Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 83 63
Rank change year-on-year +31 -20 +35
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 177 129 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.84% 3.38% 4.33%
As % of the Applications category 47.33% 36.24% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 119 91 184
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.49% -14.38%
10th Percentile £21,850 £25,250 £21,940
90th Percentile £62,000 £53,750 £56,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,250 £34,228
% change year-on-year +0.67% +8.83% +5.32%

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 374 356 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.22% 9.33% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 222 278 407
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -2.99%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.84%

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 83 (46.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 77 (43.50%) Finance
3 67 (37.85%) Microsoft
4 66 (37.29%) Microsoft Office
5 54 (30.51%) ITIL
6 53 (29.94%) SQL
7 44 (24.86%) Service Delivery
8 42 (23.73%) ITSM
9 37 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (20.34%) SLA
11 35 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (19.21%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (18.08%) MS Visio
13 32 (18.08%) GDPR
14 30 (16.95%) ISEB
14 30 (16.95%) Data Protection
15 29 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (15.25%) Degree
17 25 (14.12%) Performance Management
17 25 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (13.56%) Contract Management
19 23 (12.99%) SharePoint
19 23 (12.99%) VBA
20 22 (12.43%) Security Cleared
20 22 (12.43%) Presales
20 22 (12.43%) Collaborative Working
21 21 (11.86%) Data Centre
21 21 (11.86%) SQL Server
22 20 (11.30%) User Acceptance Testing
22 20 (11.30%) Coaching

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 23 (12.99%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.26%) SAS
3 3 (1.69%) IIS
4 2 (1.13%) DNN
5 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 83 (46.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 66 (37.29%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (18.08%) MS Visio
4 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.39%) IBM Cloud
2 6 (3.39%) SoftLayer
3 5 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (2.82%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (2.82%) AWS CloudTrail
3 5 (2.82%) AWS CodePipeline
3 5 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (2.82%) CloudFront
3 5 (2.82%) SaaS
3 5 (2.82%) Serverless
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.26%) Internet
2 2 (1.13%) FTP
2 2 (1.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.17%) Power BI
3 17 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (5.65%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.95%) MS Access
8 5 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (2.82%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.69%) DTS
10 3 (1.69%) MySQL
10 3 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.69%) QlikView
10 3 (1.69%) SQL Anywhere
10 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.69%) JIRA
3 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.56%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.56%) TestRail
General
1 77 (43.50%) Finance
2 15 (8.47%) Manufacturing
2 15 (8.47%) Retail
3 10 (5.65%) Publishing
4 8 (4.52%) Marketing
5 4 (2.26%) Back Office
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.13%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (40.11%) Analyst
2 28 (15.82%) Service Manager
3 26 (14.69%) Business Analyst
4 21 (11.86%) Delivery Manager
5 18 (10.17%) Data Analyst
5 18 (10.17%) Services Delivery Manager
6 12 (6.78%) Junior
7 11 (6.21%) Developer
8 10 (5.65%) Consultant
9 9 (5.08%) Coordinator
9 9 (5.08%) Service Support Manager
9 9 (5.08%) Support Manager
10 8 (4.52%) Junior Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) Project Coordinator
10 8 (4.52%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (3.39%) ITSM Analyst
11 6 (3.39%) PMO Analyst
12 5 (2.82%) Report Developer
12 5 (2.82%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.08%) Web Services
2 6 (3.39%) HTML
3 5 (2.82%) .NET
3 5 (2.82%) Node.js
3 5 (2.82%) SAML
4 4 (2.26%) XML
5 3 (1.69%) CSS
5 3 (1.69%) Middleware
5 3 (1.69%) SOAP
6 2 (1.13%) COM
6 2 (1.13%) Flash
7 1 (0.56%) CSS3
7 1 (0.56%) HTML5
7 1 (0.56%) J2EE
7 1 (0.56%) ODBC
7 1 (0.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.86%) Data Centre
3 15 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.78%) Driving Licence
4 12 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.39%) PMI
6 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.26%) AS400
8 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.13%) NHS
9 2 (1.13%) Social Media
10 1 (0.56%) Fintech
10 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.56%) Handset
10 1 (0.56%) Photography
10 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Robotics
10 1 (0.56%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.69%) Windows
2 2 (1.13%) Unix
3 1 (0.56%) Android
3 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.51%) ITIL
2 44 (24.86%) Service Delivery
3 42 (23.73%) ITSM
4 37 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (19.21%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (16.95%) Data Protection
8 29 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (14.12%) Performance Management
10 24 (13.56%) Contract Management
11 22 (12.43%) Collaborative Working
11 22 (12.43%) Presales
12 20 (11.30%) Coaching
12 20 (11.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (10.73%) Statistics
14 17 (9.60%) Data Analysis
14 17 (9.60%) Project Management
15 15 (8.47%) Service Delivery Management
16 14 (7.91%) Customer Requirements
16 14 (7.91%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 53 (29.94%) SQL
2 23 (12.99%) VBA
3 17 (9.60%) T-SQL
4 11 (6.21%) Python
5 5 (2.82%) VB
6 4 (2.26%) Java
7 3 (1.69%) C#
7 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.69%) R
7 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.56%) C
8 1 (0.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (16.95%) ISEB
2 27 (15.25%) Degree
3 22 (12.43%) Security Cleared
4 15 (8.47%) SC Cleared
5 12 (6.78%) IIBA
5 12 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.39%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.69%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.13%) CIPD
9 2 (1.13%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.56%) HNC
10 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (20.34%) SLA
2 32 (18.08%) GDPR
3 11 (6.21%) Data Quality
3 11 (6.21%) PMO
4 10 (5.65%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.82%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) Ansible
1 5 (2.82%) Kubernetes
1 5 (2.82%) Mesos
1 5 (2.82%) rkt
1 5 (2.82%) Single Sign-On
1 5 (2.82%) Terraform
2 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (37.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.91%) SAP
2 14 (7.91%) ServiceNow
3 11 (6.21%) IBM
3 11 (6.21%) Tableau
4 6 (3.39%) Planview
5 5 (2.82%) Oracle
5 5 (2.82%) Remedy
5 5 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.26%) Cadence
7 3 (1.69%) Logi
7 3 (1.69%) Logi Analytics
7 3 (1.69%) Sybase
8 2 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.56%) Avaya
9 1 (0.56%) OutSystems
9 1 (0.56%) Verint