Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 50 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 36 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.09% 4.25% 3.13%
As % of the Applications category 49.32% 36.79% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 29
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £21,750 £20,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £45,000 £35,050
North West median annual salary £33,413 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% +4.76% -3.08%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 73 106 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 8.29% 11.55% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 47 95 74
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.07% +1.75%
10th Percentile £22,650 £19,500 £17,250
90th Percentile £49,750 £45,000 £38,525
North West median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% +3.17%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Lancashire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Lancashire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Lancashire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Lancashire

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Preston +2 18 £38,750 +68.48% 1
Skelmersdale - 5 £70,000 -
Chorley -9 4 £32,500 -
Blackburn +5 3 £23,500 -21.67%
Darwen - 2 £26,750 - 1
Blackpool +16 1 £27,250 - 3
Nelson +3 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 12 (33.33%) Project Management
4 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
4 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
5 10 (27.78%) VBA
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 8 (22.22%) Change Management
6 8 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
6 8 (22.22%) Degree
6 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (22.22%) People Management
7 7 (19.44%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (19.44%) Analytics
7 7 (19.44%) Budget Control
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
7 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Process Management
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
9 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.78%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.56%) MS Access
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) Power BI
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 5 (13.89%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Tableau Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) IT Support
8 2 (5.56%) Junior
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) MDX
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) BBC
3 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
1 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) CentOS
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
3 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (22.22%) Change Management
4 8 (22.22%) People Management
4 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 8 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
5 7 (19.44%) Analytics
5 7 (19.44%) Budget Control
5 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 6 (16.67%) Process Management
7 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.11%) Customer Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
8 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) Software Architecture
8 4 (11.11%) Task Automation
8 4 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) VBA
3 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PMO
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Tableau
3 3 (8.33%) Cognos
4 2 (5.56%) Capita
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) Sage