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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 39 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 127 203 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.35% 6.54% 9.12%
As % of the Applications category 61.35% 63.24% 65.91%
Number of salaries quoted 90 125 196
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,350 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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
207 321 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.72% 10.34% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 142 197 288
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +1.44%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Edinburgh -5 52 £40,000 -4.76% 10
Glasgow -12 50 £40,000 +11.11% 9
West Lothian +11 5 £40,000 -
Aberdeen +7 5 £39,000 -17.89% 1
Argyll and Bute 0 3 £30,500 -3.17%
Scottish Borders 0 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Fife +3 2 £27,500 -13.38% 2
Falkirk -1 1 £22,000 -37.14% 1
Renfrewshire -3 1 - -
North Lanarkshire -3 1 £67,000 -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 255 (80.44%) Microsoft
2 117 (36.91%) Finance
3 107 (33.75%) SQL Server
4 94 (29.65%) SQL
5 90 (28.39%) MS Office
6 89 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (27.76%) Windows
8 81 (25.55%) C#
9 75 (23.66%) .NET
10 54 (17.03%) Degree
11 53 (16.72%) ASP.NET
12 48 (15.14%) VMware
12 48 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
13 46 (14.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 43 (13.56%) JavaScript
15 42 (13.25%) Active Directory
16 40 (12.62%) MS PowerPoint
17 37 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (11.36%) HTML
18 36 (11.36%) CSS
19 35 (11.04%) MVC
20 34 (10.73%) Project Management
21 33 (10.41%) Scrum
21 33 (10.41%) Windows Server
22 31 (9.78%) OO
23 29 (9.15%) Oracle
23 29 (9.15%) .NET Framework
24 28 (8.83%) Team Foundation Server
25 27 (8.52%) Computer Science
25 27 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 27 (8.52%) MS Exchange
2 22 (6.94%) IIS
3 15 (4.73%) SAS
4 14 (4.42%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.21%) MQSeries
6 6 (1.89%) CMS
6 6 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.26%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.95%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.95%) JBoss
8 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.63%) CICS
9 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.63%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 90 (28.39%) MS Office
2 40 (12.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (3.47%) MS Project
3 11 (3.47%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.95%) Stata
5 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.89%) Cognos Controller
2 6 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.26%) Sonata
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) HFM
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.47%) Office 365
3 7 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.26%) IaaS
5 3 (0.95%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.63%) GitHub
6 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.63%) SaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.89%) Firewall
2 14 (4.42%) DNS
3 13 (4.10%) DHCP
3 13 (4.10%) SAN
4 10 (3.15%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.84%) VoIP
5 9 (2.84%) VPN
6 7 (2.21%) Wireless
7 6 (1.89%) WAN
8 5 (1.58%) Internet
8 5 (1.58%) Network Security
9 3 (0.95%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.95%) LAN
9 3 (0.95%) Skype
10 2 (0.63%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.63%) LDAP
10 2 (0.63%) SSH
10 2 (0.63%) SSL
10 2 (0.63%) VLAN
11 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (33.75%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 27 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (5.68%) MySQL
4 16 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.15%) Power BI
6 9 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.21%) Data Mining
7 7 (2.21%) DB2
7 7 (2.21%) QlikView
8 6 (1.89%) Big Data
8 6 (1.89%) MS Access
8 6 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.89%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.58%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.26%) OLAP
11 3 (0.95%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (8.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (5.99%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.47%) JIRA
4 9 (2.84%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.89%) Subversion
6 2 (0.63%) Selenium
6 2 (0.63%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.32%) Grunt
7 1 (0.32%) gulp
7 1 (0.32%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.32%) MSI
7 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 117 (36.91%) Finance
2 27 (8.52%) Banking
3 10 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.21%) Marketing
5 6 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.58%) Legal
6 5 (1.58%) Retail
7 4 (1.26%) Law
8 3 (0.95%) Games
8 3 (0.95%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Automotive
9 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 72 (22.71%) Developer
2 68 (21.45%) Analyst
3 30 (9.46%) .NET Developer
4 20 (6.31%) C# Developer
4 20 (6.31%) Consultant
5 18 (5.68%) Architect
6 16 (5.05%) Support Engineer
7 15 (4.73%) Senior Developer
8 14 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
9 13 (4.10%) Support Analyst
10 12 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (3.79%) Programmer
11 11 (3.47%) Security Engineer
11 11 (3.47%) Software Developer
12 10 (3.15%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (3.15%) Analyst Programmer
12 10 (3.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (3.15%) IT Analyst
12 10 (3.15%) SQL Developer
12 10 (3.15%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (23.66%) .NET
2 53 (16.72%) ASP.NET
3 36 (11.36%) CSS
3 36 (11.36%) HTML
4 29 (9.15%) .NET Framework
5 22 (6.94%) AngularJS
5 22 (6.94%) WCF
6 21 (6.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (5.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (4.73%) jQuery
9 14 (4.42%) XML
10 13 (4.10%) Ajax
11 9 (2.84%) Entity Framework
12 6 (1.89%) ISPF
12 6 (1.89%) Middleware
12 6 (1.89%) WPF
13 5 (1.58%) HTML5
13 5 (1.58%) Web Services
14 4 (1.26%) SignalR
14 4 (1.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.52%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.15%) Visualisation
5 9 (2.84%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.52%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.52%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.89%) Data Extraction
7 6 (1.89%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.89%) Statistics
8 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.26%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.26%) iPhone
10 3 (0.95%) Applied Mathematics
10 3 (0.95%) Economics
10 3 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.95%) Informatics
10 3 (0.95%) Replication
11 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 88 (27.76%) Windows
2 33 (10.41%) Windows Server
3 26 (8.20%) Linux
3 26 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (5.05%) Windows 7
5 15 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.10%) Unix
7 12 (3.79%) Windows 10
8 8 (2.52%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.89%) zOS
10 5 (1.58%) Android
10 5 (1.58%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.58%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.32%) AIX
13 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (28.08%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (11.04%) MVC
4 34 (10.73%) Project Management
5 33 (10.41%) Scrum
6 31 (9.78%) OO
7 26 (8.20%) Validation
8 24 (7.57%) CRM
9 22 (6.94%) Analytics
9 22 (6.94%) TDD
9 22 (6.94%) Web Development
10 20 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (5.68%) ITIL
12 17 (5.36%) Change Management
12 17 (5.36%) Process Improvement
12 17 (5.36%) Time Management
13 16 (5.05%) SDLC
13 16 (5.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (4.73%) PRINCE2
14 15 (4.73%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (29.65%) SQL
2 81 (25.55%) C#
3 43 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 24 (7.57%) PowerShell
5 18 (5.68%) T-SQL
6 15 (4.73%) Java
7 14 (4.42%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.47%) Python
9 8 (2.52%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.21%) VBScript
11 6 (1.89%) Assembly Language
11 6 (1.89%) CLIST
11 6 (1.89%) JCL
11 6 (1.89%) Perl
11 6 (1.89%) REXX
12 5 (1.58%) C++
12 5 (1.58%) VB
13 4 (1.26%) Delphi
13 4 (1.26%) R
13 4 (1.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (17.03%) Degree
2 16 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.58%) ISEB
4 4 (1.26%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.26%) PhD
4 4 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.95%) CCNA
5 3 (0.95%) MCP
6 2 (0.63%) CISA
6 2 (0.63%) HND
6 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.63%) MCSE
6 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.32%) CRISC
7 1 (0.32%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.32%) VCP5
7 1 (0.32%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.62%) SLA
2 7 (2.21%) QA
3 4 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.95%) COBIT
5 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (14.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (13.25%) Active Directory
3 22 (6.94%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.15%) vSphere
5 6 (1.89%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 6 (1.89%) Time Sharing Option
6 4 (1.26%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.95%) Firmware
7 3 (0.95%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.63%) NDS
8 2 (0.63%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (0.63%) RACF
8 2 (0.63%) XenApp
9 1 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (3.47%) SCCM
2 7 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.21%) Puppet
3 5 (1.58%) SCOM
4 4 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.63%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 2 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.63%) zSecure
6 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.32%) Iperf
6 1 (0.32%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.32%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (0.32%) SCSM
6 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 255 (80.44%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.14%) VMware
3 29 (9.15%) Oracle
4 27 (8.52%) Cisco
5 15 (4.73%) Xamarin
6 14 (4.42%) Tableau
7 11 (3.47%) HP
8 10 (3.15%) Citrix
9 9 (2.84%) Symantec
10 7 (2.21%) Cognos
11 6 (1.89%) CA
11 6 (1.89%) Dell
11 6 (1.89%) Sybase
12 5 (1.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 5 (1.58%) Ciena
12 5 (1.58%) Google
12 5 (1.58%) Huawei
12 5 (1.58%) IBM
12 5 (1.58%) Nokia
12 5 (1.58%) Tellabs
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £48500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £41,000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: Pensions, Healthcare, Bonus, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Falkirk
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Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
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Glasgow
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 DOE + Company Benefits Package
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