Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 77 59
Rank change year-on-year -25 -18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 292 441 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.94% 4.01% 4.44%
As % of the Applications category 35.39% 40.31% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 254 399 420
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,625 £76,500 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.04% -5.71% +10.53%

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 825 1,094 1,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.30% 9.96% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 727 981 952
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £27,400 £25,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -14 2 £35,000 -37.78%
Moorgate -5 1 £35,000 +68.67%
Microsoft Excel
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 127 (43.49%) Finance
2 123 (42.12%) SQL
3 107 (36.64%) Microsoft
4 94 (32.19%) VBA
5 89 (30.48%) Business Intelligence
6 83 (28.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 64 (21.92%) Analytics
8 63 (21.58%) SQL Server
9 55 (18.84%) Microsoft Office
9 55 (18.84%) Degree
10 53 (18.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 53 (18.15%) Analytical Skills
11 51 (17.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 51 (17.47%) Project Management
12 49 (16.78%) Marketing
13 46 (15.75%) Power BI
13 46 (15.75%) Power Platform
14 45 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (14.38%) SharePoint
15 42 (14.38%) MS Visio
16 39 (13.36%) .NET
16 39 (13.36%) Visualisation
17 38 (13.01%) ETL
18 37 (12.67%) Data Modelling
19 36 (12.33%) T-SQL
19 36 (12.33%) VB
19 36 (12.33%) Microsoft Project
19 36 (12.33%) Tableau
20 35 (11.99%) Windows
20 35 (11.99%) Problem-Solving

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 42 (14.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.08%) SAS
3 8 (2.74%) Confluence
4 6 (2.05%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.37%) MS Project Server
6 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.03%) WordPress
7 2 (0.68%) CMS
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.68%) IIS
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 83 (28.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 55 (18.84%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (14.38%) MS Visio
4 36 (12.33%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (3.42%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (2.74%) AutoCAD
7 7 (2.40%) SPSS
8 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.03%) FastStats
4 2 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.68%) Magento
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.68%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.34%) iTrent
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.34%) Sprinklr
5 1 (0.34%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.75%) Power Platform
2 21 (7.19%) Azure
3 13 (4.45%) Office 365
4 7 (2.40%) Basecamp
4 7 (2.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 4 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.03%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.68%) AWS
7 2 (0.68%) Azure Stack
7 2 (0.68%) Canva
7 2 (0.68%) GCP
7 2 (0.68%) Google Docs
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.77%) Wireless
2 8 (2.74%) LAN
2 8 (2.74%) VPN
2 8 (2.74%) WAN
3 7 (2.40%) Firewall
4 5 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.71%) VoIP
4 5 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.03%) DNS
5 3 (1.03%) Internet
6 1 (0.34%) 2G
6 1 (0.34%) 3G
6 1 (0.34%) 4G
6 1 (0.34%) CDMA
6 1 (0.34%) GSM
6 1 (0.34%) LTE
6 1 (0.34%) Skype
6 1 (0.34%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (21.58%) SQL Server
2 53 (18.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (17.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (15.75%) Power BI
5 34 (11.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (6.85%) SQL Server 2016
8 17 (5.82%) MS Access
8 17 (5.82%) OLAP
9 16 (5.48%) QlikView
10 15 (5.14%) OLAP Cube
11 8 (2.74%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.05%) Qlik Sense
13 5 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.71%) Data Lake
14 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (1.03%) Snowflake Schema
15 3 (1.03%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 22 (7.53%) JIRA
2 7 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.03%) Subversion
5 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.34%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.34%) Selenium
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 127 (43.49%) Finance
2 49 (16.78%) Marketing
3 30 (10.27%) Banking
4 18 (6.16%) Retail
5 14 (4.79%) Advertising
6 9 (3.08%) Law
7 6 (2.05%) Public Sector
8 5 (1.71%) Front Office
8 5 (1.71%) Legal
9 4 (1.37%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.68%) Back Office
10 2 (0.68%) Housing Association
10 2 (0.68%) Publishing
10 2 (0.68%) Retail Finance
10 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 121 (41.44%) Analyst
2 64 (21.92%) Developer
3 31 (10.62%) Data Analyst
4 28 (9.59%) SQL Developer
5 26 (8.90%) Support Analyst
6 22 (7.53%) SSRS Developer
7 20 (6.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 20 (6.85%) VBA Developer
8 18 (6.16%) Business Analyst
9 17 (5.82%) Applications Support
9 17 (5.82%) SQL BI Developer
10 16 (5.48%) Excel Developer
10 16 (5.48%) Excel VBA Developer
10 16 (5.48%) IT Analyst
11 14 (4.79%) IT Support
12 13 (4.45%) Applications Support Analyst
13 12 (4.11%) Project Analyst
13 12 (4.11%) SSAS Developer
13 12 (4.11%) Systems Developer
14 11 (3.77%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.36%) .NET
2 23 (7.88%) ASP.NET
3 14 (4.79%) XML
4 10 (3.42%) HTML
5 8 (2.74%) CSS
6 7 (2.40%) JSON
6 7 (2.40%) Web Services
7 5 (1.71%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.71%) jQuery
7 5 (1.71%) WinForms
8 4 (1.37%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.37%) WPF
9 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.03%) FIXML
9 3 (1.03%) REST
9 3 (1.03%) RESTful
10 2 (0.68%) CSS3
10 2 (0.68%) HTML5
10 2 (0.68%) React
10 2 (0.68%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.15%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.14%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.08%) Derivative
5 8 (2.74%) Reinsurance
6 6 (2.05%) iPhone
6 6 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.71%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.71%) PMI
7 5 (1.71%) User Experience
8 4 (1.37%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.37%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.37%) Social Media
9 3 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.03%) Life Science
9 3 (1.03%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.03%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.99%) Windows
2 13 (4.45%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.77%) Windows 10
4 9 (3.08%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.71%) Android
6 5 (1.71%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.48%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (21.92%) Analytics
3 51 (17.47%) Project Management
4 45 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (13.36%) Visualisation
6 38 (13.01%) ETL
7 37 (12.67%) Data Modelling
8 35 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (11.30%) PRINCE2
10 25 (8.56%) Project Delivery
11 23 (7.88%) Fintech
12 22 (7.53%) Data Visualisation
13 21 (7.19%) ITIL
13 21 (7.19%) Workflow
14 20 (6.85%) Data Analysis
15 19 (6.51%) Data Analytics
15 19 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (6.16%) Business Analysis
16 18 (6.16%) Coaching
16 18 (6.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 123 (42.12%) SQL
2 94 (32.19%) VBA
3 36 (12.33%) T-SQL
3 36 (12.33%) VB
4 29 (9.93%) C#
4 29 (9.93%) Python
5 15 (5.14%) R
6 10 (3.42%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.08%) Java
8 6 (2.05%) C
8 6 (2.05%) C++
9 5 (1.71%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.68%) PHP
13 1 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (18.84%) Degree
2 9 (3.08%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.74%) PMP
4 6 (2.05%) CBAP
5 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.03%) CISSP
7 3 (1.03%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.68%) ACCA
8 2 (0.68%) CIMA
8 2 (0.68%) CISA
8 2 (0.68%) CRISC
8 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.34%) AAT
9 1 (0.34%) CAPM
9 1 (0.34%) CISM
9 1 (0.34%) ISSMP
9 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.85%) Data Quality
2 19 (6.51%) SLA
3 17 (5.82%) QA
4 16 (5.48%) PMO
5 3 (1.03%) NIST
6 2 (0.68%) COBIT
6 2 (0.68%) COSO
6 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.34%) GDPR
7 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.34%) P3O
System Software
1 18 (6.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) SCCM
2 3 (1.03%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 107 (36.64%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.33%) Tableau
3 26 (8.90%) Oracle
4 15 (5.14%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (4.79%) Cognos
6 11 (3.77%) Remedy
6 11 (3.77%) ServiceNow
7 8 (2.74%) Autodesk
8 7 (2.40%) Alteryx
8 7 (2.40%) Demandware
8 7 (2.40%) Google
8 7 (2.40%) HP
8 7 (2.40%) VMware
9 5 (1.71%) Hyperion
9 5 (1.71%) IBM
9 5 (1.71%) SAP
10 3 (1.03%) Cisco
10 3 (1.03%) Citrix
10 3 (1.03%) Informatica
10 3 (1.03%) MicroStrategy