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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 6 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 37 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.37% 4.35% 6.64%
As % of the Applications category 75.51% 35.29% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 15
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £43,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
49 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.65% 12.32% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 31
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
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 7 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (56.45%) CRM
3 29 (46.77%) Project Management
4 27 (43.55%) Change Management
5 26 (41.94%) Retail
5 26 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (40.32%) Manufacturing
6 25 (40.32%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (37.10%) SAP
8 21 (33.87%) Salesforce.com
9 20 (32.26%) SAP Certification
9 20 (32.26%) ERP
9 20 (32.26%) Games
9 20 (32.26%) Data Centre
9 20 (32.26%) Data Centre Operations
9 20 (32.26%) SaaS
10 18 (29.03%) Finance
11 15 (24.19%) SAP HANA
11 15 (24.19%) SAP ERP
12 13 (20.97%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (19.35%) User Experience
13 12 (19.35%) SQL
14 11 (17.74%) MS Visio
15 10 (16.13%) HTML
15 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (16.13%) Aerospace
15 10 (16.13%) Service Management
15 10 (16.13%) SDLC
15 10 (16.13%) SAP Implementation
16 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (4.84%) Lync
2 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Visio
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
3 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (24.19%) SAP ERP
2 13 (20.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (8.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (8.06%) SAP SD
4 4 (6.45%) SAP PP
4 4 (6.45%) SAP QM
4 4 (6.45%) SAP MII
5 2 (3.23%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (3.23%) Aareon QL
5 2 (3.23%) OPENHousing
5 2 (3.23%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (3.23%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (3.23%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (3.23%) SAP Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Academy Housing
5 2 (3.23%) arcHouse
5 2 (3.23%) SAP MM
5 2 (3.23%) SAP CRM
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (3.23%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) CTI
2 2 (3.23%) MPLS
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
2 2 (3.23%) DNS
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.23%) PABX
3 1 (1.61%) BGP
3 1 (1.61%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SAP HANA
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) PowerDesigner
2 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) LSMW
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 26 (41.94%) Retail
2 25 (40.32%) Manufacturing
3 20 (32.26%) Games
4 18 (29.03%) Finance
5 10 (16.13%) Aerospace
6 8 (12.90%) Back Office
7 6 (9.68%) Banking
7 6 (9.68%) Retail Banking
8 5 (8.06%) Billing
9 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
10 3 (4.84%) Legal
10 3 (4.84%) Marketing
11 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Consultant
2 12 (19.35%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (16.13%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) CRM Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Management Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Designer
7 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Developer
8 3 (4.84%) CRM Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) HTML
2 9 (14.52%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) CSS
2 9 (14.52%) XML
3 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.06%) jQuery
3 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) CSS3
4 4 (6.45%) REST
4 4 (6.45%) JSON
4 4 (6.45%) SOAP
4 4 (6.45%) XSLT
5 2 (3.23%) VXML
5 2 (3.23%) XMPP
6 1 (1.61%) MDX
6 1 (1.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (32.26%) Data Centre
3 12 (19.35%) User Experience
4 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.06%) Graphic Design
5 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
6 4 (6.45%) IVR
7 3 (4.84%) PMI
8 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) CRM
2 29 (46.77%) Project Management
3 27 (43.55%) Change Management
4 26 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (32.26%) ERP
5 20 (32.26%) Data Centre Operations
6 10 (16.13%) SDLC
6 10 (16.13%) Service Management
6 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.13%) SAP Implementation
7 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
8 8 (12.90%) Lean Manufacturing
9 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 6 (9.68%) Programme Management
11 5 (8.06%) Web Development
11 5 (8.06%) Business Development
11 5 (8.06%) MVC
11 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.06%) C#
3 5 (8.06%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.45%) ABAP
5 2 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) SAP Certification
2 6 (9.68%) Degree
3 5 (8.06%) CIMA
3 5 (8.06%) AAT
4 3 (4.84%) ICAEW
4 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.23%) ACCA
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.10%) SAP
3 21 (33.87%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (11.29%) Oracle
5 5 (8.06%) Civica
6 4 (6.45%) KANA
6 4 (6.45%) TARGIT
7 3 (4.84%) Sage
7 3 (4.84%) Infor
7 3 (4.84%) LexisNexis
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco
8 2 (3.23%) Sun
8 2 (3.23%) Epicor
8 2 (3.23%) Pegasus
8 2 (3.23%) CODA
8 2 (3.23%) JD Edwards
8 2 (3.23%) Capita
8 2 (3.23%) Orchard
8 2 (3.23%) Northgate
8 2 (3.23%) VMware
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