The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.44% 6.45% 10.81%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £22,000 £22,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £20,600 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,000 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
MS Excel
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Applications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.88% 9.68% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 12
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +16.32%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Walsall region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Walsall

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing MS Excel 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 MS Excel.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing MS Excel 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 MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOD
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HND
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Talend
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco