The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 8 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.56% 2.80% 13.43%
As % of the Applications category 57.14% 50.00% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 15
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%
MS Excel
UK

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

Applications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14 6 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.72% 5.61% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 20
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,040 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

MS Excel
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
County Antrim -5 8 £37,500 +25.00% 5
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) HTML
6 6 (42.86%) C#
6 6 (42.86%) .NET
6 6 (42.86%) XML
7 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
8 4 (28.57%) MVC
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (21.43%) HTML5
9 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 3 (21.43%) Java EE
9 3 (21.43%) SOA
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (21.43%) Web Services
9 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
9 3 (21.43%) Java
10 2 (14.29%) MySQL
10 2 (14.29%) Oracle
10 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
10 2 (14.29%) COM+

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Hazelcast
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Redis
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) FitNesse
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Hudson
2 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 2 (14.29%) JBehave
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Mockito
2 2 (14.29%) NetBeans
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) Java EE
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 2 (14.29%) EclipseLink
5 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (14.29%) LESS
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) Sass
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.14%) NetWare
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
1 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) System Testing
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Sun Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) EMC Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Novell
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
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