The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 6.19% 15.25% 4.44%
As % of the Applications category 54.55% 69.23% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £29,712 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.08% +51.78%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
Somerset

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

Applications Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.34% 22.03% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 7
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £23,680 £23,446
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £29,600 £42,500
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 Taunton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Taunton

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Taunton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (36.36%) QA
5 4 (36.36%) Test Management
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Line Management
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Office 365
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 2 (18.18%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
6 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) e-Health
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Management
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
2 4 (36.36%) Line Management
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft