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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 686 629 603
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -26
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 235 257 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Applications category 1.31% 1.55% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 179 205 290
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,525 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17954 16596 16520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.80% 14.95% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14519 13654 14323
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -71 225 £39,500 -2.46% 38
London -53 109 £57,500 +27.77% 17
City of London -10 34 £56,250 +32.35% 7
East of England +9 31 £29,000 -71.00% 3
South East -57 28 £45,000 +15.38% 4
Yorkshire -40 15 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Hertfordshire +20 13 £29,000 -53.60% 1
South West +2 13 £27,500 -15.38% 1
West Midlands +1 13 £30,000 -16.80% 2
Berkshire +6 12 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Watford -7 12 £29,000 - 1
North Yorkshire -23 10 £28,500 +23.91% 1
North West -6 8 £28,000 -6.66% 1
East Midlands -18 8 £38,500 +17.55% 9
Essex -24 7 £37,500 -62.50% 1
Gloucestershire +15 6 £25,000 +66.66%
Warwickshire +12 6 £23,500 -21.66%
Bedfordshire -7 6 £27,500 -72.50%
Bedford - 6 £27,500 -
Surrey -25 5 £32,500 -16.66% 1
Lewisham - 5 £32,500 -
Cambridge +5 4 £50,000 -50.00% 1
Bristol +4 4 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £50,000 +72.41% 1
South Yorkshire -10 4 £35,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £28,000 -
Selby - 4 £25,000 -
Birmingham +4 3 £31,500 +26.00% 1
Reading +2 3 - -
Nottingham +1 3 £43,750 +33.58%

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 166 (41.81%) Finance
2 111 (27.96%) SQL
3 105 (26.45%) MS Excel
4 96 (24.18%) Microsoft
5 82 (20.65%) Degree
6 70 (17.63%) MS Office
7 69 (17.38%) VBA
8 66 (16.62%) Project Management
9 59 (14.86%) Management Information System
10 54 (13.60%) Retail
11 52 (13.10%) SQL Server
11 52 (13.10%) C#
12 47 (11.84%) Windows
13 39 (9.82%) .NET
14 37 (9.32%) Banking
15 35 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (8.31%) Front Office
16 33 (8.31%) Java
16 33 (8.31%) Oracle
17 29 (7.30%) PRINCE2
18 28 (7.05%) Telecoms
19 27 (6.80%) QA
20 26 (6.55%) Computer Science
20 26 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 26 (6.55%) MS PowerPoint
20 26 (6.55%) MS Project
21 25 (6.30%) Marketing
22 23 (5.79%) ITIL
23 22 (5.54%) HTML
23 22 (5.54%) Data Analysis

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (3.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.02%) IIS
3 5 (1.26%) CMS
4 4 (1.01%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.01%) SAS
5 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.76%) Confluence
6 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.50%) Drupal
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 105 (26.45%) MS Excel
2 70 (17.63%) MS Office
3 26 (6.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 26 (6.55%) MS Project
4 17 (4.28%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.77%) Photoshop
6 9 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (2.27%) Acrobat
7 8 (2.02%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 8 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.26%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.76%) HFM
5 3 (0.76%) Retail-J
5 3 (0.76%) Agresso
6 2 (0.50%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.50%) PORTIA
7 1 (0.25%) Summit
7 1 (0.25%) Maximo
7 1 (0.25%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics SL
7 1 (0.25%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.25%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.78%) SaaS
2 4 (1.01%) PaaS
2 4 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.50%) Office 365
4 1 (0.25%) Taleo
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.03%) Internet
2 11 (2.77%) PBX
3 4 (1.01%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.76%) VoIP
4 3 (0.76%) LAN
5 2 (0.50%) DNS
5 2 (0.50%) Broadband
5 2 (0.50%) WAN
5 2 (0.50%) DHCP
5 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.50%) CTI
5 2 (0.50%) Wireless
5 2 (0.50%) NGN
6 1 (0.25%) NFC
6 1 (0.25%) Network Security
6 1 (0.25%) Intranet
6 1 (0.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (4.03%) MS Access
5 15 (3.78%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.02%) OLAP
9 8 (2.02%) QlikView
10 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.51%) MySQL
10 6 (1.51%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.26%) Essbase
12 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.76%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.02%) Eclipse
3 7 (1.76%) Subversion
4 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Blend
5 4 (1.01%) JIRA
6 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.50%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.50%) Xcode
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.25%) Maven
8 1 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.25%) Toad
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.25%) Hudson
General
1 166 (41.81%) Finance
2 54 (13.60%) Retail
3 37 (9.32%) Banking
4 33 (8.31%) Front Office
5 28 (7.05%) Telecoms
6 25 (6.30%) Marketing
7 15 (3.78%) Billing
7 15 (3.78%) Advertising
8 12 (3.02%) Investment Banking
9 10 (2.52%) Publishing
10 9 (2.27%) Legal
11 8 (2.02%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.51%) Automotive
12 6 (1.51%) Back Office
13 4 (1.01%) Games
13 4 (1.01%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.76%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.76%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 113 (28.46%) Analyst
2 79 (19.90%) Developer
3 35 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 32 (8.06%) Administrator
5 27 (6.80%) Junior
6 20 (5.04%) Data Analyst
7 19 (4.79%) Business Analyst
8 18 (4.53%) Consultant
8 18 (4.53%) C# Developer
9 17 (4.28%) VBA Developer
10 15 (3.78%) SQL Developer
10 15 (3.78%) IT Administrator
10 15 (3.78%) Front Office Developer
11 14 (3.53%) Coordinator
12 13 (3.27%) Graduate
13 11 (2.77%) MI Analyst
13 11 (2.77%) Junior Analyst
13 11 (2.77%) Systems Administrator
14 10 (2.52%) IT Support
14 10 (2.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.82%) .NET
2 22 (5.54%) HTML
3 20 (5.04%) WPF
4 14 (3.53%) XML
4 14 (3.53%) WCF
5 12 (3.02%) CSS
6 11 (2.77%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.02%) Web Services
8 6 (1.51%) WinForms
9 5 (1.26%) JSON
9 5 (1.26%) LINQ
9 5 (1.26%) Flash
9 5 (1.26%) XSLT
10 4 (1.01%) ADO
10 4 (1.01%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.01%) DAO
11 3 (0.76%) Middleware
11 3 (0.76%) SOAP
11 3 (0.76%) XSL
11 3 (0.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.86%) Management Information System
2 26 (6.55%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.79%) Statistics
4 14 (3.53%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.02%) PMI
5 12 (3.02%) Credit Risk
6 11 (2.77%) Derivative
7 10 (2.52%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.52%) EPoS
8 9 (2.27%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.76%) Data Extraction
9 7 (1.76%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.01%) Market Risk
11 4 (1.01%) Equities
11 4 (1.01%) Economics
12 3 (0.76%) Physics
12 3 (0.76%) Spread Betting
12 3 (0.76%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.84%) Windows
2 9 (2.27%) Linux
3 7 (1.76%) UNIX
4 5 (1.26%) Android
4 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.76%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.76%) AIX
5 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) HPUX
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (16.62%) Project Management
2 35 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (7.30%) PRINCE2
4 23 (5.79%) ITIL
5 22 (5.54%) Data Analysis
6 21 (5.29%) Business Analysis
6 21 (5.29%) ETL
6 21 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (5.29%) Service Delivery
7 19 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (4.79%) Change Management
7 19 (4.79%) Risk Management
7 19 (4.79%) Analytics
8 17 (4.28%) Configuration Management
8 17 (4.28%) Scrum
9 16 (4.03%) Software Testing
9 16 (4.03%) Asset Management
10 15 (3.78%) Data Management
10 15 (3.78%) Migration
10 15 (3.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (27.96%) SQL
2 69 (17.38%) VBA
3 52 (13.10%) C#
4 33 (8.31%) Java
5 20 (5.04%) T-SQL
6 14 (3.53%) VB
7 13 (3.27%) JavaScript
7 13 (3.27%) C++
8 12 (3.02%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.02%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.51%) Python
10 6 (1.51%) C
11 5 (1.26%) XAML
12 4 (1.01%) R
13 3 (0.76%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.76%) XPath
13 3 (0.76%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.76%) PHP
14 2 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (20.65%) Degree
2 18 (4.53%) PMI Certification
3 16 (4.03%) MBA
4 12 (3.02%) ISEB
4 12 (3.02%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.02%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.76%) PMP
6 7 (1.76%) HND
7 6 (1.51%) MCAD
7 6 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.51%) ACCA
8 5 (1.26%) CFA
8 5 (1.26%) CIMA
8 5 (1.26%) CCNA
8 5 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.26%) APMG
9 2 (0.50%) HNC
9 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.80%) QA
2 17 (4.28%) SLA
3 5 (1.26%) P3O
4 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.76%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.76%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.76%) OpenView
3 2 (0.50%) Control-M
4 1 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 96 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.31%) Oracle
3 14 (3.53%) Cognos
4 12 (3.02%) SAP
4 12 (3.02%) VMware
5 11 (2.77%) HP
6 10 (2.52%) Cisco
6 10 (2.52%) Google
7 9 (2.27%) Remedy
8 7 (1.76%) Hyperion
8 7 (1.76%) Unisys
9 6 (1.51%) IBM
9 6 (1.51%) Avaya
9 6 (1.51%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.51%) Epicor
9 6 (1.51%) BT
10 5 (1.26%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.26%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.26%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Digital
Posted: 2 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £95,000 per annum Excellent salary plus discretionary
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Possibly more for the absolute perfe
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum + Excellent beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £29,000 per annum Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
TSYS Europe
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago