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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 34 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 64 94 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.87% 7.59% 8.50%
As % of the Applications category 57.66% 69.63% 66.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 77
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £73,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -1.38%

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
111 135 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.18% 10.90% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 84 79 106
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £65,000 £90,000
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 1 March 2017.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 95 (81.90%) Microsoft
2 70 (60.34%) Finance
3 52 (44.83%) SQL Server
4 37 (31.90%) SQL
5 33 (28.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (27.59%) .NET
7 30 (25.86%) C#
8 28 (24.14%) MS Office
8 28 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (22.41%) Windows
9 26 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (22.41%) Project Management
9 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (19.83%) Scrum
10 23 (19.83%) ASP.NET
11 22 (18.97%) Degree
12 20 (17.24%) .NET Framework
12 20 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (17.24%) Visual Studio
12 20 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (14.66%) T-SQL
14 16 (13.79%) Active Directory
14 16 (13.79%) TDD
14 16 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
14 16 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (13.79%) AngularJS
14 16 (13.79%) Tableau
15 14 (12.07%) Oracle
15 14 (12.07%) SQL Server 2012

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 7 (6.03%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.59%) IIS
2 3 (2.59%) JBoss
2 3 (2.59%) SAS
3 1 (0.86%) CMS
3 1 (0.86%) Confluence
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (24.14%) MS Office
2 16 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Sonata
2 2 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Office 365
2 3 (2.59%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.86%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Firewall
1 3 (2.59%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.72%) Network Security
2 2 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (0.86%) DHCP
3 1 (0.86%) DNS
3 1 (0.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.86%) Intranet
3 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (12.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.31%) MySQL
7 4 (3.45%) MS Access
8 3 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.72%) DB2
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.72%) QlikView
10 1 (0.86%) Big Data
10 1 (0.86%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (28.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (17.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (1.72%) Selenium
4 2 (1.72%) Subversion
4 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.86%) Grunt
5 1 (0.86%) gulp
General
1 70 (60.34%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.59%) Marketing
3 3 (2.59%) Retail
3 3 (2.59%) Retail Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Billing
5 1 (0.86%) Local Government
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (40.52%) Analyst
2 24 (20.69%) Developer
3 16 (13.79%) Analyst Programmer
3 16 (13.79%) Programmer
4 15 (12.93%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 15 (12.93%) .NET Programmer
4 15 (12.93%) C# Programmer
5 14 (12.07%) Support Analyst
6 13 (11.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (9.48%) SQL BI Developer
7 11 (9.48%) SQL Developer
7 11 (9.48%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Developer
7 11 (9.48%) SSIS Developer
8 10 (8.62%) Consultant
8 10 (8.62%) SSRS Developer
9 8 (6.90%) Programme Support Analyst
9 8 (6.90%) Support Analyst Programmer
9 8 (6.90%) Support Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.59%) .NET
2 23 (19.83%) ASP.NET
3 20 (17.24%) .NET Framework
4 16 (13.79%) AngularJS
5 12 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (6.03%) HTML
7 6 (5.17%) CSS
8 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (4.31%) XML
9 4 (3.45%) HTML5
10 3 (2.59%) jQuery
11 2 (1.72%) CSS3
11 2 (1.72%) WPF
12 1 (0.86%) Ajax
12 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 1 (0.86%) CSLA
12 1 (0.86%) Entity Framework
12 1 (0.86%) Node.js
12 1 (0.86%) WCF
12 1 (0.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.31%) Fintech
4 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.72%) Replication
7 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.86%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.41%) Windows
2 9 (7.76%) Linux
3 8 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.45%) Unix
5 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.72%) Android
6 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.72%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.41%) Project Management
2 23 (19.83%) Scrum
3 16 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (13.79%) TDD
4 13 (11.21%) Change Management
4 13 (11.21%) ETL
5 12 (10.34%) MVC
6 11 (9.48%) Integration Testing
6 11 (9.48%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.76%) Analytics
8 9 (7.76%) OO
8 9 (7.76%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.76%) Service Management
9 8 (6.90%) Wealth Management
10 7 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (5.17%) CRM
11 6 (5.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.90%) SQL
2 30 (25.86%) C#
3 17 (14.66%) T-SQL
4 10 (8.62%) Java
5 9 (7.76%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.03%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.72%) Python
9 1 (0.86%) C
9 1 (0.86%) PHP
9 1 (0.86%) R
9 1 (0.86%) Ruby
9 1 (0.86%) VB
9 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (18.97%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.45%) CCNA
4 4 (3.45%) MCSE
5 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.72%) ISEB
7 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) PMO
2 6 (5.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.72%) COBIT
4 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.72%) NDS
3 2 (1.72%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) SCCM
2 3 (2.59%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.72%) Nagios
3 2 (1.72%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.86%) Puppet
4 1 (0.86%) SCOM
4 1 (0.86%) SCSM
4 1 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 95 (81.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.79%) Tableau
3 14 (12.07%) Oracle
4 9 (7.76%) VMware
5 8 (6.90%) Cisco
6 4 (3.45%) Google
7 3 (2.59%) Citrix
7 3 (2.59%) Intel Security
7 3 (2.59%) WatchGuard
8 2 (1.72%) Cognos
8 2 (1.72%) F5
8 2 (1.72%) FNZ
8 2 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.72%) NetIQ
8 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.72%) Sophos
8 2 (1.72%) Splunk
9 1 (0.86%) Huawei
9 1 (0.86%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.86%) Tellabs
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