Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 60 111
Rank change year-on-year -11 +51 -27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 81 109 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.34% 4.33% 2.59%
As % of the Applications category 44.02% 48.66% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 60 80 80
Reading median annual salary £33,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £24,925 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £50,250 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +12.31%

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 184 224 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.60% 8.90% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 143 174 166
Reading median annual salary £33,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,750 £57,500 £56,875
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,043 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.43% +1.45% -

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 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 36 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (41.98%) Microsoft
3 30 (37.04%) SQL
4 26 (32.10%) Microsoft Office
5 25 (30.86%) Finance
6 20 (24.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (20.99%) Degree
9 15 (18.52%) Telecoms
10 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
11 11 (13.58%) Project Management
11 11 (13.58%) Decision-Making
11 11 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (12.35%) Customer Requirements
12 10 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (12.35%) Marketing
12 10 (12.35%) Data Analysis
13 9 (11.11%) Capita
13 9 (11.11%) QA
13 9 (11.11%) Analytics
13 9 (11.11%) VBA
14 8 (9.88%) Power BI
15 7 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
15 7 (8.64%) C#
15 7 (8.64%) Test Automation
16 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
16 6 (7.41%) Windows
16 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (7.41%) Crystal Reports

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 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (32.10%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (24.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.23%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.47%) Traffica
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) IaaS
2 3 (3.70%) PaaS
2 3 (3.70%) SaaS
3 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.47%) ADSL
3 2 (2.47%) Broadband
3 2 (2.47%) Firewall
3 2 (2.47%) GPRS
3 2 (2.47%) GSM
3 2 (2.47%) LTE
3 2 (2.47%) Skype
3 2 (2.47%) UMTS
4 1 (1.23%) 2G
4 1 (1.23%) 3G
4 1 (1.23%) 4G
4 1 (1.23%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) Power BI
3 6 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.70%) Big Data
5 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.23%) OLAP
7 1 (1.23%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.23%) QlikView
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 25 (30.86%) Finance
2 15 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.35%) Marketing
4 5 (6.17%) Legal
5 4 (4.94%) Billing
6 3 (3.70%) Advertising
6 3 (3.70%) Law
7 2 (2.47%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.23%) Electronics
8 1 (1.23%) French Language
8 1 (1.23%) German Language
8 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Analyst
2 13 (16.05%) Data Analyst
3 9 (11.11%) Administrator
4 7 (8.64%) Consultant
4 7 (8.64%) Graduate
5 6 (7.41%) Graduate Analyst
5 6 (7.41%) Graduate Data Analyst
5 6 (7.41%) Telecoms Manager
6 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 5 (6.17%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Customer Service Advisor
7 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.94%) QA Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Software Consultant
8 3 (3.70%) Account Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.70%) Telecoms Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) Ajax
1 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
1 3 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (3.70%) Node.js
1 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) COM
3 1 (1.23%) ODBC
3 1 (1.23%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 36 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.23%) FMCG
5 1 (1.23%) PMI
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Social Media
5 1 (1.23%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Unix
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (13.58%) Decision-Making
2 11 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (13.58%) Project Management
3 10 (12.35%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (12.35%) Data Analysis
3 10 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (11.11%) Analytics
5 7 (8.64%) Test Automation
6 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.17%) Process Improvement
7 5 (6.17%) Time Management
8 4 (4.94%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.94%) Functional Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Regression Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Scrum
8 4 (4.94%) Test Scripting
8 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.04%) SQL
2 9 (11.11%) VBA
3 7 (8.64%) C#
4 4 (4.94%) C++
4 4 (4.94%) Java
4 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.70%) CIMA
4 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.23%) ACCA
5 1 (1.23%) APMP
5 1 (1.23%) CCENT
5 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.23%) MCDST
5 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.70%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Netcool
1 2 (2.47%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 34 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) Capita
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle
4 4 (4.94%) HP
5 3 (3.70%) Tableau
6 2 (2.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.23%) Civica
7 1 (1.23%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.23%) Pardot
7 1 (1.23%) Sage
7 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow