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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 661 637 628
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -9
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 246 228 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Applications category 1.42% 1.44% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 175 173 233
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 £23,700 £24,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,300 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%

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
17272 15843 17053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.12% 15.07% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13752 13203 14503
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 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 18 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 18 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 -27 231 £40,000 +14.28% 51
London -16 114 £50,000 +11.11% 15
South East +11 46 £39,000 +30.00% 11
North West +2 27 £30,000 +22.44% 7
Berkshire +9 18 £75,000 +130.76% 1
City of London -7 18 £60,000 +14.28% 6
Manchester - 18 £20,375 - 2
South West -9 15 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Hampshire -8 10 £28,000 -6.66% 4
Scotland -16 10 £40,000 +35.02% 1
Bristol -7 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Reading -2 7 £75,000 +76.47% 1
East Midlands -7 7 £37,500 - 2
Surrey -7 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East of England -21 7 £22,750 -26.61% 1
Yorkshire -57 7 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Chiswick - 7 £50,000 -
Lancashire +5 6 £60,000 +313.79% 4
Dorset -5 5 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Edinburgh -14 5 £40,000 +35.02% 1
Harrow - 5 £31,500 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £22,750 -
Nottinghamshire +6 4 £37,500 -
Nottingham +1 4 £37,500 -
Basingstoke +1 4 £28,000 +13.13% 1
North Yorkshire -25 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Kent - 4 £39,750 - 2
Poole - 4 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +5 3 £27,500 +44.73%
Buckinghamshire -12 3 £45,750 +52.50% 2

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 255 (48.30%) Finance
2 182 (34.47%) SQL
3 169 (32.01%) MS Excel
4 143 (27.08%) Degree
5 139 (26.33%) Microsoft
6 117 (22.16%) Analytical Skills
7 112 (21.21%) SQL Server
8 98 (18.56%) VBA
9 86 (16.29%) MS Office
10 69 (13.07%) Management Information System
11 63 (11.93%) C#
12 62 (11.74%) Project Management
13 60 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 57 (10.80%) Oracle
15 56 (10.61%) .NET
15 56 (10.61%) Data Analysis
16 53 (10.04%) Data Mining
17 52 (9.85%) ETL
17 52 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (9.85%) Analytics
18 51 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
19 50 (9.47%) Data Modelling
20 47 (8.90%) T-SQL
20 47 (8.90%) Computer Science
21 45 (8.52%) ITIL
21 45 (8.52%) Windows
22 43 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 40 (7.58%) Marketing
24 38 (7.20%) Java
25 36 (6.82%) Legal

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 18 (3.41%) CMS
2 13 (2.46%) SAS
3 10 (1.89%) Drupal
4 9 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (0.76%) IIS
7 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 169 (32.01%) MS Excel
2 86 (16.29%) MS Office
3 23 (4.36%) MS Project
4 19 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (3.03%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.70%) SPSS
7 4 (0.76%) 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 12 (2.27%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.14%) Agresso
2 6 (1.14%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.76%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.57%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.19%) Summit
7 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics SL
7 1 (0.19%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.55%) SaaS
2 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.57%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.38%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.06%) Internet
2 7 (1.33%) Firewall
3 5 (0.95%) WAN
3 5 (0.95%) LAN
4 3 (0.57%) NAS
4 3 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (0.57%) SDH
4 3 (0.57%) VoIP
4 3 (0.57%) FTP
4 3 (0.57%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.57%) DWDM
4 3 (0.57%) DMZ
5 2 (0.38%) Intranet
5 2 (0.38%) Wireless
5 2 (0.38%) PPP
5 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.38%) VLAN
6 1 (0.19%) LTE
6 1 (0.19%) NFC
6 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 60 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (10.04%) Data Mining
4 43 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 28 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (4.73%) Relational Database
8 24 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (4.36%) DB2
10 22 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (3.60%) MS Access
12 18 (3.41%) MySQL
13 16 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 15 (2.84%) Big Data
15 14 (2.65%) Apache Hive
15 14 (2.65%) Hadoop
16 12 (2.27%) OLAP
17 8 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
18 6 (1.14%) QlikView
19 5 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (1.70%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.95%) Eclipse
3 5 (0.95%) Bugzilla
4 3 (0.57%) Subversion
5 2 (0.38%) JIRA
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.38%) GCC
6 1 (0.19%) WiX
6 1 (0.19%) MSI
General
1 255 (48.30%) Finance
2 40 (7.58%) Marketing
3 36 (6.82%) Legal
4 34 (6.44%) Retail
5 29 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 28 (5.30%) Publishing
7 27 (5.11%) Front Office
8 26 (4.92%) Advertising
9 24 (4.55%) Banking
10 20 (3.79%) Italian Language
11 19 (3.60%) Spanish Language
12 17 (3.22%) Investment Banking
13 12 (2.27%) Billing
14 10 (1.89%) Law
15 9 (1.70%) Manufacturing
16 8 (1.52%) Electronics
17 7 (1.33%) Private Banking
17 7 (1.33%) Games
18 6 (1.14%) Financial Institution
18 6 (1.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 204 (38.64%) Analyst
2 103 (19.51%) Developer
3 51 (9.66%) Data Analyst
4 46 (8.71%) Excel Developer
5 33 (6.25%) VBA Developer
5 33 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 31 (5.87%) Support Analyst
7 30 (5.68%) Business Analyst
8 28 (5.30%) Excel VBA Developer
9 25 (4.73%) SQL Developer
10 17 (3.22%) Marketing Analyst
11 15 (2.84%) Team Leader
11 15 (2.84%) Consultant
12 14 (2.65%) Administrator
12 14 (2.65%) Applications Support
12 14 (2.65%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (2.65%) Business Manager
12 14 (2.65%) Data Scientist
13 13 (2.46%) Developer Analyst
13 13 (2.46%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (10.61%) .NET
2 26 (4.92%) XML
3 17 (3.22%) ASP.NET
4 16 (3.03%) XSLT
5 12 (2.27%) WinForms
6 11 (2.08%) WCF
6 11 (2.08%) JSON
7 10 (1.89%) HTML
7 10 (1.89%) WPF
8 9 (1.70%) XSD
9 6 (1.14%) Middleware
10 5 (0.95%) CSS
11 4 (0.76%) Web Services
12 2 (0.38%) XSL
12 2 (0.38%) SOAP
12 2 (0.38%) COM
12 2 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (0.38%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (0.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 117 (22.16%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (13.07%) Management Information System
3 47 (8.90%) Computer Science
4 31 (5.87%) Mathematics
5 28 (5.30%) Statistics
6 21 (3.98%) Economics
7 16 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (2.46%) Data Integration
9 12 (2.27%) CMDB
9 12 (2.27%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.89%) NHS
10 10 (1.89%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.70%) Data Conversion
11 9 (1.70%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.52%) Equities
13 7 (1.33%) Derivative
13 7 (1.33%) Fixed Income
14 6 (1.14%) Smartcard
14 6 (1.14%) Informatics
14 6 (1.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 45 (8.52%) Windows
2 8 (1.52%) UNIX
2 8 (1.52%) Linux
3 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.95%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.76%) AIX
5 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.38%) HPUX
7 2 (0.38%) Solaris
7 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.38%) Android
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (11.74%) Project Management
2 56 (10.61%) Data Analysis
3 52 (9.85%) ETL
3 52 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (9.85%) Analytics
4 51 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (9.47%) Data Modelling
6 45 (8.52%) ITIL
7 35 (6.63%) E-Commerce
8 33 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 33 (6.25%) Scrum
9 31 (5.87%) Migration
9 31 (5.87%) Business Analysis
10 30 (5.68%) Time Management
11 28 (5.30%) Release Management
11 28 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (4.92%) Software Engineering
12 26 (4.92%) Data Management
13 25 (4.73%) Service Delivery
13 25 (4.73%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 182 (34.47%) SQL
2 98 (18.56%) VBA
3 63 (11.93%) C#
4 47 (8.90%) T-SQL
5 38 (7.20%) Java
6 26 (4.92%) VB
7 22 (4.17%) R
8 16 (3.03%) VB.NET
9 15 (2.84%) Python
10 9 (1.70%) VBScript
11 7 (1.33%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.14%) C
12 6 (1.14%) C++
13 4 (0.76%) PHP
14 3 (0.57%) sed
14 3 (0.57%) AWK
14 3 (0.57%) Ruby
14 3 (0.57%) Korn
14 3 (0.57%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 143 (27.08%) Degree
2 18 (3.41%) CFA
3 16 (3.03%) ISEB
3 16 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (2.27%) MCAD
6 11 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (2.08%) MBA
7 10 (1.89%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.70%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 6 (1.14%) PMP
10 6 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (1.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 5 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.57%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.82%) QA
2 15 (2.84%) SLA
3 9 (1.70%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) P3O
6 1 (0.19%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) SCCM
2 1 (0.19%) SCOM
2 1 (0.19%) Control-M
Vendors
1 139 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.80%) Oracle
3 27 (5.11%) SAP
4 24 (4.55%) Informatica
5 16 (3.03%) Trillium
5 16 (3.03%) DataFlux
5 16 (3.03%) Google
6 15 (2.84%) Sybase
7 12 (2.27%) ServiceNow
8 11 (2.08%) Coremetrics
9 9 (1.70%) Teradata
9 9 (1.70%) Business Objects
9 9 (1.70%) Bloomberg
10 8 (1.52%) Symantec
10 8 (1.52%) VMware
10 8 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
10 8 (1.52%) IBM
11 7 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.14%) Cognos
12 6 (1.14%) Fidessa
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom
WEX Europe
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Centric Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Centric Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Qtrly Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Buckinghamshire
Church International
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £180000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
The Placement Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bolton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Care Quality Commission
Posted: 10 days ago