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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 629 656 624
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 269 281 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Applications category 1.70% 1.56% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 200 230 192
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £26,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%

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
15833 17998 16412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.46% 15.38% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12786 14379 13546
Average salary £38,648 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 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
England +4 261 £37,750 -20.52% 46
London -42 119 £46,000 -8.00% 15
City of London +21 43 £35,000 -33.33% 3
North West +26 41 £23,750 -26.92% 3
South East +10 35 £42,750 +5.55% 7
Cheshire - 28 £30,500 - 1
Chester - 25 - -
South West +1 18 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Gloucestershire -1 13 £46,000 +31.42%
West Midlands -6 13 £40,000 +95.12% 3
Cheltenham - 13 £46,000 -
Manchester +9 12 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Yorkshire +6 12 £34,000 -2.85% 8
East of England +1 12 £43,125 +7.81% 1
East Midlands +6 10 £28,383 -1.27% 3
Surrey - 10 £39,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North Yorkshire +1 9 £35,000 - 5
Harrogate -4 8 £35,000 - 5
Cambridgeshire +20 7 £46,250 -33.92%
Berkshire +6 7 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Milton Keynes -2 7 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Scotland +19 6 £21,000 -47.50%
Warwickshire -9 6 £50,000 -
Leeds +20 5 £35,000 - 3
West Yorkshire +14 5 £35,000 - 3
Cambridge +14 5 £47,500 -32.14%
Middlesex - 5 £42,500 -
Stockport +10 4 £22,500 -50.00%
Nottinghamshire -1 4 £32,500 -3.70% 3

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 222 (44.22%) Finance
2 171 (34.06%) Degree
3 161 (32.07%) MS Excel
4 144 (28.69%) Analytical Skills
5 138 (27.49%) SQL
6 135 (26.89%) Microsoft
7 108 (21.51%) MS Office
8 96 (19.12%) Project Management
9 87 (17.33%) Marketing
10 84 (16.73%) Management Information System
11 72 (14.34%) Analytics
12 64 (12.75%) Business Intelligence
13 56 (11.16%) MS PowerPoint
14 55 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
15 54 (10.76%) PRINCE2
16 49 (9.76%) VBA
17 48 (9.56%) SAS
18 46 (9.16%) SQL Server
19 44 (8.76%) Data Modelling
20 43 (8.57%) Windows
21 41 (8.17%) Data Analysis
22 40 (7.97%) Data Management
23 38 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
23 38 (7.57%) SEO
24 35 (6.97%) Oracle
25 33 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
25 33 (6.57%) Banking
26 32 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 32 (6.37%) Service Delivery
26 32 (6.37%) Data Mining

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 48 (9.56%) SAS
2 16 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.39%) CMS
4 3 (0.60%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.60%) Drupal
4 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.60%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.40%) IIS
5 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.20%) CICS
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 161 (32.07%) MS Excel
2 108 (21.51%) MS Office
3 56 (11.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (5.38%) MS Project
5 22 (4.38%) MS Visio
6 15 (2.99%) Photoshop
7 6 (1.20%) SPSS
8 3 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.59%) Workday HCM
2 5 (1.00%) Misys Midas
3 4 (0.80%) Changepoint
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.40%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.20%) Agresso
6 1 (0.20%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.39%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.59%) Taleo
2 8 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
3 5 (1.00%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.78%) Internet
2 17 (3.39%) Intranet
3 13 (2.59%) Wireless
4 9 (1.79%) LAN
5 8 (1.59%) NFC
6 6 (1.20%) VoIP
6 6 (1.20%) RTP
6 6 (1.20%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.00%) VPN
7 5 (1.00%) Firewall
8 4 (0.80%) DNS
8 4 (0.80%) WAN
8 4 (0.80%) DHCP
8 4 (0.80%) WebEx
9 3 (0.60%) SAN
10 2 (0.40%) HTTP
11 1 (0.20%) SNMP
11 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.20%) WLAN
11 1 (0.20%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
2 46 (9.16%) SQL Server
3 32 (6.37%) Data Mining
3 32 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (4.98%) MS Access
5 24 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (4.18%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.78%) QlikView
8 17 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (3.39%) Big Data
9 16 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (2.59%) Base SAS
11 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.39%) MySQL
12 5 (1.00%) Star Schema
12 5 (1.00%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.60%) DB2
14 2 (0.40%) OLAP
14 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (2.19%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.00%) Toad
2 5 (1.00%) JIRA
2 5 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.40%) JUnit
3 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 222 (44.22%) Finance
2 87 (17.33%) Marketing
3 33 (6.57%) Banking
4 28 (5.58%) Publishing
5 24 (4.78%) Retail
6 23 (4.58%) Telecoms
7 22 (4.38%) Legal
8 21 (4.18%) Front Office
9 18 (3.59%) Billing
10 11 (2.19%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.99%) Advertising
12 8 (1.59%) International Banking
12 8 (1.59%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.59%) Electronics
13 6 (1.20%) Law
13 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.00%) French Language
15 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.40%) Automotive
16 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 182 (36.25%) Analyst
2 62 (12.35%) Project Manager
3 50 (9.96%) Data Analyst
4 43 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 34 (6.77%) Developer
6 25 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (4.58%) Junior
8 22 (4.38%) Coordinator
8 22 (4.38%) Support Analyst
9 21 (4.18%) Consultant
9 21 (4.18%) Administrator
10 19 (3.78%) Account Manager
10 19 (3.78%) PMO Analyst
11 17 (3.39%) SEO Account Manager
12 15 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 14 (2.79%) Data Manager
13 14 (2.79%) Junior Project Manager
13 14 (2.79%) Project Coordinator
14 13 (2.59%) Commercial Manager
14 13 (2.59%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.38%) .NET
2 15 (2.99%) HTML
3 8 (1.59%) CSS
4 6 (1.20%) Middleware
4 6 (1.20%) XML
5 5 (1.00%) jQuery
6 3 (0.60%) HTML5
6 3 (0.60%) COM
7 2 (0.40%) JSP
7 2 (0.40%) Web Services
7 2 (0.40%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.40%) WinForms
7 2 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.40%) Dojo
7 2 (0.40%) WCF
8 1 (0.20%) WPF
8 1 (0.20%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.20%) STL
8 1 (0.20%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 144 (28.69%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (16.73%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.78%) Computer Science
4 28 (5.58%) Credit Risk
5 17 (3.39%) Data Integration
6 16 (3.19%) Data Structures
7 15 (2.99%) Blog
7 15 (2.99%) Statistics
8 14 (2.79%) Social Media
8 14 (2.79%) User Experience
9 13 (2.59%) Cryptography
9 13 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (2.39%) Derivative
10 12 (2.39%) Data Protection Act
11 11 (2.19%) Mathematics
11 11 (2.19%) Fixed Income
11 11 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.79%) Copywriting
13 8 (1.59%) Digital Media
13 8 (1.59%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 43 (8.57%) Windows
2 17 (3.39%) Windows 7
3 15 (2.99%) Linux
4 14 (2.79%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.99%) UNIX
6 9 (1.79%) Android
7 8 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.39%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.20%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.80%) AIX
10 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.80%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.60%) OS/400
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.20%) HPUX
12 1 (0.20%) Solaris
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (19.12%) Project Management
2 72 (14.34%) Analytics
3 64 (12.75%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (10.76%) PRINCE2
5 44 (8.76%) Data Modelling
6 41 (8.17%) Data Analysis
7 40 (7.97%) Data Management
8 38 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (7.57%) SEO
9 33 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (6.37%) Service Delivery
10 32 (6.37%) Online Marketing
11 31 (6.18%) CRM
11 31 (6.18%) ITIL
12 30 (5.98%) Statistical Analysis
13 28 (5.58%) Business Analysis
14 27 (5.38%) Benchmarking
14 27 (5.38%) Validation
15 26 (5.18%) Business Analytics
15 26 (5.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (27.49%) SQL
2 49 (9.76%) VBA
3 28 (5.58%) C
4 24 (4.78%) C#
5 23 (4.58%) C++
6 19 (3.78%) Java
7 17 (3.39%) VB
8 11 (2.19%) Python
9 10 (1.99%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.20%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.00%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.00%) PHP
12 4 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.80%) R
13 3 (0.60%) Perl
13 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.20%) Ruby
14 1 (0.20%) Korn
14 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 171 (34.06%) Degree
2 11 (2.19%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.59%) NVQ Level 4
4 8 (1.59%) HND
4 8 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.00%) PMP
7 5 (1.00%) APMP
8 4 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.80%) CIPD
9 3 (0.60%) MOS
9 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.40%) MCAD
10 2 (0.40%) MCSE
10 2 (0.40%) MCSA
10 2 (0.40%) ACCA
10 2 (0.40%) CIMA
10 2 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.39%) SLA
2 15 (2.99%) QA
3 7 (1.39%) P3O
4 6 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.60%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.60%) Firmware
4 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.20%) RACF
4 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (0.60%) Nagios
1 3 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.20%) WSUS
2 1 (0.20%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 135 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.97%) Oracle
3 24 (4.78%) SAP
4 19 (3.78%) Google
5 18 (3.59%) Adobe
5 18 (3.59%) Informatica
5 18 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.59%) Trillium
6 13 (2.59%) DataFlux
7 8 (1.59%) Cisco
7 8 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (1.39%) Hyperion
8 7 (1.39%) VMware
9 6 (1.20%) Cognos
10 5 (1.00%) Bloomberg
10 5 (1.00%) Symantec
10 5 (1.00%) Tableau
10 5 (1.00%) Zuora
11 4 (0.80%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.80%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Midlands and Lancashire CSU
Salary: £31,072 - 40,964 per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £65000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HW Search & Selection Ltd*
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liskeard
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14500 - £16500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Yeovil
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Up to £42,500 depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
London
ASOS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Parago Software Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago