The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 55 52
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 24 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.70% 3.01% 3.83%
As % of the Applications category 51.06% 36.54% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 21
Median salary £26,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.46% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

Microsoft 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 47 52 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 11.16% 8.23% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 42
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Staffordshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Staffordshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Staffordshire

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent +15 10 £26,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent +10 7 - - 1
Tamworth +5 4 £19,500 -14.28%
Cannock -5 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Lichfield - 1 £28,000 -
Microsoft Excel
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (63.33%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Windows
4 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (30.00%) Oracle
7 7 (23.33%) SAP
7 7 (23.33%) C#
7 7 (23.33%) JDA
7 7 (23.33%) Project Management
7 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
7 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (23.33%) Logistics
7 7 (23.33%) Supply Chain Management
7 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (23.33%) Planning and Forecasting
8 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (20.00%) VBA
9 5 (16.67%) .NET
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
10 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (13.33%) Escalation Management
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Optimisation
10 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (3.33%) Power BI
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) IT Support
2 10 (33.33%) Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Logistics Manager
3 7 (23.33%) Supply Chain Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Developer
5 5 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Service Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Operations Manager
7 3 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate IT Support
8 2 (6.67%) Graduate SQL Developer
8 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.33%) CGI
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
2 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (23.33%) Logistics
1 7 (23.33%) Planning and Forecasting
1 7 (23.33%) Project Management
1 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
1 7 (23.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) Escalation Management
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Optimisation
4 3 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) ETL
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Strategy
6 1 (3.33%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (20.00%) VBA
4 4 (13.33%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
4 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) JDA
3 7 (23.33%) SAP