The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 74 82
Rank change year-on-year -42 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 172 194 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.52% 3.45% 3.40%
As % of the Applications category 33.27% 38.19% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 126 156 153
Median salary £30,750 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  

Microsoft Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 517 508 723
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 7.57% 9.02% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 403 421 523
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year +1.49% -0.74%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the North West

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the North West

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the North West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the North West

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -46 92 £32,500 -7.14% 16
Cheshire -18 48 £31,500 -17.10% 8
Merseyside +5 17 £28,000 -17.64% 2
Lancashire -7 14 £32,000 +6.66% 5
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 170 (50.00%) SQL
2 148 (43.53%) Microsoft
3 108 (31.76%) Microsoft Office
4 105 (30.88%) SQL Server
5 102 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 96 (28.24%) Analytical Skills
7 79 (23.24%) Finance
8 72 (21.18%) Degree
9 70 (20.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 65 (19.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 63 (18.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 62 (18.24%) VBA
13 59 (17.35%) CRM
14 57 (16.76%) Analytics
15 50 (14.71%) Marketing
15 50 (14.71%) Data Analysis
16 48 (14.12%) .NET
17 44 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
18 42 (12.35%) Tableau
19 40 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
20 38 (11.18%) MS Visio
21 37 (10.88%) ETL
21 37 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
22 36 (10.59%) T-SQL
22 36 (10.59%) C#
23 34 (10.00%) E-Commerce
24 33 (9.71%) Power BI
25 31 (9.12%) SharePoint
25 31 (9.12%) Management Information System
26 29 (8.53%) Project Management

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 31 (9.12%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.41%) SAS
3 5 (1.47%) CMS
4 4 (1.18%) Alfresco
4 4 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.59%) Confluence
5 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.59%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 108 (31.76%) Microsoft Office
2 70 (20.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 38 (11.18%) MS Visio
4 13 (3.82%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (2.35%) SPSS
7 6 (1.76%) Acrobat
7 6 (1.76%) Camtasia
7 6 (1.76%) Snagit
8 2 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.59%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.59%) InDesign
8 2 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (6.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (2.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (1.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (1.47%) Sage CRM
5 5 (1.47%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.88%) FastStats
6 3 (0.88%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.59%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.59%) Sage 1000
7 2 (0.59%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.29%) HFM
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.29%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.29%) Unica
8 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.94%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.88%) Yammer
5 2 (0.59%) Office 365
5 2 (0.59%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.47%) FTP
2 4 (1.18%) VoIP
3 2 (0.59%) Broadband
3 2 (0.59%) Extranet
3 2 (0.59%) LAN
3 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.59%) WAN
4 1 (0.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) Skype
4 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 65 (19.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (18.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (9.71%) Power BI
6 27 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (5.29%) MS Access
8 17 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
8 17 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (4.71%) QlikView
10 14 (4.12%) Relational Database
11 11 (3.24%) Data Mining
12 10 (2.94%) MySQL
13 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (1.47%) BigQuery
15 5 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (1.47%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 17 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.47%) Selenium
5 4 (1.18%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.18%) NUnit
5 4 (1.18%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.59%) JIRA
6 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.29%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 79 (23.24%) Finance
2 50 (14.71%) Marketing
3 23 (6.76%) Retail
4 15 (4.41%) Advertising
5 14 (4.12%) Banking
5 14 (4.12%) Law
5 14 (4.12%) Legal
6 11 (3.24%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.06%) German Language
9 6 (1.76%) French Language
9 6 (1.76%) Games
10 4 (1.18%) Publishing
11 3 (0.88%) Back Office
12 2 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.59%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.29%) Avionics
13 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (41.76%) Analyst
2 65 (19.12%) Developer
3 35 (10.29%) Data Analyst
4 30 (8.82%) SQL Developer
5 25 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 25 (7.35%) SQL Analyst
6 18 (5.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 14 (4.12%) SQL BI Developer
7 14 (4.12%) Support Engineer
8 13 (3.82%) Implementation Manager
8 13 (3.82%) Support Analyst
9 12 (3.53%) SQL Data Analyst
10 11 (3.24%) Project Manager
10 11 (3.24%) Report Analyst
11 9 (2.65%) Business Analyst
11 9 (2.65%) Insight Analyst
11 9 (2.65%) Junior
12 8 (2.35%) Coordinator
12 8 (2.35%) Graduate
12 8 (2.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.12%) .NET
2 15 (4.41%) ASP.NET
2 15 (4.41%) HTML
3 12 (3.53%) CSS
3 12 (3.53%) XML
4 9 (2.65%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.35%) MDX
6 7 (2.06%) Web Services
7 6 (1.76%) jQuery
8 5 (1.47%) XHTML
9 3 (0.88%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.88%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.88%) HTML5
10 2 (0.59%) ADO
10 2 (0.59%) CSS3
10 2 (0.59%) Dapper ORM
10 2 (0.59%) Middleware
10 2 (0.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.59%) WinForms
10 2 (0.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 96 (28.24%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.12%) Management Information System
3 23 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.82%) NHS
4 13 (3.82%) Social Media
5 12 (3.53%) Digital Media
6 11 (3.24%) iPad
7 10 (2.94%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.47%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.47%) FMCG
8 5 (1.47%) Life Science
8 5 (1.47%) W3C
9 4 (1.18%) Clustering
9 4 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.18%) Pricing Data
9 4 (1.18%) User Experience
10 3 (0.88%) Fintech
11 2 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.59%) OTC Derivatives
11 2 (0.59%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.24%) Windows
2 13 (3.82%) Windows 7
3 9 (2.65%) Windows 10
4 8 (2.35%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.18%) Unix
6 3 (0.88%) Linux
7 2 (0.59%) Android
7 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (17.35%) CRM
3 57 (16.76%) Analytics
4 50 (14.71%) Data Analysis
5 40 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (10.88%) ETL
6 37 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 29 (8.53%) Project Management
9 25 (7.35%) ITIL
10 23 (6.76%) ERP
11 21 (6.18%) Business Analysis
11 21 (6.18%) Data Modelling
12 20 (5.88%) SEO
13 19 (5.59%) Performance Optimisation
14 18 (5.29%) Process Improvement
15 16 (4.71%) Data Management
15 16 (4.71%) Digital Marketing
15 16 (4.71%) SDLC
16 15 (4.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 170 (50.00%) SQL
2 62 (18.24%) VBA
3 36 (10.59%) C#
3 36 (10.59%) T-SQL
4 17 (5.00%) VB
5 14 (4.12%) Python
5 14 (4.12%) R
6 13 (3.82%) JavaScript
7 11 (3.24%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.35%) PHP
9 7 (2.06%) VBScript
10 6 (1.76%) Java
11 5 (1.47%) C
12 4 (1.18%) C++
12 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.29%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 72 (21.18%) Degree
2 11 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.76%) MOS
3 6 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (1.47%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 4 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (1.18%) MCSA
5 4 (1.18%) MCT
5 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.88%) ISEB
6 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.59%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.59%) PhD
8 1 (0.29%) ACCA
8 1 (0.29%) CIMA
8 1 (0.29%) CISSP
8 1 (0.29%) MCP
8 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.18%) SLA
2 18 (5.29%) PMO
3 11 (3.24%) Data Quality
4 10 (2.94%) QA
5 3 (0.88%) EMIR
5 3 (0.88%) MiFID
5 3 (0.88%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.59%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.59%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.29%) COBIT
7 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.88%) XenApp
3 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 148 (43.53%) Microsoft
2 42 (12.35%) Tableau
3 22 (6.47%) Oracle
4 18 (5.29%) Cognos
5 17 (5.00%) SAP
6 13 (3.82%) iManage
7 11 (3.24%) IBM
7 11 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.94%) Google
8 10 (2.94%) Sage
9 9 (2.65%) Alteryx
10 8 (2.35%) Adobe
10 8 (2.35%) ServiceNow
11 7 (2.06%) Citrix
12 5 (1.47%) LexisNexis
13 4 (1.18%) Cisco
13 4 (1.18%) Interwoven
13 4 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
14 3 (0.88%) Cognizant
14 3 (0.88%) Netezza
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