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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 589 662 659
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -3
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 324 251 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Applications category 2.05% 1.43% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 239 188 170
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
15802 17544 16115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.27% 15.27% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12959 13867 13342
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 August 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 August 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 +72 314 £37,500 -14.77% 38
London +3 139 £50,000 - 15
North West +36 48 £25,000 -35.48% 5
South East +30 47 £38,000 -5.00% 5
City of London +30 40 £40,000 -25.58% 5
Cheshire +28 34 £32,500 -27.77%
Chester - 27 - -
Yorkshire +18 20 £32,500 -7.14% 6
East of England +15 19 £24,500 -2.48% 1
North Yorkshire +11 16 £33,750 -3.57% 4
Harrogate +3 16 £33,750 -3.57% 4
West Midlands -8 16 £38,750 +89.02% 3
Surrey +15 15 £35,000 - 1
South West +1 14 £45,000 +12.50%
Manchester +1 13 £24,000 -17.06% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 12 £45,000 -18.18%
Leeds +21 11 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +14 11 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -9 11 £46,000 +31.42%
Cheltenham - 11 £46,000 -
Kent +4 10 £35,000 -12.50%
East Midlands -2 10 £32,500 +13.04%
Milton Keynes -7 10 £45,000 -18.18%
Nottinghamshire -8 7 £42,500 +25.92%
Dartford - 7 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +15 6 £46,250 -33.92%
Warwickshire +1 6 £50,000 -
Scotland -9 6 £21,000 -47.50% 2
Glasgow +3 5 £21,000 - 2
Hertfordshire 0 5 £24,500 -42.35%

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 229 (42.80%) Finance
2 170 (31.78%) Analytical Skills
3 164 (30.65%) SQL
4 163 (30.47%) Degree
5 162 (30.28%) MS Excel
6 135 (25.23%) Microsoft
7 97 (18.13%) MS Office
8 92 (17.20%) Marketing
9 83 (15.51%) Project Management
9 83 (15.51%) Management Information System
10 72 (13.46%) Analytics
11 67 (12.52%) Business Intelligence
12 66 (12.34%) VBA
13 64 (11.96%) SQL Server
13 64 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
14 59 (11.03%) MS PowerPoint
15 56 (10.47%) SAS
16 52 (9.72%) Data Management
17 48 (8.97%) Windows
18 46 (8.60%) Data Modelling
19 45 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
20 44 (8.22%) Oracle
21 43 (8.04%) Front Office
22 42 (7.85%) C#
22 42 (7.85%) Banking
23 40 (7.48%) SEO
23 40 (7.48%) Validation
24 39 (7.29%) PRINCE2
24 39 (7.29%) Data Analysis
24 39 (7.29%) Business Analysis

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 56 (10.47%) SAS
2 15 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.50%) CMS
4 5 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.56%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.56%) IIS
5 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.37%) Drupal
6 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) CICS
Applications
1 162 (30.28%) MS Excel
2 97 (18.13%) MS Office
3 59 (11.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (4.11%) MS Visio
5 21 (3.93%) MS Project
6 11 (2.06%) SPSS
7 7 (1.31%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.37%) FastStats
10 1 (0.19%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.19%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.50%) Workday HCM
2 7 (1.31%) Misys Midas
3 5 (0.93%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 4 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.75%) Changepoint
4 4 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.68%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.50%) Taleo
2 8 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.75%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.37%) Office 365
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.86%) Internet
2 14 (2.62%) Wireless
3 13 (2.43%) Intranet
4 10 (1.87%) RTP
5 8 (1.50%) NFC
6 7 (1.31%) Firewall
7 6 (1.12%) DNS
7 6 (1.12%) LAN
7 6 (1.12%) DHCP
8 5 (0.93%) VoIP
9 4 (0.75%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.75%) VPN
9 4 (0.75%) WebEx
10 3 (0.56%) WAN
11 2 (0.37%) SAN
12 1 (0.19%) Broadband
12 1 (0.19%) LTE
12 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.19%) Radio Access Network
12 1 (0.19%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.96%) SQL Server
1 64 (11.96%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (6.54%) MS Access
3 33 (6.17%) Data Mining
4 29 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (4.49%) QlikView
6 21 (3.93%) Base SAS
6 21 (3.93%) BusinessObjects
7 20 (3.74%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (2.99%) Big Data
10 15 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (2.24%) MySQL
12 10 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.93%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 18 (3.36%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.93%) JIRA
4 3 (0.56%) JUnit
4 3 (0.56%) Toad
5 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.19%) ProC
6 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
General
1 229 (42.80%) Finance
2 92 (17.20%) Marketing
3 43 (8.04%) Front Office
4 42 (7.85%) Banking
5 31 (5.79%) Retail
6 19 (3.55%) Telecoms
7 18 (3.36%) Legal
8 17 (3.18%) Publishing
8 17 (3.18%) Billing
9 12 (2.24%) Advertising
10 11 (2.06%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.87%) International Banking
11 10 (1.87%) Electronics
11 10 (1.87%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.50%) Law
13 7 (1.31%) French Language
14 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.37%) Italian Language
17 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 203 (37.94%) Analyst
2 58 (10.84%) Business Analyst
3 54 (10.09%) Project Manager
4 52 (9.72%) Developer
5 46 (8.60%) Data Analyst
6 30 (5.61%) Support Analyst
7 25 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
8 23 (4.30%) Account Manager
9 22 (4.11%) Data Manager
10 21 (3.93%) Junior
11 19 (3.55%) Consultant
11 19 (3.55%) SEO Account Manager
12 18 (3.36%) PMO Analyst
12 18 (3.36%) Administrator
13 16 (2.99%) Coordinator
14 13 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
15 12 (2.24%) Excel Developer
15 12 (2.24%) Financial Analyst
15 12 (2.24%) IT Support
15 12 (2.24%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.67%) .NET
2 10 (1.87%) XML
3 9 (1.68%) HTML
4 7 (1.31%) jQuery
5 5 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (0.75%) Middleware
6 4 (0.75%) CSS
6 4 (0.75%) WPF
7 3 (0.56%) WCF
7 3 (0.56%) WinForms
7 3 (0.56%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.37%) OOXML
8 2 (0.37%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.37%) COM
8 2 (0.37%) HTML5
8 2 (0.37%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.19%) CSS3
9 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 170 (31.78%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (15.51%) Management Information System
3 31 (5.79%) Credit Risk
4 28 (5.23%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (3.93%) Derivative
7 20 (3.74%) Data Integration
8 19 (3.55%) Fixed Income
9 18 (3.36%) Data Structures
10 17 (3.18%) Blog
11 15 (2.80%) Reference Data
11 15 (2.80%) Equities
12 14 (2.62%) Mathematics
13 13 (2.43%) Statistics
14 12 (2.24%) Data Protection Act
14 12 (2.24%) Cryptography
15 10 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (1.68%) Social Media
17 8 (1.50%) PMI
17 8 (1.50%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.97%) Windows
2 21 (3.93%) Linux
3 18 (3.36%) UNIX
3 18 (3.36%) Windows 7
4 14 (2.62%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.50%) Android
7 7 (1.31%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.31%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.31%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.75%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.75%) AIX
10 3 (0.56%) OS/400
11 2 (0.37%) VMS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.19%) HPUX
12 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (15.51%) Project Management
2 72 (13.46%) Analytics
3 67 (12.52%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (9.72%) Data Management
5 46 (8.60%) Data Modelling
6 45 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (7.48%) Validation
7 40 (7.48%) SEO
8 39 (7.29%) PRINCE2
8 39 (7.29%) Data Analysis
8 39 (7.29%) Business Analysis
9 35 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (5.98%) Online Marketing
11 30 (5.61%) CRM
12 29 (5.42%) Statistical Analysis
12 29 (5.42%) Business Analytics
13 27 (5.05%) Business Development
13 27 (5.05%) Benchmarking
14 26 (4.86%) Risk Management
14 26 (4.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (30.65%) SQL
2 66 (12.34%) VBA
3 42 (7.85%) C#
4 34 (6.36%) C
5 30 (5.61%) C++
6 28 (5.23%) Java
7 25 (4.67%) VB
8 15 (2.80%) Python
9 12 (2.24%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.87%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.50%) MATLAB
11 8 (1.50%) PHP
12 6 (1.12%) R
13 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.75%) Perl
14 3 (0.56%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.19%) PROC SQL
15 1 (0.19%) Ruby
15 1 (0.19%) Korn
Qualifications
1 163 (30.47%) Degree
2 16 (2.99%) PMI Certification
3 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.50%) HND
5 8 (1.50%) NVQ Level 4
5 8 (1.50%) PMP
6 5 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.93%) CIMA
7 4 (0.75%) ACCA
7 4 (0.75%) CIPD
7 4 (0.75%) MCSE
7 4 (0.75%) MCSA
7 4 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.56%) APMP
9 2 (0.37%) MCAD
9 2 (0.37%) MBA
9 2 (0.37%) MOS
10 1 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.74%) QA
2 19 (3.55%) SLA
3 9 (1.68%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.31%) P3O
5 4 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.56%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (0.56%) GCP
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.19%) ACF2
4 1 (0.19%) Firmware
4 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.19%) RACF
4 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) Nagios
1 3 (0.56%) WSUS
1 3 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (0.37%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 135 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.22%) Oracle
3 20 (3.74%) SAP
4 16 (2.99%) Informatica
5 15 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.62%) Google
6 14 (2.62%) Adobe
7 13 (2.43%) Trillium
7 13 (2.43%) DataFlux
8 11 (2.06%) Bloomberg
9 10 (1.87%) VMware
10 9 (1.68%) Cognos
10 9 (1.68%) Tableau
11 8 (1.50%) PeopleSoft
12 7 (1.31%) Hyperion
13 5 (0.93%) Symantec
13 5 (0.93%) ION Trading
13 5 (0.93%) Cisco
13 5 (0.93%) Fidessa
13 5 (0.93%) Alteryx
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mansion House Consulting
Salary: According To Exp and Various Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37500 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Yorkshire
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago