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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 232 262 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.25% 8.87% 6.94%
As % of the Applications category 71.38% 71.78% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 145 176 170
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,300 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
325 365 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.56% 12.36% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 211 239 323
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -13 104 £38,000 +8.57% 14
Edinburgh +2 100 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Aberdeen +6 5 £40,000 +10.34%
Renfrewshire +5 4 £32,500 +75.67% 3
Falkirk -3 3 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Argyll and Bute +1 2 £26,500 +23.25%
Dundee +4 1 £32,000 +6.66%
Fife -4 1 £35,000 -13.58%
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,309 -
Roxburghshire - 1 £40,000 -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 378 (76.83%) Microsoft
2 180 (36.59%) SQL Server
3 171 (34.76%) SQL
4 155 (31.50%) Degree
5 139 (28.25%) .NET
6 133 (27.03%) Windows
7 127 (25.81%) Finance
8 118 (23.98%) Computer Science
8 118 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
9 97 (19.72%) C#
10 89 (18.09%) MS Office
10 89 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
11 71 (14.43%) Windows Server
12 68 (13.82%) SharePoint
13 66 (13.41%) Active Directory
14 65 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 65 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
15 64 (13.01%) ITIL
16 59 (11.99%) VMware
17 56 (11.38%) Oracle
18 55 (11.18%) ASP.NET
18 55 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 55 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
19 52 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
20 49 (9.96%) SCCM
20 49 (9.96%) Project Management
21 45 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
22 44 (8.94%) JavaScript
23 43 (8.74%) SAN
24 42 (8.54%) Business Analysis

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 68 (13.82%) SharePoint
2 32 (6.50%) MS Exchange
3 12 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (2.24%) Skype for Business
4 11 (2.24%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.03%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (1.63%) CMS
6 8 (1.63%) SAS
7 7 (1.42%) IIS
8 6 (1.22%) Apache
8 6 (1.22%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.22%) MS Project Server
9 5 (1.02%) JBoss
10 4 (0.81%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.61%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 89 (18.09%) MS Office
2 40 (8.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (4.27%) MS Project
4 11 (2.24%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.02%) Stata
Business Applications
1 17 (3.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.63%) Markit EDM
3 7 (1.42%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.81%) HFM
4 4 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.81%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.61%) Cognos Controller
5 3 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.61%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.41%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.41%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.20%) Hi Portfolio
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.66%) SaaS
3 15 (3.05%) Office 365
4 7 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.81%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.74%) SAN
2 34 (6.91%) Firewall
3 33 (6.71%) DHCP
3 33 (6.71%) DNS
4 11 (2.24%) LAN
5 10 (2.03%) WAN
6 9 (1.83%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.83%) VPN
7 8 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (1.63%) Internet
8 4 (0.81%) VLAN
8 4 (0.81%) WAAS
9 3 (0.61%) BGP
9 3 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.61%) FWSM
9 3 (0.61%) HTTP
9 3 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.61%) MPLS
9 3 (0.61%) Network Security
9 3 (0.61%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 65 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (3.05%) MS Access
5 15 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.85%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.83%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.63%) Data Mining
9 8 (1.63%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.63%) MySQL
9 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.42%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.42%) QlikView
11 6 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 28 (5.69%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.64%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.83%) TeamCity
5 8 (1.63%) IntelliJ
6 6 (1.22%) Subversion
7 4 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.61%) JIRA
8 3 (0.61%) Selenium
9 2 (0.41%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.41%) Grunt
9 2 (0.41%) MSI
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.20%) MSTest
10 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 127 (25.81%) Finance
2 40 (8.13%) Banking
3 21 (4.27%) Marketing
4 19 (3.86%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.46%) Legal
6 12 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (2.03%) Games
7 10 (2.03%) Retail
8 8 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.42%) Law
10 4 (0.81%) Back Office
10 4 (0.81%) Front Office
11 3 (0.61%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.61%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.41%) Advertising
12 2 (0.41%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.20%) Billing
13 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 157 (31.91%) Developer
2 92 (18.70%) Analyst
3 54 (10.98%) .NET Developer
4 39 (7.93%) Senior Developer
5 36 (7.32%) C# Developer
5 36 (7.32%) Consultant
6 33 (6.71%) SQL Developer
7 30 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 29 (5.89%) Support Analyst
9 28 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (4.67%) Microsoft Developer
11 22 (4.47%) Senior SQL Developer
12 21 (4.27%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 20 (4.07%) Architect
13 20 (4.07%) Microsoft BI Developer
13 20 (4.07%) Software Developer
13 20 (4.07%) SQL BI Developer
14 19 (3.86%) Senior Microsoft Developer
15 18 (3.66%) Software Engineer
16 17 (3.46%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (28.25%) .NET
2 55 (11.18%) ASP.NET
3 38 (7.72%) HTML
4 35 (7.11%) CSS
5 32 (6.50%) Web Services
6 28 (5.69%) .NET Framework
6 28 (5.69%) XML
7 27 (5.49%) REST
8 21 (4.27%) JSON
9 17 (3.46%) WCF
10 16 (3.25%) Middleware
11 15 (3.05%) WPF
12 12 (2.44%) Ajax
12 12 (2.44%) HTML5
13 10 (2.03%) Apache Camel
13 10 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (2.03%) Entity Framework
13 10 (2.03%) J2EE
13 10 (2.03%) jQuery
14 9 (1.83%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 118 (23.98%) Computer Science
2 65 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.49%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.86%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.24%) Informatics
7 10 (2.03%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.83%) Data Integration
8 9 (1.83%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.83%) Statistics
9 8 (1.63%) Driving Licence
10 7 (1.42%) EPoS
10 7 (1.42%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.22%) Biotechnology
11 6 (1.22%) Health Informatics
12 5 (1.02%) Applied Mathematics
12 5 (1.02%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.02%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.02%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 133 (27.03%) Windows
2 71 (14.43%) Windows Server
3 55 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (6.50%) Linux
5 29 (5.89%) Windows 7
6 28 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (4.27%) Unix
9 12 (2.44%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.02%) Solaris
11 5 (1.02%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.81%) CentOS
12 4 (0.81%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.61%) AIX
14 2 (0.41%) Debian
14 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.41%) zOS
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (18.09%) Business Intelligence
3 64 (13.01%) ITIL
4 49 (9.96%) Project Management
5 42 (8.54%) Business Analysis
6 39 (7.93%) SDLC
7 36 (7.32%) CRM
8 35 (7.11%) OO
9 31 (6.30%) Scrum
10 29 (5.89%) Mentoring
11 25 (5.08%) Change Management
12 23 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (4.67%) TDD
13 22 (4.47%) Change Control
14 20 (4.07%) SOA
14 20 (4.07%) Software Engineering
15 19 (3.86%) Data Management
15 19 (3.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (3.66%) Load Balancing
16 18 (3.66%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 171 (34.76%) SQL
2 97 (19.72%) C#
3 44 (8.94%) JavaScript
4 30 (6.10%) Java
5 27 (5.49%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.86%) PowerShell
7 16 (3.25%) VB.NET
7 16 (3.25%) VBA
8 14 (2.85%) Scala
9 13 (2.64%) Perl
10 12 (2.44%) Python
10 12 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.03%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.83%) R
13 8 (1.63%) Groovy
14 5 (1.02%) C++
14 5 (1.02%) VBScript
15 3 (0.61%) PHP
15 3 (0.61%) Ruby
16 2 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 155 (31.50%) Degree
2 45 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (6.50%) MCSE
4 21 (4.27%) MCP
5 15 (3.05%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.85%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.83%) MCSA
8 8 (1.63%) CCNA
9 7 (1.42%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.22%) HND
11 5 (1.02%) CCNP
11 5 (1.02%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.02%) PMP
11 5 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.81%) HNC
12 4 (0.81%) ISEB
13 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.71%) SLA
2 19 (3.86%) QA
3 6 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.61%) PMBOK
4 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 52 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (7.52%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.83%) vSphere
5 6 (1.22%) XenApp
6 2 (0.41%) Firmware
6 2 (0.41%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (0.41%) KVM
6 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.41%) RACF
6 2 (0.41%) Squid
6 2 (0.41%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.20%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 49 (9.96%) SCCM
2 38 (7.72%) SCOM
3 8 (1.63%) Rundeck
4 4 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (0.81%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.41%) zSecure
7 1 (0.20%) Ansible
7 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.20%) Puppet
7 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 378 (76.83%) Microsoft
2 59 (11.99%) VMware
3 56 (11.38%) Oracle
4 26 (5.28%) Cisco
5 18 (3.66%) HP
5 18 (3.66%) Red Hat
6 17 (3.46%) Citrix
7 15 (3.05%) Dell
8 13 (2.64%) IBM
9 10 (2.03%) Cegedim Rx
9 10 (2.03%) Charles River
9 10 (2.03%) DevExpress
9 10 (2.03%) Tableau
10 9 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (1.63%) Cognos
11 8 (1.63%) Intel Security
11 8 (1.63%) SAP
11 8 (1.63%) TIBCO
11 8 (1.63%) Xamarin
12 7 (1.42%) Reuters
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent training, certificates
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Healthcare, Bonus, Pension
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £17000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
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Salary: £33633 - £39238 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent
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Edinburgh
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Glasgow
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Glasgow
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Falkirk
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Bishopton, Renfrewshire
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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh
Chess Telecom
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