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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 277 286 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.69% 7.69% 8.78%
As % of the Applications category 69.42% 56.08% 65.81%
Number of salaries quoted 188 176 189
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
399 510 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.52% 13.72% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 261 323 289
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +10 124 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Edinburgh +9 109 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Aberdeen +3 6 £39,250 -1.87% 1
West Lothian -4 6 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Stirling -9 6 £25,500 -49.00%
Fife +9 4 £32,500 - 1
North Lanarkshire -2 4 - - 2
Dundee -4 4 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Argyll and Bute -2 2 £29,750 -
South Ayrshire - 2 £42,500 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £24,000 -
West Dunbartonshire -6 1 £45,000 +38.46%
East Lothian - 1 £33,500 -
Highlands - 1 £42,500 -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 412 (75.60%) Microsoft
2 222 (40.73%) SQL Server
3 182 (33.39%) .NET
4 162 (29.72%) C#
5 148 (27.16%) Windows
6 138 (25.32%) SQL
7 135 (24.77%) ASP.NET
8 125 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
9 117 (21.47%) MS Office
10 116 (21.28%) JavaScript
11 107 (19.63%) MVC
12 104 (19.08%) SharePoint
13 100 (18.35%) Finance
14 97 (17.80%) HTML
15 96 (17.61%) Degree
16 89 (16.33%) Project Management
17 87 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC
18 77 (14.13%) .NET Framework
19 76 (13.94%) Active Directory
20 75 (13.76%) CSS
21 72 (13.21%) VMware
22 68 (12.48%) MS PowerPoint
23 66 (12.11%) Microsoft Certification
24 61 (11.19%) ITIL
25 57 (10.46%) jQuery
26 54 (9.91%) T-SQL
26 54 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
27 53 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 51 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
29 49 (8.99%) MS Exchange

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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
1 104 (19.08%) SharePoint
2 49 (8.99%) MS Exchange
3 41 (7.52%) IIS
4 18 (3.30%) IBM Notes
5 13 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.65%) WorkSite
8 9 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.47%) SAS
10 4 (0.73%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.73%) Lync
10 4 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.55%) CMS
12 2 (0.37%) GroupWise
12 2 (0.37%) JBoss
12 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
Applications
1 117 (21.47%) MS Office
2 68 (12.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 42 (7.71%) MS Visio
4 24 (4.40%) MS Project
5 8 (1.47%) InfoPath
6 6 (1.10%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.92%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.55%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.18%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.18%) BPCS
5 1 (0.18%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.18%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.02%) Office 365
4 9 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.10%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.92%) SaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.62%) Firewall
2 26 (4.77%) LAN
2 26 (4.77%) WAN
3 21 (3.85%) VPN
3 21 (3.85%) SAN
4 14 (2.57%) DNS
5 13 (2.39%) DHCP
6 12 (2.20%) VoIP
7 10 (1.83%) Internet
8 9 (1.65%) Wireless
9 8 (1.47%) TCP/IP
10 6 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (0.92%) HTTP
11 5 (0.92%) MPLS
12 4 (0.73%) ADSL
12 4 (0.73%) Broadband
12 4 (0.73%) 3G
12 4 (0.73%) VLAN
13 3 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (40.73%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (7.16%) Relational Database
5 38 (6.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (5.50%) MS Access
7 25 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (2.57%) Data Mining
10 11 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.47%) DTS
11 8 (1.47%) OLAP
12 7 (1.28%) MySQL
13 6 (1.10%) Sybase ASE
13 6 (1.10%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.92%) Big Data
14 5 (0.92%) QlikView
14 5 (0.92%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (2.39%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.92%) Subversion
2 5 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.73%) TeamCity
3 4 (0.73%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.73%) Moq
3 4 (0.73%) NUnit
4 3 (0.55%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.37%) Xcode
5 2 (0.37%) MorphX
5 2 (0.37%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.37%) Toad
5 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.37%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.37%) MSTest
5 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.18%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.18%) FitNesse
General
1 100 (18.35%) Finance
2 45 (8.26%) Banking
3 15 (2.75%) Retail
4 14 (2.57%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.47%) Back Office
8 7 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.28%) Legal
8 7 (1.28%) German Language
9 6 (1.10%) Publishing
10 5 (0.92%) Advertising
10 5 (0.92%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.92%) Electronics
10 5 (0.92%) Polish Language
10 5 (0.92%) Spanish Language
10 5 (0.92%) French Language
11 3 (0.55%) International Banking
11 3 (0.55%) Marketing
11 3 (0.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 150 (27.52%) Developer
2 130 (23.85%) Analyst
3 54 (9.91%) .NET Developer
4 45 (8.26%) Senior Developer
5 37 (6.79%) Project Manager
6 33 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 30 (5.50%) C# Developer
7 30 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (4.40%) IT Support
9 23 (4.22%) Architect
10 22 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (3.12%) SQL Developer
14 16 (2.94%) Junior
15 15 (2.75%) Business Analyst
16 14 (2.57%) Software Developer
16 14 (2.57%) Software Engineer
16 14 (2.57%) Support Engineer
17 13 (2.39%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (33.39%) .NET
2 135 (24.77%) ASP.NET
3 97 (17.80%) HTML
4 87 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 77 (14.13%) .NET Framework
6 75 (13.76%) CSS
7 57 (10.46%) jQuery
8 44 (8.07%) Entity Framework
9 40 (7.34%) NHibernate
10 34 (6.24%) AngularJS
11 28 (5.14%) WinForms
12 23 (4.22%) XML
12 23 (4.22%) Castle Windsor
12 23 (4.22%) Spring.NET
13 11 (2.02%) Web Services
14 9 (1.65%) Ajax
14 9 (1.65%) WCF
14 9 (1.65%) WPF
15 8 (1.47%) MDX
16 7 (1.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 29 (5.32%) User Experience
4 14 (2.57%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.39%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.39%) Replication
6 11 (2.02%) Blackberry
7 10 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.65%) Clustering
8 9 (1.65%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.47%) PMI
9 8 (1.47%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.28%) Cryptography
11 6 (1.10%) HP StoreVirtual
12 4 (0.73%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.73%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.73%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.73%) Equities
12 4 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 148 (27.16%) Windows
2 39 (7.16%) Windows XP
3 37 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (6.42%) Windows 7
5 31 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (4.22%) Linux
6 23 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.75%) UNIX
8 11 (2.02%) Android
9 10 (1.83%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.10%) Mac OS
10 6 (1.10%) Windows NT
11 5 (0.92%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.73%) AIX
13 3 (0.55%) Solaris
13 3 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.18%) Tru64
15 1 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (19.63%) MVC
3 89 (16.33%) Project Management
4 61 (11.19%) ITIL
5 49 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (8.81%) Web Development
6 48 (8.81%) Mentoring
7 45 (8.26%) TDD
8 39 (7.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (6.79%) SDLC
10 31 (5.69%) Change Control
11 30 (5.50%) Open Source
11 30 (5.50%) Change Management
12 29 (5.32%) PRINCE2
13 27 (4.95%) ETL
13 27 (4.95%) Time Management
14 26 (4.77%) CRM
15 25 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (4.40%) UX Design
17 23 (4.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 162 (29.72%) C#
2 138 (25.32%) SQL
3 116 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 54 (9.91%) T-SQL
5 34 (6.24%) VBA
6 29 (5.32%) PowerShell
7 21 (3.85%) Java
8 7 (1.28%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.10%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.10%) VBScript
10 5 (0.92%) Python
11 4 (0.73%) C++
12 3 (0.55%) X++
13 2 (0.37%) C
13 2 (0.37%) Perl
13 2 (0.37%) VB
14 1 (0.18%) XQuery
14 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.18%) Ruby
14 1 (0.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 96 (17.61%) Degree
2 66 (12.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (3.49%) CCNA
5 14 (2.57%) MCSE
6 12 (2.20%) CCNP
6 12 (2.20%) PMI Certification
6 12 (2.20%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.83%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (1.65%) HND
9 8 (1.47%) MOS
10 7 (1.28%) CEH
11 6 (1.10%) HNC
11 6 (1.10%) CISSP
12 5 (0.92%) SSCP
12 5 (0.92%) CISA
12 5 (0.92%) GIAC
13 4 (0.73%) PMP
13 4 (0.73%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.89%) SLA
2 23 (4.22%) QA
3 8 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.92%) ISO 9002
4 5 (0.92%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.37%) COBIT
7 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (13.94%) Active Directory
2 54 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (5.14%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.94%) vSphere
5 14 (2.57%) XenApp
6 9 (1.65%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 20 (3.67%) SCCM
2 13 (2.39%) SCOM
3 9 (1.65%) Nagios
4 6 (1.10%) SCVMM
5 5 (0.92%) Puppet
5 5 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 412 (75.60%) Microsoft
2 72 (13.21%) VMware
3 44 (8.07%) Oracle
4 41 (7.52%) Cisco
5 32 (5.87%) Citrix
6 23 (4.22%) HP
7 18 (3.30%) Lotus
8 15 (2.75%) Business Objects
9 12 (2.20%) Splunk
10 10 (1.83%) Avaya
11 9 (1.65%) Juniper
11 9 (1.65%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.47%) Niku
12 8 (1.47%) Sybase
12 8 (1.47%) Altiris
13 7 (1.28%) IBM
13 7 (1.28%) SAP
13 7 (1.28%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.10%) NetApp
14 6 (1.10%) Hyland
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