The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 13 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 17.57% 3.75% 15.63%
As % of the Applications category 86.67% 25.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Average salary £21,500 £27,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% -24.13%
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 Salford region.

Applications Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 20.27% 15.00% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 15
Average salary £21,500 £28,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.89% -14.39%
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 Salford

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Salford

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Salford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) .NET
4 14 (42.42%) ERP
5 13 (39.39%) Windows
6 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 11 (33.33%) C#
6 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 9 (27.27%) Degree
8 8 (24.24%) Project Management
8 8 (24.24%) MS Office
8 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (21.21%) User Stories
9 7 (21.21%) jQuery
9 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
9 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.21%) TDD
10 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
10 6 (18.18%) XML
10 6 (18.18%) SYSPRO
11 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (12.12%) Software Testing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) IT Support
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Customer Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Customer Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Support Technician
5 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) IT Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) jQuery
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.21%) HTML
3 6 (18.18%) XML
4 4 (12.12%) XSL
4 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ERP
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 7 (21.21%) User Stories
3 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Line Management
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Business Development
7 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.06%) Data Management
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.12%) VBScript
5 4 (12.12%) VB
5 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) VBA
6 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCITP
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) SYSPRO
3 4 (12.12%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
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