The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 629 702 637
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -65
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 266 203 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 1.51% 1.21% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 194 158 204
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,818 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%

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

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17633 16740 17161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.71% 15.11% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14474 13739 14660
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the UK.

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in the UK

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Spreadsheet Salary Histogram in the UK

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
England +62 260 £39,500 -7.05% 43
London +31 126 £45,000 - 18
South East +16 59 £37,000 -1.33% 12
City of London +55 40 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Surrey +18 22 £35,000 -22.22% 1
South West -6 21 £46,250 +10.11% 2
North West +8 20 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Berkshire +14 14 £67,750 +59.41% 5
Guildford - 14 £34,000 -
East Midlands +19 11 £29,250 +50.00% 2
Manchester -2 11 £32,000 -24.70% 1
Hampshire -5 10 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Bristol +3 9 £50,000 +52.67%
Yorkshire -39 9 £27,500 +12.24% 1
East of England -38 8 £23,000 -25.80% 2
Kent - 7 £39,500 -
Nottinghamshire +12 6 £32,500 +103.12% 2
West Yorkshire -19 6 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Dorset - 6 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 6 £27,500 - 1
Poole - 6 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire -1 5 £21,000 -58.00%
Nottingham - 5 £32,500 -
Bolton +10 4 £39,250 -7.64%
Reading +8 4 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Cambridge -1 4 £21,000 -58.00%
Lancashire - 4 £40,000 -
Southampton +4 3 - -
Swindon -4 3 £50,000 - 1
Leeds -8 3 £27,500 +14.58%

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 237 (45.49%) Finance
2 148 (28.41%) MS Excel
3 143 (27.45%) SQL
4 138 (26.49%) Microsoft
5 122 (23.42%) Degree
6 114 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 99 (19.00%) SQL Server
8 92 (17.66%) VBA
9 86 (16.51%) MS Office
10 83 (15.93%) Project Management
11 74 (14.20%) Management Information System
12 60 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
13 57 (10.94%) E-Commerce
14 54 (10.36%) QA
15 49 (9.40%) ITIL
16 47 (9.02%) PRINCE2
16 47 (9.02%) Data Analysis
17 46 (8.83%) Legal
18 45 (8.64%) Analytics
19 42 (8.06%) Windows
19 42 (8.06%) MS Project
20 41 (7.87%) Oracle
20 41 (7.87%) Marketing
21 40 (7.68%) C#
21 40 (7.68%) Data Mining
22 37 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 36 (6.91%) Telecoms
23 36 (6.91%) Data Modelling
24 34 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
24 34 (6.53%) Retail

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 28 (5.37%) CMS
2 17 (3.26%) Drupal
3 16 (3.07%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.34%) MS Project Server
5 6 (1.15%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.96%) SAS
7 4 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 148 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 86 (16.51%) MS Office
3 42 (8.06%) MS Project
4 26 (4.99%) MS Visio
5 23 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.77%) SPSS
7 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.38%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.19%) Maya
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (3.26%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.73%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.96%) Sage 200
3 5 (0.96%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.58%) Agresso
5 3 (0.58%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) Magento
6 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.65%) SaaS
2 3 (0.58%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.38%) Taleo
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.41%) Internet
2 7 (1.34%) Intranet
2 7 (1.34%) FTP
3 6 (1.15%) Firewall
4 5 (0.96%) Wireless
5 4 (0.77%) NFC
5 4 (0.77%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.58%) DMZ
6 3 (0.58%) DWDM
6 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.58%) VPN
6 3 (0.58%) Broadband
6 3 (0.58%) LAN
6 3 (0.58%) SDH
6 3 (0.58%) VoIP
6 3 (0.58%) WAN
6 3 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.58%) NAS
7 2 (0.38%) PPP
7 2 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.68%) Data Mining
3 37 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 28 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (4.61%) DB2
7 18 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.30%) MS Access
9 11 (2.11%) MySQL
10 10 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.54%) Big Data
11 8 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.34%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.34%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (2.50%) Bugzilla
2 11 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (2.11%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.73%) JIRA
4 3 (0.58%) Lombardi
5 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.19%) WiX
6 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.19%) MSI
General
1 237 (45.49%) Finance
2 46 (8.83%) Legal
3 41 (7.87%) Marketing
4 36 (6.91%) Telecoms
5 34 (6.53%) Retail
6 29 (5.57%) Publishing
7 22 (4.22%) Banking
8 19 (3.65%) Front Office
9 17 (3.26%) Advertising
10 14 (2.69%) Italian Language
11 12 (2.30%) Electronics
12 11 (2.11%) Law
13 10 (1.92%) Billing
13 10 (1.92%) Financial Institution
14 9 (1.73%) Investment Banking
14 9 (1.73%) Spanish Language
15 8 (1.54%) German Language
16 7 (1.34%) Private Banking
16 7 (1.34%) Games
17 6 (1.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 212 (40.69%) Analyst
2 72 (13.82%) Developer
3 53 (10.17%) Data Analyst
4 40 (7.68%) Project Manager
5 36 (6.91%) Excel Developer
6 34 (6.53%) Support Analyst
7 31 (5.95%) Business Analyst
8 25 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (3.84%) Applications Support
10 19 (3.65%) Consultant
11 18 (3.45%) Administrator
12 17 (3.26%) VBA Developer
13 16 (3.07%) Excel VBA Developer
13 16 (3.07%) Applications Support Analyst
13 16 (3.07%) Tester
14 15 (2.88%) Business Manager
15 14 (2.69%) Team Leader
15 14 (2.69%) QA Tester
15 14 (2.69%) Coordinator
16 13 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.37%) .NET
2 13 (2.50%) HTML
3 12 (2.30%) XML
3 12 (2.30%) WinForms
4 6 (1.15%) XSLT
5 5 (0.96%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.77%) Middleware
6 4 (0.77%) Pandas
7 2 (0.38%) WPF
7 2 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.38%) CSS
8 1 (0.19%) Web Services
8 1 (0.19%) COM
8 1 (0.19%) ODBC
8 1 (0.19%) Flash
8 1 (0.19%) RSS
8 1 (0.19%) .NET Remoting
8 1 (0.19%) JSON
8 1 (0.19%) WCF
8 1 (0.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 114 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (14.20%) Management Information System
3 30 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.03%) Mathematics
5 18 (3.45%) Hedge funds
6 17 (3.26%) Mobile App
7 16 (3.07%) Statistics
7 16 (3.07%) NHS
8 14 (2.69%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.50%) iPhone
10 12 (2.30%) Informatics
11 11 (2.11%) Data Conversion
11 11 (2.11%) CMDB
12 10 (1.92%) Smartcard
12 10 (1.92%) Social Media
13 9 (1.73%) Equities
13 9 (1.73%) Economics
14 6 (1.15%) EPoS
14 6 (1.15%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 42 (8.06%) Windows
2 9 (1.73%) Linux
2 9 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.34%) UNIX
5 6 (1.15%) Android
5 6 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.19%) AIX
9 1 (0.19%) HPUX
9 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (15.93%) Project Management
2 60 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (10.94%) E-Commerce
4 49 (9.40%) ITIL
5 47 (9.02%) PRINCE2
5 47 (9.02%) Data Analysis
6 45 (8.64%) Analytics
7 36 (6.91%) Data Modelling
8 34 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (6.33%) ETL
10 32 (6.14%) Data Management
10 32 (6.14%) Time Management
11 30 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (5.37%) Scrum
13 26 (4.99%) Migration
14 22 (4.22%) Software Testing
15 21 (4.03%) Software Engineering
15 21 (4.03%) CRM
15 21 (4.03%) Service Delivery
16 20 (3.84%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 143 (27.45%) SQL
2 92 (17.66%) VBA
3 40 (7.68%) C#
4 32 (6.14%) T-SQL
5 30 (5.76%) Java
6 18 (3.45%) VB
7 15 (2.88%) Python
8 11 (2.11%) C
9 10 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.73%) R
11 8 (1.54%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.15%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.77%) AWK
13 4 (0.77%) Korn
13 4 (0.77%) C++
13 4 (0.77%) sed
14 3 (0.58%) VBScript
14 3 (0.58%) PHP
14 3 (0.58%) Ruby
15 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 122 (23.42%) Degree
2 25 (4.80%) ISEB
3 21 (4.03%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (3.45%) ISTQB
6 15 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (1.92%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (1.54%) CFA
8 8 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.15%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.15%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.96%) AAT
10 5 (0.96%) HND
11 4 (0.77%) NVQ Level 4
11 4 (0.77%) PMP
12 3 (0.58%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 3 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.58%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.36%) QA
2 13 (2.50%) SLA
3 7 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) P3O
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (3.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.96%) Firmware
4 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.38%) Xen
5 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.38%) SCCM
2 2 (0.38%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 138 (26.49%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.87%) Oracle
3 24 (4.61%) SAP
4 21 (4.03%) Google
5 17 (3.26%) Informatica
6 12 (2.30%) Coremetrics
7 11 (2.11%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.73%) DataFlux
8 9 (1.73%) Teradata
8 9 (1.73%) Sybase
8 9 (1.73%) Business Objects
8 9 (1.73%) Trillium
9 8 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (1.54%) Sage
10 7 (1.34%) Bloomberg
10 7 (1.34%) Symantec
10 7 (1.34%) VMware
11 6 (1.15%) LexisNexis
11 6 (1.15%) CA
11 6 (1.15%) Fidessa
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Fidessa
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fidessa
Salary: Competitive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Envire search
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Envir
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £56000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-56000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + 28 days benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Experis IT
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 15 days ago