The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale 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 8 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 12 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 26.09% 42.86% 19.23%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 15
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £45,500 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 26.09% 42.86% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 15
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £37,900 £45,500
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 Rochdale

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Rochdale

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Internet
2 21 (91.30%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
2 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 21 (91.30%) Marketing
2 21 (91.30%) Coaching
3 19 (82.61%) UML
4 12 (52.17%) Finance
4 12 (52.17%) Web Services
4 12 (52.17%) OO
4 12 (52.17%) OOD
4 12 (52.17%) Refactoring
4 12 (52.17%) Time Management
4 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) TDD
4 12 (52.17%) Billing
4 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
4 12 (52.17%) Line Management
4 12 (52.17%) Mentoring
4 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
4 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (52.17%) MSTest
5 10 (43.48%) BDD
5 10 (43.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (43.48%) LINQ to SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) IPsec
2 2 (8.70%) DSL
2 2 (8.70%) PBX
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MSTest
2 10 (43.48%) SpecFlow
2 10 (43.48%) NUnit
2 10 (43.48%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (91.30%) Marketing
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Lead Developer
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Team Leader
3 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
4 4 (17.39%) Web Development Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Web Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Development Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) HTML
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
1 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET
1 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) Web Services
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (43.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 10 (43.48%) LINQ to SQL
3 10 (43.48%) REST
3 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
3 10 (43.48%) WCF
3 10 (43.48%) LINQ
3 10 (43.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Coaching
2 19 (82.61%) UML
3 12 (52.17%) OO
3 12 (52.17%) OOD
3 12 (52.17%) Refactoring
3 12 (52.17%) Time Management
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Line Management
3 12 (52.17%) Mentoring
3 12 (52.17%) Test Strategy
4 10 (43.48%) BDD
4 10 (43.48%) Pair Programming
4 10 (43.48%) OWASP
5 9 (39.13%) Business Development
5 9 (39.13%) MVC
5 9 (39.13%) Content Management
5 9 (39.13%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (39.13%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
1 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSD
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) vSphere
1 2 (8.70%) vCloud
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco