Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 103 95 107
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 -36
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 136 268 301
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.80% 3.15% 2.93%
As % of the Applications category 49.10% 35.97% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 111 246 275
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,438 £29,400
25th Percentile £43,750 £38,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £86,500
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 277 745 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.70% 8.75% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 237 660 751
10th Percentile £33,413 £25,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £31,688 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.89% -4.21%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £52,612 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.48% +7.78% -

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 76 (55.88%) SQL
2 66 (48.53%) Power Platform
3 65 (47.79%) Power BI
3 65 (47.79%) Microsoft
4 57 (41.91%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (30.88%) Visualisation
6 41 (30.15%) Python
7 34 (25.00%) Finance
8 31 (22.79%) Data Governance
8 31 (22.79%) Data Quality
9 30 (22.06%) Microsoft Office
10 29 (21.32%) Tableau
11 28 (20.59%) Validation
12 27 (19.85%) Data Management
12 27 (19.85%) Data Visualisation
13 26 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (18.38%) Project Management
15 24 (17.65%) Analytics
16 23 (16.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 21 (15.44%) Data Analysis
18 20 (14.71%) Mathematics
19 19 (13.97%) Business Analysis
20 18 (13.24%) Banking
20 18 (13.24%) Degree
20 18 (13.24%) Front Office
21 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
21 17 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 16 (11.76%) CRM
23 15 (11.03%) ETL
23 15 (11.03%) Migration

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 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.94%) SAS
3 2 (1.47%) Confluence
4 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (22.06%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (16.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (7.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.74%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.68%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.21%) MoSes
4 1 (0.74%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 66 (48.53%) Power Platform
2 14 (10.29%) Azure
3 7 (5.15%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (2.94%) AWS
4 4 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (2.94%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.47%) Google Data Studio
5 2 (1.47%) SaaS
6 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.74%) Google Workspace
6 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.74%) Power Automate
6 1 (0.74%) PowerApps
6 1 (0.74%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) FIX Connectivity
2 1 (0.74%) LAN
2 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.74%) VoIP
2 1 (0.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (47.79%) Power BI
2 29 (21.32%) Tableau
3 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 17 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.88%) Big Data
6 8 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.94%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.47%) GIS
8 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.47%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.47%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.74%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.74%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.74%) QGIS
9 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.47%) JIRA
2 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.74%) GCC
3 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.74%) Subversion
3 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (25.00%) Finance
2 18 (13.24%) Banking
2 18 (13.24%) Front Office
3 13 (9.56%) Private Banking
4 12 (8.82%) Marketing
5 6 (4.41%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.41%) Legal
6 2 (1.47%) Advertising
6 2 (1.47%) Back Office
6 2 (1.47%) Law
6 2 (1.47%) Local Government
6 2 (1.47%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.47%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.47%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.74%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.74%) Bulgarian Language
7 1 (0.74%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
Job Titles
1 72 (52.94%) Analyst
2 40 (29.41%) Data Analyst
3 23 (16.91%) Developer
4 20 (14.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 13 (9.56%) Applications Manager
5 13 (9.56%) CRM Manager
5 13 (9.56%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (8.09%) Analyst Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (6.62%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
9 7 (5.15%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.15%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Developer Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Excel Analyst
10 6 (4.41%) Python Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.15%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (3.68%) .NET
3 4 (2.94%) XML
4 3 (2.21%) Web Services
5 1 (0.74%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.74%) COM
5 1 (0.74%) HTML
5 1 (0.74%) JSON
5 1 (0.74%) Qt
5 1 (0.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.15%) Data Structures
2 7 (5.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.41%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (3.68%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.21%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.47%) Equities
6 2 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.47%) User Experience
7 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.74%) Derivative
7 1 (0.74%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (0.74%) FMCG
7 1 (0.74%) Industry 4.0
7 1 (0.74%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.74%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.74%) PMI
7 1 (0.74%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.74%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.35%) Windows
2 2 (1.47%) Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Android
3 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.91%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (30.88%) Visualisation
3 31 (22.79%) Data Governance
4 28 (20.59%) Validation
5 27 (19.85%) Data Management
5 27 (19.85%) Data Visualisation
6 25 (18.38%) Project Management
7 24 (17.65%) Analytics
8 21 (15.44%) Data Analysis
9 20 (14.71%) Mathematics
10 19 (13.97%) Business Analysis
11 16 (11.76%) CRM
12 15 (11.03%) ETL
12 15 (11.03%) Migration
13 14 (10.29%) Statistics
14 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (9.56%) Strategic Roadmap
14 13 (9.56%) Wealth Management
15 12 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
16 11 (8.09%) Data Flow Diagram
Programming Languages
1 76 (55.88%) SQL
2 41 (30.15%) Python
3 13 (9.56%) C#
4 12 (8.82%) R
4 12 (8.82%) VBA
5 10 (7.35%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (2.94%) C++
9 3 (2.21%) Java
9 3 (2.21%) VB
10 2 (1.47%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.47%) Perl
11 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.74%) C
11 1 (0.74%) F#
11 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (13.24%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.47%) CCNA
3 2 (1.47%) CCNP
3 2 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.47%) CISSP
3 2 (1.47%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (1.47%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.47%) MOS
3 2 (1.47%) PhD
3 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.47%) SANS
4 1 (0.74%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.74%) CFA
4 1 (0.74%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.74%) MBA
4 1 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (22.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.47%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
3 1 (0.74%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (47.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.41%) Google
3 5 (3.68%) SAP
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle
5 3 (2.21%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.47%) Citrix
6 2 (1.47%) Facebook
6 2 (1.47%) Informatica
6 2 (1.47%) Pardot
6 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.74%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.74%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.74%) Cognos
7 1 (0.74%) Databricks
7 1 (0.74%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.74%) Perforce
7 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.74%) Siebel
7 1 (0.74%) Twitter
7 1 (0.74%) VMware