Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 607 739 699
Rank change year-on-year +132 -40 -28
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 88 122 223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.17% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Applications category 2.29% 1.67% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69 72 137
Median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +11.11% +10.53%
10th Percentile £25,925 £19,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,100 £62,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%

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 3,841 7,284 8,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 7.51% 8.82% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,948 5,235 6,720
Median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spreadsheet in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

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 25 May 2020. 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 +110 36 £44,000 -23.48%
Midlands +93 22 £45,000 +56.52% 1
North of England +85 12 £40,000 +50.94% 2
West Midlands +70 11 £27,500 -12.00% 1
East Midlands +44 11 £47,500 +66.19%
South West +62 9 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Yorkshire +90 7 £42,500 +11.84%
East of England +82 7 £45,000 -23.08% 5
North West +58 3 £38,500 +60.42% 2
North East +15 2 £28,000 +15.46%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Spreadsheet
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 35 (39.77%) Project Management
2 30 (34.09%) Finance
3 27 (30.68%) Degree
4 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (23.86%) Management Information System
6 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
7 18 (20.45%) C
8 15 (17.05%) Windows
8 15 (17.05%) Line Management
9 14 (15.91%) APMP
9 14 (15.91%) Java
10 13 (14.77%) Decision-Making
10 13 (14.77%) Project Delivery
11 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (13.64%) Software Engineering
12 11 (12.50%) People Management
12 11 (12.50%) Performance Management
12 11 (12.50%) MAPM
12 11 (12.50%) Back Office
12 11 (12.50%) MS Visio
12 11 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
13 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
13 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (10.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
14 8 (9.09%) C#
14 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
14 8 (9.09%) Firewall

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:

Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 9 (10.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) SAP MDG
1 5 (5.68%) SAP MDM
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.14%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Power Platform
2 4 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) Firewall
2 5 (5.68%) DHCP
2 5 (5.68%) DNS
2 5 (5.68%) WAN
3 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.27%) HTTP
4 2 (2.27%) SMTP
4 2 (2.27%) Wireless
5 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.14%) LAN
5 1 (1.14%) Network Security
5 1 (1.14%) VLAN
5 1 (1.14%) VPN
5 1 (1.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) Power BI
2 6 (6.82%) MySQL
3 5 (5.68%) BODI
3 5 (5.68%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (5.68%) DataStage
3 5 (5.68%) GIS
3 5 (5.68%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.14%) MS Access
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) JUnit
2 5 (5.68%) LSMW
3 4 (4.55%) JIRA
3 4 (4.55%) MSI
General
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Back Office
3 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Local Government
4 2 (2.27%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.14%) Avionics
5 1 (1.14%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) French Language
5 1 (1.14%) German Language
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Military
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 17 (19.32%) Analyst
3 12 (13.64%) Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Graduate
4 7 (7.95%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Java Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Senior Java Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Support Officer
5 6 (6.82%) Compliance Officer
5 6 (6.82%) Consultant
5 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.82%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
1 7 (7.95%) REST
2 6 (6.82%) .NET
2 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
2 6 (6.82%) SOAP
2 6 (6.82%) Spring
3 5 (5.68%) BAPI
3 5 (5.68%) IDoc
4 3 (3.41%) Web Services
5 2 (2.27%) XML
6 1 (1.14%) ADO
6 1 (1.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.82%) NHS
5 5 (5.68%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.14%) Derivative
7 1 (1.14%) Equities
7 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.05%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
3 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Project Management
2 15 (17.05%) Line Management
3 13 (14.77%) Decision-Making
3 13 (14.77%) Project Delivery
4 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 11 (12.50%) People Management
5 11 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2
6 9 (10.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 8 (9.09%) Migration
8 7 (7.95%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (7.95%) Data Security
8 7 (7.95%) Mathematics
8 7 (7.95%) PLM
9 6 (6.82%) Service Management
9 6 (6.82%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) C
2 14 (15.91%) Java
3 8 (9.09%) C#
4 7 (7.95%) C++
4 7 (7.95%) Go
4 7 (7.95%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.82%) PHP
6 5 (5.68%) ABAP
6 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.68%) SQL
7 1 (1.14%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.14%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (30.68%) Degree
2 14 (15.91%) APMP
3 11 (12.50%) MAPM
4 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.55%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.41%) DBS Check
6 3 (3.41%) PMP
6 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) Data Quality
1 5 (5.68%) PMO
2 4 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) SCCM
2 2 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) SAP
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle
4 4 (4.55%) BT
4 4 (4.55%) Cisco
4 4 (4.55%) Computacenter
5 2 (2.27%) Capita
6 1 (1.14%) Anaplan
6 1 (1.14%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.14%) Citrix
6 1 (1.14%) Cognos
6 1 (1.14%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.14%) Serena
6 1 (1.14%) Zoho