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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 5 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.67% 6.67% 4.00%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 76.47% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 7
Average salary £44,996 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.87% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,992 £37,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
7 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.54% 8.72% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 12
Average salary £39,992 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.90% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,995 £37,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

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 30 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Local Government
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) E-business
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle