Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 52 36
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16 +28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 108 133 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.04% 4.71% 5.62%
As % of the Applications category 38.85% 47.00% 51.03%
Number of salaries quoted 69 97 86
Cheshire median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,425 £25,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +3.17%

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 278 283 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.40% 10.03% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 192 198 194
Cheshire median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,350 £18,575
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,875 £45,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Knutsford +19 28 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Warrington -3 26 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Wilmslow -2 13 £33,500 +0.53%
Macclesfield +22 11 £37,500 - 1
Runcorn +2 5 £23,500 -10.48%
Chester -5 2 £25,000 -41.18% 2
Northwich -3 1 £24,000 -20.00%
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Sandbach - 1 £27,500 - 1
Microsoft Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 67 (62.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 46 (42.59%) Finance
3 43 (39.81%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (37.96%) Microsoft
5 37 (34.26%) Risk Management
6 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Office
7 31 (28.70%) MS Visio
8 28 (25.93%) SQL
9 27 (25.00%) Banking
9 27 (25.00%) PMO
10 26 (24.07%) Law
10 26 (24.07%) Investment Banking
10 26 (24.07%) Wealth Management
11 21 (19.44%) SharePoint
12 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
12 19 (17.59%) Data Analysis
13 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (14.81%) T-SQL
14 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
14 16 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (12.96%) Degree
15 14 (12.96%) Resource Management
15 14 (12.96%) ITIL
15 14 (12.96%) Project Management
16 12 (11.11%) Service Management
16 12 (11.11%) QA
17 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 10 (9.26%) Business Intelligence

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 21 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.41%) Confluence
3 5 (4.63%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 67 (62.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 35 (32.41%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (28.70%) MS Visio
4 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (4.63%) SPSS
6 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.93%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) FastStats
1 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Office 365
2 2 (1.85%) Force.com
2 2 (1.85%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.93%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) SMS
2 1 (0.93%) WAN
2 1 (0.93%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (9.26%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.63%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.70%) MS Access
8 3 (2.78%) Big Data
8 3 (2.78%) QlikView
9 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.85%) MySQL
9 2 (1.85%) OLAP
9 2 (1.85%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.85%) Power BI
9 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.93%) SAS EBI
10 1 (0.93%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (42.59%) Finance
2 27 (25.00%) Banking
3 26 (24.07%) Investment Banking
3 26 (24.07%) Law
4 7 (6.48%) Marketing
5 5 (4.63%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) Automotive
6 2 (1.85%) Back Office
6 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.93%) Billing
7 1 (0.93%) Front Office
7 1 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (47.22%) Analyst
2 11 (10.19%) Data Analyst
2 11 (10.19%) PMO Analyst
3 9 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 8 (7.41%) PMO Lead
5 7 (6.48%) Administrator
5 7 (6.48%) Business Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) Junior
6 6 (5.56%) PMO Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Engagement Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Insight Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) DBA
8 4 (3.70%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) QA Leader
8 4 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) SQL Data Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) SQL DBA
8 4 (3.70%) Test Leader
9 3 (2.78%) Junior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) CSS
1 2 (1.85%) Flash
1 2 (1.85%) HTML
1 2 (1.85%) Visualforce
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.93%) COM
2 1 (0.93%) Google Closure
2 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (39.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.48%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.56%) Smart Meter
3 6 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.63%) Smart Energy
5 3 (2.78%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (1.85%) Fintech
6 2 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.85%) Xbox
7 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.93%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) pSOS
2 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.26%) Risk Management
2 26 (24.07%) Wealth Management
3 19 (17.59%) Data Analysis
4 17 (15.74%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (12.96%) ITIL
6 14 (12.96%) Project Management
6 14 (12.96%) Resource Management
7 12 (11.11%) Service Management
8 10 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (9.26%) Decision-Making
8 10 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.33%) Mathematics
9 9 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 9 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 8 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (6.48%) Analytics
11 7 (6.48%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.93%) SQL
2 16 (14.81%) T-SQL
3 10 (9.26%) VBA
4 5 (4.63%) Python
5 2 (1.85%) Apex Code
5 2 (1.85%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.85%) R
5 2 (1.85%) SOQL
6 1 (0.93%) C#
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) PHP
6 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) PMP
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.85%) CIPD
4 2 (1.85%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.85%) ISEB
4 2 (1.85%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ACCA
5 1 (0.93%) CIMA
5 1 (0.93%) MCSA
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.00%) PMO
2 12 (11.11%) QA
3 9 (8.33%) SLA
4 2 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.85%) GDPR
4 2 (1.85%) P3O
5 1 (0.93%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (37.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.56%) SAP
3 5 (4.63%) Cadence
4 4 (3.70%) Tableau
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle
5 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.78%) Teradata
6 2 (1.85%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.85%) Google
6 2 (1.85%) HP
6 2 (1.85%) Xero
7 1 (0.93%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.93%) Ariba
7 1 (0.93%) Cognos
7 1 (0.93%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.93%) Lavastorm
7 1 (0.93%) Planview
7 1 (0.93%) Twitter
7 1 (0.93%) Xamarin