Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 774 877 844
Rank change year-on-year +103 -33 +67
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 254 238 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 2.57% 1.82% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 195 172 259
UK median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,850 £22,868 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £83,625 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +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 9,897 13,107 14,974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.64% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7,835 9,797 11,822
UK median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 2020. 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 +128 252 £44,000 +3.53% 90
UK excluding London +133 170 £42,500 +41.67% 70
London +47 84 £53,750 +1.61% 28
South East +78 70 £44,000 +60.00% 9
North of England +63 43 £38,250 +9.29% 20
North West +56 30 £36,500 - 8
South West +33 20 £18,394 -59.12% 10
East of England +91 18 £45,000 +52.54% 14
Midlands +43 17 £45,000 +50.00% 9
Yorkshire +47 11 £40,000 +56.86% 8
East Midlands +29 10 £43,750 +113.41% 6
West Midlands +27 7 £46,500 +28.28% 3
North East +13 2 £28,000 +12.00% 4
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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.

1 113 (44.49%) Microsoft
2 101 (39.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 81 (31.89%) Finance
4 69 (27.17%) SQL
5 63 (24.80%) Project Management
6 55 (21.65%) Microsoft Office
7 53 (20.87%) Degree
7 53 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
8 51 (20.08%) Decision-Making
9 39 (15.35%) C
10 35 (13.78%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (13.39%) Java
11 34 (13.39%) Management Information System
12 32 (12.60%) Windows
12 32 (12.60%) MS Visio
13 31 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
14 29 (11.42%) SQL Server
15 28 (11.02%) JavaScript
15 28 (11.02%) Software Engineering
15 28 (11.02%) QA
16 27 (10.63%) C#
17 26 (10.24%) Linux
17 26 (10.24%) Computer Science
18 25 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (9.45%) C++
19 24 (9.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 23 (9.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 22 (8.66%) VBA
21 22 (8.66%) PLM
21 22 (8.66%) Embedded Linux

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 13 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.97%) Confluence
3 1 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 101 (39.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (21.65%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (12.60%) MS Visio
4 24 (9.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (4.72%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.18%) AutoCAD
6 3 (1.18%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.18%) SPSS
6 3 (1.18%) Stata
7 2 (0.79%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (2.76%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.18%) SAP MDG
3 3 (1.18%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.79%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.79%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.39%) Primavera
5 1 (0.39%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.87%) Power Platform
2 10 (3.94%) Azure
3 3 (1.18%) AWS
3 3 (1.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) AdWords
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.39%) G Suite
4 1 (0.39%) GCP
4 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.39%) Google Sheets
4 1 (0.39%) Mavenlink
4 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.48%) Ethernet
2 16 (6.30%) Firewall
2 16 (6.30%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.51%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (5.51%) Network Security
4 13 (5.12%) Internet
5 6 (2.36%) VPN
5 6 (2.36%) WAN
6 5 (1.97%) BGP
6 5 (1.97%) DWDM
6 5 (1.97%) MPLS
6 5 (1.97%) SDH
7 4 (1.57%) DNS
8 3 (1.18%) SSL
9 2 (0.79%) HTTP
10 1 (0.39%) Intranet
10 1 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.39%) VLAN
10 1 (0.39%) Wireless
10 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.42%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (7.87%) Power BI
4 15 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (5.51%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.54%) PowerPivot
7 8 (3.15%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.15%) Data Lake
8 7 (2.76%) MySQL
9 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.18%) BODI
12 3 (1.18%) DataStage
12 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (0.79%) Big Data
13 2 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (7.09%) JIRA
2 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (2.36%) Zephyr
3 5 (1.97%) JUnit
4 3 (1.18%) LSMW
5 2 (0.79%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.79%) MSI
5 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 81 (31.89%) Finance
2 21 (8.27%) Retail
3 12 (4.72%) Back Office
4 11 (4.33%) Banking
4 11 (4.33%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.33%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.15%) Legal
7 7 (2.76%) General Ledger
7 7 (2.76%) Marketing
8 6 (2.36%) Billing
9 5 (1.97%) Advertising
9 5 (1.97%) Japanese Language
9 5 (1.97%) Local Government
9 5 (1.97%) Norwegian Language
9 5 (1.97%) Publishing
10 3 (1.18%) Electronics
10 3 (1.18%) German Language
10 3 (1.18%) Law
11 1 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 63 (24.80%) Analyst
2 28 (11.02%) Developer
3 23 (9.06%) Project Manager
4 22 (8.66%) C# Software Engineer
4 22 (8.66%) C++ Software Engineer
4 22 (8.66%) Java Engineer
4 22 (8.66%) Java Software Engineer
4 22 (8.66%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 22 (8.66%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 22 (8.66%) Senior Java Engineer
4 22 (8.66%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 22 (8.66%) Senior Software Engineer
4 22 (8.66%) Software Engineer
5 20 (7.87%) Consultant
6 16 (6.30%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Embedded Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Embedded Java Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.66%) AngularJS
2 19 (7.48%) .NET
3 8 (3.15%) REST
3 8 (3.15%) XML
4 6 (2.36%) HTML
5 5 (1.97%) CSS
5 5 (1.97%) Hibernate
5 5 (1.97%) SOAP
5 5 (1.97%) Spring
5 5 (1.97%) Web Services
6 3 (1.18%) BAPI
6 3 (1.18%) IDoc
6 3 (1.18%) ODBC
6 3 (1.18%) POSIX
6 3 (1.18%) Series 60
7 2 (0.79%) Flash
7 2 (0.79%) Node.js
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.39%) jQuery
8 1 (0.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (13.39%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.51%) User Experience
4 10 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.76%) Derivative
5 7 (2.76%) FMCG
6 5 (1.97%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.97%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.57%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.57%) Equities
7 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.18%) NHS
9 2 (0.79%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.79%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.79%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.60%) Windows
2 26 (10.24%) Linux
3 22 (8.66%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (1.57%) Android
5 3 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.18%) Unix
6 2 (0.79%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.80%) Project Management
2 51 (20.08%) Decision-Making
3 35 (13.78%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
5 28 (11.02%) Software Engineering
6 26 (10.24%) Computer Science
7 25 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (8.66%) PLM
9 21 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (8.27%) Project Delivery
10 20 (7.87%) Actionable Insight
10 20 (7.87%) PRINCE2
11 19 (7.48%) Data Protection
11 19 (7.48%) ETL
11 19 (7.48%) Visualisation
12 18 (7.09%) Data Analysis
12 18 (7.09%) Data Modelling
12 18 (7.09%) Time Management
13 17 (6.69%) Data Security
14 16 (6.30%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 69 (27.17%) SQL
2 39 (15.35%) C
3 34 (13.39%) Java
4 28 (11.02%) JavaScript
5 27 (10.63%) C#
6 24 (9.45%) C++
7 22 (8.66%) Go
7 22 (8.66%) PowerShell
7 22 (8.66%) VBA
8 18 (7.09%) Python
9 11 (4.33%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.94%) VB
11 8 (3.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (2.36%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.36%) VB6
13 5 (1.97%) PHP
14 4 (1.57%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.57%) R
15 3 (1.18%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 53 (20.87%) Degree
2 12 (4.72%) SC Cleared
2 12 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.76%) APMP
4 6 (2.36%) MAPM
5 5 (1.97%) CCDE
5 5 (1.97%) CCDP
5 5 (1.97%) CCIE
5 5 (1.97%) CCIE Service Provider
5 5 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.97%) JNCIE
6 4 (1.57%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.57%) PMP
7 3 (1.18%) ACCA
7 3 (1.18%) CIMA
7 3 (1.18%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.79%) CASP
8 2 (0.79%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.02%) QA
2 16 (6.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.54%) PMO
4 6 (2.36%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.97%) GDPR
6 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.57%) Docker
2 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.36%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.79%) SCCM
3 2 (0.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 113 (44.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.30%) SAP
3 12 (4.72%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (3.54%) Oracle
5 7 (2.76%) FIS
6 6 (2.36%) Cognos
6 6 (2.36%) FNZ
6 6 (2.36%) HP
6 6 (2.36%) WorldPay
7 5 (1.97%) Cisco
7 5 (1.97%) Juniper
8 4 (1.57%) Bloomberg
8 4 (1.57%) Tableau
9 3 (1.18%) Citrix
9 3 (1.18%) FactSet
9 3 (1.18%) Google
9 3 (1.18%) Reuters
10 2 (0.79%) Capita
10 2 (0.79%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow