The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 197 240 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.15% 7.41% 9.84%
As % of the Applications category 68.40% 65.57% 65.82%
Number of salaries quoted 121 156 214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Scotland region.

Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
288 366 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.45% 11.31% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 187 239 347
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,508
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.32%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Scotland

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Scotland

MS Excel
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 84 £41,500 -2.35% 6
Glasgow -5 84 £41,000 +9.33% 6
Stirling +7 7 £33,000 +29.41%
West Lothian +7 7 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Fife +1 4 £27,000 +3.84%
Renfrewshire 0 3 £45,000 +52.54% 2
Lanarkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £30,000 -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 322 (75.23%) Microsoft
2 149 (34.81%) SQL Server
3 142 (33.18%) Finance
4 130 (30.37%) SQL
5 108 (25.23%) Windows
6 106 (24.77%) MS Office
7 102 (23.83%) Degree
8 93 (21.73%) .NET
9 88 (20.56%) C#
10 84 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
11 83 (19.39%) Business Intelligence
12 60 (14.02%) JavaScript
12 60 (14.02%) Computer Science
13 59 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
14 56 (13.08%) Active Directory
15 55 (12.85%) MS PowerPoint
16 53 (12.38%) VMware
16 53 (12.38%) HTML
17 51 (11.92%) SharePoint
18 50 (11.68%) ASP.NET
18 50 (11.68%) CSS
19 49 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
20 47 (10.98%) Windows Server
21 45 (10.51%) Banking
22 44 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
23 43 (10.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 43 (10.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 40 (9.35%) Oracle
25 38 (8.88%) ITIL
25 38 (8.88%) Project Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (11.92%) SharePoint
2 30 (7.01%) MS Exchange
3 21 (4.91%) IIS
4 17 (3.97%) CMS
5 16 (3.74%) SAS
6 11 (2.57%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.40%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.17%) Apache
9 5 (1.17%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.93%) CICS
10 4 (0.93%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.93%) JBoss
10 4 (0.93%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.47%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 106 (24.77%) MS Office
2 55 (12.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (3.04%) MS Project
4 7 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.17%) Stata
6 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.44%) Cognos TM1
2 16 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (3.50%) Cognos Controller
4 14 (3.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (1.64%) HFM
6 6 (1.40%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (0.93%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.70%) Sage CRM
9 2 (0.47%) Sonata
10 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.23%) Hi Portfolio
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.23%) osCommerce
10 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.50%) SaaS
3 11 (2.57%) Office 365
4 8 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.93%) IaaS
7 3 (0.70%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.47%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.41%) Firewall
2 24 (5.61%) SAN
3 17 (3.97%) DHCP
3 17 (3.97%) DNS
4 11 (2.57%) WAN
5 10 (2.34%) VoIP
5 10 (2.34%) VPN
6 9 (2.10%) LAN
7 8 (1.87%) Internet
7 8 (1.87%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.64%) Wireless
9 5 (1.17%) SSL
10 4 (0.93%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.93%) Network Security
10 4 (0.93%) SSH
11 3 (0.70%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.70%) HTTP
12 2 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.47%) LDAP
12 2 (0.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (34.81%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 43 (10.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (5.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.27%) MySQL
6 13 (3.04%) MS Access
7 12 (2.80%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.34%) Data Mining
9 10 (2.34%) QlikView
10 9 (2.10%) Big Data
10 9 (2.10%) NoSQL
10 9 (2.10%) Power BI
10 9 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.87%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.64%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.64%) OLAP
12 7 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (4.67%) Visual Studio
2 19 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.97%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.87%) IntelliJ
4 8 (1.87%) Subversion
4 8 (1.87%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.64%) JIRA
6 5 (1.17%) Selenium
7 4 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.93%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.47%) Grunt
8 2 (0.47%) RubyMine
9 1 (0.23%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.23%) MSI
9 1 (0.23%) Xcode
General
1 142 (33.18%) Finance
2 45 (10.51%) Banking
3 22 (5.14%) Investment Banking
4 13 (3.04%) Marketing
4 13 (3.04%) Retail
5 8 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.64%) Games
7 6 (1.40%) Legal
7 6 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.17%) Law
9 4 (0.93%) Automotive
10 3 (0.70%) Front Office
11 2 (0.47%) Back Office
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (27.80%) Developer
2 92 (21.50%) Analyst
3 42 (9.81%) .NET Developer
4 41 (9.58%) Consultant
5 24 (5.61%) Support Analyst
6 22 (5.14%) Architect
6 22 (5.14%) C# Developer
7 20 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 20 (4.67%) Senior Developer
7 20 (4.67%) Systems Analyst
8 17 (3.97%) SQL Developer
9 16 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (3.50%) Accountant
10 15 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (3.50%) IT Analyst
10 15 (3.50%) Systems Accountant
11 14 (3.27%) Support Engineer
12 12 (2.80%) Applications Support
12 12 (2.80%) IT Consultant
12 12 (2.80%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (21.73%) .NET
2 53 (12.38%) HTML
3 50 (11.68%) ASP.NET
3 50 (11.68%) CSS
4 22 (5.14%) .NET Framework
4 22 (5.14%) Web Services
5 19 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (4.44%) WCF
6 18 (4.21%) AngularJS
7 17 (3.97%) jQuery
8 16 (3.74%) XML
9 15 (3.50%) Entity Framework
10 14 (3.27%) Ajax
10 14 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (3.27%) REST
11 13 (3.04%) WPF
12 12 (2.80%) HTML5
13 11 (2.57%) Middleware
14 10 (2.34%) JSON
15 8 (1.87%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.02%) Computer Science
2 59 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.74%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.04%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.04%) Virtual Team
6 12 (2.80%) Statistics
7 10 (2.34%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.34%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.87%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.64%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.40%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.17%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (1.17%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.17%) Informatics
12 4 (0.93%) FMCG
12 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.93%) PKI
13 3 (0.70%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 108 (25.23%) Windows
2 47 (10.98%) Windows Server
3 38 (8.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (6.78%) Linux
5 24 (5.61%) Windows 7
6 22 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (3.74%) Unix
8 12 (2.80%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.10%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (1.40%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.17%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.17%) zOS
12 2 (0.47%) AIX
12 2 (0.47%) Android
12 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.47%) Solaris
13 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (19.39%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (8.88%) ITIL
3 38 (8.88%) Project Management
4 36 (8.41%) CRM
5 34 (7.94%) Scrum
6 30 (7.01%) Web Development
7 28 (6.54%) SDLC
8 27 (6.31%) MVC
9 26 (6.07%) Mentoring
9 26 (6.07%) Validation
10 24 (5.61%) Business Analysis
11 23 (5.37%) OO
11 23 (5.37%) TDD
12 22 (5.14%) Time Management
13 21 (4.91%) Analytics
13 21 (4.91%) Change Control
13 21 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (4.67%) Change Management
15 18 (4.21%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (30.37%) SQL
2 88 (20.56%) C#
3 60 (14.02%) JavaScript
4 27 (6.31%) Java
4 27 (6.31%) T-SQL
5 18 (4.21%) VB.NET
6 15 (3.50%) VBA
7 13 (3.04%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.04%) Python
7 13 (3.04%) Scala
8 12 (2.80%) Perl
9 11 (2.57%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.87%) Groovy
10 8 (1.87%) R
11 7 (1.64%) C++
12 6 (1.40%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.17%) Assembly Language
13 5 (1.17%) JCL
13 5 (1.17%) REXX
13 5 (1.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 102 (23.83%) Degree
2 29 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.57%) MCSE
4 10 (2.34%) MCP
5 7 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.40%) CCNA
6 6 (1.40%) ISEB
6 6 (1.40%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.17%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.93%) CISA
8 4 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.93%) MCSA
8 4 (0.93%) PhD
9 3 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.70%) MCITP
9 3 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.47%) CISSP
10 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.01%) SLA
2 15 (3.50%) QA
3 7 (1.64%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (13.08%) Active Directory
2 49 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (8.41%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.17%) Firmware
4 5 (1.17%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 5 (1.17%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (1.17%) vSphere
5 4 (0.93%) RACF
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.23%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.23%) Squid
7 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.23%) XenApp
7 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (6.31%) SCCM
2 20 (4.67%) SCOM
3 8 (1.87%) Rundeck
4 6 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.40%) Puppet
5 4 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (0.93%) zSecure
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.23%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.23%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 322 (75.23%) Microsoft
2 53 (12.38%) VMware
3 40 (9.35%) Oracle
4 26 (6.07%) Cisco
5 19 (4.44%) Cognos
6 15 (3.50%) HP
6 15 (3.50%) Tableau
7 13 (3.04%) IBM
8 12 (2.80%) Xamarin
9 11 (2.57%) Anaplan
9 11 (2.57%) Hyperion
10 10 (2.34%) Citrix
11 8 (1.87%) CA
11 8 (1.87%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.64%) Dell
12 7 (1.64%) SAP
13 6 (1.40%) Google
13 6 (1.40%) Sitecore
13 6 (1.40%) Sybase
14 5 (1.17%) Greenplum
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension and benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Absoft Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Senior Level Salary + Excellent Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newbridge, Midlothian
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
Capita plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago