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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.76% 3.35% 2.03%
As % of the Applications category 45.00% 11.76% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
20 51 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.24% 28.49% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 17
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £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 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 24 June 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in the Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 8 (66.67%) WebSpeed
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) COM
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) XHTML
3 8 (66.67%) Client/Server
3 8 (66.67%) OpenEdge
3 8 (66.67%) Progress 4GL
3 8 (66.67%) Progress
3 8 (66.67%) OLE
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (8.33%) Magento
5 1 (8.33%) Social Media
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Office 365
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development

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 8 (66.67%) OpenEdge
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) WebSpeed
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Progress 4GL Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Progress Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Progress Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) COM
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) OLE
1 8 (66.67%) XHTML
1 8 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (8.33%) Analytics
1 1 (8.33%) B2B
1 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (8.33%) Coaching
1 1 (8.33%) Content Management
1 1 (8.33%) Creative Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (8.33%) Internal Audit
1 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (8.33%) Project Management
1 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (8.33%) SEO
1 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (8.33%) Web Design
1 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) IRCA
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Progress