The first table below looks at the demand for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 107 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 1 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.33% 0.78%
As % of the Applications category 0.52% 2.07% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -7.89%
Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
192 193 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.97% 15.95% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 139 135 80
Average salary £40,500 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Spreadsheet
Scotland

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Edinburgh region.

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Spreadsheet
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) thinkFolio
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Markit EDM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (50.00%) thinkFolio