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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 625 689 623
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -66
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 283 209 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Applications category 1.58% 1.27% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 205 163 207
Average salary £39,500 £40,300 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.98% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,381 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +17.50%

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
17871 16495 16379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.67% 15.13% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14641 13554 13929
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 £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +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 20 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 20 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 +60 275 £39,500 -1.98% 45
London +29 129 £43,000 -4.44% 18
South East +21 63 £37,000 -1.33% 15
City of London +33 40 £43,000 -11.79% 7
North West +9 24 £32,000 -14.66% 2
Surrey +14 23 £35,000 -22.22% 2
South West -19 22 £45,000 +35.33% 2
Berkshire +21 16 £75,000 +53.84% 6
Manchester -8 13 £32,000 -24.70% 1
Guildford - 13 £43,000 -
East Midlands +26 12 £32,500 +46.06% 1
Hampshire -8 10 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Bristol -2 9 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Yorkshire -45 9 £27,500 +10.00% 1
East of England -33 8 £23,000 -25.80% 2
Dorset -11 7 £45,000 +38.46%
Kent - 7 £39,500 -
Poole - 7 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire +12 6 £32,500 +103.12% 1
West Yorkshire -18 6 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Basingstoke - 6 £27,500 - 1
Reading -2 5 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £21,000 -55.78%
Lancashire - 5 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £32,500 -
Bolton +9 4 £39,250 -7.64%
Cambridge -4 4 £21,000 -58.00%
Scotland -4 4 £40,000 -
West Midlands -6 4 £20,000 -45.20% 3
Cheshire - 4 £30,000 -

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 249 (46.37%) Finance
2 152 (28.31%) SQL
2 152 (28.31%) MS Excel
3 138 (25.70%) Microsoft
4 126 (23.46%) Degree
5 122 (22.72%) Analytical Skills
6 105 (19.55%) SQL Server
7 95 (17.69%) VBA
8 89 (16.57%) MS Office
9 83 (15.46%) Project Management
10 75 (13.97%) Management Information System
11 62 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (10.43%) E-Commerce
13 54 (10.06%) ITIL
13 54 (10.06%) QA
14 52 (9.68%) Data Analysis
15 48 (8.94%) Analytics
16 47 (8.75%) PRINCE2
17 46 (8.57%) Legal
18 44 (8.19%) Oracle
19 43 (8.01%) Data Mining
20 42 (7.82%) MS Project
20 42 (7.82%) Windows
20 42 (7.82%) Marketing
20 42 (7.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 41 (7.64%) C#
21 41 (7.64%) Data Modelling
22 37 (6.89%) Telecoms
22 37 (6.89%) Business Intelligence
23 35 (6.52%) Retail

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (5.21%) CMS
2 18 (3.35%) Drupal
3 17 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.30%) MS Project Server
5 6 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.12%) SAS
6 5 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 152 (28.31%) MS Excel
2 89 (16.57%) MS Office
3 42 (7.82%) MS Project
4 26 (4.84%) MS Visio
5 23 (4.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.74%) SPSS
7 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.37%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.19%) Maya
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (3.17%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.68%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.93%) Sage 200
3 5 (0.93%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.74%) Agresso
5 3 (0.56%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.91%) SaaS
2 3 (0.56%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.37%) Taleo
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.28%) Internet
2 7 (1.30%) Intranet
2 7 (1.30%) FTP
3 6 (1.12%) Firewall
4 5 (0.93%) Wireless
5 4 (0.74%) NFC
5 4 (0.74%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.56%) DMZ
6 3 (0.56%) DWDM
6 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.56%) VPN
6 3 (0.56%) Broadband
6 3 (0.56%) LAN
6 3 (0.56%) SDH
6 3 (0.56%) VoIP
6 3 (0.56%) WAN
6 3 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.56%) NAS
7 2 (0.37%) PPP
7 2 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.01%) Data Mining
3 42 (7.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (5.40%) Relational Database
6 25 (4.66%) DB2
7 20 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (2.61%) MS Access
8 14 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (2.23%) MySQL
9 12 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.68%) Big Data
11 8 (1.49%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.49%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.56%) Star Schema
14 3 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (2.42%) Bugzilla
2 10 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (1.86%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.49%) JIRA
4 3 (0.56%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.19%) WiX
5 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.19%) MSI
General
1 249 (46.37%) Finance
2 46 (8.57%) Legal
3 42 (7.82%) Marketing
4 37 (6.89%) Telecoms
5 35 (6.52%) Retail
6 30 (5.59%) Publishing
7 21 (3.91%) Banking
8 20 (3.72%) Front Office
9 18 (3.35%) Advertising
10 15 (2.79%) Italian Language
11 13 (2.42%) Electronics
12 11 (2.05%) Law
12 11 (2.05%) Billing
13 10 (1.86%) Investment Banking
13 10 (1.86%) Financial Institution
13 10 (1.86%) Spanish Language
14 8 (1.49%) Games
14 8 (1.49%) German Language
15 7 (1.30%) Private Banking
16 6 (1.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 223 (41.53%) Analyst
2 75 (13.97%) Developer
3 56 (10.43%) Data Analyst
4 41 (7.64%) Project Manager
5 36 (6.70%) Excel Developer
6 34 (6.33%) Business Analyst
6 34 (6.33%) Support Analyst
7 26 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
8 20 (3.72%) Applications Support
9 19 (3.54%) Administrator
9 19 (3.54%) Consultant
9 19 (3.54%) VBA Developer
10 17 (3.17%) Excel VBA Developer
11 16 (2.98%) Business Manager
11 16 (2.98%) Tester
11 16 (2.98%) Applications Support Analyst
12 14 (2.61%) Coordinator
12 14 (2.61%) Team Leader
12 14 (2.61%) QA Tester
13 13 (2.42%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.59%) .NET
2 14 (2.61%) XML
2 14 (2.61%) HTML
3 12 (2.23%) WinForms
4 7 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 7 (1.30%) XSLT
5 5 (0.93%) Middleware
6 4 (0.74%) Pandas
7 3 (0.56%) WPF
8 2 (0.37%) XSD
8 2 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.37%) JSON
8 2 (0.37%) COM
8 2 (0.37%) CSS
9 1 (0.19%) Web Services
9 1 (0.19%) ODBC
9 1 (0.19%) Flash
9 1 (0.19%) RSS
9 1 (0.19%) WCF
9 1 (0.19%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 122 (22.72%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (13.97%) Management Information System
3 31 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.10%) Mathematics
5 18 (3.35%) Statistics
5 18 (3.35%) Hedge funds
6 17 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.98%) NHS
8 14 (2.61%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (2.42%) iPhone
10 12 (2.23%) CMDB
10 12 (2.23%) Informatics
11 11 (2.05%) Data Conversion
12 10 (1.86%) Smartcard
12 10 (1.86%) Economics
12 10 (1.86%) Social Media
13 8 (1.49%) Equities
13 8 (1.49%) Data Integration
14 6 (1.12%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 42 (7.82%) Windows
2 9 (1.68%) Linux
2 9 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.30%) UNIX
5 6 (1.12%) Android
5 6 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.56%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.37%) 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 (15.46%) Project Management
2 62 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (10.43%) E-Commerce
4 54 (10.06%) ITIL
5 52 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 48 (8.94%) Analytics
7 47 (8.75%) PRINCE2
8 41 (7.64%) Data Modelling
9 37 (6.89%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (6.33%) ETL
11 33 (6.15%) Data Management
12 31 (5.77%) Time Management
12 31 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (5.59%) Scrum
14 28 (5.21%) Migration
15 24 (4.47%) Release Management
16 23 (4.28%) Software Engineering
16 23 (4.28%) CRM
17 22 (4.10%) Service Delivery
17 22 (4.10%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 152 (28.31%) SQL
2 95 (17.69%) VBA
3 41 (7.64%) C#
4 34 (6.33%) T-SQL
5 31 (5.77%) Java
6 20 (3.72%) VB
7 16 (2.98%) Python
8 11 (2.05%) C
9 10 (1.86%) R
10 9 (1.68%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.49%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.74%) AWK
13 4 (0.74%) Korn
13 4 (0.74%) VBScript
13 4 (0.74%) C++
13 4 (0.74%) sed
14 3 (0.56%) PHP
14 3 (0.56%) Ruby
15 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 126 (23.46%) Degree
2 25 (4.66%) ISEB
3 21 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (3.35%) ISTQB
6 15 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (1.86%) PMI Certification
9 9 (1.68%) CFA
10 8 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.12%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.12%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.93%) AAT
13 5 (0.93%) HND
14 4 (0.74%) NVQ Level 4
14 4 (0.74%) PMP
15 3 (0.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
15 3 (0.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 3 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.06%) QA
2 14 (2.61%) SLA
3 8 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.37%) P3O
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.93%) Firmware
4 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.37%) Xen
5 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.37%) SCCM
2 2 (0.37%) SCOM
3 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 138 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.19%) Oracle
3 24 (4.47%) SAP
4 21 (3.91%) Google
5 20 (3.72%) Informatica
6 12 (2.23%) Trillium
6 12 (2.23%) Coremetrics
6 12 (2.23%) DataFlux
6 12 (2.23%) ServiceNow
7 10 (1.86%) Sybase
8 9 (1.68%) Business Objects
8 9 (1.68%) Teradata
9 8 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (1.49%) Sage
10 7 (1.30%) Symantec
10 7 (1.30%) VMware
11 6 (1.12%) LexisNexis
11 6 (1.12%) Bloomberg
11 6 (1.12%) CA
11 6 (1.12%) Fidessa
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £14k - 20k per year + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + 28 days benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Experis IT
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Envir
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £23k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago