The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
North West / Lancashire
Rank 31 23 24
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 22 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 5.37% 9.70% 7.08%
As % of the Applications category 64.71% 61.54% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 27
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £17,127
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,877
% change year-on-year +4.28% -2.44%  

MS 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 Lancashire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 34 52 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 8.29% 15.76% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 53
Median salary £27,500 £30,750 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.56% +25.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,950 £17,127
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Lancashire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Lancashire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Lancashire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Lancashire

MS 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 MS Excel within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Blackpool -2 12 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Preston -13 5 £35,000 +84.21% 1
Burnley -10 4 £35,000 -3.44%
Skelmersdale - 1 £20,500 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS 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 MS Excel.

1 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
3 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
4 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 14 (24.56%) HTML
5 14 (24.56%) .NET
5 14 (24.56%) CSS
5 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (21.05%) MS Office
7 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 12 (21.05%) C#
8 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
8 11 (19.30%) Power BI
9 10 (17.54%) Tableau
9 10 (17.54%) jQuery
10 9 (15.79%) MVC
10 9 (15.79%) VBA
10 9 (15.79%) MySQL
10 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (15.79%) CRM
11 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
11 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (14.04%) HTML5
11 8 (14.04%) Analytics
12 7 (12.28%) Web Development
12 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
12 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering

MS Excel
Top Related 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 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.26%) CMS
3 3 (5.26%) Kentico
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.51%) MS Project
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.75%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.75%) Adaptiv
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
1 4 (7.02%) FTP
1 4 (7.02%) HTTP
1 4 (7.02%) Internet
1 4 (7.02%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (7.02%) Network Security
1 4 (7.02%) SMTP
1 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.02%) VPN
1 4 (7.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (56.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (19.30%) Power BI
5 9 (15.79%) MySQL
6 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (5.26%) MS Access
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (3.51%) Pentaho
9 2 (3.51%) PowerPivot
9 2 (3.51%) QlikView
10 1 (1.75%) Sisense
10 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.75%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.26%) Marketing
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) .NET Developer
4 8 (14.04%) C# Developer
5 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) IT Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) IT Support
7 5 (8.77%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (7.02%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support
8 4 (7.02%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) .NET
1 14 (24.56%) CSS
1 14 (24.56%) HTML
2 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.54%) jQuery
4 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (14.04%) HTML5
5 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
6 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.53%) CSS3
6 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 6 (10.53%) Web Services
7 4 (7.02%) MDX
7 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.51%) JSON
8 2 (3.51%) Laravel
8 2 (3.51%) Symfony
8 2 (3.51%) XML
9 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.75%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) EPoS
3 4 (7.02%) Smart Meter
4 3 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) iSeries
5 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.75%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Solaris
3 1 (1.75%) AIX
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (15.79%) CRM
2 9 (15.79%) MVC
3 8 (14.04%) Analytics
3 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
4 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.28%) Web Development
5 6 (10.53%) Data Analytics
5 6 (10.53%) ITIL
5 6 (10.53%) OO
5 6 (10.53%) OOD
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
5 6 (10.53%) TDD
6 4 (7.02%) Data Management
6 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.02%) Threat Analysis
6 4 (7.02%) Web Design
7 3 (5.26%) SDLC
8 2 (3.51%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 12 (21.05%) C#
3 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.79%) VBA
5 4 (7.02%) PHP
6 2 (3.51%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) RPG
7 1 (1.75%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) CISSP
3 4 (7.02%) MCSE
3 4 (7.02%) RHCE
3 4 (7.02%) SCNA
3 4 (7.02%) SCSA
3 4 (7.02%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) GMP
2 1 (1.75%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.02%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Tableau
3 4 (7.02%) Avaya
3 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
3 4 (7.02%) Lotus
4 3 (5.26%) Adobe
5 2 (3.51%) Cognos
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) Progress
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lancashire
Experian
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago