Period
to 27 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 27 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 62 51
Rank change year-on-year +26 -11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 10 21 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.53% 2.96% 3.75%
As % of the Applications category 37.04% 48.84% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 33
Median annual salary £25,000 £31,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -21.88% +37.93%
10th Percentile £20,400 £23,125 £23,200
90th Percentile £55,600 £40,300 £77,000
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -9.09% +13.79%

Microsoft Office 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 27 43 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.54% 6.06% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 68
Median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.96% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,400 £24,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,925 £62,375 £58,825
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +9.38%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 27 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Office
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 Office within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 27 February 2021. 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
Bedford +14 1 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Biggleswade - 1 £20,500 -
Microsoft Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (70.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) Robotics
3 6 (60.00%) OpenCV
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Technical Leadership
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) VBA
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
3 6 (60.00%) Simulink
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Law
3 6 (60.00%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) GIS
6 1 (10.00%) Electronics
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science

Microsoft Office
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:

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Simulink
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Housing Association
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Author
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Head of CRM
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) OpenCV
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) Robotics
4 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (70.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (60.00%) Creative Thinking
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) CAD
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Housing Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
1 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (60.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com