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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 201 180 189
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 18 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 2.43% 1.42% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 16
Average salary £22,000 £30,000 £36,061
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -16.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £23,300 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £42,624 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -14.28%
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
741 845 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.94% 17.20% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 588 655 689
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 6 £22,000 -
Warwickshire -12 4 £50,000 +112.76%
Birmingham -14 1 £19,500 -38.09%
Dudley - 1 £19,750 -
Shropshire - 1 £16,500 -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet.

1 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (48.00%) Degree
3 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (44.00%) User Experience
4 11 (44.00%) Online Marketing
4 11 (44.00%) Analytics
4 11 (44.00%) Pay per click
4 11 (44.00%) Marketing
4 11 (44.00%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (44.00%) Content Management
4 11 (44.00%) SEO
4 11 (44.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (44.00%) Photoshop
5 9 (36.00%) Competitor Analysis
6 8 (32.00%) Web Analytics
6 8 (32.00%) Google
6 8 (32.00%) Google Analytics
6 8 (32.00%) Copywriting
6 8 (32.00%) Social Media
6 8 (32.00%) Digital Media
6 8 (32.00%) Adobe
7 6 (24.00%) Business Objects
8 5 (20.00%) SAP
8 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 3 (12.00%) HTML

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (44.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.00%) QlikView
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (44.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (8.00%) Trainer
3 1 (4.00%) Tester
3 1 (4.00%) Junior
3 1 (4.00%) Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Consultant
3 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Tester
3 1 (4.00%) IT Trainer
3 1 (4.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Accounts Assistant
3 1 (4.00%) QlikView Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (44.00%) User Experience
4 8 (32.00%) Copywriting
4 8 (32.00%) Social Media
4 8 (32.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (44.00%) SEO
1 11 (44.00%) Content Management
1 11 (44.00%) Pay per click
1 11 (44.00%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (44.00%) Online Marketing
1 11 (44.00%) Analytics
2 9 (36.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Web Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (12.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Web Design
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Data Entry
7 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Adobe
2 8 (32.00%) Google
3 6 (24.00%) Business Objects
4 5 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Sage
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com