Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > Midlands
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 85 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 206 419 517
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.45% 3.44% 3.48%
As % of the Applications category 42.13% 35.78% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 159 310 433
Median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,200 £21,250 £20,550
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,895
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 489 1,171 1,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.19% 9.62% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 384 853 1,094
Median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £52,895
England median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the Midlands

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the Midlands

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the Midlands over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the Midlands

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 July 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
West Midlands +1 142 £37,500 +15.38% 10
East Midlands +16 64 £39,000 +14.71% 7
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 98 (47.57%) Microsoft
2 80 (38.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 68 (33.01%) Finance
4 61 (29.61%) SQL
4 61 (29.61%) Microsoft Office
5 39 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (16.99%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (14.08%) Decision-Making
7 29 (14.08%) Analytics
8 28 (13.59%) ITIL
8 28 (13.59%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (13.59%) Degree
9 26 (12.62%) Power Platform
10 24 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (11.65%) Project Management
10 24 (11.65%) Power BI
11 23 (11.17%) SLA
12 22 (10.68%) Data Analysis
13 20 (9.71%) Logistics
13 20 (9.71%) MS Visio
13 20 (9.71%) Windows
13 20 (9.71%) SAP
14 19 (9.22%) Change Management
14 19 (9.22%) Visualisation
15 18 (8.74%) Product Roadmap
16 17 (8.25%) SQL Server
16 17 (8.25%) CRM
16 17 (8.25%) SharePoint
16 17 (8.25%) QA
17 16 (7.77%) Telecoms

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 17 (8.25%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.85%) Confluence
3 5 (2.43%) SAS
4 3 (1.46%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.97%) Apache
5 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 80 (38.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 61 (29.61%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (9.71%) MS Visio
4 15 (7.28%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (2.91%) SPSS
6 3 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.97%) Quantrix
8 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Primavera
2 4 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.46%) Lawson
3 3 (1.46%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.46%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.97%) Veritas eDiscovery
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.49%) HFM
5 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.62%) Power Platform
2 15 (7.28%) Azure
3 8 (3.88%) PowerApps
4 5 (2.43%) Office 365
4 5 (2.43%) SaaS
5 4 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.94%) Smartsheet
6 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.46%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.97%) AdWords
7 2 (0.97%) npm
7 2 (0.97%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon Cognito
8 1 (0.49%) AWS
8 1 (0.49%) AWS CodeBuild
8 1 (0.49%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 1 (0.49%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.49%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.94%) GoToMeeting
2 4 (1.94%) Wireless
3 3 (1.46%) Internet
3 3 (1.46%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.49%) DHCP
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.49%) DWDM
4 1 (0.49%) Skype
4 1 (0.49%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.65%) Power BI
2 17 (8.25%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.31%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.94%) MySQL
7 4 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.94%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.46%) Data Mart
8 3 (1.46%) Essbase
8 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.46%) OLAP
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (1.46%) PowerPivot
8 3 (1.46%) QlikView
8 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.97%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 14 (6.80%) JIRA
2 8 (3.88%) Cypress.io
2 8 (3.88%) Selenium
2 8 (3.88%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.97%) Grunt
3 2 (0.97%) PuPHPet
3 2 (0.97%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.97%) webpack
4 1 (0.49%) Balsamiq
4 1 (0.49%) JMeter
4 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.49%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 68 (33.01%) Finance
2 16 (7.77%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.28%) Marketing
4 12 (5.83%) Public Sector
5 10 (4.85%) Retail
6 9 (4.37%) Billing
7 6 (2.91%) Local Government
8 5 (2.43%) Back Office
9 4 (1.94%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.94%) Legal
10 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.97%) Games
12 1 (0.49%) Banking
12 1 (0.49%) Housing Association
12 1 (0.49%) Law
12 1 (0.49%) Publishing
12 1 (0.49%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 79 (38.35%) Analyst
2 20 (9.71%) Support Analyst
3 15 (7.28%) Data Analyst
3 15 (7.28%) Developer
4 13 (6.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 11 (5.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 11 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (4.85%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (4.37%) Consultant
7 9 (4.37%) Vendor Manager
8 8 (3.88%) Power BI Analyst
9 7 (3.40%) Customer Analyst
9 7 (3.40%) Customer Support Analyst
9 7 (3.40%) QA Engineer
9 7 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (3.40%) Senior QA Engineer
10 6 (2.91%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (2.91%) Design Engineer
10 6 (2.91%) Installations Engineer
10 6 (2.91%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.85%) .NET
2 8 (3.88%) CSS
2 8 (3.88%) HTML
2 8 (3.88%) jQuery
2 8 (3.88%) XHTML
3 3 (1.46%) EDI
3 3 (1.46%) Middleware
3 3 (1.46%) Node.js
4 2 (0.97%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.97%) LAMP
4 2 (0.97%) Laravel
4 2 (0.97%) RESTful
4 2 (0.97%) Silex
4 2 (0.97%) Symfony
5 1 (0.49%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.49%) SAML
5 1 (0.49%) SOAP
5 1 (0.49%) Web Services
5 1 (0.49%) XML
5 1 (0.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.34%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.91%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.91%) e-Learning
3 6 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (2.91%) Wiki
4 5 (2.43%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.43%) PACS
4 5 (2.43%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.94%) CCTV
5 4 (1.94%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.94%) Digital TV
5 4 (1.94%) User Experience
6 3 (1.46%) AS400
7 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.97%) SCADA
7 2 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.49%) Robotics
8 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.71%) Windows
2 15 (7.28%) Windows 7
3 13 (6.31%) Windows 8
3 13 (6.31%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.43%) Linux
5 2 (0.97%) CentOS
5 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.97%) Unix
5 2 (0.97%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.99%) Problem-Solving
2 29 (14.08%) Analytics
2 29 (14.08%) Decision-Making
3 28 (13.59%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (13.59%) ITIL
4 24 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.65%) Project Management
5 22 (10.68%) Data Analysis
6 20 (9.71%) Logistics
7 19 (9.22%) Change Management
7 19 (9.22%) Visualisation
8 18 (8.74%) Product Roadmap
9 17 (8.25%) CRM
10 16 (7.77%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 16 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (7.77%) ERP
11 15 (7.28%) Mentoring
12 14 (6.80%) Data Cleansing
13 13 (6.31%) Service Management
14 12 (5.83%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 61 (29.61%) SQL
2 12 (5.83%) T-SQL
2 12 (5.83%) VBA
3 10 (4.85%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.37%) Python
5 8 (3.88%) R
6 7 (3.40%) VB
7 6 (2.91%) C#
7 6 (2.91%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.97%) C
8 2 (0.97%) PHP
9 1 (0.49%) C++
9 1 (0.49%) Java
9 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.49%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (13.59%) Degree
2 6 (2.91%) ACCA
3 5 (2.43%) CIMA
3 5 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.43%) PMP
4 4 (1.94%) HNC
4 4 (1.94%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.46%) ISEB
5 3 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) HND
6 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) CISM
7 1 (0.49%) CISSP
7 1 (0.49%) IIBA
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.49%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.17%) SLA
2 17 (8.25%) QA
3 14 (6.80%) PMO
4 10 (4.85%) Data Quality
5 9 (4.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.97%) IFRS
6 2 (0.97%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.49%) NIST
System Software
1 12 (5.83%) Firmware
2 4 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) SCCM
2 2 (0.97%) EnCase
2 2 (0.97%) FTK
3 1 (0.49%) Ansible
3 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.49%) Mesos
3 1 (0.49%) rkt
3 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 98 (47.57%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.71%) SAP
3 15 (7.28%) Oracle
4 11 (5.34%) Tableau
5 9 (4.37%) CheckPoint
6 7 (3.40%) JD Edwards
7 6 (2.91%) Capita
7 6 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.91%) Virgin Media
8 3 (1.46%) Epicor
8 3 (1.46%) IBM
8 3 (1.46%) IFS
8 3 (1.46%) Sage
8 3 (1.46%) Snow
9 2 (0.97%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.97%) Google
9 2 (0.97%) Nuix
9 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.97%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.97%) Zend