Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 632 619 786
Rank change year-on-year -13 +167 +60
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 442 74 312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 4.20% 2.53% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 163 61 234
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £23,150
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £29,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £68,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -33.82% +60.00% -5.56%
75th Percentile £80,000 £107,500 £54,375
90th Percentile £116,000 £117,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% +5.26% +20.63%

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 10,536 2,922 11,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.41% 6.10% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6,376 2,378 8,888
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,500 £22,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,148 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -5.06%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £38,636 £34,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.64% -2.86%

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 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Spreadsheet in the UK

Spreadsheet
Top 17 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 18 October 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 -11 383 £45,000 -45.45% 75
UK excluding London -56 224 £38,750 -3.13% 59
London -123 171 £75,000 -11.76% 14
North of England -58 76 £33,250 -38.43% 12
South East -92 64 £48,750 - 12
Work from Home -245 54 £40,000 - 14
North West -57 43 £35,000 -48.53% 8
Midlands -88 37 £37,500 -21.05% 17
West Midlands -98 30 £35,000 -47.57% 11
South West -74 28 £34,000 -17.34% 7
Yorkshire -81 25 £26,500 -26.58% 2
East of England -95 10 £36,000 - 9
Wales -41 9 - -
North East - 8 £33,250 - 2
East Midlands -70 7 £65,000 +36.84% 6
Scotland -82 4 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 138 (31.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 135 (30.54%) Social Skills
3 124 (28.05%) Analytical Skills
4 121 (27.38%) Microsoft
5 117 (26.47%) Finance
6 86 (19.46%) Analytics
7 84 (19.00%) SQL
8 83 (18.78%) Degree
9 76 (17.19%) Social Media
10 72 (16.29%) Marketing
11 70 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
12 67 (15.16%) Post-Production
13 66 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
14 63 (14.25%) Artificial Intelligence
15 62 (14.03%) Workflow
15 62 (14.03%) Management Information System
15 62 (14.03%) Project Management
16 59 (13.35%) Apple
16 59 (13.35%) Retail
17 58 (13.12%) Data Analysis
17 58 (13.12%) Internet
18 57 (12.90%) IBM Domino
18 57 (12.90%) Smartphone
18 57 (12.90%) Photography
18 57 (12.90%) iPhone
19 56 (12.67%) Continuous Improvement
20 53 (11.99%) Microsoft Office
21 51 (11.54%) Tableau
22 49 (11.09%) Power BI
22 49 (11.09%) Power Platform

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 57 (12.90%) IBM Domino
2 16 (3.62%) SAS
3 10 (2.26%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.58%) Apache
5 6 (1.36%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.13%) Confluence
7 3 (0.68%) WordPress
8 2 (0.45%) CMS
8 2 (0.45%) IIS
9 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 138 (31.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (11.99%) Microsoft Office
3 39 (8.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (2.26%) Chatbot
5 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.45%) Figma
7 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.49%) Oracle Clinical
2 10 (2.26%) Shopify
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.68%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.45%) Maximo
4 2 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.45%) TrackWise
4 2 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 1 (0.23%) iTrent
5 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 49 (11.09%) Power Platform
2 24 (5.43%) SaaS
3 19 (4.30%) Azure
4 18 (4.07%) Google Analytics
5 13 (2.94%) PaaS
6 12 (2.71%) Facebook Ads
7 10 (2.26%) AWS
7 10 (2.26%) Google Ads
8 8 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.81%) Amazon EKS
9 7 (1.58%) GitHub
10 6 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (1.13%) IaaS
12 4 (0.90%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 3 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (0.68%) Google Docs
13 3 (0.68%) PowerApps
14 2 (0.45%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 58 (13.12%) Internet
2 13 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.13%) DHCP
3 5 (1.13%) Network Security
3 5 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.90%) DNS
4 4 (0.90%) Firewall
5 2 (0.45%) WebEx
6 1 (0.23%) HTTP
6 1 (0.23%) LAN
6 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.54%) Tableau
2 49 (11.09%) Power BI
3 18 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (3.62%) SQL Server
5 14 (3.17%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.49%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.26%) BusinessObjects XI
7 10 (2.26%) MySQL
7 10 (2.26%) Oracle Discoverer
8 9 (2.04%) Looker
9 8 (1.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.58%) Power Query
10 7 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.36%) GIS
12 5 (1.13%) Big Data
13 4 (0.90%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.90%) OLAP
14 3 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (2.71%) JIRA
2 2 (0.45%) Bitbucket
2 2 (0.45%) GitLab
3 1 (0.23%) RStudio
General
1 135 (30.54%) Social Skills
2 124 (28.05%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (26.47%) Finance
4 72 (16.29%) Marketing
5 59 (13.35%) Retail
6 38 (8.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 32 (7.24%) Legal
8 30 (6.79%) Presentation Skills
9 24 (5.43%) Manufacturing
10 22 (4.98%) Organisational Skills
11 19 (4.30%) Front Office
12 18 (4.07%) Banking
12 18 (4.07%) Brand Awareness
13 17 (3.85%) Law
14 16 (3.62%) Telecoms
15 15 (3.39%) Publishing
16 12 (2.71%) Public Sector
17 9 (2.04%) Financial Institution
18 6 (1.36%) Influencing Skills
19 5 (1.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 79 (17.87%) Analyst
2 57 (12.90%) Video Editor
3 33 (7.47%) Administrator
3 33 (7.47%) Data Analyst
4 32 (7.24%) Developer
5 17 (3.85%) Consultant
5 17 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 16 (3.62%) Java Developer
6 16 (3.62%) Programmer
7 15 (3.39%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 15 (3.39%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 15 (3.39%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 15 (3.39%) Java Pricing Developer
7 15 (3.39%) LIMS Administrator
7 15 (3.39%) Pricing Developer
7 15 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (2.94%) QC Analyst
9 12 (2.71%) C# Programmer
9 12 (2.71%) Floorwalker
9 12 (2.71%) VBA Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.11%) React
2 20 (4.52%) COM
3 19 (4.30%) .NET
4 12 (2.71%) .NET Framework
5 8 (1.81%) Node.js
5 8 (1.81%) Nuxt
6 7 (1.58%) Express
6 7 (1.58%) GraphQL
6 7 (1.58%) NestJS
6 7 (1.58%) NumPy
6 7 (1.58%) Pandas
6 7 (1.58%) PyTorch
6 7 (1.58%) REST
6 7 (1.58%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (1.58%) scikit-learn
6 7 (1.58%) SciPy
6 7 (1.58%) TensorFlow
7 5 (1.13%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.13%) React Native
8 4 (0.90%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.19%) Social Media
2 62 (14.03%) Management Information System
3 57 (12.90%) iPhone
3 57 (12.90%) Photography
3 57 (12.90%) Smartphone
4 22 (4.98%) User Experience
5 17 (3.85%) Legacy Systems
6 16 (3.62%) Fixed Income
7 15 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (3.39%) LIMS
8 13 (2.94%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (2.49%) Life Science
11 7 (1.58%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.58%) PMI
11 7 (1.58%) Wiki
12 6 (1.36%) FMCG
12 6 (1.36%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.07%) Windows
2 4 (0.90%) Windows 10
3 3 (0.68%) Linux
3 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.68%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (19.46%) Analytics
2 70 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (15.16%) Post-Production
4 66 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (14.25%) Artificial Intelligence
6 62 (14.03%) Project Management
6 62 (14.03%) Workflow
7 58 (13.12%) Data Analysis
8 56 (12.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 48 (10.86%) Visualisation
10 45 (10.18%) Data Entry
10 45 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
11 43 (9.73%) Migration
12 37 (8.37%) E-Commerce
13 36 (8.14%) Data Management
14 34 (7.69%) Data Modelling
14 34 (7.69%) Facilities Management
14 34 (7.69%) Validation
15 32 (7.24%) Data Visualisation
15 32 (7.24%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 84 (19.00%) SQL
2 34 (7.69%) Python
3 24 (5.43%) TypeScript
4 22 (4.98%) VBA
5 21 (4.75%) C#
5 21 (4.75%) Java
6 15 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.81%) Rust
8 7 (1.58%) Ruby
9 6 (1.36%) R
10 4 (0.90%) C++
11 3 (0.68%) Perl
11 3 (0.68%) PHP
11 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.45%) C
12 2 (0.45%) LookML
12 2 (0.45%) VB
13 1 (0.23%) Java 8
13 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 83 (18.78%) Degree
2 7 (1.58%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.45%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.23%) ACCA
6 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.23%) CFA
6 1 (0.23%) CIMA
6 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.23%) MBA
6 1 (0.23%) MOS
6 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.14%) QA
2 31 (7.01%) Good Clinical Practice
3 27 (6.11%) Data Quality
4 18 (4.07%) SLA
5 14 (3.17%) GMP
6 5 (1.13%) GLP
6 5 (1.13%) PMO
7 4 (0.90%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (0.90%) CDISC
7 4 (0.90%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.68%) GDPR
9 2 (0.45%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.45%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.23%) Accessibility
10 1 (0.23%) Basel III
10 1 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (2.26%) Docker
2 5 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.81%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 121 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 59 (13.35%) Apple
3 48 (10.86%) Google
4 27 (6.11%) Facebook
5 24 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (5.20%) SAP
7 17 (3.85%) Oracle
8 15 (3.39%) LabWare
9 9 (2.04%) Dell
10 7 (1.58%) Databricks
11 5 (1.13%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.13%) YouTube
12 4 (0.90%) Cognos
12 4 (0.90%) Palantir
13 3 (0.68%) Hitachi
13 3 (0.68%) Progress
13 3 (0.68%) Sage
14 2 (0.45%) Hyperion
14 2 (0.45%) Remedy
14 2 (0.45%) Sun