Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 792 824 856
Rank change year-on-year +32 +32 -41
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 383 399 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Applications category 2.63% 2.58% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 273 318 337
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £22,890 £20,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £68,500 £70,375 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £34,802 £31,250
% change year-on-year +7.75% +11.36% -3.85%

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 14,559 15,476 18,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.55% 8.78% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11,254 12,027 14,881
UK median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Spreadsheet in the UK

Spreadsheet
Top 16 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 17 August 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
England -3 371 £45,000 +12.50% 69
London +80 193 £50,000 -9.09% 19
UK excluding London -36 189 £37,500 +7.75% 51
South East -10 64 £33,000 -34.00% 9
Midlands +10 42 £37,500 +36.36% 10
West Midlands +33 36 £36,475 +36.36% 7
East of England +17 31 £30,000 +36.36% 10
North of England -9 24 £45,000 +28.57% 17
South West -8 17 £40,000 +21.21% 4
North West -25 15 £47,500 +31.94% 9
Wales +13 9 £22,000 -22.81% 1
Yorkshire +34 7 £45,000 +50.00% 6
East Midlands 0 6 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Scotland -8 2 £24,500 -21.60%
North East -25 2 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 169 (44.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 149 (38.90%) Finance
3 134 (34.99%) Microsoft
4 115 (30.03%) SQL
5 95 (24.80%) Project Management
6 78 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
7 73 (19.06%) SQL Server
8 59 (15.40%) Microsoft Office
9 53 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
9 53 (13.84%) Analytics
10 52 (13.58%) Windows
11 51 (13.32%) CRM
12 50 (13.05%) ITIL
13 49 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
14 47 (12.27%) Degree
15 46 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 44 (11.49%) VBA
17 43 (11.23%) C#
17 43 (11.23%) Business Analysis
18 41 (10.70%) Management Information System
19 39 (10.18%) SAP
19 39 (10.18%) SharePoint
20 38 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 37 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
21 37 (9.66%) Service Management
22 36 (9.40%) ETL
23 35 (9.14%) PRINCE2
23 35 (9.14%) TeamCity
24 34 (8.88%) Data Modelling
24 34 (8.88%) Service Delivery

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 39 (10.18%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.96%) IIS
3 17 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 16 (4.18%) NServiceBus
4 16 (4.18%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.04%) CMS
6 3 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.78%) WordPress
7 2 (0.52%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.52%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.26%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 169 (44.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (15.40%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (4.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (4.70%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (2.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.26%) InVision
5 1 (0.26%) Revit
Business Applications
1 22 (5.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.66%) NetSuite
3 13 (3.39%) Markit EDM
4 11 (2.87%) SAP Business One
5 8 (2.09%) Infor SunSystems
6 5 (1.31%) FastStats
7 3 (0.78%) CaseMap
7 3 (0.78%) Concordance
7 3 (0.78%) LexisNexis TimeMap
7 3 (0.78%) Primavera
7 3 (0.78%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.78%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 2 (0.52%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.52%) HFM
8 2 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.52%) iTrent
9 1 (0.26%) Raiser's Edge
9 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.96%) Office 365
2 17 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.83%) SaaS
4 5 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.31%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.04%) Taleo
6 3 (0.78%) AdWords
7 2 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.52%) G Suite
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.26%) GitHub
8 1 (0.26%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.27%) Internet
2 18 (4.70%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.92%) DNS
4 14 (3.66%) DHCP
5 9 (2.35%) ADSL
5 9 (2.35%) LAN
6 3 (0.78%) BGP
6 3 (0.78%) Broadband
6 3 (0.78%) DWDM
6 3 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.78%) MPLS
6 3 (0.78%) SDH
6 3 (0.78%) SSL
6 3 (0.78%) VPN
7 2 (0.52%) FTP
7 2 (0.52%) VoIP
8 1 (0.26%) Firewall
8 1 (0.26%) Intranet
8 1 (0.26%) SMS
8 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (19.06%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (6.01%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (4.70%) Power BI
7 13 (3.39%) QlikView
8 12 (3.13%) PowerPivot
9 10 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (2.09%) Qlik Sense
12 7 (1.83%) GIS
12 7 (1.83%) MS Access
12 7 (1.83%) MySQL
13 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Power View
13 6 (1.57%) Spotfire
14 5 (1.31%) BODI
14 5 (1.31%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 35 (9.14%) TeamCity
2 17 (4.44%) Moq
2 17 (4.44%) NUnit
2 17 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
3 16 (4.18%) Artifactory
3 16 (4.18%) Bitbucket
3 16 (4.18%) JIRA
3 16 (4.18%) NCrunch
3 16 (4.18%) ReSharper
4 5 (1.31%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.31%) LSMW
5 3 (0.78%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.78%) GoCD
5 3 (0.78%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.26%) MSTest
7 1 (0.26%) TestRail
7 1 (0.26%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 149 (38.90%) Finance
2 28 (7.31%) Banking
3 25 (6.53%) Marketing
3 25 (6.53%) Retail
4 17 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.66%) Front Office
5 14 (3.66%) Legal
6 11 (2.87%) Advertising
7 10 (2.61%) Publishing
8 8 (2.09%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.09%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.83%) Law
10 6 (1.57%) Back Office
10 6 (1.57%) Billing
11 5 (1.31%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.04%) Electronics
12 4 (1.04%) Military
13 3 (0.78%) Games
14 2 (0.52%) German Language
15 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 130 (33.94%) Analyst
2 58 (15.14%) Developer
3 40 (10.44%) Administrator
4 30 (7.83%) Consultant
5 29 (7.57%) Data Analyst
5 29 (7.57%) Project Manager
6 23 (6.01%) Senior Developer
7 21 (5.48%) Coordinator
8 20 (5.22%) Service Analyst
9 19 (4.96%) Implementation Consultant
10 18 (4.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 18 (4.70%) C# Developer
10 18 (4.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 17 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (3.39%) Project Coordinator
12 13 (3.39%) Report Analyst
13 12 (3.13%) Implementation Manager
13 12 (3.13%) Implementation Project Manager
14 11 (2.87%) Business Analyst
15 10 (2.61%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.09%) .NET
2 21 (5.48%) .NET Framework
3 19 (4.96%) REST
3 19 (4.96%) WPF
4 18 (4.70%) WinForms
5 16 (4.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (4.18%) Middleware
5 16 (4.18%) MSMQ
5 16 (4.18%) WCF
5 16 (4.18%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (1.57%) XML
7 5 (1.31%) BAPI
7 5 (1.31%) HTML
7 5 (1.31%) IDoc
8 4 (1.04%) JSON
8 4 (1.04%) Web Services
8 4 (1.04%) XSD
8 4 (1.04%) XSLT
9 3 (0.78%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (0.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 78 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (10.70%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.92%) Fintech
4 13 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.61%) Fixed Income
5 10 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.35%) iPhone
6 9 (2.35%) User Experience
7 8 (2.09%) PMI
7 8 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.83%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.31%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.31%) NHS
11 3 (0.78%) BBC
11 3 (0.78%) Blog
11 3 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.78%) Handset
11 3 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 52 (13.58%) Windows
2 10 (2.61%) Linux
3 5 (1.31%) CentOS
4 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.78%) Android
5 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.78%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.78%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.78%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.26%) Unix
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (24.80%) Project Management
2 53 (13.84%) Analytics
2 53 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (13.32%) CRM
4 50 (13.05%) ITIL
5 49 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
6 43 (11.23%) Business Analysis
7 37 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (9.66%) Service Management
8 36 (9.40%) ETL
9 35 (9.14%) PRINCE2
10 34 (8.88%) Data Modelling
10 34 (8.88%) Service Delivery
11 31 (8.09%) ERP
12 29 (7.57%) Data Analysis
12 29 (7.57%) Data Management
13 25 (6.53%) SDLC
14 24 (6.27%) Mathematics
15 23 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (5.74%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (30.03%) SQL
2 44 (11.49%) VBA
3 43 (11.23%) C#
4 27 (7.05%) Java
5 20 (5.22%) PowerShell
6 18 (4.70%) T-SQL
7 17 (4.44%) Python
8 9 (2.35%) C
8 9 (2.35%) PHP
8 9 (2.35%) VB
9 8 (2.09%) C++
10 6 (1.57%) R
11 5 (1.31%) ABAP
11 5 (1.31%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.31%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.31%) Ruby
11 5 (1.31%) VBScript
12 4 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (0.78%) Go
13 3 (0.78%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 47 (12.27%) Degree
2 31 (8.09%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 11 (2.87%) ACCA
4 11 (2.87%) CIMA
4 11 (2.87%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.31%) PMP
7 3 (0.78%) CCDE
7 3 (0.78%) CCDP
7 3 (0.78%) CCIE
7 3 (0.78%) CCIE Service Provider
7 3 (0.78%) JNCIE
7 3 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.52%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.26%) BICSI Certification
9 1 (0.26%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.09%) PMO
2 25 (6.53%) QA
3 16 (4.18%) Data Quality
4 8 (2.09%) SLA
5 5 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.31%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.52%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.78%) Kubernetes
1 3 (0.78%) SCCM
2 2 (0.52%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.26%) cPanel
Vendors
1 134 (34.99%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.18%) SAP
3 29 (7.57%) Tableau
4 22 (5.74%) Oracle
5 21 (5.48%) Infor
6 16 (4.18%) DevExpress
7 11 (2.87%) Epicor
7 11 (2.87%) Google
7 11 (2.87%) Sage
7 11 (2.87%) Xero
8 9 (2.35%) HP
9 8 (2.09%) Cognizant
10 7 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.57%) IBM
11 6 (1.57%) VMware
12 5 (1.31%) Cisco
12 5 (1.31%) Cognos
12 5 (1.31%) Informatica
13 4 (1.04%) Dell
13 4 (1.04%) Hyperion