The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 638 615 658
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +43
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 278 264 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 1.57% 1.63% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 227 193 224
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17760 16228 16316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.19% 14.93% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14204 13403 14118
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 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -10 275 £47,500 +9.19% 50
London +39 192 £50,000 +5.26% 23
City of London +11 49 £52,500 - 9
South East -15 25 £40,500 +15.71% 7
East of England +3 16 £40,000 -20.00% 4
North West +3 11 £32,500 +32.65% 8
Hampshire +9 10 £41,000 +17.14% 1
Yorkshire -49 10 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Bedfordshire +1 9 £25,125 -
North Yorkshire -7 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
West Midlands -24 9 £20,500 -62.72%
Manchester - 9 £37,500 - 3
Harrow - 7 £30,250 -
Berkshire +4 6 £34,000 +22.52%
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Bedford - 6 £27,500 -
Chiswick - 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands +4 5 £28,750 - 4
Worcestershire +1 5 - -
South West -15 5 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Hounslow - 5 - -
Redditch - 5 - -
Canary Wharf - 5 £52,500 -
West Sussex -9 4 £41,500 +66.00% 1
Hertfordshire -9 4 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Birmingham +9 3 £20,500 -60.95%
Swindon -7 3 £50,000 -
Wiltshire -9 3 £50,000 +23.45%
Harrogate -12 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Greenford - 3 £21,500 - 1

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 238 (46.85%) Finance
2 165 (32.48%) SQL
3 161 (31.69%) MS Excel
4 132 (25.98%) Microsoft
5 113 (22.24%) VBA
6 112 (22.05%) Degree
7 106 (20.87%) SQL Server
8 79 (15.55%) MS Office
9 77 (15.16%) C#
10 72 (14.17%) Project Management
11 66 (12.99%) Management Information System
11 66 (12.99%) .NET
12 57 (11.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 56 (11.02%) Oracle
14 50 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 49 (9.65%) Windows
15 49 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
16 47 (9.25%) Data Analysis
17 45 (8.86%) Java
18 43 (8.46%) ETL
19 41 (8.07%) Computer Science
20 40 (7.87%) Retail
21 39 (7.68%) ITIL
22 38 (7.48%) Front Office
23 37 (7.28%) Data Mining
23 37 (7.28%) Data Modelling
23 37 (7.28%) QA
23 37 (7.28%) SQL Server 2005
24 36 (7.09%) Business Analysis
25 35 (6.89%) Data Warehouse

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.36%) SAS
3 9 (1.77%) CMS
4 8 (1.57%) Drupal
4 8 (1.57%) IIS
5 5 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.59%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 161 (31.69%) MS Excel
2 79 (15.55%) MS Office
3 24 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (4.13%) MS Project
5 16 (3.15%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.57%) SPSS
7 7 (1.38%) Photoshop
8 6 (1.18%) Acrobat
8 6 (1.18%) QuarkXPress
8 6 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.59%) Stata
10 2 (0.39%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) Agresso
2 5 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.79%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.59%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.39%) Summit
5 2 (0.39%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.39%) Retail-J
5 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.20%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.20%) Magento
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.20%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics SL
6 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.20%) Maximo
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.33%) SaaS
2 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.39%) Office 365
3 2 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.20%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.54%) Internet
2 5 (0.98%) LAN
2 5 (0.98%) WAN
3 4 (0.79%) Firewall
4 3 (0.59%) FTP
4 3 (0.59%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.59%) DMZ
4 3 (0.59%) NAS
5 2 (0.39%) CTI
5 2 (0.39%) Intranet
5 2 (0.39%) Wireless
5 2 (0.39%) VLAN
6 1 (0.20%) NFC
6 1 (0.20%) LTE
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) 802.11
6 1 (0.20%) DHCP
6 1 (0.20%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (20.87%) SQL Server
2 57 (11.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (7.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 37 (7.28%) Data Mining
5 35 (6.89%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (5.31%) MS Access
8 22 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (3.15%) MySQL
11 14 (2.76%) OLAP
11 14 (2.76%) Relational Database
12 13 (2.56%) Big Data
12 13 (2.56%) QlikView
13 12 (2.36%) Hadoop
13 12 (2.36%) Apache Hive
14 11 (2.17%) DB2
15 10 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.77%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.77%) Eclipse
3 5 (0.98%) JIRA
4 4 (0.79%) Subversion
5 3 (0.59%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (0.39%) GCC
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.20%) Toad
7 1 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.20%) MSI
7 1 (0.20%) WiX
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 238 (46.85%) Finance
2 40 (7.87%) Retail
3 38 (7.48%) Front Office
4 31 (6.10%) Marketing
5 30 (5.91%) Banking
6 27 (5.31%) Legal
6 27 (5.31%) Advertising
6 27 (5.31%) Publishing
7 20 (3.94%) Spanish Language
8 18 (3.54%) Italian Language
9 17 (3.35%) Investment Banking
9 17 (3.35%) Telecoms
10 11 (2.17%) Billing
11 8 (1.57%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.38%) Games
13 6 (1.18%) Law
14 5 (0.98%) Back Office
14 5 (0.98%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.98%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 191 (37.60%) Analyst
2 125 (24.61%) Developer
3 42 (8.27%) Data Analyst
3 42 (8.27%) Excel Developer
4 37 (7.28%) VBA Developer
5 34 (6.69%) Business Analyst
6 32 (6.30%) Project Manager
7 27 (5.31%) SQL Developer
7 27 (5.31%) Excel VBA Developer
8 21 (4.13%) Support Analyst
9 19 (3.74%) Junior
10 18 (3.54%) Administrator
11 17 (3.35%) Coordinator
12 16 (3.15%) Front Office Developer
12 16 (3.15%) C# Developer
12 16 (3.15%) MI Analyst
13 14 (2.76%) SQL Server Developer
13 14 (2.76%) Developer Analyst
13 14 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (2.36%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.99%) .NET
2 28 (5.51%) XML
3 22 (4.33%) ASP.NET
4 21 (4.13%) WPF
5 19 (3.74%) HTML
6 17 (3.35%) WCF
7 13 (2.56%) XSLT
8 12 (2.36%) CSS
8 12 (2.36%) MapReduce
8 12 (2.36%) JSON
9 10 (1.97%) WinForms
10 9 (1.77%) XSD
11 7 (1.38%) Middleware
12 5 (0.98%) Flash
12 5 (0.98%) Web Services
13 4 (0.79%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.79%) HTML5
14 3 (0.59%) LINQ
14 3 (0.59%) XSL
14 3 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.99%) Management Information System
2 41 (8.07%) Computer Science
3 31 (6.10%) Mathematics
4 29 (5.71%) Statistics
5 21 (4.13%) Economics
6 14 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (2.36%) CMDB
7 12 (2.36%) Data Integration
8 11 (2.17%) Derivative
9 10 (1.97%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.97%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.57%) Market Risk
10 8 (1.57%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.38%) Equities
12 6 (1.18%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.98%) Credit Risk
14 4 (0.79%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.79%) EPoS
14 4 (0.79%) NHS
15 3 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 49 (9.65%) Windows
2 10 (1.97%) Linux
3 8 (1.57%) UNIX
4 7 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.79%) AIX
6 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.39%) HPUX
7 2 (0.39%) Solaris
7 2 (0.39%) Android
8 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (14.17%) Project Management
2 49 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (9.25%) Data Analysis
4 43 (8.46%) ETL
5 39 (7.68%) ITIL
6 37 (7.28%) Data Modelling
7 36 (7.09%) Business Analysis
8 33 (6.50%) Analytics
9 32 (6.30%) PRINCE2
10 30 (5.91%) Scrum
11 28 (5.51%) Change Control
12 26 (5.12%) OO
12 26 (5.12%) Service Delivery
12 26 (5.12%) Release Management
12 26 (5.12%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (4.92%) Change Management
13 25 (4.92%) Software Engineering
14 24 (4.72%) Migration
15 23 (4.53%) Performance Monitoring
16 22 (4.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (32.48%) SQL
2 113 (22.24%) VBA
3 77 (15.16%) C#
4 45 (8.86%) Java
5 35 (6.89%) T-SQL
6 28 (5.51%) VB
7 20 (3.94%) R
8 19 (3.74%) VB.NET
9 15 (2.95%) Python
10 10 (1.97%) C++
10 10 (1.97%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.77%) VBScript
12 7 (1.38%) C
13 5 (0.98%) PHP
14 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.59%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.59%) XAML
14 3 (0.59%) AWK
14 3 (0.59%) Korn
14 3 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 112 (22.05%) Degree
2 21 (4.13%) ISEB
3 19 (3.74%) CFA
4 17 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (2.76%) MCAD
5 14 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (2.36%) Security Cleared
7 11 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (2.17%) MBA
8 10 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (1.57%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.57%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 6 (1.18%) HND
11 5 (0.98%) PMP
12 4 (0.79%) APMG
12 4 (0.79%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 3 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.28%) QA
2 17 (3.35%) SLA
3 6 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.98%) P3O
5 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) TickIT
7 1 (0.20%) HL7
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 7 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.59%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.39%) Control-M
4 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 132 (25.98%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.02%) Oracle
3 19 (3.74%) SAP
4 16 (3.15%) Trillium
4 16 (3.15%) Informatica
4 16 (3.15%) DataFlux
5 13 (2.56%) ServiceNow
5 13 (2.56%) Cognos
5 13 (2.56%) Sybase
6 9 (1.77%) IBM
6 9 (1.77%) VMware
7 8 (1.57%) Google
8 7 (1.38%) HP
8 7 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.18%) EMC
9 6 (1.18%) Unisys
10 5 (0.98%) CODA
10 5 (0.98%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.98%) Bloomberg
10 5 (0.98%) Symantec
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + + Overtime + Team Bonus available
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: £18.4k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rolls Royce
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £21500 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago