Period
to 26 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 116 139
Rank change year-on-year +2 +23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 43 160 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.62% 2.48% 2.24%
As % of the Applications category 33.86% 34.56% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 141 125
Median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £20,250 £25,000 £20,300
90th Percentile £50,500 £57,000 £51,500
North West median annual salary £38,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14% +6.87%

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 Manchester with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 127 463 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.79% 7.17% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 103 378 430
Median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +19.05%
10th Percentile £20,600 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,875
North West median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% +7.69%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Manchester

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Manchester.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Manchester

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Manchester over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Manchester

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 26 October 2020. 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
Stockport - 3 £45,000 - 1
Altrincham +17 2 - -
Salford +13 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Microsoft Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 20 (46.51%) SQL
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (44.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (34.88%) Finance
4 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (23.26%) Power BI
6 10 (23.26%) Power Platform
7 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
8 7 (16.28%) Python
8 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
8 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (13.95%) Windows
9 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
9 6 (13.95%) Azure
10 5 (11.63%) Data Transformation
10 5 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (11.63%) Data Lake
10 5 (11.63%) User Experience
10 5 (11.63%) ETL
10 5 (11.63%) e-Learning
10 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
10 5 (11.63%) Time Management
11 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
11 4 (9.30%) Change Management

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) WebTrends
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Power Platform
2 6 (13.95%) Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon SageMaker
3 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
4 2 (4.65%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (4.65%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (4.65%) Office 365
5 1 (2.33%) AWS
5 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.33%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) Modbus
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) VoIP
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (23.26%) Power BI
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.63%) Data Lake
7 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.33%) DB2
9 1 (2.33%) EDMS
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (2.33%) MySQL
9 1 (2.33%) PowerPivot
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (2.33%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Postman
1 1 (2.33%) Selenium
1 1 (2.33%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Data Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) IT Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) IT Support
4 4 (9.30%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Trainer
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.65%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Controller
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) ggplot2
2 2 (4.65%) LDAP
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) e-Learning
2 5 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (11.63%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.65%) CMDB
4 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
3 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Data Transformation
3 5 (11.63%) ETL
3 5 (11.63%) Time Management
4 4 (9.30%) Analytics
4 4 (9.30%) Change Management
4 4 (9.30%) Coaching
4 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.98%) Commercial Awareness
5 3 (6.98%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
5 3 (6.98%) Data Science
5 3 (6.98%) Digital Analytics
5 3 (6.98%) Kanban
5 3 (6.98%) Market Research
5 3 (6.98%) Process Improvement
5 3 (6.98%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) Python
3 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 3 (6.98%) R
4 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) U-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) APMP
3 1 (2.33%) CCA
3 1 (2.33%) HNC
3 1 (2.33%) HND
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) PMO
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) P3O
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Apple
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe
3 3 (6.98%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) Cognos
3 3 (6.98%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Dynatrace
4 2 (4.65%) Hyperion
4 2 (4.65%) Meraki
4 2 (4.65%) Rapid7
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.33%) Avaya
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) EMC
5 1 (2.33%) Sage
5 1 (2.33%) Siemens
5 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds