The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 221 220 201
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 15 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 1.95% 0.68% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 7
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,531
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.49%
Spreadsheet
England

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

Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
769 886 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.26% 15.10% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 651 744 689
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in the South West

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Spreadsheet Salary Histogram in the South West

Spreadsheet
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Gloucestershire -3 11 £40,000 +60.00%
Dorset +7 2 £22,000 -26.66%
Bristol - 1 £19,500 -
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (40.74%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 3 (11.11%) ERP
7 3 (11.11%) MS Office
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.11%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Logistics
8 2 (7.41%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
8 2 (7.41%) Validation
8 2 (7.41%) Service Management
8 2 (7.41%) VB
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.41%) Windows
8 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.41%) ETL
8 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (7.41%) Pattern Recognition
8 2 (7.41%) Data Cleansing

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Drupal
1 1 (3.70%) SAS
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Broadband
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 20 (74.07%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Business Analyst
3 12 (44.44%) Data Analyst
4 9 (33.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Coordinator
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (7.41%) Change Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Project Support Coordinator
6 2 (7.41%) Project Officer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Change Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Data Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
1 1 (3.70%) HTML5
1 1 (3.70%) CSS3
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (40.74%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 3 (11.11%) ERP
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (7.41%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Pattern Recognition
4 2 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (7.41%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VB
2 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Netezza
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects