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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 229 263 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.04% 8.24% 8.71%
As % of the Applications category 68.36% 65.91% 62.08%
Number of salaries quoted 139 172 185
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £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
335 399 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.76% 12.50% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 213 258 321
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -11 105 £42,500 +21.42% 12
Edinburgh +2 97 £40,711 -9.53% 14
Renfrewshire +1 6 £32,500 +35.41%
West Lothian +7 4 £22,500 -52.63% 2
Stirling +7 2 £33,000 +29.41% 1
Fife -3 2 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Lanarkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Falkirk - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £30,000 - 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 352 (74.73%) Microsoft
2 163 (34.61%) SQL Server
3 153 (32.48%) Finance
4 141 (29.94%) SQL
5 130 (27.60%) Degree
6 118 (25.05%) Windows
7 110 (23.35%) Agile Software Development
8 109 (23.14%) MS Office
9 107 (22.72%) .NET
10 96 (20.38%) Business Intelligence
11 94 (19.96%) Computer Science
12 88 (18.68%) C#
13 66 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
14 63 (13.38%) Active Directory
14 63 (13.38%) MS PowerPoint
15 62 (13.16%) SharePoint
15 62 (13.16%) Windows Server
16 57 (12.10%) ITIL
17 56 (11.89%) VMware
18 54 (11.46%) JavaScript
19 52 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 50 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
21 49 (10.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 47 (9.98%) Project Management
23 46 (9.77%) ASP.NET
23 46 (9.77%) Oracle
24 45 (9.55%) HTML
24 45 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
25 44 (9.34%) Banking
26 43 (9.13%) CSS

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 62 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 32 (6.79%) MS Exchange
3 17 (3.61%) IIS
3 17 (3.61%) SAS
4 15 (3.18%) CMS
5 11 (2.34%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.70%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.27%) Apache
9 5 (1.06%) JBoss
9 5 (1.06%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.85%) CICS
10 4 (0.85%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.85%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.42%) Drupal
12 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 109 (23.14%) MS Office
2 63 (13.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (3.18%) MS Project
4 9 (1.91%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.49%) Stata
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.03%) Cognos TM1
2 15 (3.18%) Cognos Controller
2 15 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (2.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (1.70%) Markit EDM
5 7 (1.49%) HFM
6 4 (0.85%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (0.85%) Sage CRM
6 4 (0.85%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.42%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.42%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.21%) Hi Portfolio
8 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.21%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.40%) SaaS
3 14 (2.97%) Office 365
4 7 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.64%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.64%) IaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.43%) Firewall
2 28 (5.94%) SAN
3 24 (5.10%) DHCP
3 24 (5.10%) DNS
4 13 (2.76%) WAN
5 11 (2.34%) LAN
6 10 (2.12%) VPN
7 7 (1.49%) Internet
7 7 (1.49%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.06%) SSL
8 5 (1.06%) VoIP
9 4 (0.85%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.85%) Network Security
9 4 (0.85%) SSH
10 3 (0.64%) HTTP
10 3 (0.64%) VLAN
10 3 (0.64%) Wireless
11 2 (0.42%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.42%) MPLS
11 2 (0.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (34.61%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (10.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.97%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.76%) MS Access
8 12 (2.55%) Big Data
8 12 (2.55%) Data Mining
9 11 (2.34%) Hadoop
9 11 (2.34%) MySQL
10 10 (2.12%) MongoDB
10 10 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.91%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.91%) Power BI
11 9 (1.91%) QlikView
11 9 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (4.67%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.18%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.91%) TeamCity
5 8 (1.70%) IntelliJ
6 7 (1.49%) Subversion
7 6 (1.27%) JIRA
8 5 (1.06%) Selenium
9 4 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.64%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.42%) AdminStudio
11 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.42%) Grunt
11 2 (0.42%) MSI
11 2 (0.42%) RubyMine
12 1 (0.21%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 153 (32.48%) Finance
2 44 (9.34%) Banking
3 21 (4.46%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.03%) Marketing
5 11 (2.34%) Games
5 11 (2.34%) Legal
5 11 (2.34%) Retail
6 8 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.49%) Law
8 6 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.06%) Front Office
10 4 (0.85%) Automotive
11 3 (0.64%) Back Office
11 3 (0.64%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (28.45%) Developer
2 95 (20.17%) Analyst
3 47 (9.98%) .NET Developer
4 44 (9.34%) Consultant
5 28 (5.94%) C# Developer
6 27 (5.73%) Senior Developer
7 26 (5.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 25 (5.31%) SQL Developer
9 23 (4.88%) Architect
9 23 (4.88%) Support Analyst
10 21 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (4.46%) Systems Analyst
11 19 (4.03%) Senior SQL Developer
12 18 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (3.40%) Accountant
13 16 (3.40%) Microsoft BI Developer
13 16 (3.40%) Microsoft Developer
13 16 (3.40%) Systems Accountant
14 15 (3.18%) Applications Support
14 15 (3.18%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (22.72%) .NET
2 46 (9.77%) ASP.NET
3 45 (9.55%) HTML
4 43 (9.13%) CSS
5 24 (5.10%) Web Services
6 23 (4.88%) .NET Framework
7 18 (3.82%) REST
8 17 (3.61%) WCF
9 15 (3.18%) AngularJS
9 15 (3.18%) XML
10 14 (2.97%) Ajax
11 13 (2.76%) Entity Framework
11 13 (2.76%) JSON
12 12 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (2.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (2.55%) Middleware
12 12 (2.55%) WPF
13 11 (2.34%) HTML5
14 9 (1.91%) jQuery
15 8 (1.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 94 (19.96%) Computer Science
2 66 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.82%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.40%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.97%) Statistics
7 13 (2.76%) Informatics
7 13 (2.76%) Virtual Team
8 10 (2.12%) Fixed Income
8 10 (2.12%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.12%) Visualisation
9 9 (1.91%) EPoS
10 8 (1.70%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.49%) Applied Mathematics
11 7 (1.49%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.27%) Health Informatics
13 5 (1.06%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.85%) FMCG
14 4 (0.85%) PKI
15 3 (0.64%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 118 (25.05%) Windows
2 62 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 45 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (5.94%) Linux
4 28 (5.94%) Windows 7
5 27 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (3.82%) Unix
8 12 (2.55%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.91%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.06%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.06%) zOS
12 4 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.85%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.42%) CentOS
14 2 (0.42%) Solaris
14 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (23.35%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (20.38%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (12.10%) ITIL
4 47 (9.98%) Project Management
5 35 (7.43%) Scrum
6 34 (7.22%) CRM
7 32 (6.79%) Mentoring
7 32 (6.79%) SDLC
8 30 (6.37%) Business Analysis
8 30 (6.37%) OO
9 23 (4.88%) Validation
10 22 (4.67%) Analytics
10 22 (4.67%) Web Development
11 21 (4.46%) Change Control
11 21 (4.46%) TDD
12 20 (4.25%) Change Management
13 19 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (4.03%) Time Management
13 19 (4.03%) Wealth Management
14 18 (3.82%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 141 (29.94%) SQL
2 88 (18.68%) C#
3 54 (11.46%) JavaScript
4 29 (6.16%) Java
5 23 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 18 (3.82%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.61%) VB.NET
8 16 (3.40%) Scala
9 15 (3.18%) VBA
10 14 (2.97%) Perl
10 14 (2.97%) Python
11 12 (2.55%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.34%) R
13 8 (1.70%) Groovy
14 7 (1.49%) C++
15 6 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.06%) Assembly Language
16 5 (1.06%) JCL
16 5 (1.06%) REXX
16 5 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 130 (27.60%) Degree
2 38 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (4.46%) MCSE
4 16 (3.40%) MCP
5 12 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.55%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.49%) CCNA
8 6 (1.27%) HND
8 6 (1.27%) ISEB
8 6 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.06%) MCSA
10 4 (0.85%) CISA
10 4 (0.85%) HNC
10 4 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.85%) PMP
10 4 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.79%) SLA
2 13 (2.76%) QA
3 7 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.64%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.21%) COBIT
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 63 (13.38%) Active Directory
2 50 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.28%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.91%) vSphere
5 5 (1.06%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 5 (1.06%) Time Sharing Option
6 4 (0.85%) Firmware
6 4 (0.85%) RACF
7 3 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.64%) XenApp
8 2 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.42%) Squid
8 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.21%) KVM
9 1 (0.21%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 37 (7.86%) SCCM
2 26 (5.52%) SCOM
3 8 (1.70%) Rundeck
4 4 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.85%) Puppet
4 4 (0.85%) zSecure
5 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.21%) Ansible
6 1 (0.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.21%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 352 (74.73%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.89%) VMware
3 46 (9.77%) Oracle
4 23 (4.88%) Cisco
5 19 (4.03%) Cognos
6 18 (3.82%) HP
7 15 (3.18%) Tableau
8 14 (2.97%) Dell
9 13 (2.76%) IBM
10 12 (2.55%) Citrix
11 11 (2.34%) Anaplan
11 11 (2.34%) Hyperion
11 11 (2.34%) Xamarin
12 8 (1.70%) CA
12 8 (1.70%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.70%) TIBCO
13 7 (1.49%) Greenplum
13 7 (1.49%) Sybase
13 7 (1.49%) Symantec
14 6 (1.27%) Sitecore
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Technology Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 24,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Hiring People
Salary: (£25 -35k per annum + benefits)
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsburys Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Fife
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
ISL
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Stirlingshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Company benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE + Excellent Benefits Package
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Competitive Salary Offered + Company Profit-Share and Bonus Scheme
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Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Selkirk
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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