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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
UK / Scotland
Rank 33 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 148 260 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.45% 8.76% 7.90%
As % of the Applications category 64.91% 67.36% 69.47%
Number of salaries quoted 106 156 164
Median salary £37,250 £39,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -

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
228 386 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.94% 13.00% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 157 227 229
Median salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -8 64 £40,000 +5.26% 8
Glasgow -17 55 £31,500 -21.25% 9
West Lothian +5 9 £30,000 +33.33%
North Lanarkshire +5 4 £35,250 -7.23%
Scottish Borders - 4 £38,250 - 1
Fife +5 3 £26,500 -8.62% 1
Dundee +10 1 - -
Stirling +9 1 £50,000 +19.04%
Falkirk +1 1 £22,000 -41.33%
Aberdeen +1 1 - - 1
Renfrewshire -4 1 £41,000 -10.86% 2
Highlands - 1 - -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 228 (80.57%) Microsoft
2 135 (47.70%) SQL Server
3 133 (47.00%) Finance
4 116 (40.99%) SQL
5 93 (32.86%) .NET
6 84 (29.68%) C#
7 73 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (23.67%) ASP.NET
8 67 (23.67%) Windows
9 60 (21.20%) MS Office
10 52 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
11 50 (17.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 47 (16.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 45 (15.90%) MVC
14 43 (15.19%) Active Directory
14 43 (15.19%) Degree
15 41 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (12.72%) Team Foundation Server
17 35 (12.37%) Windows Server
18 33 (11.66%) Project Management
19 32 (11.31%) Data Warehouse
19 32 (11.31%) PowerShell
20 31 (10.95%) Oracle
20 31 (10.95%) JavaScript
21 30 (10.60%) T-SQL
21 30 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
21 30 (10.60%) .NET Framework
22 29 (10.25%) Scrum
22 29 (10.25%) VMware
23 28 (9.89%) XML

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 20 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.18%) IIS
4 8 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.47%) SAS
6 6 (2.12%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.06%) JBoss
7 3 (1.06%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.71%) Apache
8 2 (0.71%) CMS
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.35%) Confluence
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 60 (21.20%) MS Office
2 27 (9.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (4.24%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.06%) Fishtalk
3 3 (1.06%) Q-Pulse
3 3 (1.06%) Sonata
4 2 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.89%) Office 365
3 10 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.06%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.71%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.71%) GitHub
6 2 (0.71%) SaaS
7 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.07%) Firewall
2 15 (5.30%) DNS
3 12 (4.24%) DHCP
3 12 (4.24%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.47%) SAN
5 5 (1.77%) WAN
6 4 (1.41%) LAN
6 4 (1.41%) Skype
6 4 (1.41%) VPN
7 3 (1.06%) Internet
7 3 (1.06%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.06%) LDAP
7 3 (1.06%) Network Security
7 3 (1.06%) VLAN
7 3 (1.06%) VoIP
7 3 (1.06%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.71%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.71%) Wireless
9 1 (0.35%) MPLS
9 1 (0.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (47.70%) SQL Server
2 50 (17.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (16.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (11.31%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (6.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (5.65%) MySQL
7 10 (3.53%) MS Access
7 10 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.77%) DB2
8 5 (1.77%) QlikView
8 5 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.41%) Power BI
10 3 (1.06%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.06%) OLAP
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.06%) SQLBase
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.71%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 36 (12.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (9.54%) Visual Studio
3 25 (8.83%) Git (software)
4 17 (6.01%) Bitbucket
5 11 (3.89%) JIRA
6 4 (1.41%) Selenium
6 4 (1.41%) Subversion
7 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.71%) Grunt
7 2 (0.71%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.71%) MSI
7 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.71%) Xcode
8 1 (0.35%) gulp
8 1 (0.35%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 133 (47.00%) Finance
2 21 (7.42%) Banking
3 8 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.12%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.77%) Retail
6 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.06%) Legal
6 3 (1.06%) Marketing
6 3 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Local Government
7 2 (0.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 81 (28.62%) Developer
2 71 (25.09%) Analyst
3 37 (13.07%) SQL Developer
4 33 (11.66%) C# Developer
5 25 (8.83%) Support Analyst
6 23 (8.13%) .NET Developer
7 17 (6.01%) Database Developer
7 17 (6.01%) Programmer
7 17 (6.01%) SQL Database Developer
8 16 (5.65%) Analyst Programmer
8 16 (5.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 16 (5.65%) SQL Server Developer
9 15 (5.30%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 15 (5.30%) .NET Programmer
9 15 (5.30%) C# Programmer
9 15 (5.30%) Consultant
10 14 (4.95%) Support Engineer
11 13 (4.59%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.24%) Senior Developer
12 12 (4.24%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (32.86%) .NET
2 67 (23.67%) ASP.NET
3 30 (10.60%) .NET Framework
3 30 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (9.89%) XML
5 27 (9.54%) CSS
5 27 (9.54%) HTML
6 21 (7.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (7.07%) AngularJS
8 19 (6.71%) WCF
9 15 (5.30%) jQuery
10 12 (4.24%) Ajax
11 8 (2.83%) Web Services
12 7 (2.47%) HTML5
13 5 (1.77%) WPF
13 5 (1.77%) XSLT
14 4 (1.41%) CSS3
14 4 (1.41%) Middleware
15 3 (1.06%) ISPF
16 2 (0.71%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.77%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.71%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.01%) Credit Risk
4 17 (6.01%) Hedge funds
5 9 (3.18%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.47%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.77%) Fintech
7 5 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.41%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.41%) Replication
8 4 (1.41%) User Experience
9 3 (1.06%) Clustering
9 3 (1.06%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.06%) iPhone
10 2 (0.71%) CCTV
10 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.35%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.67%) Windows
2 35 (12.37%) Windows Server
3 25 (8.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (8.13%) Linux
5 22 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.24%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.53%) Windows 10
8 9 (3.18%) Unix
8 9 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.47%) Android
10 4 (1.41%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.06%) zOS
12 2 (0.71%) AIX
12 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.35%) Solaris
13 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (15.90%) MVC
4 33 (11.66%) Project Management
5 29 (10.25%) Scrum
6 24 (8.48%) TDD
7 20 (7.07%) OO
8 19 (6.71%) Analytics
9 17 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (6.01%) ETL
9 17 (6.01%) Investment Management
9 17 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (5.65%) ITIL
11 15 (5.30%) Change Management
11 15 (5.30%) SDLC
12 14 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (4.95%) Web Development
13 13 (4.59%) Process Improvement
13 13 (4.59%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (40.99%) SQL
2 84 (29.68%) C#
3 32 (11.31%) PowerShell
4 31 (10.95%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.60%) T-SQL
6 27 (9.54%) VB.NET
7 20 (7.07%) VBA
8 13 (4.59%) Java
9 8 (2.83%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.83%) VBScript
10 7 (2.47%) Perl
10 7 (2.47%) Python
11 4 (1.41%) C
11 4 (1.41%) PHP
12 3 (1.06%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.06%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.06%) CLIST
12 3 (1.06%) JCL
12 3 (1.06%) REXX
12 3 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (15.19%) Degree
2 14 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.83%) ISEB
4 6 (2.12%) CCNA
4 6 (2.12%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.12%) MCSE
5 4 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.71%) MCSA
8 1 (0.35%) CCNP
8 1 (0.35%) HND
8 1 (0.35%) MCP
8 1 (0.35%) PhD
8 1 (0.35%) VCP5
8 1 (0.35%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.01%) Basel III
2 15 (5.30%) SLA
3 8 (2.83%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.77%) QA
5 3 (1.06%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.71%) COBIT
6 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (15.19%) Active Directory
2 25 (8.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.12%) vSphere
5 4 (1.41%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.06%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.06%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 3 (1.06%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (1.06%) XenApp
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.71%) NDS
7 2 (0.71%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (5.30%) SCCM
2 5 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.06%) SCOM
4 2 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.71%) Nagios
4 2 (0.71%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.71%) Puppet
4 2 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.35%) Iperf
5 1 (0.35%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.35%) SCSM
5 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 228 (80.57%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.95%) Oracle
3 29 (10.25%) VMware
4 18 (6.36%) Cisco
4 18 (6.36%) Tableau
5 17 (6.01%) Perforce
6 11 (3.89%) Xamarin
7 10 (3.53%) Citrix
8 9 (3.18%) Symantec
9 6 (2.12%) Intel Security
10 5 (1.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 5 (1.77%) Ciena
10 5 (1.77%) Google
10 5 (1.77%) Huawei
10 5 (1.77%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.77%) Nokia
10 5 (1.77%) Tellabs
11 4 (1.41%) Splunk
11 4 (1.41%) Telerik
12 3 (1.06%) WatchGuard
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FPSG Connect
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + DOE + extensive packackage
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £36000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Renfrew, Renfrewshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £49,000 to £51,750 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gourock
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Training and Development, Pension
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Edinburgh
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Selkirk
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Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
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Dunfermline, Fife
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago