The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank - 154 144
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category - 0.96% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £40,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £31,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.25% -22.50%
Spreadsheet
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
371 418 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.94% 12.68% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 225 254 263
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,150 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Scotland region.

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in Scotland

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet.

1 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Fidessa
3 4 (44.44%) Bloomberg
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) XSLT
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Markit EDM
3 4 (44.44%) thinkFolio
4 3 (33.33%) Data Virtualisation
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Data Privacy
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Private Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Markit EDM
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Private Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 3 (33.33%) Data Virtualisation
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Data Privacy
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
6 1 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Fidessa
2 4 (44.44%) Bloomberg
2 4 (44.44%) thinkFolio
3 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
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