Period
to 30 March 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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 784 916 806
Rank change year-on-year +132 -110 +111
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 209 209 432
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Applications category 2.30% 1.66% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 173 147 308
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,300 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +25.71% +16.67% +0.84%

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 9,073 12,568 15,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.67% 8.43% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7,103 9,355 11,967
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,868 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +7.69% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +128 204 £47,500 +5.56% 36
UK excluding London +113 118 £44,000 +25.71% 29
London +75 88 £52,500 +3.45% 9
South East +67 52 £44,000 +3.53% 9
North of England +74 26 £40,000 +49.53% 5
Midlands +65 22 £46,500 +116.28% 5
North West +50 16 £38,500 +1.14% 4
East Midlands +28 13 £45,000 +119.51%
South West +48 10 £37,500 -21.05%
West Midlands +54 9 £46,500 +106.67% 5
Yorkshire +50 8 £40,000 +75.82% 1
Work from Home +8 7 £62,500 +31.58% 2
East of England +58 6 £45,000 -23.08% 8
North East +7 2 £28,000 +15.46%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 76 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 73 (34.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 55 (26.32%) Finance
4 53 (25.36%) Degree
5 52 (24.88%) SQL
5 52 (24.88%) Project Management
6 38 (18.18%) Java
7 33 (15.79%) Decision-Making
8 32 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (14.83%) Windows
9 31 (14.83%) Management Information System
10 29 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (12.44%) C
12 25 (11.96%) Microsoft Office
13 24 (11.48%) SQL Server
13 24 (11.48%) .NET
14 23 (11.00%) C#
14 23 (11.00%) Computer Science
15 21 (10.05%) MS Visio
15 21 (10.05%) Software Engineering
15 21 (10.05%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (9.57%) CRM
17 18 (8.61%) Linux
17 18 (8.61%) C++
17 18 (8.61%) JavaScript
17 18 (8.61%) PowerShell
18 17 (8.13%) Banking
18 17 (8.13%) Back Office
19 16 (7.66%) Project 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 2 (0.96%) Confluence
2 1 (0.48%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 73 (34.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (11.96%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (10.05%) MS Visio
4 13 (6.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.96%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.48%) SPSS
7 1 (0.48%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.91%) SAP MDG
1 4 (1.91%) SAP MDM
2 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.44%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.44%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.96%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.96%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.48%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.22%) Power Platform
2 5 (2.39%) SaaS
3 2 (0.96%) Azure
3 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.48%) G Suite
4 1 (0.48%) GCP
4 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.70%) Firewall
2 10 (4.78%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.83%) Ethernet
4 7 (3.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (3.35%) Network Security
5 6 (2.87%) DNS
5 6 (2.87%) WAN
6 5 (2.39%) DHCP
7 2 (0.96%) HTTP
7 2 (0.96%) SMTP
7 2 (0.96%) VPN
7 2 (0.96%) Wireless
8 1 (0.48%) BGP
8 1 (0.48%) DWDM
8 1 (0.48%) Internet
8 1 (0.48%) LAN
8 1 (0.48%) MPLS
8 1 (0.48%) SSL
8 1 (0.48%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (6.22%) Power BI
4 9 (4.31%) MySQL
5 5 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.91%) BODI
6 4 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.91%) DataStage
6 4 (1.91%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.91%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.44%) MS Access
7 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.96%) Essbase
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle Smart View
9 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.48%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.78%) JIRA
2 6 (2.87%) JUnit
2 6 (2.87%) MSI
3 4 (1.91%) LSMW
4 2 (0.96%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.48%) GCC
5 1 (0.48%) PyCharm
5 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.48%) Valgrind
5 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.48%) Zephyr
General
1 55 (26.32%) Finance
2 17 (8.13%) Back Office
2 17 (8.13%) Banking
3 12 (5.74%) Front Office
3 12 (5.74%) Retail
4 7 (3.35%) Public Sector
5 6 (2.87%) Billing
6 5 (2.39%) Marketing
7 3 (1.44%) German Language
7 3 (1.44%) Legal
7 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.96%) Advertising
8 2 (0.96%) Local Government
8 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) French Language
9 1 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (20.57%) Analyst
2 37 (17.70%) Developer
3 28 (13.40%) Project Manager
4 15 (7.18%) C# Software Engineer
4 15 (7.18%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (7.18%) Java Engineer
4 15 (7.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (7.18%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 15 (7.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (7.18%) Senior Java Engineer
4 15 (7.18%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 15 (7.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 15 (7.18%) Software Engineer
5 13 (6.22%) .NET Developer
5 13 (6.22%) SQL Developer
5 13 (6.22%) SQL Server Developer
6 12 (5.74%) SSIS Developer
7 11 (5.26%) Consultant
7 11 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 10 (4.78%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.48%) .NET
2 15 (7.18%) AngularJS
3 8 (3.83%) REST
4 6 (2.87%) Hibernate
4 6 (2.87%) SOAP
4 6 (2.87%) Spring
5 5 (2.39%) Web Services
5 5 (2.39%) XML
6 4 (1.91%) BAPI
6 4 (1.91%) IDoc
7 2 (0.96%) Flash
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.48%) ADO
8 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.48%) HTML
8 1 (0.48%) ODBC
8 1 (0.48%) POSIX
8 1 (0.48%) RESTful
8 1 (0.48%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (14.83%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (5.74%) Fixed Income
4 12 (5.74%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.35%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.87%) Derivative
6 6 (2.87%) NHS
7 5 (2.39%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.39%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (1.91%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.91%) User Experience
9 3 (1.44%) Equities
9 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.96%) Blog
10 2 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.96%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.96%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (0.96%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.83%) Windows
2 18 (8.61%) Linux
3 15 (7.18%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (2.87%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.39%) Unix
6 4 (1.91%) Android
7 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (24.88%) Project Management
2 33 (15.79%) Decision-Making
3 29 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (11.00%) Computer Science
5 21 (10.05%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (10.05%) Software Engineering
6 20 (9.57%) CRM
7 16 (7.66%) Project Delivery
8 15 (7.18%) PLM
8 15 (7.18%) PRINCE2
9 14 (6.70%) Line Management
10 13 (6.22%) Data Analysis
10 13 (6.22%) Data Security
11 12 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (5.74%) Data Protection
11 12 (5.74%) Fintech
11 12 (5.74%) ITIL
11 12 (5.74%) People Management
11 12 (5.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (24.88%) SQL
2 38 (18.18%) Java
3 26 (12.44%) C
4 23 (11.00%) C#
5 18 (8.61%) C++
5 18 (8.61%) JavaScript
5 18 (8.61%) PowerShell
6 15 (7.18%) Go
7 14 (6.70%) Python
7 14 (6.70%) VBA
8 9 (4.31%) VB
9 7 (3.35%) PHP
10 5 (2.39%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.39%) VB6
11 4 (1.91%) ABAP
11 4 (1.91%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.48%) C-shell
14 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 53 (25.36%) Degree
2 14 (6.70%) APMP
3 11 (5.26%) MAPM
4 5 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.91%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.91%) PMP
6 3 (1.44%) DBS Check
6 3 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.96%) ACCA
7 2 (0.96%) CIMA
7 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.48%) CASP
8 1 (0.48%) CCDE
8 1 (0.48%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (0.48%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.48%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.48%) OSCP
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.78%) QA
2 9 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.35%) PMO
4 4 (1.91%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.44%) GDPR
6 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.48%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.96%) Docker
3 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) SCCM
2 2 (0.96%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.48%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 76 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.70%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (5.26%) Oracle
4 7 (3.35%) SAP
5 5 (2.39%) Cisco
5 5 (2.39%) FIS
5 5 (2.39%) WorldPay
6 4 (1.91%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.91%) BT
6 4 (1.91%) Computacenter
7 3 (1.44%) Capita
7 3 (1.44%) Citrix
7 3 (1.44%) FactSet
7 3 (1.44%) Reuters
8 2 (0.96%) Adaptive Insights
8 2 (0.96%) Cognos
8 2 (0.96%) Concur
8 2 (0.96%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.96%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.96%) Tableau