Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 56 75
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 +28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 189 174 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.79% 4.49% 3.59%
As % of the Applications category 49.48% 46.15% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 135 124 149
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,825 £22,750
90th Percentile £51,000 £47,500 £47,750
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.48% +3.08%

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 382 377 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.67% 9.74% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 229 281 397
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% +10.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £50,125 £51,250 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 79 (41.80%) Microsoft
2 76 (40.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 75 (39.68%) Finance
3 75 (39.68%) SQL
4 72 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
5 50 (26.46%) ITIL
6 48 (25.40%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
8 38 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (17.99%) Service Delivery
11 31 (16.40%) MS Visio
11 31 (16.40%) SQL Server
12 30 (15.87%) SLA
12 30 (15.87%) ITSM
13 29 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (15.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
15 26 (13.76%) ISEB
16 25 (13.23%) Retail
16 25 (13.23%) Service Delivery Management
17 23 (12.17%) Degree
18 22 (11.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 21 (11.11%) Statistics
19 21 (11.11%) Data Centre
20 20 (10.58%) Presales
20 20 (10.58%) Performance Management
21 19 (10.05%) Data Analysis
22 18 (9.52%) Project Management
22 18 (9.52%) VBA

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 16 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.17%) SAS
3 5 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.65%) IIS
4 2 (1.06%) CMS
4 2 (1.06%) WordPress
5 1 (0.53%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 76 (40.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 72 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (16.40%) MS Visio
4 9 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.53%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.23%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.12%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.59%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.59%) Office 365
5 2 (1.06%) AdWords
5 2 (1.06%) IaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) SMS
2 5 (2.65%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) DHCP
3 2 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) LAN
4 1 (0.53%) SSL
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) VPN
4 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (11.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (8.99%) Power BI
5 15 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (7.94%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.65%) Big Data
9 4 (2.12%) MS Access
10 3 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.59%) DTS
10 3 (1.59%) MySQL
10 3 (1.59%) QlikView
10 3 (1.59%) SQL Anywhere
10 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.06%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.06%) Selenium
2 2 (1.06%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.06%) WATIR
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 75 (39.68%) Finance
2 25 (13.23%) Retail
3 13 (6.88%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.82%) Marketing
4 11 (5.82%) Publishing
5 10 (5.29%) Banking
6 9 (4.76%) Legal
7 6 (3.17%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.06%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.53%) Electronics
9 1 (0.53%) Hindi Language
9 1 (0.53%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (40.21%) Analyst
2 28 (14.81%) Service Manager
3 21 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 19 (10.05%) Business Analyst
4 19 (10.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 18 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
5 18 (9.52%) Services Delivery Manager
6 13 (6.88%) Developer
7 11 (5.82%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (5.29%) Consultant
9 9 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 9 (4.76%) Report Analyst
9 9 (4.76%) Service Support Manager
9 9 (4.76%) Support Manager
9 9 (4.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 9 (4.76%) Technical Manager
9 9 (4.76%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
9 9 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
10 8 (4.23%) Junior
11 6 (3.17%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.70%) Flash
2 6 (3.17%) XML
3 5 (2.65%) HTML
4 4 (2.12%) .NET
4 4 (2.12%) Web Services
5 3 (1.59%) COM
5 3 (1.59%) SOAP
6 2 (1.06%) MDX
7 1 (0.53%) LDAP
7 1 (0.53%) ODBC
7 1 (0.53%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 15 (7.94%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (6.35%) Driving Licence
4 12 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.12%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.06%) PMI
8 1 (0.53%) Fintech
8 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.53%) Handset
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.53%) Photography
8 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Robotics
8 1 (0.53%) Social Media
8 1 (0.53%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.41%) Windows
2 6 (3.17%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.65%) Linux
3 5 (2.65%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.12%) Unix
5 2 (1.06%) CentOS
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.53%) Android
6 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (26.46%) ITIL
2 48 (25.40%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 36 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (17.99%) Service Delivery
6 30 (15.87%) ITSM
7 29 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
9 25 (13.23%) Service Delivery Management
10 21 (11.11%) Statistics
11 20 (10.58%) Performance Management
11 20 (10.58%) Presales
12 19 (10.05%) Data Analysis
13 18 (9.52%) Contract Management
13 18 (9.52%) Project Management
14 17 (8.99%) Time Management
15 16 (8.47%) Critical Success Factor
15 16 (8.47%) Escalation Management
16 15 (7.94%) Analytics
17 14 (7.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (39.68%) SQL
2 18 (9.52%) VBA
3 16 (8.47%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.65%) Python
5 4 (2.12%) Java
5 4 (2.12%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.12%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.12%) R
6 3 (1.59%) C#
6 3 (1.59%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.06%) PHP
7 2 (1.06%) VB
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 26 (13.76%) ISEB
2 23 (12.17%) Degree
3 10 (5.29%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.76%) IIBA
4 9 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.65%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.59%) BC Cleared
6 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.06%) CIPD
7 2 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.53%) HNC
8 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.53%) MCP
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.87%) SLA
2 13 (6.88%) GDPR
3 11 (5.82%) QA
4 6 (3.17%) Data Quality
5 5 (2.65%) PMO
6 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 79 (41.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.88%) SAP
3 11 (5.82%) ServiceNow
4 9 (4.76%) Google
5 8 (4.23%) Cadence
5 8 (4.23%) Capita
6 7 (3.70%) Oracle
6 7 (3.70%) Tableau
7 4 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.59%) Adobe
8 3 (1.59%) Logi
8 3 (1.59%) Logi Analytics
8 3 (1.59%) Sybase
9 1 (0.53%) Aderant
9 1 (0.53%) Cognos
9 1 (0.53%) IBM
9 1 (0.53%) iManage
9 1 (0.53%) Snow
9 1 (0.53%) Twitter
9 1 (0.53%) Verint