The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 5.13% - 4.76%
As % of the Applications category 35.71% - 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £41,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
28 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 14.36% 10.34% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 8
Average salary £41,000 £18,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+121.62% -59.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £18,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Stirling

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Stirling

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 14 (70.00%) SQL
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 5 (25.00%) SAP
4 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (25.00%) Informatica
5 4 (20.00%) VBA
5 4 (20.00%) MS Project
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (20.00%) AIX
5 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 4 (20.00%) RAD
5 4 (20.00%) MS Access
5 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (15.00%) ODBC
6 3 (15.00%) DTS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
1 6 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (20.00%) MS Access
4 3 (15.00%) DTS
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Business Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Designer
2 4 (20.00%) Database Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planner
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Capacity Planner
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Business Manager
4 2 (10.00%) PMO Manager
4 2 (10.00%) RAD Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Support Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Support Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (10.00%) Statistics
1 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) AS400
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) AIX
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) zOS
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (20.00%) RAD
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) Network Management
4 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (20.00%) VBA
4 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) RACF
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Informatica
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (10.00%) BMC
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Sybase
6 1 (5.00%) Unisys