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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 267 298 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.66% 9.10% 7.95%
As % of the Applications category 64.18% 69.63% 59.32%
Number of salaries quoted 170 143 162
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
416 428 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.49% 13.07% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 259 233 282
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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
Edinburgh -6 116 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Glasgow +7 90 £40,000 +3.22% 12
Aberdeen +19 28 £37,500 -9.09% 5
Stirling +1 9 £45,000 +33.33%
Renfrewshire - 6 £42,500 -
Dundee +1 2 £29,500 -15.71% 1
North Lanarkshire -2 2 - - 1
Fife +2 1 £22,500 -60.86% 2
West Dunbartonshire 0 1 £27,000 -36.47%
West Lothian -2 1 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Aberdeenshire - 1 £36,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £16,750 -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 396 (62.17%) Microsoft
2 243 (38.15%) Windows
3 205 (32.18%) SQL Server
4 200 (31.40%) .NET
5 194 (30.46%) SQL
6 191 (29.98%) Finance
7 165 (25.90%) C#
8 152 (23.86%) MS Office
9 124 (19.47%) ASP.NET
10 123 (19.31%) Degree
11 105 (16.48%) Active Directory
12 103 (16.17%) SharePoint
13 101 (15.86%) JavaScript
14 99 (15.54%) ITIL
14 99 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
15 92 (14.44%) Oracle
16 90 (14.13%) VMware
17 84 (13.19%) MVC
18 81 (12.72%) Windows Server 2008
19 78 (12.24%) .NET Framework
20 76 (11.93%) T-SQL
21 74 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
22 71 (11.15%) Project Management
23 70 (10.99%) MS PowerPoint
24 69 (10.83%) MS Exchange
25 66 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
26 64 (10.05%) CRM
27 62 (9.73%) Windows 7
28 61 (9.58%) VMware Infrastructure
28 61 (9.58%) MS Project

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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
1 103 (16.17%) SharePoint
2 69 (10.83%) MS Exchange
3 28 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (4.24%) WorkSite
5 24 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (2.83%) IIS
8 13 (2.04%) NServiceBus
9 12 (1.88%) IBM Notes
10 8 (1.26%) SAS
10 8 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.10%) Lync
12 5 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.78%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.63%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.63%) SAP Portal
13 4 (0.63%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.63%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 152 (23.86%) MS Office
2 70 (10.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 61 (9.58%) MS Project
4 39 (6.12%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.73%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.04%) Markit EDM
3 8 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.78%) Maximo
6 4 (0.63%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (0.63%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.63%) SAP R/3
6 4 (0.63%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.63%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 4 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.63%) SAP SCM
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (1.88%) Office 365
4 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.31%) Taleo
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.16%) DNS
2 40 (6.28%) Firewall
3 30 (4.71%) WAN
4 29 (4.55%) VoIP
4 29 (4.55%) SAN
5 27 (4.24%) LAN
6 21 (3.30%) DHCP
7 16 (2.51%) TCP/IP
8 13 (2.04%) VPN
8 13 (2.04%) Internet
9 11 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (1.26%) VLAN
10 8 (1.26%) Wireless
11 7 (1.10%) HTTP
12 6 (0.94%) Intranet
12 6 (0.94%) IP Telephony
12 6 (0.94%) MPLS
13 4 (0.63%) H.323
14 3 (0.47%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (32.18%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.30%) Oracle Database
7 20 (3.14%) MS Access
8 18 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
10 14 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (2.20%) Data Mining
11 13 (2.04%) Big Data
12 12 (1.88%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (1.57%) PerformancePoint
14 10 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (1.10%) DB2
17 5 (0.78%) MySQL
17 5 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 28 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.04%) SpecFlow
4 12 (1.88%) JIRA
5 7 (1.10%) Bugzilla
5 7 (1.10%) Subversion
6 5 (0.78%) FogBugz
7 4 (0.63%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.47%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.47%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.47%) ERwin
9 2 (0.31%) Selenium
9 2 (0.31%) Moq
9 2 (0.31%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.16%) LLBLGen Pro
10 1 (0.16%) MSTest
10 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.16%) MSI
General
1 191 (29.98%) Finance
2 55 (8.63%) Banking
3 44 (6.91%) Law
4 28 (4.40%) Legal
5 25 (3.92%) Advertising
6 20 (3.14%) Retail
7 14 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.10%) Marketing
8 7 (1.10%) Retail Banking
9 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.78%) Billing
11 4 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.63%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.63%) Back Office
11 4 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.63%) Games
12 3 (0.47%) Publishing
13 2 (0.31%) Front Office
13 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 197 (30.93%) Analyst
2 156 (24.49%) Developer
3 70 (10.99%) Support Analyst
4 49 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 44 (6.91%) Consultant
6 40 (6.28%) Applications Support
7 35 (5.49%) Support Engineer
8 32 (5.02%) Service Analyst
8 32 (5.02%) Service Desk Analyst
9 27 (4.24%) C# Developer
10 26 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
10 26 (4.08%) Senior Developer
11 25 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 24 (3.77%) Project Manager
13 22 (3.45%) Programmer
13 22 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (3.14%) Lead Developer
14 20 (3.14%) IT Support
14 20 (3.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (2.83%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (31.40%) .NET
2 124 (19.47%) ASP.NET
3 78 (12.24%) .NET Framework
4 74 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (9.11%) jQuery
6 50 (7.85%) CSS
7 46 (7.22%) NHibernate
8 44 (6.91%) HTML
9 41 (6.44%) WCF
10 32 (5.02%) XML
10 32 (5.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 26 (4.08%) Ajax
12 20 (3.14%) AngularJS
13 17 (2.67%) HTML5
14 16 (2.51%) CSS3
14 16 (2.51%) Web Services
15 13 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (2.04%) Castle Windsor
15 13 (2.04%) Sass
16 11 (1.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 24 (3.77%) Cryptography
5 16 (2.51%) Visualisation
5 16 (2.51%) Social Media
6 11 (1.73%) Open Source
7 9 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.41%) User Experience
8 8 (1.26%) Clustering
8 8 (1.26%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.94%) EPoS
9 6 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.78%) PMI
10 5 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.63%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.63%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.63%) Blog
11 4 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 243 (38.15%) Windows
2 81 (12.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (9.73%) Windows 7
4 60 (9.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (7.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (5.65%) Windows XP
7 35 (5.49%) Linux
8 25 (3.92%) UNIX
9 5 (0.78%) Solaris
9 5 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.63%) AIX
11 3 (0.47%) Android
11 3 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.31%) zOS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.16%) CentOS
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (15.54%) ITIL
1 99 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (13.19%) MVC
3 71 (11.15%) Project Management
4 64 (10.05%) CRM
5 54 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (7.54%) Software Engineering
7 47 (7.38%) Service Delivery
8 40 (6.28%) Scrum
9 39 (6.12%) OO
10 36 (5.65%) TDD
11 31 (4.87%) PRINCE2
11 31 (4.87%) E-Commerce
12 29 (4.55%) Mentoring
13 27 (4.24%) Information Security
13 27 (4.24%) Release Management
14 25 (3.92%) Web Development
15 24 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (3.77%) Asset Management
16 23 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 194 (30.46%) SQL
2 165 (25.90%) C#
3 101 (15.86%) JavaScript
4 76 (11.93%) T-SQL
5 33 (5.18%) VB.NET
6 32 (5.02%) VBA
7 29 (4.55%) Java
8 23 (3.61%) PL/SQL
9 20 (3.14%) VB
10 14 (2.20%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.04%) C++
12 12 (1.88%) Python
12 12 (1.88%) VB6
13 8 (1.26%) C
13 8 (1.26%) Perl
14 5 (0.78%) Ruby
15 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.63%) ABAP
16 3 (0.47%) PHP
17 2 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 123 (19.31%) Degree
2 66 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (6.75%) MCSE
4 26 (4.08%) MCITP
5 20 (3.14%) CCNA
5 20 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.67%) PMI Certification
7 16 (2.51%) MCSA
8 14 (2.20%) CEH
9 13 (2.04%) MCP
9 13 (2.04%) PMP
10 12 (1.88%) MCTS
11 11 (1.73%) Security Cleared
11 11 (1.73%) GIAC
11 11 (1.73%) SSCP
11 11 (1.73%) CISSP
11 11 (1.73%) HND
12 10 (1.57%) CCNP
13 9 (1.41%) CCA
13 9 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.12%) SLA
2 35 (5.49%) QA
3 7 (1.10%) COBIT
4 5 (0.78%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 105 (16.48%) Active Directory
2 61 (9.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.71%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.51%) vSphere
5 12 (1.88%) XenApp
6 4 (0.63%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.47%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.31%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.31%) Firmware
8 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.16%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) RACF
9 1 (0.16%) Squid
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (2.20%) SCCM
2 13 (2.04%) SCOM
3 5 (0.78%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.31%) WSUS
4 2 (0.31%) Puppet
4 2 (0.31%) Control-M
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 396 (62.17%) Microsoft
2 92 (14.44%) Oracle
3 90 (14.13%) VMware
4 51 (8.01%) Citrix
5 40 (6.28%) Cisco
6 26 (4.08%) Cognos
7 22 (3.45%) HP
8 21 (3.30%) SAP
8 21 (3.30%) Sybase
9 20 (3.14%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.20%) Twitter
11 13 (2.04%) Interwoven
12 12 (1.88%) Lotus
13 10 (1.57%) Business Objects
13 10 (1.57%) EMC
14 7 (1.10%) Bloomberg
15 6 (0.94%) SonicWALL
15 6 (0.94%) IBM
15 6 (0.94%) Dell
15 6 (0.94%) Sage
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Salary is Negotiable plus benefits and car allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £35k - £40k per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Complete Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bathgate, West Lothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
SMA Vehicle Remarketing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Dependant upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Tranent, East Lothian
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dundee
Modis International - London
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Muse Resourcing
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £4k Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago