The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 5.88% 24.24% 14.04%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 80.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 8
Median salary £42,500 £18,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.11% -41.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

MS Office 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 Bridgend with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5 20 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 29.41% 30.30% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 12
Median salary £40,500 £18,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +125.00% -52.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £15,500 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing MS Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Bridgend

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office in Bridgend.

Salary trend for MS Office in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft