Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 754 827 842
Rank change year-on-year +73 +15 +53
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 307 322 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 2.79% 2.24% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 227 251 306
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £76,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,603
% change year-on-year +33.33% -13.30% -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 10,996 14,343 15,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.02% 8.77% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8,712 11,066 12,321
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,325
% change year-on-year -2.86% +5.03% +2.54%

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 14 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Spreadsheet in the UK

Spreadsheet
Top 14 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 14 November 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 +109 305 £45,000 - 107
UK excluding London +125 198 £40,000 +33.33% 86
London +16 109 £55,500 +3.26% 23
South East +59 66 £44,000 +60.00% 14
North of England +72 64 £37,750 -5.63% 27
North West +51 44 £38,000 -10.77% 21
East of England +81 35 £45,000 +80.00% 15
South West +26 20 £18,394 -59.12% 14
Yorkshire +15 16 £38,000 +7.80% 6
Midlands +36 11 £28,750 -20.69% 14
West Midlands +19 6 £62,500 +78.57% 6
East Midlands +12 5 £27,500 -26.67% 8
North East +21 4 £30,750 +23.00%
Scotland +25 2 £38,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 130 (42.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 116 (37.79%) Microsoft
3 112 (36.48%) Finance
4 102 (33.22%) SQL
5 72 (23.45%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (19.87%) Microsoft Office
7 60 (19.54%) Project Management
8 53 (17.26%) Retail
9 47 (15.31%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (14.98%) SQL Server
10 46 (14.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 45 (14.66%) Decision-Making
12 44 (14.33%) Degree
13 42 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
14 41 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 38 (12.38%) VBA
16 37 (12.05%) Analytics
17 36 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
18 35 (11.40%) ETL
19 34 (11.07%) Banking
20 33 (10.75%) QA
21 32 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
21 32 (10.42%) C
22 31 (10.10%) Windows
23 28 (9.12%) Data Modelling
23 28 (9.12%) Fintech
24 27 (8.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
24 27 (8.79%) CRM
24 27 (8.79%) C#
24 27 (8.79%) Visualisation

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 21 (6.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.61%) Confluence
3 2 (0.65%) IIS
3 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.33%) SAS
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 130 (42.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 61 (19.87%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (7.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (6.84%) MS Visio
5 14 (4.56%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.98%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.98%) SPSS
6 3 (0.98%) Stata
7 2 (0.65%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.65%) Revit
8 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.28%) SAP ERP
3 6 (1.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (1.30%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.98%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.47%) Power Platform
2 19 (6.19%) Azure
3 6 (1.95%) AWS
4 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.33%) AdWords
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.33%) Google Sheets
5 1 (0.33%) Mavenlink
5 1 (0.33%) Office 365
5 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.86%) Ethernet
2 14 (4.56%) Internet
2 14 (4.56%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.23%) Firewall
4 12 (3.91%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (3.91%) Network Security
5 6 (1.95%) MPLS
6 5 (1.63%) BGP
6 5 (1.63%) DWDM
6 5 (1.63%) SDH
6 5 (1.63%) VPN
6 5 (1.63%) WAN
7 4 (1.30%) FTP
8 2 (0.65%) DNS
8 2 (0.65%) SSL
9 1 (0.33%) HTTP
9 1 (0.33%) Intranet
9 1 (0.33%) SMS
9 1 (0.33%) SNMP
9 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.98%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (8.47%) Power BI
5 25 (8.14%) Relational Database
6 18 (5.86%) PowerPivot
7 17 (5.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 17 (5.54%) Data Lake
8 14 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.63%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.63%) MySQL
12 5 (1.63%) QlikView
13 4 (1.30%) Big Data
13 4 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.30%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (6.84%) JIRA
2 11 (3.58%) Zephyr
3 10 (3.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.65%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.65%) MSI
4 2 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 112 (36.48%) Finance
2 53 (17.26%) Retail
3 34 (11.07%) Banking
4 16 (5.21%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.58%) Back Office
5 11 (3.58%) Legal
5 11 (3.58%) Public Sector
5 11 (3.58%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.28%) General Ledger
6 7 (2.28%) Marketing
7 6 (1.95%) Billing
8 5 (1.63%) Advertising
8 5 (1.63%) Games
8 5 (1.63%) Japanese Language
8 5 (1.63%) Norwegian Language
8 5 (1.63%) Publishing
9 3 (0.98%) Electronics
9 3 (0.98%) Front Office
9 3 (0.98%) Law
9 3 (0.98%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 109 (35.50%) Analyst
2 30 (9.77%) Developer
3 25 (8.14%) Junior
4 22 (7.17%) Project Manager
5 21 (6.84%) Consultant
6 16 (5.21%) Performance Analyst
7 15 (4.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 15 (4.89%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (4.89%) Software Engineer
8 14 (4.56%) C# Software Engineer
8 14 (4.56%) Data Analyst
8 14 (4.56%) Java Engineer
8 14 (4.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 14 (4.56%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 14 (4.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (4.56%) Senior Java Engineer
8 14 (4.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 14 (4.56%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 12 (3.91%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.17%) .NET
2 14 (4.56%) AngularJS
3 13 (4.23%) XML
4 8 (2.61%) HTML
5 6 (1.95%) CSS
6 3 (0.98%) FIXML
6 3 (0.98%) Series 60
6 3 (0.98%) WPF
7 2 (0.65%) Node.js
7 2 (0.65%) ODBC
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.65%) POSIX
7 2 (0.65%) REST
7 2 (0.65%) Web Services
7 2 (0.65%) WinForms
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.33%) Flash
8 1 (0.33%) LESS
8 1 (0.33%) RSS
8 1 (0.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 72 (23.45%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.19%) User Experience
4 16 (5.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (5.21%) Private Cloud
5 11 (3.58%) Derivative
6 9 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.28%) FMCG
8 5 (1.63%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.30%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.30%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.30%) Social Media
10 3 (0.98%) Equities
10 3 (0.98%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (0.98%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.98%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.98%) Robotics
10 3 (0.98%) Tandem
11 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.10%) Windows
2 17 (5.54%) Linux
3 14 (4.56%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (1.30%) Android
5 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.65%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.54%) Project Management
2 47 (15.31%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (14.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (14.66%) Decision-Making
5 42 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (12.05%) Analytics
7 35 (11.40%) ETL
8 32 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (9.12%) Data Modelling
9 28 (9.12%) Fintech
10 27 (8.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 27 (8.79%) CRM
10 27 (8.79%) Visualisation
11 24 (7.82%) Artificial Intelligence
11 24 (7.82%) Coaching
11 24 (7.82%) PRINCE2
11 24 (7.82%) Service Delivery
12 22 (7.17%) Data Analysis
13 20 (6.51%) Actionable Insight
13 20 (6.51%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 102 (33.22%) SQL
2 38 (12.38%) VBA
3 32 (10.42%) C
4 27 (8.79%) C#
5 22 (7.17%) PowerShell
6 21 (6.84%) Java
6 21 (6.84%) JavaScript
7 20 (6.51%) T-SQL
8 19 (6.19%) C++
9 17 (5.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 16 (5.21%) VB
11 15 (4.89%) Python
12 14 (4.56%) Go
13 6 (1.95%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.95%) VB6
14 4 (1.30%) R
15 3 (0.98%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (14.33%) Degree
2 15 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.93%) ACCA
4 9 (2.93%) CIMA
5 8 (2.61%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.63%) CCDE
7 5 (1.63%) CCDP
7 5 (1.63%) CCIE
7 5 (1.63%) CCIE Service Provider
7 5 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.63%) JNCIE
8 4 (1.30%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.30%) PMP
9 2 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.33%) APMG
10 1 (0.33%) OSCP
10 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.75%) QA
2 13 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.61%) PMO
4 4 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.30%) GDPR
5 2 (0.65%) EMIR
5 2 (0.65%) MiFID
6 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.65%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) Firmware
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (3.58%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 116 (37.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.21%) Oracle
2 16 (5.21%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (3.91%) Cognos
3 12 (3.91%) SAP
4 11 (3.58%) HP
5 10 (3.26%) Tableau
6 7 (2.28%) FIS
7 6 (1.95%) Cisco
7 6 (1.95%) FNZ
7 6 (1.95%) Juniper
7 6 (1.95%) WorldPay
8 5 (1.63%) Workday
9 4 (1.30%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.98%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.98%) FactSet
10 3 (0.98%) Google
10 3 (0.98%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.98%) IFS
10 3 (0.98%) Reuters