The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 6 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 7.06% 1.05% 11.65%
As % of the Applications category 85.71% 33.33% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 11
Average salary £40,000 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £62,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -2.66%
MS Excel
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Applications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.24% 3.16% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 21
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Gatwick

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) French Language
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) MCSE
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) MCP
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) LoadUI
2 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (23.08%) French Language
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 2 (15.38%) Server Support
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) DOM
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) CRM
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) DSDM
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCP
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) VCP4
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) Websense
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Tableau
4 1 (7.69%) TARGIT