Period
to 27 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 27 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 104 76
Rank change year-on-year -6 -28 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 88 299 444
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.38% 2.96% 4.03%
As % of the Applications category 32.47% 35.81% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 65 267 405
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £98,000 £78,000 £75,750
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -4.76%

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 the City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 271 835 1,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.33% 8.25% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 201 733 974
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the City of London

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the City of London.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the City of London

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 57 (64.77%) SQL
2 51 (57.95%) Microsoft
3 43 (48.86%) Finance
4 36 (40.91%) Azure
4 36 (40.91%) Power BI
4 36 (40.91%) Power Platform
5 33 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
6 26 (29.55%) Analytics
7 22 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 21 (23.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (23.86%) VBA
8 21 (23.86%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (23.86%) Data Modelling
8 21 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (21.59%) ETL
10 19 (21.59%) Dashboard Development
11 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
11 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (20.45%) Data Analytics
12 17 (19.32%) OLAP
12 17 (19.32%) XML
12 17 (19.32%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (18.18%) OLAP Cube
13 16 (18.18%) SOAP
13 16 (18.18%) OLTP
13 16 (18.18%) JSON
13 16 (18.18%) REST
14 15 (17.05%) Degree

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (4.55%) Confluence
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (4.55%) AutoCAD
6 2 (2.27%) EViews
6 2 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (2.27%) Stata
7 1 (1.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.14%) Relativity
1 1 (1.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 36 (40.91%) Azure
1 36 (40.91%) Power Platform
2 11 (12.50%) AWS
3 3 (3.41%) Office 365
4 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.27%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.27%) PowerApps
5 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.14%) G Suite
5 1 (1.14%) SaaS
5 1 (1.14%) Slack
5 1 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Firewall
2 2 (2.27%) VLAN
3 1 (1.14%) BGP
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.14%) GPON
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) MPLS
3 1 (1.14%) Network Security
3 1 (1.14%) OSPF
3 1 (1.14%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) VoIP
3 1 (1.14%) VPN
3 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.91%) Power BI
2 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
3 21 (23.86%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (23.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (19.32%) OLAP
7 16 (18.18%) OLAP Cube
7 16 (18.18%) OLTP
8 14 (15.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
10 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
11 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.27%) Cosmos DB
13 1 (1.14%) Amazon QuickSight
13 1 (1.14%) Electronic Patient Records
13 1 (1.14%) Looker
13 1 (1.14%) QGIS
13 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) JIRA
2 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.41%) Subversion
4 2 (2.27%) GCC
4 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.14%) RStudio
5 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 43 (48.86%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Advertising
3 5 (5.68%) Marketing
4 4 (4.55%) Legal
5 3 (3.41%) Law
6 2 (2.27%) Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Billing
6 2 (2.27%) Electronics
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.14%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.14%) Local Government
7 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (39.77%) Developer
2 32 (36.36%) Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Azure Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Excel Developer
4 16 (18.18%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 16 (18.18%) OLAP Developer
4 16 (18.18%) SQL BI Developer
4 16 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 16 (18.18%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 16 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
4 16 (18.18%) SSAS Developer
4 16 (18.18%) SSIS Developer
5 14 (15.91%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 14 (15.91%) ETL Developer
5 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Governance Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) XML
2 16 (18.18%) JSON
2 16 (18.18%) REST
2 16 (18.18%) SOAP
3 7 (7.95%) .NET
4 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.55%) .NET Core
5 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.55%) CSS
5 4 (4.55%) HTML
5 4 (4.55%) React
5 4 (4.55%) SignalR
5 4 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (2.27%) Qt
6 2 (2.27%) RESTful
7 1 (1.14%) CSLA
7 1 (1.14%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.14%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.27%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.27%) NHS
6 2 (2.27%) Wiki
7 1 (1.14%) Derivative
7 1 (1.14%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (1.14%) LIMS
7 1 (1.14%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.14%) Replication
7 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.14%) Unix
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (29.55%) Analytics
3 21 (23.86%) Data Modelling
3 21 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (21.59%) Dashboard Development
4 19 (21.59%) ETL
5 18 (20.45%) Data Analytics
6 17 (19.32%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.23%) Business Analysis
8 9 (10.23%) Information Security
8 9 (10.23%) Remediation Plan
9 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
9 8 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 8 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
9 8 (9.09%) Quality Management
9 8 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (7.95%) Data Analysis
11 6 (6.82%) Project Management
12 5 (5.68%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 57 (64.77%) SQL
2 21 (23.86%) VBA
3 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.23%) C#
5 7 (7.95%) Python
6 4 (4.55%) C++
6 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.55%) R
6 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.55%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.27%) F#
7 2 (2.27%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.14%) VBScript
8 1 (1.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) Degree
2 9 (10.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (9.09%) CISA
3 8 (9.09%) CISM
3 8 (9.09%) CISSP
3 8 (9.09%) CRISC
3 8 (9.09%) Master's Degree
4 5 (5.68%) A+ Certification
5 4 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.14%) CCDA
6 1 (1.14%) CCDP
6 1 (1.14%) CCNP
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) NIST
1 8 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.55%) SLA
3 3 (3.41%) QA
4 2 (2.27%) GDPR
4 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.27%) PMO
5 1 (1.14%) IFRS
5 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.14%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (57.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) Tableau
3 4 (4.55%) Autodesk
3 4 (4.55%) Sun
4 3 (3.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 2 (2.27%) Google
5 2 (2.27%) Perforce
5 2 (2.27%) Siebel
5 2 (2.27%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) Yardi
6 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.14%) Cognos
6 1 (1.14%) HP
6 1 (1.14%) Huawei
6 1 (1.14%) Juniper
6 1 (1.14%) Nuix
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle
6 1 (1.14%) Planview
6 1 (1.14%) Workday