Period
to 12 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Spreadsheet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spreadsheet over the 6 months to 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 640 751 701
Rank change year-on-year +111 -50 +59
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 195 146 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.25% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 3.06% 1.80% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 144 105 186
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,603
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -13.30% -1.13%
10th Percentile £21,325 £21,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £53,250 £56,250
UK median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -

Spreadsheet 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 6,382 8,111 8,852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 8.18% 8.94% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,971 6,084 7,064
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +1.54%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,875 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in the UK excluding London

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Spreadsheet in the UK excluding London

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Spreadsheet in the UK excluding London

Spreadsheet
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
North of England +70 64 £37,500 -6.45% 27
South East +43 64 £44,000 +60.00% 20
North West +61 44 £38,000 -10.77% 21
East of England +96 35 £45,000 +80.00% 16
South West +17 20 £18,394 -59.12% 12
Yorkshire +7 16 £38,000 -5.00% 6
Midlands +11 10 £28,750 -20.69% 15
East Midlands +24 5 £27,500 -26.67% 8
West Midlands +11 5 £45,933 +31.24% 7
North East +16 4 £30,750 +23.00%
Scotland +16 2 £38,000 - 1
Spreadsheet
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, IT jobs citing Spreadsheet 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 74 (37.95%) Microsoft
2 72 (36.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 68 (34.87%) SQL
4 65 (33.33%) Finance
5 42 (21.54%) Retail
6 40 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (20.00%) Decision-Making
8 33 (16.92%) SQL Server
8 33 (16.92%) ETL
8 33 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (16.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (15.90%) Microsoft Office
10 31 (15.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (15.38%) Project Management
11 30 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (14.36%) Analytics
12 28 (14.36%) C
12 28 (14.36%) QA
13 26 (13.33%) Visualisation
14 25 (12.82%) Degree
14 25 (12.82%) Data Modelling
14 25 (12.82%) Power BI
14 25 (12.82%) Power Platform
15 24 (12.31%) Coaching
15 24 (12.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 23 (11.79%) VBA
17 22 (11.28%) Windows
17 22 (11.28%) Budgeting and Forecasting
18 21 (10.77%) Relational Database

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 18 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 72 (36.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (15.90%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (12.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (8.72%) MS Visio
5 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.03%) AutoCAD
6 2 (1.03%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (3.59%) SAP ERP
2 5 (2.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.54%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.51%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.82%) Power Platform
2 17 (8.72%) Azure
3 1 (0.51%) Mavenlink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.15%) Ethernet
1 12 (6.15%) Firewall
2 11 (5.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (5.64%) Network Security
2 11 (5.64%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.13%) Internet
4 4 (2.05%) FTP
5 1 (0.51%) IGMP
5 1 (0.51%) Intranet
5 1 (0.51%) MPLS
5 1 (0.51%) SNMP
5 1 (0.51%) VLAN
5 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (12.82%) Power BI
5 21 (10.77%) Relational Database
6 17 (8.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 17 (8.72%) Data Lake
6 17 (8.72%) PowerPivot
7 13 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (3.59%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.56%) QlikView
10 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.05%) Big Data
11 4 (2.05%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.05%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.05%) MySQL
12 3 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.03%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (8.72%) JIRA
2 11 (5.64%) Zephyr
3 10 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (33.33%) Finance
2 42 (21.54%) Retail
3 19 (9.74%) Banking
4 16 (8.21%) Manufacturing
5 11 (5.64%) Public Sector
6 7 (3.59%) General Ledger
7 6 (3.08%) Billing
8 5 (2.56%) Japanese Language
8 5 (2.56%) Legal
8 5 (2.56%) Norwegian Language
8 5 (2.56%) Publishing
8 5 (2.56%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.05%) Marketing
10 3 (1.54%) Electronics
10 3 (1.54%) Local Government
11 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 83 (42.56%) Analyst
2 19 (9.74%) Junior
3 16 (8.21%) Developer
4 15 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 15 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) C# Software Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Java Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Senior Java Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 14 (7.18%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
7 12 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 12 (6.15%) Consultant
8 11 (5.64%) Information Security Officer
8 11 (5.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (5.64%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.18%) AngularJS
2 12 (6.15%) XML
3 3 (1.54%) .NET
4 1 (0.51%) Flash
4 1 (0.51%) HTML
4 1 (0.51%) RSS
4 1 (0.51%) Vue.js
4 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.23%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 13 (6.67%) User Experience
4 7 (3.59%) FMCG
5 5 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.05%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.54%) Social Media
8 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.03%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.51%) CCTV
9 1 (0.51%) iPhone
9 1 (0.51%) PDA
9 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.28%) Windows
2 14 (7.18%) Embedded Linux
2 14 (7.18%) Linux
3 2 (1.03%) Android
3 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 33 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (16.92%) ETL
3 31 (15.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (15.38%) Project Management
5 28 (14.36%) Analytics
6 26 (13.33%) Visualisation
7 25 (12.82%) Data Modelling
8 24 (12.31%) Coaching
9 22 (11.28%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 20 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (9.74%) Test Scripting
12 18 (9.23%) Business Analytics
13 17 (8.72%) Actionable Insight
13 17 (8.72%) Data Strategy
14 15 (7.69%) ERP
14 15 (7.69%) Software Engineering
15 14 (7.18%) PLM
15 14 (7.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 68 (34.87%) SQL
2 28 (14.36%) C
3 23 (11.79%) VBA
4 19 (9.74%) T-SQL
5 17 (8.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 17 (8.72%) PowerShell
6 15 (7.69%) C#
6 15 (7.69%) C++
6 15 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 14 (7.18%) Go
7 14 (7.18%) Java
8 10 (5.13%) VB
9 6 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.08%) VB6
10 1 (0.51%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 25 (12.82%) Degree
2 11 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.62%) ACCA
4 9 (4.62%) CIMA
5 4 (2.05%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.51%) MCSA
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.36%) QA
2 11 (5.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.05%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.54%) PMO
5 1 (0.51%) GDPR
5 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Firmware
2 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (5.64%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 74 (37.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.15%) Cognos
2 12 (6.15%) SAP
3 11 (5.64%) HP
4 8 (4.10%) Tableau
5 7 (3.59%) FIS
5 7 (3.59%) Oracle
6 6 (3.08%) WorldPay
7 5 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.54%) IFS
8 3 (1.54%) Infor
8 3 (1.54%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.54%) Workday
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco
9 1 (0.51%) Juniper