Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 33 46
Rank change year-on-year -39 +13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 31 95 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.64% 6.77% 4.86%
As % of the Applications category 19.62% 49.48% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 84 68
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £32,800 £23,600 £27,475
90th Percentile £58,500 £57,500 £49,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +11.54%

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 158 192 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.46% 13.68% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 110 161 143
Essex median annual salary £31,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.70% -2.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,500 £24,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,944
% change year-on-year +7.69% -6.99% +1.73%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +6 15 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Colchester +10 10 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea -3 2 £53,750 +34.38% 2
Basildon -11 2 £37,500 - 1
Braintree - 1 £33,000 -
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
4 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
4 10 (32.26%) Degree
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
6 8 (25.81%) Subversion
6 8 (25.81%) Project Management
6 8 (25.81%) C#
6 8 (25.81%) C++
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
6 8 (25.81%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (19.35%) NUnit
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 6 (19.35%) Moq
7 6 (19.35%) Tableau
7 6 (19.35%) Analytics
7 6 (19.35%) Data Transformation
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (16.13%) Finance
8 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
8 5 (16.13%) VBA
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.90%) Local Government
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.23%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Subversion
2 6 (19.35%) Moq
2 6 (19.35%) NUnit
3 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Local Government
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Data Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) SSRS Developer
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Developer
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (16.13%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (12.90%) HR Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) T-SQL Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Excel Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Report Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Junior
8 2 (6.45%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) CUDA
2 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Issue Tracking
1 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
1 8 (25.81%) Project Management
1 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Analytics
2 6 (19.35%) Data Transformation
2 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
3 4 (12.90%) Software Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) ETL
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Data Validation
5 2 (6.45%) Physics
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
3 8 (25.81%) C#
3 8 (25.81%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Data Quality
1 4 (12.90%) PMO
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) P3O
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Tableau
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) SAP