Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 111 90
Rank change year-on-year +20 -21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 42 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.20% 1.73% 2.16%
As % of the Applications category 22.70% 26.81% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 55
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,450 £22,500 £20,150
90th Percentile £51,250 £44,625 £43,750
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -1.32%

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 185 138 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.68% 6.47% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 153 119 185
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -9.09%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £18,700
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,750 £43,750
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +15 36 £35,000 +7.69% 9
North Wales -5 3 £42,500 -29.17% 3
Mid Wales - 3 - -
Microsoft Excel
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 25 (59.52%) Finance
2 23 (54.76%) SQL
3 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (28.57%) VBA
4 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (19.05%) Degree
8 8 (19.05%) Java
9 7 (16.67%) C#
9 7 (16.67%) VB
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 7 (16.67%) XML
9 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (16.67%) MVC
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (14.29%) Practice Management
10 6 (14.29%) Law
10 6 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (14.29%) Project Management
11 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (11.90%) Oracle
11 5 (11.90%) MS Access

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 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Dropbox
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
1 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Skype
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) 802.11
3 1 (2.38%) BGP
3 1 (2.38%) Broadband
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.38%) GPON
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Intranet
3 1 (2.38%) MPLS
3 1 (2.38%) OSPF
3 1 (2.38%) RSVP
3 1 (2.38%) SNMP
3 1 (2.38%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (11.90%) MS Access
6 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
8 1 (2.38%) SAS EBI
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (59.52%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Law
3 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.14%) Back Office
5 2 (4.76%) Advertising
5 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.38%) Legal
6 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Data Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Development Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Head of Data Management
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.76%) iPhone
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
1 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
2 3 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (16.67%) MVC
3 6 (14.29%) Practice Management
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Decision-Making
4 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Data Management
5 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 3 (7.14%) ERP
6 3 (7.14%) Line Management
6 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) VBA
3 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 8 (19.05%) Java
5 7 (16.67%) C#
5 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (16.67%) VB
6 2 (4.76%) Erlang
7 1 (2.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ACCA
2 2 (4.76%) CIMA
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCDST
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) GAAP
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Remedy
4 1 (2.38%) SAP