Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 854 766
Rank change year-on-year +36 -88 +58
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 373 376 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Applications category 2.45% 2.22% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 301 290 466
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,475 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,603 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.13% - -6.67%

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 15202 16917 21863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.73% 8.85% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11805 13827 17478
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,150 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -1.49% +3.08%

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 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 +55 368 £40,000 - 15
UK excluding London +24 223 £34,603 -1.13% 8
London +47 149 £50,000 - 8
South East +55 77 £50,000 +8.11% 2
North of England -3 48 £35,000 +27.27% 4
East of England +46 37 £22,000 -38.03%
Midlands +20 37 £30,250 +21.00%
North West -13 32 £34,250 +34.31%
West Midlands +13 24 £28,000 +30.23%
South West -12 20 £30,000 -3.23% 1
East Midlands +26 13 £40,000 +53.85%
Yorkshire +14 12 £35,000 +33.49% 4
Wales +22 4 £28,500 +7.55% 1
North East +8 4 £38,500 +14.93%

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 175 (46.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 126 (33.78%) SQL
3 123 (32.98%) Microsoft
3 123 (32.98%) Finance
4 109 (29.22%) Degree
5 82 (21.98%) Management Information System
6 77 (20.64%) SQL Server
7 73 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
8 71 (19.03%) Analytical Skills
9 59 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
10 58 (15.55%) Data Analysis
11 57 (15.28%) Windows
11 57 (15.28%) Analytics
12 51 (13.67%) Microsoft Office
12 51 (13.67%) VBA
13 43 (11.53%) Project Management
14 42 (11.26%) C#
14 42 (11.26%) Creative Thinking
15 41 (10.99%) Marketing
15 41 (10.99%) QA
16 40 (10.72%) Service Management
17 38 (10.19%) Computer Science
18 37 (9.92%) Tableau
18 37 (9.92%) Python
19 36 (9.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 35 (9.38%) Telecoms
21 34 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
22 33 (8.85%) Internet
22 33 (8.85%) Security Cleared
22 33 (8.85%) SDLC

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 14 (3.75%) SAS
2 8 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.61%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.61%) IIS
4 5 (1.34%) CMS
4 5 (1.34%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.80%) ArcGIS
5 3 (0.80%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.54%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.27%) nginx
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 175 (46.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (13.67%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (6.97%) MS Visio
4 23 (6.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (3.22%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.80%) ArcInfo
6 3 (0.80%) Doxygen
6 3 (0.80%) SPSS
7 2 (0.54%) InVision
7 2 (0.54%) UXPin
8 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.27%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.27%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.54%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.54%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.49%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.88%) Google Tag Manager
2 7 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.80%) AdWords
4 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.54%) GitHub
4 2 (0.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.27%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.85%) Internet
2 28 (7.51%) Firewall
3 24 (6.43%) Wireless
4 20 (5.36%) NFC
5 14 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.41%) HTTP
6 9 (2.41%) SMTP
7 5 (1.34%) SMS
8 3 (0.80%) Skype
9 1 (0.27%) Network Security
9 1 (0.27%) VoIP
9 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (20.64%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (8.31%) MySQL
4 28 (7.51%) Power BI
5 22 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (4.83%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.56%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (4.56%) MS Access
8 15 (4.02%) Hadoop
9 12 (3.22%) Big Data
9 12 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (3.22%) QlikView
10 11 (2.95%) Qlik Sense
11 10 (2.68%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.68%) Data Mining
12 9 (2.41%) DB2
12 9 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (2.14%) GIS
13 8 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (1.88%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 21 (5.63%) JIRA
2 8 (2.14%) TeamCity
3 7 (1.88%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.07%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.80%) GCC
6 3 (0.80%) GDB
6 3 (0.80%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.80%) Subversion
7 2 (0.54%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 123 (32.98%) Finance
2 41 (10.99%) Marketing
3 35 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 29 (7.77%) Retail
5 28 (7.51%) Banking
6 20 (5.36%) Electronics
6 20 (5.36%) Retail Banking
7 14 (3.75%) Front Office
8 13 (3.49%) Publishing
9 10 (2.68%) Law
10 4 (1.07%) Back Office
10 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.80%) German Language
11 3 (0.80%) Legal
12 2 (0.54%) Billing
12 2 (0.54%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.54%) French Language
12 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.54%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 140 (37.53%) Analyst
2 50 (13.40%) Developer
3 43 (11.53%) Consultant
4 40 (10.72%) Data Analyst
5 28 (7.51%) Service Analyst
6 27 (7.24%) Business Analyst
7 25 (6.70%) Administrator
8 22 (5.90%) Senior Consultant
9 18 (4.83%) Project Manager
9 18 (4.83%) SQL Analyst
10 17 (4.56%) Report Analyst
11 16 (4.29%) EMV Consultant
12 14 (3.75%) Junior
13 13 (3.49%) Excel Analyst
13 13 (3.49%) IT Analyst
13 13 (3.49%) Quantitative Developer
13 13 (3.49%) SQL Data Analyst
14 10 (2.68%) C# Quant Developer
14 10 (2.68%) C++ Quantitative Developer
14 10 (2.68%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.36%) .NET
1 20 (5.36%) HTML
2 14 (3.75%) XML
3 8 (2.14%) Middleware
4 5 (1.34%) CSS
4 5 (1.34%) Velocity
5 4 (1.07%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (0.80%) JSON
6 3 (0.80%) STL
6 3 (0.80%) WinForms
7 2 (0.54%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.54%) Angular 2
7 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.54%) CSS3
7 2 (0.54%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.54%) jQuery
7 2 (0.54%) Node.js
7 2 (0.54%) Web Services
7 2 (0.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (21.98%) Management Information System
2 71 (19.03%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (10.19%) Computer Science
4 23 (6.17%) Client/Server
5 22 (5.90%) Contactless
6 20 (5.36%) EMV
6 20 (5.36%) Mobile Payment
6 20 (5.36%) Smartcard
7 16 (4.29%) Digital Currency
7 16 (4.29%) Digital TV
8 15 (4.02%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.95%) Algorithms
9 11 (2.95%) Derivative
9 11 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (2.95%) Social Media
10 8 (2.14%) iSeries
11 7 (1.88%) PMI
11 7 (1.88%) User Experience
12 6 (1.61%) NHS
12 6 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.28%) Windows
2 24 (6.43%) Linux
3 8 (2.14%) Solaris
4 7 (1.88%) Android
4 7 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.61%) Unix
6 1 (0.27%) CentOS
6 1 (0.27%) Debian
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (15.55%) Data Analysis
4 57 (15.28%) Analytics
5 43 (11.53%) Project Management
6 42 (11.26%) Creative Thinking
7 40 (10.72%) Service Management
8 34 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (8.85%) SDLC
10 32 (8.58%) CRM
10 32 (8.58%) Data Modelling
10 32 (8.58%) Mathematics
11 30 (8.04%) ITIL
12 28 (7.51%) Problem Management
13 23 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (6.17%) Integration Testing
14 21 (5.63%) Statistics
15 20 (5.36%) Data Analytics
15 20 (5.36%) Identity Access Management
15 20 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 126 (33.78%) SQL
2 51 (13.67%) VBA
3 42 (11.26%) C#
4 37 (9.92%) Python
5 22 (5.90%) C++
6 20 (5.36%) Java
7 17 (4.56%) VB
8 15 (4.02%) JavaScript
9 13 (3.49%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.68%) R
11 8 (2.14%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.34%) C
12 5 (1.34%) Julia
12 5 (1.34%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.34%) Scala
13 3 (0.80%) AWK
13 3 (0.80%) Perl
13 3 (0.80%) PHP
13 3 (0.80%) sed
13 3 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 109 (29.22%) Degree
2 33 (8.85%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.09%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.29%) DV Cleared
5 12 (3.22%) Master's Degree
5 12 (3.22%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (2.68%) PhD
7 9 (2.41%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 6 (1.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 6 (1.61%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 5 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.54%) ECDL
11 2 (0.54%) PMP
12 1 (0.27%) CIMA
12 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.99%) QA
2 22 (5.90%) Data Quality
3 21 (5.63%) SLA
4 13 (3.49%) PMO
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.27%) Nagios
1 1 (0.27%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 123 (32.98%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.92%) Tableau
3 23 (6.17%) Hyperion
4 17 (4.56%) HP
5 16 (4.29%) Google
6 14 (3.75%) VMware
7 13 (3.49%) Oracle
8 12 (3.22%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (3.22%) Siebel
9 11 (2.95%) Cognos
10 8 (2.14%) SAP
11 3 (0.80%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.80%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.80%) Cisco
11 3 (0.80%) EMC
11 3 (0.80%) Mitel
11 3 (0.80%) Reuters
12 2 (0.54%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.54%) HubSpot
12 2 (0.54%) IFS