The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 10 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.90% 12.67% 14.81%
As % of the Applications category 47.62% 63.33% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 16
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £31,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
Lancashire

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

Applications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 14.48% 20.00% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 18
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £32,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Preston

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Preston

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Preston region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Preston

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (60.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (20.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.00%) ERP
7 3 (15.00%) OOP
7 3 (15.00%) OOD
7 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) PHP
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) C
7 3 (15.00%) VB
7 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (15.00%) Billing
7 3 (15.00%) VB6
7 3 (15.00%) Objective-C

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) VB Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) MI Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Navision Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) Grails
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) WCF
4 2 (10.00%) WinForms
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) ERP
2 3 (15.00%) OOP
2 3 (15.00%) OOD
2 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Release Management
2 3 (15.00%) System Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Time Management
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Process Management
3 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Document Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) VB
5 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (15.00%) Groovy
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) VBA
6 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
Preston, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago