Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 54 51
Rank change year-on-year -56 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 106 200 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.53% 4.56% 4.95%
As % of the Applications category 24.82% 38.24% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 88 136 219
Hertfordshire median annual salary £33,750 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +20.97% -27.06%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £59,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +9.38% -8.57%

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 427 523 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.21% 11.92% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 347 418 460
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,625 £57,550
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +1.45% +6.15%

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 -50 19 £30,975 -3.20%
Hatfield -5 12 £32,500 +35.42%
Broxbourne +7 11 £38,500 -3.75%
Rickmansworth +14 10 £38,000 +4.83%
Cheshunt - 6 £27,500 -
Stevenage 0 5 £55,000 +24.29% 2
Welwyn Garden City -18 5 £26,000 -35.00%
Hitchin -2 3 £27,000 -
Hoddesdon +6 2 £25,500 -25.00%
Hertford -5 2 £19,500 -48.00%
Hemel Hempstead -23 2 £26,000 -27.78% 1
Letchworth -6 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 59 (55.66%) Microsoft
2 36 (33.96%) Finance
3 32 (30.19%) SQL
4 31 (29.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 29 (27.36%) Microsoft Office
6 22 (20.75%) Data Analysis
6 22 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (17.92%) Degree
8 18 (16.98%) Marketing
9 16 (15.09%) Retail
9 16 (15.09%) Microsoft Project
10 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (12.26%) C#
12 12 (11.32%) .NET
12 12 (11.32%) Oracle
12 12 (11.32%) FMCG
12 12 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (10.38%) CRM
13 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (9.43%) Change Management
14 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
14 10 (9.43%) Analytics
14 10 (9.43%) Virtual Team
14 10 (9.43%) PMO
15 9 (8.49%) Time Management
16 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio Team System
16 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (7.55%) Marketing Strategy
16 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 3 (2.83%) SAS
1 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.83%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.94%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 31 (29.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 29 (27.36%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (15.09%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (7.55%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.72%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (2.83%) SPSS
7 2 (1.89%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.94%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Primavera
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.89%) FastStats
2 2 (1.89%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (1.89%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (1.89%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.89%) Office 365
2 2 (1.89%) Responsys
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Internet
2 3 (2.83%) Skype
2 3 (2.83%) SMS
3 2 (1.89%) DHCP
3 2 (1.89%) DNS
3 2 (1.89%) Firewall
3 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (0.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.72%) MySQL
4 3 (2.83%) MS Access
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.94%) Big Data
6 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.94%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (7.55%) PowerBuilder
1 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (33.96%) Finance
2 18 (16.98%) Marketing
3 16 (15.09%) Retail
4 6 (5.66%) Advertising
4 6 (5.66%) German Language
5 3 (2.83%) French Language
5 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.89%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.94%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 57 (53.77%) Analyst
2 15 (14.15%) Developer
3 11 (10.38%) Data Analyst
4 10 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Software Developer
6 5 (4.72%) Administrator
6 5 (4.72%) Portfolio Planner
7 4 (3.77%) Business Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Programme Planner
8 3 (2.83%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (2.83%) Applications Developer
8 3 (2.83%) C# Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Process Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) Programmer
8 3 (2.83%) Senior Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (2.83%) Service Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) .NET
2 8 (7.55%) HTML
3 3 (2.83%) Flash
4 2 (1.89%) WCF
4 2 (1.89%) Web Services
4 2 (1.89%) WinForms
5 1 (0.94%) WPF
5 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.32%) FMCG
3 10 (9.43%) Virtual Team
4 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.83%) iPad
6 3 (2.83%) User Experience
7 2 (1.89%) CCTV
7 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.89%) Fintech
8 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.94%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Android
2 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.75%) Data Analysis
2 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.38%) CRM
6 10 (9.43%) Analytics
6 10 (9.43%) Change Management
7 9 (8.49%) Time Management
8 8 (7.55%) Acceptance Criteria
8 8 (7.55%) Actionable Insight
8 8 (7.55%) Innovative Thinking
8 8 (7.55%) Marketing Strategy
8 8 (7.55%) Scrum
8 8 (7.55%) Test Planning
9 7 (6.60%) Change Control
9 7 (6.60%) ITIL
9 7 (6.60%) Project Management
9 7 (6.60%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.60%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.19%) SQL
2 13 (12.26%) C#
3 8 (7.55%) C++
3 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.55%) Progress 4GL
3 8 (7.55%) VBA
4 7 (6.60%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.89%) Python
6 1 (0.94%) C
6 1 (0.94%) VB
6 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) ISEB
2 5 (4.72%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) CIMA
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) PMO
2 6 (5.66%) SLA
3 2 (1.89%) QA
4 1 (0.94%) GAMP
4 1 (0.94%) GMP
4 1 (0.94%) GxP
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 59 (55.66%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.32%) Oracle
3 8 (7.55%) Ab Initio
3 8 (7.55%) Progress
4 5 (4.72%) SAP
5 3 (2.83%) Cadence
5 3 (2.83%) Google
5 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.89%) Adobe
6 2 (1.89%) CODA
6 2 (1.89%) Orchard
7 1 (0.94%) BMC
7 1 (0.94%) Citrix
7 1 (0.94%) Cognos
7 1 (0.94%) HP
7 1 (0.94%) Kenshoo
7 1 (0.94%) PTC
7 1 (0.94%) Remedy