Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 785 837 858
Rank change year-on-year +52 +21 +35
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 307 354 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 2.66% 2.41% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 216 257 305
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +1.91%
10th Percentile £21,750 £23,500 £21,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,600
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £36,500 £34,802
% change year-on-year +4.11% +4.88% +5.46%

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 with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11,523 14,676 15,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.14% 8.75% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9,018 11,376 11,778
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +4.62%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in the UK

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Spreadsheet in the UK

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Spreadsheet in the UK

Spreadsheet
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the UK over the 6 months to 18 September 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
England +68 302 £42,500 -5.56% 67
UK excluding London +96 206 £38,000 +4.11% 50
London +4 99 £56,100 +6.86% 20
North of England +65 70 £38,000 -15.56% 12
South East +27 53 £34,250 +9.60% 12
North West +46 52 £38,000 -18.28% 7
East of England +92 35 £45,000 +25.00% 8
South West +37 26 £18,394 -50.95% 6
Midlands +18 19 £28,750 -23.33% 9
Yorkshire +10 14 £38,000 -15.56% 4
West Midlands +2 14 £35,000 -15.56% 6
East Midlands +20 5 £27,500 -26.67% 3
North East +26 4 £30,750 +23.00% 1
Scotland +10 2 £38,000 +55.10% 2
Wales 0 1 £30,000 +36.36% 1

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 131 (42.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 126 (41.04%) Finance
3 93 (30.29%) Microsoft
3 93 (30.29%) SQL
4 85 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (19.54%) Retail
6 53 (17.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 50 (16.29%) Microsoft Office
8 48 (15.64%) Analytics
9 47 (15.31%) Project Management
10 46 (14.98%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (13.03%) SQL Server
12 38 (12.38%) ETL
12 38 (12.38%) Data Modelling
12 38 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 37 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (11.07%) VBA
15 34 (11.07%) Banking
16 32 (10.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 31 (10.10%) Fintech
18 29 (9.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
18 29 (9.45%) QA
19 28 (9.12%) Degree
19 28 (9.12%) Visualisation
19 28 (9.12%) Coaching
20 26 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
21 25 (8.14%) Data Analysis
21 25 (8.14%) Power BI

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (7.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.95%) Confluence
3 2 (0.65%) IIS
3 2 (0.65%) SAS
3 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.33%) CMS
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 131 (42.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (16.29%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (10.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (5.54%) MS Visio
5 15 (4.89%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.98%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.65%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.65%) Revit
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.33%) SPSS
8 1 (0.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.28%) SAP ERP
2 6 (1.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.98%) FastStats
3 3 (0.98%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.33%) Primavera
5 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.14%) Power Platform
2 19 (6.19%) Azure
3 7 (2.28%) AWS
4 4 (1.30%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.98%) AdWords
5 3 (0.98%) Google Sheets
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.54%) Internet
2 7 (2.28%) Ethernet
3 6 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.63%) Firewall
4 5 (1.63%) FTP
5 4 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.30%) Network Security
6 2 (0.65%) DNS
6 2 (0.65%) IGMP
6 2 (0.65%) MPLS
6 2 (0.65%) SMS
6 2 (0.65%) SNMP
6 2 (0.65%) SSL
6 2 (0.65%) VLAN
6 2 (0.65%) Wireless
7 1 (0.33%) BGP
7 1 (0.33%) DWDM
7 1 (0.33%) Intranet
7 1 (0.33%) VPN
7 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.03%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (8.14%) Power BI
5 22 (7.17%) Relational Database
6 17 (5.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 17 (5.54%) Data Lake
6 17 (5.54%) PowerPivot
7 14 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (3.58%) QlikView
9 10 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (2.28%) Qlik Sense
12 5 (1.63%) Big Data
12 5 (1.63%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.63%) MySQL
12 5 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.30%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (6.51%) JIRA
2 11 (3.58%) Zephyr
3 10 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.63%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.30%) C++Builder
6 2 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.33%) RStudio
7 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 126 (41.04%) Finance
2 60 (19.54%) Retail
3 34 (11.07%) Banking
4 19 (6.19%) Manufacturing
5 16 (5.21%) Marketing
6 10 (3.26%) Back Office
7 9 (2.93%) Legal
7 9 (2.93%) Public Sector
8 8 (2.61%) Norwegian Language
9 7 (2.28%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.63%) Advertising
10 5 (1.63%) Front Office
10 5 (1.63%) Games
10 5 (1.63%) Japanese Language
10 5 (1.63%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.30%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.98%) Publishing
13 2 (0.65%) Electronics
13 2 (0.65%) Local Government
14 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 110 (35.83%) Analyst
2 42 (13.68%) Developer
3 26 (8.47%) Junior
4 24 (7.82%) Project Manager
5 21 (6.84%) Consultant
6 19 (6.19%) Performance Analyst
7 17 (5.54%) Administrator
8 16 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 14 (4.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (4.23%) Quality Analyst
11 12 (3.91%) Data Analyst
11 12 (3.91%) Graduate
11 12 (3.91%) Trainee
12 11 (3.58%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.58%) Test Analyst
13 10 (3.26%) Project Officer
13 10 (3.26%) Recruitment Consultant
13 10 (3.26%) Trainee Consultant
13 10 (3.26%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
14 9 (2.93%) Project Control Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.86%) XML
2 17 (5.54%) .NET
2 17 (5.54%) HTML
3 8 (2.61%) CSS
4 5 (1.63%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.30%) WinForms
5 4 (1.30%) WPF
6 3 (0.98%) FIXML
6 3 (0.98%) Series 60
7 2 (0.65%) ODBC
7 2 (0.65%) POSIX
8 1 (0.33%) HTML5
8 1 (0.33%) LESS
8 1 (0.33%) MDX
8 1 (0.33%) Node.js
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.33%) REST
8 1 (0.33%) RSS
8 1 (0.33%) Sass
8 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 85 (27.69%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.82%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.19%) User Experience
4 16 (5.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (5.21%) Private Cloud
5 14 (4.56%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.61%) Derivative
6 8 (2.61%) FMCG
7 7 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.63%) Smart Meter
8 5 (1.63%) Social Media
9 4 (1.30%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.30%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.30%) Robotics
10 3 (0.98%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.98%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.98%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.98%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.98%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.51%) Windows
2 9 (2.93%) Linux
3 5 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (0.65%) Android
4 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.65%) Unix
4 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 48 (15.64%) Analytics
3 47 (15.31%) Project Management
4 46 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (14.98%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (12.38%) Data Modelling
5 38 (12.38%) ETL
6 37 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (10.10%) Fintech
8 29 (9.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 28 (9.12%) Coaching
9 28 (9.12%) Visualisation
10 26 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
11 25 (8.14%) Data Analysis
11 25 (8.14%) Decision-Making
12 21 (6.84%) CRM
12 21 (6.84%) PRINCE2
12 21 (6.84%) Project Delivery
12 21 (6.84%) Service Delivery
13 20 (6.51%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (30.29%) SQL
2 34 (11.07%) VBA
3 22 (7.17%) C
4 21 (6.84%) T-SQL
5 18 (5.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 17 (5.54%) C++
6 17 (5.54%) Java
7 16 (5.21%) C#
8 12 (3.91%) JavaScript
9 8 (2.61%) Python
9 8 (2.61%) VB
10 6 (1.95%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.63%) Go
11 5 (1.63%) R
12 1 (0.33%) Delphi
12 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (9.12%) Degree
2 14 (4.56%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.58%) ACCA
4 11 (3.58%) CIMA
5 9 (2.93%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.30%) PMP
8 3 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.65%) APMP
9 2 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.33%) APMG
10 1 (0.33%) CCDE
10 1 (0.33%) CISSP
10 1 (0.33%) ISEB
10 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.45%) QA
2 10 (3.26%) PMO
3 4 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.65%) EMIR
5 2 (0.65%) GDPR
5 2 (0.65%) MiFID
5 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.65%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) Firmware
3 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (3.58%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 93 (30.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.19%) Oracle
3 12 (3.91%) Cognos
3 12 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (3.91%) Tableau
4 11 (3.58%) HP
4 11 (3.58%) SAP
5 7 (2.28%) Google
6 6 (1.95%) FNZ
6 6 (1.95%) Workday
7 4 (1.30%) Embarcadero
8 3 (0.98%) Cisco
8 3 (0.98%) IFS
8 3 (0.98%) Infor
8 3 (0.98%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.98%) Juniper
9 2 (0.65%) DeepCrawl
9 2 (0.65%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.65%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.65%) Screaming Frog