Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 841 863 895
Rank change year-on-year +22 +32 -111
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 297 354 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Applications category 2.15% 2.30% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 225 269 252
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £64,000 £64,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £34,603 £30,625
% change year-on-year -13.30% +12.99% -12.50%

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 13,821 15,410 16,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.70% 8.63% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10,533 12,015 13,174
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,900 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,640 £33,000
% change year-on-year +7.23% -1.09% -1.49%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 -19 282 £45,000 +12.50% 67
London +73 157 £52,500 - 16
UK excluding London -40 138 £30,000 -13.30% 55
South East -4 53 £27,500 -38.89% 11
North of England +17 27 £36,500 +3.75% 21
Midlands +8 26 £35,000 +7.69% 9
West Midlands +36 21 £36,250 +11.54% 6
North West +6 21 £38,132 +8.17% 10
East of England -4 12 £27,250 +23.86% 5
Wales +9 10 £24,000 -11.11% 1
South West +8 9 £45,000 +34.12% 5
Yorkshire +28 5 £28,000 -20.82% 9
East Midlands +11 5 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Scotland - 2 - - 3
North East -8 1 £25,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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.

1 135 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 105 (35.35%) Microsoft
3 92 (30.98%) Finance
4 91 (30.64%) SQL
5 69 (23.23%) Project Management
6 55 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
7 53 (17.85%) ITIL
8 52 (17.51%) C#
9 49 (16.50%) SQL Server
9 49 (16.50%) Windows
10 47 (15.82%) Service Delivery
11 44 (14.81%) .NET
12 41 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (13.80%) Problem-Solving
13 40 (13.47%) CRM
14 39 (13.13%) TeamCity
15 35 (11.78%) SharePoint
15 35 (11.78%) Analytics
16 32 (10.77%) VBA
16 32 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (10.44%) Internet
17 31 (10.44%) Service Management
18 30 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 29 (9.76%) Marketing
20 26 (8.75%) Banking
20 26 (8.75%) Java
20 26 (8.75%) PRINCE2
21 25 (8.42%) SAP
22 24 (8.08%) Management Information System
22 24 (8.08%) Business Intelligence

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 35 (11.78%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.73%) IIS
3 19 (6.40%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.38%) NServiceBus
4 13 (4.38%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.35%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 135 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 15 (5.05%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.01%) Acrobat
5 3 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.34%) SPSS
6 1 (0.34%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (7.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.03%) Markit EDM
3 6 (2.02%) Infor SunSystems
4 5 (1.68%) FastStats
5 4 (1.35%) NetSuite
5 4 (1.35%) SAP Business One
6 3 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.67%) HFM
8 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.34%) Orchestrade
8 1 (0.34%) Raiser's Edge
8 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.04%) SaaS
3 11 (3.70%) Office 365
4 7 (2.36%) Google Analytics
5 6 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.67%) G Suite
7 2 (0.67%) GitHub
7 2 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.44%) Internet
2 20 (6.73%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.37%) VPN
3 10 (3.37%) Wireless
4 8 (2.69%) Firewall
5 6 (2.02%) DNS
5 6 (2.02%) VoIP
6 5 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (1.68%) DHCP
6 5 (1.68%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (1.35%) ADSL
7 4 (1.35%) LAN
8 3 (1.01%) BGP
8 3 (1.01%) DWDM
8 3 (1.01%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.01%) MPLS
8 3 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (1.01%) SDH
9 1 (0.34%) FTP
9 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (7.74%) Relational Database
3 23 (7.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.38%) Power BI
4 13 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.69%) Qlik Sense
5 8 (2.69%) QlikView
6 6 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.02%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.68%) MySQL
8 4 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.01%) BODI
9 3 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.01%) DataStage
9 3 (1.01%) DB2
9 3 (1.01%) PowerPivot
9 3 (1.01%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (13.13%) TeamCity
2 24 (8.08%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (4.38%) Artifactory
3 13 (4.38%) Bitbucket
3 13 (4.38%) Moq
3 13 (4.38%) NCrunch
3 13 (4.38%) NUnit
3 13 (4.38%) ReSharper
4 8 (2.69%) JIRA
5 3 (1.01%) LSMW
5 3 (1.01%) Zephyr
6 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.34%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 92 (30.98%) Finance
2 29 (9.76%) Marketing
3 26 (8.75%) Banking
4 21 (7.07%) Publishing
5 18 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 15 (5.05%) Retail
7 11 (3.70%) Advertising
7 11 (3.70%) Investment Banking
8 9 (3.03%) Front Office
9 8 (2.69%) Legal
9 8 (2.69%) Manufacturing
10 7 (2.36%) Electronics
11 5 (1.68%) Billing
12 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.01%) Law
13 2 (0.67%) Back Office
13 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.34%) Military
14 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 68 (22.90%) Analyst
2 53 (17.85%) Developer
3 38 (12.79%) Administrator
4 25 (8.42%) Consultant
5 24 (8.08%) Senior Developer
6 23 (7.74%) C# Developer
6 23 (7.74%) Service Analyst
7 21 (7.07%) Coordinator
8 20 (6.73%) Project Manager
9 19 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
10 18 (6.06%) Data Analyst
11 15 (5.05%) Implementation Manager
11 15 (5.05%) Implementation Project Manager
11 15 (5.05%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (4.71%) Implementation Consultant
12 14 (4.71%) Project Coordinator
12 14 (4.71%) Report Analyst
13 12 (4.04%) Support Engineer
14 10 (3.37%) Lead Developer
15 9 (3.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.81%) .NET
2 22 (7.41%) WPF
3 20 (6.73%) .NET Framework
4 18 (6.06%) WCF
5 15 (5.05%) WinForms
6 14 (4.71%) ASP.NET
7 13 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (4.38%) Middleware
7 13 (4.38%) MSMQ
7 13 (4.38%) REST
7 13 (4.38%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (2.36%) HTML
8 7 (2.36%) React
9 5 (1.68%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.68%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (1.68%) Lucene
9 5 (1.68%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (1.68%) TensorFlow
9 5 (1.68%) Vue.js
10 4 (1.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.08%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (4.04%) Fintech
4 12 (4.04%) PMI
5 8 (2.69%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.69%) Derivative
6 7 (2.36%) Credit Derivative
6 7 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.36%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.68%) EPoS
8 4 (1.35%) CMDB
8 4 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.01%) BYOD
9 3 (1.01%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.01%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.01%) IVR
9 3 (1.01%) NHS
9 3 (1.01%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.50%) Windows
2 10 (3.37%) Windows 7
3 9 (3.03%) Linux
4 8 (2.69%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.02%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.35%) Unix
7 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.01%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (23.23%) Project Management
2 53 (17.85%) ITIL
3 47 (15.82%) Service Delivery
4 41 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (13.80%) Problem-Solving
5 40 (13.47%) CRM
6 35 (11.78%) Analytics
7 31 (10.44%) Service Management
8 26 (8.75%) PRINCE2
9 24 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (8.08%) Mathematics
10 21 (7.07%) Business Analysis
11 19 (6.40%) Service Design
12 18 (6.06%) Fund Management
12 18 (6.06%) SDLC
12 18 (6.06%) Validation
13 17 (5.72%) Data Analysis
13 17 (5.72%) ETL
13 17 (5.72%) ITSM
14 15 (5.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (30.64%) SQL
2 52 (17.51%) C#
3 32 (10.77%) VBA
4 26 (8.75%) Java
5 19 (6.40%) PowerShell
6 16 (5.39%) C++
7 11 (3.70%) Python
8 9 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.36%) C
10 6 (2.02%) R
11 5 (1.68%) PHP
12 4 (1.35%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.01%) ABAP
13 3 (1.01%) VB
13 3 (1.01%) VBScript
14 1 (0.34%) Fortran
14 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.34%) Scala
14 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (7.74%) Degree
2 13 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.04%) PMI Certification
3 12 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.37%) PhD
5 8 (2.69%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.01%) CCDE
7 3 (1.01%) CCDP
7 3 (1.01%) CCIE
7 3 (1.01%) CCIE Service Provider
7 3 (1.01%) JNCIE
8 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.34%) CCNA
9 1 (0.34%) CISSP
9 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.34%) MCSA
9 1 (0.34%) MCSE
9 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.34%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.74%) SLA
2 16 (5.39%) QA
3 13 (4.38%) PMO
4 11 (3.70%) GDPR
5 9 (3.03%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (4.04%) SCCM
2 3 (1.01%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.67%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 105 (35.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.42%) SAP
3 13 (4.38%) DevExpress
4 11 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (3.37%) Google
6 9 (3.03%) Oracle
7 8 (2.69%) VMware
8 7 (2.36%) Apple
8 7 (2.36%) Cisco
8 7 (2.36%) Tableau
9 6 (2.02%) Infor
10 5 (1.68%) Meraki
11 4 (1.35%) Cognos
11 4 (1.35%) HP
11 4 (1.35%) Remedy
11 4 (1.35%) Snow
12 3 (1.01%) Citrix
12 3 (1.01%) IBM
12 3 (1.01%) Informatica
12 3 (1.01%) Progress