Period
to 18 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 62 92
Rank change year-on-year -19 +30 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 120 186 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.16% 4.06% 2.56%
As % of the Applications category 34.48% 37.35% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 99 157 86
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,940 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £49,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -14.29%

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 348 498 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.16% 10.88% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 290 370 222
Birmingham median annual salary £34,500 £32,750 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.34% -5.76% -9.74%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £19,775
90th Percentile £56,375 £58,750 £52,375
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +1.56% -8.57%

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 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 71 (59.17%) Microsoft
2 53 (44.17%) SQL
3 41 (34.17%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (28.33%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
5 32 (26.67%) Degree
6 28 (23.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 25 (20.83%) Finance
8 24 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 22 (18.33%) Microsoft Project
10 20 (16.67%) VBA
11 19 (15.83%) MS Visio
12 18 (15.00%) Data Analysis
12 18 (15.00%) Analytics
13 17 (14.17%) PRINCE2
13 17 (14.17%) Risk Management
14 16 (13.33%) Project Management
14 16 (13.33%) Presales
15 15 (12.50%) Windows
15 15 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (12.50%) Business Analysis
15 15 (12.50%) Marketing
15 15 (12.50%) Data Management
16 14 (11.67%) Visualisation
17 13 (10.83%) Oracle
17 13 (10.83%) Scrum
18 12 (10.00%) MS Access
18 12 (10.00%) ITIL
18 12 (10.00%) Tableau
18 12 (10.00%) Data Quality

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 11 (9.17%) SAS
2 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.67%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) JBoss
4 1 (0.83%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (23.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (18.33%) Microsoft Project
4 19 (15.83%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.83%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.83%) Primavera
2 1 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.50%) AdWords
3 1 (0.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.00%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) VPN
2 3 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.67%) DHCP
3 2 (1.67%) LAN
3 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.67%) WAN
4 1 (0.83%) FTP
4 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.83%) Skype
4 1 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (10.00%) MS Access
4 11 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.83%) Power BI
6 6 (5.00%) QlikView
7 3 (2.50%) DB2
7 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.67%) GIS
8 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (1.67%) MySQL
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.67%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.67%) QGIS
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.83%) Big Data
9 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (20.83%) Finance
2 15 (12.50%) Marketing
3 5 (4.17%) Retail
4 4 (3.33%) Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (1.67%) Automotive
5 2 (1.67%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (54.17%) Analyst
2 30 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 20 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 13 (10.83%) Business Analyst
5 11 (9.17%) Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Project Manager
6 10 (8.33%) Consultant
6 10 (8.33%) Junior
7 9 (7.50%) Implementation Analyst
7 9 (7.50%) Implementation Consultant
7 9 (7.50%) Software Analyst
7 9 (7.50%) Software Consultant
7 9 (7.50%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 9 (7.50%) SQL Data Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (5.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (5.83%) Junior Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Data Insight Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Insight Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) CSS
1 3 (2.50%) HTML
1 3 (2.50%) HTML5
2 2 (1.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.67%) CSS3
2 2 (1.67%) jQuery
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.67%) Web Services
3 1 (0.83%) LAMP
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.83%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.83%) Fintech
4 6 (5.00%) Reference Data
5 4 (3.33%) PMI
6 3 (2.50%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.83%) FMCG
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.83%) NHS
8 1 (0.83%) Social Media
8 1 (0.83%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.67%) Unix
3 2 (1.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.83%) VMS
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.17%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (15.00%) Analytics
2 18 (15.00%) Data Analysis
3 17 (14.17%) PRINCE2
3 17 (14.17%) Risk Management
4 16 (13.33%) Presales
4 16 (13.33%) Project Management
5 15 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 15 (12.50%) Data Management
6 14 (11.67%) Visualisation
7 13 (10.83%) Scrum
8 12 (10.00%) ITIL
9 11 (9.17%) Data Visualisation
9 11 (9.17%) ERP
9 11 (9.17%) Validation
10 9 (7.50%) CRM
10 9 (7.50%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.50%) Time Management
11 8 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.17%) SQL
2 20 (16.67%) VBA
3 4 (3.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 3 (2.50%) VB
5 2 (1.67%) C#
5 2 (1.67%) Java
5 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (26.67%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) ISEB
3 5 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.17%) PMP
4 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) MBA
5 1 (0.83%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.83%) QA
3 6 (5.00%) SLA
4 4 (3.33%) PMO
5 1 (0.83%) COBIT
5 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 71 (59.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.83%) Oracle
3 12 (10.00%) Tableau
4 5 (4.17%) JD Edwards
5 4 (3.33%) Capita
5 4 (3.33%) Google
6 3 (2.50%) Yahoo!
7 2 (1.67%) Adobe
7 2 (1.67%) Cognos
7 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.67%) SAP
7 2 (1.67%) Twitter
8 1 (0.83%) Apple
8 1 (0.83%) CODA
8 1 (0.83%) Dell
8 1 (0.83%) Facebook
8 1 (0.83%) FactSet
8 1 (0.83%) Jedox
8 1 (0.83%) Logi
8 1 (0.83%) Sage