Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 107 73
Rank change year-on-year +23 -34 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 63 32 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.38% 1.44% 2.77%
As % of the Applications category 37.06% 25.40% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 22
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,000 £36,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -17.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,350 £26,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £54,800 £90,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £32,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.34% +8.51%

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 170 126 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.43% 5.67% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 107 84 89
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,000 £37,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.85% -3.21% +9.86%
10th Percentile £27,200 £25,375 £21,850
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,825 £77,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year +19.40% +0.75% -0.75%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (38.10%) Finance
3 24 (38.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 24 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (34.92%) SQL
5 16 (25.40%) VBA
6 12 (19.05%) Windows
6 12 (19.05%) Python
6 12 (19.05%) Project Management
6 12 (19.05%) Banking
7 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
7 11 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (17.46%) PHP
7 11 (17.46%) Java
7 11 (17.46%) PMO
8 10 (15.87%) C#
8 10 (15.87%) VB
8 10 (15.87%) MS Visio
9 9 (14.29%) C
9 9 (14.29%) C++
9 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 9 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 8 (12.70%) Subversion
10 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
10 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
10 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell
10 8 (12.70%) MongoDB

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 7 (11.11%) SAS
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 27 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (38.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (15.87%) MS Visio
4 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) HBase
2 8 (12.70%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.70%) MySQL
2 8 (12.70%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.70%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.70%) Redis
3 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.59%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) GIS
4 1 (1.59%) MS Access
4 1 (1.59%) Power BI
4 1 (1.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.59%) SAS EBI
4 1 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.59%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
1 8 (12.70%) Subversion
2 4 (6.35%) Selenium
3 1 (1.59%) JIRA
3 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) French Language
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Developer
3 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Business Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Data Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Digital Transformation
5 4 (6.35%) Digital Transformation Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Transformation Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Project Support Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) Nightwatchjs
3 2 (3.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.70%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (3.17%) Fintech
4 2 (3.17%) FMCG
4 2 (3.17%) Photography
5 1 (1.59%) ASIC
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Project Management
2 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 8 (12.70%) DevOps
4 8 (12.70%) Task Automation
4 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
5 7 (11.11%) Analytics
5 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 7 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.52%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (7.94%) Coaching
7 5 (7.94%) Data Governance
7 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.35%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) SQL
2 16 (25.40%) VBA
3 12 (19.05%) Python
4 11 (17.46%) Java
4 11 (17.46%) PHP
4 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
5 10 (15.87%) C#
5 10 (15.87%) VB
6 9 (14.29%) C
6 9 (14.29%) C++
7 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell
7 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.70%) Perl
7 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.17%) R
9 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) PMO
2 7 (11.11%) SLA
3 5 (7.94%) Data Quality
3 5 (7.94%) QA
4 2 (3.17%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Ansible
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) Remedy
4 2 (3.17%) Teradata
5 1 (1.59%) ESRI
5 1 (1.59%) Minitab
5 1 (1.59%) Pega
5 1 (1.59%) Tableau