Period
to 17 December 2018

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

Microsoft Excel
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 118 63
Rank change year-on-year +46 -55 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 148 107 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.83% 2.42% 4.24%
As % of the Applications category 37.47% 26.16% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 105 83 139
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £21,500 £20,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £61,650
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% +13.85%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 395 409 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.23% 9.23% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 248 335 433
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -10.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,350 £19,500
90th Percentile £62,875 £52,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,694
% change year-on-year +7.69% -6.32% +3.56%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Watford +19 48 £57,500 +76.92% 7
Welwyn Garden City +12 39 £48,750 +87.50%
Hoddesdon +4 9 £22,500 -51.35%
Hatfield +8 8 £33,000 +1.54% 1
St Albans +8 6 £25,000 +5.26% 6
Broxbourne -12 5 £23,000 -29.23%
Potters Bar - 5 £44,000 -
Stevenage +10 4 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Rickmansworth -2 3 £50,000 +31.58%
Hertford +9 2 £58,500 +234.29%
Hemel Hempstead +14 1 - - 4
Hitchin - 1 £62,500 -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Excel
East of England

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

1 88 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 58 (39.19%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (35.81%) SQL
4 44 (29.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 39 (26.35%) Finance
6 38 (25.68%) VBA
7 36 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
7 36 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (22.97%) T-SQL
9 32 (21.62%) Project Management
10 31 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (19.59%) Migration
12 28 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
13 27 (18.24%) Microsoft Project
14 24 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (16.22%) Degree
15 23 (15.54%) C#
15 23 (15.54%) SQL Server
16 22 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (14.86%) JIRA
16 22 (14.86%) Data Migration
17 21 (14.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 21 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (14.19%) Decision-Making
18 20 (13.51%) ETL
18 20 (13.51%) PRINCE2
19 19 (12.84%) Salesforce.com
20 18 (12.16%) Scrum
20 18 (12.16%) SC Cleared
20 18 (12.16%) Security Cleared

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.05%) SAS
3 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (29.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 36 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (18.24%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (4.73%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.73%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.35%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.03%) DHCP
1 3 (2.03%) DNS
1 3 (2.03%) SMS
1 3 (2.03%) VoIP
1 3 (2.03%) Wireless
2 2 (1.35%) Firewall
2 2 (1.35%) Internet
2 2 (1.35%) LAN
2 2 (1.35%) Network Security
2 2 (1.35%) Skype
2 2 (1.35%) WAN
3 1 (0.68%) DSL
3 1 (0.68%) Extranet
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (15.54%) SQL Server
3 22 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (14.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (11.49%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (10.81%) MS Access
7 15 (10.14%) Power BI
8 11 (7.43%) MongoDB
9 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (5.41%) NoSQL
9 8 (5.41%) OLAP
10 7 (4.73%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.35%) MySQL
12 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (14.86%) JIRA
2 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (26.35%) Finance
2 17 (11.49%) Retail
3 7 (4.73%) Marketing
4 3 (2.03%) Back Office
5 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 47 (31.76%) Analyst
2 27 (18.24%) Developer
3 23 (15.54%) Project Manager
4 21 (14.19%) Data Analyst
5 20 (13.51%) Administrator
6 15 (10.14%) Scrum Master
6 15 (10.14%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 12 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 10 (6.76%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Help Desk Administrator
9 8 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Technical Administrator
10 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
10 7 (4.73%) PMO Analyst
11 6 (4.05%) Delivery Manager
11 6 (4.05%) Product Analyst
11 6 (4.05%) Service Manager
11 6 (4.05%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.14%) CSS
1 15 (10.14%) HTML
2 14 (9.46%) .NET
2 14 (9.46%) .NET Framework
2 14 (9.46%) ADO.NET
2 14 (9.46%) Entity Framework
3 6 (4.05%) ISPF
4 3 (2.03%) Flash
5 1 (0.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 58 (39.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.05%) Mainframe
2 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.05%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.35%) Handset
3 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.68%) FMCG
4 1 (0.68%) Pricing Data
4 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.35%) Linux
2 2 (1.35%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.62%) Project Management
2 31 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (19.59%) Migration
4 28 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (14.86%) Data Migration
7 21 (14.19%) Decision-Making
8 20 (13.51%) ETL
8 20 (13.51%) PRINCE2
9 18 (12.16%) Scrum
10 16 (10.81%) Time Management
11 15 (10.14%) Computer Science
11 15 (10.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 14 (9.46%) Business Analysis
12 14 (9.46%) MVC
12 14 (9.46%) OO
12 14 (9.46%) OOP
13 13 (8.78%) Data Analysis
13 13 (8.78%) Visualisation
14 11 (7.43%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (35.81%) SQL
2 38 (25.68%) VBA
3 34 (22.97%) T-SQL
4 23 (15.54%) C#
5 15 (10.14%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.41%) Go
6 8 (5.41%) Python
7 6 (4.05%) JCL
7 6 (4.05%) REXX
8 3 (2.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (16.22%) Degree
2 18 (12.16%) SC Cleared
2 18 (12.16%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (3.38%) MBA
4 5 (3.38%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.38%) PMP
5 4 (2.70%) ISEB
6 2 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.46%) PMO
2 6 (4.05%) SLA
3 3 (2.03%) GDPR
3 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.68%) GAMP
4 1 (0.68%) GMP
4 1 (0.68%) GxP
4 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) RACF
2 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) Firmware
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.05%) zSecure
2 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 88 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.84%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (6.76%) Oracle
4 9 (6.08%) Cognos
4 9 (6.08%) Tableau
5 6 (4.05%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.03%) Cadence
6 3 (2.03%) SAP
7 2 (1.35%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.35%) Mitel
7 2 (1.35%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco
8 1 (0.68%) Planview
8 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow