Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 684 711 846
Rank change year-on-year +27 +135 -48
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 317 106 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Applications category 3.81% 2.17% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 152 87 197
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,700 £23,650
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £29,281
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £46,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.15% +10.71% -1.18%
75th Percentile £68,125 £68,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £101,125 £155,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £42,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.37% +12.67% +15.38%

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 8,310 4,889 11,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.38% 6.91% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,237 3,814 9,310
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%
75th Percentile £57,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,810 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.16% +7.14% -

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 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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 +10 291 £47,500 +1.06% 60
London -11 167 £55,000 -2.22% 17
UK excluding London -48 131 £41,250 -2.37% 43
North of England -22 47 £30,000 -25.00% 11
Work from Home -218 43 £47,500 +18.75% 7
South West -38 28 £40,000 +37.93% 8
South East -61 25 £44,673 -9.75% 3
North West -22 20 £25,000 -37.50% 9
Yorkshire -31 20 - - 2
Midlands -78 18 £42,500 +49.12% 13
West Midlands -65 14 £41,250 +55.66% 10
North East - 7 £33,250 -
East of England -27 5 £43,500 -3.33% 7
Wales - 5 - - 2
East Midlands -50 4 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Scotland - 3 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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.

1 123 (38.80%) Social Skills
2 121 (38.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 102 (32.18%) Finance
4 94 (29.65%) Microsoft
5 89 (28.08%) SQL
6 88 (27.76%) Analytical Skills
7 71 (22.40%) Degree
8 65 (20.50%) Business Intelligence
9 64 (20.19%) Analytics
10 63 (19.87%) Power Platform
11 56 (17.67%) Power BI
11 56 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
11 56 (17.67%) Data Analysis
12 55 (17.35%) Tableau
13 48 (15.14%) Marketing
13 48 (15.14%) Project Management
14 43 (13.56%) Microsoft Office
15 42 (13.25%) Continuous Improvement
16 41 (12.93%) Visualisation
17 39 (12.30%) Mathematics
18 38 (11.99%) Decision-Making
19 35 (11.04%) Google
19 35 (11.04%) Validation
19 35 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
19 35 (11.04%) Organisational Skills
20 33 (10.41%) QA
20 33 (10.41%) Data Quality
21 30 (9.46%) Management Information System
21 30 (9.46%) Python
22 28 (8.83%) Data Modelling

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 9 (2.84%) SAS
2 8 (2.52%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.21%) Apache
4 6 (1.89%) Confluence
5 3 (0.95%) WordPress
6 2 (0.63%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 121 (38.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (13.56%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (6.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.95%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.63%) Figma
6 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (2.84%) Oracle Clinical
2 3 (0.95%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (0.95%) Shopify
3 2 (0.63%) Maximo
3 2 (0.63%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.32%) HealthRoster
4 1 (0.32%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.32%) iTrent
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 63 (19.87%) Power Platform
2 16 (5.05%) SaaS
3 13 (4.10%) Azure
4 11 (3.47%) AWS
5 10 (3.15%) GitHub
6 9 (2.84%) Google Analytics
7 7 (2.21%) Microsoft 365
7 7 (2.21%) Power Automate
7 7 (2.21%) Zapier
8 6 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.89%) Amazon EKS
9 5 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.58%) Facebook Ads
9 5 (1.58%) IaaS
9 5 (1.58%) PaaS
9 5 (1.58%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 3 (0.95%) Google Ads
11 2 (0.63%) Google Docs
11 2 (0.63%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.63%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.58%) Network Security
2 4 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.95%) DHCP
3 3 (0.95%) DNS
3 3 (0.95%) Firewall
3 3 (0.95%) Internet
4 1 (0.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) Intranet
4 1 (0.32%) LAN
4 1 (0.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.67%) Power BI
2 55 (17.35%) Tableau
3 20 (6.31%) MySQL
4 16 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.05%) SQL Server
5 12 (3.79%) Big Data
6 9 (2.84%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.52%) Looker
8 6 (1.89%) GIS
8 6 (1.89%) OLAP
8 6 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.58%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.26%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (1.26%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (1.26%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 18 (5.68%) JIRA
2 8 (2.52%) Postman
3 3 (0.95%) Fiddler
4 2 (0.63%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.63%) GitLab
5 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.32%) RStudio
General
1 123 (38.80%) Social Skills
2 102 (32.18%) Finance
3 88 (27.76%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (15.14%) Marketing
5 35 (11.04%) Organisational Skills
6 27 (8.52%) Retail
7 19 (5.99%) Front Office
7 19 (5.99%) Presentation Skills
8 17 (5.36%) Banking
9 16 (5.05%) Legal
10 15 (4.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (3.79%) Influencing Skills
12 10 (3.15%) Brand Awareness
13 9 (2.84%) Manufacturing
13 9 (2.84%) Public Sector
13 9 (2.84%) Publishing
14 7 (2.21%) Financial Institution
15 6 (1.89%) Telecoms
16 5 (1.58%) Advertising
17 3 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (25.24%) Analyst
2 37 (11.67%) Developer
3 32 (10.09%) Data Analyst
4 31 (9.78%) Administrator
5 18 (5.68%) Consultant
6 16 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (4.73%) Java Developer
8 14 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 14 (4.42%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 14 (4.42%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 14 (4.42%) Java Developer - Fintech
8 14 (4.42%) Java Pricing Developer
8 14 (4.42%) Pricing Developer
9 13 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (3.47%) Implementation Consultant
11 10 (3.15%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
11 10 (3.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (3.15%) Power BI Analyst
11 10 (3.15%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.15%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.31%) COM
2 18 (5.68%) React
3 13 (4.10%) .NET
4 10 (3.15%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (2.52%) HTML
6 7 (2.21%) .NET Framework
6 7 (2.21%) CSS
6 7 (2.21%) JSON
6 7 (2.21%) NumPy
6 7 (2.21%) Pandas
6 7 (2.21%) PyTorch
6 7 (2.21%) scikit-learn
6 7 (2.21%) SciPy
6 7 (2.21%) TensorFlow
6 7 (2.21%) Web Services
7 6 (1.89%) Node.js
7 6 (1.89%) Nuxt
7 6 (1.89%) REST
7 6 (1.89%) XML
8 5 (1.58%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.46%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.05%) Legacy Systems
3 15 (4.73%) Fixed Income
4 14 (4.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (4.10%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (3.79%) FMCG
7 10 (3.15%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.15%) Life Science
8 9 (2.84%) Social Media
9 7 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.21%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (2.21%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.21%) Wiki
10 6 (1.89%) User Experience
11 5 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.58%) LIMS
11 5 (1.58%) Taxonomies
12 4 (1.26%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.26%) NHS
12 4 (1.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.42%) Windows
2 10 (3.15%) Linux
3 7 (2.21%) Debian
3 7 (2.21%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.95%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (20.50%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (20.19%) Analytics
3 56 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (17.67%) Data Analysis
4 48 (15.14%) Project Management
5 42 (13.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 41 (12.93%) Visualisation
7 39 (12.30%) Mathematics
8 38 (11.99%) Decision-Making
9 35 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (11.04%) Validation
10 28 (8.83%) Data Modelling
10 28 (8.83%) Migration
11 27 (8.52%) Business Analysis
12 26 (8.20%) CRM
12 26 (8.20%) Data Visualisation
12 26 (8.20%) Fintech
13 25 (7.89%) Coaching
14 24 (7.57%) Logistics
15 23 (7.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 89 (28.08%) SQL
2 30 (9.46%) Python
3 23 (7.26%) Java
4 15 (4.73%) VBA
5 13 (4.10%) C#
6 11 (3.47%) Ruby
7 9 (2.84%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.52%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.26%) R
10 3 (0.95%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.95%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.32%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.32%) Java 8
11 1 (0.32%) LookML
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (22.40%) Degree
2 5 (1.58%) Master's Degree
3 4 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.32%) ACCA
6 1 (0.32%) CIMA
6 1 (0.32%) MCSE
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) PMP
6 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.41%) Data Quality
1 33 (10.41%) QA
2 17 (5.36%) SLA
3 10 (3.15%) GMP
4 8 (2.52%) Good Clinical Practice
5 7 (2.21%) PMO
6 5 (1.58%) GDPR
7 2 (0.63%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.63%) GLP
7 2 (0.63%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.32%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.32%) Basel III
8 1 (0.32%) GxP
8 1 (0.32%) IFRS
8 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (4.73%) Docker
2 4 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (4.42%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (29.65%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.04%) Google
3 20 (6.31%) Oracle
3 20 (6.31%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (5.36%) Facebook
5 14 (4.42%) SAP
6 9 (2.84%) Dell
7 7 (2.21%) Databricks
8 5 (1.58%) LabWare
8 5 (1.58%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.26%) Cognos
9 4 (1.26%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.95%) Apple
10 3 (0.95%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.63%) ESRI
11 2 (0.63%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.63%) Sun
12 1 (0.32%) Adobe
12 1 (0.32%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.32%) Infor