The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.89% 1.95% 3.42%
As % of the Applications category 53.33% 10.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,996
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.44%
UK excluding London median salary £29,425 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +1.69%
MS Office
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
15 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.67% 19.48% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 5
Median salary £42,500 £70,000 £39,992
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +75.03%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

MS Office
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

MS Office Salary Trend in the Midlands

MS Office
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in the Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office 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 Office.

1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) MS Excel
3 14 (77.78%) OLE
3 14 (77.78%) WebSpeed
3 14 (77.78%) Client/Server
3 14 (77.78%) OpenEdge
3 14 (77.78%) Progress 4GL
3 14 (77.78%) Progress
3 14 (77.78%) HTML
3 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 14 (77.78%) COM
3 14 (77.78%) CSS
3 14 (77.78%) XML
3 14 (77.78%) XHTML
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
5 1 (5.56%) Process Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
5 1 (5.56%) Local Government
5 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC

MS Office
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 (77.78%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 16 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) WebSpeed
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
1 14 (77.78%) Progress 4GL Developer
1 14 (77.78%) Progress Developer
1 14 (77.78%) Senior Developer
1 14 (77.78%) Senior Progress Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
2 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Software Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) COM
1 14 (77.78%) CSS
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
1 14 (77.78%) OLE
1 14 (77.78%) XHTML
1 14 (77.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) Coaching
2 1 (5.56%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Data Management
2 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
2 1 (5.56%) Process Management
2 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
2 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 14 (77.78%) Progress 4GL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) NEBOSH
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Progress
3 1 (5.56%) SAP