Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 82 57
Rank change year-on-year +8 -25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 104 82 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.30% 3.16% 4.13%
As % of the Applications category 37.28% 36.28% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 78 50 72
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.23% -4.62%
10th Percentile £23,482 £24,844 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,625 £45,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +1.54%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 279 226 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.86% 8.72% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 211 154 180
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,750 £30,223
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.82% +1.75% -12.40%
10th Percentile £25,000 £18,825 £19,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £50,875 £50,001
North West median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% - -

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Cheshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Cheshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Cheshire

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 28 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Knutsford +5 24 £47,500 +80.95% 1
Wilmslow +15 18 £43,000 +29.03%
Macclesfield +2 7 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Northwich +2 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Runcorn -6 2 £19,625 -21.50%
Chester -9 2 £23,750 -32.14% 5
Congleton - 1 £52,500 -
Frodsham - 1 £41,000 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 55 (52.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 42 (40.38%) Microsoft
3 37 (35.58%) Finance
4 35 (33.65%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (32.69%) Risk Management
5 34 (32.69%) SQL
6 30 (28.85%) PMO
7 28 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
8 24 (23.08%) MS Visio
8 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Project
9 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
10 20 (19.23%) T-SQL
11 19 (18.27%) Banking
12 18 (17.31%) Investment Banking
12 18 (17.31%) Law
12 18 (17.31%) Wealth Management
13 17 (16.35%) Resource Management
13 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (16.35%) SharePoint
14 16 (15.38%) Data Analysis
15 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (13.46%) ITIL
16 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (12.50%) Service Management
17 13 (12.50%) Change Control
18 12 (11.54%) VBA
19 11 (10.58%) Project Management
19 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
19 11 (10.58%) Degree

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 17 (16.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.81%) SAS
3 3 (2.88%) Confluence
4 2 (1.92%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 55 (52.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 28 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Project
3 24 (23.08%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.77%) SPSS
5 2 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.96%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) FastStats
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) AdWords
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) WAN
2 1 (0.96%) Skype
2 1 (0.96%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.69%) Power BI
6 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.81%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.85%) MS Access
8 4 (3.85%) QlikView
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.88%) Big Data
9 3 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.88%) OLAP
9 3 (2.88%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) JIRA
1 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (35.58%) Finance
2 19 (18.27%) Banking
3 18 (17.31%) Investment Banking
3 18 (17.31%) Law
4 8 (7.69%) Marketing
5 4 (3.85%) Legal
5 4 (3.85%) Retail
5 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Back Office
7 1 (0.96%) Billing
7 1 (0.96%) Games
7 1 (0.96%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (57.69%) Analyst
2 15 (14.42%) Data Analyst
3 11 (10.58%) PMO Analyst
3 11 (10.58%) PMO Lead
4 8 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 7 (6.73%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Insight Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) Junior
6 6 (5.77%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) Administrator
7 5 (4.81%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Service Operations Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) SQL Data Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (3.85%) DBA
8 4 (3.85%) PMO Manager
8 4 (3.85%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) COM
1 1 (0.96%) CSS
1 1 (0.96%) Google Closure
1 1 (0.96%) HTML
1 1 (0.96%) MDX
1 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.73%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.85%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.88%) Marketing Technology
4 3 (2.88%) Smart Energy
5 2 (1.92%) Fintech
5 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.92%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.92%) Xbox
6 1 (0.96%) Handset
6 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.85%) pSOS
2 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) Risk Management
2 18 (17.31%) Wealth Management
3 17 (16.35%) Resource Management
4 16 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 15 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (13.46%) ITIL
7 13 (12.50%) Change Control
7 13 (12.50%) Service Management
8 11 (10.58%) Project Management
8 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (9.62%) ETL
9 10 (9.62%) Mathematics
10 9 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (7.69%) CRM
12 7 (6.73%) Decision-Making
13 5 (4.81%) Change Management
13 5 (4.81%) Data Modelling
13 5 (4.81%) Incident Management
13 5 (4.81%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.69%) SQL
2 20 (19.23%) T-SQL
3 12 (11.54%) VBA
4 5 (4.81%) Python
5 3 (2.88%) MATLAB
5 3 (2.88%) R
6 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.96%) VB
6 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) PMP
3 2 (1.92%) ACCA
3 2 (1.92%) BC Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.92%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) CIMA
4 1 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (28.85%) PMO
2 4 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.85%) SLA
3 2 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.96%) IFRS
4 1 (0.96%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 42 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) Cognos
3 5 (4.81%) Tableau
4 4 (3.85%) GoldenSource
5 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.88%) Teradata
6 2 (1.92%) Capita
6 2 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (0.96%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.96%) Ariba
7 1 (0.96%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.96%) Minitab
7 1 (0.96%) Planview
7 1 (0.96%) RedGate
7 1 (0.96%) SAP
7 1 (0.96%) SYSPRO
7 1 (0.96%) Twitter