The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 16 37 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.68% 17.96% 1.41%
As % of the Applications category 61.54% 74.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 2
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +13.51%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MS Excel
England

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

Applications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
26 50 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.22% 24.27% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 9
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in the Midlands

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) MS Office
3 14 (56.00%) COM
3 14 (56.00%) CSS
3 14 (56.00%) XML
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) XHTML
3 14 (56.00%) Client/Server
3 14 (56.00%) OLE
3 14 (56.00%) OpenEdge
3 14 (56.00%) Progress 4GL
3 14 (56.00%) Progress
3 14 (56.00%) WebSpeed
4 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) MS Project
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.00%) Finance
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Windows
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) ERP
6 3 (12.00%) NHS
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (8.00%) Data Transformation

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (56.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) DataStage
3 1 (4.00%) Looker
3 1 (4.00%) MS Access
3 1 (4.00%) Power BI
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) WebSpeed
2 2 (8.00%) JProfiler
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Progress 4GL Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Progress Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Senior Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Senior Progress Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Clinical Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Deployment Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) COM
1 14 (56.00%) CSS
1 14 (56.00%) HTML
1 14 (56.00%) OLE
1 14 (56.00%) XHTML
1 14 (56.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) AS400
3 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) ERP
3 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (8.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (56.00%) Progress 4GL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (8.00%) MBA
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) HL7
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) NEBOSH
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) Progress