Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 104 59
Rank change year-on-year +12 -45 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 62 37 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.31% 1.50% 3.60%
As % of the Applications category 41.61% 29.84% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% +0.65%
10th Percentile £27,425 £26,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,750 £46,375 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £32,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +32.81% -20.00% +13.48%

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 149 124 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.55% 5.02% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 93 87 107
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £21,550
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £76,550
Scotland median annual salary £35,875 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 35 (56.45%) Finance
2 33 (53.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 31 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
5 25 (40.32%) SQL
6 24 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (35.48%) Project Management
8 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Project
9 14 (22.58%) Windows
9 14 (22.58%) MS Visio
9 14 (22.58%) PMO
10 13 (20.97%) Banking
11 12 (19.35%) VBA
12 11 (17.74%) PHP
12 11 (17.74%) Java
12 11 (17.74%) Analytics
12 11 (17.74%) PowerShell
13 10 (16.13%) Python
14 9 (14.52%) SAS
14 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
14 9 (14.52%) C
14 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
14 9 (14.52%) Subversion
14 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
14 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
15 8 (12.90%) MongoDB
15 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
15 8 (12.90%) Data Quality
15 8 (12.90%) HBase

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 9 (14.52%) SAS
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 33 (53.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 31 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Project
4 14 (22.58%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.61%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) HBase
2 8 (12.90%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.90%) MySQL
2 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.90%) Redis
3 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) GIS
4 2 (3.23%) Power BI
5 1 (1.61%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.61%) MS Access
5 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.61%) SAS EBI
5 1 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Subversion
2 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Ant
4 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.61%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (56.45%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Marketing
4 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Data Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Data Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.84%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Commercial Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) FMCG Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) PMO Officer
8 2 (3.23%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) Nightwatchjs
3 2 (3.23%) LDAP
4 1 (1.61%) Ajax
4 1 (1.61%) CSS
4 1 (1.61%) Dojo
4 1 (1.61%) EJB
4 1 (1.61%) HTML
4 1 (1.61%) jQuery
4 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) Virtual Team
3 5 (8.06%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) FMCG
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.61%) Fintech
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.61%) PMI
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Project Management
2 11 (17.74%) Analytics
3 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
3 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (12.90%) Task Automation
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.29%) Data Governance
5 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.29%) Service Management
6 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (9.68%) Project Planning
6 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.06%) CRM
7 5 (8.06%) Decision-Making
7 5 (8.06%) ITSM
7 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.45%) Network Planning
8 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) VBA
3 11 (17.74%) Java
3 11 (17.74%) PHP
3 11 (17.74%) PowerShell
4 10 (16.13%) Python
5 9 (14.52%) C
5 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
6 8 (12.90%) C#
6 8 (12.90%) C++
6 8 (12.90%) Perl
6 8 (12.90%) VB
6 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.61%) Groovy
7 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) PMO
2 8 (12.90%) Data Quality
3 5 (8.06%) SLA
4 2 (3.23%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle
3 6 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.84%) Pega
4 3 (4.84%) Remedy
5 2 (3.23%) Teradata
6 1 (1.61%) Google