Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 873 806 827
Rank change year-on-year -67 +21 +56
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 233 406 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Applications category 1.97% 2.76% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 146 289 300
UK median annual salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.59% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,000 £20,450
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,250 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +7.26% -1.59% -3.08%

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 11,810 14,695 15,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.22% 8.55% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8,929 11,494 12,009
UK median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,625 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +1.54%

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 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Spreadsheet in the UK

Spreadsheet
Top 15 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 16 June 2019. 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 -88 226 £42,500 - 29
UK excluding London -33 132 £33,250 +7.26% 19
London 0 96 £56,000 +24.44% 11
North of England +46 52 £32,000 -28.89% 4
South East -1 40 £37,500 +20.97% 6
North West +42 36 £23,750 -50.00% 3
Midlands +15 21 £30,000 -2.44% 3
West Midlands +12 17 £31,250 +1.63% 2
Yorkshire +7 12 £38,000 +0.66% 1
South West +5 11 £33,250 -16.88% 2
East of England +46 5 £41,250 +87.50% 3
East Midlands +24 4 £30,000 -10.45% 1
North East +20 4 £24,250 -
Scotland +4 2 £38,000 +55.10%
Wales +19 1 £30,000 +36.36% 1

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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.

1 108 (46.35%) Finance
2 99 (42.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 84 (36.05%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (28.76%) SQL
5 60 (25.75%) Microsoft
6 47 (20.17%) Microsoft Office
6 47 (20.17%) Analytics
7 41 (17.60%) Retail
8 38 (16.31%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (13.73%) Degree
11 31 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (12.88%) Project Management
13 29 (12.45%) Banking
14 28 (12.02%) Data Analysis
14 28 (12.02%) Service Delivery
15 27 (11.59%) Oracle
16 26 (11.16%) Data Modelling
16 26 (11.16%) Data Management
17 25 (10.73%) Marketing
17 25 (10.73%) Management Information System
17 25 (10.73%) Fintech
18 21 (9.01%) Budgeting and Forecasting
18 21 (9.01%) VBA
18 21 (9.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 21 (9.01%) Artificial Intelligence
19 19 (8.15%) Information Management
19 19 (8.15%) CRM
19 19 (8.15%) Digital Marketing
19 19 (8.15%) Creative Thinking

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 5 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.72%) SAS
3 2 (0.86%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 99 (42.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (20.17%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (9.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (5.58%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.43%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (2.15%) SPSS
7 4 (1.72%) Chatbot
8 3 (1.29%) Stata
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.29%) FastStats
3 2 (0.86%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.86%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.43%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.43%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.86%) Power Platform
2 7 (3.00%) Google Analytics
2 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.72%) Office 365
5 3 (1.29%) AdWords
5 3 (1.29%) Google Sheets
6 2 (0.86%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.43%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.43%) SaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Slack
7 1 (0.43%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.58%) Intranet
2 4 (1.72%) Wireless
3 3 (1.29%) Internet
4 2 (0.86%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.86%) FTP
4 2 (0.86%) IGMP
4 2 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.86%) SMS
4 2 (0.86%) SNMP
4 2 (0.86%) VLAN
4 2 (0.86%) VoIP
5 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.73%) QlikView
2 16 (6.87%) Qlik Sense
3 15 (6.44%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (5.58%) DB2
4 13 (5.58%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.86%) Power BI
7 7 (3.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.72%) MySQL
10 3 (1.29%) Big Data
10 3 (1.29%) MS Access
10 3 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.86%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.86%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.86%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.86%) Oracle Smart View
11 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (3.86%) JIRA
2 4 (1.72%) C++Builder
2 4 (1.72%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.86%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.43%) LSMW
5 1 (0.43%) RStudio
General
1 108 (46.35%) Finance
2 41 (17.60%) Retail
3 29 (12.45%) Banking
4 25 (10.73%) Marketing
5 10 (4.29%) Legal
6 8 (3.43%) Front Office
6 8 (3.43%) Games
7 6 (2.58%) Back Office
7 6 (2.58%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.72%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.29%) Advertising
9 3 (1.29%) Norwegian Language
9 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.86%) German Language
10 2 (0.86%) Publishing
10 2 (0.86%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.43%) Billing
11 1 (0.43%) French Language
11 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.43%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 75 (32.19%) Analyst
2 39 (16.74%) Developer
3 19 (8.15%) Performance Analyst
3 19 (8.15%) Senior Developer
4 16 (6.87%) Consultant
4 16 (6.87%) Data Analyst
5 15 (6.44%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.01%) Data Manager
7 13 (5.58%) QlikView Developer
8 12 (5.15%) Junior
8 12 (5.15%) Senior QlikView Developer
9 11 (4.72%) Trainee
10 10 (4.29%) Administrator
10 10 (4.29%) Graduate
10 10 (4.29%) Recruitment Consultant
10 10 (4.29%) Trainee Consultant
10 10 (4.29%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
11 8 (3.43%) Coordinator
11 8 (3.43%) CRM Manager
11 8 (3.43%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.30%) XML
2 15 (6.44%) HTML
3 13 (5.58%) .NET
4 4 (1.72%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.72%) CSS
4 4 (1.72%) WinForms
4 4 (1.72%) WPF
5 3 (1.29%) FIXML
5 3 (1.29%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (0.86%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.86%) D3.js
6 2 (0.86%) HTML5
7 1 (0.43%) COM
7 1 (0.43%) MDX
7 1 (0.43%) Middleware
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.43%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 84 (36.05%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.73%) Management Information System
3 18 (7.73%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (6.87%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (6.87%) Private Cloud
5 15 (6.44%) User Experience
6 8 (3.43%) Algorithms
7 7 (3.00%) Derivative
7 7 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.58%) Animation
8 6 (2.58%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.15%) PMI
10 4 (1.72%) CCTV
10 4 (1.72%) Handset
10 4 (1.72%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.72%) Social Media
10 4 (1.72%) Tandem
11 3 (1.29%) OTC Derivatives
11 3 (1.29%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.87%) Windows
2 4 (1.72%) Linux
2 4 (1.72%) Unix
3 2 (0.86%) Android
3 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.17%) Analytics
2 38 (16.31%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (12.88%) Project Management
6 28 (12.02%) Data Analysis
6 28 (12.02%) Service Delivery
7 26 (11.16%) Data Management
7 26 (11.16%) Data Modelling
8 25 (10.73%) Fintech
9 21 (9.01%) Artificial Intelligence
9 21 (9.01%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 19 (8.15%) Creative Thinking
10 19 (8.15%) CRM
10 19 (8.15%) Digital Marketing
10 19 (8.15%) Information Management
11 18 (7.73%) ETL
11 18 (7.73%) Mathematics
11 18 (7.73%) SDLC
12 17 (7.30%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (28.76%) SQL
2 21 (9.01%) VBA
3 13 (5.58%) C++
3 13 (5.58%) Python
4 11 (4.72%) C#
4 11 (4.72%) R
5 10 (4.29%) Java
6 6 (2.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.58%) MATLAB
6 6 (2.58%) VB
7 4 (1.72%) C
8 3 (1.29%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.86%) VBScript
10 1 (0.43%) ABAP
10 1 (0.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (13.73%) Degree
2 6 (2.58%) Master's Degree
2 6 (2.58%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.15%) APMP
4 4 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.29%) ACCA
5 3 (1.29%) CIMA
5 3 (1.29%) PMP
5 3 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.86%) PhD
6 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) CAPM
7 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.44%) QA
2 11 (4.72%) GDPR
3 9 (3.86%) PMO
4 3 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.86%) EMIR
5 2 (0.86%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.43%) Firmware
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.86%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 60 (25.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.59%) Oracle
3 13 (5.58%) Google
4 10 (4.29%) Tableau
5 8 (3.43%) HubSpot
6 7 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.58%) Workday
8 4 (1.72%) Embarcadero
8 4 (1.72%) FNZ
8 4 (1.72%) SAP
9 3 (1.29%) Cisco
10 2 (0.86%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.86%) Altova
10 2 (0.86%) Apple
10 2 (0.86%) Cognos
10 2 (0.86%) Databricks
10 2 (0.86%) GoldenSource
10 2 (0.86%) HP
10 2 (0.86%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.86%) Juniper