Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 58 113
Rank change year-on-year -17 +55 -38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 128 179 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.50% 4.17% 2.11%
As % of the Applications category 37.10% 39.69% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 102 151 76
Birmingham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 345 451 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.43% 10.50% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 273 336 233
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,450 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% -5.80%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 71 (55.47%) Microsoft
2 54 (42.19%) SQL
3 46 (35.94%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (27.34%) Microsoft Office
5 34 (26.56%) Degree
6 32 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (21.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 25 (19.53%) Finance
8 25 (19.53%) SQL Server
9 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Project
10 20 (15.63%) VBA
10 20 (15.63%) Data Analysis
11 18 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (14.06%) PRINCE2
12 17 (13.28%) Risk Management
13 16 (12.50%) ERP
13 16 (12.50%) Business Analysis
14 15 (11.72%) Data Management
14 15 (11.72%) MS Visio
14 15 (11.72%) Windows
14 15 (11.72%) Validation
14 15 (11.72%) Project Management
14 15 (11.72%) Analytics
15 14 (10.94%) Presales
15 14 (10.94%) Marketing
16 13 (10.16%) Visualisation
16 13 (10.16%) Scrum
17 12 (9.38%) Oracle
17 12 (9.38%) Data Quality
17 12 (9.38%) Time Management

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (7.81%) SAS
2 7 (5.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.56%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.56%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.78%) Apache
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) JBoss
4 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (27.34%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (21.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (17.19%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (11.72%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.78%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.78%) Primavera
2 1 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) AdWords
1 3 (2.34%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) IaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) SMS
3 1 (0.78%) FTP
3 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.78%) Skype
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
3 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.25%) MS Access
5 6 (4.69%) Power BI
6 4 (3.13%) QlikView
7 3 (2.34%) DB2
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.56%) GIS
8 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (1.56%) MySQL
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.56%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.56%) QGIS
8 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 25 (19.53%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Marketing
3 6 (4.69%) Retail
4 5 (3.91%) Banking
4 5 (3.91%) Legal
5 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.56%) Automotive
6 2 (1.56%) Billing
6 2 (1.56%) Games
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (57.03%) Analyst
2 34 (26.56%) Data Analyst
3 22 (17.19%) SQL Analyst
4 15 (11.72%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.59%) Consultant
5 11 (8.59%) Developer
6 10 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 10 (7.81%) ERP Analyst
6 10 (7.81%) Implementation Consultant
6 10 (7.81%) Junior
6 10 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.81%) SQL Data Analyst
7 9 (7.03%) Implementation Analyst
7 9 (7.03%) Software Analyst
7 9 (7.03%) Software Consultant
7 9 (7.03%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 7 (5.47%) Junior Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Software Project Manager
10 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.34%) CSS
1 3 (2.34%) HTML
1 3 (2.34%) HTML5
2 2 (1.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.56%) CSS3
2 2 (1.56%) jQuery
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.56%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) Flash
3 1 (0.78%) LAMP
3 1 (0.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.47%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.47%) Fintech
4 5 (3.91%) Reference Data
5 4 (3.13%) Handset
5 4 (3.13%) PMI
6 3 (2.34%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.78%) FMCG
8 1 (0.78%) iPad
8 1 (0.78%) NHS
8 1 (0.78%) Social Media
8 1 (0.78%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.72%) Windows
2 2 (1.56%) Android
2 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.78%) Linux
3 1 (0.78%) Unix
3 1 (0.78%) VMS
3 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.94%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (15.63%) Data Analysis
3 18 (14.06%) PRINCE2
4 17 (13.28%) Risk Management
5 16 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 16 (12.50%) ERP
6 15 (11.72%) Analytics
6 15 (11.72%) Data Management
6 15 (11.72%) Project Management
6 15 (11.72%) Validation
7 14 (10.94%) Presales
8 13 (10.16%) Scrum
8 13 (10.16%) Visualisation
9 12 (9.38%) Time Management
10 10 (7.81%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (7.81%) ITIL
10 10 (7.81%) Kanban
10 10 (7.81%) Service Delivery
11 9 (7.03%) Change Management
11 9 (7.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.19%) SQL
2 20 (15.63%) VBA
3 3 (2.34%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (1.56%) C#
4 2 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (0.78%) Erlang
5 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.78%) PHP
5 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (26.56%) Degree
2 10 (7.81%) ISEB
3 5 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.91%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.91%) PMP
4 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MBA
5 1 (0.78%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) Data Quality
2 11 (8.59%) SLA
3 7 (5.47%) QA
4 4 (3.13%) PMO
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 71 (55.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.38%) Oracle
3 10 (7.81%) JD Edwards
4 9 (7.03%) Tableau
5 8 (6.25%) Capita
6 3 (2.34%) Google
6 3 (2.34%) Yahoo!
7 2 (1.56%) Adobe
7 2 (1.56%) Cognos
7 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.56%) SAP
7 2 (1.56%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.56%) Twitter
8 1 (0.78%) Apple
8 1 (0.78%) Dell
8 1 (0.78%) Facebook
8 1 (0.78%) FactSet
8 1 (0.78%) Jedox
8 1 (0.78%) Logi
8 1 (0.78%) Sage