The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 47 60 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.69% 12.15% 16.53%
As % of the Applications category 77.05% 56.60% 65.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 76
Median salary £44,500 £32,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.92% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,800 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,170 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.62% +0.48%
MS Excel
Hertfordshire

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

Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
61 106 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.58% 21.46% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 57 68 96
Median salary £39,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Watford

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Watford

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 68 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 64 (61.54%) MS Office
3 33 (31.73%) SQL
4 29 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (25.96%) Waterfall
6 25 (24.04%) Unix
6 25 (24.04%) Shell Script
7 23 (22.12%) Java
8 22 (21.15%) MS Visio
9 21 (20.19%) Windows
10 18 (17.31%) ITIL
10 18 (17.31%) VMware
11 17 (16.35%) Finance
11 17 (16.35%) Test Scripting
12 16 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
13 15 (14.42%) Problem Management
13 15 (14.42%) Linux
14 13 (12.50%) MySQL
14 13 (12.50%) LoadRunner
14 13 (12.50%) ClearQuest
14 13 (12.50%) JIRA
14 13 (12.50%) Release Management
14 13 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
14 13 (12.50%) Business Analysis
14 13 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
14 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (11.54%) Software Delivery
15 12 (11.54%) SSH
15 12 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.65%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.69%) Apache
2 8 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
2 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 8 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.88%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (61.54%) MS Office
2 22 (21.15%) MS Visio
3 16 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (7.69%) MS Project
5 3 (2.88%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.96%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.96%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.88%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.96%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.96%) Primavera
2 1 (0.96%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.96%) Scribe Insight
2 1 (0.96%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Office 365
1 3 (2.88%) PaaS
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) DNS
1 12 (11.54%) SSH
2 8 (7.69%) FTP
2 8 (7.69%) SSL
2 8 (7.69%) VPN
3 6 (5.77%) Firewall
4 4 (3.85%) DHCP
4 4 (3.85%) IPsec
4 4 (3.85%) Network Security
4 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.88%) PBX
5 3 (2.88%) Skype
6 2 (1.92%) LAN
6 2 (1.92%) NAS
6 2 (1.92%) SAN
6 2 (1.92%) WAN
7 1 (0.96%) VoIP
7 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) MySQL
2 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.96%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) ClearQuest
1 13 (12.50%) JIRA
1 13 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (16.35%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.88%) Billing
4 3 (2.88%) Retail
4 3 (2.88%) Welsh Language
5 2 (1.92%) Games
6 1 (0.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.96%) German Language
6 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 12 (11.54%) Administrator
4 10 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (8.65%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.77%) Trainer
7 6 (5.77%) Unix Administrator
7 6 (5.77%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.81%) Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Product Trainer
8 5 (4.81%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Desktop Support
9 4 (3.85%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) LAMP
1 8 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (5.77%) HTML
2 6 (5.77%) XML
3 4 (3.85%) .NET
4 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.88%) CSS
4 3 (2.88%) jQuery
5 1 (0.96%) ADO
5 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.96%) HTML5
5 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.69%) Clustering
4 4 (3.85%) NHS
4 4 (3.85%) PACS
5 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.92%) User Experience
6 1 (0.96%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.04%) Unix
2 21 (20.19%) Windows
3 15 (14.42%) Linux
4 8 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.88%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.96%) Waterfall
3 18 (17.31%) ITIL
4 17 (16.35%) Test Scripting
5 15 (14.42%) Problem Management
6 13 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 13 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (12.50%) Release Management
7 12 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (11.54%) Software Delivery
8 11 (10.58%) Project Management
9 10 (9.62%) Line Management
10 9 (8.65%) CRM
11 8 (7.69%) Service Management
11 8 (7.69%) Time Management
12 7 (6.73%) Performance Management
12 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2
13 6 (5.77%) Incident Management
14 5 (4.81%) B2B
14 5 (4.81%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.73%) SQL
2 25 (24.04%) Shell Script
3 23 (22.12%) Java
4 12 (11.54%) Perl
5 8 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 8 (7.69%) PHP
6 7 (6.73%) C#
7 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.85%) Python
8 3 (2.88%) C
8 3 (2.88%) C++
8 3 (2.88%) VB
9 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.85%) CIPD
2 4 (3.85%) MCITP
3 3 (2.88%) DBS Check
3 3 (2.88%) Degree
4 2 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (0.96%) APMP
5 1 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) QA
3 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.69%) Postfix
2 8 (7.69%) qmail
2 8 (7.69%) Sendmail
3 6 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (7.69%) Plesk
Vendors
1 68 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.31%) VMware
3 11 (10.58%) Oracle
3 11 (10.58%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.69%) IBM
5 7 (6.73%) CheckPoint
5 7 (6.73%) Cisco
6 5 (4.81%) Citrix
6 5 (4.81%) SAP
7 4 (3.85%) HP
7 4 (3.85%) Planview
7 4 (3.85%) Sage
7 4 (3.85%) Sybase
8 1 (0.96%) Adobe
8 1 (0.96%) Cerner
8 1 (0.96%) iSOFT
8 1 (0.96%) McKesson
8 1 (0.96%) MEDITECH
8 1 (0.96%) Northgate
Watford, Hertfordshire
KDR
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Greythorn
Salary: £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Nixor
Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago