Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 74 99
Rank change year-on-year -34 +25 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 41 60 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.55% 2.62% 1.98%
As % of the Applications category 35.34% 38.46% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +29.03% -3.13%
10th Percentile £23,832 £22,900 £26,750
90th Percentile £46,625 £53,750 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -2.86% -9.09%

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 116 156 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.37% 6.82% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 70 91 105
Edinburgh median annual salary £36,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.13% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,347 £23,500 £22,850
90th Percentile £55,250 £53,750 £67,100
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year +13.64% -3.65% -8.67%

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 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, 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 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (31.71%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) Banking
4 9 (21.95%) Selenium
4 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
4 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
4 9 (21.95%) Defect Management
4 9 (21.95%) Test Strategy
5 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (17.07%) VBA
6 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (17.07%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
7 5 (12.20%) Gherkin
7 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
7 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
7 5 (12.20%) SAP
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle
7 5 (12.20%) HTML
7 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL

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 (7.32%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (7.32%) InDesign
4 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTPS
1 3 (7.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MS Access
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) GIS
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Spatial Data
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Selenium
2 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
2 5 (12.20%) HP UFT
2 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) LoadRunner
3 4 (9.76%) JIRA
3 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.32%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (7.32%) Subversion
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Test Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Coordinator
6 4 (9.76%) PMO Coordinator
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Assistant Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Commercial Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Database Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Graduate
8 2 (4.88%) Graduate Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Graduate Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Gherkin
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) Ajax
2 3 (7.32%) CSS
2 3 (7.32%) jQuery
2 3 (7.32%) JSON
2 3 (7.32%) LAMP
2 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.88%) FMCG
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Photography
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.44%) ASIC
4 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.44%) Fintech
4 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Android
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Defect Management
1 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
1 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
1 9 (21.95%) Test Strategy
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Scenario Testing
3 7 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) Data Management
5 4 (9.76%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (9.76%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) VBA
3 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) Java
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) PHP
5 3 (7.32%) VB
6 2 (4.88%) R
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
1 5 (12.20%) MCP
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (12.20%) OCP
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (12.20%) SAP Certification
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Data Quality
1 4 (9.76%) PMO
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) Basel III
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) HP
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) SAP
3 3 (7.32%) Adobe
4 2 (4.88%) Minitab
4 2 (4.88%) Tableau
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos
5 1 (2.44%) ESRI