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

3 months to
29 May 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 532 490 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.67% 8.94% 10.90%
As % of the Applications category 61.86% 62.03% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 395 410 466
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
860 790 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.02% 14.42% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 653 632 764
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,361 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

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 May 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 May 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 +1 211 £37,500 -10.44% 26
Staffordshire +20 87 £34,750 +15.83% 9
Coventry 0 59 £30,000 +5.26% 7
Warwickshire +4 57 £32,000 +7.56% 10
Worcestershire +3 37 £37,500 -1.31% 6
Shropshire +5 29 £30,500 -10.94% 2
Solihull -2 16 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Dudley +7 6 £20,500 -36.92%
West Bromwich -3 3 £35,000 - 1
Wolverhampton -9 3 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Herefordshire +5 2 - -
Walsall -10 1 £34,286 +30.61% 1
Halesowen - 1 £18,750 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £21,500 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 757 (76.62%) Microsoft
2 320 (32.39%) SQL
3 294 (29.76%) Windows
4 263 (26.62%) SQL Server
5 253 (25.61%) MS Office
6 187 (18.93%) .NET
7 185 (18.72%) Finance
8 178 (18.02%) Active Directory
9 159 (16.09%) C#
10 150 (15.18%) VMware
11 142 (14.37%) ITIL
12 138 (13.97%) Degree
13 121 (12.25%) Project Management
14 112 (11.34%) ASP.NET
15 102 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
16 101 (10.22%) HTML
17 99 (10.02%) JavaScript
18 96 (9.72%) MS Exchange
19 93 (9.41%) Windows Server
20 92 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
20 92 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
21 88 (8.91%) Cisco
21 88 (8.91%) Time Management
21 88 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
22 84 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
23 80 (8.10%) Oracle
24 78 (7.89%) Windows 7
25 77 (7.79%) CRM
26 76 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
26 76 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 96 (9.72%) MS Exchange
2 72 (7.29%) SharePoint
3 44 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (2.53%) IIS
5 25 (2.53%) Skype for Business
6 15 (1.52%) Drupal
7 11 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (0.91%) JBoss
9 9 (0.91%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.91%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (0.71%) IBM Notes
11 7 (0.71%) SAS
12 6 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.40%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 253 (25.61%) MS Office
2 63 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 47 (4.76%) MS Project
4 35 (3.54%) MS Visio
5 26 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.91%) PrintSoft PReS
7 7 (0.71%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.20%) CATIA
9 2 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.20%) SPSS
10 1 (0.10%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.10%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 59 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.62%) Exstream
4 13 (1.32%) assyst
5 10 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (1.01%) Oracle iProcurement
6 7 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
6 7 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.40%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle ASCP
10 3 (0.30%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.30%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 49 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (3.14%) Office 365
3 25 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (1.42%) IaaS
4 14 (1.42%) PaaS
5 12 (1.21%) SaaS
6 9 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.51%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.30%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.20%) GitHub
9 2 (0.20%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.57%) TCP/IP
2 54 (5.47%) LAN
3 51 (5.16%) WAN
4 43 (4.35%) Firewall
5 37 (3.74%) VPN
6 31 (3.14%) DHCP
7 24 (2.43%) VoIP
8 23 (2.33%) SAN
9 22 (2.23%) DNS
10 17 (1.72%) NetScaler
11 14 (1.42%) SSL
12 13 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (1.21%) Internet
13 12 (1.21%) Wireless
14 11 (1.11%) Network Security
15 10 (1.01%) Unified Communications
15 10 (1.01%) VLAN
16 7 (0.71%) Kerberos
17 6 (0.61%) IPv4
17 6 (0.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (26.62%) SQL Server
2 76 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 67 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 55 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (2.23%) MySQL
10 21 (2.13%) Oracle Database
11 20 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (1.62%) MS Access
12 16 (1.62%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.52%) SQLite
14 11 (1.11%) Power BI
14 11 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (1.01%) DB2
16 9 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
17 8 (0.81%) Big Data
18 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 58 (5.87%) Visual Studio
2 44 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.11%) Selenium
4 6 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.51%) JIRA
5 5 (0.51%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.40%) LabVIEW
6 4 (0.40%) NUnit
6 4 (0.40%) Subversion
7 3 (0.30%) Maven
7 3 (0.30%) Moq
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.30%) QADirector
7 3 (0.30%) ReSharper
7 3 (0.30%) Serena SBM
7 3 (0.30%) TestDirector
7 3 (0.30%) TestPartner
7 3 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.30%) WinRunner
8 2 (0.20%) TestComplete
General
1 185 (18.72%) Finance
2 63 (6.38%) Marketing
2 63 (6.38%) Retail
3 56 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 49 (4.96%) Manufacturing
5 26 (2.63%) Banking
6 22 (2.23%) Legal
7 17 (1.72%) Games
8 15 (1.52%) Automotive
9 14 (1.42%) Publishing
10 13 (1.32%) Law
11 10 (1.01%) Local Government
12 8 (0.81%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.61%) Billing
13 6 (0.61%) French Language
13 6 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.51%) Back Office
14 5 (0.51%) German Language
14 5 (0.51%) Military
15 3 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 205 (20.75%) Developer
2 193 (19.53%) Analyst
3 75 (7.59%) .NET Developer
4 66 (6.68%) IT Support
5 64 (6.48%) C# Developer
6 59 (5.97%) Consultant
7 58 (5.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 57 (5.77%) Support Analyst
9 52 (5.26%) Architect
10 50 (5.06%) IT Analyst
11 43 (4.35%) Support Engineer
12 41 (4.15%) Administrator
13 37 (3.74%) Software Developer
14 34 (3.44%) Applications Support
14 34 (3.44%) Service Manager
15 33 (3.34%) Service Analyst
16 31 (3.14%) .NET Software Developer
17 29 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
17 29 (2.94%) Senior Developer
18 28 (2.83%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (18.93%) .NET
2 112 (11.34%) ASP.NET
3 101 (10.22%) HTML
4 73 (7.39%) CSS
5 68 (6.88%) XML
6 45 (4.55%) jQuery
7 35 (3.54%) Web Services
8 34 (3.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (3.24%) HTML5
10 24 (2.43%) AngularJS
10 24 (2.43%) CSS3
10 24 (2.43%) MDX
11 23 (2.33%) REST
12 20 (2.02%) .NET Framework
13 19 (1.92%) WCF
14 18 (1.82%) Ajax
15 16 (1.62%) LAMP
15 16 (1.62%) WPF
15 16 (1.62%) XSLT
16 15 (1.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 92 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (7.49%) Data Centre
3 50 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 44 (4.45%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (3.34%) Management Information System
6 28 (2.83%) Mathematics
6 28 (2.83%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.63%) Driving Licence
8 15 (1.52%) Statistics
9 13 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.32%) Life Science
9 13 (1.32%) NHS
10 12 (1.21%) Fat Client
10 12 (1.21%) Thin Client
10 12 (1.21%) User Experience
11 10 (1.01%) EPoS
11 10 (1.01%) Physics
12 9 (0.91%) Chemistry
13 8 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 294 (29.76%) Windows
2 93 (9.41%) Windows Server
3 84 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 78 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 76 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (4.05%) Windows 8
7 34 (3.44%) Linux
8 32 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (3.04%) Android
10 28 (2.83%) Unix
11 22 (2.23%) Apple iOS
12 17 (1.72%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.01%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.40%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.10%) Solaris
16 1 (0.10%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (14.37%) ITIL
2 121 (12.25%) Project Management
3 102 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
5 88 (8.91%) Time Management
6 77 (7.79%) CRM
7 68 (6.88%) PRINCE2
8 66 (6.68%) Service Delivery
9 63 (6.38%) Change Management
9 63 (6.38%) MVC
10 55 (5.57%) Web Development
11 47 (4.76%) Software Engineering
12 43 (4.35%) Mentoring
12 43 (4.35%) Scrum
13 41 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 41 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (3.85%) Risk Management
15 36 (3.64%) ERP
16 35 (3.54%) SOA
17 34 (3.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 320 (32.39%) SQL
2 159 (16.09%) C#
3 99 (10.02%) JavaScript
4 65 (6.58%) T-SQL
5 50 (5.06%) VB.NET
6 39 (3.95%) Java
7 35 (3.54%) VB
8 28 (2.83%) PowerShell
8 28 (2.83%) VBA
9 27 (2.73%) PHP
10 19 (1.92%) C
11 10 (1.01%) C++
12 3 (0.30%) VB6
12 3 (0.30%) VBScript
12 3 (0.30%) XAML
13 2 (0.20%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.20%) Perl
13 2 (0.20%) Python
13 2 (0.20%) R
13 2 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 138 (13.97%) Degree
2 67 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (6.48%) Security Cleared
4 45 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 43 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (3.64%) CCNA
7 28 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (2.63%) ISEB
9 24 (2.43%) MCSE
10 22 (2.23%) ISTQB
11 20 (2.02%) CCNP
12 17 (1.72%) MCSA
13 16 (1.62%) HND
14 14 (1.42%) PMI Certification
15 13 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (1.21%) DBS Check
17 11 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 10 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 8 (0.81%) MCITP
20 6 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.39%) SLA
2 52 (5.26%) QA
3 23 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (2.02%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.61%) COBIT
6 6 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.40%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.40%) TickIT
8 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.10%) P3O
9 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 178 (18.02%) Active Directory
2 88 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.43%) Hyper-V
3 24 (2.43%) XenApp
4 18 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
5 17 (1.72%) vSphere
6 16 (1.62%) XenDesktop
7 13 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (0.81%) VMware Server
10 6 (0.61%) Firmware
11 5 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.40%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.30%) Docker
14 1 (0.10%) NFS
14 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (2.83%) SCOM
2 15 (1.52%) SCCM
3 13 (1.32%) EdgeSight
4 12 (1.21%) Backup Exec
5 11 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.11%) Puppet
6 6 (0.61%) WSUS
7 5 (0.51%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.30%) Nagios
8 3 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.20%) TIBCO Hawk
10 1 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.10%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.10%) Legato
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.10%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.10%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.10%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 757 (76.62%) Microsoft
2 150 (15.18%) VMware
3 88 (8.91%) Cisco
4 80 (8.10%) Oracle
5 71 (7.19%) Citrix
6 43 (4.35%) SAP
7 32 (3.24%) NetApp
8 27 (2.73%) Symantec
9 24 (2.43%) HP
10 22 (2.23%) EMC
10 22 (2.23%) IBM
11 21 (2.13%) Dell
12 18 (1.82%) Veeam
13 17 (1.72%) 3PAR
14 14 (1.42%) ServiceNow
15 13 (1.32%) AppSense
16 12 (1.21%) Xamarin
17 11 (1.11%) Juniper
17 11 (1.11%) Tableau
18 10 (1.01%) NEC
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Holiday + Microsoft certification
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + (Up to £27k OTE)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Keynetix
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits + Training + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DS Smith
Salary: £45-50k, Car & fuel card, up to 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens, training
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits CAR, PHONE, LAPTOP, CERTIFIED TRAI
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum £5k car allowance + a very generous bonus an
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £40,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 9 days ago