The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Wales / South Wales
Rank 17 19 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 103 116 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 11.76% 9.42% 11.05%
As % of the Applications category 75.18% 62.03% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81 96 111
Median salary £38,500 £29,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -1.40%  

MS 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 South Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 137 187 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.64% 15.18% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 110 161 132
Median salary £35,000 £30,971 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.01% +1.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in South Wales

MS Excel
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel in South Wales.

Salary trend for MS Excel in South Wales

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in South Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in South Wales

MS Excel
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Cardiff 0 55 £40,000 +37.93% 4
Newport +9 24 £40,000 -2.43% 2
Torfaen +20 8 £34,000 -10.52%
Bridgend +7 5 £38,500 +113.88% 1
Caerphilly 0 5 £22,500 -43.75%
Monmouthshire -1 2 £45,000 +38.46%
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 177 (90.31%) Microsoft
2 90 (45.92%) SQL Server
3 85 (43.37%) .NET
4 76 (38.78%) C#
5 74 (37.76%) HTML
5 74 (37.76%) JavaScript
5 74 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (36.73%) ASP.NET
6 72 (36.73%) Windows
7 65 (33.16%) CSS
8 62 (31.63%) MVC
9 61 (31.12%) SQL
10 50 (25.51%) Scrum
11 36 (18.37%) jQuery
12 35 (17.86%) Hyper-V
12 35 (17.86%) VMware
13 34 (17.35%) Degree
14 33 (16.84%) XML
15 31 (15.82%) Active Directory
15 31 (15.82%) TDD
15 31 (15.82%) Team Foundation Server
15 31 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (15.82%) Windows Server
16 30 (15.31%) Microsoft Certification
16 30 (15.31%) T-SQL
17 29 (14.80%) Finance
17 29 (14.80%) Office 365
17 29 (14.80%) WCF
18 28 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (14.29%) AngularJS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 17 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (4.59%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.08%) CMS
3 8 (4.08%) IIS
4 7 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.06%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.04%) ColdFusion
6 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.51%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.51%) Documentum
9 1 (0.51%) Drupal
9 1 (0.51%) FileNet
9 1 (0.51%) Liferay
9 1 (0.51%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.51%) LiveLink
Applications
1 24 (12.24%) MS Office
2 10 (5.10%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.55%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Sage 200
1 9 (4.59%) Sage 50
2 7 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.02%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.51%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.80%) Office 365
2 13 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.04%) IaaS
4 4 (2.04%) SaaS
5 3 (1.53%) PaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.51%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.20%) SAN
2 15 (7.65%) Firewall
3 10 (5.10%) LAN
4 8 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.57%) WAN
5 7 (3.57%) Wireless
6 6 (3.06%) VPN
7 5 (2.55%) SSL
8 4 (2.04%) HTTP
8 4 (2.04%) IPsec
9 3 (1.53%) Internet
10 2 (1.02%) ADSL
10 2 (1.02%) DHCP
10 2 (1.02%) DNS
10 2 (1.02%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.02%) VoIP
11 1 (0.51%) EIGRP
11 1 (0.51%) LDAP
11 1 (0.51%) MGCP
11 1 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (45.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.16%) MongoDB
3 16 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.61%) Big Data
4 11 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.08%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (3.57%) MySQL
8 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.53%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.02%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.02%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.02%) Ingres
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.51%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.51%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 31 (15.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.04%) Subversion
4 3 (1.53%) Selenium
5 2 (1.02%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.02%) Grunt
5 2 (1.02%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.02%) Maven
6 1 (0.51%) Ant
6 1 (0.51%) gulp
6 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.51%) MSTest
6 1 (0.51%) NUnit
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.51%) Toad
6 1 (0.51%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 1 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 29 (14.80%) Finance
2 8 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.04%) Back Office
4 4 (2.04%) Law
4 4 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 82 (41.84%) Developer
2 50 (25.51%) .NET Developer
3 23 (11.73%) Analyst
4 20 (10.20%) Software Developer
5 19 (9.69%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (6.63%) Consultant
7 13 (6.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 11 (5.61%) Junior
8 11 (5.61%) SQL Developer
9 10 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (5.10%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.10%) IT Support
10 9 (4.59%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (4.59%) IT Manager
10 9 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Junior .NET Developer
11 8 (4.08%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (43.37%) .NET
2 74 (37.76%) HTML
3 72 (36.73%) ASP.NET
4 65 (33.16%) CSS
5 36 (18.37%) jQuery
6 33 (16.84%) XML
7 31 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (14.80%) WCF
9 28 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 25 (12.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (12.24%) .NET Framework
12 23 (11.73%) Node.js
13 21 (10.71%) Web Services
14 20 (10.20%) CSS3
14 20 (10.20%) HTML5
15 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (9.18%) XSLT
16 11 (5.61%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (5.61%) WinForms
17 10 (5.10%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.73%) Management Information System
2 17 (8.67%) NHS
3 14 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.06%) Fintech
6 5 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.04%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.53%) CMDB
8 3 (1.53%) User Experience
9 2 (1.02%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.02%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.51%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 72 (36.73%) Windows
2 31 (15.82%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.57%) Linux
4 7 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.06%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.04%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.53%) Android
7 3 (1.53%) CentOS
7 3 (1.53%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.53%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.02%) Unix
9 1 (0.51%) AIX
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (31.63%) MVC
3 50 (25.51%) Scrum
4 31 (15.82%) TDD
5 21 (10.71%) SDLC
6 18 (9.18%) Coaching
6 18 (9.18%) ITIL
7 17 (8.67%) Informatics
8 16 (8.16%) Unit Testing
9 15 (7.65%) OO
10 14 (7.14%) CRM
11 13 (6.63%) Project Management
12 11 (5.61%) Web Development
13 10 (5.10%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.10%) Open Source
14 9 (4.59%) BDD
14 9 (4.59%) DevOps
14 9 (4.59%) E-Commerce
15 8 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (4.08%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 76 (38.78%) C#
2 74 (37.76%) JavaScript
3 61 (31.12%) SQL
4 30 (15.31%) T-SQL
5 14 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 13 (6.63%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.06%) PHP
7 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.55%) Java
9 2 (1.02%) C
10 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (17.35%) Degree
2 30 (15.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (13.78%) MCSE
4 19 (9.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (7.65%) CCNA
5 15 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (6.63%) CCA
6 13 (6.63%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.55%) ISEB
8 5 (2.55%) MCSA
9 4 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.02%) CCNP
11 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.51%) APMP
12 1 (0.51%) HND
12 1 (0.51%) MCP
12 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (1.02%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.51%) PMO
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 35 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 31 (15.82%) Active Directory
3 28 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (7.65%) XenApp
5 7 (3.57%) Docker
6 3 (1.53%) vSphere
6 3 (1.53%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.53%) XenServer
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (1.53%) WSUS
3 2 (1.02%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.02%) SCCM
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
4 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 177 (90.31%) Microsoft
2 35 (17.86%) VMware
3 19 (9.69%) Citrix
4 15 (7.65%) Oracle
5 14 (7.14%) Cisco
6 11 (5.61%) Dell
7 10 (5.10%) Twitter
8 9 (4.59%) Sage
9 8 (4.08%) Apple
10 6 (3.06%) RedGate
10 6 (3.06%) Veeam
11 5 (2.55%) SAP
12 4 (2.04%) Avaya
12 4 (2.04%) IBM
12 4 (2.04%) Sitecore
12 4 (2.04%) Xamarin
13 3 (1.53%) Juniper
14 2 (1.02%) Aastra
14 2 (1.02%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 2 (1.02%) Huawei
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus generous package
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Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
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Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
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South Wales
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