The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thatcham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 1 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 50.00% 28.57% 16.67%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £22,500 £25,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -40.69%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
Berkshire

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

Applications Category
Thatcham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Thatcham 100.00% 85.71% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Thatcham

MS Office
Salary Trend in Thatcham

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Thatcham

MS Office
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Thatcham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Thatcham region citing MS Office 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 Office.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Thatcham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Thatcham region citing MS Office 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 Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft