Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Microsoft Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Excel over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 101 110
Rank change year-on-year +36 +9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 66 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.44% 1.96% 1.84%
As % of the Applications category 49.25% 25.50% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55 27 34
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% -1.72%
10th Percentile £27,900 £19,700 £22,378
90th Percentile £61,250 £41,000 £38,025
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

Microsoft Excel is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 134 149 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.98% 7.67% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 111 112 125
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.26% -12.31%
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,290 £20,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £44,875 £41,600
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Wales

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Wales.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Wales

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Wales over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Wales

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
South Wales +26 54 £35,000 +16.67% 7
North Wales +11 7 £57,500 +64.29% 2
Mid Wales +25 4 £43,500 - 1
West Wales +1 1 £24,500 -9.26% 1
Microsoft Excel
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 37 (56.06%) Finance
2 31 (46.97%) SQL
3 27 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 24 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 23 (34.85%) VBA
6 15 (22.73%) Banking
7 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (13.64%) Migration
10 9 (13.64%) Project Management
10 9 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (12.12%) Analytics
11 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (12.12%) MS Access
12 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
12 7 (10.61%) Decision-Making
13 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (9.09%) Logistics
13 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (9.09%) Java
13 6 (9.09%) ERP
14 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (7.58%) CGI
14 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Project
14 5 (7.58%) CRM
14 5 (7.58%) ODBC
14 5 (7.58%) ITIL
14 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (7.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) OneDrive
2 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) Skype
3 1 (1.52%) Broadband
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
3 1 (1.52%) PABX
3 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) VoIP
3 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (12.12%) MS Access
4 4 (6.06%) Big Data
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.03%) GIS
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.03%) Power BI
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MorphX
2 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) Moq
General
1 37 (56.06%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
4 3 (4.55%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Billing
5 2 (3.03%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) VBA Developer
3 13 (19.70%) Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.61%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Access Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Access VBA Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Systems Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Coordinator
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
1 5 (7.58%) CGI
1 5 (7.58%) ODBC
2 4 (6.06%) Kafka
2 4 (6.06%) Spring
3 2 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) Social Media
6 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.52%) Blog
6 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
6 1 (1.52%) Robotics
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.64%) Migration
2 9 (13.64%) Project Management
3 8 (12.12%) Analytics
3 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (10.61%) Decision-Making
5 6 (9.09%) ERP
5 6 (9.09%) Logistics
5 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.58%) Change Management
6 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
6 5 (7.58%) CRM
6 5 (7.58%) Data Migration
6 5 (7.58%) ITIL
6 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.58%) Regression Testing
6 5 (7.58%) Release Management
6 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) SQL
2 23 (34.85%) VBA
3 6 (9.09%) Java
4 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.58%) X++
5 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.03%) C#
6 2 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) GDPR
3 2 (3.03%) PMO
4 1 (1.52%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Tableau
3 2 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) Automation Anywhere
4 1 (1.52%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix
4 1 (1.52%) Facebook
4 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.52%) Twitter
4 1 (1.52%) UiPath
4 1 (1.52%) VMware