The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.13% 4.05% 3.70%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 12.50% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £28,000 £22,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £30,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 21.88% 32.43% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 9
Average salary £36,750 £33,275 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% -8.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,812 £22,650 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,122
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

MS Office
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (16.67%) Lync
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) ERP Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft