Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South West
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 111 117
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 271 289 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.69% 2.79% 2.85%
As % of the Applications category 32.15% 34.40% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 226 216 232
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.90% -4.62%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,250 £20,688
90th Percentile £52,250 £50,000 £52,950
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the South West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 843 840 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.36% 8.10% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 675 625 797
South West median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,603
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +1.15% +6.47%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,250 £55,600 £48,750
England median annual salary £38,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.94% +3.33% -

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the South West

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the South West

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the South West over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the South West

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Bristol +5 99 £35,000 -5.41% 22
Dorset +30 63 £32,500 +20.37% 21
Gloucestershire -12 36 £52,000 +60.00% 11
Wiltshire -43 35 £34,250 -19.41% 6
Devon +1 19 £40,000 +56.86% 7
Somerset -10 9 £41,250 +17.86% 6
Cornwall +21 7 £31,500 +38.46% 2
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 138 (50.92%) Microsoft
2 104 (38.38%) Finance
3 99 (36.53%) SQL
4 95 (35.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 76 (28.04%) Analytical Skills
6 73 (26.94%) Microsoft Office
7 52 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (16.61%) Data Analysis
8 45 (16.61%) Problem-Solving
9 44 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (15.87%) Project Management
10 43 (15.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 41 (15.13%) Security Cleared
12 40 (14.76%) VBA
13 38 (14.02%) C
14 37 (13.65%) PMO
15 36 (13.28%) SQL Server
16 32 (11.81%) MS Visio
17 30 (11.07%) SAP
17 30 (11.07%) DV Cleared
18 29 (10.70%) Oracle
19 28 (10.33%) Microsoft Project
19 28 (10.33%) Java
19 28 (10.33%) PL/SQL
19 28 (10.33%) Public Sector
20 27 (9.96%) Power Platform
20 27 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
20 27 (9.96%) Tableau
20 27 (9.96%) Power BI
21 26 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (8.12%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.48%) ArcGIS
2 4 (1.48%) CMS
2 4 (1.48%) IIS
3 2 (0.74%) Apache
3 2 (0.74%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.74%) Drupal
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.37%) SAS
4 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 95 (35.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 73 (26.94%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (11.81%) MS Visio
4 28 (10.33%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (4.43%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (2.21%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.74%) Revit
8 1 (0.37%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (3.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.48%) SAP Business One
3 3 (1.11%) iTrent
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.37%) Primavera
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.37%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.96%) Power Platform
2 9 (3.32%) Office 365
3 7 (2.58%) FinancialForce
4 6 (2.21%) Azure
5 4 (1.48%) AWS
6 2 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.74%) GCP
6 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.74%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.37%) SaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.69%) Intranet
2 3 (1.11%) Network Security
2 3 (1.11%) WAN
3 2 (0.74%) ADSL
3 2 (0.74%) Extranet
3 2 (0.74%) Internet
3 2 (0.74%) LAN
3 2 (0.74%) VPN
3 2 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.74%) Wireless
4 1 (0.37%) Firewall
4 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.96%) Power BI
3 26 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (8.49%) BusinessObjects
5 22 (8.12%) Crystal Reports
6 21 (7.75%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.80%) QlikView
8 12 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (4.06%) Qlik Sense
10 10 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (3.32%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (2.21%) MS Access
15 5 (1.85%) Big Data
15 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database
15 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
16 4 (1.48%) GIS
16 4 (1.48%) QGIS
16 4 (1.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (7.75%) HP UFT
1 21 (7.75%) LoadRunner
2 9 (3.32%) JIRA
3 5 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.37%) TestRail
General
1 104 (38.38%) Finance
2 28 (10.33%) Public Sector
3 12 (4.43%) Marketing
4 11 (4.06%) Retail
5 9 (3.32%) Legal
6 7 (2.58%) Local Government
7 6 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.48%) Law
9 3 (1.11%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.11%) Games
10 2 (0.74%) Electronics
10 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.74%) Publishing
11 1 (0.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (39.11%) Analyst
2 31 (11.44%) Developer
3 22 (8.12%) Applications Support
3 22 (8.12%) Technical Analyst
4 20 (7.38%) Technical Test Analyst
4 20 (7.38%) Test Analyst
5 19 (7.01%) PMO Analyst
6 18 (6.64%) Project Officer
7 17 (6.27%) Consultant
8 14 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (4.80%) Data Analyst
9 13 (4.80%) Project Support Officer
9 13 (4.80%) Support Analyst
9 13 (4.80%) Support Officer
10 12 (4.43%) Administrator
10 12 (4.43%) Report Analyst
11 11 (4.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 11 (4.06%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 10 (3.69%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.17%) HTML
2 12 (4.43%) .NET
3 9 (3.32%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.58%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.48%) PostGIS
5 4 (1.48%) XML
6 3 (1.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (1.11%) AutoMapper
6 3 (1.11%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.11%) HTML5
6 3 (1.11%) jQuery
6 3 (1.11%) JSON
6 3 (1.11%) MDX
6 3 (1.11%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (1.11%) WCF
6 3 (1.11%) WinForms
6 3 (1.11%) WPF
6 3 (1.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 76 (28.04%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.12%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.90%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.32%) User Experience
5 6 (2.21%) Fibre Optics
6 4 (1.48%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.11%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.11%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (1.11%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.11%) Wiki
8 2 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.74%) PMI
9 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.64%) Windows
2 5 (1.85%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.37%) Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (16.61%) Data Analysis
2 45 (16.61%) Problem-Solving
3 44 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (15.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 43 (15.87%) Project Management
5 27 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (9.23%) Software Engineering
6 25 (9.23%) Visualisation
7 22 (8.12%) PRINCE2
7 22 (8.12%) Test Scripting
8 21 (7.75%) Defect Management
8 21 (7.75%) Psychology
8 21 (7.75%) Test Management
8 21 (7.75%) Test Strategy
9 20 (7.38%) Analytics
9 20 (7.38%) ITIL
10 18 (6.64%) Change Management
11 17 (6.27%) Software Testing
12 16 (5.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 99 (36.53%) SQL
2 40 (14.76%) VBA
3 38 (14.02%) C
4 28 (10.33%) Java
4 28 (10.33%) PL/SQL
5 26 (9.59%) VB
6 15 (5.54%) C#
7 10 (3.69%) PHP
7 10 (3.69%) Python
8 8 (2.95%) R
8 8 (2.95%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.58%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.11%) SQR
10 3 (1.11%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.74%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.74%) Scala
12 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.37%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 41 (15.13%) Security Cleared
2 30 (11.07%) DV Cleared
3 25 (9.23%) Degree
4 19 (7.01%) MCP
4 19 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (7.01%) OCP
4 19 (7.01%) Oracle Certification
4 19 (7.01%) SAP Certification
5 16 (5.90%) ISTQB
6 8 (2.95%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.58%) APMG
8 5 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.48%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.74%) APMP
10 2 (0.74%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.37%) CCNP
11 1 (0.37%) CISM
11 1 (0.37%) HNC
11 1 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.65%) PMO
2 17 (6.27%) SLA
3 14 (5.17%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.48%) GDPR
4 4 (1.48%) QA
5 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.74%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 3 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.74%) Terminal Server
2 2 (0.74%) XenApp
3 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (7.75%) HP ALM
1 21 (7.75%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 138 (50.92%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.07%) SAP
3 29 (10.70%) Oracle
4 27 (9.96%) Tableau
5 25 (9.23%) HP
6 21 (7.75%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (3.69%) Sage
8 7 (2.58%) Pardot
9 4 (1.48%) ESRI
10 3 (1.11%) CA
10 3 (1.11%) Logi
10 3 (1.11%) NCR
10 3 (1.11%) Telerik
10 3 (1.11%) VMware
11 2 (0.74%) Apple
11 2 (0.74%) Capita
11 2 (0.74%) Citrix
11 2 (0.74%) Google
11 2 (0.74%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.74%) TIBCO