Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 124 83 82
Rank change year-on-year -41 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 97 312 361
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.25% 3.42% 3.56%
As % of the Applications category 42.54% 38.28% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 85 282 338
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.94% +8.42%
10th Percentile £35,815 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £86,500 £77,500 £76,625
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 228 815 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.29% 8.92% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 184 719 792
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +3.26% -3.16%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £108,875 £77,500 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £54,840 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +21.87% -1.10% -4.21%

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 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 60 (61.86%) Microsoft
2 44 (45.36%) SQL
3 34 (35.05%) Power BI
3 34 (35.05%) Power Platform
4 33 (34.02%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (30.93%) Python
5 30 (30.93%) Finance
6 24 (24.74%) Microsoft Office
7 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
7 19 (19.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 18 (18.56%) Degree
8 18 (18.56%) Analytics
9 17 (17.53%) Visualisation
9 17 (17.53%) Azure
10 16 (16.49%) Project Management
10 16 (16.49%) Validation
10 16 (16.49%) VBA
10 16 (16.49%) Data Visualisation
10 16 (16.49%) Tableau
11 15 (15.46%) C#
12 14 (14.43%) ETL
12 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (13.40%) Data Quality
13 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (12.37%) R
14 12 (12.37%) MS Visio
14 12 (12.37%) Translating Business Requirements
15 11 (11.34%) Data Flow Diagram
16 10 (10.31%) Data Governance

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 6 (6.19%) Confluence
2 4 (4.12%) SAS
3 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (19.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (12.37%) MS Visio
4 5 (5.15%) AutoCAD
5 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (3.09%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (2.06%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.12%) MoSes
3 1 (1.03%) Relativity
3 1 (1.03%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 34 (35.05%) Power Platform
2 17 (17.53%) Azure
3 6 (6.19%) Office 365
4 5 (5.15%) AWS
4 5 (5.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.15%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.06%) SaaS
6 1 (1.03%) G Suite
6 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.03%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
1 1 (1.03%) LAN
1 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.03%) VoIP
1 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.05%) Power BI
2 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
3 16 (16.49%) Tableau
4 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.15%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.15%) OLAP
8 5 (5.15%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (5.15%) OLTP
9 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.06%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (2.06%) GIS
9 2 (2.06%) Looker
9 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.06%) QGIS
9 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) JIRA
2 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.09%) GCC
3 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.09%) Subversion
3 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.03%) RStudio
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (30.93%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Marketing
3 9 (9.28%) Banking
4 8 (8.25%) Front Office
5 6 (6.19%) Private Banking
6 4 (4.12%) Public Sector
7 3 (3.09%) Law
7 3 (3.09%) Legal
8 2 (2.06%) Advertising
8 2 (2.06%) Billing
8 2 (2.06%) Electronics
8 2 (2.06%) Local Government
8 2 (2.06%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.03%) Arabic Language
9 1 (1.03%) Bulgarian Language
9 1 (1.03%) Czech Language
9 1 (1.03%) French Language
9 1 (1.03%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 29 (29.90%) Analyst
2 23 (23.71%) Developer
3 17 (17.53%) Data Analyst
4 7 (7.22%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.19%) Applications Manager
5 6 (6.19%) CRM Manager
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Azure Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (5.15%) E-Discovery Specialist
6 5 (5.15%) ETL Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Excel Developer
6 5 (5.15%) Messaging Specialist
6 5 (5.15%) Office 365 Specialist
6 5 (5.15%) OLAP Developer
6 5 (5.15%) SQL BI Developer
6 5 (5.15%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) JSON
1 6 (6.19%) XML
2 5 (5.15%) .NET
2 5 (5.15%) REST
2 5 (5.15%) RESTful
2 5 (5.15%) SOAP
3 4 (4.12%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (3.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (3.09%) Qt
5 2 (2.06%) .NET Core
5 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.03%) HTML
6 1 (1.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.06%) Equities
3 2 (2.06%) Fibre Optics
3 2 (2.06%) Market Risk
3 2 (2.06%) NHS
3 2 (2.06%) Reinsurance
3 2 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.03%) Derivative
4 1 (1.03%) Industry 4.0
4 1 (1.03%) LIMS
4 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.03%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.03%) Robotics
4 1 (1.03%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.25%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.03%) Android
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.02%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (18.56%) Analytics
3 17 (17.53%) Visualisation
4 16 (16.49%) Data Visualisation
4 16 (16.49%) Project Management
4 16 (16.49%) Validation
5 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.43%) ETL
6 12 (12.37%) Translating Business Requirements
7 11 (11.34%) Data Flow Diagram
8 10 (10.31%) Data Governance
9 9 (9.28%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
9 9 (9.28%) Mathematics
9 9 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (9.28%) Statistics
10 8 (8.25%) CRM
10 8 (8.25%) Data Management
10 8 (8.25%) Migration
11 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.36%) SQL
2 30 (30.93%) Python
3 16 (16.49%) VBA
4 15 (15.46%) C#
5 12 (12.37%) R
6 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.19%) C++
7 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.15%) MATLAB
9 4 (4.12%) VB
10 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.06%) F#
12 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (18.56%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.09%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.03%) CCNA
5 1 (1.03%) CCNP
5 1 (1.03%) CFA
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.03%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.03%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.03%) MOS
5 1 (1.03%) PhD
5 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.06%) GDPR
2 2 (2.06%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) IFRS
System Software
1 6 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (61.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Google
3 5 (5.15%) Autodesk
4 3 (3.09%) Perforce
5 2 (2.06%) Pardot
5 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.03%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.03%) Citrix
6 1 (1.03%) Cognos
6 1 (1.03%) Databricks
6 1 (1.03%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.03%) Nuix
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle
6 1 (1.03%) OutSystems
6 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.03%) Workday
6 1 (1.03%) Yardi