Period
to 23 August 2017

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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 848 787
Rank change year-on-year +29 -61 +70
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 390 428 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Applications category 2.54% 2.38% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 315 335 414
UK median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -22.22%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £68,250 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -7.14%

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 15372 17985 21705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.73% 9.14% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11921 14690 17171
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.15% - -

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 23 August 2017.

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 23 August 2017. 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 +49 385 £40,000 +1.27% 25
UK excluding London +34 245 £35,000 +7.69% 14
London +37 144 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South East +62 86 £50,000 +11.11% 4
North of England -19 53 £36,000 +30.91% 4
Midlands +11 49 £27,500 +22.22% 2
North West -28 37 £36,000 +44.00% 2
West Midlands +10 35 £27,500 +44.74% 1
East of England +19 27 £22,000 -27.87% 3
South West +3 26 £33,000 +12.82%
East Midlands +6 14 £40,000 +56.86% 1
Yorkshire +10 12 £32,500 +25.00% 1
North East +7 4 £47,500 +41.79% 1
Scotland +12 2 £31,250 -10.71%
Wales +7 2 £28,500 +7.55%

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT jobs citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 177 (45.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 145 (37.18%) SQL
3 139 (35.64%) Microsoft
4 125 (32.05%) Degree
5 119 (30.51%) Finance
6 88 (22.56%) Analytical Skills
7 84 (21.54%) SQL Server
7 84 (21.54%) Management Information System
8 65 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (16.41%) Analytics
10 63 (16.15%) VBA
11 61 (15.64%) Business Intelligence
12 59 (15.13%) Data Analysis
13 58 (14.87%) Microsoft Office
14 56 (14.36%) C#
15 51 (13.08%) Internet
16 45 (11.54%) Project Management
17 44 (11.28%) Data Modelling
17 44 (11.28%) Tableau
18 41 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
18 41 (10.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 40 (10.26%) Windows
20 36 (9.23%) Computer Science
20 36 (9.23%) QA
21 35 (8.97%) Python
22 34 (8.72%) CRM
22 34 (8.72%) Banking
23 33 (8.46%) Retail
23 33 (8.46%) Telecoms
23 33 (8.46%) 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 12 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.05%) IIS
3 7 (1.79%) SAS
3 7 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.54%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.28%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.77%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.51%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.51%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.26%) CMS
8 1 (0.26%) Confluence
8 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 177 (45.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 58 (14.87%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (4.36%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (2.05%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.77%) InVision
6 3 (0.77%) SPSS
6 3 (0.77%) UXPin
7 2 (0.51%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.51%) Revit
8 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.77%) Eloqua
2 3 (0.77%) Primavera
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.26%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.82%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.54%) Google Tag Manager
3 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.03%) G Suite
5 3 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.51%) AdWords
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.51%) GitHub
6 2 (0.51%) SaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Datadog
7 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.08%) Internet
2 25 (6.41%) Wireless
3 23 (5.90%) NFC
4 14 (3.59%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.31%) Firewall
6 5 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.03%) VPN
7 4 (1.03%) ZigBee
8 3 (0.77%) ATM
8 3 (0.77%) HTTP
8 3 (0.77%) Skype
8 3 (0.77%) SMS
8 3 (0.77%) SMTP
9 1 (0.26%) Network Security
9 1 (0.26%) SSL
9 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (8.46%) Power BI
4 29 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
5 25 (6.41%) QlikView
6 22 (5.64%) Hadoop
7 21 (5.38%) Big Data
7 21 (5.38%) Qlik Sense
7 21 (5.38%) Relational Database
8 17 (4.36%) Apache Hive
9 16 (4.10%) DB2
9 16 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (3.08%) MySQL
12 8 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.79%) Data Mining
13 7 (1.79%) GIS
14 5 (1.28%) MS Access
14 5 (1.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (1.79%) JIRA
1 7 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (1.79%) TeamCity
2 6 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.03%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.77%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.51%) Hudson
5 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.51%) Selenium
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.26%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.26%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 119 (30.51%) Finance
2 34 (8.72%) Banking
3 33 (8.46%) Retail
3 33 (8.46%) Telecoms
4 30 (7.69%) Marketing
5 27 (6.92%) Electronics
6 20 (5.13%) Retail Banking
7 16 (4.10%) Front Office
8 11 (2.82%) Law
9 6 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.28%) German Language
10 5 (1.28%) Legal
11 4 (1.03%) Dutch Language
11 4 (1.03%) French Language
11 4 (1.03%) Publishing
11 4 (1.03%) Swedish Language
12 3 (0.77%) Billing
12 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Advertising
14 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 113 (28.97%) Analyst
2 71 (18.21%) Developer
3 43 (11.03%) Data Analyst
4 42 (10.77%) Consultant
5 27 (6.92%) Project Manager
6 24 (6.15%) Senior Consultant
7 23 (5.90%) EMV Consultant
8 18 (4.62%) C# Developer
9 17 (4.36%) Junior
10 16 (4.10%) QlikView Developer
11 15 (3.85%) C# Quant Developer
11 15 (3.85%) C++ Developer
11 15 (3.85%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 15 (3.85%) C++/C# Developer
11 15 (3.85%) Quantitative Developer
11 15 (3.85%) SQL Developer
12 14 (3.59%) Administrator
12 14 (3.59%) Service Analyst
13 13 (3.33%) .NET Developer
13 13 (3.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.69%) XML
2 29 (7.44%) .NET
3 18 (4.62%) HTML
4 7 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.54%) CSS
6 5 (1.28%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.28%) JSON
6 5 (1.28%) Velocity
7 3 (0.77%) CSS3
7 3 (0.77%) Node.js
7 3 (0.77%) React
7 3 (0.77%) WinForms
8 2 (0.51%) .NET Core
8 2 (0.51%) Angular 2
8 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.51%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.51%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 88 (22.56%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (21.54%) Management Information System
3 36 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 25 (6.41%) Contactless
5 23 (5.90%) Digital Currency
5 23 (5.90%) Digital TV
5 23 (5.90%) EMV
5 23 (5.90%) Mobile Payment
5 23 (5.90%) Smartcard
6 16 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (3.85%) Derivative
8 14 (3.59%) Data Structures
9 12 (3.08%) Algorithms
9 12 (3.08%) Client/Server
10 11 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (2.82%) User Experience
11 10 (2.56%) Handset
11 10 (2.56%) Social Media
12 8 (2.05%) Smartphone
13 6 (1.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.26%) Windows
2 15 (3.85%) Linux
3 13 (3.33%) Android
3 13 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.05%) Unix
5 4 (1.03%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.51%) Solaris
6 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) Debian
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (16.41%) Analytics
3 61 (15.64%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (15.13%) Data Analysis
5 45 (11.54%) Project Management
6 44 (11.28%) Data Modelling
7 41 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (8.72%) CRM
9 32 (8.21%) Mathematics
10 31 (7.95%) ITIL
11 28 (7.18%) Service Management
12 26 (6.67%) Integration Testing
13 24 (6.15%) Asset Management
13 24 (6.15%) PRINCE2
14 23 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (5.90%) Cryptography
14 23 (5.90%) Data Analytics
14 23 (5.90%) Requirements Analysis
14 23 (5.90%) Systems Analysis
14 23 (5.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 145 (37.18%) SQL
2 63 (16.15%) VBA
3 56 (14.36%) C#
4 35 (8.97%) Python
5 26 (6.67%) C++
6 18 (4.62%) Java
7 15 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 15 (3.85%) VB
8 12 (3.08%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.82%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.05%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.05%) R
11 5 (1.28%) Julia
11 5 (1.28%) Scala
12 3 (0.77%) C
13 2 (0.51%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.51%) Perl
13 2 (0.51%) Prolog
13 2 (0.51%) Ruby
13 2 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 125 (32.05%) Degree
2 32 (8.21%) Security Cleared
3 20 (5.13%) Master's Degree
3 20 (5.13%) Numerate Degree
4 17 (4.36%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.85%) PhD
6 9 (2.31%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.05%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 6 (1.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 6 (1.54%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 5 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.28%) PMP
9 5 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.03%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.03%) MCDST
10 4 (1.03%) MCP
10 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.77%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.23%) QA
2 18 (4.62%) Data Quality
3 16 (4.10%) PMO
4 12 (3.08%) SLA
5 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.03%) Firmware
2 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.26%) vSphere
3 1 (0.26%) XenApp
3 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.26%) Nagios
1 1 (0.26%) Prometheus
1 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 139 (35.64%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.28%) Tableau
3 26 (6.67%) Hyperion
4 25 (6.41%) Cognos
5 20 (5.13%) Oracle
6 19 (4.87%) Google
7 12 (3.08%) Siebel
8 9 (2.31%) SAP
9 7 (1.79%) HP
9 7 (1.79%) IBM
10 6 (1.54%) VMware
11 4 (1.03%) Capita
11 4 (1.03%) EMC
11 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.03%) TOWER Software
12 3 (0.77%) Adobe
12 3 (0.77%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.77%) HubSpot
12 3 (0.77%) Mitel
13 2 (0.51%) Splunk