Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Spreadsheet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spreadsheet over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 341 303
Rank change year-on-year -2 -38 +42
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 31 24 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Applications category 2.88% 2.29% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 30
North West median annual salary £33,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.82% +10.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £27,900 £21,100 £20,575
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,500 £38,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -11.76%

Spreadsheet 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 North West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1078 1048 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.14% 8.52% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 823 841 1087
North West median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% +1.56%
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in the North West

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Spreadsheet in the North West

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Spreadsheet in the North West

Spreadsheet
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 Spreadsheet within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Manchester -4 13 £35,250 +28.18% 2
Merseyside +28 9 £31,500 +22.33%
Cheshire -33 7 £40,000 -
Cumbria +3 2 £32,500 +18.18%
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Spreadsheet 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 Spreadsheet.

1 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Waterfall
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (29.03%) Data Analysis
4 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
4 9 (29.03%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (29.03%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) CRM
5 8 (25.81%) VB
5 8 (25.81%) MySQL
5 8 (25.81%) B2B
5 8 (25.81%) Data Mining
6 6 (19.35%) DSDM
6 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
6 6 (19.35%) Handset
6 6 (19.35%) Scrum
6 6 (19.35%) Banking
6 6 (19.35%) Retail Banking
6 6 (19.35%) Use Case
6 6 (19.35%) Smartphone
6 6 (19.35%) Android
6 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
7 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing

Spreadsheet
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:

Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (25.81%) Data Mining
2 8 (25.81%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) C++Builder
1 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Retail Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Electronics
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Mobile Solutions Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Data Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Data Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Logistics Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Project Officer
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
3 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
3 6 (19.35%) Handset
3 6 (19.35%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.23%) Animation
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Android
2 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (35.48%) Waterfall
2 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (29.03%) Data Analysis
3 8 (25.81%) B2B
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
4 6 (19.35%) DSDM
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) Use Case
5 5 (16.13%) Logistics
5 5 (16.13%) Scenario Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
5 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Validation
6 4 (12.90%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) Information Security Management
6 4 (12.90%) Security Management
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) VB
3 3 (9.68%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) HND
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) iManage
2 1 (3.23%) Tableau