The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Wales / South Wales
Rank 16 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 86 120 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.65% 11.26% 12.96%
As % of the Applications category 74.78% 67.80% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 82 110 130
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £22,325 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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

Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
115 177 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.91% 16.60% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 104 162 169
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,378 £20,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £40,600
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MS Excel
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in South Wales

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in South Wales

MS Excel
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Cardiff -5 45 £33,000 +6.55% 7
Newport +1 28 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Torfaen +13 7 £30,000 -21.05%
Caerphilly +5 2 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Merthyr Tydfil 0 2 £22,378 -
Bridgend +4 1 £38,500 +97.43%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 168 (86.60%) Microsoft
2 101 (52.06%) SQL Server
3 77 (39.69%) .NET
4 74 (38.14%) ASP.NET
5 73 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (37.11%) SQL
7 70 (36.08%) C#
8 66 (34.02%) Windows
9 60 (30.93%) JavaScript
10 57 (29.38%) HTML
10 57 (29.38%) CSS
11 51 (26.29%) MVC
12 46 (23.71%) T-SQL
13 44 (22.68%) Scrum
14 42 (21.65%) XML
15 35 (18.04%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (17.53%) WCF
16 34 (17.53%) Team Foundation Server
16 34 (17.53%) Management Information System
17 33 (17.01%) Windows Server
18 32 (16.49%) Coaching
18 32 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
18 32 (16.49%) .NET Framework
18 32 (16.49%) TDD
19 31 (15.98%) SDLC
20 29 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 29 (14.95%) Active Directory
21 27 (13.92%) NHS
21 27 (13.92%) VMware
21 27 (13.92%) Informatics

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 13 (6.70%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (4.64%) IIS
3 8 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.58%) ColdFusion
4 5 (2.58%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.06%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.52%) CMS
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (9.79%) MS Office
2 11 (5.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.09%) MS Project
4 3 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.52%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.52%) InDesign
5 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.52%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.55%) Epicor Tropos
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.52%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.25%) Office 365
2 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.55%) IaaS
3 3 (1.55%) PaaS
3 3 (1.55%) SaaS
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.22%) Firewall
2 10 (5.15%) SAN
3 9 (4.64%) LAN
4 8 (4.12%) WAN
5 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.09%) VPN
6 5 (2.58%) Internet
7 4 (2.06%) IPsec
7 4 (2.06%) SSL
8 3 (1.55%) DHCP
8 3 (1.55%) DNS
8 3 (1.55%) VoIP
8 3 (1.55%) WLAN
9 2 (1.03%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.03%) HTTP
9 2 (1.03%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.03%) PuTTY
9 2 (1.03%) SSH
9 2 (1.03%) Telnet
9 2 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (52.06%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (14.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.15%) Big Data
5 10 (5.15%) MySQL
5 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.12%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.09%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.06%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.03%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.03%) Ingres
11 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.52%) OLTP
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 34 (17.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (8.25%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.09%) Selenium
4 4 (2.06%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.03%) MSTest
5 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.52%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.52%) Maven
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.52%) Subversion
6 1 (0.52%) Toad
General
1 22 (11.34%) Finance
2 7 (3.61%) Retail
3 5 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.06%) Back Office
4 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.55%) Marketing
6 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) German Language
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (35.05%) Developer
2 37 (19.07%) .NET Developer
3 35 (18.04%) Analyst
4 20 (10.31%) Software Developer
5 18 (9.28%) SQL Developer
6 13 (6.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (6.70%) C# Developer
6 13 (6.70%) Junior
7 12 (6.19%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.67%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (5.15%) Administrator
9 10 (5.15%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.64%) IT Support
11 8 (4.12%) Applications Support
11 8 (4.12%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.12%) IT Manager
11 8 (4.12%) Test Analyst
12 7 (3.61%) Consultant
12 7 (3.61%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (39.69%) .NET
2 74 (38.14%) ASP.NET
3 57 (29.38%) CSS
3 57 (29.38%) HTML
4 42 (21.65%) XML
5 35 (18.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (17.53%) WCF
7 32 (16.49%) .NET Framework
8 26 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 24 (12.37%) jQuery
9 24 (12.37%) XSLT
10 21 (10.82%) WinForms
11 17 (8.76%) Web Services
12 14 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (7.22%) Node.js
13 10 (5.15%) AngularJS
14 8 (4.12%) Ajax
14 8 (4.12%) XForms
15 7 (3.61%) CSS3
15 7 (3.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.53%) Management Information System
2 27 (13.92%) Informatics
2 27 (13.92%) NHS
3 9 (4.64%) Reference Data
4 6 (3.09%) Fintech
5 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.06%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.06%) User Experience
6 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 66 (34.02%) Windows
2 33 (17.01%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.73%) Linux
4 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.58%) Unix
7 4 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.06%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.03%) AIX
9 2 (1.03%) Android
9 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.03%) Solaris
9 2 (1.03%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.03%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.29%) MVC
3 44 (22.68%) Scrum
4 32 (16.49%) Coaching
4 32 (16.49%) TDD
5 31 (15.98%) SDLC
6 24 (12.37%) OO
7 22 (11.34%) ITIL
8 19 (9.79%) Project Management
9 11 (5.67%) Open Source
9 11 (5.67%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.15%) Process Improvement
11 9 (4.64%) CRM
11 9 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.64%) OOP
11 9 (4.64%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (4.12%) Incident Management
12 8 (4.12%) Project Planning
13 7 (3.61%) Mentoring
13 7 (3.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (37.11%) SQL
2 70 (36.08%) C#
3 60 (30.93%) JavaScript
4 46 (23.71%) T-SQL
5 23 (11.86%) VB.NET
6 9 (4.64%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.12%) PHP
8 6 (3.09%) Java
9 5 (2.58%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.55%) C
11 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (11.34%) Degree
2 19 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (6.70%) MCSE
4 9 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.61%) CCNA
6 6 (3.09%) CCA
6 6 (3.09%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (3.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.06%) ISEB
7 4 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.06%) MCSA
7 4 (2.06%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.55%) MCP
8 3 (1.55%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.03%) CCNP
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.52%) CCENT
10 1 (0.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.64%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 29 (14.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.76%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.12%) XenApp
5 6 (3.09%) vSphere
6 4 (2.06%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.06%) XenServer
7 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.03%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.52%) Docker
9 1 (0.52%) vCloud
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (2.58%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (2.06%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (2.06%) WSUS
4 2 (1.03%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.03%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.03%) SCCM
5 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.52%) Nagios
5 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 168 (86.60%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.92%) VMware
3 20 (10.31%) Cisco
4 18 (9.28%) Oracle
5 16 (8.25%) Citrix
6 12 (6.19%) RedGate
6 12 (6.19%) SAP
7 9 (4.64%) HP
8 7 (3.61%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.09%) Avaya
10 5 (2.58%) Dell
10 5 (2.58%) Remedy
11 4 (2.06%) Apple
11 4 (2.06%) IBM
11 4 (2.06%) Twitter
12 3 (1.55%) Epicor
12 3 (1.55%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.55%) QAD
12 3 (1.55%) Xamarin
13 2 (1.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
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