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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 64 93
Rank change year-on-year +23 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 104 86 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.41% 3.49% 1.91%
As % of the Applications category 51.74% 37.89% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 79 73 31
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,160 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.99% +2.03%  

Microsoft 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 Birmingham with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 201 227 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 10.45% 9.21% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 145 188 121
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.49% +3.07%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 97 (65.10%) Microsoft
2 49 (32.89%) SQL
3 47 (31.54%) Microsoft Office
4 45 (30.20%) SQL Server
5 40 (26.85%) ITIL
6 37 (24.83%) Finance
6 37 (24.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 35 (23.49%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (18.79%) CRM
8 28 (18.79%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (18.12%) ISEB
10 25 (16.78%) Degree
11 22 (14.77%) Business Analysis
12 21 (14.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (13.42%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (13.42%) MS Access
13 20 (13.42%) PRINCE2
14 18 (12.08%) ERP
14 18 (12.08%) MS Visio
14 18 (12.08%) Driving Licence
15 17 (11.41%) Service Delivery
15 17 (11.41%) Statistics
15 17 (11.41%) Spreadsheet
15 17 (11.41%) QA
15 17 (11.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 16 (10.74%) Data Analysis
16 16 (10.74%) Project Management
16 16 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (10.07%) Manufacturing
17 15 (10.07%) Data Warehouse

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 4 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.01%) SAS
3 2 (1.34%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.67%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) CMS
4 1 (0.67%) IIS
4 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (31.54%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (24.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (12.08%) MS Visio
4 17 (11.41%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (7.38%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (2.01%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) SMS
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) FTP
2 1 (0.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) IPsec
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) Network Security
2 1 (0.67%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.67%) SSL
2 1 (0.67%) VPN
2 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.20%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.42%) MS Access
3 15 (10.07%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (6.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (5.37%) Big Data
7 7 (4.70%) Power BI
7 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.36%) MySQL
10 4 (2.68%) QlikView
10 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.34%) OLAP
11 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (2.68%) JIRA
2 3 (2.01%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (24.83%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.71%) Retail
4 9 (6.04%) Games
4 9 (6.04%) Marketing
5 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.34%) Automotive
7 2 (1.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 70 (46.98%) Analyst
2 23 (15.44%) Data Analyst
3 19 (12.75%) Business Analyst
4 12 (8.05%) Junior
4 12 (8.05%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (6.71%) 1st Line Engineer
5 10 (6.71%) Consultant
5 10 (6.71%) Test Analyst
6 9 (6.04%) Excel Analyst
7 8 (5.37%) Developer
7 8 (5.37%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.37%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (5.37%) SQL Data Analyst
8 7 (4.70%) Senior Business Analyst
9 6 (4.03%) Junior Developer
9 6 (4.03%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (3.36%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (3.36%) Lead Test Analyst
10 5 (3.36%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.03%) CSS
1 6 (4.03%) HTML
2 5 (3.36%) .NET
3 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.01%) Flash
4 3 (2.01%) WPF
5 2 (1.34%) ODBC
6 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.67%) COM
6 1 (0.67%) jQuery
6 1 (0.67%) LESS
6 1 (0.67%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (0.67%) MDX
6 1 (0.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.49%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.08%) Driving Licence
3 13 (8.72%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.38%) NHS
5 8 (5.37%) Algorithms
6 7 (4.70%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.68%) EPoS
8 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.34%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.67%) SCADA
9 1 (0.67%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.04%) Windows
2 4 (2.68%) Unix
2 4 (2.68%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.85%) ITIL
2 28 (18.79%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (18.79%) CRM
3 22 (14.77%) Business Analysis
4 21 (14.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (13.42%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (13.42%) PRINCE2
6 18 (12.08%) ERP
7 17 (11.41%) Service Delivery
7 17 (11.41%) Statistics
8 16 (10.74%) Data Analysis
8 16 (10.74%) Project Management
8 16 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (10.07%) Line Management
10 13 (8.72%) Business Development
10 13 (8.72%) Process Management
11 11 (7.38%) Mathematics
11 11 (7.38%) Quality Management
11 11 (7.38%) Risk Management
11 11 (7.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.89%) SQL
2 14 (9.40%) VBA
3 12 (8.05%) VB
4 7 (4.70%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.36%) C#
6 2 (1.34%) R
7 1 (0.67%) C++
7 1 (0.67%) Java
7 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.67%) Python
7 1 (0.67%) Scala
7 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (18.12%) ISEB
2 25 (16.78%) Degree
3 17 (11.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (6.71%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.67%) APMP
7 1 (0.67%) MCSE
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.41%) QA
2 11 (7.38%) SLA
3 9 (6.04%) PMO
4 5 (3.36%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.67%) ISO19770
5 1 (0.67%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) Nagios
1 3 (2.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 97 (65.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.05%) Oracle
3 11 (7.38%) Cognos
4 8 (5.37%) SAP
4 8 (5.37%) Tableau
5 6 (4.03%) Cisco
6 4 (2.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (2.68%) Ciena
6 4 (2.68%) Huawei
6 4 (2.68%) Nokia
6 4 (2.68%) Tellabs
7 3 (2.01%) Cadence
7 3 (2.01%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.67%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.67%) Dell
8 1 (0.67%) EMC
8 1 (0.67%) HP
8 1 (0.67%) NetApp
8 1 (0.67%) Qualys
8 1 (0.67%) Tripwire
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stott & May
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 95000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pixel Hires
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pixel Hires
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago