Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 79 98
Rank change year-on-year -24 +19 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 44 50 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.67% 2.31% 1.93%
As % of the Applications category 32.84% 34.97% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 22
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £50,500 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.69% +30.74% -3.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,200 £59,525 £62,675
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -

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 134 143 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.09% 6.61% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 77 90 78
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,400 £23,950 £23,163
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £57,975
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +11.94% -1.47% -5.56%

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
5 12 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 12 (27.27%) Finance
5 12 (27.27%) SQL
6 10 (22.73%) Banking
7 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
7 9 (20.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (20.45%) Selenium
7 9 (20.45%) Test Scripting
7 9 (20.45%) Defect Management
8 8 (18.18%) DevOps
8 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
8 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 7 (15.91%) QA
9 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
9 7 (15.91%) VBA
9 7 (15.91%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Oracle
10 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
11 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
11 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
11 5 (11.36%) Cucumber

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 2 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.55%) MS Access
1 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) GIS
2 1 (2.27%) HBase
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Redis
2 1 (2.27%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Selenium
2 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.36%) HP UFT
2 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.36%) LoadRunner
3 4 (9.09%) JIRA
3 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Test Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Coordinator
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Transformation
5 4 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) PMO Coordinator
5 4 (9.09%) Transformation Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Assistant Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Database Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Graduate
7 2 (4.55%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Project Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Gherkin
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.55%) Fintech
2 2 (4.55%) FMCG
2 2 (4.55%) Photography
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.27%) ASIC
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
3 12 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 9 (20.45%) Data Analysis
4 9 (20.45%) Defect Management
4 9 (20.45%) Test Scripting
5 8 (18.18%) DevOps
5 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.91%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.09%) Data Management
9 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) VBA
3 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) VB
6 2 (4.55%) C
6 2 (4.55%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) Java
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.27%) R
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
1 5 (11.36%) MCP
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (11.36%) OCP
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (11.36%) SAP Certification
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
2 5 (11.36%) PMO
3 4 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Ansible
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) HP
3 5 (11.36%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Cognos
4 1 (2.27%) ESRI
4 1 (2.27%) Minitab
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau