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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 17 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 144 124 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.65% 10.21% 5.81%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 58.49% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 113 75 44
Average salary £40,500 £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
216 212 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.47% 17.45% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 164 147 74
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,300 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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 2 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 160 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 100 (40.00%) SQL
3 98 (39.20%) .NET
4 95 (38.00%) Finance
5 87 (34.80%) C#
6 84 (33.60%) SQL Server
7 82 (32.80%) Windows
8 74 (29.60%) ASP.NET
9 61 (24.40%) JavaScript
10 60 (24.00%) MVC
11 58 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 51 (20.40%) Active Directory
13 43 (17.20%) T-SQL
14 40 (16.00%) jQuery
15 37 (14.80%) MS Office
16 36 (14.40%) .NET Framework
17 34 (13.60%) Banking
18 33 (13.20%) Degree
18 33 (13.20%) Software Engineering
19 32 (12.80%) VMware
20 30 (12.00%) HTML
20 30 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 29 (11.60%) MS Exchange
22 28 (11.20%) SharePoint
22 28 (11.20%) NHibernate
23 27 (10.80%) Windows Server 2008
23 27 (10.80%) Oracle
23 27 (10.80%) Citrix
23 27 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
24 26 (10.40%) DNS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (11.60%) MS Exchange
2 28 (11.20%) SharePoint
3 16 (6.40%) IBM Notes
4 10 (4.00%) NServiceBus
5 9 (3.60%) IIS
6 7 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (2.40%) SAS
8 5 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.40%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.40%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.40%) CMS
12 1 (0.40%) Lync
12 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 37 (14.80%) MS Office
2 16 (6.40%) MS Project
3 13 (5.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.60%) PowerPivot
5 4 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.80%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.80%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.80%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 8 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (2.00%) Markit EDM
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.20%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.80%) FRx
4 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.80%) HFM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.20%) Office 365
4 2 (0.80%) Taleo
4 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.40%) DNS
2 10 (4.00%) Internet
3 8 (3.20%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.00%) DHCP
4 5 (2.00%) LAN
4 5 (2.00%) VoIP
4 5 (2.00%) WAN
5 4 (1.60%) HTTP
5 4 (1.60%) VLAN
6 3 (1.20%) SAN
7 2 (0.80%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.80%) SSL
7 2 (0.80%) BGP
7 2 (0.80%) Firewall
7 2 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.80%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.80%) SSH
7 2 (0.80%) VPN
8 1 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.40%) Big Data
7 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (2.00%) PerformancePoint
8 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.60%) MS Access
9 4 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.60%) Spotfire
9 4 (1.60%) QlikView
10 3 (1.20%) MySQL
11 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.40%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (10.40%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (2.40%) MSBuild
4 6 (2.40%) InstallShield
5 5 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (2.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (1.60%) JIRA
7 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.80%) FishEye
8 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.80%) Subversion
8 2 (0.80%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.80%) Hudson
9 1 (0.40%) NUnit
9 1 (0.40%) Selenium
9 1 (0.40%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.40%) MSTest
General
1 95 (38.00%) Finance
2 34 (13.60%) Banking
3 22 (8.80%) Marketing
4 19 (7.60%) Law
5 13 (5.20%) Retail
6 7 (2.80%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.00%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.00%) Legal
7 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.60%) Back Office
9 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.20%) Dutch Language
9 3 (1.20%) French Language
9 3 (1.20%) German Language
9 3 (1.20%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.80%) Advertising
11 1 (0.40%) Front Office
11 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (29.60%) Developer
2 53 (21.20%) Analyst
3 28 (11.20%) .NET Developer
4 26 (10.40%) Consultant
5 23 (9.20%) Programmer
6 20 (8.00%) .NET Programmer
7 17 (6.80%) Lead Developer
8 16 (6.40%) Software Developer
9 15 (6.00%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (5.60%) Lead .NET Developer
11 13 (5.20%) Lead C# Developer
11 13 (5.20%) Analyst Programmer
12 12 (4.80%) Server Support
12 12 (4.80%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (4.80%) 3rd Line Server Support
13 11 (4.40%) Support Analyst
14 10 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (39.20%) .NET
2 74 (29.60%) ASP.NET
3 58 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (16.00%) jQuery
5 36 (14.40%) .NET Framework
6 30 (12.00%) HTML
7 28 (11.20%) NHibernate
8 26 (10.40%) XML
9 24 (9.60%) CSS
10 21 (8.40%) Ajax
11 19 (7.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (4.80%) XSLT
12 12 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (4.00%) Sass
13 10 (4.00%) AngularJS
13 10 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (4.00%) Castle Windsor
13 10 (4.00%) WCF
14 8 (3.20%) Web Services
15 6 (2.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.60%) Computer Science
1 14 (5.60%) Cryptography
2 12 (4.80%) Clustering
3 7 (2.80%) Blackberry
3 7 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.00%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.00%) Blog
4 5 (2.00%) Social Media
4 5 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.40%) PMI
7 1 (0.40%) EPoS
7 1 (0.40%) NHS
7 1 (0.40%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.40%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 82 (32.80%) Windows
2 27 (10.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (9.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.20%) Linux
6 5 (2.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.20%) UNIX
7 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.80%) Android
8 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.40%) CentOS
9 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.40%) Debian
9 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (24.00%) MVC
2 33 (13.20%) Software Engineering
3 27 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (9.20%) Service Delivery
5 22 (8.80%) Scrum
6 21 (8.40%) Workflow
7 20 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 18 (7.20%) OO
8 18 (7.20%) E-Commerce
9 17 (6.80%) Project Management
10 16 (6.40%) CRM
11 15 (6.00%) TDD
11 15 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (5.20%) ITIL
13 12 (4.80%) Mentoring
14 10 (4.00%) Line Management
14 10 (4.00%) Business Analysis
14 10 (4.00%) Web Development
15 8 (3.20%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (40.00%) SQL
2 87 (34.80%) C#
3 61 (24.40%) JavaScript
4 43 (17.20%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.20%) VB.NET
6 8 (3.20%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.80%) Java
8 5 (2.00%) VB
8 5 (2.00%) XQuery
9 4 (1.60%) VBA
9 4 (1.60%) C
10 3 (1.20%) C++
10 3 (1.20%) Perl
10 3 (1.20%) Python
11 1 (0.40%) Ruby
11 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (13.20%) Degree
2 30 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (8.00%) MCSE
4 13 (5.20%) MCITP
5 7 (2.80%) CCA
5 7 (2.80%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (2.40%) ISEB
7 5 (2.00%) MBA
7 5 (2.00%) OCP
7 5 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.60%) CCNA
8 4 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.20%) CEH
9 3 (1.20%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.20%) HND
10 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.40%) MCSA
11 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.20%) QA
2 5 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (20.40%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.20%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.00%) vSphere
5 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.60%) SCCM
2 2 (0.80%) SCOM
2 2 (0.80%) WSUS
3 1 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 160 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.80%) VMware
3 27 (10.80%) Oracle
3 27 (10.80%) Citrix
4 16 (6.40%) Lotus
5 10 (4.00%) Twitter
6 7 (2.80%) Cisco
7 6 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.40%) Reuters
7 6 (2.40%) Bloomberg
8 5 (2.00%) Fidessa
8 5 (2.00%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.00%) thinkFolio
8 5 (2.00%) Tableau
8 5 (2.00%) Altiris
9 3 (1.20%) Adobe
9 3 (1.20%) Sage
10 2 (0.80%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.80%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.80%) SAP
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