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

Spreadsheets
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 806 910 833
Rank change year-on-year +104 -77 -3
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 397 277 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 2.66% 1.83% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 281 216 390
UK median annual salary £40,000 £36,375 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.97% -2.35% -0.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -14.29% -

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 14,942 15,102 20,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.49% 8.60% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11,857 12,333 16,388
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £21,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 February 2018.

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 February 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 +97 392 £40,000 +10.73% 83
UK excluding London +50 219 £28,000 -6.67% 66
London +70 178 £50,000 +11.11% 20
South East +15 72 £40,000 +9.59% 15
East of England +41 49 £22,000 -33.33% 6
Midlands +14 37 £31,500 +21.15% 17
North of England -15 35 £32,500 +30.00% 17
West Midlands +31 31 £31,500 +29.90% 12
North West -1 23 £32,500 +18.18% 7
South West +7 21 £24,000 -45.14% 8
Yorkshire +4 10 £35,000 +40.00% 5
East Midlands +4 6 £32,750 +16.96% 5
Wales - 5 £27,000 -
North East -15 2 £23,750 -18.80% 5

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 177 (44.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 132 (33.25%) Finance
3 130 (32.75%) SQL
4 118 (29.72%) Microsoft
5 116 (29.22%) Degree
6 97 (24.43%) Business Intelligence
7 90 (22.67%) Windows
8 78 (19.65%) Project Management
8 78 (19.65%) Management Information System
9 74 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
10 70 (17.63%) Service Management
11 67 (16.88%) Microsoft Office
12 65 (16.37%) ITIL
13 63 (15.87%) VBA
14 59 (14.86%) Security Cleared
15 57 (14.36%) ITSM
16 54 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (13.10%) Computer Science
18 47 (11.84%) Problem Management
18 47 (11.84%) Retail
18 47 (11.84%) SQL Server
19 45 (11.34%) HP
20 44 (11.08%) SLA
21 40 (10.08%) Mathematics
21 40 (10.08%) Proactive Management
22 39 (9.82%) PRINCE2
23 38 (9.57%) C#
23 38 (9.57%) Telecoms
23 38 (9.57%) Integration Testing
24 37 (9.32%) Electronics

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 (3.27%) SAS
2 9 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.76%) CMS
4 6 (1.51%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.76%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.25%) Apache
6 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 177 (44.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (16.88%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (6.55%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.77%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.76%) ArcInfo
6 3 (0.76%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.76%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.50%) Revit
8 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.25%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (4.03%) Infor SunSystems
2 5 (1.26%) Magento
3 2 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.50%) Primavera
4 1 (0.25%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.25%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.76%) SaaS
2 6 (1.51%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.01%) AdWords
4 3 (0.76%) Office 365
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.50%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.79%) Firewall
2 21 (5.29%) NFC
3 7 (1.76%) Wireless
4 6 (1.51%) HTTP
4 6 (1.51%) SMTP
4 6 (1.51%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.26%) SMS
6 3 (0.76%) LAN
7 2 (0.50%) ADSL
7 2 (0.50%) Broadband
7 2 (0.50%) FTP
7 2 (0.50%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.25%) DHCP
8 1 (0.25%) DNS
8 1 (0.25%) DWDM
8 1 (0.25%) Internet
8 1 (0.25%) VoIP
8 1 (0.25%) VPN
8 1 (0.25%) WAN
8 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.81%) MySQL
3 30 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 28 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (6.05%) MS Access
6 17 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (3.78%) Power BI
8 13 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.76%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 5 (1.26%) GIS
11 4 (1.01%) Looker
11 4 (1.01%) QlikView
12 3 (0.76%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.76%) Qlik Sense
13 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.50%) SAP BW
14 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 30 (7.56%) JIRA
2 17 (4.28%) Pivotal Tracker
3 4 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.76%) GCC
4 3 (0.76%) GDB
4 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.76%) Subversion
4 3 (0.76%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.25%) C++Builder
6 1 (0.25%) Moq
6 1 (0.25%) MSTest
6 1 (0.25%) NUnit
6 1 (0.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 132 (33.25%) Finance
2 47 (11.84%) Retail
3 38 (9.57%) Telecoms
4 37 (9.32%) Electronics
5 31 (7.81%) Marketing
6 28 (7.05%) Banking
7 14 (3.53%) Publishing
8 11 (2.77%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.76%) Advertising
9 7 (1.76%) Back Office
9 7 (1.76%) Billing
10 6 (1.51%) Front Office
11 5 (1.26%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.76%) German Language
12 3 (0.76%) Legal
13 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.50%) Law
13 2 (0.50%) Military
13 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 190 (47.86%) Analyst
2 56 (14.11%) Administrator
3 55 (13.85%) Service Analyst
4 42 (10.58%) Consultant
5 38 (9.57%) Developer
6 33 (8.31%) Data Analyst
7 27 (6.80%) Business Analyst
8 25 (6.30%) Excel Analyst
9 22 (5.54%) Senior Consultant
10 21 (5.29%) E-Commerce Consultant
10 21 (5.29%) Payments Consultant
10 21 (5.29%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
10 21 (5.29%) Senior Payments Consultant
11 18 (4.53%) Systems Manager
12 17 (4.28%) Coordinator
12 17 (4.28%) SQL Analyst
13 16 (4.03%) Project Manager
13 16 (4.03%) Report Analyst
13 16 (4.03%) SQL Data Analyst
14 15 (3.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.05%) .NET
2 19 (4.79%) ASP.NET
3 18 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (4.03%) HTML
4 16 (4.03%) XML
5 15 (3.78%) .NET Framework
6 14 (3.53%) Entity Framework
6 14 (3.53%) jQuery
6 14 (3.53%) KnockoutJS
6 14 (3.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (1.51%) Middleware
8 5 (1.26%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.26%) CSS
9 4 (1.01%) STL
10 3 (0.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (0.76%) HTML5
11 2 (0.50%) COM
12 1 (0.25%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.25%) LAMP
12 1 (0.25%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 78 (19.65%) Management Information System
2 74 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (13.10%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.29%) Contactless
4 21 (5.29%) EMV
4 21 (5.29%) Mobile Payment
4 21 (5.29%) Smartcard
5 18 (4.53%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.78%) Analytical Mindset
6 15 (3.78%) iPhone
7 14 (3.53%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.76%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.51%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.51%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.51%) iSeries
11 5 (1.26%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.26%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.26%) NHS
12 4 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (22.67%) Windows
2 26 (6.55%) Linux
3 6 (1.51%) Solaris
4 3 (0.76%) CentOS
4 3 (0.76%) Unix
4 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.25%) Android
6 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (24.43%) Business Intelligence
2 78 (19.65%) Project Management
3 70 (17.63%) Service Management
4 65 (16.37%) ITIL
5 57 (14.36%) ITSM
6 54 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (11.84%) Problem Management
8 40 (10.08%) Mathematics
8 40 (10.08%) Proactive Management
9 39 (9.82%) PRINCE2
10 38 (9.57%) Integration Testing
11 35 (8.82%) Analytics
12 32 (8.06%) Data Analysis
13 31 (7.81%) Creative Thinking
13 31 (7.81%) SDLC
14 26 (6.55%) E-Commerce
15 22 (5.54%) Service Delivery
15 22 (5.54%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (5.29%) Cryptography
16 21 (5.29%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 130 (32.75%) SQL
2 63 (15.87%) VBA
3 38 (9.57%) C#
4 29 (7.30%) JavaScript
5 28 (7.05%) T-SQL
6 24 (6.05%) Python
7 16 (4.03%) VB
8 11 (2.77%) PHP
9 10 (2.52%) Java
10 7 (1.76%) C
10 7 (1.76%) R
11 5 (1.26%) C++
11 5 (1.26%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.26%) Perl
12 3 (0.76%) AWK
12 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.76%) sed
12 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.76%) VBScript
13 2 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 116 (29.22%) Degree
2 59 (14.86%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.76%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.26%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.01%) HND
6 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.76%) BICSI Certification
7 3 (0.76%) CCNA
7 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.76%) JNCIA
7 3 (0.76%) JNCIS
7 3 (0.76%) LPIC
7 3 (0.76%) MCSE
7 3 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.76%) RHCE
8 2 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (11.08%) SLA
2 28 (7.05%) PMO
3 18 (4.53%) Data Quality
3 18 (4.53%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.01%) Firmware
Vendors
1 118 (29.72%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.34%) HP
3 21 (5.29%) Hyperion
4 18 (4.53%) Tableau
5 17 (4.28%) Infor
6 16 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.77%) SAP
8 9 (2.27%) Cognos
8 9 (2.27%) VMware
9 6 (1.51%) Cisco
9 6 (1.51%) Google
9 6 (1.51%) IBM
9 6 (1.51%) Oracle
10 5 (1.26%) Bloomberg
10 5 (1.26%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.01%) EMC
11 4 (1.01%) Reuters
12 3 (0.76%) Dell
12 3 (0.76%) Juniper
12 3 (0.76%) Sage