Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 76 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 419 459 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.10% 3.94% 4.20%
As % of the Applications category 41.04% 40.09% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 398 421 604
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -3.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £76,250 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 1021 1145 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.99% 9.83% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1047 1485
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,675 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,750 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 - 2 £35,000 -
Moorgate +2 1 £55,000 +41.94%
Microsoft Excel
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 245 (58.47%) Finance
2 200 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 176 (42.00%) SQL
4 130 (31.03%) SQL Server
4 130 (31.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 96 (22.91%) VBA
6 95 (22.67%) Microsoft Office
6 95 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
7 89 (21.24%) Degree
8 70 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (15.27%) Business Intelligence
9 64 (15.27%) Analytics
10 61 (14.56%) MS Visio
11 59 (14.08%) C#
12 54 (12.89%) .NET
12 54 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 49 (11.69%) Banking
14 48 (11.46%) Windows
14 48 (11.46%) Project Management
15 47 (11.22%) QA
16 40 (9.55%) Data Analysis
17 39 (9.31%) SharePoint
18 37 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
18 37 (8.83%) ASP.NET
18 37 (8.83%) Business Analysis
19 36 (8.59%) Stakeholder Management
19 36 (8.59%) Data Modelling
20 35 (8.35%) ITIL
21 34 (8.11%) Tableau
22 33 (7.88%) MS Access

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 39 (9.31%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.82%) Documentum
3 8 (1.91%) SAS
4 5 (1.19%) IIS
5 4 (0.95%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.72%) CMS
6 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.48%) Confluence
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 130 (31.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 95 (22.67%) Microsoft Office
3 61 (14.56%) MS Visio
4 32 (7.64%) Spreadsheet
5 18 (4.30%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.95%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.72%) SPSS
8 2 (0.48%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.48%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.24%) InDesign
9 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (0.95%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Endur
2 3 (0.72%) HFM
2 3 (0.72%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 3 (0.72%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.72%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.86%) Office 365
2 11 (2.63%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.19%) AdWords
4 5 (1.19%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 4 (0.95%) Dropbox
5 4 (0.95%) Google Drive
6 3 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.72%) SaaS
7 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.77%) Firewall
2 7 (1.67%) Wireless
3 6 (1.43%) Intranet
3 6 (1.43%) VPN
4 4 (0.95%) SAN
5 3 (0.72%) Internet
5 3 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.48%) IPsec
6 2 (0.48%) LAN
6 2 (0.48%) Skype
6 2 (0.48%) SSL
6 2 (0.48%) WAN
7 1 (0.24%) Broadband
7 1 (0.24%) DHCP
7 1 (0.24%) DNS
7 1 (0.24%) GoToMeeting
7 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.24%) VoIP
7 1 (0.24%) VSAT
7 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 54 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (7.88%) MS Access
5 32 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (7.40%) MySQL
7 19 (4.53%) Power BI
8 16 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.86%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (2.63%) QlikView
11 8 (1.91%) Big Data
11 8 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.91%) SQLite
12 7 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
13 6 (1.43%) OLAP
13 6 (1.43%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (1.19%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 30 (7.16%) JIRA
2 21 (5.01%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 4 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.95%) MSI
5 4 (0.95%) Selenium
5 4 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.72%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.48%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.24%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.24%) MSTest
8 1 (0.24%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.24%) SilkTest
General
1 245 (58.47%) Finance
2 49 (11.69%) Banking
3 31 (7.40%) Legal
4 25 (5.97%) Front Office
5 24 (5.73%) Retail
6 22 (5.25%) Law
7 20 (4.77%) Marketing
8 18 (4.30%) Advertising
9 17 (4.06%) Investment Banking
10 16 (3.82%) Retail Banking
11 15 (3.58%) Back Office
12 7 (1.67%) Publishing
13 6 (1.43%) French Language
14 5 (1.19%) German Language
14 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.72%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.72%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.48%) Billing
16 2 (0.48%) Norwegian Language
16 2 (0.48%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 185 (44.15%) Analyst
2 77 (18.38%) Developer
3 44 (10.50%) Business Analyst
4 37 (8.83%) Data Analyst
5 32 (7.64%) C# Developer
6 30 (7.16%) Service Analyst
7 28 (6.68%) Support Analyst
8 27 (6.44%) Consultant
9 24 (5.73%) SQL Analyst
10 23 (5.49%) .NET Developer
11 18 (4.30%) Junior
11 18 (4.30%) Technical Analyst
12 17 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (3.58%) Applications Support
13 15 (3.58%) Financial Analyst
13 15 (3.58%) SQL Data Analyst
14 14 (3.34%) PMO Analyst
14 14 (3.34%) Team Leader
15 13 (3.10%) Applications Support Analyst
15 13 (3.10%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.89%) .NET
2 37 (8.83%) ASP.NET
3 30 (7.16%) .NET Framework
4 27 (6.44%) HTML
5 20 (4.77%) WPF
6 19 (4.53%) CSS
7 15 (3.58%) Web Services
8 14 (3.34%) RESTful
8 14 (3.34%) XML
9 13 (3.10%) HTML5
9 13 (3.10%) jQuery
10 9 (2.15%) COM
10 9 (2.15%) WinForms
11 7 (1.67%) REST
12 5 (1.19%) XSD
13 4 (0.95%) CSS3
13 4 (0.95%) JSON
14 3 (0.72%) AngularJS
14 3 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (0.72%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 95 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.73%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.30%) Derivative
5 17 (4.06%) Client/Server
6 16 (3.82%) Data Structures
6 16 (3.82%) User Experience
7 12 (2.86%) Social Media
8 11 (2.63%) Reinsurance
9 10 (2.39%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (2.15%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.67%) Equities
13 6 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
13 6 (1.43%) Swaptions
14 5 (1.19%) e-Learning
14 5 (1.19%) Fixed Income
15 4 (0.95%) Handset
15 4 (0.95%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 48 (11.46%) Windows
2 22 (5.25%) Linux
3 15 (3.58%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.91%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.19%) Android
6 4 (0.95%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.72%) Unix
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (15.27%) Analytics
2 64 (15.27%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (11.46%) Project Management
4 40 (9.55%) Data Analysis
5 37 (8.83%) Business Analysis
6 36 (8.59%) Data Modelling
6 36 (8.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (8.35%) ITIL
8 31 (7.40%) Data Management
8 31 (7.40%) Mathematics
9 30 (7.16%) ETL
9 30 (7.16%) Mentoring
10 29 (6.92%) SDLC
11 28 (6.68%) PRINCE2
11 28 (6.68%) Service Delivery
12 26 (6.21%) CRM
13 25 (5.97%) Visualisation
14 24 (5.73%) Data Analytics
15 21 (5.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 176 (42.00%) SQL
2 96 (22.91%) VBA
3 59 (14.08%) C#
4 28 (6.68%) T-SQL
5 26 (6.21%) VB
6 24 (5.73%) JavaScript
7 22 (5.25%) Python
8 14 (3.34%) Java
8 14 (3.34%) R
9 13 (3.10%) C
10 10 (2.39%) MATLAB
11 7 (1.67%) C++
12 5 (1.19%) Apex Code
12 5 (1.19%) VB6
13 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.72%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.24%) Go
16 1 (0.24%) Perl
16 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (21.24%) Degree
2 13 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.15%) ACCA
5 6 (1.43%) CIMA
5 6 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.43%) ISEB
6 5 (1.19%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.19%) MCP
6 5 (1.19%) MCSD
6 5 (1.19%) MCSE
6 5 (1.19%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.19%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 4 (0.95%) CCNA
7 4 (0.95%) PMP
7 4 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.72%) CISA
8 3 (0.72%) CISM
8 3 (0.72%) CISSP
8 3 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.22%) QA
2 31 (7.40%) Data Quality
3 30 (7.16%) PMO
4 26 (6.21%) SLA
5 6 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.95%) GDPR
6 4 (0.95%) MiFID
7 3 (0.72%) Basel III
7 3 (0.72%) COBIT
7 3 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.72%) FATCA
7 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.72%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.48%) EMIR
8 2 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.48%) P3O
9 1 (0.24%) COSO
9 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.24%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (0.95%) SCCM
2 2 (0.48%) Control-M
3 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.24%) WMI
Vendors
1 200 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.11%) Tableau
3 31 (7.40%) Oracle
4 20 (4.77%) Google
4 20 (4.77%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (4.30%) Cognos
6 16 (3.82%) CODA
7 14 (3.34%) Siebel
7 14 (3.34%) Sun
8 12 (2.86%) Adobe
9 11 (2.63%) SunGard
10 10 (2.39%) Citrix
10 10 (2.39%) FactSet
11 8 (1.91%) iManage
12 7 (1.67%) Bloomberg
12 7 (1.67%) Informatica
12 7 (1.67%) Mitel
13 6 (1.43%) Symantec
14 5 (1.19%) Reuters
14 5 (1.19%) VMware