Period
to 18 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 635 676 778
Rank change year-on-year +41 +102 +126
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 480 100 268
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 4.44% 2.67% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 189 75 205
10th Percentile £24,500 £29,400 £25,850
25th Percentile £32,750 £36,500 £33,700
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £67,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year -33.33% +53.41% +3.53%
75th Percentile £77,500 £112,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £111,000 £117,500 £67,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +41.67%

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 10,813 3,748 9,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.49% 6.04% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6,562 2,987 7,951
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,551 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.53% +10.39% -3.75%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +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 18 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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 +50 416 £45,000 -47.06% 67
UK excluding London +22 268 £37,500 -6.25% 49
London -105 160 £75,000 -14.29% 18
South East -45 77 £48,500 +38.57% 13
Work from Home -145 72 £46,250 -2.63% 5
North of England -68 66 £35,500 +3.51% 9
Midlands -51 59 £42,500 -59.52% 13
West Midlands -25 49 £37,500 -64.29% 11
North West -52 42 £37,500 +15.38% 5
South West -45 30 £27,000 -34.36% 8
East of England -66 27 £34,000 -43.33% 5
Yorkshire -63 17 £26,609 -26.28% 3
East Midlands -51 10 £65,000 - 2
Scotland -61 9 £35,000 -6.67% 1
North East - 7 £23,000 - 1
Wales -31 6 - -
Northern Ireland - 6 - -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 177 (36.88%) Social Skills
2 134 (27.92%) Analytical Skills
3 133 (27.71%) Finance
4 130 (27.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 123 (25.63%) SQL
5 123 (25.63%) Microsoft
6 98 (20.42%) Analytics
7 96 (20.00%) Social Media
8 92 (19.17%) Apple
9 88 (18.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 87 (18.13%) Smartphone
11 84 (17.50%) iPhone
12 83 (17.29%) Photography
12 83 (17.29%) IBM Domino
13 78 (16.25%) Degree
14 73 (15.21%) Business Intelligence
15 70 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
16 66 (13.75%) Project Management
17 64 (13.33%) Marketing
17 64 (13.33%) Post-Production
18 60 (12.50%) Workflow
19 58 (12.08%) Internet
20 56 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
21 55 (11.46%) Management Information System
21 55 (11.46%) Power BI
21 55 (11.46%) Power Platform
22 54 (11.25%) Data Analysis
22 54 (11.25%) Visualisation
22 54 (11.25%) Relational Database
23 50 (10.42%) QA

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 83 (17.29%) IBM Domino
2 15 (3.13%) SAS
3 14 (2.92%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.88%) WordPress
5 4 (0.83%) Confluence
6 3 (0.63%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.42%) CMS
7 2 (0.42%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.21%) Apache
8 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 130 (27.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (2.08%) Chatbot
5 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (1.04%) Acrobat
6 5 (1.04%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.08%) Shopify
2 7 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.46%) Oracle Clinical
2 7 (1.46%) SAP R/3
3 5 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.42%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.42%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 55 (11.46%) Power Platform
2 32 (6.67%) SaaS
3 29 (6.04%) AWS
3 29 (6.04%) Azure
4 28 (5.83%) Amazon S3
4 28 (5.83%) GitHub
5 26 (5.42%) Amazon ECS
5 26 (5.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 17 (3.54%) Google Analytics
7 12 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (2.50%) Microsoft 365
8 10 (2.08%) Amazon EKS
8 10 (2.08%) Facebook Ads
8 10 (2.08%) Google Ads
9 9 (1.88%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (1.88%) PaaS
10 8 (1.67%) Google Sheets
11 7 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (1.46%) Azure Data Factory
11 7 (1.46%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.08%) Internet
2 14 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.08%) Firewall
5 8 (1.67%) Wireless
6 7 (1.46%) HTTP
6 7 (1.46%) SMTP
7 3 (0.63%) LAN
8 2 (0.42%) DHCP
8 2 (0.42%) VPN
9 1 (0.21%) BGP
9 1 (0.21%) DNS
9 1 (0.21%) MPLS
9 1 (0.21%) Network Security
9 1 (0.21%) OSPF
9 1 (0.21%) SD-WAN
9 1 (0.21%) WAN
9 1 (0.21%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (11.46%) Power BI
2 54 (11.25%) Relational Database
3 28 (5.83%) SQL Server
4 26 (5.42%) Amazon Athena
4 26 (5.42%) Amazon Aurora
4 26 (5.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 26 (5.42%) Redis
5 25 (5.21%) Power Query
6 24 (5.00%) Tableau
7 18 (3.75%) MySQL
8 17 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.50%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.88%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (1.46%) BusinessObjects XI
12 7 (1.46%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (5.42%) CircleCI
1 26 (5.42%) PHPUnit
2 7 (1.46%) JIRA
3 6 (1.25%) GitLab
4 4 (0.83%) Bitbucket
4 4 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.63%) Subversion
6 2 (0.42%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.42%) webpack
6 2 (0.42%) YouTrack
7 1 (0.21%) Babel
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 177 (36.88%) Social Skills
2 134 (27.92%) Analytical Skills
3 133 (27.71%) Finance
4 64 (13.33%) Marketing
5 43 (8.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 43 (8.96%) Retail
6 35 (7.29%) Presentation Skills
7 34 (7.08%) Publishing
8 32 (6.67%) Manufacturing
9 25 (5.21%) Law
10 24 (5.00%) Public Sector
11 23 (4.79%) Legal
12 17 (3.54%) Organisational Skills
13 16 (3.33%) Front Office
14 14 (2.92%) Banking
14 14 (2.92%) Financial Institution
14 14 (2.92%) Telecoms
15 9 (1.88%) Brand Awareness
16 8 (1.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 5 (1.04%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 90 (18.75%) Analyst
2 57 (11.88%) Video Editor
3 50 (10.42%) Developer
4 30 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 26 (5.42%) Backend Developer
5 26 (5.42%) PHP Developer
5 26 (5.42%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 24 (5.00%) Administrator
7 23 (4.79%) Project Manager
8 22 (4.58%) Consultant
9 17 (3.54%) IT Manager
9 17 (3.54%) IT Project Manager
10 15 (3.13%) IT Support
11 13 (2.71%) Junior
11 13 (2.71%) Programmer
11 13 (2.71%) Software Engineer
12 12 (2.50%) E-Commerce Manager
12 12 (2.50%) LIMS Administrator
12 12 (2.50%) Marketing Manager
12 12 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.08%) Vue.js
2 32 (6.67%) React
3 26 (5.42%) Laravel
4 18 (3.75%) .NET
5 14 (2.92%) GraphQL
6 13 (2.71%) REST
7 10 (2.08%) Express
7 10 (2.08%) NestJS
7 10 (2.08%) Node.js
7 10 (2.08%) Nuxt
8 9 (1.88%) ASP.NET
8 9 (1.88%) COM
9 8 (1.67%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.46%) HTML
10 7 (1.46%) Parsley
11 6 (1.25%) CSS
11 6 (1.25%) Middleware
12 5 (1.04%) React Native
12 5 (1.04%) Web Services
13 4 (0.83%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 96 (20.00%) Social Media
2 87 (18.13%) Smartphone
3 84 (17.50%) iPhone
4 83 (17.29%) Photography
5 55 (11.46%) Management Information System
6 25 (5.21%) User Experience
7 22 (4.58%) Data Structures
8 13 (2.71%) Life Science
9 12 (2.50%) Fixed Income
9 12 (2.50%) LIMS
10 11 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (2.29%) Legacy Systems
10 11 (2.29%) Mobile App
10 11 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.67%) PMI
12 6 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.25%) iSeries
13 5 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
14 4 (0.83%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.88%) Windows
2 6 (1.25%) Linux
2 6 (1.25%) Solaris
2 6 (1.25%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.83%) Android
3 4 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.21%) Unix
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (20.42%) Analytics
2 88 (18.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 73 (15.21%) Business Intelligence
4 70 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
5 66 (13.75%) Project Management
6 64 (13.33%) Post-Production
7 60 (12.50%) Workflow
8 56 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (11.25%) Data Analysis
9 54 (11.25%) Visualisation
10 48 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 45 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (8.96%) Data Analytics
13 41 (8.54%) Data Visualisation
14 40 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
14 40 (8.33%) Data Management
14 40 (8.33%) Migration
15 33 (6.88%) Data Entry
16 32 (6.67%) DevOps
17 30 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 123 (25.63%) SQL
2 40 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 33 (6.88%) Python
3 33 (6.88%) TypeScript
4 31 (6.46%) PHP
5 27 (5.63%) C#
6 19 (3.96%) Java
6 19 (3.96%) VBA
7 18 (3.75%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 8 (1.67%) R
8 8 (1.67%) Rust
9 7 (1.46%) C++
9 7 (1.46%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.83%) Dart
10 4 (0.83%) F#
10 4 (0.83%) Kotlin
10 4 (0.83%) Ruby
11 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 78 (16.25%) Degree
2 8 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.42%) CFA
6 2 (0.42%) HNC
7 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.21%) MBA
7 1 (0.21%) MOS
7 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.42%) QA
2 32 (6.67%) Good Clinical Practice
3 21 (4.38%) Data Quality
4 20 (4.17%) SLA
5 13 (2.71%) GLP
6 12 (2.50%) GMP
7 7 (1.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 7 (1.46%) CDISC
8 6 (1.25%) PMO
9 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.21%) GDPR
10 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.21%) IFRS
System Software
1 40 (8.33%) Docker
2 17 (3.54%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 123 (25.63%) Microsoft
2 92 (19.17%) Apple
3 36 (7.50%) Google
4 24 (5.00%) SAP
5 18 (3.75%) Facebook
6 14 (2.92%) Oracle
7 12 (2.50%) LabWare
8 11 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.67%) YouTube
10 7 (1.46%) Hitachi
11 6 (1.25%) VMware
12 5 (1.04%) Adobe
12 5 (1.04%) Remedy
13 4 (0.83%) HubSpot
13 4 (0.83%) Palantir
14 3 (0.63%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.63%) Citrix
14 3 (0.63%) Progress
14 3 (0.63%) RedGate
15 2 (0.42%) Cognos