) NHS
7 1 (0.41%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 74 (30.45%) Windows
2 26 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (4.94%) Linux
5 9 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.29%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.47%) UNIX
7 6 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.23%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.82%) Android
9 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.41%) CentOS
10 1 (0.41%) Debian
10 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (21.81%) MVC
2 27 (11.11%) Workflow
3 26 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (10.70%) Software Engineering
4 21 (8.64%) Service Delivery
4 21 (8.64%) Asset Management
5 20 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (8.23%) Project Management
6 18 (7.41%) OO
6 18 (7.41%) Scrum
7 16 (6.58%) CRM
8 14 (5.76%) ITIL
9 11 (4.53%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (4.12%) Web Development
10 10 (4.12%) TDD
11 7 (2.88%) ETL
11 7 (2.88%) UML
11 7 (2.88%) Analytics
12 6 (2.47%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (2.47%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 86 (35.39%) SQL
2 77 (31.69%) C#
3 50 (20.58%) JavaScript
4 21 (8.64%) T-SQL
5 16 (6.58%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.12%) Java
7 8 (3.29%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.29%) VB
8 5 (2.06%) XQuery
9 4 (1.65%) VBA
10 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.23%) C
10 3 (1.23%) C++
10 3 (1.23%) Perl
11 2 (0.82%) VBScript
12 1 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (18.52%) Degree
2 28 (11.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (7.00%) MCSE
4 11 (4.53%) MCITP
5 5 (2.06%) CCA
5 5 (2.06%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (2.06%) OCP
5 5 (2.06%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.06%) MBA
6 4 (1.65%) ISEB
7 3 (1.23%) CEH
8 2 (0.82%) MCSA
8 2 (0.82%) CCNA
8 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.41%) MCP
9 1 (0.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.29%) QA
2 5 (2.06%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.06%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.65%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.65%) vSphere
4 3 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.23%) XenApp
5 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.47%) SCCM
2 4 (1.65%) SCOM
3 3 (1.23%) WSUS
4 2 (0.82%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.82%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.82%) DameWare
Vendors
1 158 (65.02%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.52%) VMware
3 25 (10.29%) Citrix
4 22 (9.05%) Oracle
5 16 (6.58%) Lotus
6 6 (2.47%) Reuters
6 6 (2.47%) Twitter
7 5 (2.06%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.06%) Tableau
7 5 (2.06%) Cisco
7 5 (2.06%) Altiris
8 4 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.65%) Fujitsu
8 4 (1.65%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.65%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.65%) Adobe
9 2 (0.82%) SAP
9 2 (0.82%) Cognos
9 2 (0.82%) Sage
9 2 (0.82%) Interwoven
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits, depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + 33 days hol,BUPA,Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + an incredible benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: excellent benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago