Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 81 70 59
Rank change year-on-year -11 -11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 37 86 138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.68% 3.35% 4.18%
As % of the Applications category 35.92% 39.81% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 99 88
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,725 £24,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.86% -1.33% +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 103 216 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.46% 8.42% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 90 199 198
Median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +14.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £34,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year +11.59% +3.76% +2.31%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Birmingham over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) Power BI
3 10 (27.03%) Power Platform
4 9 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
4 9 (24.32%) Finance
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.62%) MS Visio
6 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Analytics
7 6 (16.22%) Degree
8 5 (13.51%) Azure
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (13.51%) Windows
8 5 (13.51%) Analytical Thinking
9 4 (10.81%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Black-Box Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Data Governance
9 4 (10.81%) SpecFlow
9 4 (10.81%) Office 365
9 4 (10.81%) White-Box Testing
9 4 (10.81%) AutoCAD
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Oracle

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 2 (5.41%) CMS
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) Smallworld
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (21.62%) MS Visio
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (10.81%) AutoCAD
5 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Sage 50
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Power Platform
2 5 (13.51%) Azure
3 4 (10.81%) Office 365
4 2 (5.41%) Taleo
5 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.70%) SaaS
5 1 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
1 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) Power BI
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) MS Access
4 3 (8.11%) MySQL
5 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.41%) FileMaker
5 2 (5.41%) GIS
5 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.70%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Cypress.io
1 4 (10.81%) Selenium
1 4 (10.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Automotive
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Games
4 2 (5.41%) Local Government
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Data Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Coordinator
4 3 (8.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Migration Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Office 365 Manager
4 3 (8.11%) QA Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Report Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) AutoCAD Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) CAD Design Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) CAD Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Fibre Designer
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security Risk Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Insight Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Installations Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) CSS
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
1 3 (8.11%) jQuery
1 3 (8.11%) XHTML
2 1 (2.70%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) CCTV
3 2 (5.41%) Digital TV
3 2 (5.41%) PMI
3 2 (5.41%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.70%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
3 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) Analytics
5 5 (13.51%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (10.81%) Black-Box Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Data Governance
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.81%) White-Box Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Data Mapping
7 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) VBA
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) CIMA
2 2 (5.41%) CISM
2 2 (5.41%) CISSP
2 2 (5.41%) HNC
2 2 (5.41%) HND
2 2 (5.41%) MBA
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.41%) PMP
2 2 (5.41%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.11%) GDPR
3 2 (5.41%) IFRS
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.41%) NIST
4 1 (2.70%) IFRS 9
4 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Sage
3 2 (5.41%) Virgin Media
4 1 (2.70%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.70%) Ceridian
4 1 (2.70%) Workday