The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 245 233 259
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.045% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 0.18% 0.35% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £27,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.16% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -20.00%
Spreadsheet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1136 859 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.52% 13.00% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 990 737 990
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the North West region.

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in the North West

Spreadsheet
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 2 £27,250 -27.33% 4
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet.

1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
3 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (40.00%) Analytics
4 14 (40.00%) Degree
5 13 (37.14%) MS Office
5 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
6 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
6 11 (31.43%) Data Mining
6 11 (31.43%) DB2
6 11 (31.43%) SEO
6 11 (31.43%) Finance
6 11 (31.43%) Direct Marketing
6 11 (31.43%) Web Analytics
6 11 (31.43%) Google
6 11 (31.43%) Coremetrics
6 11 (31.43%) Pay per click
6 11 (31.43%) Marketing
6 11 (31.43%) Data-Driven Marketing
6 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
6 11 (31.43%) Google Analytics
6 11 (31.43%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (17.14%) Project Management
8 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (11.43%) MS Project
9 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 13 (37.14%) MS Office
3 4 (11.43%) MS Project
4 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.71%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) DB2
1 11 (31.43%) Data Mining
1 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) Informix
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.86%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
1 11 (31.43%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Billing
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Marketing Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics Technician
3 3 (8.57%) Business Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Database Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Case Management Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Project Leader
5 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Account Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Training Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.86%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Analytics
2 11 (31.43%) Data-Driven Marketing
2 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
2 11 (31.43%) SEO
2 11 (31.43%) Web Analytics
2 11 (31.43%) Pay per click
2 11 (31.43%) Direct Marketing
2 11 (31.43%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (17.14%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.57%) ETL
6 3 (8.57%) Regression Testing
6 3 (8.57%) E-business
6 3 (8.57%) Workflow
6 3 (8.57%) Validation
6 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
2 3 (8.57%) VBA
3 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) APMP
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
1 2 (5.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Google
2 11 (31.43%) Coremetrics
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Fujitsu
4 2 (5.71%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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