The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 8 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 32 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 19.39% 12.33% 14.29%
As % of the Applications category 84.21% 50.00% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 13
Average salary £48,250 £30,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.83% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,600 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,150 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
MS Office
Hertfordshire

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

Applications Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
38 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 23.03% 24.66% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 28
Average salary £54,000 £26,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.77% -41.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

MS Office
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth region citing MS Office 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 Office.

1 46 (85.19%) Finance
2 38 (70.37%) MS Visio
3 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (61.11%) SQL
5 26 (48.15%) Business Analysis
5 26 (48.15%) Waterfall
5 26 (48.15%) Software Delivery
6 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
6 23 (42.59%) Mentoring
7 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (29.63%) QA
8 16 (29.63%) XML
9 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
10 14 (25.93%) CBAP
11 10 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (16.67%) Project Management
12 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (16.67%) Test Planning
13 7 (12.96%) ISEB
13 7 (12.96%) HP UFT
13 7 (12.96%) UNIX
13 7 (12.96%) Degree
13 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
13 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
13 7 (12.96%) Line Management
13 7 (12.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
13 7 (12.96%) System Testing

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth region citing MS Office 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 Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) TPMS
Applications
1 38 (70.37%) MS Visio
2 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 10 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) HP UFT
2 6 (11.11%) Selenium
3 4 (7.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
General
1 46 (85.19%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (77.78%) Analyst
2 27 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 27 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (46.30%) Systems Analyst
4 21 (38.89%) Business Systems Analyst
5 20 (37.04%) Senior Business Analyst
6 15 (27.78%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 15 (27.78%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 8 (14.81%) Test Analyst
8 7 (12.96%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (9.26%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (9.26%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (9.26%) Consultant
9 5 (9.26%) Product Specialist
10 4 (7.41%) Systems Accountant
11 3 (5.56%) IT Support
11 3 (5.56%) Coordinator
12 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
13 1 (1.85%) Support Specialist
13 1 (1.85%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) UNIX
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) Business Analysis
2 26 (48.15%) Waterfall
2 26 (48.15%) Software Delivery
3 23 (42.59%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (16.67%) Project Management
5 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
5 7 (12.96%) System Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Time Management
5 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Line Management
6 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL
7 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) CBAP
2 7 (12.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (12.96%) ISEB
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.63%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Planview
3 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) IBM