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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 105 102 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.44% 6.38% 9.27%
As % of the Applications category 64.42% 50.75% 61.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76 66 83
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
163 201 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.55% 12.58% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 112 124 123
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 29 June 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 (76.89%) Microsoft
2 86 (40.57%) SQL Server
3 85 (40.09%) .NET
4 67 (31.60%) C#
5 58 (27.36%) Finance
6 57 (26.89%) ASP.NET
7 56 (26.42%) SQL
8 51 (24.06%) Windows
9 50 (23.58%) MVC
10 49 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (23.11%) JavaScript
11 47 (22.17%) .NET Framework
12 46 (21.70%) Degree
13 43 (20.28%) Project Management
14 42 (19.81%) SharePoint
15 39 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (16.04%) MS Office
17 33 (15.57%) HTML
18 32 (15.09%) CSS
19 30 (14.15%) VMware
20 29 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
21 27 (12.74%) Mentoring
22 26 (12.26%) Active Directory
23 25 (11.79%) jQuery
24 22 (10.38%) MS PowerPoint
24 22 (10.38%) VBA
24 22 (10.38%) SDLC
25 21 (9.91%) T-SQL
26 19 (8.96%) MS Exchange
26 19 (8.96%) SLA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 42 (19.81%) SharePoint
2 19 (8.96%) MS Exchange
3 18 (8.49%) IBM Notes
4 15 (7.08%) IIS
5 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.94%) SAS
7 1 (0.47%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 34 (16.04%) MS Office
2 22 (10.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (6.60%) MS Visio
4 13 (6.13%) MS Project
5 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.47%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.42%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.47%) BPCS
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.47%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.42%) Office 365
5 2 (0.94%) SaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.49%) Firewall
2 7 (3.30%) SAN
3 6 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.36%) LAN
4 5 (2.36%) WAN
5 4 (1.89%) VPN
6 3 (1.42%) HTTP
6 3 (1.42%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.94%) Internet
7 2 (0.94%) Wireless
7 2 (0.94%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.47%) IPsec
8 1 (0.47%) MPLS
8 1 (0.47%) VLAN
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.47%) WAAS
8 1 (0.47%) MRTG
8 1 (0.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (40.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.49%) MS Access
3 14 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.77%) Data Mining
6 6 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.36%) MySQL
7 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.36%) Big Data
8 4 (1.89%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.94%) QlikView
9 2 (0.94%) DB2
9 2 (0.94%) OLAP
10 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.47%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (3.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.42%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.94%) MSTest
3 2 (0.94%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.94%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.47%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
General
1 58 (27.36%) Finance
2 11 (5.19%) Banking
3 5 (2.36%) Retail
4 4 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.42%) Advertising
6 2 (0.94%) Front Office
6 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.94%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.94%) German Language
7 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (24.06%) Developer
2 44 (20.75%) Analyst
3 27 (12.74%) Project Manager
4 23 (10.85%) .NET Developer
5 22 (10.38%) Architect
6 15 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 12 (5.66%) Junior
8 10 (4.72%) Test Analyst
8 10 (4.72%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.25%) Consultant
9 9 (4.25%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.25%) .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (3.77%) Data Architect
10 8 (3.77%) Junior Project Manager
11 6 (2.83%) C# Developer
11 6 (2.83%) Applications Support
11 6 (2.83%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.83%) Solutions Analyst
12 5 (2.36%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (40.09%) .NET
2 57 (26.89%) ASP.NET
3 47 (22.17%) .NET Framework
4 39 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (15.57%) HTML
6 32 (15.09%) CSS
7 25 (11.79%) jQuery
8 18 (8.49%) Entity Framework
9 16 (7.55%) NHibernate
10 9 (4.25%) XML
11 8 (3.77%) WinForms
12 7 (3.30%) Ajax
13 6 (2.83%) Middleware
13 6 (2.83%) AngularJS
14 4 (1.89%) Regular Expression
15 3 (1.42%) Raphaël
15 3 (1.42%) CSS3
15 3 (1.42%) HTML5
15 3 (1.42%) WPF
15 3 (1.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.25%) Computer Science
1 9 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.77%) PMI
3 7 (3.30%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.30%) Cryptography
3 7 (3.30%) Data Integration
3 7 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.83%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.83%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.42%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.42%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.42%) User Experience
6 2 (0.94%) Social Media
6 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.94%) Statistics
6 2 (0.94%) FMCG
7 1 (0.47%) iSeries
7 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 51 (24.06%) Windows
2 9 (4.25%) Windows XP
3 8 (3.77%) Linux
4 4 (1.89%) Android
4 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.47%) UNIX
6 1 (0.47%) OS/400
6 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.58%) MVC
2 49 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (20.28%) Project Management
4 29 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (12.74%) Mentoring
6 22 (10.38%) SDLC
7 18 (8.49%) Change Control
7 18 (8.49%) Change Management
8 16 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (7.08%) ITIL
9 15 (7.08%) PRINCE2
9 15 (7.08%) Software Engineering
10 14 (6.60%) CRM
10 14 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.13%) ETL
11 13 (6.13%) Programme Management
11 13 (6.13%) Web Development
12 12 (5.66%) Quality Management
13 11 (5.19%) TDD
14 10 (4.72%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 67 (31.60%) C#
2 56 (26.42%) SQL
3 49 (23.11%) JavaScript
4 22 (10.38%) VBA
5 21 (9.91%) T-SQL
6 14 (6.60%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.66%) Java
8 4 (1.89%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) F#
9 1 (0.47%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.47%) Python
9 1 (0.47%) Ruby
9 1 (0.47%) VB
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) PHP
9 1 (0.47%) RPG
Qualifications
1 46 (21.70%) Degree
2 11 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.25%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.83%) CEH
4 6 (2.83%) CISSP
5 5 (2.36%) GIAC
5 5 (2.36%) SSCP
6 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.42%) HND
7 2 (0.94%) MCSE
7 2 (0.94%) ISEB
8 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.47%) CISM
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
8 1 (0.47%) MCSA
8 1 (0.47%) CCNP
8 1 (0.47%) CCNA
8 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.96%) SLA
2 7 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.36%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.47%) PMBOK
System Software
1 26 (12.26%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.30%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.94%) vSphere
5 2 (0.94%) XenApp
6 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (4.25%) Nagios
2 5 (2.36%) Puppet
2 5 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.94%) SCCM
3 2 (0.94%) SCOM
4 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 163 (76.89%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.15%) VMware
3 18 (8.49%) Lotus
4 14 (6.60%) Oracle
5 13 (6.13%) Cisco
6 9 (4.25%) Splunk
7 8 (3.77%) Citrix
7 8 (3.77%) Niku
8 7 (3.30%) HP
9 6 (2.83%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.83%) F5
10 4 (1.89%) Sourcefire
10 4 (1.89%) LogRhythm
10 4 (1.89%) Apple
11 3 (1.42%) Charles River
11 3 (1.42%) Cognos
11 3 (1.42%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.94%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.94%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.94%) SonicWALL
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable salary + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Abrecco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + bonus + pension + other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland (EH3)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 30k + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Evolve IT Recruitmemt
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago