Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 811 898 773
Rank change year-on-year +87 -125 +69
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 382 332 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Applications category 2.44% 2.00% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 299 254 467
UK median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,603 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.13% - -1.41%

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 15660 16592 21281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.72% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12206 13617 17058
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% -2.99% +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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +64 377 £40,000 +1.27% 32
UK excluding London +48 223 £34,603 -1.13% 18
London +42 158 £50,000 +11.11% 16
South East +49 77 £47,500 +5.56% 4
East of England +52 44 £22,000 -39.31% 1
North of England -22 44 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Midlands +18 34 £32,500 +22.64% 4
North West -14 29 £33,500 +21.82% 3
West Midlands +10 20 £30,500 +60.53% 3
South West +2 20 £28,000 -1.75% 2
East Midlands +24 14 £40,000 +53.85% 1
Yorkshire +7 10 £35,363 +20.13% 2
North East -1 5 £25,000 -31.03%
Wales +14 4 £28,500 +7.55% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 172 (45.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 120 (31.41%) SQL
3 118 (30.89%) Microsoft
4 115 (30.10%) Degree
5 111 (29.06%) Finance
6 90 (23.56%) Business Intelligence
7 86 (22.51%) Analytical Skills
8 80 (20.94%) Management Information System
8 80 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (17.80%) SQL Server
9 68 (17.80%) Windows
10 57 (14.92%) Microsoft Office
11 56 (14.66%) Data Analysis
12 53 (13.87%) Computer Science
13 48 (12.57%) Service Management
14 47 (12.30%) Marketing
15 45 (11.78%) Project Management
16 44 (11.52%) C#
17 43 (11.26%) Analytics
18 41 (10.73%) QA
19 39 (10.21%) Mathematics
19 39 (10.21%) Creative Thinking
20 38 (9.95%) Retail
20 38 (9.95%) VBA
21 37 (9.69%) Telecoms
21 37 (9.69%) SDLC
22 36 (9.42%) Electronics
23 35 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
23 35 (9.16%) MySQL
23 35 (9.16%) ITIL

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 16 (4.19%) SAS
2 6 (1.57%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.57%) CMS
2 6 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.79%) ArcGIS
3 3 (0.79%) IIS
3 3 (0.79%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.26%) Apache
5 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.26%) nginx
5 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 172 (45.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (14.92%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (7.85%) MS Visio
4 19 (4.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (2.62%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.79%) ArcInfo
6 3 (0.79%) Doxygen
6 3 (0.79%) SPSS
7 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.26%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.26%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.52%) Primavera
3 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.36%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.31%) Google Tag Manager
4 4 (1.05%) SaaS
5 3 (0.79%) AdWords
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.26%) Datadog
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.12%) Firewall
2 25 (6.54%) Internet
3 21 (5.50%) NFC
4 20 (5.24%) Wireless
5 12 (3.14%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.36%) HTTP
6 9 (2.36%) SMTP
7 7 (1.83%) SMS
8 3 (0.79%) Skype
9 1 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.26%) VoIP
9 1 (0.26%) VPN
9 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.16%) MySQL
3 34 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (5.76%) MS Access
4 22 (5.76%) Power BI
5 19 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (4.45%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (2.88%) Hadoop
9 10 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.36%) GIS
11 8 (2.09%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.83%) Big Data
12 7 (1.83%) PowerPivot
12 7 (1.83%) QlikView
13 6 (1.57%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.57%) Qlik Sense
13 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (1.31%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 29 (7.59%) JIRA
2 6 (1.57%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.31%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.79%) GCC
5 3 (0.79%) GDB
5 3 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.79%) Subversion
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.26%) C++Builder
7 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 111 (29.06%) Finance
2 47 (12.30%) Marketing
3 38 (9.95%) Retail
4 37 (9.69%) Telecoms
5 36 (9.42%) Electronics
6 29 (7.59%) Banking
7 19 (4.97%) Retail Banking
8 16 (4.19%) Publishing
9 10 (2.62%) Law
10 6 (1.57%) Back Office
10 6 (1.57%) Front Office
11 5 (1.31%) German Language
12 4 (1.05%) Advertising
12 4 (1.05%) Legal
12 4 (1.05%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.79%) Billing
14 2 (0.52%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.52%) French Language
14 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.52%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 158 (41.36%) Analyst
2 45 (11.78%) Developer
3 41 (10.73%) Consultant
4 39 (10.21%) Data Analyst
5 38 (9.95%) Service Analyst
6 35 (9.16%) Business Analyst
7 34 (8.90%) Administrator
8 22 (5.76%) Senior Consultant
9 20 (5.24%) Report Analyst
9 20 (5.24%) SQL Analyst
10 19 (4.97%) SQL Developer
11 18 (4.71%) Project Manager
12 16 (4.19%) Excel Analyst
13 15 (3.93%) SQL Data Analyst
14 14 (3.66%) IT Analyst
15 12 (3.14%) EMV Consultant
16 11 (2.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 11 (2.88%) Junior
16 11 (2.88%) Software Analyst
16 11 (2.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.85%) .NET
2 15 (3.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (3.66%) .NET Framework
3 14 (3.66%) ASP.NET
3 14 (3.66%) Entity Framework
3 14 (3.66%) jQuery
4 13 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (3.40%) HTML
4 13 (3.40%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (2.88%) XML
6 8 (2.09%) Middleware
7 5 (1.31%) Velocity
8 3 (0.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (0.79%) STL
9 2 (0.52%) .NET Core
9 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.52%) CSS
9 2 (0.52%) JSON
10 1 (0.26%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 86 (22.51%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (20.94%) Management Information System
3 53 (13.87%) Computer Science
4 27 (7.07%) Client/Server
5 23 (6.02%) Contactless
6 21 (5.50%) EMV
6 21 (5.50%) Mobile Payment
6 21 (5.50%) Smartcard
7 19 (4.97%) Analytical Mindset
8 13 (3.40%) Data Structures
9 12 (3.14%) Digital Currency
9 12 (3.14%) Digital TV
10 11 (2.88%) Algorithms
11 8 (2.09%) iSeries
11 8 (2.09%) Social Media
12 7 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.57%) Handset
13 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.57%) NHS
13 6 (1.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 68 (17.80%) Windows
2 26 (6.81%) Linux
3 8 (2.09%) Solaris
4 6 (1.57%) Android
4 6 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.05%) Unix
6 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.26%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) Debian
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (23.56%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (14.66%) Data Analysis
4 48 (12.57%) Service Management
5 45 (11.78%) Project Management
6 43 (11.26%) Analytics
7 39 (10.21%) Creative Thinking
7 39 (10.21%) Mathematics
8 37 (9.69%) SDLC
9 35 (9.16%) ITIL
9 35 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (8.90%) Problem Management
11 31 (8.12%) CRM
12 29 (7.59%) ITSM
13 25 (6.54%) Integration Testing
14 24 (6.28%) Data Modelling
14 24 (6.28%) Proactive Management
15 23 (6.02%) Identity Access Management
15 23 (6.02%) Statistics
15 23 (6.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 120 (31.41%) SQL
2 44 (11.52%) C#
3 38 (9.95%) VBA
4 32 (8.38%) Python
5 26 (6.81%) JavaScript
6 17 (4.45%) Java
6 17 (4.45%) VB
7 13 (3.40%) C++
8 12 (3.14%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.88%) R
10 6 (1.57%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.31%) Julia
11 5 (1.31%) Scala
12 4 (1.05%) C
12 4 (1.05%) PHP
13 3 (0.79%) Perl
13 3 (0.79%) sed
13 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.79%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 115 (30.10%) Degree
2 32 (8.38%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.19%) DV Cleared
3 16 (4.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (1.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 6 (1.57%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 5 (1.31%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.79%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.52%) CIMA
8 2 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.52%) ECDL
8 2 (0.52%) HND
8 2 (0.52%) PhD
8 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.26%) MOS
9 1 (0.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.73%) QA
2 28 (7.33%) SLA
3 22 (5.76%) Data Quality
4 13 (3.40%) PMO
5 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Nagios
1 1 (0.26%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 118 (30.89%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.12%) Tableau
3 24 (6.28%) HP
4 21 (5.50%) Hyperion
5 14 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (3.14%) VMware
7 11 (2.88%) Google
8 10 (2.62%) Oracle
9 8 (2.09%) SAP
10 7 (1.83%) Siebel
11 5 (1.31%) Cognos
12 4 (1.05%) Bloomberg
12 4 (1.05%) Reuters
13 3 (0.79%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.79%) Cisco
13 3 (0.79%) EMC
13 3 (0.79%) Sitecore
14 2 (0.52%) DevExpress
14 2 (0.52%) IFS
14 2 (0.52%) Xerox