The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 206 211 200
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 39 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Applications category 4.59% 2.23% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 9
Median salary £19,000 £22,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,250 £19,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £22,000 £42,624
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Spreadsheet
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
849 763 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.80% 14.26% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 646 606 666
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Spreadsheet Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Spreadsheet Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Spreadsheet
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 Spreadsheet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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 +11 26 £17,250 -11.53% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £19,000 -
Warwickshire -9 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Shropshire -9 2 £24,000 +45.45% 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £36,018 -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet.

1 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
3 24 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 21 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (27.78%) MS Office
5 20 (27.78%) Finance
6 17 (23.61%) Data Centre
7 15 (20.83%) Data Management
8 14 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (18.06%) Economics
9 13 (18.06%) Supplier Management
9 13 (18.06%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
9 13 (18.06%) Financial Modelling
9 13 (18.06%) Product Management
10 12 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 12 (16.67%) Data Quality
10 12 (16.67%) Data Virtualisation
10 12 (16.67%) Line Management
10 12 (16.67%) Retail
10 12 (16.67%) NHS
11 8 (11.11%) Strategic Management
11 8 (11.11%) Military
11 8 (11.11%) Analytics
12 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
13 6 (8.33%) Windows
13 6 (8.33%) Data Modelling
13 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
14 5 (6.94%) MS Visio

Spreadsheet
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 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 20 (27.78%) MS Office
3 5 (6.94%) MS Project
3 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.94%) QlikView
2 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) GIS
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Retail
3 8 (11.11%) Military
4 4 (5.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Automotive
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Commercial Manager
3 12 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 12 (16.67%) Insight Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Administrator
4 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) IT Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) IT Support
5 5 (6.94%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.56%) PMO Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Software Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Software Support Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (2.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.78%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Financial Controller
8 2 (2.78%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (23.61%) Data Centre
3 13 (18.06%) Economics
4 12 (16.67%) NHS
5 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.56%) PMI
7 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.39%) Handset
7 1 (1.39%) Life Science
7 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (20.83%) Data Management
3 13 (18.06%) Financial Modelling
3 13 (18.06%) Product Management
3 13 (18.06%) Supplier Management
4 12 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 12 (16.67%) Data Virtualisation
4 12 (16.67%) Line Management
5 8 (11.11%) Analytics
5 8 (11.11%) Strategic Management
6 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (4.17%) Project Management
9 3 (4.17%) Time Management
10 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.78%) ERP
10 2 (2.78%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
1 13 (18.06%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
Vendors
1 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) CA
2 1 (1.39%) Civica
2 1 (1.39%) Computacenter
2 1 (1.39%) EMC
2 1 (1.39%) F5
2 1 (1.39%) Intel Security
2 1 (1.39%) IPFX
2 1 (1.39%) Northgate
2 1 (1.39%) Remedy
2 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow