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

Microsoft Excel
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 118 61
Rank change year-on-year +17 -57 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 46 34 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.82% 1.29% 3.69%
As % of the Applications category 38.98% 32.08% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 40
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,150 £26,419 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £46,375 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £35,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.88% -10.63% +12.68%

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 118 106 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.68% 4.02% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 69 63 109
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,000 £36,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% -7.69% +0.32%
10th Percentile £26,200 £22,936 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £76,000
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.10% +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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 33 (71.74%) Finance
2 28 (60.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (45.65%) Project Management
5 17 (36.96%) SQL
6 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Project
7 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
7 15 (32.61%) MS Visio
7 15 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (21.74%) PMO
8 10 (21.74%) SAS
8 10 (21.74%) Analytics
9 9 (19.57%) Marketing
9 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.57%) Banking
9 9 (19.57%) Business Analysis
10 8 (17.39%) CRM
10 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (17.39%) Data Quality
11 7 (15.22%) Driving Licence
11 7 (15.22%) Decision-Making
11 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
11 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
11 7 (15.22%) Degree
12 6 (13.04%) Network Planning
12 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (13.04%) Data Governance
12 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (13.04%) Contract Management

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 10 (21.74%) SAS
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 22 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (32.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.17%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) SMS
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
1 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.70%) GIS
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) MS Access
4 1 (2.17%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.17%) SAS EBI
4 1 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
1 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) JUnit
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (71.74%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
2 9 (19.57%) Marketing
3 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Data Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Data Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Commercial Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) FMCG Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Excel Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) IFS Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) PMO Coordinator
7 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Reporting Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Transfer Agency Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) LDAP
2 1 (2.17%) Ajax
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) Dojo
2 1 (2.17%) EJB
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.35%) FMCG
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.17%) PMI
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Project Management
2 10 (21.74%) Analytics
3 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Business Analysis
4 8 (17.39%) CRM
5 7 (15.22%) Decision-Making
5 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.04%) Contract Management
6 6 (13.04%) Data Governance
6 6 (13.04%) Network Planning
6 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Commercial Awareness
8 4 (8.70%) Matrix Management
8 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
8 4 (8.70%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) Service Management
8 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) VBA
3 2 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) Groovy
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) MBA
4 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) PMO
2 8 (17.39%) Data Quality
3 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP ALM
1 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.52%) Pega
4 2 (4.35%) Teradata
5 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) IFS
5 1 (2.17%) SmartStream