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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 84 101 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.89% 6.40% 9.74%
As % of the Applications category 68.85% 61.59% 67.45%
Number of salaries quoted 47 63 112
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £29,600 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
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
122 164 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.01% 10.39% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 69 107 161
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,508
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.32%

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 31 August 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 132 (72.93%) Microsoft
2 71 (39.23%) Finance
3 61 (33.70%) SQL Server
4 58 (32.04%) SQL
5 52 (28.73%) Windows
6 46 (25.41%) MS Office
7 42 (23.20%) Degree
8 40 (22.10%) Analytical Skills
9 39 (21.55%) C#
10 29 (16.02%) .NET
11 28 (15.47%) SharePoint
11 28 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (14.92%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (14.36%) MS PowerPoint
13 26 (14.36%) Windows Server
14 24 (13.26%) Computer Science
15 23 (12.71%) Mentoring
15 23 (12.71%) Active Directory
16 22 (12.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 21 (11.60%) JavaScript
18 20 (11.05%) ASP.NET
18 20 (11.05%) VMware
18 20 (11.05%) Windows Server 2012
19 19 (10.50%) Project Management
19 19 (10.50%) CSS
19 19 (10.50%) ITIL
19 19 (10.50%) Java
19 19 (10.50%) CRM
20 18 (9.94%) HTML

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 28 (15.47%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.63%) IIS
3 11 (6.08%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.08%) SAS
4 7 (3.87%) CMS
5 5 (2.76%) Apache
6 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.21%) JBoss
7 3 (1.66%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.66%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.10%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.55%) CICS
9 1 (0.55%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (25.41%) MS Office
2 26 (14.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.31%) MS Project
3 6 (3.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.66%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (4.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.31%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.66%) Sage CRM
4 2 (1.10%) Sonata
5 1 (0.55%) Hi Portfolio
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.87%) SaaS
3 4 (2.21%) IaaS
4 3 (1.66%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.66%) Office 365
5 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.42%) DHCP
1 8 (4.42%) DNS
1 8 (4.42%) Firewall
1 8 (4.42%) LAN
1 8 (4.42%) WAN
2 7 (3.87%) SAN
3 5 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.66%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.66%) HTTP
5 1 (0.55%) Internet
5 1 (0.55%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.55%) LDAP
5 1 (0.55%) MPLS
5 1 (0.55%) Network Security
5 1 (0.55%) RFID
5 1 (0.55%) SSH
5 1 (0.55%) SSL
5 1 (0.55%) VoIP
5 1 (0.55%) VPN
5 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (33.70%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (7.18%) MS Access
5 11 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.31%) Big Data
7 6 (3.31%) Data Mining
7 6 (3.31%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.31%) Power BI
8 5 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.76%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.76%) QlikView
8 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.66%) OLAP
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (8.29%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.21%) JIRA
3 4 (2.21%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.66%) Selenium
4 3 (1.66%) Subversion
5 1 (0.55%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.55%) MSI
5 1 (0.55%) RubyMine
General
1 71 (39.23%) Finance
2 17 (9.39%) Banking
3 10 (5.52%) Investment Banking
3 10 (5.52%) Retail
4 6 (3.31%) Marketing
4 6 (3.31%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.21%) Games
6 3 (1.66%) Front Office
6 3 (1.66%) Law
6 3 (1.66%) Legal
7 2 (1.10%) Back Office
7 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (28.73%) Analyst
2 37 (20.44%) Developer
3 23 (12.71%) Consultant
4 14 (7.73%) Support Analyst
5 12 (6.63%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (6.08%) C# Developer
7 10 (5.52%) Applications Support
8 9 (4.97%) .NET Developer
9 8 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Principal Consultant
9 8 (4.42%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (3.87%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (3.31%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.31%) Support Engineer
12 5 (2.76%) IT Sales Consultant
12 5 (2.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (2.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.02%) .NET
2 20 (11.05%) ASP.NET
3 19 (10.50%) CSS
4 18 (9.94%) HTML
5 14 (7.73%) AngularJS
6 10 (5.52%) .NET Framework
6 10 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (3.87%) jQuery
8 6 (3.31%) Entity Framework
8 6 (3.31%) HTML5
8 6 (3.31%) Middleware
8 6 (3.31%) WCF
9 4 (2.21%) Backbone.js
9 4 (2.21%) CSS3
9 4 (2.21%) Ember.js
9 4 (2.21%) REST
9 4 (2.21%) Web Services
9 4 (2.21%) XML
10 3 (1.66%) D3.js
10 3 (1.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.10%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (13.26%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.73%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.52%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.42%) Virtual Team
5 8 (4.42%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.31%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.31%) Statistics
7 4 (2.21%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.66%) Applied Mathematics
8 3 (1.66%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.66%) EPoS
8 3 (1.66%) Informatics
8 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.10%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.10%) Economics
9 2 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.10%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 52 (28.73%) Windows
2 26 (14.36%) Windows Server
3 20 (11.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (7.18%) Windows 7
4 13 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.08%) Linux
6 10 (5.52%) Unix
7 9 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.76%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.10%) Android
10 2 (1.10%) zOS
11 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (14.92%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.71%) Mentoring
4 19 (10.50%) CRM
4 19 (10.50%) ITIL
4 19 (10.50%) Project Management
5 18 (9.94%) Scrum
6 17 (9.39%) Business Analysis
7 15 (8.29%) Analytics
7 15 (8.29%) Web Development
8 14 (7.73%) Asset Management
8 14 (7.73%) Change Management
9 12 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (6.08%) MVC
11 10 (5.52%) Change Control
11 10 (5.52%) Service Management
11 10 (5.52%) TDD
11 10 (5.52%) Time Management
11 10 (5.52%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.04%) SQL
2 39 (21.55%) C#
3 21 (11.60%) JavaScript
4 19 (10.50%) Java
5 15 (8.29%) VBA
6 12 (6.63%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.87%) Perl
7 7 (3.87%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.87%) Python
7 7 (3.87%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.31%) C++
8 6 (3.31%) R
9 4 (2.21%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.66%) C
10 3 (1.66%) Delphi
10 3 (1.66%) Scala
10 3 (1.66%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.10%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.10%) JCL
11 2 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (23.20%) Degree
2 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.21%) PhD
4 3 (1.66%) CISA
4 3 (1.66%) ISEB
4 3 (1.66%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.10%) CCNA
5 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.10%) HND
5 2 (1.10%) MCSE
5 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.55%) CCNP
6 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.55%) MCP
6 1 (0.55%) MCSA
6 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.08%) SLA
2 8 (4.42%) QA
3 7 (3.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.55%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (12.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.84%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.21%) Firmware
5 2 (1.10%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.10%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.55%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.55%) RACF
6 1 (0.55%) Squid
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (8.84%) SCCM
2 12 (6.63%) SCOM
3 4 (2.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.21%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) WSUS
4 1 (0.55%) zSecure
Vendors
1 132 (72.93%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.05%) VMware
3 14 (7.73%) Oracle
4 13 (7.18%) Tableau
5 11 (6.08%) Cisco
6 6 (3.31%) HP
6 6 (3.31%) IBM
7 5 (2.76%) CA
7 5 (2.76%) Dell
8 4 (2.21%) Citrix
8 4 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.21%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.66%) Charles River
9 3 (1.66%) Google
9 3 (1.66%) Greenplum
9 3 (1.66%) Sage
9 3 (1.66%) Sybase
10 2 (1.10%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.10%) Informatica
10 2 (1.10%) Reuters
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