Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 723 866 807
Rank change year-on-year +143 -59 +14
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 123 244 418
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 2.22% 2.02% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 102 166 309
Median annual salary £45,750 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.93% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,638 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £155,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year +35.38% +1.56% -1.54%

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 5,548 12,066 15,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.05% 8.21% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4,322 9,227 11,998
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,850 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in the UK

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Spreadsheet.

Salary trend for Spreadsheet in the UK

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spreadsheet over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 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
England +151 117 £46,500 +10.71% 20
UK excluding London +150 61 £44,000 +35.38% 17
London +106 58 £52,500 -6.25% 3
South East +125 21 £49,500 +57.77% 3
Midlands +110 19 £28,500 -5.00% 3
West Midlands +92 12 £26,500 -15.20% 2
North of England +85 8 £40,000 +21.21% 8
East of England +105 7 £45,000 +9.09% 1
East Midlands +69 7 £47,500 +58.33% 1
North West +67 5 £40,000 +16.79% 5
South West +92 4 £29,000 -35.56% 2
Yorkshire +107 2 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Work from Home +56 2 £53,750 +13.16% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
North East +20 1 £27,500 +13.40% 1

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 46 (37.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 35 (28.46%) Degree
3 31 (25.20%) SQL
4 28 (22.76%) Project Management
4 28 (22.76%) Finance
5 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (16.26%) Management Information System
7 18 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (13.82%) Java
9 16 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (12.20%) SQL Server
10 15 (12.20%) Front Office
10 15 (12.20%) Banking
11 14 (11.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (11.38%) Fixed Income
12 13 (10.57%) CRM
12 13 (10.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (10.57%) Computer Science
12 13 (10.57%) Electronic Trading
12 13 (10.57%) Fintech
13 12 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (9.76%) Project Delivery
13 12 (9.76%) VBA
14 11 (8.94%) .NET
14 11 (8.94%) Decision-Making
15 10 (8.13%) Windows
16 9 (7.32%) C
16 9 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (7.32%) APMP

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 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 46 (37.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.63%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.63%) Quantrix
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.44%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.44%) SAP MDG
2 3 (2.44%) SAP MDM
3 2 (1.63%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) AWS
1 4 (3.25%) GCP
1 4 (3.25%) Power Platform
1 4 (3.25%) SaaS
2 2 (1.63%) Azure
2 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.63%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.81%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) Firewall
2 4 (3.25%) DHCP
2 4 (3.25%) DNS
2 4 (3.25%) WAN
3 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.81%) HTTP
4 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.81%) Network Security
4 1 (0.81%) SMTP
4 1 (0.81%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.07%) GIS
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.44%) BODI
5 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.44%) DataStage
5 3 (2.44%) MySQL
5 3 (2.44%) Power BI
5 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.63%) MS Access
6 2 (1.63%) QlikView
7 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.25%) MSI
2 4 (3.25%) Subversion
3 3 (2.44%) LSMW
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.81%) GCC
5 1 (0.81%) JIRA
5 1 (0.81%) JUnit
5 1 (0.81%) PyCharm
5 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.81%) Valgrind
General
1 28 (22.76%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Banking
2 15 (12.20%) Front Office
3 8 (6.50%) Back Office
4 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.07%) Retail
6 4 (3.25%) Public Sector
7 3 (2.44%) Marketing
8 2 (1.63%) Billing
8 2 (1.63%) Local Government
9 1 (0.81%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.81%) Avionics
9 1 (0.81%) French Language
9 1 (0.81%) German Language
9 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.81%) Legal
9 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (26.83%) Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Analyst
3 16 (13.01%) Pricing Developer
4 14 (11.38%) Project Manager
5 13 (10.57%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 12 (9.76%) Graduate
7 9 (7.32%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.32%) SQL Developer
7 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (7.32%) SSIS Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.50%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Java Developer - Fintech
9 7 (5.69%) Java Pricing Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Support Officer
10 6 (4.88%) C++ Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Compliance Officer
10 6 (4.88%) Consultant
10 6 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.94%) .NET
2 6 (4.88%) AngularJS
3 5 (4.07%) REST
3 5 (4.07%) Web Services
4 4 (3.25%) HTML
4 4 (3.25%) HTML5
4 4 (3.25%) Node.js
4 4 (3.25%) XML
5 3 (2.44%) BAPI
5 3 (2.44%) IDoc
6 1 (0.81%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.81%) SOAP
6 1 (0.81%) Spring
6 1 (0.81%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.26%) Management Information System
2 18 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (11.38%) Fixed Income
4 13 (10.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (5.69%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.69%) NHS
5 7 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.44%) User Experience
7 2 (1.63%) Blog
7 2 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.63%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (1.63%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.63%) Podcast
7 2 (1.63%) SCADA
7 2 (1.63%) Social Media
8 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.81%) PMI
8 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows
2 4 (3.25%) Unix
2 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.44%) Linux
4 2 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.76%) Project Management
2 25 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (10.57%) Computer Science
4 13 (10.57%) CRM
4 13 (10.57%) Electronic Trading
4 13 (10.57%) Fintech
5 12 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (9.76%) Project Delivery
6 11 (8.94%) Decision-Making
7 8 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (6.50%) Line Management
7 8 (6.50%) People Management
7 8 (6.50%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.69%) Analytics
8 7 (5.69%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (5.69%) Data Security
8 7 (5.69%) Mathematics
8 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.20%) SQL
2 17 (13.82%) Java
3 12 (9.76%) VBA
4 9 (7.32%) C
5 8 (6.50%) C++
6 6 (4.88%) Python
7 5 (4.07%) C#
7 5 (4.07%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.44%) ABAP
10 2 (1.63%) Go
10 2 (1.63%) PHP
10 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.81%) C-shell
11 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (28.46%) Degree
2 9 (7.32%) APMP
3 7 (5.69%) MAPM
4 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) ACCA
5 2 (1.63%) CIMA
5 2 (1.63%) HNC
5 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.81%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.81%) PMP
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) PMO
2 4 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.63%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) EMIR
4 1 (0.81%) GDPR
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) SCCM
2 2 (1.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle
4 4 (3.25%) BT
4 4 (3.25%) Cisco
4 4 (3.25%) Computacenter
4 4 (3.25%) Google
4 4 (3.25%) SAP
5 3 (2.44%) Capita
6 2 (1.63%) Adaptive Insights
6 2 (1.63%) Concur
6 2 (1.63%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.81%) Citrix
7 1 (0.81%) Infor
7 1 (0.81%) Progress
7 1 (0.81%) Serena
7 1 (0.81%) Sybase
7 1 (0.81%) Zoho