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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 526 526 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.07% 9.31% 10.08%
As % of the Applications category 63.60% 64.54% 65.74%
Number of salaries quoted 351 441 455
Median salary £34,455 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.55% -
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
827 815 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.26% 14.43% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 584 658 665
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,346 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,508
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.32%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -2 261 £36,500 -2.66% 25
Staffordshire +2 59 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Coventry -11 47 £35,000 -2.77% 5
Warwickshire -17 34 £28,250 -16.29% 4
Worcestershire +24 32 £32,500 -12.16% 3
Shropshire 0 15 £34,455 +10.25% 4
Solihull +18 13 £28,760 -17.82% 2
Wolverhampton -13 9 £41,250 +37.50% 2
Sutton Coldfield -6 8 £27,750 +18.08% 1
West Bromwich +2 4 £35,000 +42.85% 2
Herefordshire -2 4 £31,500 +36.95% 5
Dudley -6 3 £25,000 -37.50%
Walsall -11 1 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Wednesbury - 1 £32,500 -
Willenhall - 1 £34,500 -
Smethwick - 1 £26,000 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 777 (73.51%) Microsoft
2 322 (30.46%) SQL
3 290 (27.44%) Windows
4 269 (25.45%) SQL Server
5 268 (25.35%) MS Office
6 241 (22.80%) Finance
7 204 (19.30%) ITIL
8 200 (18.92%) Degree
9 185 (17.50%) Active Directory
10 180 (17.03%) .NET
11 177 (16.75%) C#
12 152 (14.38%) VMware
13 142 (13.43%) Project Management
14 135 (12.77%) HTML
15 129 (12.20%) Service Delivery
15 129 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
16 119 (11.26%) ASP.NET
17 118 (11.16%) Retail
18 112 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
19 102 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
20 99 (9.37%) MS Exchange
21 98 (9.27%) MS PowerPoint
22 94 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
22 94 (8.89%) JavaScript
23 92 (8.70%) CSS
23 92 (8.70%) PRINCE2
23 92 (8.70%) SLA
23 92 (8.70%) Data Centre
24 91 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
25 89 (8.42%) Computer Science

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 99 (9.37%) MS Exchange
2 68 (6.43%) SharePoint
3 41 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 41 (3.88%) IIS
4 38 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (2.74%) Skype for Business
6 21 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (1.23%) Drupal
8 12 (1.14%) CMS
8 12 (1.14%) JBoss
8 12 (1.14%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.66%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.57%) WordPress
12 5 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.47%) Documentum
12 5 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 268 (25.35%) MS Office
2 98 (9.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 59 (5.58%) MS Project
4 38 (3.60%) MS Visio
5 19 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.85%) PrintSoft PReS
7 7 (0.66%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.095%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.095%) CATIA
10 1 (0.095%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 36 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 22 (2.08%) Sentinel
3 14 (1.32%) Exstream
4 11 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.85%) assyst
6 8 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.38%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 4 (0.38%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.38%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.38%) SAP MDM
8 4 (0.38%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.38%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.28%) Magento
9 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 94 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (4.07%) Office 365
3 36 (3.41%) IaaS
4 35 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (3.31%) PaaS
5 22 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (1.89%) SaaS
7 17 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (0.76%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.28%) Yammer
10 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.19%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.095%) GitHub
11 1 (0.095%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.87%) Firewall
2 52 (4.92%) LAN
3 51 (4.82%) WAN
4 43 (4.07%) TCP/IP
5 40 (3.78%) DNS
6 36 (3.41%) VPN
7 28 (2.65%) DHCP
8 27 (2.55%) SSL
9 19 (1.80%) VLAN
9 19 (1.80%) VoIP
10 17 (1.61%) SAN
11 14 (1.32%) Internet
12 13 (1.23%) NetScaler
13 9 (0.85%) Network Security
13 9 (0.85%) Skype
13 9 (0.85%) Wireless
14 8 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (0.47%) MPLS
15 5 (0.47%) RTP
15 5 (0.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.39%) Relational Database
3 52 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (2.65%) MySQL
8 23 (2.18%) DB2
8 23 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (1.89%) MS Access
10 18 (1.70%) GIS
10 18 (1.70%) Spatial Data
11 17 (1.61%) RDBMS
12 15 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 13 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (1.23%) SQLite
14 12 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (2.84%) Visual Studio
2 24 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.14%) Selenium
4 7 (0.66%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.66%) QADirector
4 7 (0.66%) TestPartner
4 7 (0.66%) WebDriver
5 6 (0.57%) JIRA
6 5 (0.47%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.28%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.28%) Maven
7 3 (0.28%) Serena SBM
7 3 (0.28%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.28%) Subversion
7 3 (0.28%) TestDirector
7 3 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.28%) WinRunner
8 2 (0.19%) SonarQube
General
1 241 (22.80%) Finance
2 118 (11.16%) Retail
3 71 (6.72%) Manufacturing
4 65 (6.15%) Marketing
5 46 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 45 (4.26%) Publishing
7 41 (3.88%) Legal
8 24 (2.27%) Banking
9 23 (2.18%) Automotive
10 17 (1.61%) Billing
11 14 (1.32%) Games
11 14 (1.32%) Law
11 14 (1.32%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.95%) German Language
12 10 (0.95%) Local Government
13 9 (0.85%) Advertising
14 8 (0.76%) French Language
15 6 (0.57%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 225 (21.29%) Analyst
2 202 (19.11%) Developer
3 84 (7.95%) .NET Developer
4 82 (7.76%) Consultant
5 81 (7.66%) IT Support
6 70 (6.62%) C# Developer
7 63 (5.96%) Support Analyst
8 60 (5.68%) Architect
8 60 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 53 (5.01%) IT Analyst
10 49 (4.64%) Support Engineer
11 42 (3.97%) Software Developer
12 41 (3.88%) Senior Developer
13 40 (3.78%) Service Manager
14 37 (3.50%) Applications Support
14 37 (3.50%) Service Analyst
15 36 (3.41%) Administrator
16 34 (3.22%) Project Manager
17 33 (3.12%) Tester
18 30 (2.84%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (17.03%) .NET
2 135 (12.77%) HTML
3 119 (11.26%) ASP.NET
4 92 (8.70%) CSS
5 78 (7.38%) XML
6 50 (4.73%) Web Services
7 44 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (3.78%) jQuery
9 36 (3.41%) HTML5
10 26 (2.46%) .NET Framework
11 24 (2.27%) CSS3
12 20 (1.89%) WinForms
12 20 (1.89%) XSD
13 19 (1.80%) AngularJS
13 19 (1.80%) WCF
13 19 (1.80%) XSLT
14 18 (1.70%) Ajax
15 16 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (1.51%) REST
16 13 (1.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 91 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (8.42%) Computer Science
4 44 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.18%) CMDB
7 21 (1.99%) Driving Licence
8 20 (1.89%) Algorithms
8 20 (1.89%) Mathematics
9 18 (1.70%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.42%) Public Cloud
11 14 (1.32%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.14%) User Experience
13 10 (0.95%) Data Structures
13 10 (0.95%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.95%) Statistics
13 10 (0.95%) Virtual Team
14 9 (0.85%) Chemistry
14 9 (0.85%) FMCG
14 9 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 290 (27.44%) Windows
2 82 (7.76%) Windows 7
3 79 (7.47%) Windows Server
4 58 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (4.54%) Linux
6 41 (3.88%) Windows 8
7 37 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (3.22%) Unix
9 27 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (1.80%) Windows 10
11 14 (1.32%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.95%) Android
13 7 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.57%) Solaris
14 6 (0.57%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.19%) CentOS
16 2 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (19.30%) ITIL
2 142 (13.43%) Project Management
3 129 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (12.20%) Service Delivery
4 92 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 82 (7.76%) MVC
6 76 (7.19%) Presales
7 69 (6.53%) CRM
8 66 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 66 (6.24%) Software Engineering
9 64 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
9 64 (6.05%) Mentoring
10 61 (5.77%) Change Management
10 61 (5.77%) Time Management
11 60 (5.68%) Line Management
12 58 (5.49%) SDLC
12 58 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 54 (5.11%) Change Control
13 54 (5.11%) Web Development
14 49 (4.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 322 (30.46%) SQL
2 177 (16.75%) C#
3 94 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 86 (8.14%) VB.NET
5 68 (6.43%) T-SQL
6 36 (3.41%) PowerShell
7 34 (3.22%) Java
8 31 (2.93%) VB
9 27 (2.55%) VBA
10 21 (1.99%) PHP
11 17 (1.61%) C
12 4 (0.38%) C++
13 3 (0.28%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.28%) R
13 3 (0.28%) X++
14 2 (0.19%) Delphi
14 2 (0.19%) Python
14 2 (0.19%) Ruby
14 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 200 (18.92%) Degree
2 102 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (7.95%) Security Cleared
4 68 (6.43%) ISEB
5 62 (5.87%) SC Cleared
6 53 (5.01%) ITIL Certification
7 44 (4.16%) MCSE
8 39 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (3.22%) CCNA
10 31 (2.93%) MCSA
11 30 (2.84%) MCP
12 28 (2.65%) PMI Certification
13 25 (2.37%) CCNP
14 24 (2.27%) ISTQB
15 23 (2.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 21 (1.99%) PMP
17 14 (1.32%) CCIE
17 14 (1.32%) CCNP Voice
18 13 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 12 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (8.70%) SLA
2 61 (5.77%) QA
3 19 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.66%) COBIT
5 7 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.28%) TickIT
8 2 (0.19%) WCAG
9 1 (0.095%) P3O
System Software
1 185 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 112 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (3.50%) Hyper-V
4 34 (3.22%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 15 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
5 15 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
5 15 (1.42%) vSphere
6 12 (1.14%) XenDesktop
7 11 (1.04%) Firmware
7 11 (1.04%) XenApp
8 7 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.28%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.28%) Docker
11 2 (0.19%) UAG
11 2 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.095%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.095%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.095%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (3.03%) SCOM
2 30 (2.84%) SCCM
3 20 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 20 (1.89%) SCVMM
4 12 (1.14%) NetBackup
5 11 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.04%) SCOrch
5 11 (1.04%) vRealize
6 10 (0.95%) Puppet
7 9 (0.85%) EdgeSight
8 8 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.57%) WSUS
10 2 (0.19%) Nagios
10 2 (0.19%) TIBCO Hawk
11 1 (0.095%) Ansible
11 1 (0.095%) SCSM
11 1 (0.095%) Sysprep
11 1 (0.095%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.095%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 777 (73.51%) Microsoft
2 152 (14.38%) VMware
3 83 (7.85%) Cisco
4 80 (7.57%) Oracle
5 69 (6.53%) Citrix
6 61 (5.77%) SAP
7 38 (3.60%) NetApp
8 35 (3.31%) HP
9 33 (3.12%) IBM
10 31 (2.93%) EMC
11 21 (1.99%) Juniper
12 17 (1.61%) 3PAR
13 16 (1.51%) Symantec
14 15 (1.42%) CheckPoint
14 15 (1.42%) Red Hat
15 14 (1.32%) Veeam
16 13 (1.23%) Dell
16 13 (1.23%) Google
17 12 (1.14%) JD Edwards
18 10 (0.95%) ServiceNow
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS
Posted: 13 hours ago
Worcestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Vacancy Filler
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + flexi time, private med, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + OTE £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago