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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 25 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 98 102 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.03% 7.04% 7.32%
As % of the Applications category 68.06% 60.71% 56.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 82
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £58,750 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
144 168 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.80% 11.59% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74 113 135
Median salary £40,711 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,455 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £73,850 £56,750 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 28 July 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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.

1 139 (72.40%) Microsoft
2 78 (40.63%) Finance
3 56 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 56 (29.17%) Windows
4 54 (28.13%) SQL
5 53 (27.60%) Degree
6 51 (26.56%) MS Office
7 47 (24.48%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (19.27%) C#
9 35 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (17.71%) MS PowerPoint
11 33 (17.19%) Computer Science
12 29 (15.10%) .NET
12 29 (15.10%) SharePoint
12 29 (15.10%) Windows Server
13 27 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (13.02%) Project Management
14 25 (13.02%) Mentoring
15 24 (12.50%) Active Directory
15 24 (12.50%) ITIL
16 23 (11.98%) Business Analysis
17 21 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (10.42%) VMware
19 19 (9.90%) Java
19 19 (9.90%) Banking
19 19 (9.90%) SCCM
20 18 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (9.38%) ASP.NET
21 17 (8.85%) JavaScript
21 17 (8.85%) Scrum

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 29 (15.10%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.77%) SAS
3 12 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.69%) IIS
5 7 (3.65%) Apache Spark
5 7 (3.65%) CMS
6 6 (3.13%) Apache
7 5 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.60%) JBoss
8 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.04%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.04%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.52%) CICS
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 51 (26.56%) MS Office
2 34 (17.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.17%) MS Project
3 8 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Markit EDM
2 6 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.08%) Sage CRM
4 2 (1.04%) Sonata
4 2 (1.04%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.52%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.65%) SaaS
3 6 (3.13%) Office 365
4 4 (2.08%) IaaS
5 3 (1.56%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.69%) WAN
2 8 (4.17%) Firewall
2 8 (4.17%) LAN
3 7 (3.65%) DHCP
3 7 (3.65%) DNS
4 6 (3.13%) SAN
5 4 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.56%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.56%) HTTP
7 1 (0.52%) Internet
7 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.52%) LDAP
7 1 (0.52%) MPLS
7 1 (0.52%) Network Security
7 1 (0.52%) RFID
7 1 (0.52%) SSH
7 1 (0.52%) SSL
7 1 (0.52%) VoIP
7 1 (0.52%) VPN
7 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (8.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.25%) MS Access
4 10 (5.21%) Big Data
4 10 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (4.69%) Data Mining
5 9 (4.69%) Hadoop
5 9 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.65%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.60%) Power BI
8 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.08%) QlikView
9 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.56%) OLAP
10 3 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (7.81%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.08%) JIRA
4 3 (1.56%) Selenium
4 3 (1.56%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.56%) Subversion
5 2 (1.04%) AdminStudio
5 2 (1.04%) MSI
6 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.52%) RubyMine
General
1 78 (40.63%) Finance
2 19 (9.90%) Banking
3 10 (5.21%) Investment Banking
3 10 (5.21%) Retail
4 9 (4.69%) Marketing
5 7 (3.65%) Games
6 6 (3.13%) Legal
6 6 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.60%) Front Office
8 3 (1.56%) Law
9 2 (1.04%) Back Office
9 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (26.56%) Analyst
2 34 (17.71%) Developer
3 25 (13.02%) Consultant
4 15 (7.81%) Support Analyst
5 12 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 12 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (5.21%) Applications Support
6 10 (5.21%) Principal Consultant
7 9 (4.69%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (3.65%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (3.65%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) IT Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.65%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (3.13%) Architect
10 6 (3.13%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.10%) .NET
2 18 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 15 (7.81%) CSS
3 15 (7.81%) HTML
4 11 (5.73%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.65%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.65%) Middleware
6 6 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (3.13%) D3.js
6 6 (3.13%) HTML5
6 6 (3.13%) WCF
7 5 (2.60%) jQuery
8 4 (2.08%) Backbone.js
8 4 (2.08%) Ember.js
8 4 (2.08%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.08%) Web Services
9 3 (1.56%) CSS3
9 3 (1.56%) MDX
9 3 (1.56%) REST
9 3 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (24.48%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (17.19%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.29%) Mathematics
4 12 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.21%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.69%) Informatics
6 9 (4.69%) Statistics
7 8 (4.17%) Virtual Team
8 6 (3.13%) Applied Mathematics
8 6 (3.13%) Data Centre
8 6 (3.13%) EPoS
9 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.08%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.56%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.56%) Health Informatics
11 3 (1.56%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.04%) Economics
12 2 (1.04%) Fixed Income
12 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
12 2 (1.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 56 (29.17%) Windows
2 29 (15.10%) Windows Server
3 21 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (7.81%) Windows 7
5 14 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.25%) Linux
7 9 (4.69%) Unix
8 8 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.04%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.04%) zOS
11 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (13.02%) Mentoring
3 25 (13.02%) Project Management
4 24 (12.50%) ITIL
5 23 (11.98%) Business Analysis
6 17 (8.85%) Scrum
7 16 (8.33%) Analytics
7 16 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 16 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (7.29%) Change Management
8 14 (7.29%) CRM
9 13 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (6.25%) Wealth Management
11 11 (5.73%) SDLC
12 10 (5.21%) Data Governance
12 10 (5.21%) Data Modelling
12 10 (5.21%) Time Management
12 10 (5.21%) Web Development
13 9 (4.69%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 54 (28.13%) SQL
2 37 (19.27%) C#
3 19 (9.90%) Java
4 17 (8.85%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.81%) VBA
6 11 (5.73%) Python
7 10 (5.21%) Perl
8 9 (4.69%) R
9 8 (4.17%) C++
9 8 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.17%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.65%) Scala
10 7 (3.65%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.08%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.56%) Delphi
12 3 (1.56%) VB
12 3 (1.56%) VBScript
13 2 (1.04%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.04%) REXX
Qualifications
1 53 (27.60%) Degree
2 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.56%) CISA
3 3 (1.56%) HND
3 3 (1.56%) ISEB
3 3 (1.56%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.04%) CCNA
4 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.04%) MCSE
4 2 (1.04%) PhD
4 2 (1.04%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.04%) PMP
4 2 (1.04%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.52%) APMP
5 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.73%) SLA
2 7 (3.65%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.13%) QA
4 3 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.04%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.08%) Firmware
5 3 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.04%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (1.04%) Squid
6 2 (1.04%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (1.04%) vSphere
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.52%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.52%) RACF
Systems Management
1 19 (9.90%) SCCM
2 12 (6.25%) SCOM
3 4 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.08%) Puppet
4 1 (0.52%) WSUS
4 1 (0.52%) zSecure
Vendors
1 139 (72.40%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.42%) VMware
3 16 (8.33%) Oracle
4 14 (7.29%) Tableau
5 11 (5.73%) Cisco
6 9 (4.69%) HP
7 8 (4.17%) Dell
8 6 (3.13%) Greenplum
8 6 (3.13%) IBM
9 5 (2.60%) CA
9 5 (2.60%) Charles River
10 4 (2.08%) Bloomberg
10 4 (2.08%) Citrix
10 4 (2.08%) Fidessa
10 4 (2.08%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.08%) Reuters
10 4 (2.08%) Sage
10 4 (2.08%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.56%) Fujitsu
11 3 (1.56%) Google
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