Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Microsoft Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Excel over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 88 108
Rank change year-on-year +20 +20 -43
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 27 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.45% 1.97% 1.67%
As % of the Applications category 22.88% 30.77% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 36
Bedfordshire median annual salary £34,000 £40,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.56% +35.83% -3.23%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.41% +9.23% -1.49%

Microsoft Excel is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 118 104 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 10.71% 6.40% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 101 91 169
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.66% +6.41% +18.18%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £81,250 £56,250
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +20 13 £50,000 +19.05% 2
Bedford +19 10 £30,000 +7.14%
Dunstable - 6 £25,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
4 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 7 (25.93%) QA
5 6 (22.22%) Marketing
5 6 (22.22%) CRM
5 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) Service Management
7 4 (14.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Data Management
7 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
7 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
7 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (14.81%) Requirements Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) SaaS
7 4 (14.81%) Robotic Process Automation
7 4 (14.81%) SDLC
7 4 (14.81%) Business Process Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) Global Marketing
8 3 (11.11%) Personalization
8 3 (11.11%) A/B Testing

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.41%) OLAP
1 2 (7.41%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Games
3 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Business Process Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) IT Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Process Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (22.22%) CRM
5 4 (14.81%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Data Management
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Requirements Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Robotic Process Automation
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
6 3 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) People Management
6 3 (11.11%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) Go
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) R
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (11.11%) Selligent
2 3 (11.11%) Talend
3 2 (7.41%) IBM