Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 101 85
Rank change year-on-year 0 -16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 46 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.86% 1.97% 2.09%
As % of the Applications category 35.94% 33.13% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 30
Edinburgh median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £42,341
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +0.37% +9.98%
10th Percentile £21,375 £25,250 £26,700
90th Percentile £49,375 £46,875 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +9.38% -9.86%

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 128 160 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.18% 5.95% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73 98 95
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,455 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £54,650
Scotland median annual salary £32,500 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -14.47% +13.43% +3.08%

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 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 27 (58.70%) Finance
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.09%) SQL
5 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (21.74%) PMO
7 9 (19.57%) MS Visio
7 9 (19.57%) Change Management
7 9 (19.57%) Resource Management
8 8 (17.39%) Change Control
9 7 (15.22%) Degree
9 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.04%) C
10 6 (13.04%) Sun
10 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
10 6 (13.04%) Analytics
10 6 (13.04%) Time Management
10 6 (13.04%) Budget Control
11 5 (10.87%) Data Science
11 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
11 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
11 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
11 5 (10.87%) SAS
11 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
11 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
12 4 (8.70%) Python
12 4 (8.70%) CRM

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 5 (10.87%) SAS
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (19.57%) MS Visio
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SMS
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Big Data
2 4 (8.70%) QlikView
3 3 (6.52%) Apache Hive
3 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.52%) MS Access
3 3 (6.52%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.17%) Power BI
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (2.17%) Ant
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) JUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (58.70%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Private Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Programme Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Scrum Master
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Campaign Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Data Migration Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Database Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Developer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (2.17%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
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
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) Fintech
5 1 (2.17%) iPad
5 1 (2.17%) iPhone
5 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Change Management
2 9 (19.57%) Resource Management
3 8 (17.39%) Change Control
4 6 (13.04%) Analytics
4 6 (13.04%) Budget Control
4 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
4 6 (13.04%) Time Management
5 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.87%) Data Science
5 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (8.70%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (8.70%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 4 (8.70%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Requirements Management
7 3 (6.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) C
3 4 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) MATLAB
3 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.70%) Python
3 4 (8.70%) VBA
4 3 (6.52%) R
4 3 (6.52%) Scala
5 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) Groovy
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ambari
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Sun
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Tableau
4 3 (6.52%) Google
4 3 (6.52%) Platfora
5 1 (2.17%) Canon
5 1 (2.17%) IFS
5 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.17%) SAP