The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 614 598 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.93% 14.15% 10.59%
As % of the Applications category 69.22% 75.13% 69.88%
Number of salaries quoted 461 493 343
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £21,200 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,550 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.54% +1.57%
MS Excel
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
887 796 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.23% 18.84% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 705 660 489
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS Excel
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
Leeds -7 429 £35,500 +9.23% 55
Bradford -6 93 £33,750 +3.84% 11
Wakefield 0 25 £21,000 -25.00% 3
Huddersfield +3 13 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Wetherby +1 13 £25,000 - 2
Dewsbury -1 6 £19,000 -36.66%
Halifax -20 3 £24,255 -30.70% 1
Cleckheaton - 3 £26,000 -
Mirfield - 2 £35,000 -
Brighouse - 2 £33,000 -
Pontefract +3 1 £26,500 -
Castleford - 1 - - 1
Batley - 1 £23,500 -
Bingley - 1 £27,500 -
Ilkley - 1 - -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MS Excel 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 MS Excel.

1 874 (75.47%) Microsoft
2 442 (38.17%) Windows
3 411 (35.49%) SQL Server
4 408 (35.23%) SQL
5 295 (25.47%) Active Directory
6 239 (20.64%) VMware
7 237 (20.47%) Finance
8 202 (17.44%) ITIL
9 192 (16.58%) .NET
10 186 (16.06%) MS Office
11 160 (13.82%) T-SQL
12 158 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 154 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
14 152 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 149 (12.87%) MS Exchange
16 148 (12.78%) C#
17 147 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
18 145 (12.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 143 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
20 140 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
21 137 (11.83%) SharePoint
22 136 (11.74%) SAN
23 134 (11.57%) Citrix
24 132 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
25 130 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
26 119 (10.28%) Project Management
27 105 (9.07%) Microsoft Certification
28 103 (8.89%) Windows XP
29 102 (8.81%) ASP.NET
30 99 (8.55%) Windows 7

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MS Excel 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 MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 149 (12.87%) MS Exchange
2 137 (11.83%) SharePoint
3 38 (3.28%) Lync
4 36 (3.11%) IIS
4 36 (3.11%) Apache
5 33 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 20 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (1.30%) SAS
9 15 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.78%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.43%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.35%) WorkSite
15 4 (0.35%) Node.js
16 3 (0.26%) Confluence
17 2 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 186 (16.06%) MS Office
2 94 (8.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 74 (6.39%) MS Visio
4 32 (2.76%) MS Project
5 11 (0.95%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 51 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.52%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 5 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.26%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.17%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.17%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (0.086%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.086%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.50%) Office 365
2 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.086%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.086%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (11.74%) SAN
2 86 (7.43%) DNS
3 80 (6.91%) Internet
4 59 (5.09%) LAN
5 55 (4.75%) WAN
5 55 (4.75%) Wireless
6 52 (4.49%) DHCP
7 51 (4.40%) Firewall
8 38 (3.28%) Intranet
9 37 (3.20%) TCP/IP
10 21 (1.81%) VPN
11 18 (1.55%) FTP
12 17 (1.47%) VoIP
12 17 (1.47%) DMZ
13 15 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (1.12%) Unified Communications
15 12 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (0.86%) Network Security
17 9 (0.78%) HTTP
18 8 (0.69%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (35.49%) SQL Server
2 152 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 145 (12.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 130 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 96 (8.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 73 (6.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 72 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
8 54 (4.66%) MySQL
9 50 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 39 (3.37%) MS Access
11 32 (2.76%) Oracle Database
12 31 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 29 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
14 25 (2.16%) Informix
15 22 (1.90%) Riak
16 21 (1.81%) Relational Database
17 16 (1.38%) Big Data
18 15 (1.30%) OLAP
19 12 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
20 11 (0.95%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 72 (6.22%) Visual Studio
2 71 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (1.30%) ReSharper
4 12 (1.04%) SoapUI
5 11 (0.95%) SpecFlow
5 11 (0.95%) Moq
6 10 (0.86%) Selenium
7 8 (0.69%) Subversion
8 7 (0.60%) JIRA
9 6 (0.52%) WebLOAD
9 6 (0.52%) JMeter
9 6 (0.52%) NeoLoad
10 5 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.26%) MSTest
12 2 (0.17%) JUnit
12 2 (0.17%) NUnit
12 2 (0.17%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 237 (20.47%) Finance
2 89 (7.69%) Retail
3 62 (5.35%) Legal
4 33 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 23 (1.99%) Banking
6 18 (1.55%) Advertising
7 15 (1.30%) Retail Banking
8 13 (1.12%) Marketing
8 13 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.43%) Law
10 5 (0.43%) Billing
11 4 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.26%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.17%) Front Office
13 2 (0.17%) Back Office
14 1 (0.086%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 350 (30.22%) Analyst
2 200 (17.27%) Developer
3 132 (11.40%) Support Analyst
4 73 (6.30%) Senior Analyst
5 70 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 61 (5.27%) .NET Developer
7 59 (5.09%) Service Analyst
8 56 (4.84%) DBA
9 54 (4.66%) IT Support
10 50 (4.32%) Applications Support
11 47 (4.06%) Support Engineer
12 46 (3.97%) Consultant
13 44 (3.80%) Software Developer
13 44 (3.80%) Business Analyst
14 43 (3.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 43 (3.71%) PMO Analyst
15 42 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support
16 40 (3.45%) Architect
17 39 (3.37%) Senior Developer
17 39 (3.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (16.58%) .NET
2 102 (8.81%) ASP.NET
3 65 (5.61%) XML
3 65 (5.61%) .NET Framework
4 60 (5.18%) WCF
5 45 (3.89%) HTML
6 41 (3.54%) WinForms
7 40 (3.45%) Web Services
8 38 (3.28%) CSS
9 34 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (2.42%) WPF
11 26 (2.25%) jQuery
12 19 (1.64%) MDX
13 16 (1.38%) COM
13 16 (1.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 14 (1.21%) REST
15 12 (1.04%) HTML5
15 12 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (0.95%) CSS3
16 11 (0.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 140 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.54%) NHS
4 38 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 37 (3.20%) Blackberry
6 31 (2.68%) Clustering
7 30 (2.59%) Replication
8 29 (2.50%) N-Tier
9 23 (1.99%) Statistics
10 20 (1.73%) Data Integration
10 20 (1.73%) PMI
11 15 (1.30%) User Experience
12 11 (0.95%) CMDB
13 10 (0.86%) Wiki
14 9 (0.78%) Mathematics
14 9 (0.78%) Computer Science
14 9 (0.78%) PKI
14 9 (0.78%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.69%) Visualisation
16 7 (0.60%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 442 (38.17%) Windows
2 147 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 132 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 103 (8.89%) Windows XP
5 99 (8.55%) Windows 7
6 74 (6.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (5.53%) UNIX
8 62 (5.35%) Linux
9 27 (2.33%) Windows 8
10 21 (1.81%) Apple iOS
11 14 (1.21%) Android
12 12 (1.04%) Windows Vista
13 10 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.43%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.35%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.35%) CentOS
16 3 (0.26%) SUSE
16 3 (0.26%) Debian
17 2 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (17.44%) ITIL
2 154 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
3 143 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (10.28%) Project Management
5 82 (7.08%) CRM
6 78 (6.74%) Service Delivery
7 76 (6.56%) E-Commerce
8 67 (5.79%) Data Management
9 59 (5.09%) ETL
10 57 (4.92%) MVC
10 57 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
11 51 (4.40%) Change Management
12 49 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 46 (3.97%) Mentoring
13 46 (3.97%) PRINCE2
13 46 (3.97%) Scrum
13 46 (3.97%) Incident Management
13 46 (3.97%) Time Management
14 45 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
15 43 (3.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 408 (35.23%) SQL
2 160 (13.82%) T-SQL
3 148 (12.78%) C#
4 72 (6.22%) VBA
5 49 (4.23%) JavaScript
6 35 (3.02%) VB.NET
7 33 (2.85%) VB
8 31 (2.68%) PowerShell
9 21 (1.81%) C
10 15 (1.30%) Java
10 15 (1.30%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.12%) C++
12 12 (1.04%) PHP
13 8 (0.69%) VB6
14 5 (0.43%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.26%) VBScript
15 3 (0.26%) R
16 2 (0.17%) Delphi
17 1 (0.086%) Perl
17 1 (0.086%) X++
Qualifications
1 105 (9.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (8.55%) Degree
3 82 (7.08%) MCSE
4 59 (5.09%) MCITP
5 44 (3.80%) MCSA
6 37 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 30 (2.59%) ISEB
8 29 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (2.07%) CCNP
10 20 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
10 20 (1.73%) PMI Certification
11 19 (1.64%) ISTQB
12 17 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 16 (1.38%) CCNA
14 14 (1.21%) MCP
15 13 (1.12%) Security Cleared
16 12 (1.04%) CCA
17 11 (0.95%) CCIE
17 11 (0.95%) CCSP
18 10 (0.86%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.01%) SLA
2 28 (2.42%) QA
3 6 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.43%) HL7
5 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 295 (25.47%) Active Directory
2 158 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (6.74%) Hyper-V
4 36 (3.11%) XenApp
5 35 (3.02%) vSphere
6 27 (2.33%) VMware ESX
7 12 (1.04%) XenServer
7 12 (1.04%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.60%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.26%) UAG
11 2 (0.17%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.086%) Squid
12 1 (0.086%) Xen
12 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.086%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 46 (3.97%) SCCM
2 17 (1.47%) SCOM
3 15 (1.30%) Backup Exec
4 10 (0.86%) WSUS
4 10 (0.86%) Puppet
4 10 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 9 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.78%) SCDPM
5 9 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (0.60%) Sysprep
8 6 (0.52%) ARCserve
8 6 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (0.52%) Oracle EDQ
9 5 (0.43%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.35%) WMI
10 4 (0.35%) SCVMM
11 3 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.26%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 874 (75.47%) Microsoft
2 239 (20.64%) VMware
3 134 (11.57%) Citrix
4 92 (7.94%) Cisco
5 78 (6.74%) Oracle
6 69 (5.96%) HP
7 38 (3.28%) Symantec
8 31 (2.68%) NetApp
9 25 (2.16%) Apple
10 22 (1.90%) EnterpriseDB
11 19 (1.64%) SolarWinds
12 18 (1.55%) Veeam
13 17 (1.47%) CheckPoint
14 16 (1.38%) Riverbed
14 16 (1.38%) Dell
15 14 (1.21%) Red Hat
15 14 (1.21%) Sage
16 13 (1.12%) IBM
17 12 (1.04%) EMC
17 12 (1.04%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £19,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + PENSION + BENS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Oncall+OTBens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago