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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 28 27
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 5 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.92% 5.08% 2.79%
As % of the Applications category 45.45% 75.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.70% +8.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.51% +1.53%  

Microsoft Excel 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 Chester with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11 12 30
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 6.43% 6.78% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 23
Median salary £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.07% -13.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.49% +3.07%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (44.44%) R
2 4 (44.44%) Tableau
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) SAS
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (33.33%) SPSS
3 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (33.33%) MiFID
3 3 (33.33%) EMIR
3 3 (33.33%) Power BI
3 3 (33.33%) SAS EBI
3 3 (33.33%) FastStats
4 2 (22.22%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (22.22%) Derivative
4 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Games
5 1 (11.11%) Equities
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) PhD
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (33.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (33.33%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Power BI
1 3 (33.33%) SAS EBI
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Derivative
1 2 (22.22%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (11.11%) Linear Regression
3 1 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) R
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) EMIR
1 3 (33.33%) MiFID
2 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Tableau
3 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com