The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 419 432 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.53% 13.31% 11.46%
As % of the Applications category 69.14% 75.26% 70.95%
Number of salaries quoted 303 347 299
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
MS Excel
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
606 574 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.13% 17.69% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 472 465 429
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Leeds

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Leeds

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 632 (74.88%) Microsoft
2 331 (39.22%) SQL
3 310 (36.73%) Windows
4 298 (35.31%) SQL Server
5 197 (23.34%) Active Directory
6 174 (20.62%) Finance
7 173 (20.50%) VMware
8 164 (19.43%) ITIL
9 158 (18.72%) .NET
10 147 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
11 142 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
12 137 (16.23%) MS Office
13 134 (15.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 126 (14.93%) C#
15 125 (14.81%) Citrix
16 114 (13.51%) SAN
17 112 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
17 112 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
18 108 (12.80%) T-SQL
18 108 (12.80%) Project Management
19 107 (12.68%) Retail
20 105 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 105 (12.44%) SQL Server 2008
21 104 (12.32%) MS Exchange
22 97 (11.49%) SharePoint
23 95 (11.26%) Windows 7
24 94 (11.14%) MS PowerPoint
24 94 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
25 91 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 90 (10.66%) ASP.NET

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
1 104 (12.32%) MS Exchange
2 97 (11.49%) SharePoint
3 43 (5.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (4.50%) Apache
5 32 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (2.84%) IIS
7 19 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (2.01%) Lync
9 14 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (1.42%) SAS
11 11 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.95%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.47%) WorkSite
14 4 (0.47%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.36%) Confluence
15 3 (0.36%) Node.js
Applications
1 137 (16.23%) MS Office
2 94 (11.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 57 (6.75%) MS Visio
4 35 (4.15%) MS Project
5 3 (0.36%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (5.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.71%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 5 (0.59%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.36%) Sage 50
5 3 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.73%) Office 365
2 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 114 (13.51%) SAN
2 85 (10.07%) Internet
3 68 (8.06%) DNS
4 65 (7.70%) Wireless
5 51 (6.04%) DHCP
6 44 (5.21%) WAN
6 44 (5.21%) LAN
7 38 (4.50%) Intranet
8 25 (2.96%) Firewall
9 18 (2.13%) VPN
10 17 (2.01%) DMZ
11 16 (1.90%) VoIP
11 16 (1.90%) FTP
12 12 (1.42%) TCP/IP
13 11 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (1.18%) NAS
14 10 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (1.07%) HTTP
16 7 (0.83%) VLAN
16 7 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (35.31%) SQL Server
2 105 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 105 (12.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 91 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (8.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 56 (6.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (4.50%) MySQL
8 34 (4.03%) Big Data
9 30 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (2.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (1.90%) MS Access
12 15 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (1.07%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.83%) Informix
15 6 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (0.71%) Relational Database
16 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (4.98%) Visual Studio
3 32 (3.79%) Moq
3 32 (3.79%) SoapUI
3 32 (3.79%) ReSharper
4 16 (1.90%) SpecFlow
5 10 (1.18%) Subversion
6 8 (0.95%) Selenium
6 8 (0.95%) FitNesse
7 5 (0.59%) WebLOAD
7 5 (0.59%) NeoLoad
7 5 (0.59%) JMeter
8 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.47%) JIRA
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.24%) NUnit
10 2 (0.24%) JUnit
11 1 (0.12%) Maven
11 1 (0.12%) MorphX
11 1 (0.12%) MSI
General
1 174 (20.62%) Finance
2 107 (12.68%) Retail
3 56 (6.64%) Legal
4 34 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 34 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (1.78%) Banking
6 14 (1.66%) Advertising
7 10 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 6 (0.71%) Marketing
9 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.24%) Law
10 2 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 245 (29.03%) Analyst
2 152 (18.01%) Developer
3 104 (12.32%) Support Analyst
4 64 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 54 (6.40%) Service Analyst
6 51 (6.04%) Applications Support
7 48 (5.69%) Senior Analyst
8 45 (5.33%) .NET Developer
9 42 (4.98%) Software Developer
10 41 (4.86%) IT Support
11 38 (4.50%) Support Technician
12 37 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
12 37 (4.38%) PMO Analyst
13 36 (4.27%) Senior Developer
14 34 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 34 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 33 (3.91%) Consultant
16 31 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support
16 31 (3.67%) Service Desk Analyst
16 31 (3.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (18.72%) .NET
2 90 (10.66%) ASP.NET
3 56 (6.64%) WCF
4 55 (6.52%) .NET Framework
4 55 (6.52%) XML
5 47 (5.57%) WPF
6 37 (4.38%) HTML
7 35 (4.15%) WinForms
8 30 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (2.37%) REST
10 18 (2.13%) CSS
11 17 (2.01%) jQuery
12 15 (1.78%) Web Services
12 15 (1.78%) HTML5
12 15 (1.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (1.30%) MDX
14 9 (1.07%) JSON
14 9 (1.07%) Classic ASP
15 8 (0.95%) Gherkin
16 7 (0.83%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 94 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (9.83%) Management Information System
3 50 (5.92%) NHS
4 43 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (4.38%) Blackberry
6 27 (3.20%) Clustering
7 23 (2.73%) Statistics
8 14 (1.66%) Replication
9 13 (1.54%) PMI
10 12 (1.42%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.42%) User Experience
11 10 (1.18%) CMDB
11 10 (1.18%) Wiki
11 10 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.07%) PKI
13 7 (0.83%) Computer Science
13 7 (0.83%) Data Integration
13 7 (0.83%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.71%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 310 (36.73%) Windows
2 134 (15.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 95 (11.26%) Windows 7
5 73 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (6.99%) Windows XP
7 52 (6.16%) Linux
8 44 (5.21%) UNIX
9 32 (3.79%) Apple iOS
10 13 (1.54%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.95%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.47%) CentOS
13 3 (0.36%) SUSE
13 3 (0.36%) Debian
14 2 (0.24%) Android
15 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (19.43%) ITIL
2 147 (17.42%) Business Intelligence
3 142 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (12.80%) Project Management
5 71 (8.41%) CRM
6 67 (7.94%) Service Delivery
7 53 (6.28%) Analytics
8 52 (6.16%) E-Commerce
9 51 (6.04%) Mentoring
10 47 (5.57%) Change Management
10 47 (5.57%) Scrum
11 45 (5.33%) Software Engineering
11 45 (5.33%) Incident Management
12 42 (4.98%) MVC
13 40 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 37 (4.38%) People Management
15 35 (4.15%) PRINCE2
16 34 (4.03%) ETL
17 33 (3.91%) Line Management
18 32 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 331 (39.22%) SQL
2 126 (14.93%) C#
3 108 (12.80%) T-SQL
4 32 (3.79%) VBA
5 31 (3.67%) PowerShell
6 28 (3.32%) JavaScript
7 23 (2.73%) VB
7 23 (2.73%) VB.NET
8 21 (2.49%) C
9 11 (1.30%) Java
10 10 (1.18%) PHP
11 9 (1.07%) C++
12 6 (0.71%) VB6
13 5 (0.59%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.24%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.12%) X++
15 1 (0.12%) VBScript
15 1 (0.12%) COBOL
15 1 (0.12%) Delphi
15 1 (0.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 79 (9.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (8.77%) Degree
3 64 (7.58%) MCSE
4 45 (5.33%) MCITP
5 41 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 36 (4.27%) MCSA
7 24 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
7 24 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (2.61%) CCNP
9 19 (2.25%) ISEB
9 19 (2.25%) ISTQB
10 16 (1.90%) CCA
11 15 (1.78%) MCP
11 15 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 14 (1.66%) CCNA
13 13 (1.54%) PMI Certification
13 13 (1.54%) Security Cleared
14 11 (1.30%) CCIE
15 10 (1.18%) CCDP
16 9 (1.07%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.16%) SLA
2 19 (2.25%) QA
3 7 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.47%) HL7
4 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 197 (23.34%) Active Directory
2 112 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (9.95%) Hyper-V
4 39 (4.62%) XenApp
4 39 (4.62%) vSphere
5 18 (2.13%) XenServer
6 16 (1.90%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.71%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.59%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.36%) UAG
11 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.12%) Squid
12 1 (0.12%) Xen
12 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (2.49%) SCCM
2 18 (2.13%) Backup Exec
3 14 (1.66%) SCOM
4 11 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 9 (1.07%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.07%) SCDPM
6 8 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (0.71%) Oracle EDQ
8 6 (0.71%) ARCserve
8 6 (0.71%) Puppet
9 5 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.59%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.47%) WSUS
11 3 (0.36%) PureDisk
11 3 (0.36%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.36%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
12 2 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
13 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 632 (74.88%) Microsoft
2 173 (20.50%) VMware
3 125 (14.81%) Citrix
4 77 (9.12%) Cisco
5 50 (5.92%) Oracle
6 43 (5.09%) HP
7 37 (4.38%) Symantec
8 34 (4.03%) Apple
9 28 (3.32%) NetApp
10 22 (2.61%) Veeam
10 22 (2.61%) Riverbed
11 19 (2.25%) SolarWinds
12 17 (2.01%) Dell
13 14 (1.66%) CheckPoint
14 13 (1.54%) IBM
15 12 (1.42%) Sage
15 12 (1.42%) Red Hat
15 12 (1.42%) Brocade
16 11 (1.30%) Sybase
17 9 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + PENSION + BENS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,394 per annum 40 days holiday, 16% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,954 per annum 40 days holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
IntaPeople
Salary: Negotiable dependant on candidate
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 11 days ago