Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 64 49
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 35 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.51% 3.19% 4.07%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 38.32% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 28
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £30,750 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +6.96% -21.23%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £34,750 £51,750 £45,000
North West median annual salary £33,325 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +2.54% +3.17% -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 Merseyside with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 60 107 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.02% 8.33% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 44 84 92
Merseyside median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -6.45%
10th Percentile £22,625 £20,000 £21,025
90th Percentile £40,725 £50,875 £42,500
North West median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% +1.56%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Merseyside

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Merseyside

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Merseyside

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 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
Liverpool +14 24 £31,500 -3.08% 2
Wirral +3 6 £29,000 +5.45%
Birkenhead +6 1 £20,000 -20.00%
Bootle - 1 £30,000 -
St Helens - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (48.57%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
7 9 (25.71%) VB
7 9 (25.71%) MySQL
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (22.86%) Degree
8 8 (22.86%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (22.86%) B2B
8 8 (22.86%) Data Mining
8 8 (22.86%) CRM
8 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
9 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (20.00%) JIRA
10 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (14.29%) Information Security
11 5 (14.29%) VBA
11 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
11 5 (14.29%) Marketing
11 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Data Quality
11 5 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (11.43%) Data Reconciliation
12 4 (11.43%) SDLC
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (25.71%) MySQL
3 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (22.86%) Data Mining
5 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (11.43%) QlikView
6 2 (5.71%) MS Access
7 1 (2.86%) Power BI
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.57%) Advertising
5 2 (5.71%) Law
6 1 (2.86%) Legal
6 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Data Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Database Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Graduate
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Data Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Excel Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Graduate Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Graduate SQL Developer
5 3 (8.57%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (8.57%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (8.57%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Tester
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.86%) B2B
2 8 (22.86%) CRM
2 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Information Security
4 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Data Reconciliation
5 4 (11.43%) ETL
5 4 (11.43%) Information Security Management
5 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
5 4 (11.43%) SDLC
5 4 (11.43%) Security Management
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.71%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.71%) Pay per click
7 2 (5.71%) SEO
7 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.86%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) VB
3 5 (14.29%) VBA
4 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CISA
3 1 (2.86%) CISM
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 4 (11.43%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
3 1 (2.86%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Tableau
3 1 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.86%) SAP