Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 75 66
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 405 418 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.80% 4.03% 4.29%
As % of the Applications category 43.55% 43.50% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 367 389 518
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £31,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,700 £78,750 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -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 930 961 1,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.72% 9.27% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 838 882 1,221
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £70,750
Central London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - -

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 - 7 £41,250 -
Microsoft Excel
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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.

1 247 (60.99%) Finance
2 200 (49.38%) Microsoft
3 146 (36.05%) SQL
4 121 (29.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 113 (27.90%) SQL Server
6 112 (27.65%) Microsoft Office
7 94 (23.21%) VBA
8 90 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
9 86 (21.23%) Degree
10 80 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
11 72 (17.78%) MS Visio
12 70 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
13 61 (15.06%) Data Analysis
14 59 (14.57%) Analytics
15 53 (13.09%) C#
16 52 (12.84%) Data Quality
17 48 (11.85%) Power BI
17 48 (11.85%) Data Management
18 47 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 45 (11.11%) QA
19 45 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
20 44 (10.86%) Project Management
20 44 (10.86%) Windows
21 42 (10.37%) .NET
22 40 (9.88%) VB
22 40 (9.88%) Business Analysis
22 40 (9.88%) Banking
23 37 (9.14%) PRINCE2
24 34 (8.40%) Oracle
25 33 (8.15%) HTML

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 25 (6.17%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.72%) SAS
3 8 (1.98%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.23%) CMS
4 5 (1.23%) WordPress
5 3 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.74%) IIS
5 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.49%) Documentum
6 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.25%) Confluence
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 121 (29.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 112 (27.65%) Microsoft Office
3 72 (17.78%) MS Visio
4 45 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
5 19 (4.69%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (2.47%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.99%) Camtasia
8 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.49%) InDesign
10 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.47%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (2.22%) Elite 3E
3 5 (1.23%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.74%) Carpe Diem
4 3 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.74%) iTrent
4 3 (0.74%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Beauchamp
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.95%) Google Analytics
2 11 (2.72%) Office 365
3 8 (1.98%) AdWords
3 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.99%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (0.74%) SaaS
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.25%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.25%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.69%) Wireless
2 18 (4.44%) Firewall
3 8 (1.98%) VPN
4 6 (1.48%) Intranet
4 6 (1.48%) SAN
5 5 (1.23%) Internet
5 5 (1.23%) IPsec
5 5 (1.23%) SSL
6 3 (0.74%) 4G
6 3 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.74%) SMS
7 2 (0.49%) Broadband
7 2 (0.49%) Skype
7 2 (0.49%) VSAT
8 1 (0.25%) DHCP
8 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.25%) LAN
8 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.25%) VoIP
8 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (27.90%) SQL Server
2 48 (11.85%) Power BI
3 47 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (7.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (7.16%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (7.16%) MS Access
6 21 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (3.70%) MySQL
8 15 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.46%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (2.47%) Oracle Discoverer
12 9 (2.22%) PowerPivot
13 6 (1.48%) Big Data
13 6 (1.48%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.48%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.48%) QlikView
14 5 (1.23%) Base SAS
14 5 (1.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 25 (6.17%) JIRA
2 24 (5.93%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.21%) Pivotal Tracker
4 6 (1.48%) NUnit
4 6 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (0.49%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.49%) Selenium
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.25%) Ant
7 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.25%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.25%) JUnit
7 1 (0.25%) Maven
7 1 (0.25%) MSI
7 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 247 (60.99%) Finance
2 40 (9.88%) Banking
3 27 (6.67%) Legal
4 24 (5.93%) Advertising
4 24 (5.93%) Marketing
5 23 (5.68%) Front Office
5 23 (5.68%) Law
6 22 (5.43%) Retail
7 18 (4.44%) Investment Banking
8 16 (3.95%) Publishing
9 9 (2.22%) Back Office
9 9 (2.22%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.98%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.74%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.49%) Billing
13 2 (0.49%) French Language
13 2 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.25%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 190 (46.91%) Analyst
2 77 (19.01%) Developer
3 61 (15.06%) Data Analyst
4 47 (11.60%) Business Analyst
5 30 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 25 (6.17%) Data Quality Analyst
7 24 (5.93%) PMO Analyst
8 21 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 19 (4.69%) Consultant
9 19 (4.69%) Support Analyst
10 17 (4.20%) Quality Analyst
11 16 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
12 15 (3.70%) VBA Developer
13 14 (3.46%) Trainer
14 13 (3.21%) Junior
15 12 (2.96%) Project Manager
15 12 (2.96%) Systems Analyst
15 12 (2.96%) Technical Analyst
16 11 (2.72%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.37%) .NET
2 33 (8.15%) HTML
3 23 (5.68%) .NET Framework
3 23 (5.68%) CSS
4 22 (5.43%) HTML5
5 21 (5.19%) WPF
6 20 (4.94%) ASP.NET
7 14 (3.46%) jQuery
8 13 (3.21%) RESTful
8 13 (3.21%) XML
9 12 (2.96%) CSS3
10 11 (2.72%) WCF
11 10 (2.47%) WinForms
12 8 (1.98%) Entity Framework
13 7 (1.73%) REST
13 7 (1.73%) Web Services
14 6 (1.48%) COM
15 5 (1.23%) JSON
15 5 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (1.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 80 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.91%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.44%) Blackberry
5 14 (3.46%) Data Structures
6 13 (3.21%) Client/Server
6 13 (3.21%) Derivative
7 10 (2.47%) iPhone
7 10 (2.47%) Reinsurance
7 10 (2.47%) Social Media
8 9 (2.22%) Equities
9 8 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.98%) User Experience
9 8 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.48%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.48%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.23%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.23%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.23%) STB
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.86%) Windows
2 18 (4.44%) Windows 10
3 17 (4.20%) Linux
4 13 (3.21%) Android
5 11 (2.72%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.99%) Unix
7 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 70 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (15.06%) Data Analysis
4 59 (14.57%) Analytics
5 48 (11.85%) Data Management
6 44 (10.86%) Project Management
7 40 (9.88%) Business Analysis
8 37 (9.14%) PRINCE2
9 31 (7.65%) Mathematics
9 31 (7.65%) Time Management
10 30 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (6.67%) Data Modelling
13 25 (6.17%) Data Analytics
13 25 (6.17%) Mentoring
14 24 (5.93%) CRM
14 24 (5.93%) ITIL
15 23 (5.68%) SDLC
15 23 (5.68%) Waterfall
16 21 (5.19%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (36.05%) SQL
2 94 (23.21%) VBA
3 53 (13.09%) C#
4 40 (9.88%) VB
5 27 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 25 (6.17%) JavaScript
7 23 (5.68%) Python
8 15 (3.70%) Java
9 11 (2.72%) R
10 9 (2.22%) MATLAB
11 8 (1.98%) C++
12 7 (1.73%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (0.99%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.74%) C
15 3 (0.74%) Ruby
15 3 (0.74%) VB6
15 3 (0.74%) VBScript
16 2 (0.49%) PHP
16 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (21.23%) Degree
2 19 (4.69%) ISEB
3 17 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (3.95%) ACCA
5 14 (3.46%) CIMA
6 10 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.73%) PMP
9 6 (1.48%) MCSE
9 6 (1.48%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.74%) CCNA
10 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.49%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.49%) CCENT
11 2 (0.49%) CISA
11 2 (0.49%) MCDST
11 2 (0.49%) MCSD
11 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (12.84%) Data Quality
2 45 (11.11%) QA
3 33 (8.15%) PMO
4 16 (3.95%) SLA
5 14 (3.46%) Solvency II
6 7 (1.73%) GDPR
7 3 (0.74%) MiFID
8 2 (0.49%) Basel III
8 2 (0.49%) COBIT
8 2 (0.49%) GAAP
8 2 (0.49%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.25%) EMIR
9 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.25%) SEPA
9 1 (0.25%) UCITS
System Software
1 10 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.73%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) Control-M
2 1 (0.25%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 200 (49.38%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.40%) Oracle
3 27 (6.67%) Tableau
4 22 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (4.20%) Google
5 17 (4.20%) Intapp
6 16 (3.95%) Adobe
6 16 (3.95%) Cognos
6 16 (3.95%) iManage
7 15 (3.70%) Cisco
8 10 (2.47%) Citrix
8 10 (2.47%) Siebel
9 9 (2.22%) Informatica
10 7 (1.73%) FactSet
10 7 (1.73%) Reuters
11 6 (1.48%) IBM
11 6 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
11 6 (1.48%) VMware
12 5 (1.23%) SAP
12 5 (1.23%) Symantec