Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 720 698 687
Rank change year-on-year -22 -11 +34
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 137 224 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.17% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 1.90% 2.58% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83 141 186
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.45% -4.62% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £52,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -

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 7,199 8,685 8,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 8.72% 8.72% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5,264 6,734 6,981
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% +1.54%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +44 56 £32,000 -28.89% 2
South East -6 42 £33,500 +8.06% 4
North West +50 38 £27,000 -43.16% 2
Midlands +11 20 £30,000 -4.76% 3
West Midlands +6 16 £31,250 +1.63% 3
Yorkshire +5 12 £38,000 +0.66%
South West -6 11 £33,250 -16.88% 1
North East +20 6 £24,250 -
East of England +56 5 £41,250 +87.50% 3
East Midlands +20 4 £30,000 -20.00%
Scotland +4 2 £38,000 +55.10%
Wales +11 1 £30,000 +36.36% 1
Spreadsheet
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 66 (48.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (38.69%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (34.31%) SQL
4 46 (33.58%) Finance
5 40 (29.20%) Microsoft
6 32 (23.36%) Microsoft Office
7 29 (21.17%) Retail
8 26 (18.98%) Analytics
9 23 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (16.06%) Data Modelling
11 21 (15.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 20 (14.60%) ETL
13 19 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (13.14%) Oracle
15 17 (12.41%) Degree
16 16 (11.68%) Artificial Intelligence
16 16 (11.68%) Banking
16 16 (11.68%) XML
16 16 (11.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
17 15 (10.95%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (10.95%) Service Delivery
17 15 (10.95%) Data Analysis
18 14 (10.22%) Mathematics
18 14 (10.22%) QA
18 14 (10.22%) QlikView
18 14 (10.22%) Self-Motivation
18 14 (10.22%) Qlik Sense
18 14 (10.22%) Front End Development
19 13 (9.49%) Private Cloud
19 13 (9.49%) Hybrid Cloud

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 7 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.46%) CMS
Applications
1 66 (48.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (23.36%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (15.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (8.76%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.46%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.46%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Power Platform
2 4 (2.92%) Office 365
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.19%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.73%) AdWords
5 1 (0.73%) Google Sheets
5 1 (0.73%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.73%) Slack
5 1 (0.73%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.92%) Wireless
2 3 (2.19%) FTP
2 3 (2.19%) Internet
3 2 (1.46%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.46%) IGMP
3 2 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.46%) SNMP
3 2 (1.46%) VLAN
3 2 (1.46%) VoIP
4 1 (0.73%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.22%) Qlik Sense
1 14 (10.22%) QlikView
2 13 (9.49%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.76%) DB2
3 12 (8.76%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.38%) Power BI
7 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.92%) MySQL
10 3 (2.19%) MS Access
10 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.46%) BigQuery
11 2 (1.46%) Blockchain
11 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) C++Builder
1 4 (2.92%) JIRA
1 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.92%) Zephyr
2 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.73%) RStudio
General
1 46 (33.58%) Finance
2 29 (21.17%) Retail
3 16 (11.68%) Banking
4 12 (8.76%) Marketing
5 7 (5.11%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.19%) Norwegian Language
7 2 (1.46%) Back Office
7 2 (1.46%) Front Office
8 1 (0.73%) Advertising
8 1 (0.73%) Legal
8 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (31.39%) Analyst
2 19 (13.87%) Developer
3 16 (11.68%) Performance Analyst
4 13 (9.49%) Junior
5 12 (8.76%) QlikView Developer
5 12 (8.76%) Trainee
6 11 (8.03%) Consultant
6 11 (8.03%) Senior Developer
6 11 (8.03%) Senior QlikView Developer
7 10 (7.30%) Administrator
7 10 (7.30%) Graduate
7 10 (7.30%) Recruitment Consultant
7 10 (7.30%) Trainee Consultant
7 10 (7.30%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) Coordinator
8 7 (5.11%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) Project Coordinator
9 6 (4.38%) QA Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.68%) XML
2 9 (6.57%) HTML
3 3 (2.19%) .NET
4 2 (1.46%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.73%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (38.69%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.22%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (9.49%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (9.49%) Private Cloud
4 10 (7.30%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.92%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.92%) CCTV
5 4 (2.92%) Handset
5 4 (2.92%) User Experience
6 3 (2.19%) PMI
6 3 (2.19%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.46%) SCADA
7 2 (1.46%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.73%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.84%) Windows
2 2 (1.46%) Android
2 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.46%) Windows 10
2 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.98%) Analytics
2 23 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (16.06%) Data Modelling
4 20 (14.60%) ETL
5 19 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (11.68%) Artificial Intelligence
6 16 (11.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 15 (10.95%) Data Analysis
7 15 (10.95%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (10.95%) Service Delivery
8 14 (10.22%) Front End Development
8 14 (10.22%) Mathematics
9 13 (9.49%) Creative Thinking
9 13 (9.49%) Fintech
9 13 (9.49%) Fraud Detection
9 13 (9.49%) Performance Management
9 13 (9.49%) Trend Analysis
10 12 (8.76%) Information Management
10 12 (8.76%) Test Scripting
11 11 (8.03%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.31%) SQL
2 6 (4.38%) VBA
3 4 (2.92%) C
3 4 (2.92%) C++
3 4 (2.92%) MATLAB
3 4 (2.92%) Python
3 4 (2.92%) VB
4 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.46%) Java
5 2 (1.46%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.46%) R
6 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) Degree
2 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.19%) ACCA
3 3 (2.19%) CIMA
3 3 (2.19%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.46%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) APMP
5 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) ISEB
5 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.22%) QA
2 5 (3.65%) PMO
3 3 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.46%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.73%) Firmware
3 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.73%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.92%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 40 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.14%) Oracle
3 7 (5.11%) Google
4 6 (4.38%) Tableau
5 4 (2.92%) Cognos
5 4 (2.92%) Embarcadero
5 4 (2.92%) HP
6 3 (2.19%) Cisco
7 2 (1.46%) Altova
7 2 (1.46%) Apple
7 2 (1.46%) GoldenSource
7 2 (1.46%) IFS
7 2 (1.46%) Infor
7 2 (1.46%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.46%) Juniper
7 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.46%) Workday
8 1 (0.73%) Facebook
8 1 (0.73%) Spotify
8 1 (0.73%) Twitter