Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 752 699 732
Rank change year-on-year -53 +33 -38
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 145 227 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.16% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Applications category 1.78% 2.53% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 104 184 172
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £34,603 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.30% -1.13% -
10th Percentile £21,650 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £53,375 £56,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 8,127 8,965 9,657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 8.85% 8.90% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6,089 7,143 7,790
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -2.99%
10th Percentile £20,875 £21,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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
South East -12 53 £27,500 -42.11% 13
North of England +4 33 £40,000 +14.29% 22
Midlands +14 28 £36,250 +15.08% 9
North West +5 25 £42,587 +27.12% 10
West Midlands +28 21 £35,000 +25.00% 2
East of England +1 12 £25,000 +13.64% 2
Wales +7 11 £24,000 -15.79% 2
East Midlands +3 7 £37,500 -6.25% 7
South West -13 7 £45,000 +60.71% 6
Yorkshire +15 5 £35,250 +0.19% 8
North East -5 3 £25,000 - 4
Scotland - 2 - - 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -
Spreadsheet
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 (45.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 37 (25.52%) Finance
4 29 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (19.31%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (18.62%) Windows
6 27 (18.62%) SQL
7 22 (15.17%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (14.48%) SAP
9 20 (13.79%) Marketing
10 19 (13.10%) Active Directory
10 19 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (11.72%) Service Delivery
11 17 (11.72%) Project Management
12 16 (11.03%) Security Cleared
13 15 (10.34%) SC Cleared
14 14 (9.66%) ITIL
14 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2
15 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Project
15 13 (8.97%) Service Management
15 13 (8.97%) Analytics
16 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
16 12 (8.28%) MS Visio
17 11 (7.59%) Advertising
17 11 (7.59%) CRM
18 10 (6.90%) SLA
18 10 (6.90%) ETL
18 10 (6.90%) Oracle
18 10 (6.90%) PMI
18 10 (6.90%) PMI Certification

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 5 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.07%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.38%) IIS
4 1 (0.69%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 66 (45.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (8.28%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.90%) Office 365
2 5 (3.45%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.07%) G Suite
4 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.38%) PaaS
4 2 (1.38%) SaaS
5 1 (0.69%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.52%) DNS
1 8 (5.52%) Internet
1 8 (5.52%) Wireless
2 7 (4.83%) DHCP
2 7 (4.83%) Firewall
3 6 (4.14%) ADSL
3 6 (4.14%) LAN
4 5 (3.45%) VoIP
5 4 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (2.76%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (2.07%) VPN
7 1 (0.69%) FTP
7 1 (0.69%) Nortel Meridian
7 1 (0.69%) PABX
7 1 (0.69%) RIP
7 1 (0.69%) SMS
7 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.83%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (4.83%) Power BI
3 6 (4.14%) BODI
3 6 (4.14%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.14%) DataStage
3 6 (4.14%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (2.76%) MySQL
5 3 (2.07%) DB2
5 3 (2.07%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.38%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.69%) QlikView
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) LSMW
2 3 (2.07%) JIRA
2 3 (2.07%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.69%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 37 (25.52%) Finance
2 20 (13.79%) Marketing
3 11 (7.59%) Advertising
4 10 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 9 (6.21%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.83%) Electronics
7 5 (3.45%) Retail
8 4 (2.76%) Back Office
8 4 (2.76%) Billing
9 3 (2.07%) Banking
10 2 (1.38%) Law
10 2 (1.38%) Legal
10 2 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.69%) Games
11 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.69%) Military
11 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (26.90%) Analyst
2 20 (13.79%) Developer
3 18 (12.41%) Coordinator
4 13 (8.97%) Administrator
5 12 (8.28%) Project Coordinator
6 11 (7.59%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.52%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.83%) Deskside Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) Deskside Support
9 7 (4.83%) Deskside Support Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) Desktop Support
10 6 (4.14%) Service Desk Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) IT Support
11 5 (3.45%) Junior
11 5 (3.45%) MIS Administrator
12 4 (2.76%) VMware Engineer
12 4 (2.76%) Windows Engineer
12 4 (2.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.14%) BAPI
1 6 (4.14%) IDoc
2 5 (3.45%) .NET
3 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.07%) Cocoon
4 2 (1.38%) CSS
4 2 (1.38%) HTML
4 2 (1.38%) jQuery
4 2 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.38%) WPF
4 2 (1.38%) XML
5 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.69%) CSS3
5 1 (0.69%) HTML5
5 1 (0.69%) Laravel
5 1 (0.69%) Spring
5 1 (0.69%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.31%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.90%) PMI
3 8 (5.52%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.83%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.76%) CMDB
5 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.76%) EPoS
6 3 (2.07%) BYOD
6 3 (2.07%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.07%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.07%) Handset
6 3 (2.07%) IVR
6 3 (2.07%) NHS
6 3 (2.07%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.38%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.38%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.38%) iPad
7 2 (1.38%) Life Science
7 2 (1.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.62%) Windows
2 8 (5.52%) Windows 7
3 7 (4.83%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.76%) Linux
6 3 (2.07%) Android
6 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.07%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.07%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.17%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (11.72%) Project Management
3 17 (11.72%) Service Delivery
4 14 (9.66%) ITIL
4 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2
5 13 (8.97%) Analytics
5 13 (8.97%) Service Management
6 11 (7.59%) CRM
7 10 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.90%) Direct Marketing
7 10 (6.90%) ETL
7 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (6.21%) Mathematics
9 8 (5.52%) Data Analysis
9 8 (5.52%) Data Modelling
9 8 (5.52%) Migration
10 7 (4.83%) Configuration Management
10 7 (4.83%) Data Conversion
10 7 (4.83%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.62%) SQL
2 9 (6.21%) VBA
3 6 (4.14%) ABAP
3 6 (4.14%) Java
4 5 (3.45%) C#
5 4 (2.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.76%) PHP
5 4 (2.76%) Python
5 4 (2.76%) R
6 3 (2.07%) C++
6 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.38%) VB
7 2 (1.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.69%) C
8 1 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (11.03%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.90%) PMI Certification
4 9 (6.21%) Degree
5 3 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.07%) PhD
6 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.69%) ACCA
7 1 (0.69%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CCNA
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CISSP
7 1 (0.69%) CRISC
7 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.69%) MCSA
7 1 (0.69%) MCSE
7 1 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.90%) PMO
1 10 (6.90%) QA
1 10 (6.90%) SLA
2 6 (4.14%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.14%) GDPR
3 3 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (13.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (6.90%) SCCM
2 3 (2.07%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.38%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 45 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.48%) SAP
3 10 (6.90%) Oracle
4 8 (5.52%) Google
5 7 (4.83%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (4.83%) VMware
6 6 (4.14%) Apple
6 6 (4.14%) Informatica
7 5 (3.45%) Cisco
8 4 (2.76%) HP
8 4 (2.76%) Meraki
8 4 (2.76%) Progress
8 4 (2.76%) Snow
8 4 (2.76%) Tableau
9 3 (2.07%) Citrix
9 3 (2.07%) IBM
10 2 (1.38%) Avaya
10 2 (1.38%) Cognos
10 2 (1.38%) Infor
10 2 (1.38%) MobileIron