The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 13 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.20% 12.63% 7.17%
As % of the Applications category 31.71% 82.22% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 19
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,600 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
MS Excel
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 16.40% 15.36% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 22
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,343 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Solihull

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Solihull

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 39 (79.59%) Microsoft
2 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 30 (61.22%) .NET
4 27 (55.10%) C#
5 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
7 15 (30.61%) jQuery
8 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 14 (28.57%) HTML
8 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 13 (26.53%) Windows
9 13 (26.53%) MVC
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (24.49%) VB
10 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (22.45%) SQL
11 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (20.41%) CSS
12 10 (20.41%) Web Services
12 10 (20.41%) WCF
13 9 (18.37%) MS Office
13 9 (18.37%) TDD
14 8 (16.33%) WinForms
14 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (16.33%) C
14 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
14 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (16.33%) Open Source
14 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (14.29%) CMS
2 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Office
2 6 (12.24%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 2 (4.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 6 (12.24%) NUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) MSTest
General
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.12%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) .NET Developer
3 14 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 14 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Administrator
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Architect
6 6 (12.24%) Junior
6 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Junior Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior .NET Architect
6 6 (12.24%) .NET Architect
6 6 (12.24%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Architect
6 6 (12.24%) C# Architect
6 6 (12.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 15 (30.61%) jQuery
3 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 14 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 14 (28.57%) HTML
4 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (20.41%) WCF
5 10 (20.41%) CSS
5 10 (20.41%) Web Services
6 8 (16.33%) WinForms
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (14.29%) Backbone.js
7 7 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (14.29%) Ember.js
7 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 7 (14.29%) Durandal
8 6 (12.24%) Entity Framework
9 4 (8.16%) Ajax
10 3 (6.12%) XML
11 2 (4.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) Blog
5 1 (2.04%) Statistics
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) MVC
2 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.37%) TDD
4 8 (16.33%) Open Source
5 7 (14.29%) Web Development
5 7 (14.29%) SEO
5 7 (14.29%) BDD
5 7 (14.29%) Analytics
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Time Management
7 5 (10.20%) Scrum
7 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.16%) ETL
8 4 (8.16%) Project Management
8 4 (8.16%) Software Architecture
8 4 (8.16%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) C#
2 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) VB
4 11 (22.45%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
5 8 (16.33%) C
6 4 (8.16%) VB6
7 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (79.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Twitter
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Nimsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) CODA