Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Spreadsheets
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 299 315
Rank change year-on-year +25 +16 -23
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 33 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Applications category 3.57% 2.66% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 22
West Midlands median annual salary £41,450 £28,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.04% +30.23% -42.67%
10th Percentile £24,051 £18,500 £16,625
90th Percentile £55,250 £48,925 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 924 1,014 1,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.52% 10.17% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 637 820 904
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +3.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,725 £20,325
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in the West Midlands

Spreadsheet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Spreadsheet in the West Midlands

Spreadsheet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Spreadsheet in the West Midlands

Spreadsheet
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
Birmingham -4 12 £34,500 +81.58% 4
Worcestershire - 6 £25,079 -
Solihull - 5 £41,450 -
Coventry - 4 £53,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £24,000 - 2
Warwickshire +29 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 £30,000 -
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (36.36%) ITIL
3 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) Service Management
3 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 11 (33.33%) Project Management
5 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 9 (27.27%) Finance
6 9 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (21.21%) Degree
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (21.21%) Analytics
8 6 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 6 (18.18%) Tableau
8 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 6 (18.18%) PMO
8 6 (18.18%) SQL
8 6 (18.18%) MS Visio
8 6 (18.18%) PMI
8 6 (18.18%) PMI Certification
8 6 (18.18%) ITSM
8 6 (18.18%) QA
8 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) Data Management
9 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
9 5 (15.15%) Release Management
9 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) QlikView
2 1 (3.03%) Power BI
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Coordinator
3 8 (24.24%) Project Coordinator
4 6 (18.18%) Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) PMO Lead
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Data Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Marketing Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Insight Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) PMO Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) WPF
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) PMI
3 5 (15.15%) iPhone
4 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (6.06%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
1 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 12 (36.36%) Service Management
2 11 (33.33%) Project Management
3 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 9 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (21.21%) Analytics
5 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 6 (18.18%) ITSM
6 5 (15.15%) Application Discovery
6 5 (15.15%) Application Packaging
6 5 (15.15%) Data Management
6 5 (15.15%) Financial Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Operations Management
6 5 (15.15%) Release Management
6 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
6 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) R
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) PMO
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Tableau
3 4 (12.12%) Progress
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Xamarin