Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 81 115
Rank change year-on-year -18 +34 -20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 51 75 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.29% 3.24% 2.33%
As % of the Applications category 31.88% 36.23% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 34 58 57
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +18.46%
10th Percentile £19,975 £23,500 £24,400
90th Percentile £79,550 £52,500 £58,000
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 Reading with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 160 207 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.17% 8.95% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 126 160 181
Reading median annual salary £32,500 £39,130 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.94% +0.33% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £64,125 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Reading

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Reading

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Reading over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 24 (47.06%) SQL
3 22 (43.14%) Finance
4 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (31.37%) Degree
5 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (25.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (21.57%) Analytics
8 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (17.65%) Oracle
9 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 8 (15.69%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (13.73%) Tableau
11 7 (13.73%) Project Management
11 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (11.76%) Big Data
12 6 (11.76%) Data Quality
12 6 (11.76%) Retail
13 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (9.80%) Marketing
13 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
13 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
13 5 (9.80%) Data Visualisation
13 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
13 5 (9.80%) SAP Data Services
13 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
13 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.96%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
1 2 (3.92%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (3.92%) Skype
2 1 (1.96%) GSM
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) LTE
2 1 (1.96%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (11.76%) Big Data
4 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.80%) Lumira
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (9.80%) Power BI
4 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.80%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (9.80%) Snowflake Schema
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.96%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
3 5 (9.80%) Marketing
4 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.88%) Legal
6 2 (3.92%) Law
6 2 (3.92%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.96%) French Language
7 1 (1.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Administrator
2 8 (15.69%) Data Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Applications Support
3 7 (13.73%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Graduate
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Customer Service Advisor
5 4 (7.84%) Graduate Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Graduate Data Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Operations Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.92%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Analytics
1 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (13.73%) Project Management
4 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) Data Integration
4 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.80%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (9.80%) Decision-Making
4 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (9.80%) SDLC
4 5 (9.80%) Security Management
4 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
4 5 (9.80%) Visualisation
5 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.88%) User Stories
6 3 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.84%) VBA
4 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.96%) APMP
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.88%) PMO
3 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) Tableau
4 5 (9.80%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Sage
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com