Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 66 96
Rank change year-on-year -11 +30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 42 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.64% 2.75% 1.02%
As % of the Applications category 28.97% 39.81% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 11
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £22,558 £29,850 £20,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £50,300 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +5.26%

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 South Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 145 103 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 9.12% 6.90% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 135 89 95
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90% +3.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,850 £20,200
90th Percentile £55,750 £45,250 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,100
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.28% +3.79%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in South Wales

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in South Wales

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in South Wales over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in South Wales

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Excel within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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
Cardiff -19 26 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Newport -4 7 £32,500 +1.56%
Gwent - 5 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £35,000 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £24,000 -
Microsoft Excel
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 21 (50.00%) SQL
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (40.48%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 15 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (26.19%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.81%) Coaching
6 10 (23.81%) Internet
6 10 (23.81%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (19.05%) Power BI
8 8 (19.05%) Degree
8 8 (19.05%) Power Platform
9 7 (16.67%) Analytics
9 7 (16.67%) Change Control
9 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
10 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (14.29%) VBA
10 6 (14.29%) Validation
10 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (14.29%) Use Case
10 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (11.90%) Avionics
11 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
11 5 (11.90%) Mathematics

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Internet
2 5 (11.90%) Broadband
2 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 8 (19.05%) Power BI
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.76%) Big Data
7 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) AutoIt
1 5 (11.90%) Chocolatey
1 5 (11.90%) Katalon Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Avionics
3 3 (7.14%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 10 (23.81%) Lead Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Customer Service Advisor
4 5 (11.90%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Product Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Product Test Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Report Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Junior
5 2 (4.76%) Junior Product Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Product Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Coaching
3 7 (16.67%) Analytics
3 7 (16.67%) Change Control
4 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (14.29%) Use Case
4 6 (14.29%) Validation
5 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.90%) DevOps
5 5 (11.90%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
5 5 (11.90%) Release Train
5 5 (11.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.14%) Case Management
6 3 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 3 (7.14%) Project Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.29%) VBA
4 5 (11.90%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) PMO
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) BT
2 5 (11.90%) Cognos
2 5 (11.90%) Openreach
3 3 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Sage
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau