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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 255 241 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.60% 7.78% 8.73%
As % of the Applications category 70.44% 66.21% 69.49%
Number of salaries quoted 152 155 161
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -
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
362 364 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.21% 11.75% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 202 230 256
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £61,250
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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Glasgow +5 120 £39,500 +5.33% 21
Edinburgh -3 90 £38,500 +2.66% 18
Dundee -4 13 £40,000 -25.23%
Argyll and Bute - 7 £31,500 -
East Lothian - 6 - -
Stirling +12 5 £42,000 +50.00% 1
Aberdeen +4 4 £47,500 +26.66%
Fife +4 4 £29,000 +2.65% 1
Falkirk - 3 £37,500 -
West Lothian - 3 £22,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £27,000 -
Moray +8 1 - -
North Lanarkshire -2 1 £38,000 +16.92% 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 354 (78.49%) Microsoft
2 191 (42.35%) SQL Server
3 153 (33.92%) SQL
4 144 (31.93%) .NET
5 140 (31.04%) Degree
6 130 (28.82%) Windows
7 120 (26.61%) C#
8 119 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
9 91 (20.18%) Finance
10 77 (17.07%) MS Office
11 76 (16.85%) Computer Science
12 75 (16.63%) ASP.NET
13 73 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
14 63 (13.97%) VMware
15 62 (13.75%) Oracle
15 62 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
16 61 (13.53%) Project Management
17 59 (13.08%) JavaScript
18 58 (12.86%) Windows Server
19 57 (12.64%) Active Directory
20 56 (12.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 53 (11.75%) Microsoft Certification
21 53 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
22 52 (11.53%) ITIL
23 48 (10.64%) HTML
23 48 (10.64%) CSS
24 47 (10.42%) Linux
25 46 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 43 (9.53%) CRM
27 42 (9.31%) SCCM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 39 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 29 (6.43%) MS Exchange
3 24 (5.32%) IIS
4 13 (2.88%) SAS
5 10 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
5 10 (2.22%) Skype for Business
6 9 (2.00%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.55%) MS Project Server
9 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.44%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.44%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.44%) MTS
11 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.22%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 77 (17.07%) MS Office
2 30 (6.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (5.32%) MS Project
4 16 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 26 (5.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.11%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.44%) Servitor
6 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (9.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.10%) Office 365
4 11 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (2.44%) SaaS
5 10 (2.22%) DigitalOcean
6 6 (1.33%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.32%) SAN
2 26 (5.76%) DHCP
2 26 (5.76%) DNS
2 26 (5.76%) Firewall
3 11 (2.44%) LAN
3 11 (2.44%) WAN
4 10 (2.22%) VPN
5 9 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.77%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (1.33%) Internet
8 5 (1.11%) BGP
8 5 (1.11%) OSPF
9 4 (0.89%) SSL
9 4 (0.89%) WAAS
9 4 (0.89%) Wireless
10 3 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.67%) FWSM
10 3 (0.67%) HTTP
10 3 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (42.35%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (5.10%) MySQL
5 23 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (3.99%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (2.66%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.00%) MS Access
10 9 (2.00%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.55%) Power BI
11 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.11%) OLAP
13 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.89%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (0.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (5.99%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.55%) Subversion
4 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.89%) ClearCase
5 4 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.44%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.44%) Maven
6 2 (0.44%) Moq
6 2 (0.44%) MSTest
7 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.22%) JIRA
7 1 (0.22%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.22%) NUnit
7 1 (0.22%) Selenium
7 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.22%) Xcode
General
1 91 (20.18%) Finance
2 33 (7.32%) Banking
3 20 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.99%) Legal
5 12 (2.66%) Marketing
6 10 (2.22%) Law
7 6 (1.33%) Games
7 6 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.11%) Back Office
9 4 (0.89%) Billing
10 3 (0.67%) Front Office
10 3 (0.67%) Retail
10 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.44%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 138 (30.60%) Developer
2 77 (17.07%) Analyst
3 43 (9.53%) .NET Developer
4 40 (8.87%) C# Developer
5 35 (7.76%) Consultant
6 34 (7.54%) Senior Developer
7 26 (5.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 24 (5.32%) SQL Developer
9 21 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (4.66%) Software Developer
10 20 (4.43%) Software Engineer
11 18 (3.99%) Support Analyst
12 17 (3.77%) DBA
13 15 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
14 14 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (3.10%) CRM Developer
14 14 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 14 (3.10%) Support Engineer
14 14 (3.10%) Web Developer
15 13 (2.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (31.93%) .NET
2 75 (16.63%) ASP.NET
3 48 (10.64%) CSS
3 48 (10.64%) HTML
4 37 (8.20%) .NET Framework
5 29 (6.43%) Web Services
6 23 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 22 (4.88%) REST
8 20 (4.43%) Entity Framework
8 20 (4.43%) jQuery
8 20 (4.43%) XML
9 14 (3.10%) WCF
10 13 (2.88%) JSON
11 10 (2.22%) Apache Camel
11 10 (2.22%) J2EE
12 9 (2.00%) Middleware
13 8 (1.77%) Ajax
14 7 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (1.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 76 (16.85%) Computer Science
2 62 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.99%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.77%) Data Integration
4 17 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.10%) Replication
7 10 (2.22%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.77%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.33%) Biotechnology
9 6 (1.33%) Derivative
9 6 (1.33%) EPoS
10 5 (1.11%) Data Extraction
10 5 (1.11%) Informatics
10 5 (1.11%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.11%) Physics
10 5 (1.11%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (0.89%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 130 (28.82%) Windows
2 58 (12.86%) Windows Server
3 47 (10.42%) Linux
4 41 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (5.32%) Unix
5 24 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.43%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.77%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.55%) Solaris
10 6 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.89%) AIX
12 4 (0.89%) CentOS
12 4 (0.89%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.67%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.44%) Debian
15 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
3 61 (13.53%) Project Management
4 52 (11.53%) ITIL
5 43 (9.53%) CRM
6 40 (8.87%) Scrum
7 35 (7.76%) Business Analysis
7 35 (7.76%) OO
8 32 (7.10%) MVC
9 30 (6.65%) SDLC
10 28 (6.21%) TDD
11 25 (5.54%) Software Engineering
12 22 (4.88%) ETL
13 21 (4.66%) Data Management
13 21 (4.66%) Data Modelling
13 21 (4.66%) Web Development
14 20 (4.43%) Service Management
15 19 (4.21%) High Availability
15 19 (4.21%) Mentoring
16 18 (3.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 153 (33.92%) SQL
2 120 (26.61%) C#
3 59 (13.08%) JavaScript
4 38 (8.43%) Python
4 38 (8.43%) T-SQL
5 37 (8.20%) Java
6 20 (4.43%) C++
7 18 (3.99%) PowerShell
8 16 (3.55%) VBA
9 14 (3.10%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.88%) Ruby
11 10 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.11%) Perl
13 4 (0.89%) C
14 3 (0.67%) VB
15 2 (0.44%) R
15 2 (0.44%) VBScript
15 2 (0.44%) XAML
16 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 140 (31.04%) Degree
2 53 (11.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (4.66%) MCSE
4 18 (3.99%) MCP
5 11 (2.44%) MCSA
6 8 (1.77%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.55%) CCNA
7 7 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.55%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.11%) CCNP
9 5 (1.11%) HND
9 5 (1.11%) ISEB
9 5 (1.11%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.89%) MCITP
10 4 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.67%) MBA
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.65%) SLA
2 20 (4.43%) QA
3 7 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.44%) PMBOK
System Software
1 57 (12.64%) Active Directory
2 53 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (7.54%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.10%) vSphere
5 5 (1.11%) XenApp
6 3 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.67%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.44%) KVM
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.44%) vCloud
8 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.22%) Squid
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (9.31%) SCCM
2 34 (7.54%) SCOM
3 11 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.44%) Puppet
4 8 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.11%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.44%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.44%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.44%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.44%) WSUS
8 1 (0.22%) Ansible
8 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 354 (78.49%) Microsoft
2 63 (13.97%) VMware
3 62 (13.75%) Oracle
4 20 (4.43%) Cisco
5 19 (4.21%) HP
6 17 (3.77%) Google
7 16 (3.55%) Citrix
7 16 (3.55%) SAP
8 15 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 12 (2.66%) Dell
10 10 (2.22%) Cegedim Rx
10 10 (2.22%) DevExpress
10 10 (2.22%) Intel Security
10 10 (2.22%) Rackspace
10 10 (2.22%) Symantec
11 8 (1.77%) Tableau
12 7 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (1.33%) Charles River
13 6 (1.33%) EMC
13 6 (1.33%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hanover Scotland Housing Association
Salary: From £25,140 to £31,696 per annum (35 hours per week)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Market Rate Circa £300-£400
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
2iresourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42084 - £46760 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow, Edinburgh, Scotland
Dynamic Nation
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow, Edinburgh, Scotland
Dynamic Nation
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago