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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
England / West Midlands
Rank 188 205 196
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 21 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.59% 0.34%
As % of the Applications category 3.17% 4.49% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 9
Median salary £26,000 £22,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.55% +2.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -3.07% +18.18%  

Spreadsheet is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 662 801 752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.25% 13.18% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 501 629 630
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 11 £27,500 +59.42% 2
Warwickshire +33 6 £26,000 -50.47%
Solihull - 3 £18,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (29.17%) Statistics
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) GIS
6 5 (20.83%) ArcGIS
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
7 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
7 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) QA
7 4 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) MS Project
7 4 (16.67%) MS Office
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.67%) Driving Licence
7 4 (16.67%) Presales
7 4 (16.67%) Project Governance
7 4 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving

Spreadsheet
Top Related 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 5 (20.83%) ArcGIS
2 2 (8.33%) OpenEdge
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) FTP
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) GIS
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (4.17%) QlikView
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) GIS Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Data Governance Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Data Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Data Quality Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior SQL Server Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Report Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Quality Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Server Support
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) Statistics
3 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
4 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (16.67%) Presales
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Online Security
6 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PMO
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cognos
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
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