Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 39 53
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14 -28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 10 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.40% 2.61% 1.05%
As % of the Applications category 34.48% 33.33% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +60.38% +6.00%
10th Percentile £26,875 £32,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £56,250 £27,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +30.08% +2.50% -

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 Chester with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 29 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.97% 7.84% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 22
Chester median annual salary £22,625 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.38% +10.17% -20.81%
10th Percentile £19,000 £24,250 £21,850
90th Percentile £43,750 £37,000 £37,500
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +29.31% -3.33% -7.69%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Chester

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Chester

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Chester over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 5 (50.00%) VBA
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) MS Access
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) CIMA
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) ACCA
5 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) ICAEW

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MS Access
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Power BI
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (10.00%) PnL Attribution
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ACCA
1 2 (20.00%) CIMA
2 1 (10.00%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) EMIR
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) MiFID
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP