The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 185 183 194
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.026% 0.024%
As % of the Applications category 1.56% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +123.68%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
Spreadsheet
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
704 489 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.94% 12.81% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 607 433 546
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in Manchester

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Spreadsheet Salary Histogram in Manchester

Spreadsheet
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Bolton +10 4 £39,250 -7.64%
Spreadsheet
North West

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (70.37%) MS Excel
2 17 (62.96%) MS Office
3 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (48.15%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) Degree
6 11 (40.74%) Direct Marketing
6 11 (40.74%) Marketing
6 11 (40.74%) Google Analytics
6 11 (40.74%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (40.74%) Analytics
6 11 (40.74%) Data-Driven Marketing
6 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
6 11 (40.74%) SEO
6 11 (40.74%) Web Analytics
6 11 (40.74%) Google
6 11 (40.74%) Coremetrics
6 11 (40.74%) Pay per click
6 11 (40.74%) DB2
6 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
6 11 (40.74%) Data Mining
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.81%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Law
9 4 (14.81%) Legal
9 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
9 4 (14.81%) MS Project
9 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
9 4 (14.81%) LexisNexis

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (70.37%) MS Excel
2 17 (62.96%) MS Office
3 4 (14.81%) MS Project
3 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Google Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) DB2
1 11 (40.74%) Data Mining
1 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Informix
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (40.74%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Law
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Marketing Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Case Management Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Electronics Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Training Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Account Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Project Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
1 11 (40.74%) SEO
1 11 (40.74%) Web Analytics
1 11 (40.74%) Pay per click
1 11 (40.74%) Direct Marketing
1 11 (40.74%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (40.74%) Analytics
1 11 (40.74%) Data-Driven Marketing
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 3 (11.11%) E-business
4 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Validation
4 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (7.41%) B2B
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBA
2 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (7.41%) APMP
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
1 2 (7.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
1 11 (40.74%) Google
1 11 (40.74%) Coremetrics
2 4 (14.81%) LexisNexis
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle