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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 668 654 635
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 250 224 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 1.45% 1.38% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 176 169 246
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.69%

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
17283 16224 17421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.17% 15.17% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13799 13482 14747
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 £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -22 235 £40,000 +14.28% 45
London +1 109 £50,000 +11.11% 18
South East +15 51 £39,500 +31.66% 7
North West +14 31 £30,000 +22.44% 4
Berkshire +10 19 £75,000 +233.33%
Manchester - 19 £25,188 - 3
City of London +7 18 £55,000 +12.82% 5
South West -20 16 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Surrey +4 11 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Scotland -9 10 £40,000 +64.10% 1
East Midlands 0 9 £36,250 - 2
Bristol -1 9 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Hampshire -17 8 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Lancashire +4 7 £60,000 +313.79% 1
Reading +3 7 £75,000 +76.47%
Dorset 0 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Chiswick - 6 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £37,500 - 1
Edinburgh -12 5 £40,000 +35.02% 1
East of England -23 5 £22,750 -26.61% 2
Yorkshire -62 5 £35,000 +32.07% 2
Kent - 5 £39,500 - 1
Poole - 5 £45,000 - 1
Nottingham +8 4 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +7 4 £45,750 +52.50%
Basingstoke +1 4 £28,000 +13.13% 1
Cheshire -9 3 £30,000 +22.44%
West Midlands -28 3 - - 2
Leeds -30 3 £35,000 +45.83% 1
West Yorkshire -46 3 £35,000 +45.83% 2

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 259 (48.87%) Finance
2 172 (32.45%) SQL
3 171 (32.26%) MS Excel
4 139 (26.23%) Microsoft
5 131 (24.72%) Degree
6 118 (22.26%) Analytical Skills
7 112 (21.13%) SQL Server
8 101 (19.06%) VBA
9 91 (17.17%) MS Office
10 63 (11.89%) Management Information System
11 60 (11.32%) Project Management
12 58 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 57 (10.75%) Data Analysis
13 57 (10.75%) C#
14 54 (10.19%) Oracle
15 53 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (9.81%) .NET
16 52 (9.81%) Data Mining
16 52 (9.81%) ETL
16 52 (9.81%) Analytics
17 51 (9.62%) Data Modelling
17 51 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
18 48 (9.06%) ITIL
19 46 (8.68%) T-SQL
20 41 (7.74%) Marketing
20 41 (7.74%) QA
20 41 (7.74%) E-Commerce
21 40 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 39 (7.36%) PRINCE2
22 39 (7.36%) Legal

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 21 (3.96%) CMS
2 14 (2.64%) SAS
3 12 (2.26%) Drupal
4 10 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 171 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 91 (17.17%) MS Office
3 29 (5.47%) MS Project
4 20 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (3.58%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.89%) SPSS
7 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.57%) Stata
8 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.57%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.57%) QuarkXPress
9 2 (0.38%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (2.45%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.13%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.13%) Agresso
3 5 (0.94%) Visualfiles
3 5 (0.94%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.38%) Retail-J
4 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.19%) Summit
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.34%) SaaS
2 3 (0.57%) Google Apps
2 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.38%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.72%) Internet
2 7 (1.32%) Firewall
3 5 (0.94%) LAN
3 5 (0.94%) WAN
4 3 (0.57%) SDH
4 3 (0.57%) VoIP
4 3 (0.57%) FTP
4 3 (0.57%) Wireless
4 3 (0.57%) DWDM
4 3 (0.57%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.57%) DMZ
4 3 (0.57%) Intranet
4 3 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (0.57%) NAS
5 2 (0.38%) NFC
5 2 (0.38%) VLAN
5 2 (0.38%) PPP
5 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
6 1 (0.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 58 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (9.81%) Data Mining
4 40 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 23 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (4.34%) DB2
9 19 (3.58%) MS Access
9 19 (3.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (3.40%) MySQL
11 15 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 14 (2.64%) Big Data
13 13 (2.45%) Hadoop
13 13 (2.45%) Apache Hive
14 11 (2.08%) OLAP
15 8 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
16 5 (0.94%) QlikView
17 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.32%) Bugzilla
2 7 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.75%) JIRA
3 4 (0.75%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.38%) GCC
5 1 (0.19%) WiX
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.19%) MSI
5 1 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 259 (48.87%) Finance
2 41 (7.74%) Marketing
3 39 (7.36%) Legal
4 33 (6.23%) Telecoms
4 33 (6.23%) Retail
5 28 (5.28%) Publishing
6 26 (4.91%) Advertising
6 26 (4.91%) Front Office
7 24 (4.53%) Banking
8 21 (3.96%) Italian Language
9 17 (3.21%) Spanish Language
9 17 (3.21%) Investment Banking
10 12 (2.26%) Billing
11 11 (2.08%) Law
12 10 (1.89%) Electronics
13 9 (1.70%) Manufacturing
14 7 (1.32%) Military
14 7 (1.32%) Private Banking
15 6 (1.13%) German Language
15 6 (1.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 207 (39.06%) Analyst
2 100 (18.87%) Developer
3 52 (9.81%) Data Analyst
4 45 (8.49%) Excel Developer
5 36 (6.79%) Project Manager
6 34 (6.42%) VBA Developer
7 32 (6.04%) Business Analyst
8 31 (5.85%) Support Analyst
9 29 (5.47%) Excel VBA Developer
10 24 (4.53%) SQL Developer
11 17 (3.21%) Marketing Analyst
12 16 (3.02%) Business Manager
12 16 (3.02%) Administrator
13 15 (2.83%) Applications Support
13 15 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (2.83%) Consultant
13 15 (2.83%) Team Leader
14 13 (2.45%) IT Project Manager
14 13 (2.45%) Developer Analyst
14 13 (2.45%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.81%) .NET
2 23 (4.34%) XML
3 15 (2.83%) ASP.NET
4 14 (2.64%) XSLT
5 10 (1.89%) WinForms
6 9 (1.70%) XSD
6 9 (1.70%) WPF
6 9 (1.70%) JSON
7 8 (1.51%) WCF
7 8 (1.51%) HTML
8 6 (1.13%) Middleware
9 3 (0.57%) COM
10 2 (0.38%) CSS
10 2 (0.38%) Web Services
10 2 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.19%) .NET Remoting
11 1 (0.19%) ODBC
11 1 (0.19%) MSMQ
11 1 (0.19%) RSS
11 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 118 (22.26%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (11.89%) Management Information System
3 38 (7.17%) Computer Science
4 31 (5.85%) Mathematics
5 28 (5.28%) Statistics
6 21 (3.96%) Economics
7 16 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (2.64%) Data Integration
9 13 (2.45%) Data Structures
10 12 (2.26%) Visualisation
10 12 (2.26%) Hedge funds
10 12 (2.26%) CMDB
11 11 (2.08%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.89%) NHS
12 10 (1.89%) Data Conversion
13 8 (1.51%) Smartcard
14 7 (1.32%) iPhone
14 7 (1.32%) Mobile App
15 6 (1.13%) Equities
15 6 (1.13%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.17%) Windows
2 7 (1.32%) Linux
2 7 (1.32%) UNIX
3 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.94%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.57%) Android
6 3 (0.57%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) HPUX
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (11.32%) Project Management
2 57 (10.75%) Data Analysis
3 53 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (9.81%) ETL
4 52 (9.81%) Analytics
5 51 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (9.62%) Data Modelling
6 48 (9.06%) ITIL
7 41 (7.74%) E-Commerce
8 39 (7.36%) PRINCE2
9 34 (6.42%) Time Management
10 32 (6.04%) Scrum
10 32 (6.04%) Migration
11 28 (5.28%) Data Management
11 28 (5.28%) Release Management
12 26 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (4.91%) Business Analysis
12 26 (4.91%) Change Control
13 25 (4.72%) Software Engineering
13 25 (4.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 172 (32.45%) SQL
2 101 (19.06%) VBA
3 57 (10.75%) C#
4 46 (8.68%) T-SQL
5 32 (6.04%) Java
6 22 (4.15%) VB
6 22 (4.15%) R
7 14 (2.64%) VB.NET
7 14 (2.64%) Python
8 9 (1.70%) VBScript
9 6 (1.13%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.94%) C
11 4 (0.75%) PHP
12 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.57%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.57%) AWK
12 3 (0.57%) Ruby
12 3 (0.57%) Korn
12 3 (0.57%) sed
13 2 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 131 (24.72%) Degree
2 19 (3.58%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.40%) ISEB
3 18 (3.40%) CFA
4 14 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (2.26%) ISTQB
7 11 (2.08%) MCAD
7 11 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (1.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 7 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (1.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 5 (0.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 5 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.75%) AAT
13 3 (0.57%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.57%) MBA
13 3 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.74%) QA
2 14 (2.64%) SLA
3 10 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) TickIT
6 1 (0.19%) P3O
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.94%) Firmware
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.19%) SCCM
2 1 (0.19%) SCOM
2 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Control-M
Vendors
1 139 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.19%) Oracle
3 27 (5.09%) SAP
4 24 (4.53%) Informatica
5 17 (3.21%) Google
6 16 (3.02%) DataFlux
6 16 (3.02%) Trillium
7 14 (2.64%) Sybase
8 12 (2.26%) ServiceNow
9 11 (2.08%) Coremetrics
10 9 (1.70%) Teradata
10 9 (1.70%) Business Objects
10 9 (1.70%) Bloomberg
11 8 (1.51%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (1.51%) Sage
11 8 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.32%) Symantec
12 7 (1.32%) IBM
12 7 (1.32%) VMware
12 7 (1.32%) Tableau
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £36000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Miro Technologies
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Consult Hyperion
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Code Red Associates
Salary: £13000 to £16000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £20,000 pro-rata 3 days per week
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Itchy Feet
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
ao.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom
WEX Europe
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago