The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 25 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 Highlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 5 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 9.09% 13.79% 8.70%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 9.09% 13.79% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
Scotland

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in the Highlands

MS Excel
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Inverness +5 1 - -
MS Excel
Scotland

MS Excel
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) InfoPath
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (33.33%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) IBM