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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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 67 90 82
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 452 250 239
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.09% 3.06% 3.28%
As % of the Applications category 30.71% 36.39% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 324 204 182
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £21,325
25th Percentile £27,750 £28,938 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,750 £39,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.77% +4.00% +12.78%
75th Percentile £48,000 £49,031 £50,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £56,400 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 1,472 687 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.33% 8.42% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 924 554 490
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £21,000
25th Percentile £28,303 £26,750 £24,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.29% -2.86%
75th Percentile £48,750 £48,250 £46,687
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,000 £55,737
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +21 308 £37,500 -6.25% 29
East Midlands +16 142 £28,500 -23.49% 30
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 232 (51.33%) Microsoft
2 196 (43.36%) Microsoft Office
3 157 (34.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 142 (31.42%) Social Skills
5 130 (28.76%) Finance
6 120 (26.55%) SQL
7 113 (25.00%) Degree
8 110 (24.34%) Problem-Solving
9 104 (23.01%) Analytical Skills
10 97 (21.46%) Business Intelligence
11 95 (21.02%) Data Analysis
12 79 (17.48%) Power Platform
13 76 (16.81%) Power BI
14 74 (16.37%) SQL Server
15 73 (16.15%) Change Management
16 72 (15.93%) Project Management
17 67 (14.82%) Automotive
18 64 (14.16%) Validation
19 62 (13.72%) Agile
20 58 (12.83%) VBA
21 55 (12.17%) ERP
22 54 (11.95%) ETL
22 54 (11.95%) Decision-Making
23 50 (11.06%) Manufacturing
24 49 (10.84%) Windows
25 48 (10.62%) Microsoft 365
26 47 (10.40%) SharePoint
26 47 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
27 45 (9.96%) Analytics
28 44 (9.73%) SAP

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 47 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.43%) SAS
3 7 (1.55%) IIS
4 6 (1.33%) Confluence
5 4 (0.88%) CMS
6 2 (0.44%) Apache
6 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 196 (43.36%) Microsoft Office
2 157 (34.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 32 (7.08%) Microsoft Project
4 25 (5.53%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.77%) Simulink
5 8 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (1.77%) Stateflow
5 8 (1.77%) TargetLink
6 6 (1.33%) CATIA
7 5 (1.11%) Abaqus
8 4 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.77%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.33%) SAP MDG
3 3 (0.66%) TrackWise
4 2 (0.44%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.44%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.44%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) iTrent
5 1 (0.22%) Line 50
5 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle iSupplier
5 1 (0.22%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 79 (17.48%) Power Platform
2 48 (10.62%) Microsoft 365
3 42 (9.29%) Azure
4 26 (5.75%) Dynamics 365
4 26 (5.75%) OneDrive
5 15 (3.32%) Azure Data Factory
6 6 (1.33%) Miro
7 5 (1.11%) PowerApps
7 5 (1.11%) SaaS
8 4 (0.88%) Azure Logic Apps
8 4 (0.88%) Azure Pipelines
9 3 (0.66%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 3 (0.66%) Google Workspace
10 2 (0.44%) AWS
10 2 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.44%) Smartsheet
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon GuardDuty
11 1 (0.22%) Google Sheets
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 1 (0.22%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.97%) DNS
2 24 (5.31%) DHCP
3 20 (4.42%) VoIP
4 8 (1.77%) Internet
5 4 (0.88%) Firewall
6 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.44%) Broadband
7 2 (0.44%) RFID
7 2 (0.44%) Skype
7 2 (0.44%) SSL
7 2 (0.44%) VPN
8 1 (0.22%) ADSL
8 1 (0.22%) BGP
8 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.22%) LAN
8 1 (0.22%) OSPF
8 1 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.22%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.22%) VRRP
8 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.81%) Power BI
2 74 (16.37%) SQL Server
3 42 (9.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (4.87%) Tableau
7 19 (4.20%) Power Query
8 11 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.77%) MS Access
9 8 (1.77%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.33%) Big Data
10 6 (1.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 5 (1.11%) Data Lake
11 5 (1.11%) QlikView
11 5 (1.11%) Spotfire
12 4 (0.88%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (0.88%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (0.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (4.87%) JIRA
2 9 (1.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (1.55%) ProC
4 5 (1.11%) Log4Net
5 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.44%) RStudio
General
1 142 (31.42%) Social Skills
2 130 (28.76%) Finance
3 104 (23.01%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (14.82%) Automotive
5 50 (11.06%) Manufacturing
6 39 (8.63%) Public Sector
7 32 (7.08%) Law
8 30 (6.64%) Presentation Skills
9 28 (6.19%) Aerospace
10 26 (5.75%) Electronics
10 26 (5.75%) Retail
11 25 (5.53%) Organisational Skills
12 20 (4.42%) Marketing
12 20 (4.42%) Telecoms
13 19 (4.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 18 (3.98%) Influencing Skills
15 12 (2.65%) Billing
16 10 (2.21%) Games
17 9 (1.99%) Legal
18 8 (1.77%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 150 (33.19%) Analyst
2 53 (11.73%) Developer
3 49 (10.84%) Support Analyst
4 27 (5.97%) Data Analyst
4 27 (5.97%) Project Manager
5 25 (5.53%) Systems Analyst
6 21 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 20 (4.42%) Coordinator
8 17 (3.76%) IT Support
9 16 (3.54%) Consultant
9 16 (3.54%) IT Manager
10 14 (3.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 14 (3.10%) IT Analyst
10 14 (3.10%) SQL Developer
11 13 (2.88%) IT Project Manager
11 13 (2.88%) IT Support Analyst
11 13 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (2.43%) Software Engineer
14 10 (2.21%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.65%) .NET
2 9 (1.99%) EDI
3 5 (1.11%) .NET Core
3 5 (1.11%) .NET Framework
3 5 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.11%) ASP.NET Core
3 5 (1.11%) Entity Framework
3 5 (1.11%) NLog
3 5 (1.11%) ODBC
4 4 (0.88%) PySpark
5 3 (0.66%) MDX
5 3 (0.66%) Shiny
6 2 (0.44%) REST
6 2 (0.44%) VXML
6 2 (0.44%) Web Services
7 1 (0.22%) COM
7 1 (0.22%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.22%) SOAP
7 1 (0.22%) WML
7 1 (0.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.19%) Management Information System
2 32 (7.08%) Self-Motivation
3 30 (6.64%) Driving Licence
4 22 (4.87%) NHS
5 18 (3.98%) Infotainment
6 15 (3.32%) Virtual Team
7 14 (3.10%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.99%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (0.88%) Housing Association
10 4 (0.88%) User Experience
11 3 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.66%) FMCG
11 3 (0.66%) IoT
11 3 (0.66%) Life Science
12 2 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.44%) IVR
12 2 (0.44%) PMI
12 2 (0.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 49 (10.84%) Windows
2 41 (9.07%) Windows Server
3 34 (7.52%) Windows 10
4 9 (1.99%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (1.55%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.55%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.33%) Android
7 5 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.44%) Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (24.34%) Problem-Solving
2 97 (21.46%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (21.02%) Data Analysis
4 73 (16.15%) Change Management
5 72 (15.93%) Project Management
6 64 (14.16%) Validation
7 62 (13.72%) Agile
8 55 (12.17%) ERP
9 54 (11.95%) Decision-Making
9 54 (11.95%) ETL
10 47 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 45 (9.96%) Analytics
12 36 (7.96%) PRINCE2
13 35 (7.74%) Data Security
14 34 (7.52%) Data Management
15 31 (6.86%) Process Improvement
16 30 (6.64%) ITIL
16 30 (6.64%) Project Delivery
17 29 (6.42%) Visualisation
18 27 (5.97%) FMEA
Programming Languages
1 120 (26.55%) SQL
2 58 (12.83%) VBA
3 35 (7.74%) Python
4 31 (6.86%) C
5 30 (6.64%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.32%) VB
7 13 (2.88%) R
8 8 (1.77%) MATLAB
9 7 (1.55%) PROC SQL
9 7 (1.55%) SAS Macro
10 6 (1.33%) C#
10 6 (1.33%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 113 (25.00%) Degree
2 23 (5.09%) DBS Check
3 15 (3.32%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.32%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.11%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.88%) ISEB
6 4 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (0.66%) PMP
8 2 (0.44%) APMP
8 2 (0.44%) CCNA
8 2 (0.44%) CCNP
8 2 (0.44%) CIMA
8 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.22%) CCAB
9 1 (0.22%) CISSP
9 1 (0.22%) GCIH
9 1 (0.22%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.09%) PMO
2 19 (4.20%) Data Quality
2 19 (4.20%) QA
3 16 (3.54%) GDPR
4 8 (1.77%) IEC 61508
4 8 (1.77%) ISO 26262
4 8 (1.77%) MISRA
4 8 (1.77%) P3O
4 8 (1.77%) SLA
5 7 (1.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 7 (1.55%) CDISC
5 7 (1.55%) Good Clinical Practice
6 5 (1.11%) Accessibility
7 4 (0.88%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.66%) GAMP
8 3 (0.66%) GMP
9 1 (0.22%) NCSC
9 1 (0.22%) NIST
System Software
1 36 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.99%) SCCM
2 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.22%) Nessus
3 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 232 (51.33%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.73%) SAP
3 21 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (4.20%) NEC
4 19 (4.20%) Northgate
5 14 (3.10%) Oracle
6 13 (2.88%) Google
7 11 (2.43%) Cisco
8 10 (2.21%) Citrix
9 9 (1.99%) Dell
10 8 (1.77%) MathWorks
11 7 (1.55%) Databricks
11 7 (1.55%) Sage
11 7 (1.55%) Workday
12 6 (1.33%) Ariba
12 6 (1.33%) Cognos
12 6 (1.33%) JD Edwards
13 5 (1.11%) New Relic
13 5 (1.11%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.88%) HubSpot