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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 560 529 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.16% 9.16% 10.70%
As % of the Applications category 62.85% 61.30% 63.07%
Number of salaries quoted 396 435 487
Median salary £34,500 £36,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.47% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £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
891 863 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.57% 14.94% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 653 679 761
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 £21,500 £21,346 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 1 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 1 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 0 217 £37,500 -6.25% 25
Staffordshire +10 97 £33,000 +15.58% 12
Warwickshire +7 64 £30,000 - 8
Coventry -1 56 £30,000 -29.41% 8
Worcestershire +3 32 £38,750 +1.97% 5
Shropshire -3 23 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Solihull +7 14 £30,630 +4.71% 2
Wolverhampton -11 6 £30,000 - 3
Dudley +4 5 £20,500 -48.75%
West Bromwich -1 5 £30,000 +33.33%
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £23,500 -
Walsall -8 2 £32,143 -26.94% 2
Herefordshire - 2 - - 1
Willenhall - 1 £34,500 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 797 (75.26%) Microsoft
2 323 (30.50%) SQL
3 295 (27.86%) Windows
4 278 (26.25%) SQL Server
5 270 (25.50%) MS Office
6 213 (20.11%) Finance
7 196 (18.51%) .NET
8 180 (17.00%) C#
9 178 (16.81%) Active Directory
10 169 (15.96%) ITIL
11 165 (15.58%) Degree
12 153 (14.45%) VMware
13 140 (13.22%) Project Management
14 132 (12.46%) HTML
15 116 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
16 115 (10.86%) ASP.NET
17 108 (10.20%) JavaScript
18 107 (10.10%) MS Exchange
19 97 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
20 93 (8.78%) CSS
21 87 (8.22%) Cisco
21 87 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
22 86 (8.12%) Service Delivery
22 86 (8.12%) Time Management
23 85 (8.03%) Windows 7
24 84 (7.93%) Retail
25 81 (7.65%) SLA
25 81 (7.65%) XML
25 81 (7.65%) Windows Server
26 80 (7.55%) Data Centre

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 (10.10%) MS Exchange
2 74 (6.99%) SharePoint
3 48 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 40 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (3.12%) IIS
6 29 (2.74%) Skype for Business
7 15 (1.42%) Drupal
8 13 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (1.13%) JBoss
9 12 (1.13%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.85%) CMS
12 9 (0.85%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.47%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.47%) WordPress
15 4 (0.38%) MS Project Server
15 4 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 270 (25.50%) MS Office
2 80 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 55 (5.19%) MS Project
4 38 (3.59%) MS Visio
5 22 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.85%) PrintSoft PReS
7 6 (0.57%) Open Workbench
8 5 (0.47%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.19%) CATIA
9 2 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.094%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.094%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.094%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 51 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (1.51%) Exstream
5 13 (1.23%) assyst
6 9 (0.85%) Oracle iProcurement
7 6 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.38%) Magento
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.38%) Sentinel
10 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.28%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 3 (0.28%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.28%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.12%) Office 365
3 27 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (1.32%) IaaS
4 14 (1.32%) PaaS
5 11 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.94%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.94%) SaaS
7 3 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.28%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.19%) GitHub
8 2 (0.19%) Google Drive
8 2 (0.19%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.19%) Yammer
9 1 (0.094%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.094%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.10%) LAN
1 54 (5.10%) TCP/IP
2 50 (4.72%) WAN
3 43 (4.06%) Firewall
4 39 (3.68%) VPN
5 26 (2.46%) DHCP
5 26 (2.46%) DNS
6 25 (2.36%) VoIP
7 21 (1.98%) SSL
8 16 (1.51%) NetScaler
8 16 (1.51%) SAN
9 14 (1.32%) Internet
10 11 (1.04%) Unified Communications
10 11 (1.04%) Wireless
11 10 (0.94%) Network Security
12 9 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (0.85%) Skype
12 9 (0.85%) VLAN
13 6 (0.57%) Kerberos
13 6 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 72 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 67 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 54 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (2.36%) MySQL
9 22 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (1.89%) MS Access
11 19 (1.79%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
11 19 (1.79%) RDBMS
12 15 (1.42%) SQLite
13 14 (1.32%) DB2
14 13 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (1.13%) GIS
15 12 (1.13%) Spatial Data
16 9 (0.85%) Power BI
16 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 49 (4.63%) Visual Studio
2 38 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (1.23%) Selenium
4 7 (0.66%) QADirector
4 7 (0.66%) TestPartner
5 6 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.57%) JIRA
6 5 (0.47%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.38%) LabVIEW
7 4 (0.38%) NUnit
7 4 (0.38%) Serena SBM
7 4 (0.38%) Subversion
7 4 (0.38%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.38%) WinRunner
8 3 (0.28%) Maven
8 3 (0.28%) Moq
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.28%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.28%) WebDriver
General
1 213 (20.11%) Finance
2 84 (7.93%) Retail
3 75 (7.08%) Marketing
4 55 (5.19%) Manufacturing
5 54 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.93%) Banking
7 26 (2.46%) Legal
8 21 (1.98%) Automotive
9 20 (1.89%) Publishing
10 19 (1.79%) Games
11 13 (1.23%) Retail Banking
12 12 (1.13%) Billing
13 11 (1.04%) Law
14 10 (0.94%) Local Government
15 8 (0.76%) German Language
16 6 (0.57%) French Language
16 6 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.47%) Back Office
17 5 (0.47%) Investment Banking
18 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 213 (20.11%) Developer
2 209 (19.74%) Analyst
3 88 (8.31%) .NET Developer
4 77 (7.27%) C# Developer
5 76 (7.18%) Consultant
6 70 (6.61%) IT Support
7 69 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 65 (6.14%) Support Analyst
9 56 (5.29%) Architect
10 50 (4.72%) IT Analyst
11 48 (4.53%) Software Developer
12 44 (4.15%) Service Manager
12 44 (4.15%) Support Engineer
13 37 (3.49%) .NET Software Developer
13 37 (3.49%) Senior Developer
14 36 (3.40%) Administrator
14 36 (3.40%) C# Software Developer
14 36 (3.40%) Service Analyst
15 32 (3.02%) Project Manager
16 31 (2.93%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (18.51%) .NET
2 132 (12.46%) HTML
3 115 (10.86%) ASP.NET
4 93 (8.78%) CSS
5 81 (7.65%) XML
6 49 (4.63%) Web Services
7 48 (4.53%) jQuery
8 40 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (3.40%) HTML5
10 27 (2.55%) .NET Framework
11 26 (2.46%) CSS3
12 24 (2.27%) REST
13 23 (2.17%) AngularJS
14 22 (2.08%) Ajax
15 21 (1.98%) WCF
16 20 (1.89%) XSD
17 19 (1.79%) MDX
17 19 (1.79%) XSLT
18 16 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 16 (1.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 87 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 62 (5.85%) Computer Science
4 48 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (3.59%) Management Information System
6 25 (2.36%) Driving Licence
7 24 (2.27%) Mathematics
8 21 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.32%) User Experience
10 13 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.13%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.13%) Fat Client
11 12 (1.13%) Thin Client
12 10 (0.94%) Blackberry
12 10 (0.94%) Statistics
13 9 (0.85%) Chemistry
13 9 (0.85%) EPoS
13 9 (0.85%) NHS
13 9 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 295 (27.86%) Windows
2 85 (8.03%) Windows 7
3 81 (7.65%) Windows Server
4 77 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (3.78%) Windows 8
7 37 (3.49%) Linux
8 33 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (2.93%) Unix
10 20 (1.89%) Apple iOS
11 17 (1.61%) Android
12 15 (1.42%) Windows 10
13 11 (1.04%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.38%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.19%) CentOS
17 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (15.96%) ITIL
2 140 (13.22%) Project Management
3 116 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (8.12%) Service Delivery
4 86 (8.12%) Time Management
5 80 (7.55%) MVC
6 77 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (7.08%) PRINCE2
8 73 (6.89%) CRM
9 67 (6.33%) Change Management
10 62 (5.85%) Web Development
11 53 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 51 (4.82%) Software Engineering
13 49 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 46 (4.34%) Scrum
16 45 (4.25%) Risk Management
17 38 (3.59%) SOA
18 37 (3.49%) ERP
18 37 (3.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 323 (30.50%) SQL
2 180 (17.00%) C#
3 108 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 73 (6.89%) T-SQL
5 71 (6.70%) VB.NET
6 39 (3.68%) Java
7 35 (3.31%) VB
8 29 (2.74%) VBA
9 26 (2.46%) PHP
9 26 (2.46%) PowerShell
10 15 (1.42%) C
11 9 (0.85%) C++
12 2 (0.19%) Delphi
12 2 (0.19%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.19%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.19%) Python
12 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.19%) VB6
12 2 (0.19%) VBScript
12 2 (0.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 165 (15.58%) Degree
2 79 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 71 (6.70%) Security Cleared
4 52 (4.91%) SC Cleared
5 41 (3.87%) ISEB
6 38 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
8 34 (3.21%) CCNA
9 29 (2.74%) MCSE
10 26 (2.46%) ISTQB
11 24 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 20 (1.89%) CCNP
12 20 (1.89%) MCSA
13 18 (1.70%) MCP
14 15 (1.42%) PMI Certification
15 12 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (1.04%) DBS Check
16 11 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
16 11 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (0.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (7.65%) SLA
2 61 (5.76%) QA
3 25 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.42%) Data Quality
5 11 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.76%) COBIT
7 6 (0.57%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.38%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.38%) TickIT
9 2 (0.19%) WCAG
10 1 (0.094%) P3O
10 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 178 (16.81%) Active Directory
2 97 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.46%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.89%) XenApp
5 17 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
6 16 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (1.51%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.32%) vSphere
8 13 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 12 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.57%) Firmware
11 5 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.47%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.38%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.28%) Docker
14 1 (0.094%) NFS
14 1 (0.094%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.094%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (2.83%) SCOM
2 16 (1.51%) SCCM
3 14 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 13 (1.23%) EdgeSight
5 10 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.94%) Puppet
6 8 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.66%) WSUS
8 6 (0.57%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.19%) Nagios
9 2 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.19%) TIBCO Hawk
10 1 (0.094%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.094%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.094%) Legato
10 1 (0.094%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.094%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.094%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.094%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 797 (75.26%) Microsoft
2 153 (14.45%) VMware
3 87 (8.22%) Cisco
4 77 (7.27%) Oracle
5 71 (6.70%) Citrix
6 47 (4.44%) SAP
7 32 (3.02%) NetApp
8 27 (2.55%) HP
9 26 (2.46%) Symantec
10 24 (2.27%) IBM
11 23 (2.17%) Dell
12 21 (1.98%) EMC
13 17 (1.61%) ServiceNow
13 17 (1.61%) Veeam
14 16 (1.51%) Google
15 15 (1.42%) 3PAR
16 13 (1.23%) AppSense
17 11 (1.04%) JD Edwards
17 11 (1.04%) NEC
18 10 (0.94%) Tableau
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus bonus and package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus & more
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £16k - 22k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £37500 - £38500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum £5k car allowance + a very generous bonus an
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago