The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 131 57 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.41% 7.01% 5.54%
As % of the Applications category 76.61% 69.51% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 109 44 60
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
171 82 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.81% 10.09% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 147 69 122
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +4 44 £35,000 -16.66% 5
Gloucester +7 31 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Tewkesbury +6 4 £25,500 +4.08% 1
Cirencester +18 2 £36,500 -14.11% 1
Tetbury - 2 £35,000 -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

1 191 (79.92%) Microsoft
2 126 (52.72%) Windows
3 93 (38.91%) SQL Server
4 92 (38.49%) SQL
5 82 (34.31%) C#
5 82 (34.31%) .NET
6 68 (28.45%) MS Office
6 68 (28.45%) ASP.NET
7 64 (26.78%) HTML
8 63 (26.36%) Finance
9 55 (23.01%) JavaScript
10 54 (22.59%) XML
11 45 (18.83%) CSS
12 41 (17.15%) Java
12 41 (17.15%) Security Cleared
12 41 (17.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (16.32%) T-SQL
14 38 (15.90%) SQL Server 2008
15 32 (13.39%) C
16 31 (12.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 30 (12.55%) VMware
17 30 (12.55%) Visual Studio
17 30 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012
18 29 (12.13%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (12.13%) jQuery
18 29 (12.13%) Degree
18 29 (12.13%) C++
18 29 (12.13%) MVC
19 27 (11.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 27 (11.30%) Time Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 19 (7.95%) IIS
2 15 (6.28%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.86%) Commerce Server
3 14 (5.86%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (5.02%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.35%) CMS
6 6 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.67%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.84%) SAS
9 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 68 (28.45%) MS Office
2 20 (8.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (5.02%) MS Project
4 9 (3.77%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.51%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.67%) Acrobat
6 4 (1.67%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 14 (5.86%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.60%) SaaS
2 6 (2.51%) Office 365
2 6 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.79%) FTP
2 19 (7.95%) SMTP
3 16 (6.69%) Internet
4 13 (5.44%) SSL
5 8 (3.35%) SAN
5 8 (3.35%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.93%) VPN
7 6 (2.51%) WAN
7 6 (2.51%) LAN
8 5 (2.09%) DNS
9 4 (1.67%) DHCP
9 4 (1.67%) Firewall
10 1 (0.42%) Wireless
10 1 (0.42%) VoIP
10 1 (0.42%) VLAN
10 1 (0.42%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (38.91%) SQL Server
2 38 (15.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (12.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (8.79%) Relational Database
5 15 (6.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.51%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.09%) MS Access
10 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (12.55%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.60%) Subversion
3 5 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.26%) NUnit
4 3 (1.26%) ClearQuest
4 3 (1.26%) Selenium
4 3 (1.26%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.84%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (0.84%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.42%) GDB
6 1 (0.42%) WinDbg
General
1 63 (26.36%) Finance
2 22 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.69%) Retail
4 14 (5.86%) Military
5 13 (5.44%) Marketing
6 7 (2.93%) Law
7 4 (1.67%) Automotive
8 3 (1.26%) Billing
8 3 (1.26%) Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 84 (35.15%) Developer
2 54 (22.59%) Analyst
3 44 (18.41%) .NET Developer
4 23 (9.62%) C# Developer
4 23 (9.62%) Software Developer
5 19 (7.95%) Junior
5 19 (7.95%) .NET Software Developer
5 19 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (7.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (7.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (6.69%) Support Analyst
7 16 (6.69%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.28%) Technical Analyst
9 14 (5.86%) Web Developer
9 14 (5.86%) Software Engineer
10 13 (5.44%) Junior Developer
10 13 (5.44%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.60%) Help Desk Analyst
12 10 (4.18%) Applications Support
12 10 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (34.31%) .NET
2 68 (28.45%) ASP.NET
3 64 (26.78%) HTML
4 54 (22.59%) XML
5 45 (18.83%) CSS
6 29 (12.13%) jQuery
7 24 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (9.62%) Web Services
9 19 (7.95%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 14 (5.86%) WPF
11 13 (5.44%) WCF
12 11 (4.60%) HTML5
13 8 (3.35%) CSS3
14 7 (2.93%) ADO.NET
14 7 (2.93%) JSON
14 7 (2.93%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (2.51%) Backbone.js
16 5 (2.09%) SOAP
17 4 (1.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.88%) Management Information System
2 23 (9.62%) Mobile App
3 21 (8.79%) PKI
4 19 (7.95%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.35%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.51%) Firmware
8 4 (1.67%) Clustering
9 2 (0.84%) CCTV
9 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.84%) Replication
10 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.42%) PMI
10 1 (0.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 126 (52.72%) Windows
2 41 (17.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (9.62%) Linux
5 19 (7.95%) Windows XP
5 19 (7.95%) Windows 7
6 14 (5.86%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.84%) UNIX
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (12.13%) MVC
2 27 (11.30%) Time Management
3 25 (10.46%) Software Engineering
4 23 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (8.79%) ITIL
5 21 (8.79%) Project Management
6 20 (8.37%) E-Commerce
7 19 (7.95%) Configuration Management
7 19 (7.95%) Mobile Application Development
8 18 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.69%) Information Security
10 14 (5.86%) Computer Forensics
10 14 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (5.02%) Workflow
12 11 (4.60%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (4.60%) V-Model
13 10 (4.18%) Unit Testing
14 9 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (3.77%) Programme Management
14 9 (3.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 92 (38.49%) SQL
2 82 (34.31%) C#
3 55 (23.01%) JavaScript
4 41 (17.15%) Java
5 39 (16.32%) T-SQL
6 32 (13.39%) C
7 29 (12.13%) C++
8 19 (7.95%) XQuery
8 19 (7.95%) XPath
9 10 (4.18%) Python
10 9 (3.77%) VBA
11 6 (2.51%) VB
11 6 (2.51%) PHP
12 5 (2.09%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.67%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.84%) XAML
16 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (17.15%) Security Cleared
2 29 (12.13%) Degree
3 22 (9.21%) DV Cleared
4 20 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (4.60%) CEH
6 7 (2.93%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.09%) HNC
7 5 (2.09%) MCSE
8 3 (1.26%) MCTS
8 3 (1.26%) MCITP
8 3 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.84%) ISEB
9 2 (0.84%) HND
10 1 (0.42%) MCSA
10 1 (0.42%) MCP
10 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.60%) SLA
2 4 (1.67%) QA
3 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (12.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (10.04%) Hyper-V
3 23 (9.62%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.35%) XenApp
5 5 (2.09%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.67%) qmail
6 4 (1.67%) Squid
7 2 (0.84%) vSphere
8 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (11.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 191 (79.92%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.55%) VMware
3 17 (7.11%) Citrix
4 15 (6.28%) HP
5 14 (5.86%) hybris
5 14 (5.86%) EPiServer
6 9 (3.77%) Oracle
6 9 (3.77%) Cisco
7 6 (2.51%) Ektron
8 4 (1.67%) Adobe
8 4 (1.67%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.26%) SAP
10 2 (0.84%) NetApp
10 2 (0.84%) Teradata
11 1 (0.42%) SolidWorks
11 1 (0.42%) Mitel
11 1 (0.42%) Dell
11 1 (0.42%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.42%) Apple
11 1 (0.42%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (dependant on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago