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

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 839 833 876
Rank change year-on-year -6 +43 -109
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 328 368 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Applications category 2.31% 2.41% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 252 299 297
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,550 £21,500 £20,400
90th Percentile £76,125 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,500 £34,603 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.97% -1.13% -

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 14,200 15,261 17,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.63% 8.71% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11,016 11,834 13,953
UK median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £64,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -1.49%

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 October 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 October 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 +14 315 £45,000 +12.50% 61
London +71 171 £55,000 - 20
UK excluding London -43 157 £31,500 -8.97% 47
South East -25 57 £29,500 -41.00% 10
North of England +6 33 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Midlands +22 31 £37,500 +33.93% 5
West Midlands +25 24 £36,250 +29.46% 4
North West -2 23 £45,750 +33.58% 5
East of England +19 18 £29,500 +34.09% 6
Wales 0 9 £22,000 -22.81% 3
Yorkshire +15 7 £45,000 +28.57% 5
South West 0 7 £40,000 +33.33% 6
East Midlands -6 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Scotland +5 3 £24,500 +8.89% 2
North East -9 3 £25,000 -41.18% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 143 (43.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 109 (33.23%) Finance
3 107 (32.62%) SQL
4 106 (32.32%) Microsoft
5 72 (21.95%) Project Management
6 64 (19.51%) SQL Server
7 60 (18.29%) C#
8 52 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (15.24%) Problem-Solving
10 49 (14.94%) Microsoft Office
11 48 (14.63%) .NET
12 47 (14.33%) CRM
12 47 (14.33%) TeamCity
13 44 (13.41%) Windows
14 43 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 42 (12.80%) ITIL
16 40 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
17 38 (11.59%) SharePoint
18 36 (10.98%) Service Delivery
18 36 (10.98%) Analytics
19 35 (10.67%) VBA
20 33 (10.06%) Banking
21 32 (9.76%) Java
22 31 (9.45%) ETL
22 31 (9.45%) Marketing
23 30 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
23 30 (9.15%) Internet
24 29 (8.84%) Degree
25 28 (8.54%) Business Analysis
25 28 (8.54%) WPF

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 38 (11.59%) SharePoint
2 23 (7.01%) IIS
3 21 (6.40%) Tomcat
4 19 (5.79%) NServiceBus
4 19 (5.79%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.91%) CMS
6 3 (0.91%) WordPress
7 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.30%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 143 (43.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (14.94%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (4.57%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (7.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (4.27%) Markit EDM
3 9 (2.74%) NetSuite
4 8 (2.44%) Infor SunSystems
5 5 (1.52%) FastStats
6 4 (1.22%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.91%) HFM
8 2 (0.61%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 2 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.30%) OpenCart
9 1 (0.30%) Orchestrade
9 1 (0.30%) Raiser's Edge
9 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.57%) Office 365
3 11 (3.35%) SaaS
4 6 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.83%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 3 (0.91%) G Suite
7 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.61%) GitHub
7 2 (0.61%) PaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.15%) Internet
2 22 (6.71%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.35%) DNS
4 10 (3.05%) DHCP
5 9 (2.74%) ADSL
5 9 (2.74%) LAN
6 5 (1.52%) BGP
6 5 (1.52%) DWDM
6 5 (1.52%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.52%) MPLS
6 5 (1.52%) SDH
6 5 (1.52%) VPN
7 4 (1.22%) Firewall
8 3 (0.91%) Wireless
9 2 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.61%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.61%) VoIP
10 1 (0.30%) Nortel Meridian
10 1 (0.30%) PABX
10 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (7.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (6.71%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.35%) Power BI
7 10 (3.05%) QlikView
8 9 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.44%) Qlik Sense
10 6 (1.83%) MySQL
11 5 (1.52%) BODI
11 5 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.52%) DataStage
11 5 (1.52%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.22%) Essbase
12 4 (1.22%) GIS
12 4 (1.22%) Oracle Smart View
12 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (14.33%) TeamCity
2 26 (7.93%) Octopus Deploy
3 19 (5.79%) Artifactory
3 19 (5.79%) Bitbucket
3 19 (5.79%) Moq
3 19 (5.79%) NCrunch
3 19 (5.79%) NUnit
3 19 (5.79%) ReSharper
4 13 (3.96%) JIRA
5 5 (1.52%) LSMW
6 3 (0.91%) Zephyr
7 2 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.30%) TestRail
8 1 (0.30%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 109 (33.23%) Finance
2 33 (10.06%) Banking
3 31 (9.45%) Marketing
4 15 (4.57%) Front Office
5 14 (4.27%) Retail
6 13 (3.96%) Advertising
6 13 (3.96%) Investment Banking
7 12 (3.66%) Telecoms
8 11 (3.35%) Publishing
9 10 (3.05%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.83%) Electronics
10 6 (1.83%) Legal
11 4 (1.22%) Back Office
12 3 (0.91%) Billing
12 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.91%) Games
13 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.30%) French Language
13 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 81 (24.70%) Analyst
2 70 (21.34%) Developer
3 41 (12.50%) Administrator
4 31 (9.45%) Senior Developer
5 28 (8.54%) Consultant
6 25 (7.62%) C# Developer
7 23 (7.01%) Data Analyst
8 22 (6.71%) Project Manager
9 21 (6.40%) Senior C# Developer
9 21 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
10 18 (5.49%) Service Analyst
11 16 (4.88%) Coordinator
11 16 (4.88%) Implementation Consultant
12 15 (4.57%) Implementation Manager
12 15 (4.57%) Implementation Project Manager
13 13 (3.96%) .NET Developer
13 13 (3.96%) Report Analyst
14 12 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
15 11 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
15 11 (3.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.63%) .NET
2 28 (8.54%) WPF
3 26 (7.93%) .NET Framework
4 24 (7.32%) WCF
5 21 (6.40%) WinForms
6 19 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (5.79%) Middleware
6 19 (5.79%) MSMQ
6 19 (5.79%) REST
6 19 (5.79%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (3.35%) ASP.NET
8 8 (2.44%) HTML
9 7 (2.13%) React
10 6 (1.83%) XML
11 5 (1.52%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.52%) ASP.NET Core
11 5 (1.52%) BAPI
11 5 (1.52%) Lucene
11 5 (1.52%) Natural Language Processing
11 5 (1.52%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.54%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.66%) Fintech
4 10 (3.05%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.44%) PMI
7 7 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.83%) User Experience
9 4 (1.22%) Derivative
9 4 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.91%) BYOD
10 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.91%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (0.91%) Handset
10 3 (0.91%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.91%) IVR
10 3 (0.91%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.41%) Windows
2 8 (2.44%) Linux
3 6 (1.83%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.91%) Android
4 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.91%) Unix
4 3 (0.91%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.91%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.91%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.30%) CentOS
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (21.95%) Project Management
2 50 (15.24%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (14.33%) CRM
4 42 (12.80%) ITIL
5 40 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (10.98%) Analytics
6 36 (10.98%) Service Delivery
7 31 (9.45%) ETL
8 30 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (8.54%) Business Analysis
10 26 (7.93%) PRINCE2
11 24 (7.32%) Mathematics
11 24 (7.32%) SDLC
12 21 (6.40%) Service Design
13 20 (6.10%) Change Management
13 20 (6.10%) ERP
13 20 (6.10%) Fund Management
14 19 (5.79%) Service Management
14 19 (5.79%) TDD
15 18 (5.49%) OO
Programming Languages
1 107 (32.62%) SQL
2 60 (18.29%) C#
3 35 (10.67%) VBA
4 32 (9.76%) Java
5 21 (6.40%) PowerShell
6 16 (4.88%) Python
7 14 (4.27%) C++
8 12 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.74%) C
10 8 (2.44%) JavaScript
10 8 (2.44%) PHP
11 5 (1.52%) ABAP
11 5 (1.52%) R
12 4 (1.22%) Apex Code
12 4 (1.22%) VB
13 3 (0.91%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.91%) VBScript
14 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.30%) Fortran
15 1 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (8.84%) Degree
2 13 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.44%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.83%) PhD
7 5 (1.52%) CCDE
7 5 (1.52%) CCDP
7 5 (1.52%) CCIE
7 5 (1.52%) CCIE Service Provider
7 5 (1.52%) JNCIE
8 4 (1.22%) ACCA
8 4 (1.22%) CIMA
8 4 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.30%) CISSP
10 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.18%) QA
2 15 (4.57%) PMO
3 11 (3.35%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.83%) GDPR
5 5 (1.52%) SLA
6 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 16 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) SCCM
2 3 (0.91%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.30%) cPanel
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 106 (32.32%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.32%) SAP
3 19 (5.79%) DevExpress
4 17 (5.18%) Oracle
5 16 (4.88%) Tableau
6 14 (4.27%) Infor
7 13 (3.96%) Google
8 11 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.44%) VMware
10 7 (2.13%) Cisco
11 6 (1.83%) Cognizant
12 5 (1.52%) Hyperion
12 5 (1.52%) Informatica
13 4 (1.22%) Dell
13 4 (1.22%) Epicor
13 4 (1.22%) HP
13 4 (1.22%) Progress
13 4 (1.22%) Sage
13 4 (1.22%) Snow
13 4 (1.22%) Xero