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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 654 623 638
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 254 244 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 1.46% 1.49% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 196 179 225
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.52%

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
17419 16404 16983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.09% 15.03% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13795 13582 14599
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 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%

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 August 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 August 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 +4 244 £47,500 +35.71% 47
London +35 157 £50,000 +11.11% 12
City of London +2 36 £52,500 - 5
South East -7 26 £40,000 +33.33% 11
North West -1 17 £30,750 +25.51% 10
Hampshire +5 14 £28,000 -20.00% 2
East of England +4 14 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Manchester - 14 £28,938 - 4
Bedfordshire 0 9 £22,750 - 1
Berkshire -6 8 £50,000 +143.90% 2
Chiswick - 8 £50,000 -
South West -9 7 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands -11 7 £25,000 - 4
West Midlands -26 7 £20,500 -62.72% 2
Harrow - 7 £30,250 -
Scotland -24 6 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire -49 6 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Bedford - 6 £27,500 - 1
Worcestershire +2 5 - -
North Yorkshire -13 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Redditch - 5 - -
Canary Wharf - 5 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire -2 4 £42,500 +30.76%
Nottinghamshire +4 3 £33,750 - 2
Reading +1 3 £30,000 +46.34% 1
Basingstoke -2 3 £27,500 +11.11% 1
Nottingham -7 3 £33,750 - 2
Edinburgh -17 3 £40,000 +46.78%
Dunstable - 3 £22,750 -
Harrogate - 3 £35,000 -

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 246 (48.43%) Finance
2 173 (34.06%) SQL
3 165 (32.48%) MS Excel
4 131 (25.79%) Microsoft
5 120 (23.62%) Degree
6 113 (22.24%) SQL Server
7 104 (20.47%) VBA
8 82 (16.14%) MS Office
9 73 (14.37%) C#
10 67 (13.19%) Project Management
11 65 (12.80%) Management Information System
12 63 (12.40%) .NET
13 58 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 57 (11.22%) Oracle
15 53 (10.43%) Data Analysis
16 52 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
17 50 (9.84%) Data Mining
18 48 (9.45%) Windows
19 47 (9.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 46 (9.06%) ETL
21 44 (8.66%) Data Modelling
21 44 (8.66%) Computer Science
22 41 (8.07%) T-SQL
23 40 (7.87%) Java
24 38 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
24 38 (7.48%) Retail
25 37 (7.28%) ITIL
25 37 (7.28%) Analytics
26 36 (7.09%) PRINCE2
26 36 (7.09%) Marketing

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.36%) SAS
3 11 (2.17%) CMS
4 8 (1.57%) Drupal
5 5 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (0.98%) IIS
6 3 (0.59%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 165 (32.48%) MS Excel
2 82 (16.14%) MS Office
3 25 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (4.33%) MS Project
5 14 (2.76%) MS Visio
6 9 (1.77%) SPSS
7 5 (0.98%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.98%) QuarkXPress
7 5 (0.98%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.59%) Stata
9 2 (0.39%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (1.97%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.18%) Agresso
3 5 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.98%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.79%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.39%) Retail-J
5 2 (0.39%) Summit
5 2 (0.39%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.20%) Maximo
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics SL
6 1 (0.20%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Magento
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.72%) SaaS
2 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.39%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.39%) Office 365
3 2 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.53%) Internet
2 6 (1.18%) Firewall
3 5 (0.98%) LAN
3 5 (0.98%) WAN
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
5 2 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.39%) PPP
5 2 (0.39%) VoIP
6 1 (0.20%) DHCP
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) NFC
6 1 (0.20%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (22.24%) SQL Server
2 58 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (9.84%) Data Mining
4 47 (9.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (6.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (4.72%) MS Access
9 23 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (4.13%) DB2
11 20 (3.94%) Relational Database
12 18 (3.54%) MySQL
12 18 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 15 (2.95%) Big Data
14 14 (2.76%) Hadoop
14 14 (2.76%) Apache Hive
14 14 (2.76%) OLAP
15 11 (2.17%) QlikView
16 9 (1.77%) Crystal Reports
17 5 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.18%) Eclipse
4 5 (0.98%) JIRA
5 4 (0.79%) Subversion
6 3 (0.59%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.39%) GCC
8 1 (0.20%) WiX
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.20%) MSI
General
1 246 (48.43%) Finance
2 38 (7.48%) Retail
3 36 (7.09%) Marketing
4 32 (6.30%) Front Office
5 30 (5.91%) Legal
6 29 (5.71%) Banking
7 28 (5.51%) Publishing
8 25 (4.92%) Advertising
9 20 (3.94%) Spanish Language
10 19 (3.74%) Italian Language
11 16 (3.15%) Investment Banking
11 16 (3.15%) Telecoms
12 11 (2.17%) Billing
13 8 (1.57%) Manufacturing
14 7 (1.38%) Law
14 7 (1.38%) Games
15 5 (0.98%) Back Office
15 5 (0.98%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.98%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 200 (39.37%) Analyst
2 120 (23.62%) Developer
3 48 (9.45%) Data Analyst
4 46 (9.06%) Excel Developer
5 36 (7.09%) VBA Developer
6 33 (6.50%) Project Manager
6 33 (6.50%) Business Analyst
7 28 (5.51%) Excel VBA Developer
8 27 (5.31%) SQL Developer
9 26 (5.12%) Support Analyst
10 19 (3.74%) Junior
11 18 (3.54%) Coordinator
12 15 (2.95%) Marketing Analyst
13 14 (2.76%) Data Scientist
13 14 (2.76%) SQL Server Developer
14 13 (2.56%) Developer Analyst
14 13 (2.56%) Administrator
14 13 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
14 13 (2.56%) C# Developer
14 13 (2.56%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (12.40%) .NET
2 28 (5.51%) XML
3 19 (3.74%) ASP.NET
4 16 (3.15%) WPF
5 15 (2.95%) XSLT
6 14 (2.76%) WinForms
6 14 (2.76%) WCF
7 13 (2.56%) HTML
8 12 (2.36%) JSON
9 9 (1.77%) XSD
10 7 (1.38%) CSS
10 7 (1.38%) Middleware
11 5 (0.98%) Web Services
12 4 (0.79%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.59%) LINQ
13 3 (0.59%) XSL
13 3 (0.59%) SOAP
14 2 (0.39%) COM
14 2 (0.39%) J2EE
14 2 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.80%) Management Information System
2 44 (8.66%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.91%) Mathematics
3 30 (5.91%) Statistics
4 21 (4.13%) Economics
5 15 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (2.56%) Data Integration
7 11 (2.17%) CMDB
7 11 (2.17%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.97%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.97%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.97%) Derivative
9 7 (1.38%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.38%) Equities
9 7 (1.38%) Market Risk
10 6 (1.18%) NHS
11 4 (0.79%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.79%) Informatics
11 4 (0.79%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (9.45%) Windows
2 8 (1.57%) UNIX
3 6 (1.18%) Linux
3 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.79%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.79%) AIX
5 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.39%) HPUX
6 2 (0.39%) Solaris
6 2 (0.39%) Android
7 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (13.19%) Project Management
2 53 (10.43%) Data Analysis
3 52 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (9.06%) ETL
5 44 (8.66%) Data Modelling
6 37 (7.28%) ITIL
6 37 (7.28%) Analytics
7 36 (7.09%) PRINCE2
8 33 (6.50%) Business Analysis
9 32 (6.30%) Scrum
10 28 (5.51%) E-Commerce
11 27 (5.31%) Software Engineering
11 27 (5.31%) Change Control
12 26 (5.12%) Migration
12 26 (5.12%) Release Management
12 26 (5.12%) User Acceptance Testing
12 26 (5.12%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (4.92%) OO
13 25 (4.92%) Service Delivery
13 25 (4.92%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 173 (34.06%) SQL
2 104 (20.47%) VBA
3 73 (14.37%) C#
4 41 (8.07%) T-SQL
5 40 (7.87%) Java
6 27 (5.31%) VB
7 22 (4.33%) R
8 17 (3.35%) VB.NET
9 16 (3.15%) Python
10 9 (1.77%) VBScript
10 9 (1.77%) C++
11 8 (1.57%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.18%) 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
1 120 (23.62%) Degree
2 20 (3.94%) ISEB
3 18 (3.54%) CFA
4 17 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (2.76%) MCAD
6 13 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (2.17%) MBA
8 8 (1.57%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.57%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (0.98%) PMP
10 5 (0.98%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 4 (0.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.79%) APMG
11 4 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.59%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.59%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.30%) QA
2 15 (2.95%) SLA
3 7 (1.38%) 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%) Active Directory
1 7 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 7 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.39%) Control-M
3 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 131 (25.79%) Microsoft
2 57 (11.22%) Oracle
3 22 (4.33%) SAP
4 18 (3.54%) Informatica
4 18 (3.54%) Google
5 16 (3.15%) DataFlux
5 16 (3.15%) Trillium
6 15 (2.95%) Sybase
7 12 (2.36%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.77%) Coremetrics
8 9 (1.77%) VMware
8 9 (1.77%) Cognos
9 8 (1.57%) IBM
10 7 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.38%) Bloomberg
10 7 (1.38%) Symantec
11 6 (1.18%) EMC
11 6 (1.18%) Cisco
12 5 (0.98%) HP
12 5 (0.98%) CODA
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Network IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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boohoo.com
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Network ITR
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago