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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 163 135 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.98% 10.97% 5.58%
As % of the Applications category 71.18% 61.64% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 130 82 42
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £54,750 £54,000
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
229 219 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.42% 17.79% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 178 154 72
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 18 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 163 (62.45%) Microsoft
2 102 (39.08%) .NET
3 101 (38.70%) SQL
4 100 (38.31%) Finance
5 92 (35.25%) Windows
6 91 (34.87%) C#
7 86 (32.95%) SQL Server
8 77 (29.50%) ASP.NET
9 62 (23.75%) JavaScript
10 60 (22.99%) MVC
11 59 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 54 (20.69%) Active Directory
13 50 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
14 47 (18.01%) T-SQL
15 44 (16.86%) jQuery
16 40 (15.33%) .NET Framework
17 37 (14.18%) Degree
18 36 (13.79%) MS Office
18 36 (13.79%) Banking
19 35 (13.41%) Software Engineering
19 35 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
20 34 (13.03%) NHibernate
21 33 (12.64%) VMware
22 32 (12.26%) MS Exchange
23 31 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
24 30 (11.49%) Citrix
24 30 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
25 29 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
25 29 (11.11%) DNS
25 29 (11.11%) Visual Studio

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 32 (12.26%) MS Exchange
2 25 (9.58%) SharePoint
3 16 (6.13%) IBM Notes
4 12 (4.60%) NServiceBus
5 7 (2.68%) IIS
5 7 (2.68%) SAS
5 7 (2.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (0.77%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.38%) CMS
10 1 (0.38%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (13.79%) MS Office
2 19 (7.28%) MS Project
3 13 (4.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.53%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 5 (1.92%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.15%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.77%) FRx
4 2 (0.77%) HFM
5 1 (0.38%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.07%) Office 365
4 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.77%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.11%) DNS
2 9 (3.45%) Internet
3 7 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.30%) LAN
4 6 (2.30%) WAN
5 5 (1.92%) DHCP
5 5 (1.92%) VoIP
6 4 (1.53%) VLAN
6 4 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.53%) Firewall
7 3 (1.15%) SAN
8 2 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.77%) SSH
8 2 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.77%) SSL
8 2 (0.77%) VPN
8 2 (0.77%) HTTP
8 2 (0.77%) BGP
9 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (32.95%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (9.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.30%) Big Data
6 6 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.53%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (1.53%) Spotfire
8 4 (1.53%) QlikView
8 4 (1.53%) MS Access
9 3 (1.15%) MySQL
10 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.60%) SpecFlow
4 5 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (1.92%) JIRA
5 4 (1.53%) MSBuild
5 4 (1.53%) InstallShield
5 4 (1.53%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.15%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (0.77%) MSTest
7 2 (0.77%) Hudson
7 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.77%) FishEye
7 2 (0.77%) Selenium
7 2 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.77%) Subversion
8 1 (0.38%) FogBugz
General
1 100 (38.31%) Finance
2 36 (13.79%) Banking
3 23 (8.81%) Law
4 19 (7.28%) Marketing
5 11 (4.21%) Retail
6 7 (2.68%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.92%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.53%) Legal
9 3 (1.15%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.77%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.77%) French Language
10 2 (0.77%) German Language
10 2 (0.77%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.77%) Back Office
10 2 (0.77%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Front Office
11 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (28.35%) Developer
2 61 (23.37%) Analyst
3 33 (12.64%) .NET Developer
4 27 (10.34%) Consultant
5 22 (8.43%) Programmer
6 20 (7.66%) C# Developer
7 19 (7.28%) Lead Developer
7 19 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (7.28%) .NET Programmer
8 18 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (6.51%) Lead .NET Developer
10 16 (6.13%) Lead C# Developer
11 15 (5.75%) Analyst Programmer
12 14 (5.36%) Software Developer
13 13 (4.98%) 3rd Line Support
14 12 (4.60%) 3rd Line Server Support
14 12 (4.60%) Server Support
14 12 (4.60%) .NET Analyst Programmer
15 11 (4.21%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (39.08%) .NET
2 77 (29.50%) ASP.NET
3 59 (22.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (16.86%) jQuery
5 40 (15.33%) .NET Framework
6 34 (13.03%) NHibernate
7 27 (10.34%) XML
8 25 (9.58%) HTML
9 23 (8.81%) Ajax
9 23 (8.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (7.28%) CSS
11 14 (5.36%) WCF
12 12 (4.60%) Sass
12 12 (4.60%) AngularJS
12 12 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (4.60%) Castle Windsor
13 10 (3.83%) XSLT
14 9 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (3.07%) Web Services
16 5 (1.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.90%) Cryptography
3 15 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.60%) Clustering
5 9 (3.45%) User Experience
6 8 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.68%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.68%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.30%) Social Media
9 5 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.92%) Blog
9 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.53%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.15%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.15%) PMI
12 2 (0.77%) Open Source
12 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.77%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 92 (35.25%) Windows
2 29 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.68%) Linux
5 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.53%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.15%) UNIX
7 3 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.77%) Android
9 1 (0.38%) Debian
9 1 (0.38%) CentOS
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.99%) MVC
2 50 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (13.41%) Software Engineering
4 26 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (9.20%) Scrum
6 23 (8.81%) Service Delivery
7 22 (8.43%) E-Commerce
8 20 (7.66%) Asset Management
9 19 (7.28%) Workflow
10 18 (6.90%) CRM
10 18 (6.90%) OO
11 16 (6.13%) TDD
11 16 (6.13%) Project Management
12 15 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (4.98%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.60%) ITIL
15 11 (4.21%) Line Management
16 10 (3.83%) Web Development
16 10 (3.83%) Business Analysis
17 9 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 101 (38.70%) SQL
2 91 (34.87%) C#
3 62 (23.75%) JavaScript
4 47 (18.01%) T-SQL
5 13 (4.98%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.83%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.07%) Java
8 6 (2.30%) VB
9 5 (1.92%) VBA
10 4 (1.53%) C
11 3 (1.15%) C++
11 3 (1.15%) Python
11 3 (1.15%) XQuery
12 2 (0.77%) Perl
13 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.38%) Ruby
13 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (14.18%) Degree
2 31 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (8.81%) MCSE
4 12 (4.60%) MCITP
5 9 (3.45%) CCA
5 9 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (2.30%) ISEB
6 6 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.30%) CCNA
7 5 (1.92%) MBA
7 5 (1.92%) OCP
7 5 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.92%) CEH
8 4 (1.53%) HND
9 3 (1.15%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.77%) CISSP
10 2 (0.77%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.75%) QA
2 6 (2.30%) SLA
3 5 (1.92%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.68%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.53%) vSphere
5 3 (1.15%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) SCCM
2 2 (0.77%) WSUS
2 2 (0.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 163 (62.45%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.64%) VMware
3 30 (11.49%) Citrix
4 28 (10.73%) Oracle
5 16 (6.13%) Lotus
6 12 (4.60%) Twitter
7 10 (3.83%) Cisco
8 6 (2.30%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.92%) Fidessa
9 5 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.92%) thinkFolio
9 5 (1.92%) Tableau
10 4 (1.53%) Reuters
11 3 (1.15%) Sage
11 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.15%) Altiris
11 3 (1.15%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.77%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.77%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.77%) SAP
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