The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office 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 Office over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 7 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.00% 3.03% 17.33%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 66.67% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Average salary £37,500 - £20,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
MS Office
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
1 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.00% 4.55% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 23
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +46.34%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

MS Office
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Wigan

MS Office
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing MS Office 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 Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Visualfiles
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing MS Office 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 Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visualfiles
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft