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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 32 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 167 229 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.60% 6.98% 10.21%
As % of the Applications category 65.75% 65.99% 66.43%
Number of salaries quoted 113 148 233
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,850 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
254 347 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.04% 10.58% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 183 229 358
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Glasgow -2 68 £40,000 - 8
Edinburgh -2 67 £41,500 +3.75% 8
West Lothian +11 11 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Stirling +8 6 £33,000 - 1
Fife +4 4 £27,000 +9.09%
Renfrewshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
Aberdeen 0 2 £32,000 -27.68% 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £30,000 - 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 302 (76.07%) Microsoft
2 143 (36.02%) SQL Server
3 140 (35.26%) Finance
4 128 (32.24%) SQL
5 103 (25.94%) MS Office
6 95 (23.93%) Windows
7 91 (22.92%) .NET
7 91 (22.92%) Degree
8 90 (22.67%) C#
9 81 (20.40%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (18.14%) Business Intelligence
11 62 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
12 59 (14.86%) JavaScript
13 54 (13.60%) MS PowerPoint
14 51 (12.85%) Computer Science
15 50 (12.59%) ASP.NET
16 49 (12.34%) HTML
16 49 (12.34%) Active Directory
17 47 (11.84%) CSS
18 46 (11.59%) VMware
19 45 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
20 42 (10.58%) Banking
20 42 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 41 (10.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 40 (10.08%) Project Management
23 39 (9.82%) CRM
24 38 (9.57%) SharePoint
24 38 (9.57%) Windows Server
25 37 (9.32%) Oracle
26 35 (8.82%) Scrum

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 38 (9.57%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.80%) MS Exchange
3 21 (5.29%) IIS
4 14 (3.53%) CMS
4 14 (3.53%) SAS
5 10 (2.52%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.51%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.01%) CICS
8 4 (1.01%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.01%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.76%) Apache
9 3 (0.76%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.76%) JBoss
9 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.76%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 103 (25.94%) MS Office
2 54 (13.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (3.53%) MS Project
4 7 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.76%) Stata
6 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (4.28%) Cognos TM1
1 17 (4.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (3.78%) Cognos Controller
3 14 (3.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (1.26%) HFM
5 3 (0.76%) Sonata
6 2 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.50%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.50%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.02%) SaaS
3 11 (2.77%) Office 365
4 7 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.26%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.01%) IaaS
7 3 (0.76%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.56%) Firewall
2 19 (4.79%) SAN
3 14 (3.53%) DNS
4 13 (3.27%) DHCP
5 10 (2.52%) VoIP
5 10 (2.52%) VPN
6 9 (2.27%) WAN
7 8 (2.02%) Internet
8 7 (1.76%) LAN
8 7 (1.76%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.76%) Wireless
9 5 (1.26%) SSL
10 4 (1.01%) Kerberos
10 4 (1.01%) SSH
11 3 (0.76%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.76%) Network Security
12 2 (0.50%) HTTP
12 2 (0.50%) LDAP
12 2 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (36.02%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (10.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (6.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.78%) MySQL
7 12 (3.02%) MS Access
7 12 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.52%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.27%) Power BI
10 8 (2.02%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.02%) QlikView
11 7 (1.76%) Big Data
11 7 (1.76%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.76%) OLAP
11 7 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.26%) DB2
13 5 (1.26%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.28%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.78%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.27%) JIRA
5 8 (2.02%) IntelliJ
5 8 (2.02%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.51%) Subversion
7 5 (1.26%) Selenium
8 4 (1.01%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.50%) RubyMine
10 1 (0.25%) Xcode
General
1 140 (35.26%) Finance
2 42 (10.58%) Banking
3 19 (4.79%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.52%) Marketing
4 10 (2.52%) Retail
5 7 (1.76%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.51%) Legal
7 5 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.01%) Automotive
8 4 (1.01%) Law
9 3 (0.76%) Games
9 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.50%) Back Office
10 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (27.46%) Developer
2 85 (21.41%) Analyst
3 37 (9.32%) .NET Developer
4 36 (9.07%) Consultant
5 21 (5.29%) Architect
5 21 (5.29%) C# Developer
6 19 (4.79%) Support Analyst
6 19 (4.79%) Systems Analyst
7 17 (4.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 17 (4.28%) Senior Developer
8 15 (3.78%) Accountant
8 15 (3.78%) Support Engineer
8 15 (3.78%) Systems Accountant
9 14 (3.53%) IT Analyst
10 13 (3.27%) SQL Developer
11 12 (3.02%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (3.02%) Finance Systems Analyst
11 12 (3.02%) Financial Analyst
11 12 (3.02%) IT Consultant
12 11 (2.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (22.92%) .NET
2 50 (12.59%) ASP.NET
3 49 (12.34%) HTML
4 47 (11.84%) CSS
5 26 (6.55%) .NET Framework
6 24 (6.05%) WCF
7 21 (5.29%) XML
8 20 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (5.04%) jQuery
9 18 (4.53%) AngularJS
10 17 (4.28%) Web Services
11 13 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (3.27%) REST
12 12 (3.02%) Ajax
12 12 (3.02%) WPF
13 11 (2.77%) Entity Framework
14 10 (2.52%) Middleware
15 9 (2.27%) JSON
16 8 (2.02%) TIBCO EMS
17 7 (1.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (12.85%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.27%) Virtual Team
5 11 (2.77%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.77%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.52%) Statistics
7 9 (2.27%) Fixed Income
7 9 (2.27%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.02%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.76%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.51%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.26%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.01%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.01%) FMCG
12 4 (1.01%) PKI
13 3 (0.76%) Applied Mathematics
13 3 (0.76%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.76%) Economics
13 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 95 (23.93%) Windows
2 38 (9.57%) Windows Server
3 29 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (7.05%) Linux
5 22 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (4.79%) Windows 7
6 19 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (4.28%) Unix
8 13 (3.27%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.51%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (1.51%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.51%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.26%) zOS
11 2 (0.50%) AIX
11 2 (0.50%) Android
11 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.50%) Solaris
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (20.40%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (18.14%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (10.08%) Project Management
4 39 (9.82%) CRM
5 35 (8.82%) Scrum
6 32 (8.06%) ITIL
7 31 (7.81%) MVC
8 27 (6.80%) Web Development
9 26 (6.55%) TDD
10 25 (6.30%) SDLC
11 24 (6.05%) Analytics
11 24 (6.05%) Validation
12 23 (5.79%) Change Management
12 23 (5.79%) OO
13 22 (5.54%) Performance Management
14 21 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (5.04%) Time Management
16 19 (4.79%) Wealth Management
17 18 (4.53%) Mentoring
18 17 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 128 (32.24%) SQL
2 90 (22.67%) C#
3 59 (14.86%) JavaScript
4 29 (7.30%) T-SQL
5 25 (6.30%) Java
6 18 (4.53%) VB.NET
7 14 (3.53%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.02%) VBA
9 11 (2.77%) Python
9 11 (2.77%) Scala
10 10 (2.52%) Perl
11 8 (2.02%) Groovy
11 8 (2.02%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.76%) R
13 6 (1.51%) C++
13 6 (1.51%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.51%) Ruby
14 5 (1.26%) Assembly Language
14 5 (1.26%) JCL
14 5 (1.26%) REXX
Qualifications
1 91 (22.92%) Degree
2 26 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.02%) MCSE
4 7 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.51%) CCNA
5 6 (1.51%) MCP
6 5 (1.26%) ISEB
6 5 (1.26%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.01%) CISA
7 4 (1.01%) PhD
7 4 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.76%) CCNP
8 3 (0.76%) HND
8 3 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.76%) MCITP
8 3 (0.76%) MCSA
8 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.30%) SLA
2 16 (4.03%) QA
3 9 (2.27%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (12.34%) Active Directory
2 45 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.26%) Firmware
4 5 (1.26%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 5 (1.26%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (1.26%) vSphere
5 4 (1.01%) RACF
6 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.25%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.25%) Squid
6 1 (0.25%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.25%) XenApp
6 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (4.79%) SCCM
2 14 (3.53%) SCOM
3 8 (2.02%) Rundeck
4 7 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.76%) Puppet
5 4 (1.01%) zSecure
6 3 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.25%) Iperf
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.25%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 302 (76.07%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.59%) VMware
3 37 (9.32%) Oracle
4 26 (6.55%) Cisco
5 17 (4.28%) Cognos
6 15 (3.78%) Tableau
7 14 (3.53%) Xamarin
8 12 (3.02%) HP
9 10 (2.52%) Citrix
9 10 (2.52%) IBM
10 9 (2.27%) Anaplan
10 9 (2.27%) Hyperion
11 8 (2.02%) Google
11 8 (2.02%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.76%) CA
13 6 (1.51%) Dell
13 6 (1.51%) SAP
13 6 (1.51%) Sybase
13 6 (1.51%) Symantec
14 5 (1.26%) Sitecore
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