Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 789 813 865
Rank change year-on-year +24 +52 -6
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 408 378 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 2.78% 2.51% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 293 300 334
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,375 £19,900
90th Percentile £66,000 £73,875 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.62% - +8.33%

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 14,652 15,084 19,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.44% 8.73% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11,441 12,037 15,521
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +4.23%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £64,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +23 397 £42,500 +6.25% 69
UK excluding London -22 224 £31,000 -4.62% 47
London +43 183 £45,000 -25.00% 23
South East +4 69 £31,000 -38.00% 14
Midlands -1 48 £31,500 +21.15% 12
West Midlands +13 41 £30,750 +18.27% 7
East of England +21 39 £22,000 -33.33% 5
North of England -16 30 £45,000 +53.85% 9
South West +8 27 £40,000 +23.08% 6
North West -7 18 £47,500 +50.79% 3
Yorkshire +16 10 £37,750 +51.00% 4
Wales - 8 £22,000 - 1
East Midlands +7 7 £37,500 -3.23% 5
North East -18 2 - - 2
Scotland -25 2 £24,500 -21.60%
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 171 (41.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 155 (37.99%) Finance
3 139 (34.07%) Microsoft
4 131 (32.11%) SQL
5 100 (24.51%) Project Management
6 87 (21.32%) Analytical Skills
7 76 (18.63%) Business Intelligence
8 74 (18.14%) Degree
9 70 (17.16%) SQL Server
9 70 (17.16%) Microsoft Office
10 66 (16.18%) Management Information System
11 65 (15.93%) Windows
12 64 (15.69%) VBA
13 62 (15.20%) ITIL
14 61 (14.95%) Problem-Solving
15 55 (13.48%) Analytics
16 53 (12.99%) Security Cleared
17 49 (12.01%) Service Management
18 46 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 45 (11.03%) Data Modelling
20 44 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 43 (10.54%) Data Analysis
21 43 (10.54%) ITSM
22 41 (10.05%) PRINCE2
22 41 (10.05%) Business Analysis
23 39 (9.56%) Data Management
24 37 (9.07%) Tableau
25 35 (8.58%) PMO
25 35 (8.58%) CRM
26 34 (8.33%) C#

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 29 (7.11%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.45%) IIS
2 10 (2.45%) NServiceBus
2 10 (2.45%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.21%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.23%) CMS
5 3 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.74%) SAS
5 3 (0.74%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.74%) WordPress
6 1 (0.25%) Apache
6 1 (0.25%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 171 (41.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 70 (17.16%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (4.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.98%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.74%) Revit
8 1 (0.25%) InVision
Business Applications
1 15 (3.68%) Infor SunSystems
2 13 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (3.19%) NetSuite
3 11 (2.70%) SAP Business One
4 9 (2.21%) Markit EDM
5 5 (1.23%) Primavera
6 3 (0.74%) CaseMap
6 3 (0.74%) Concordance
6 3 (0.74%) LexisNexis TimeMap
6 3 (0.74%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.74%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.49%) HFM
7 2 (0.49%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.49%) iTrent
7 2 (0.49%) Magento
8 1 (0.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.25%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.17%) Office 365
2 11 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.96%) SaaS
4 4 (0.98%) AdWords
4 4 (0.98%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.98%) Taleo
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.49%) G Suite
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.25%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.94%) DHCP
1 12 (2.94%) DNS
1 12 (2.94%) Internet
2 9 (2.21%) LAN
2 9 (2.21%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.96%) ADSL
3 8 (1.96%) NFC
4 4 (0.98%) Broadband
5 3 (0.74%) BGP
5 3 (0.74%) DWDM
5 3 (0.74%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.74%) MPLS
5 3 (0.74%) SDH
5 3 (0.74%) SSL
5 3 (0.74%) VPN
6 2 (0.49%) FTP
7 1 (0.25%) Intranet
7 1 (0.25%) SMS
7 1 (0.25%) WAN
7 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 46 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (7.35%) Relational Database
5 25 (6.13%) Power BI
6 22 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (2.94%) QlikView
10 10 (2.45%) MS Access
10 10 (2.45%) PowerPivot
11 7 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.72%) Qlik Sense
12 6 (1.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 6 (1.47%) MySQL
12 6 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.23%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.23%) GIS
13 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (4.66%) TeamCity
2 15 (3.68%) JIRA
3 11 (2.70%) Moq
3 11 (2.70%) NUnit
4 10 (2.45%) Artifactory
4 10 (2.45%) Bitbucket
4 10 (2.45%) NCrunch
4 10 (2.45%) ReSharper
5 9 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.98%) LSMW
7 3 (0.74%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.74%) GoCD
7 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.74%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.25%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.25%) TestRail
9 1 (0.25%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 155 (37.99%) Finance
2 34 (8.33%) Retail
3 32 (7.84%) Banking
4 23 (5.64%) Marketing
5 21 (5.15%) Manufacturing
6 20 (4.90%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.94%) Advertising
7 12 (2.94%) Legal
8 10 (2.45%) Billing
8 10 (2.45%) Electronics
8 10 (2.45%) Front Office
9 8 (1.96%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.72%) Back Office
10 7 (1.72%) Law
11 5 (1.23%) Military
12 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.74%) Games
13 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (42.16%) Analyst
2 54 (13.24%) Developer
3 50 (12.25%) Administrator
4 32 (7.84%) Data Analyst
5 31 (7.60%) Consultant
5 31 (7.60%) Service Analyst
6 22 (5.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 18 (4.41%) Project Manager
8 17 (4.17%) Coordinator
8 17 (4.17%) Excel Analyst
9 16 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 16 (3.92%) Support Analyst
10 15 (3.68%) C# Developer
10 15 (3.68%) PMO Analyst
10 15 (3.68%) Systems Manager
11 12 (2.94%) Business Analyst
12 11 (2.70%) Implementation Consultant
12 11 (2.70%) Report Analyst
13 10 (2.45%) Finance Manager
13 10 (2.45%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.66%) .NET
2 14 (3.43%) REST
3 13 (3.19%) .NET Framework
3 13 (3.19%) XML
4 11 (2.70%) WPF
5 10 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (2.45%) Middleware
5 10 (2.45%) MSMQ
5 10 (2.45%) WCF
5 10 (2.45%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (2.45%) WinForms
6 8 (1.96%) HTML
7 5 (1.23%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.98%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.98%) BAPI
8 4 (0.98%) IDoc
8 4 (0.98%) JSON
8 4 (0.98%) Web Services
8 4 (0.98%) XSD
8 4 (0.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 87 (21.32%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (16.18%) Management Information System
3 22 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.66%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 17 (4.17%) iPhone
6 12 (2.94%) User Experience
7 9 (2.21%) Fixed Income
7 9 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.96%) Contactless
8 8 (1.96%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.96%) EMV
8 8 (1.96%) Fintech
8 8 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
8 8 (1.96%) Smartcard
9 7 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.47%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.23%) NHS
12 4 (0.98%) BBC
12 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 65 (15.93%) Windows
2 10 (2.45%) Linux
3 6 (1.47%) CentOS
4 4 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.74%) Android
5 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.74%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (24.51%) Project Management
2 76 (18.63%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (15.20%) ITIL
4 61 (14.95%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (13.48%) Analytics
6 49 (12.01%) Service Management
7 45 (11.03%) Data Modelling
8 43 (10.54%) Data Analysis
8 43 (10.54%) ITSM
9 41 (10.05%) Business Analysis
9 41 (10.05%) PRINCE2
10 39 (9.56%) Data Management
11 35 (8.58%) CRM
12 32 (7.84%) ETL
13 31 (7.60%) Test Scripting
13 31 (7.60%) User Acceptance Testing
14 30 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (7.11%) ERP
16 28 (6.86%) Integration Testing
16 28 (6.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 131 (32.11%) SQL
2 64 (15.69%) VBA
3 34 (8.33%) C#
4 30 (7.35%) T-SQL
5 19 (4.66%) Java
6 17 (4.17%) VB
7 16 (3.92%) Python
8 12 (2.94%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.96%) PHP
10 6 (1.47%) C
10 6 (1.47%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.47%) R
11 5 (1.23%) Prolog
11 5 (1.23%) Ruby
12 4 (0.98%) ABAP
12 4 (0.98%) C++
12 4 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (0.98%) Java 8
12 4 (0.98%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.74%) Go
Qualifications
1 74 (18.14%) Degree
2 53 (12.99%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.43%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.70%) ACCA
4 11 (2.70%) CIMA
5 8 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.23%) PMP
8 4 (0.98%) BICSI Certification
8 4 (0.98%) CCNA
8 4 (0.98%) JNCIA
8 4 (0.98%) JNCIS
8 4 (0.98%) LPIC
8 4 (0.98%) MCSE
8 4 (0.98%) RHCE
9 3 (0.74%) CCDE
9 3 (0.74%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.58%) PMO
2 25 (6.13%) SLA
3 23 (5.64%) Data Quality
4 16 (3.92%) QA
5 5 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.49%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.25%) cPanel
Vendors
1 139 (34.07%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.07%) Tableau
3 30 (7.35%) SAP
4 28 (6.86%) HP
4 28 (6.86%) Infor
5 16 (3.92%) Oracle
6 13 (3.19%) Sage
7 12 (2.94%) Hyperion
8 11 (2.70%) Epicor
8 11 (2.70%) Xero
9 10 (2.45%) DevExpress
9 10 (2.45%) Google
10 9 (2.21%) Cognos
11 7 (1.72%) Cisco
11 7 (1.72%) Dell
11 7 (1.72%) IBM
12 6 (1.47%) Cognizant
12 6 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
12 6 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.23%) Xerox