Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 73 70
Rank change year-on-year -25 -3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 331 436 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.17% 4.07% 4.20%
As % of the Applications category 37.27% 44.81% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 299 396 395
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.70% -6.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £29,200
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -

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 888 973 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.51% 9.08% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 788 879 891
City of London median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +3.26% -3.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the City of London

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. 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
London Bridge -1 2 £55,000 +33.33%
Microsoft Excel
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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.

1 178 (53.78%) Finance
2 151 (45.62%) SQL
3 149 (45.02%) Microsoft
4 116 (35.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 95 (28.70%) VBA
6 91 (27.49%) Microsoft Office
7 79 (23.87%) Analytical Skills
8 73 (22.05%) SQL Server
9 71 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
10 63 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (18.13%) Project Management
12 56 (16.92%) Power BI
13 54 (16.31%) Degree
14 53 (16.01%) MS Visio
15 49 (14.80%) T-SQL
16 46 (13.90%) Banking
17 44 (13.29%) Microsoft Project
17 44 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
18 43 (12.99%) C#
18 43 (12.99%) Visualisation
19 39 (11.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 38 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 38 (11.48%) Oracle
21 37 (11.18%) Analytics
22 36 (10.88%) JIRA
23 34 (10.27%) Data Analysis
24 33 (9.97%) QA
24 33 (9.97%) .NET
24 33 (9.97%) Data Warehouse
25 31 (9.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 21 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.72%) Confluence
3 8 (2.42%) EPiServer
3 8 (2.42%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.81%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.21%) CMS
6 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.60%) IIS
7 2 (0.60%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.60%) WordPress
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 116 (35.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 91 (27.49%) Microsoft Office
3 53 (16.01%) MS Visio
4 44 (13.29%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.30%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.30%) InDesign
6 1 (0.30%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (2.42%) Magento
2 6 (1.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.91%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.60%) iTrent
5 2 (0.60%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.30%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.30%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.42%) Basecamp
2 8 (2.42%) Office 365
3 6 (1.81%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.60%) AdWords
5 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (0.60%) SaaS
6 1 (0.30%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.21%) LAN
1 4 (1.21%) TCP/IP
1 4 (1.21%) WAN
2 3 (0.91%) Ethernet
2 3 (0.91%) Internet
2 3 (0.91%) Skype
2 3 (0.91%) VPN
2 3 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.60%) DHCP
3 2 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.30%) 3G
4 1 (0.30%) Broadband
4 1 (0.30%) DNS
4 1 (0.30%) Firewall
4 1 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.30%) VoIP
4 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.05%) SQL Server
2 56 (16.92%) Power BI
3 39 (11.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (9.97%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (9.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (5.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 16 (4.83%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.93%) Biml
9 13 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (3.93%) RDBMS
10 10 (3.02%) QlikView
11 8 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.91%) Big Data
13 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.91%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (10.88%) JIRA
2 18 (5.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.53%) Subversion
4 6 (1.81%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.91%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.91%) Maven
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.30%) RStudio
8 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.30%) WinDbg
General
1 178 (53.78%) Finance
2 46 (13.90%) Banking
3 26 (7.85%) Advertising
4 19 (5.74%) Front Office
4 19 (5.74%) Legal
5 18 (5.44%) Marketing
6 14 (4.23%) Retail
7 13 (3.93%) Law
8 11 (3.32%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.51%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.21%) Back Office
10 4 (1.21%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.91%) German Language
11 3 (0.91%) International Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Automotive
12 2 (0.60%) French Language
12 2 (0.60%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.60%) Publishing
12 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 147 (44.41%) Analyst
2 72 (21.75%) Developer
3 38 (11.48%) Business Analyst
4 30 (9.06%) Data Analyst
5 21 (6.34%) Support Analyst
6 17 (5.14%) Financial Analyst
6 17 (5.14%) VBA Developer
7 15 (4.53%) Excel Analyst
7 15 (4.53%) Project Manager
8 13 (3.93%) Applications Support
8 13 (3.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 13 (3.93%) Excel Developer
8 13 (3.93%) Excel VBA Developer
8 13 (3.93%) IT Analyst
8 13 (3.93%) Junior
9 10 (3.02%) Junior Analyst
9 10 (3.02%) Product Manager
10 9 (2.72%) Applications Developer
10 9 (2.72%) IT Support
10 9 (2.72%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.97%) .NET
2 19 (5.74%) XML
3 12 (3.63%) ASP.NET
3 12 (3.63%) HTML
4 11 (3.32%) CSS
5 8 (2.42%) AngularJS
5 8 (2.42%) jQuery
6 6 (1.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.91%) JSON
9 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.60%) CSS3
9 2 (0.60%) HTML5
9 2 (0.60%) NumPy
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.60%) Web Services
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Camel
10 1 (0.30%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 79 (23.87%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.06%) Data Structures
3 19 (5.74%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.14%) Fintech
4 17 (5.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (4.83%) Reinsurance
6 12 (3.63%) Derivative
7 11 (3.32%) Equity Derivative
8 10 (3.02%) Algorithms
8 10 (3.02%) User Experience
9 9 (2.72%) Fixed Income
10 8 (2.42%) Equities
10 8 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.81%) PMI
11 6 (1.81%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.51%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.51%) FMCG
13 4 (1.21%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.21%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.53%) Windows
2 7 (2.11%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.21%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.60%) Android
4 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.60%) Linux
4 2 (0.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.30%) Unix
5 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (18.13%) Project Management
4 44 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
5 43 (12.99%) Visualisation
6 37 (11.18%) Analytics
7 34 (10.27%) Data Analysis
8 30 (9.06%) SDLC
9 29 (8.76%) Data Management
9 29 (8.76%) ETL
10 28 (8.46%) ITIL
10 28 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (7.85%) Data Modelling
11 26 (7.85%) Scrum
12 25 (7.55%) PRINCE2
12 25 (7.55%) Programme Management
12 25 (7.55%) Release Management
13 23 (6.95%) Business Analysis
14 22 (6.65%) Change Management
15 21 (6.34%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (45.62%) SQL
2 95 (28.70%) VBA
3 49 (14.80%) T-SQL
4 43 (12.99%) C#
5 27 (8.16%) Python
6 21 (6.34%) C
7 17 (5.14%) JavaScript
8 16 (4.83%) PL/SQL
9 14 (4.23%) VB
10 11 (3.32%) C++
10 11 (3.32%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.32%) VB.NET
11 10 (3.02%) F#
11 10 (3.02%) Haskell
11 10 (3.02%) R
12 8 (2.42%) Java
13 5 (1.51%) VB6
14 4 (1.21%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 2 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (16.31%) Degree
2 17 (5.14%) PMI Certification
3 11 (3.32%) PMP
4 6 (1.81%) A+ Certification
5 5 (1.51%) PgMP
6 4 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.21%) PhD
7 3 (0.91%) CBAP
7 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.91%) MOS
8 2 (0.60%) ISEB
8 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.30%) MCITP
9 1 (0.30%) MCSE
9 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.97%) QA
2 24 (7.25%) Data Quality
3 22 (6.65%) PMO
4 9 (2.72%) GDPR
4 9 (2.72%) SLA
5 7 (2.11%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.91%) FATCA
7 2 (0.60%) EMIR
7 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.60%) MiFID
8 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.30%) GAAP
System Software
1 11 (3.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.81%) SCCM
2 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.30%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 149 (45.02%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.48%) Oracle
3 25 (7.55%) Tableau
4 12 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.42%) Demandware
5 8 (2.42%) hybris
6 7 (2.11%) Citrix
6 7 (2.11%) Reuters
7 6 (1.81%) Cognos
7 6 (1.81%) Google
8 5 (1.51%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.21%) SAP
9 4 (1.21%) Yardi
10 3 (0.91%) Adobe
10 3 (0.91%) Fidessa
10 3 (0.91%) iManage
10 3 (0.91%) Intapp
10 3 (0.91%) Openreach
10 3 (0.91%) Virgin Media
11 2 (0.60%) Optimizely