The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 8.82% 4.23% 6.82%
As % of the Applications category 60.00% 60.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £24,000 £29,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.64% +25.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,416 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £41,900 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 14.71% 7.04% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 7
Average salary £23,250 £19,573 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.78% -38.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Wigan

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) MS Project
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (25.00%) E-business
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) CRM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSLT
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) E-business
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
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