Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 32 47
Rank change year-on-year -30 +15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 36 114 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.84% 7.37% 5.07%
As % of the Applications category 23.53% 55.88% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 89 68
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £30,625 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £48,625 £50,000 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +11.11%

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 Essex with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 153 204 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 12.09% 13.20% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 115 157 183
Essex median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,400 £20,850
90th Percentile £57,480 £57,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Essex

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Essex.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Essex

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Essex over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Essex

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Essex region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +1 13 £42,500 +6.25%
Colchester +5 11 £35,000 +34.62% 3
Basildon -11 4 £38,750 +3.33%
Southend-on-Sea -7 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Wickford - 2 £45,000 -
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.78%) Project Management
5 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (25.00%) Degree
6 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) Analytics
6 7 (19.44%) Subversion
6 7 (19.44%) C#
7 6 (16.67%) C++
7 6 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
8 5 (13.89%) Moq
8 5 (13.89%) VBA
8 5 (13.89%) Programme Management
8 5 (13.89%) NUnit
8 5 (13.89%) Finance
9 4 (11.11%) Replication
9 4 (11.11%) Windows
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (11.11%) High Availability

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.56%) Open Workbench
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle CX
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.56%) Power BI
5 2 (5.56%) QlikView
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Subversion
2 5 (13.89%) Moq
2 5 (13.89%) NUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Local Government
3 3 (8.33%) Law
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.33%) DBA
5 3 (8.33%) HR Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Insight Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SSIS Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SSRS Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Replication
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) CUDA
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Project Management
2 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) Analytics
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
4 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Programme Management
5 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
5 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
6 4 (11.11%) High Availability
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.33%) Change Control
7 3 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.33%) Validation
8 2 (5.56%) Critical Thinking
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Measurement
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (19.44%) C#
4 6 (16.67%) C++
5 5 (13.89%) VBA
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) PMO
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Tableau
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) SAP