Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 79 94
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 494 617 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.25% 3.41% 3.02%
As % of the Applications category 32.82% 35.26% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 390 490 438
Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £34,455 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +6.02% -4.41%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 1505 1750 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.89% 9.68% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1367 1337
Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -4.76%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,000 £51,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the Midlands

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the Midlands

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
West Midlands -1 350 £36,000 +10.77% 18
East Midlands +2 144 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 229 (46.36%) Microsoft
2 216 (43.72%) SQL
3 151 (30.57%) Analytical Skills
4 143 (28.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 140 (28.34%) Microsoft Office
6 112 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
7 101 (20.45%) Finance
8 87 (17.61%) Degree
9 81 (16.40%) SQL Server
10 75 (15.18%) Analytics
11 70 (14.17%) MS Visio
12 64 (12.96%) Marketing
13 63 (12.75%) Data Analysis
14 60 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 60 (12.15%) Tableau
15 58 (11.74%) Project Management
15 58 (11.74%) Windows
16 51 (10.32%) PRINCE2
17 50 (10.12%) SAS
18 49 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
19 47 (9.51%) CRM
20 46 (9.31%) VBA
21 43 (8.70%) Mathematics
22 42 (8.50%) Microsoft Project
23 41 (8.30%) Oracle
23 41 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
24 39 (7.89%) ITIL
24 39 (7.89%) Time Management
25 38 (7.69%) Data Management
25 38 (7.69%) Service Delivery

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 50 (10.12%) SAS
2 35 (7.09%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.63%) IIS
4 10 (2.02%) Apache
5 7 (1.42%) JBoss
5 7 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.21%) CMS
7 4 (0.81%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.81%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.61%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.61%) WordPress
9 2 (0.40%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.40%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.20%) Documentum
10 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 143 (28.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 140 (28.34%) Microsoft Office
3 70 (14.17%) MS Visio
4 42 (8.50%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.82%) Acrobat
7 8 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (1.62%) RoboHelp
8 4 (0.81%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.81%) Snagit
9 3 (0.61%) ArcInfo
10 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.20%) CATIA
10 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.20%) Simulink
10 1 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.21%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 5 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.61%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Utilities
5 2 (0.40%) Primavera
5 2 (0.40%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.20%) Actimize
6 1 (0.20%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.20%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.63%) Office 365
2 8 (1.62%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.61%) AdWords
5 3 (0.61%) SaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.45%) Internet
2 9 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.42%) Firewall
4 6 (1.21%) VPN
5 5 (1.01%) DHCP
5 5 (1.01%) LAN
5 5 (1.01%) WAN
5 5 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.81%) Intranet
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.40%) NAS
7 2 (0.40%) Network Security
7 2 (0.40%) PBX
7 2 (0.40%) SAN
7 2 (0.40%) Skype
7 2 (0.40%) Softphone
7 2 (0.40%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.20%) DNS
8 1 (0.20%) FTP
8 1 (0.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (6.07%) MS Access
3 30 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (5.47%) Power BI
5 26 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (4.86%) QlikView
7 23 (4.66%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (3.04%) OLAP
10 14 (2.83%) Base SAS
10 14 (2.83%) Data Mart
11 12 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (1.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 8 (1.62%) Oracle Database
15 7 (1.42%) Big Data
16 6 (1.21%) SAS Enterprise Miner
16 6 (1.21%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (2.83%) ProC
2 9 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.21%) JIRA
3 6 (1.21%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.40%) CANoe
4 2 (0.40%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.20%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.20%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
General
1 101 (20.45%) Finance
2 64 (12.96%) Marketing
3 33 (6.68%) Retail
4 21 (4.25%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.04%) Legal
6 11 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.42%) Advertising
7 7 (1.42%) Banking
8 5 (1.01%) Automotive
9 3 (0.61%) Electronics
9 3 (0.61%) Games
9 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.61%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.40%) French Language
10 2 (0.40%) German Language
10 2 (0.40%) Law
10 2 (0.40%) Polish Language
10 2 (0.40%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 218 (44.13%) Analyst
2 64 (12.96%) Developer
3 52 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 37 (7.49%) Business Analyst
5 32 (6.48%) Senior Analyst
6 31 (6.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 23 (4.66%) SQL Analyst
8 22 (4.45%) Consultant
9 21 (4.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 21 (4.25%) Insight Analyst
10 20 (4.05%) Project Manager
11 19 (3.85%) Administrator
12 17 (3.44%) Coordinator
12 17 (3.44%) SSRS Developer
13 15 (3.04%) Junior
13 15 (3.04%) SQL Developer
14 13 (2.63%) Applications Support
14 13 (2.63%) Implementation Consultant
14 13 (2.63%) SAS Developer
15 12 (2.43%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.63%) .NET
2 11 (2.23%) HTML
3 8 (1.62%) CSS
3 8 (1.62%) XML
4 7 (1.42%) MDX
5 4 (0.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.81%) Web Services
6 3 (0.61%) HTML5
6 3 (0.61%) jQuery
6 3 (0.61%) SOAP
6 3 (0.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.40%) .NET Core
7 2 (0.40%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.40%) CSS3
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.40%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.20%) JSON
8 1 (0.20%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 151 (30.57%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.07%) Management Information System
3 28 (5.67%) Computer Science
4 25 (5.06%) Data Structures
5 7 (1.42%) PMI
6 6 (1.21%) Driving Licence
6 6 (1.21%) Fintech
6 6 (1.21%) Reference Data
7 4 (0.81%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.81%) Life Science
7 4 (0.81%) SCADA
7 4 (0.81%) User Experience
8 3 (0.61%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.61%) iPad
8 3 (0.61%) Social Media
9 2 (0.40%) EPoS
9 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Licensing
9 2 (0.40%) NHS
9 2 (0.40%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.74%) Windows
2 22 (4.45%) Windows 7
3 18 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (3.24%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.63%) Windows 10
6 9 (1.82%) Unix
7 8 (1.62%) Windows 8
7 8 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.42%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.81%) Linux
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.20%) VMS
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
2 75 (15.18%) Analytics
3 63 (12.75%) Data Analysis
4 58 (11.74%) Project Management
5 51 (10.32%) PRINCE2
6 49 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (9.51%) CRM
8 43 (8.70%) Mathematics
9 41 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 39 (7.89%) ITIL
10 39 (7.89%) Time Management
11 38 (7.69%) Data Management
11 38 (7.69%) Service Delivery
12 33 (6.68%) Change Management
12 33 (6.68%) Visualisation
13 32 (6.48%) Risk Management
14 24 (4.86%) Business Analysis
14 24 (4.86%) Data Visualisation
14 24 (4.86%) Process Improvement
15 22 (4.45%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 216 (43.72%) SQL
2 46 (9.31%) VBA
3 25 (5.06%) C#
4 24 (4.86%) C
5 23 (4.66%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.04%) JavaScript
7 14 (2.83%) PROC SQL
8 12 (2.43%) PowerShell
9 11 (2.23%) VB
10 8 (1.62%) Java
10 8 (1.62%) Python
10 8 (1.62%) VBScript
11 7 (1.42%) R
12 5 (1.01%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 3 (0.61%) C++
13 3 (0.61%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.61%) XPath
14 2 (0.40%) Perl
14 2 (0.40%) PHP
14 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (17.61%) Degree
2 17 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.83%) SAS Certification
5 13 (2.63%) ISEB
6 12 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (2.23%) PMI Certification
7 11 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (1.62%) PMP
8 8 (1.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 5 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.81%) GCFA
10 4 (0.81%) GCFE
10 4 (0.81%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.61%) ACCA
11 3 (0.61%) APMP
11 3 (0.61%) CIMA
11 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.40%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.28%) Data Quality
2 26 (5.26%) PMO
3 19 (3.85%) QA
4 18 (3.64%) SLA
5 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.61%) P3O
6 2 (0.40%) COBIT
6 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.40%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.21%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.81%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.61%) XenApp
6 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) EnCase
1 4 (0.81%) FTK
2 3 (0.61%) SCCM
2 3 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.40%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.40%) Nessus
Vendors
1 229 (46.36%) Microsoft
2 60 (12.15%) Tableau
3 41 (8.30%) Oracle
4 14 (2.83%) VMware
5 11 (2.23%) Adobe
5 11 (2.23%) Cisco
5 11 (2.23%) Google
6 10 (2.02%) IBM
6 10 (2.02%) SAP
7 8 (1.62%) Cognos
8 6 (1.21%) HP
8 6 (1.21%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (0.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (0.81%) Cellebrite
9 4 (0.81%) NetApp
9 4 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.61%) EMC
10 3 (0.61%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.61%) Lotus
10 3 (0.61%) Twitter