Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
UK > Wales
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 78 92
Rank change year-on-year +10 +14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 33 39 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.65% 2.20% 2.10%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 29.10% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 33
Median annual salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.71% +0.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £27,509 £22,378 £21,100
90th Percentile £44,300 £57,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +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 99 134 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.95% 7.57% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 84 113 153
Median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,755 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Wales

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Wales.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Wales

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Wales over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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 11 July 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
West Wales - 17 £35,000 -
South Wales +3 14 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Microsoft Excel
UK

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 23 (69.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 20 (60.61%) VBA
3 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (45.45%) SQL
6 14 (42.42%) Finance
6 14 (42.42%) Advertising
7 13 (39.39%) Power BI
7 13 (39.39%) Power Platform
8 12 (36.36%) Management Information System
9 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (33.33%) Data Governance
10 10 (30.30%) Avaya
10 10 (30.30%) WFM
11 8 (24.24%) PMO
11 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (21.21%) Degree
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
13 6 (18.18%) Legal
14 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (12.12%) Case Management
15 3 (9.09%) Pricing Strategy
15 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
15 3 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
15 3 (9.09%) Change Control
15 3 (9.09%) Law
15 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (9.09%) Visualfiles
15 3 (9.09%) Project Management
15 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse

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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visualfiles
2 1 (3.03%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Power Platform
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (39.39%) Power BI
3 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) MS Access
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (42.42%) Advertising
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Legal
3 3 (9.09%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Product Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Communications Officer
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Information Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.06%) MI Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Planning Manager
4 2 (6.06%) PMO Lead
4 2 (6.06%) Project Officer
4 2 (6.06%) Recruitment Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Resource Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Resource Planning Manager
4 2 (6.06%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Developer
5 1 (3.03%) NetSuite Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) PMO Officer
5 1 (3.03%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Social Media
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 10 (30.30%) WFM
3 4 (12.12%) Case Management
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Change Control
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (9.09%) Pricing Strategy
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.06%) Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Fintech
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Line Management
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) VBA
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) APMP
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Avaya
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle