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

Microsoft Excel
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 34 53
Rank change year-on-year -16 +19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 53 116 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.90% 6.43% 4.56%
As % of the Applications category 34.64% 53.95% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 41 78 58
Essex median annual salary £39,000 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.41% +13.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year +15.38% -6.47% +6.92%

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 153 215 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 11.25% 11.92% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 122 141 181
Essex median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - -3.45%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £57,480 £60,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - -1.41% +1.43%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +3 19 £40,000 - 1
Colchester +5 13 £22,500 -13.46% 3
Basildon -7 5 £37,500 - 1
Wickford - 5 £35,000 - 2
Southend-on-Sea -9 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Brentwood +4 2 - -
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
5 13 (24.53%) Project Management
6 11 (20.75%) Degree
7 10 (18.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
7 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (16.98%) Finance
9 8 (15.09%) Replication
9 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (15.09%) Windows
9 8 (15.09%) Analytics
9 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (13.21%) C#
10 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
10 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (11.32%) Subversion
11 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
11 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
11 6 (11.32%) C++
11 6 (11.32%) VBA
11 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
11 6 (11.32%) Issue Tracking
11 6 (11.32%) PMO
12 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (9.43%) Software Delivery

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 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.77%) Open Workbench
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle CX
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.66%) Power BI
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.77%) MS Access
6 2 (3.77%) QlikView
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Subversion
2 5 (9.43%) Moq
2 5 (9.43%) NUnit
3 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Local Government
3 3 (5.66%) Back Office
3 3 (5.66%) Law
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Data Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) DBA
4 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Developer
5 6 (11.32%) SQL DBA
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Excel Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Report Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Database Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Insight Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Junior Database Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Junior DBA
8 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) WPF
1 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Replication
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (1.89%) CUDA
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
2 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Project Management
2 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.09%) Analytics
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
4 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.32%) Issue Tracking
5 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
5 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.43%) Change Management
6 5 (9.43%) High Availability
6 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
6 5 (9.43%) Software Delivery
6 5 (9.43%) Visualisation
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.55%) ITIL
7 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 10 (18.87%) T-SQL
3 7 (13.21%) C#
4 6 (11.32%) C++
4 6 (11.32%) VBA
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) PMO
2 5 (9.43%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Tableau
3 3 (5.66%) Capita
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Civica
5 1 (1.89%) Cognos
5 1 (1.89%) Northgate
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.89%) webMethods