Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 112 59
Rank change year-on-year -4 -53 +41
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 33 39 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.30% 1.44% 3.39%
As % of the Applications category 29.46% 36.11% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 43
Edinburgh median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -30.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £23,900 £24,000 £22,600
90th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -26.32% +35.71%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 112 108 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.40% 3.97% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 62 67 97
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,325 £23,476 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £53,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £36,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.11% -2.14%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Project Management
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) CRM
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) Marketing
4 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (24.24%) PMO
6 7 (21.21%) Driving Licence
6 7 (21.21%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (18.18%) MS Visio
7 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 6 (18.18%) Network Planning
7 6 (18.18%) Contract Management
8 5 (15.15%) Commercial Awareness
8 5 (15.15%) Decision-Making
8 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.12%) SLA
9 4 (12.12%) GIS
9 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
9 4 (12.12%) Matrix Management
9 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (12.12%) Test Automation

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.03%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SMS
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) GIS
3 2 (6.06%) Power BI
4 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) MS Access
4 1 (3.03%) QlikView
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Marketing
3 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Campaign Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum Master
4 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Development Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) IFS Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Reporting Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) Dojo
2 1 (3.03%) EJB
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Driving Licence
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.03%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (3.03%) iPad
6 1 (3.03%) iPhone
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Project Management
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) CRM
3 6 (18.18%) Contract Management
3 6 (18.18%) Network Planning
3 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.15%) Commercial Awareness
4 5 (15.15%) Decision-Making
5 4 (12.12%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (12.12%) Matrix Management
5 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
5 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Extraction
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
6 3 (9.09%) ITSM
6 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) VBA
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) Groovy
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) PMO
2 4 (12.12%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.03%) Canon
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) IFS
3 1 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) SmartStream
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau