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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.77% 6.98% 2.38%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 17.31% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Median salary £18,000 £23,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -14.81%
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +3.38%
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
10 52 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 9.43% 40.31% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 42 17
Median salary £35,000 £26,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,300 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Wolverhampton region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wolverhampton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Bugzilla
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Games
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Bugzilla
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Games Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree