The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 574 572 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.52% 9.75% 10.76%
As % of the Applications category 63.71% 63.13% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 395 480 477
Median salary £34,000 £36,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MS Excel
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
901 906 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.94% 15.44% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 647 727 709
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,346 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MS Excel
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 249 £35,000 -12.50% 23
Staffordshire +8 90 £34,500 +15.00% 9
Coventry -3 56 £37,500 +4.16% 13
Warwickshire -6 52 £29,000 -10.76% 6
Worcestershire +16 36 £32,500 -14.47% 7
Shropshire -9 14 £37,500 - 4
Solihull +11 13 £28,760 -11.50% 1
Sutton Coldfield -1 8 £25,500 +8.51% 2
Wolverhampton -13 8 £30,000 -
West Bromwich -4 4 £25,000 +5.26% 1
Dudley -6 4 £20,500 -48.75%
Herefordshire -3 3 £20,500 -16.32%
Walsall -8 1 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Wednesbury - 1 £32,500 -
Willenhall - 1 £34,500 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 804 (74.86%) Microsoft
2 327 (30.45%) SQL
3 302 (28.12%) Windows
4 282 (26.26%) SQL Server
5 275 (25.61%) MS Office
6 222 (20.67%) Finance
7 198 (18.44%) ITIL
8 189 (17.60%) .NET
9 184 (17.13%) Degree
10 181 (16.85%) Active Directory
11 180 (16.76%) C#
12 159 (14.80%) VMware
13 140 (13.04%) Project Management
14 136 (12.66%) HTML
15 122 (11.36%) ASP.NET
16 120 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
17 118 (10.99%) Service Delivery
18 114 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
19 107 (9.96%) JavaScript
19 107 (9.96%) MS Exchange
20 99 (9.22%) Retail
21 95 (8.85%) SLA
21 95 (8.85%) CSS
22 91 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
23 88 (8.19%) Cisco
23 88 (8.19%) Microsoft Certification
24 87 (8.10%) Data Centre
25 86 (8.01%) Windows 7
26 83 (7.73%) Oracle
27 82 (7.64%) Windows Server

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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
1 107 (9.96%) MS Exchange
2 73 (6.80%) SharePoint
3 50 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (3.17%) IIS
6 27 (2.51%) Skype for Business
7 19 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (1.40%) Drupal
9 10 (0.93%) CMS
9 10 (0.93%) JBoss
9 10 (0.93%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.84%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.47%) WordPress
13 4 (0.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 275 (25.61%) MS Office
2 91 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 57 (5.31%) MS Project
4 41 (3.82%) MS Visio
5 19 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.84%) PrintSoft PReS
7 5 (0.47%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.093%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.093%) CATIA
10 1 (0.093%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 44 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (1.49%) Exstream
4 14 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (1.21%) Sentinel
6 12 (1.12%) assyst
7 8 (0.74%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.28%) Magento
10 3 (0.28%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.28%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.28%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.19%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (3.82%) Office 365
3 25 (2.33%) IaaS
3 25 (2.33%) PaaS
4 24 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (1.12%) SaaS
7 10 (0.93%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.28%) Yammer
9 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.19%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.093%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.93%) Firewall
1 53 (4.93%) LAN
2 50 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 50 (4.66%) WAN
3 39 (3.63%) VPN
4 32 (2.98%) DNS
5 26 (2.42%) DHCP
6 24 (2.23%) VoIP
7 20 (1.86%) SSL
8 15 (1.40%) NetScaler
8 15 (1.40%) SAN
9 14 (1.30%) Internet
9 14 (1.30%) VLAN
10 11 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (0.84%) Network Security
11 9 (0.84%) Skype
12 8 (0.74%) Wireless
13 7 (0.65%) SMTP
14 6 (0.56%) Unified Communications
14 6 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 64 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 52 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 27 (2.51%) MySQL
7 27 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (1.96%) MS Access
9 17 (1.58%) Oracle Database
9 17 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (1.49%) DB2
10 16 (1.49%) GIS
10 16 (1.49%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.49%) Spatial Data
11 15 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (1.40%) SQLite
12 12 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (0.93%) Power BI
13 10 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 44 (4.10%) Visual Studio
2 35 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (1.40%) Selenium
4 8 (0.74%) JIRA
5 7 (0.65%) QADirector
5 7 (0.65%) TestPartner
6 6 (0.56%) WebDriver
7 5 (0.47%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.37%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.37%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.37%) NUnit
8 4 (0.37%) Serena SBM
8 4 (0.37%) Subversion
8 4 (0.37%) TestDirector
8 4 (0.37%) WinRunner
9 3 (0.28%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.28%) Maven
9 3 (0.28%) Moq
9 3 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 222 (20.67%) Finance
2 99 (9.22%) Retail
3 74 (6.89%) Marketing
4 57 (5.31%) Manufacturing
5 51 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 44 (4.10%) Legal
7 28 (2.61%) Publishing
8 26 (2.42%) Banking
9 21 (1.96%) Automotive
10 18 (1.68%) Games
11 17 (1.58%) Law
12 14 (1.30%) Billing
13 12 (1.12%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.93%) German Language
15 9 (0.84%) Local Government
16 8 (0.74%) French Language
17 6 (0.56%) Back Office
17 6 (0.56%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 219 (20.39%) Analyst
2 213 (19.83%) Developer
3 85 (7.91%) .NET Developer
4 83 (7.73%) IT Support
5 74 (6.89%) Consultant
6 73 (6.80%) C# Developer
7 64 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 62 (5.77%) Support Analyst
9 61 (5.68%) Architect
10 54 (5.03%) IT Analyst
11 48 (4.47%) Support Engineer
12 46 (4.28%) Software Developer
13 44 (4.10%) Service Manager
14 42 (3.91%) Senior Developer
15 38 (3.54%) Service Analyst
16 35 (3.26%) .NET Software Developer
16 35 (3.26%) Administrator
17 33 (3.07%) C# Software Developer
17 33 (3.07%) Project Manager
18 32 (2.98%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (17.60%) .NET
2 136 (12.66%) HTML
3 122 (11.36%) ASP.NET
4 95 (8.85%) CSS
5 79 (7.36%) XML
6 46 (4.28%) jQuery
6 46 (4.28%) Web Services
7 42 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (3.35%) HTML5
9 25 (2.33%) REST
10 24 (2.23%) .NET Framework
10 24 (2.23%) CSS3
11 23 (2.14%) AngularJS
12 21 (1.96%) WCF
13 20 (1.86%) XSD
14 19 (1.77%) XSLT
15 18 (1.68%) Ajax
16 17 (1.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (1.58%) MDX
16 17 (1.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 87 (8.10%) Data Centre
2 82 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (6.89%) Computer Science
4 44 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.14%) Driving Licence
7 22 (2.05%) Mathematics
8 18 (1.68%) Blackberry
9 17 (1.58%) Algorithms
9 17 (1.58%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.49%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.40%) CMDB
12 13 (1.21%) User Experience
12 13 (1.21%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.12%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.02%) Fat Client
14 11 (1.02%) Statistics
14 11 (1.02%) Thin Client
15 10 (0.93%) Public Cloud
16 9 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 302 (28.12%) Windows
2 86 (8.01%) Windows 7
3 82 (7.64%) Windows Server
4 78 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (3.72%) Windows 8
7 35 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (3.07%) Linux
9 28 (2.61%) Unix
10 18 (1.68%) Apple iOS
11 15 (1.40%) Android
11 15 (1.40%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (0.65%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.37%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.19%) CentOS
16 2 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.093%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (18.44%) ITIL
2 140 (13.04%) Project Management
3 120 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (10.99%) Service Delivery
5 81 (7.54%) PRINCE2
6 80 (7.45%) MVC
7 73 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
8 70 (6.52%) CRM
9 69 (6.42%) Time Management
10 66 (6.15%) Change Management
11 60 (5.59%) Web Development
12 56 (5.21%) Mentoring
13 55 (5.12%) Continuous Improvement
14 54 (5.03%) Presales
15 53 (4.93%) Software Engineering
16 52 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 51 (4.75%) Line Management
18 43 (4.00%) Change Control
18 43 (4.00%) Risk Management
18 43 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 327 (30.45%) SQL
2 180 (16.76%) C#
3 107 (9.96%) JavaScript
4 78 (7.26%) VB.NET
5 69 (6.42%) T-SQL
6 36 (3.35%) Java
7 33 (3.07%) VB
8 29 (2.70%) VBA
9 27 (2.51%) PHP
10 24 (2.23%) PowerShell
11 16 (1.49%) C
12 9 (0.84%) C++
13 3 (0.28%) R
13 3 (0.28%) X++
14 2 (0.19%) Delphi
14 2 (0.19%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.19%) Python
14 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.19%) VB6
14 2 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 184 (17.13%) Degree
2 88 (8.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 80 (7.45%) Security Cleared
4 59 (5.49%) SC Cleared
5 58 (5.40%) ISEB
6 49 (4.56%) ITIL Certification
7 37 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (3.17%) MCSE
9 33 (3.07%) CCNA
10 26 (2.42%) ISTQB
11 25 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 23 (2.14%) MCSA
13 22 (2.05%) CCNP
13 22 (2.05%) PMI Certification
14 21 (1.96%) MCP
15 14 (1.30%) PMP
16 11 (1.02%) CCIE
16 11 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
16 11 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (8.85%) SLA
2 58 (5.40%) QA
3 25 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.74%) COBIT
5 8 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.37%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.37%) TickIT
8 2 (0.19%) WCAG
9 1 (0.093%) P3O
9 1 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 181 (16.85%) Active Directory
2 114 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 28 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (1.68%) XenApp
6 17 (1.58%) vSphere
7 15 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
7 15 (1.40%) XenDesktop
8 13 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 13 (1.21%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.65%) Firmware
12 5 (0.47%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.28%) Docker
14 2 (0.19%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.093%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.093%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (2.98%) SCOM
2 22 (2.05%) SCCM
3 18 (1.68%) Backup Exec
4 12 (1.12%) EdgeSight
5 11 (1.02%) SCVMM
6 10 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.93%) Puppet
7 8 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (0.74%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.56%) SCOrch
8 6 (0.56%) vRealize
9 5 (0.47%) WSUS
10 4 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.19%) Nagios
11 2 (0.19%) TIBCO Hawk
12 1 (0.093%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.093%) Legato
12 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.093%) Sysprep
12 1 (0.093%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 804 (74.86%) Microsoft
2 159 (14.80%) VMware
3 88 (8.19%) Cisco
4 83 (7.73%) Oracle
5 73 (6.80%) Citrix
6 52 (4.84%) SAP
7 34 (3.17%) HP
8 33 (3.07%) NetApp
9 26 (2.42%) IBM
10 25 (2.33%) Symantec
11 23 (2.14%) EMC
12 19 (1.77%) Veeam
13 18 (1.68%) Dell
14 16 (1.49%) 3PAR
15 14 (1.30%) Google
15 14 (1.30%) ServiceNow
16 12 (1.12%) AppSense
16 12 (1.12%) JD Edwards
16 12 (1.12%) Juniper
17 10 (0.93%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
Interserve plc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Worcestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwickshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bonus scheme + pension + healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + profit share + pension + healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £17k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + 34 days holiday + bank
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Car allowance, Insurance, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago