The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank - 3 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - 12.50% -
As % of the Applications category - 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £21,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
MS Office
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders region.

Applications Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £21,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.74%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

MS Office
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Scottish Borders region.

MS Office Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

MS Office
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders region citing MS Office 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 Office.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SLA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders region citing MS Office 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 Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Application Support Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA