The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 1 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.74% 6.57% 13.17%
As % of the Applications category 9.09% 50.00% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 26
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Applications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.09% 13.15% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 32
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (21.74%) NHS
6 5 (21.74%) Project Management
6 5 (21.74%) ETL
6 5 (21.74%) SLA
6 5 (21.74%) Star Schema
6 5 (21.74%) OLAP
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (21.74%) WCF
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (21.74%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (21.74%) Data Extraction
6 5 (21.74%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (17.39%) SystemC
7 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) C
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) OO

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.04%) IIS
1 3 (13.04%) Lync
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
1 3 (13.04%) VoIP
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (21.74%) Star Schema
3 5 (21.74%) OLAP
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Consultant
1 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse Consultant
1 5 (21.74%) Data Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) C# Software Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) WCF
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.04%) COM
4 3 (13.04%) SOAP
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) Itk
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 2 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (8.70%) WPF
5 2 (8.70%) Silverlight
5 2 (8.70%) WinForms
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) NHS
1 5 (21.74%) Data Extraction
2 4 (17.39%) SystemC
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) ETL
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (21.74%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) MVVM
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) C
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) HNC
3 1 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) ISA Server
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (13.04%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (13.04%) IAG
1 3 (13.04%) UAG
1 3 (13.04%) XenApp
1 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) WSUS
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
1 3 (13.04%) Cacti
1 3 (13.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) NetApp
2 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.04%) Symantec
2 3 (13.04%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) EMC
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.70%) DevExpress
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.35%) Siemens
4 1 (4.35%) IBM