The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 55 54
Rank change year-on-year +33 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 61 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.13% 3.11% 4.57%
As % of the Applications category 48.80% 26.55% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 40
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  

Microsoft Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 125 113 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 18.71% 11.70% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 113 101 140
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,700 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Kent

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Kent

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Kent over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Kent

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 12 £27,500 -
Maidstone +10 9 £38,000 +16.92% 5
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £35,000 -
Chatham +4 5 £29,000 -28.39%
West Malling - 5 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 4 £35,000 -
Westerham - 1 £24,000 -
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 59 (62.77%) SQL
2 47 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 45 (47.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (41.49%) SQL Server
5 35 (37.23%) Finance
6 32 (34.04%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (31.91%) .NET
7 30 (31.91%) T-SQL
8 28 (29.79%) HTML
8 28 (29.79%) Windows
9 27 (28.72%) VBA
10 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
10 22 (23.40%) Business Analysis
10 22 (23.40%) QA
11 21 (22.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 21 (22.34%) PHP
12 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (18.09%) Analytics
13 17 (18.09%) XML
14 15 (15.96%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (15.96%) MS Visio
14 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
14 15 (15.96%) Test Automation
15 14 (14.89%) ASP.NET
16 13 (13.83%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (13.83%) Banking
16 13 (13.83%) Retail
16 13 (13.83%) Retail Banking
17 12 (12.77%) Test Scripting
17 12 (12.77%) Power BI

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (4.26%) SAS
2 2 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (22.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (15.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.06%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.06%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.06%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) ADSL
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) LAN
2 1 (1.06%) SSL
2 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (47.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 39 (41.49%) SQL Server
3 15 (15.96%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (12.77%) Power BI
5 9 (9.57%) MySQL
5 9 (9.57%) Pentaho
6 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.26%) Base SAS
9 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.13%) PowerPivot
10 2 (2.13%) QlikView
11 1 (1.06%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Selenium
2 5 (5.32%) NUnit
2 5 (5.32%) SpecFlow
2 5 (5.32%) tSQLt
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.13%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.13%) JIRA
4 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.06%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.06%) Selenium IDE
General
1 35 (37.23%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Banking
2 13 (13.83%) Retail
2 13 (13.83%) Retail Banking
3 10 (10.64%) Automotive
4 5 (5.32%) Advertising
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (43.62%) Analyst
2 31 (32.98%) Developer
3 21 (22.34%) SQL Developer
4 15 (15.96%) .NET Developer
5 13 (13.83%) Business Analyst
5 13 (13.83%) Tester
6 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) Software Tester
8 10 (10.64%) Business Systems Analyst
8 10 (10.64%) Junior
8 10 (10.64%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 10 (10.64%) QA Engineer
8 10 (10.64%) QA Tester
8 10 (10.64%) Software QA Engineer
8 10 (10.64%) Software QA Tester
9 9 (9.57%) AS400 Developer
9 9 (9.57%) RPG Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Junior .NET Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Junior Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.91%) .NET
2 28 (29.79%) HTML
3 17 (18.09%) XML
4 14 (14.89%) ASP.NET
5 12 (12.77%) Web Services
6 11 (11.70%) HTML5
6 11 (11.70%) WinForms
7 9 (9.57%) EDI
7 9 (9.57%) EDIFACT
8 4 (4.26%) CSS
9 2 (2.13%) REST
9 2 (2.13%) SOAP
10 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.06%) Flash
10 1 (1.06%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) Fintech
2 11 (11.70%) iPad
3 9 (9.57%) AS400
3 9 (9.57%) iSeries
4 2 (2.13%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.79%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Linux
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.32%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (23.40%) Business Analysis
3 17 (18.09%) Analytics
4 15 (15.96%) Test Automation
5 13 (13.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (12.77%) Test Scripting
7 11 (11.70%) Exploratory Testing
7 11 (11.70%) Mathematics
7 11 (11.70%) Software Testing
8 9 (9.57%) Economics
8 9 (9.57%) ERP
8 9 (9.57%) High Availability
9 7 (7.45%) Case Management
9 7 (7.45%) ETL
9 7 (7.45%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.38%) Process Improvement
10 6 (6.38%) Project Management
11 5 (5.32%) ITIL
11 5 (5.32%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 59 (62.77%) SQL
2 30 (31.91%) T-SQL
3 27 (28.72%) VBA
4 21 (22.34%) PHP
5 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
6 12 (12.77%) C#
7 11 (11.70%) VB
7 11 (11.70%) VB6
8 9 (9.57%) ActionScript
8 9 (9.57%) ActionScript 2.0
8 9 (9.57%) RPG
8 9 (9.57%) RPG IV
9 4 (4.26%) Python
10 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.40%) QA
2 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.19%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Apple
2 11 (11.70%) Facebook
3 9 (9.57%) Cognos
3 9 (9.57%) IBM
4 3 (3.19%) Adobe
4 3 (3.19%) Google
4 3 (3.19%) Remedy
5 2 (2.13%) Orchard
5 2 (2.13%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.06%) F5
6 1 (1.06%) Tableau
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