The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 97 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.50% 0.68%
As % of the Applications category 1.90% 3.02% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £27,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.78% -54.58%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
Spreadsheet
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
211 199 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.32% 16.67% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 160 141 72
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,050 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 4 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (100.00%) thinkFolio
1 4 (100.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Markit EDM
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 4 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (100.00%) thinkFolio