The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 58 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.35% 0.16% 0.51%
As % of the Applications category 2.25% 0.78% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -
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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
89 129 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.78% 20.31% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 63 109 91
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in Merseyside

Spreadsheet
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Management
1 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) MI Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle