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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.89% 6.00% 5.13%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 23.08% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £26,875 £32,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.30% +21.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,575 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,175 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
MS Office
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
28 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 26.42% 26.00% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 38
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £31,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £46,600 £34,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Office
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Office
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) RoboHelp
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) QA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) RoboHelp
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Author
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Author
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe