Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 63 79
Rank change year-on-year -18 +16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 424 436 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.81% 4.36% 3.87%
As % of the Applications category 39.59% 41.52% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 383 410 414
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +1.60%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £87,625 £75,950
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,071 1,050 1,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.62% 10.50% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 960 975 1,043
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +8.30%
10th Percentile £25,450 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,500 £80,000 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -2 6 £55,000 -
Moorgate +2 2 £20,750 -62.27%
Microsoft Excel
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 233 (54.95%) Finance
2 203 (47.88%) Microsoft
3 180 (42.45%) SQL
4 137 (32.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 132 (31.13%) SQL Server
6 128 (30.19%) Microsoft Office
7 110 (25.94%) VBA
8 96 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
9 89 (20.99%) T-SQL
10 86 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
11 84 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
12 72 (16.98%) Project Management
13 67 (15.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 64 (15.09%) C#
14 64 (15.09%) MS Visio
15 61 (14.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 58 (13.68%) Data Warehouse
17 56 (13.21%) Degree
18 53 (12.50%) Management Information System
19 52 (12.26%) Data Analysis
20 49 (11.56%) ETL
21 48 (11.32%) SharePoint
22 47 (11.08%) Business Analysis
23 45 (10.61%) .NET
24 44 (10.38%) Banking
25 42 (9.91%) Data Quality
26 41 (9.67%) Change Management
27 40 (9.43%) Microsoft Project
27 40 (9.43%) Waterfall
27 40 (9.43%) 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 48 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.30%) SAS
3 12 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (1.65%) IIS
5 6 (1.42%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.94%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.71%) CMS
7 3 (0.71%) Confluence
7 3 (0.71%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.24%) Drupal
9 1 (0.24%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.24%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 137 (32.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 128 (30.19%) Microsoft Office
3 64 (15.09%) MS Visio
4 40 (9.43%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (2.12%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.94%) InDesign
6 4 (0.94%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.47%) SPSS
8 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.24%) EViews
8 1 (0.24%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (1.18%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.94%) SunGard GMI
4 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.47%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.24%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.24%) Magento
6 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.24%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.24%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.30%) Office 365
3 6 (1.42%) Slack
4 5 (1.18%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.94%) SaaS
6 3 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.47%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.47%) Trello
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.24%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.12%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.89%) LAN
2 8 (1.89%) Skype
2 8 (1.89%) WAN
3 6 (1.42%) DNS
3 6 (1.42%) Wireless
4 5 (1.18%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.18%) Firewall
4 5 (1.18%) Internet
5 4 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (0.94%) FTP
5 4 (0.94%) SSL
5 4 (0.94%) VoIP
5 4 (0.94%) VPN
6 3 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.47%) DHCP
7 2 (0.47%) Intranet
7 2 (0.47%) SMS
7 2 (0.47%) WebEx
8 1 (0.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (31.13%) SQL Server
2 67 (15.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (14.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (13.68%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (8.96%) Power BI
6 35 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (5.66%) BusinessObjects
8 21 (4.95%) Relational Database
9 16 (3.77%) PowerPivot
9 16 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
10 14 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (2.59%) Big Data
13 10 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (2.12%) Microsoft Power View
15 7 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (1.65%) RDBMS
16 6 (1.42%) OLAP
16 6 (1.42%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 22 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 17 (4.01%) JIRA
3 13 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.59%) TeamCity
5 10 (2.36%) Subversion
6 9 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.94%) Maven
8 2 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.24%) NUnit
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.24%) Selenium
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.24%) TestRail
9 1 (0.24%) Zephyr
General
1 233 (54.95%) Finance
2 44 (10.38%) Banking
3 25 (5.90%) Advertising
4 24 (5.66%) Legal
5 23 (5.42%) Front Office
6 22 (5.19%) Law
7 19 (4.48%) Retail
8 16 (3.77%) Back Office
9 15 (3.54%) Marketing
10 14 (3.30%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.42%) General Ledger
12 5 (1.18%) Publishing
13 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.94%) International Banking
13 4 (0.94%) Military
14 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.47%) Electronics
15 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 214 (50.47%) Analyst
2 100 (23.58%) Developer
3 51 (12.03%) Business Analyst
4 35 (8.25%) SQL Developer
5 34 (8.02%) Data Analyst
6 23 (5.42%) Support Analyst
7 22 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
8 20 (4.72%) Analyst Developer
8 20 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 19 (4.48%) SQL Analyst
10 17 (4.01%) Applications Support
11 16 (3.77%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.77%) Excel Developer
11 16 (3.77%) Financial Analyst
11 16 (3.77%) IT Analyst
12 15 (3.54%) Excel Analyst
12 15 (3.54%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 15 (3.54%) Project Manager
12 15 (3.54%) Senior Developer
12 15 (3.54%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.61%) .NET
2 22 (5.19%) XML
3 12 (2.83%) .NET Framework
3 12 (2.83%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.59%) Web Services
5 8 (1.89%) HTML
5 8 (1.89%) jQuery
5 8 (1.89%) MDX
6 7 (1.65%) CSS
7 6 (1.42%) COM
7 6 (1.42%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.18%) WPF
9 4 (0.94%) WCF
10 3 (0.71%) Ajax
10 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (0.71%) JSON
10 3 (0.71%) REST
10 3 (0.71%) WinForms
11 2 (0.47%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 84 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 36 (8.49%) Data Structures
4 23 (5.42%) Computer Science
5 19 (4.48%) Equities
5 19 (4.48%) Reinsurance
6 18 (4.25%) Fintech
7 17 (4.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (3.54%) Derivative
9 12 (2.83%) Virtual Team
10 11 (2.59%) Algorithms
10 11 (2.59%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (2.36%) Fixed Income
12 9 (2.12%) Analytical Mindset
13 7 (1.65%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
15 5 (1.18%) Tandem
15 5 (1.18%) Wiki
16 4 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.02%) Windows
2 14 (3.30%) Windows 10
3 11 (2.59%) Windows 7
4 10 (2.36%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.12%) Linux
6 5 (1.18%) Android
6 5 (1.18%) Unix
6 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.47%) HPUX
9 1 (0.24%) Solaris
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
2 86 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (16.98%) Project Management
4 52 (12.26%) Data Analysis
5 49 (11.56%) ETL
6 47 (11.08%) Business Analysis
7 41 (9.67%) Change Management
8 40 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
8 40 (9.43%) Waterfall
9 39 (9.20%) Data Management
9 39 (9.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (8.49%) Analytics
11 33 (7.78%) Mathematics
12 32 (7.55%) Scrum
13 31 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (6.84%) Workflow
15 26 (6.13%) Visualisation
16 25 (5.90%) ITIL
16 25 (5.90%) PRINCE2
17 23 (5.42%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 180 (42.45%) SQL
2 110 (25.94%) VBA
3 89 (20.99%) T-SQL
4 64 (15.09%) C#
5 28 (6.60%) VB
6 20 (4.72%) Java
7 19 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 17 (4.01%) JavaScript
8 17 (4.01%) PL/SQL
9 14 (3.30%) C++
10 13 (3.07%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.83%) Python
12 10 (2.36%) F#
12 10 (2.36%) Haskell
13 9 (2.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 9 (2.12%) Ruby
14 7 (1.65%) C
14 7 (1.65%) R
15 3 (0.71%) PHP
15 3 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (13.21%) Degree
2 8 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.18%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.94%) ACCA
4 4 (0.94%) CBAP
4 4 (0.94%) ISEB
4 4 (0.94%) PhD
5 3 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.47%) AAT
6 2 (0.47%) CIMA
6 2 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.47%) PMP
6 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.24%) CFA
7 1 (0.24%) MOS
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.91%) Data Quality
2 22 (5.19%) GDPR
3 17 (4.01%) QA
4 15 (3.54%) PMO
5 9 (2.12%) SLA
6 8 (1.89%) Solvency II
7 6 (1.42%) MiFID
8 5 (1.18%) EMIR
9 4 (0.94%) COBIT
9 4 (0.94%) FATCA
10 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.24%) GAAP
11 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.47%) Docker
3 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 203 (47.88%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.55%) Oracle
2 32 (7.55%) Tableau
3 26 (6.13%) Cognos
4 16 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (2.83%) MicroStrategy
6 11 (2.59%) Google
7 8 (1.89%) Adobe
7 8 (1.89%) Fidessa
7 8 (1.89%) SAP
7 8 (1.89%) ServiceNow
7 8 (1.89%) SmartStream
8 7 (1.65%) Citrix
8 7 (1.65%) FIS
8 7 (1.65%) Sun
9 6 (1.42%) Bloomberg
10 5 (1.18%) Cisco
10 5 (1.18%) Openreach
10 5 (1.18%) SunGard
10 5 (1.18%) Virgin Media