Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 99 79
Rank change year-on-year +22 -20 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 482 498 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.70% 3.25% 3.41%
As % of the Applications category 37.34% 32.87% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 377 393 492
Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,455
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.58% +6.02%
10th Percentile £21,840 £21,250 £21,544
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,800 £56,000
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -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 1,291 1,515 1,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.91% 9.90% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1,240 1,378
Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - +4.84%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 +22 360 £35,500 - 69
East Midlands -15 121 £35,000 +7.69% 47
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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.

1 244 (50.62%) Microsoft
2 186 (38.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 173 (35.89%) SQL
4 164 (34.02%) Microsoft Office
5 157 (32.57%) Finance
6 116 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
7 108 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
8 104 (21.58%) SQL Server
9 87 (18.05%) Degree
10 84 (17.43%) ITIL
11 79 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
12 61 (12.66%) VBA
12 61 (12.66%) SLA
13 59 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 58 (12.03%) Project Management
14 58 (12.03%) Analytics
15 57 (11.83%) MS Visio
16 53 (11.00%) T-SQL
16 53 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 52 (10.79%) Service Delivery
18 50 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
19 49 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
20 44 (9.13%) GDPR
21 43 (8.92%) ITSM
21 43 (8.92%) Performance Management
21 43 (8.92%) Data Protection
22 40 (8.30%) Business Analysis
22 40 (8.30%) Power BI
23 38 (7.88%) Windows
24 37 (7.68%) Internet

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 30 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.66%) SAS
3 5 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.83%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.62%) CMS
5 3 (0.62%) IIS
6 2 (0.41%) DNN
7 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 186 (38.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 164 (34.02%) Microsoft Office
3 57 (11.83%) MS Visio
4 30 (6.22%) Microsoft Project
5 20 (4.15%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.83%) Simulink
6 4 (0.83%) Stateflow
7 3 (0.62%) TargetLink
8 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.66%) FastStats
2 7 (1.45%) Primavera
3 5 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.83%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.83%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.62%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.21%) Line 50
7 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.21%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.32%) Serverless
3 6 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.24%) IBM Cloud
3 6 (1.24%) SaaS
3 6 (1.24%) SoftLayer
4 5 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (1.04%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.04%) AWS CloudTrail
4 5 (1.04%) AWS CodePipeline
4 5 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (1.04%) CloudFront
4 5 (1.04%) Office 365
5 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.83%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.68%) Internet
2 5 (1.04%) Intranet
3 4 (0.83%) ADSL
3 4 (0.83%) Broadband
3 4 (0.83%) SMS
3 4 (0.83%) VDSL
3 4 (0.83%) VPN
3 4 (0.83%) xDSL
4 3 (0.62%) DSL
5 2 (0.41%) DHCP
5 2 (0.41%) DNS
5 2 (0.41%) FTP
5 2 (0.41%) RTP
5 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.41%) VLAN
6 1 (0.21%) Modbus
6 1 (0.21%) Profibus
6 1 (0.21%) RFID
6 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (21.58%) SQL Server
2 59 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (8.30%) Power BI
5 31 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (4.98%) QlikView
8 20 (4.15%) Crystal Reports
9 19 (3.94%) Relational Database
10 16 (3.32%) MS Access
11 12 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (2.28%) Qlik Sense
13 10 (2.07%) Data Mining
14 8 (1.66%) MySQL
15 6 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (1.24%) Looker
15 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (1.04%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 5 (1.04%) Big Data
16 5 (1.04%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 12 (2.49%) JIRA
2 11 (2.28%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.62%) FrontPage
5 3 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.62%) Subversion
6 2 (0.41%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.41%) TestRail
6 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.21%) CANoe
7 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
General
1 157 (32.57%) Finance
2 37 (7.68%) Marketing
2 37 (7.68%) Retail
3 28 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.19%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.90%) Back Office
6 13 (2.70%) Publishing
7 11 (2.28%) Automotive
8 10 (2.07%) Banking
9 9 (1.87%) Games
10 7 (1.45%) Legal
11 6 (1.24%) Electronics
12 3 (0.62%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.62%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 189 (39.21%) Analyst
2 52 (10.79%) Developer
3 48 (9.96%) Data Analyst
4 40 (8.30%) Business Analyst
5 30 (6.22%) Senior Analyst
6 29 (6.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 29 (6.02%) Coordinator
7 28 (5.81%) Service Manager
8 26 (5.39%) Delivery Manager
9 20 (4.15%) Report Analyst
10 19 (3.94%) Support Analyst
11 18 (3.73%) Junior
11 18 (3.73%) Services Delivery Manager
11 18 (3.73%) SQL Developer
12 15 (3.11%) Project Coordinator
13 14 (2.90%) Team Leader
14 13 (2.70%) Applications Support
14 13 (2.70%) SQL Analyst
15 12 (2.49%) Consultant
15 12 (2.49%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.60%) .NET
2 15 (3.11%) XML
3 12 (2.49%) JSON
4 11 (2.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (2.07%) Web Services
6 9 (1.87%) HTML
7 8 (1.66%) SOAP
8 5 (1.04%) Middleware
8 5 (1.04%) Node.js
8 5 (1.04%) SAML
8 5 (1.04%) XSLT
9 4 (0.83%) CSS
9 4 (0.83%) EDI
10 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.62%) HTML5
10 3 (0.62%) OpenGL
11 2 (0.41%) CSS3
11 2 (0.41%) Drools
11 2 (0.41%) Flash
11 2 (0.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 116 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.60%) Management Information System
3 26 (5.39%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (4.36%) Data Centre
5 19 (3.94%) Driving Licence
6 13 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.07%) PMI
8 8 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (0.83%) AS400
9 4 (0.83%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.83%) e-Learning
9 4 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (0.83%) NHS
9 4 (0.83%) Social Media
10 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.62%) User Experience
11 2 (0.41%) iPad
11 2 (0.41%) SCADA
11 2 (0.41%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.88%) Windows
2 21 (4.36%) Linux
3 11 (2.28%) Windows 7
3 11 (2.28%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.87%) Unix
5 7 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (0.62%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.41%) Android
7 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (17.43%) ITIL
3 79 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
4 58 (12.03%) Analytics
4 58 (12.03%) Project Management
5 52 (10.79%) Service Delivery
6 50 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (8.92%) Data Protection
8 43 (8.92%) ITSM
8 43 (8.92%) Performance Management
9 40 (8.30%) Business Analysis
10 37 (7.68%) Data Analysis
11 36 (7.47%) Contract Management
12 34 (7.05%) PRINCE2
13 32 (6.64%) Decision-Making
14 29 (6.02%) Scrum
15 28 (5.81%) Service Management
16 27 (5.60%) ETL
17 26 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 173 (35.89%) SQL
2 61 (12.66%) VBA
3 53 (11.00%) T-SQL
4 29 (6.02%) C#
5 22 (4.56%) C
6 18 (3.73%) Python
7 14 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 11 (2.28%) VB
9 9 (1.87%) Java
9 9 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.66%) R
11 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.24%) C++
12 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.62%) VBScript
13 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.41%) Perl
14 1 (0.21%) ABAP
14 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 87 (18.05%) Degree
2 35 (7.26%) ISEB
3 30 (6.22%) Security Cleared
4 23 (4.77%) SC Cleared
5 17 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.28%) HNC
7 10 (2.07%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.87%) IIBA
9 6 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (1.04%) HND
11 4 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.62%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.21%) ACCA
14 1 (0.21%) CIMA
14 1 (0.21%) ECDL
14 1 (0.21%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (12.66%) SLA
2 44 (9.13%) GDPR
3 29 (6.02%) PMO
4 19 (3.94%) QA
5 12 (2.49%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.83%) HAZOP
7 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.41%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.41%) P3O
9 1 (0.21%) COSHH
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 26262
9 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) Ansible
1 5 (1.04%) Kubernetes
1 5 (1.04%) Mesos
1 5 (1.04%) rkt
1 5 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
1 5 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (1.04%) Terraform
2 4 (0.83%) HP ALM
2 4 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.41%) Control-M
3 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 244 (50.62%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.64%) Tableau
3 24 (4.98%) SAP
4 22 (4.56%) Oracle
5 20 (4.15%) IBM
6 11 (2.28%) HP
6 11 (2.28%) ServiceNow
6 11 (2.28%) Xamarin
7 10 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.66%) Kronos
8 8 (1.66%) Northgate
9 7 (1.45%) Google
10 5 (1.04%) Adobe
10 5 (1.04%) Dell
10 5 (1.04%) Fujitsu
10 5 (1.04%) Hitachi
10 5 (1.04%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.04%) Planview
10 5 (1.04%) Remedy
11 4 (0.83%) Cadence