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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 232 276 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.11% 8.82% 7.33%
As % of the Applications category 70.52% 73.80% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 146 191 184
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +0.71%
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
329 374 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.50% 11.95% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 216 249 343
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 6 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 6 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 -10 104 £38,000 +8.57% 14
Edinburgh 0 102 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Aberdeen +5 6 £43,750 +16.66%
Dundee +6 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Renfrewshire +4 3 £46,000 +148.64% 1
Argyll and Bute -2 2 £26,500 +23.25%
Falkirk -3 2 £37,500 +57.89%
Fife -1 1 £35,000 -10.25%
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 6 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.

1 370 (77.24%) Microsoft
2 176 (36.74%) SQL Server
3 169 (35.28%) SQL
4 149 (31.11%) Degree
5 139 (29.02%) .NET
6 137 (28.60%) Windows
7 122 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
8 115 (24.01%) Finance
9 109 (22.76%) Computer Science
10 98 (20.46%) C#
11 86 (17.95%) MS Office
12 73 (15.24%) Business Intelligence
13 72 (15.03%) Windows Server
14 70 (14.61%) Active Directory
15 65 (13.57%) ITIL
16 61 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 61 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
17 60 (12.53%) VMware
18 58 (12.11%) ASP.NET
18 58 (12.11%) SharePoint
19 56 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
20 55 (11.48%) Project Management
21 53 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
22 50 (10.44%) Oracle
23 49 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 49 (10.23%) SCCM
24 45 (9.39%) JavaScript
25 42 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
25 42 (8.77%) SAN
25 42 (8.77%) 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 58 (12.11%) SharePoint
2 33 (6.89%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.30%) Skype for Business
4 10 (2.09%) Apache ServiceMix
4 10 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.67%) IIS
6 7 (1.46%) MS Project Server
6 7 (1.46%) SAS
6 7 (1.46%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.25%) Apache
7 6 (1.25%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.04%) JBoss
9 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.63%) CMS
10 3 (0.63%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 86 (17.95%) MS Office
2 33 (6.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (4.38%) MS Project
4 10 (2.09%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.04%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.67%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.04%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.84%) HFM
5 4 (0.84%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (0.84%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.63%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.42%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.42%) Servitor
7 2 (0.42%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.21%) Hi Portfolio
8 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.34%) Office 365
2 16 (3.34%) SaaS
3 6 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.77%) SAN
2 34 (7.10%) Firewall
3 33 (6.89%) DHCP
3 33 (6.89%) DNS
4 12 (2.51%) LAN
5 11 (2.30%) WAN
6 9 (1.88%) VPN
7 8 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (1.67%) Internet
7 8 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.84%) VLAN
8 4 (0.84%) WAAS
9 3 (0.63%) BGP
9 3 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.63%) FWSM
9 3 (0.63%) HTTP
9 3 (0.63%) MPLS
9 3 (0.63%) OSPF
10 2 (0.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (36.74%) SQL Server
2 61 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (2.92%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.71%) MS Access
9 10 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.88%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.67%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.67%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.46%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.46%) MySQL
13 6 (1.25%) Big Data
13 6 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (1.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 29 (6.05%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.46%) Subversion
4 5 (1.04%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.84%) IntelliJ
5 4 (0.84%) JIRA
5 4 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.63%) Selenium
6 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.42%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.42%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.42%) Grunt
7 2 (0.42%) MSI
8 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.21%) MSTest
8 1 (0.21%) NUnit
8 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.21%) Xcode
General
1 115 (24.01%) Finance
2 35 (7.31%) Banking
3 22 (4.59%) Marketing
4 19 (3.97%) Legal
5 15 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (2.30%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.09%) Games
8 10 (2.09%) Retail
9 7 (1.46%) Law
10 5 (1.04%) Back Office
10 5 (1.04%) Front Office
11 4 (0.84%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.63%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.42%) Advertising
13 2 (0.42%) Billing
14 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.21%) Automotive
14 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 141 (29.44%) Developer
2 94 (19.62%) Analyst
3 45 (9.39%) .NET Developer
4 39 (8.14%) Senior Developer
5 34 (7.10%) C# Developer
6 32 (6.68%) Support Analyst
7 30 (6.26%) SQL Developer
8 29 (6.05%) Consultant
9 28 (5.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 21 (4.38%) Applications Support
12 20 (4.18%) Architect
12 20 (4.18%) Microsoft Developer
12 20 (4.18%) Software Developer
13 19 (3.97%) Senior SQL Developer
13 19 (3.97%) Software Engineer
14 18 (3.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 17 (3.55%) Microsoft BI Developer
15 17 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (3.55%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (29.02%) .NET
2 58 (12.11%) ASP.NET
3 35 (7.31%) HTML
4 32 (6.68%) CSS
5 27 (5.64%) Web Services
6 26 (5.43%) .NET Framework
7 25 (5.22%) XML
8 24 (5.01%) REST
9 17 (3.55%) JSON
10 15 (3.13%) Middleware
10 15 (3.13%) WCF
11 12 (2.51%) HTML5
12 11 (2.30%) Ajax
12 11 (2.30%) WPF
13 10 (2.09%) AngularJS
13 10 (2.09%) Apache Camel
13 10 (2.09%) Entity Framework
13 10 (2.09%) J2EE
14 9 (1.88%) jQuery
15 8 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 109 (22.76%) Computer Science
2 61 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.64%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.18%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.30%) Informatics
7 9 (1.88%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.88%) Statistics
8 8 (1.67%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.67%) EPoS
8 8 (1.67%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.46%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.25%) Biotechnology
10 6 (1.25%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.25%) Health Informatics
10 6 (1.25%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.04%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (1.04%) Data Extraction
11 5 (1.04%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 137 (28.60%) Windows
2 72 (15.03%) Windows Server
3 56 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (6.05%) Linux
5 28 (5.85%) Windows 7
5 28 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (4.59%) Unix
8 10 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.09%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.04%) Solaris
9 5 (1.04%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.84%) CentOS
11 3 (0.63%) AIX
12 2 (0.42%) Debian
12 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (15.24%) Business Intelligence
3 65 (13.57%) ITIL
4 55 (11.48%) Project Management
5 42 (8.77%) Business Analysis
6 40 (8.35%) CRM
7 35 (7.31%) SDLC
8 33 (6.89%) OO
9 29 (6.05%) Mentoring
10 28 (5.85%) Scrum
11 23 (4.80%) Change Management
11 23 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (4.59%) Change Control
13 21 (4.38%) Software Engineering
14 20 (4.18%) ERP
14 20 (4.18%) SOA
15 19 (3.97%) Data Management
15 19 (3.97%) Migration
15 19 (3.97%) TDD
16 18 (3.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 169 (35.28%) SQL
2 98 (20.46%) C#
3 45 (9.39%) JavaScript
4 27 (5.64%) Java
5 25 (5.22%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.97%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.55%) VBA
8 15 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 14 (2.92%) Perl
10 13 (2.71%) Python
11 12 (2.51%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.09%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.09%) Scala
13 8 (1.67%) R
14 6 (1.25%) C++
15 5 (1.04%) VBScript
16 4 (0.84%) Groovy
17 3 (0.63%) PHP
18 2 (0.42%) C
18 2 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 149 (31.11%) Degree
2 42 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (6.05%) MCSE
4 21 (4.38%) MCP
5 15 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.92%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.88%) MCSA
8 8 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.46%) CCNA
9 7 (1.46%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.46%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.04%) HND
10 5 (1.04%) ISEB
10 5 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.04%) PMP
10 5 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.84%) CCNP
11 4 (0.84%) HNC
11 4 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.52%) SLA
2 21 (4.38%) QA
3 6 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.63%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (14.61%) Active Directory
2 53 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.14%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.88%) vSphere
5 6 (1.25%) XenApp
6 2 (0.42%) Firmware
6 2 (0.42%) KVM
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.42%) Squid
6 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.21%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.21%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.21%) RACF
7 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 49 (10.23%) SCCM
2 38 (7.93%) SCOM
3 4 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.84%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.84%) Rundeck
4 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.21%) Ansible
5 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.21%) WSUS
5 1 (0.21%) zSecure
Vendors
1 370 (77.24%) Microsoft
2 60 (12.53%) VMware
3 50 (10.44%) Oracle
4 25 (5.22%) Cisco
5 20 (4.18%) HP
6 19 (3.97%) Red Hat
7 17 (3.55%) Citrix
8 16 (3.34%) Dell
9 12 (2.51%) IBM
10 10 (2.09%) Cegedim Rx
10 10 (2.09%) Charles River
10 10 (2.09%) DevExpress
11 9 (1.88%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (1.88%) SAP
12 8 (1.67%) Intel Security
12 8 (1.67%) Tableau
13 7 (1.46%) Bloomberg
13 7 (1.46%) Fidessa
13 7 (1.46%) Reuters
13 7 (1.46%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent training, certificates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: Yesterday
Paisley, Renfrewshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Chess Telecom
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
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Edinburgh
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus +30 days holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
greywood
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Scotland
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Playtech
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive salary, plus an attracti
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Scotland
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Training, Healthcare
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