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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 203 193 196
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Applications category 0.86% 0.95% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £19,000 £26,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.61% -27.58%
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £31,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.25% -22.50%
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
815 736 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.23% 16.64% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 721 601 697
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
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 26 January 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
Worcestershire - 3 £19,000 -
Warwickshire -2 2 - - 1
Birmingham - 2 £20,250 - 1
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) GIS
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Billing
4 1 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Validation

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Trainer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Tester
3 1 (10.00%) IT Trainer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
2 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
National Grid
Posted: 16 days ago