The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 6 8 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 9.52% 12.50% 10.00%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £29,600 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £46,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -1.40%  

MS Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2 5 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 9.52% 12.50% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing MS Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Excel 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (50.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
5 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Aurelia
3 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SAP