Period
to 22 September 2018

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

Microsoft Excel
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 95 102
Rank change year-on-year +28 +7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 72 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.66% 2.33% 1.96%
As % of the Applications category 40.68% 37.90% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 64 45 47
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +8.33% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,525 £22,500 £21,150
90th Percentile £61,250 £44,500 £43,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.85%

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 177 124 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.00% 6.15% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 144 117 160
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £59,250 £44,250 £45,150
UK median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 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
South Wales +12 56 £35,000 +12.90% 16
North Wales +4 8 £57,500 -4.17% 4
Mid Wales - 7 £43,500 -
West Wales +13 1 £24,500 -36.77%
Microsoft Excel
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 46 (63.89%) Finance
2 40 (55.56%) SQL
3 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
4 27 (37.50%) VBA
5 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 18 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (19.44%) Banking
7 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (18.06%) Java
8 12 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 12 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (16.67%) Migration
9 11 (15.28%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (13.89%) Project Management
11 9 (12.50%) MS Access
11 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 9 (12.50%) Decision-Making
11 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (11.11%) Analytics
12 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (11.11%) Degree
12 8 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (11.11%) ERP
12 8 (11.11%) XML

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 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Skype
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) DHCP
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) NAS
3 1 (1.39%) PABX
3 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) VoIP
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.50%) MS Access
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.56%) Big Data
4 4 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.78%) Power BI
6 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.39%) QlikView
6 1 (1.39%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.94%) MorphX
3 1 (1.39%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (63.89%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Law
4 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) SQL Developer
4 14 (19.44%) VBA Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Access Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Access VBA Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Systems Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Coordinator
9 3 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) XML
2 6 (8.33%) .NET
3 5 (6.94%) ODBC
4 4 (5.56%) Kafka
4 4 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
1 3 (4.17%) Windows 10
1 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (16.67%) Migration
3 10 (13.89%) Project Management
4 9 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 8 (11.11%) Analytics
5 8 (11.11%) ERP
5 8 (11.11%) MVC
5 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (9.72%) Change Management
6 7 (9.72%) Practice Management
6 7 (9.72%) Time Management
6 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.33%) Change Control
7 6 (8.33%) CRM
7 6 (8.33%) Line Management
7 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (8.33%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 40 (55.56%) SQL
2 27 (37.50%) VBA
3 13 (18.06%) Java
4 12 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 8 (11.11%) C#
6 8 (11.11%) VB
7 5 (6.94%) X++
8 1 (1.39%) Erlang
8 1 (1.39%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.78%) ACCA
3 2 (2.78%) CIMA
4 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) GAAP
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) Hyperion
2 2 (2.78%) Tableau
3 1 (1.39%) Citrix
3 1 (1.39%) Remedy
3 1 (1.39%) VMware