Period
to 26 November 2021

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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 63 100 89
Rank change year-on-year +37 -11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 474 130 356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.38% 2.81% 3.16%
As % of the Applications category 40.24% 35.14% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 266 90 281
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £21,250
25th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,500 £36,750 £34,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +6.52% -1.43%
75th Percentile £46,250 £45,375 £46,500
90th Percentile £55,625 £60,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -2.44%

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 1,178 370 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 10.88% 8.00% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 779 273 827
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £19,875
25th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,400 £37,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.27% +15.38% -4.41%
75th Percentile £51,750 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,350 £53,750
England median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% +18.42% -5.00%

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 26 November 2021.

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 26 November 2021. 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 +30 295 £38,500 -1.91% 70
East Midlands +25 179 £37,500 +15.38% 38
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2021, 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.

1 280 (59.07%) Microsoft
2 201 (42.41%) Social Skills
3 146 (30.80%) Microsoft Office
4 143 (30.17%) Finance
5 133 (28.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 130 (27.43%) Retail
7 116 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
8 111 (23.42%) SQL
9 108 (22.78%) Facilities Management
10 104 (21.94%) Power Platform
11 101 (21.31%) Power BI
12 100 (21.10%) Project Management
13 95 (20.04%) Analytical Skills
14 87 (18.35%) SQL Server
15 81 (17.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 78 (16.46%) Analytics
17 77 (16.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 72 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
19 66 (13.92%) Service Delivery
20 65 (13.71%) Data Analysis
21 61 (12.87%) Decision-Making
22 59 (12.45%) Management Information System
23 56 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
24 53 (11.18%) T-SQL
24 53 (11.18%) VBA
25 52 (10.97%) Organisational Skills
26 44 (9.28%) Azure
27 42 (8.86%) SAP
27 42 (8.86%) SLA
28 41 (8.65%) SharePoint

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 41 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.48%) Confluence
3 2 (0.42%) CMS
4 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.21%) nginx
4 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 146 (30.80%) Microsoft Office
2 133 (28.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 26 (5.49%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.90%) SAP HR
2 8 (1.69%) Maximo
3 6 (1.27%) SAP Travel Management
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.42%) Line 50
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.42%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.42%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.21%) iTrent
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle iSupplier
6 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.21%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 104 (21.94%) Power Platform
2 44 (9.28%) Azure
3 21 (4.43%) Microsoft 365
4 19 (4.01%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 6 (1.27%) SaaS
5 6 (1.27%) Smartsheet
6 4 (0.84%) Mavenlink
6 4 (0.84%) Power Automate
7 3 (0.63%) AWS
7 3 (0.63%) Google Sheets
7 3 (0.63%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 3 (0.63%) PowerApps
8 2 (0.42%) Asana
8 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.42%) Taleo
8 2 (0.42%) Trello
9 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.21%) IaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.43%) VoIP
2 16 (3.38%) Intranet
3 12 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (1.69%) VPN
5 7 (1.48%) DHCP
5 7 (1.48%) DNS
6 6 (1.27%) 802.15
6 6 (1.27%) Bluetooth
6 6 (1.27%) Skype
6 6 (1.27%) WebEx
6 6 (1.27%) Wireless
6 6 (1.27%) ZigBee
6 6 (1.27%) Z-Wave
7 4 (0.84%) Internet
8 3 (0.63%) CTI
9 2 (0.42%) LAN
9 2 (0.42%) PBX
9 2 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.42%) SMS
9 2 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (21.31%) Power BI
2 87 (18.35%) SQL Server
3 81 (17.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 77 (16.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (8.23%) Tableau
6 23 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (3.80%) Data Lake
8 18 (3.80%) Star Schema
9 16 (3.38%) SQL Server 2019
10 10 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.69%) QlikView
11 8 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.48%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.27%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.05%) MS Access
14 5 (1.05%) Oracle OWB
14 5 (1.05%) Power Query
14 5 (1.05%) Spotfire
15 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (4.64%) JIRA
2 10 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (1.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) RStudio
4 1 (0.21%) Selenium
General
1 201 (42.41%) Social Skills
2 143 (30.17%) Finance
3 130 (27.43%) Retail
4 95 (20.04%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (10.97%) Organisational Skills
6 27 (5.70%) Law
7 26 (5.49%) Marketing
8 21 (4.43%) Public Sector
9 18 (3.80%) Manufacturing
10 15 (3.16%) Presentation Skills
11 9 (1.90%) Billing
11 9 (1.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 9 (1.90%) Legal
12 6 (1.27%) Automotive
12 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
13 5 (1.05%) Back Office
13 5 (1.05%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.84%) Environmental Health
15 3 (0.63%) Publishing
16 2 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (32.07%) Analyst
2 58 (12.24%) Developer
3 52 (10.97%) Data Analyst
4 25 (5.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 20 (4.22%) Support Analyst
6 18 (3.80%) Report Developer
6 18 (3.80%) SSRS Developer
7 17 (3.59%) Consultant
7 17 (3.59%) PMO Manager
8 15 (3.16%) Administrator
8 15 (3.16%) Data Engineer
9 14 (2.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 13 (2.74%) IT Analyst
11 12 (2.53%) Data Consultant
12 11 (2.32%) Coordinator
13 10 (2.11%) Project Analyst
13 10 (2.11%) Report Analyst
13 10 (2.11%) Systems Analyst
14 9 (1.90%) SQL Developer
14 9 (1.90%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.49%) .NET
2 22 (4.64%) MDX
3 6 (1.27%) 802.1X
3 6 (1.27%) SAP TM
4 5 (1.05%) EDI
5 4 (0.84%) ODBC
6 3 (0.63%) HTML
6 3 (0.63%) PySpark
7 2 (0.42%) CSS
7 2 (0.42%) JSON
7 2 (0.42%) XML
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 59 (12.45%) Management Information System
2 25 (5.27%) CCTV
3 21 (4.43%) Security Operations Centre
4 20 (4.22%) NHS
5 17 (3.59%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.74%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (1.69%) Analytical Mindset
9 6 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.05%) FMCG
10 5 (1.05%) Legacy Systems
11 4 (0.84%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.84%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.84%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.84%) PDA
11 4 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.84%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.63%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.06%) Windows
2 11 (2.32%) Windows 10
3 8 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 7 (1.48%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.27%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.63%) Linux
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.42%) Android
7 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
2 108 (22.78%) Facilities Management
3 100 (21.10%) Project Management
4 78 (16.46%) Analytics
5 72 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
6 66 (13.92%) Service Delivery
7 65 (13.71%) Data Analysis
8 61 (12.87%) Decision-Making
9 56 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (8.65%) Time Management
11 39 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (8.02%) Data Management
12 38 (8.02%) Line Management
13 37 (7.81%) Data Modelling
14 35 (7.38%) Change Management
14 35 (7.38%) Customer Requirements
14 35 (7.38%) Information Security
14 35 (7.38%) Visualisation
15 32 (6.75%) ETL
16 31 (6.54%) Commercial Awareness
Programming Languages
1 111 (23.42%) SQL
2 53 (11.18%) T-SQL
2 53 (11.18%) VBA
3 39 (8.23%) Python
4 31 (6.54%) C
5 27 (5.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 26 (5.49%) PowerShell
7 18 (3.80%) C#
8 16 (3.38%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.74%) R
10 3 (0.63%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.42%) PHP
11 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (6.33%) Degree
2 19 (4.01%) DBS Check
3 10 (2.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 9 (1.90%) CIPD
5 6 (1.27%) ISEB
5 6 (1.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.84%) ACCA
7 4 (0.84%) CIMA
7 4 (0.84%) HNC
8 2 (0.42%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.42%) PMP
8 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) CCNA
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.21%) MCITP
9 1 (0.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.86%) SLA
2 39 (8.23%) PMO
3 25 (5.27%) Data Quality
4 24 (5.06%) QA
5 17 (3.59%) GDPR
6 8 (1.69%) NEBOSH
7 4 (0.84%) COSHH
8 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.42%) P3O
10 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.21%) GRC
10 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.21%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (0.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.21%) Ansible
2 1 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.21%) Terraform
2 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 280 (59.07%) Microsoft
2 42 (8.86%) SAP
3 21 (4.43%) Databricks
4 17 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (3.38%) NEC
5 16 (3.38%) Northgate
5 16 (3.38%) Oracle
6 6 (1.27%) Genesys
6 6 (1.27%) HubSpot
7 5 (1.05%) BT
7 5 (1.05%) Citrix
7 5 (1.05%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.84%) Alteryx
8 4 (0.84%) Dell
8 4 (0.84%) Google
8 4 (0.84%) Openreach
8 4 (0.84%) Sage
9 3 (0.63%) Cisco
9 3 (0.63%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.63%) Verint