Period
to 11 April 2021

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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 98 126
Rank change year-on-year -4 +28 +26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 96 136 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.59% 2.78% 2.37%
As % of the Applications category 41.20% 44.44% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 76 114 128
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £19,000
25th Percentile £27,938 £30,000 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.58% -3.75% +23.08%
75th Percentile £48,188 £60,625 £48,750
90th Percentile £63,250 £76,250 £59,563
North West median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% - +7.14%

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 233 306 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.29% 6.26% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 169 230 439
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,725 £21,250
25th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -8.54% +29.13%
75th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%

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 11 April 2021.

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 11 April 2021. 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
Salford - 7 £29,000 -
Stockport - 4 £60,500 - 2
Oldham - 4 £32,500 - 3
Altrincham +2 1 £32,500 - 3
Wigan -2 1 - -
Bolton -3 1 - -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, 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 54 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 43 (44.79%) Microsoft Office
3 41 (42.71%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (41.67%) SQL
5 38 (39.58%) Power BI
5 38 (39.58%) Power Platform
6 34 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (28.13%) Finance
9 25 (26.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 21 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (21.88%) Time Management
12 20 (20.83%) Visualisation
12 20 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (17.71%) Analytics
13 17 (17.71%) Coaching
13 17 (17.71%) Self-Motivation
14 16 (16.67%) Decision-Making
14 16 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
15 15 (15.63%) Data Science
16 14 (14.58%) Azure
17 13 (13.54%) e-Learning
17 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (13.54%) ETL
17 13 (13.54%) T-SQL
18 12 (12.50%) Python
18 12 (12.50%) Data Analysis
18 12 (12.50%) Degree

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 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.04%) Confluence
2 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 43 (44.79%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (20.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (10.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.04%) SessionCam
2 1 (1.04%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 38 (39.58%) Power Platform
2 16 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
3 14 (14.58%) Azure
4 10 (10.42%) AWS
5 7 (7.29%) Amazon SageMaker
6 6 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (3.13%) Google Analytics
8 2 (2.08%) Contentsquare
8 2 (2.08%) Matillion
9 1 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.04%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (39.58%) Power BI
2 25 (26.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (10.42%) Data Lake
7 7 (7.29%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (5.21%) Data Mining
8 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (4.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (4.17%) QlikView
9 4 (4.17%) Tableau
10 3 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.08%) Big Data
12 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.04%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Postman
1 4 (4.17%) Selenium
2 2 (2.08%) MSTest
2 2 (2.08%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (2.08%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 27 (28.13%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Marketing
3 3 (3.13%) Billing
3 3 (3.13%) Law
3 3 (3.13%) Legal
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.08%) Local Government
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (41.67%) Analyst
2 16 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 12 (12.50%) Trainer
4 9 (9.38%) Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Marketing Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Marketing Data Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Data Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Support
9 4 (4.17%) Azure Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Power BI Developer
9 4 (4.17%) SQL BI Developer
9 4 (4.17%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) XML
2 7 (7.29%) ggplot2
3 6 (6.25%) JSON
4 4 (4.17%) HTML
5 3 (3.13%) jQuery
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.04%) CSS
6 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.42%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.71%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (13.54%) e-Learning
4 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.08%) Handset
6 2 (2.08%) User Experience
7 1 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.04%) FMCG
7 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.04%) NHS
7 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Windows
2 5 (5.21%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.17%) Unix
4 3 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (21.88%) Time Management
4 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (20.83%) Visualisation
5 17 (17.71%) Analytics
5 17 (17.71%) Coaching
6 16 (16.67%) Decision-Making
7 15 (15.63%) Data Science
8 13 (13.54%) ETL
9 12 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 12 (12.50%) Data Transformation
10 10 (10.42%) Workflow
11 8 (8.33%) Data Management
11 8 (8.33%) ERP
11 8 (8.33%) Migration
11 8 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering
12 7 (7.29%) Commercial Awareness
12 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.67%) SQL
2 13 (13.54%) T-SQL
3 12 (12.50%) Python
4 7 (7.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 7 (7.29%) R
5 3 (3.13%) Java
5 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.08%) C#
6 2 (2.08%) U-SQL
6 2 (2.08%) VBA
7 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) ACCA
2 3 (3.13%) CIMA
2 3 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) Data Quality
2 9 (9.38%) GDPR
2 9 (9.38%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 54 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) Cognos
3 3 (3.13%) Google
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle
3 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.08%) Avaya
4 2 (2.08%) Intel
4 2 (2.08%) Sage
4 2 (2.08%) Workday
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe
5 1 (1.04%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.04%) Apple
5 1 (1.04%) Citrix
5 1 (1.04%) Hotjar
5 1 (1.04%) SAP
5 1 (1.04%) Tealeaf
5 1 (1.04%) Tealium