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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 38 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 53 74 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.78% 5.23% 8.67%
As % of the Applications category 55.79% 61.67% 68.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 47 91
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £29,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
95 120 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.57% 8.47% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 68 123
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
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 10 December 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 99 (79.20%) Microsoft
2 63 (50.40%) Finance
3 53 (42.40%) SQL Server
4 48 (38.40%) SQL
5 38 (30.40%) C#
5 38 (30.40%) MS Office
6 33 (26.40%) Windows
7 32 (25.60%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (24.00%) .NET
9 28 (22.40%) Degree
10 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (18.40%) ASP.NET
11 23 (18.40%) Scrum
12 21 (16.80%) Project Management
13 20 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (15.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 19 (15.20%) MVC
14 19 (15.20%) .NET Framework
15 18 (14.40%) AngularJS
15 18 (14.40%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (12.80%) Analytics
16 16 (12.80%) MS PowerPoint
17 15 (12.00%) TDD
17 15 (12.00%) Change Management
17 15 (12.00%) Oracle
17 15 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (12.00%) Tableau
18 14 (11.20%) Computer Science
18 14 (11.20%) Visual Studio

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 10 (8.00%) IIS
1 10 (8.00%) SAS
2 6 (4.80%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.40%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.40%) CMS
4 3 (2.40%) JBoss
5 2 (1.60%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.80%) CICS
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.80%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (30.40%) MS Office
2 16 (12.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.20%) MS Project
5 3 (2.40%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Sonata
2 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.40%) IaaS
3 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.80%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) DHCP
1 3 (2.40%) DNS
1 3 (2.40%) Network Security
1 3 (2.40%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.60%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.60%) LAN
2 2 (1.60%) SAN
2 2 (1.60%) WAN
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) Intranet
3 1 (0.80%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.80%) SSH
3 1 (0.80%) SSL
3 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (42.40%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (15.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (4.80%) Power BI
6 6 (4.80%) QlikView
7 5 (4.00%) Big Data
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.20%) Data Mining
8 4 (3.20%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.20%) MS Access
8 4 (3.20%) MySQL
8 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.40%) DB2
9 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.40%) OLAP
10 2 (1.60%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 15 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (11.20%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.20%) JIRA
4 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.60%) Subversion
6 1 (0.80%) Grunt
6 1 (0.80%) gulp
6 1 (0.80%) Selenium
6 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (50.40%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Banking
3 6 (4.80%) Marketing
4 3 (2.40%) Games
4 3 (2.40%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.40%) Law
4 3 (2.40%) Legal
4 3 (2.40%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Billing
5 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.80%) Front Office
5 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (32.00%) Analyst
2 24 (19.20%) Developer
3 11 (8.80%) Programmer
4 9 (7.20%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (6.40%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 8 (6.40%) .NET Programmer
5 8 (6.40%) C# Programmer
5 8 (6.40%) Data Analyst
5 8 (6.40%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Analyst
5 8 (6.40%) SQL Data Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) .NET Developer
6 7 (5.60%) Consultant
6 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (4.80%) C# Developer
7 6 (4.80%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Operations Support Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.00%) .NET
2 23 (18.40%) ASP.NET
3 19 (15.20%) .NET Framework
4 18 (14.40%) AngularJS
5 13 (10.40%) CSS
5 13 (10.40%) HTML
6 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (7.20%) XML
8 7 (5.60%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.40%) D3.js
10 3 (2.40%) HTML5
10 3 (2.40%) MDX
10 3 (2.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (1.60%) Backbone.js
11 2 (1.60%) Ember.js
11 2 (1.60%) ISPF
11 2 (1.60%) jQuery
11 2 (1.60%) WCF
11 2 (1.60%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.60%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.40%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (11.20%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.60%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.60%) Visualisation
5 6 (4.80%) Data Extraction
6 5 (4.00%) Statistics
7 3 (2.40%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (2.40%) Informatics
8 2 (1.60%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.60%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.60%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.80%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.80%) Equities
9 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.80%) Replication
9 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.40%) Windows
2 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.20%) Linux
4 9 (7.20%) Unix
5 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.80%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.40%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.60%) Android
9 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.60%) zOS
10 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.40%) Scrum
3 21 (16.80%) Project Management
4 20 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (15.20%) MVC
6 16 (12.80%) Analytics
7 15 (12.00%) Change Management
7 15 (12.00%) TDD
8 13 (10.40%) Service Management
9 12 (9.60%) CRM
10 11 (8.80%) OO
10 11 (8.80%) Web Development
11 10 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.00%) ITIL
11 10 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (7.20%) PRINCE2
13 7 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.60%) Wealth Management
14 6 (4.80%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 48 (38.40%) SQL
2 38 (30.40%) C#
3 14 (11.20%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.40%) Java
4 13 (10.40%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.20%) Python
6 4 (3.20%) R
7 3 (2.40%) C++
7 3 (2.40%) Scala
7 3 (2.40%) VBA
8 2 (1.60%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.60%) C
8 2 (1.60%) CLIST
8 2 (1.60%) Delphi
8 2 (1.60%) Fortran
8 2 (1.60%) JCL
8 2 (1.60%) REXX
8 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Degree
2 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.40%) PhD
5 1 (0.80%) CCNA
5 1 (0.80%) CISA
5 1 (0.80%) HND
5 1 (0.80%) ISEB
5 1 (0.80%) MCSE
5 1 (0.80%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) COBIT
2 2 (1.60%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (10.40%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.60%) Firmware
4 2 (1.60%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (1.60%) NDS
4 2 (1.60%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (1.60%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.80%) RACF
5 1 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) SCCM
2 5 (4.00%) SCOM
3 4 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.20%) Puppet
4 2 (1.60%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.80%) SCSM
5 1 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.80%) zSecure
Vendors
1 99 (79.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.00%) Oracle
2 15 (12.00%) Tableau
3 10 (8.00%) Cisco
4 9 (7.20%) VMware
5 4 (3.20%) FNZ
6 3 (2.40%) Citrix
6 3 (2.40%) Dell
6 3 (2.40%) Google
6 3 (2.40%) Greenplum
6 3 (2.40%) HP
7 2 (1.60%) Apple
7 2 (1.60%) CA
7 2 (1.60%) NetIQ
7 2 (1.60%) Sophos
7 2 (1.60%) Sybase
8 1 (0.80%) Charles River
8 1 (0.80%) Cognos
8 1 (0.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.80%) Symantec
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