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

Spreadsheets
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 286 298
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Spreadsheet 39 43 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Applications category 4.02% 4.32% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 36
West Midlands median annual salary £31,500 £26,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.15% +20.93% -2.27%
10th Percentile £18,500 £18,500 £16,625
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,800 £56,250
England median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +14.29%

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 970 996 1,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.34% 9.91% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 688 780 951
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,895 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 July 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 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
Birmingham -19 14 £32,500 +34.02% 4
Worcestershire - 10 £19,000 - 2
Solihull +9 5 £41,450 +102.20%
Warwickshire +16 4 - - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £23,250 - 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £22,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £30,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (28.21%) Project Management
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
6 9 (23.08%) Analytics
6 9 (23.08%) SQL
6 9 (23.08%) ITIL
6 9 (23.08%) Windows
7 8 (20.51%) Service Management
7 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (20.51%) Degree
7 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.95%) ITIL V3
8 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
8 7 (17.95%) ITSM
9 6 (15.38%) Finance
9 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
9 6 (15.38%) Tableau
9 6 (15.38%) iPhone
9 6 (15.38%) Application Packaging
9 6 (15.38%) Data Analysis
9 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 6 (15.38%) Release Management
9 6 (15.38%) Application Discovery
10 5 (12.82%) Operations Management
10 5 (12.82%) VBA
10 5 (12.82%) Data Management

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 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) iTrent
2 1 (2.56%) Aareon QL
2 1 (2.56%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) QlikView
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Power BI
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Administrator
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Coordinator
4 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Data Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) DBA
6 2 (5.13%) HR Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Marketing Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Asset Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
1 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) iPhone
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.56%) PMI
6 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) CentOS
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Project Management
2 9 (23.08%) Analytics
2 9 (23.08%) ITIL
3 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (20.51%) Service Management
3 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (17.95%) ITIL V3
4 7 (17.95%) ITSM
4 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.38%) Application Discovery
5 6 (15.38%) Application Packaging
5 6 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Release Management
5 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.82%) Data Management
6 5 (12.82%) Operations Management
7 4 (10.26%) Commercial Awareness
7 4 (10.26%) Document Management
7 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) VBA
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) PMO
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Tableau
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Aareon
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Progress
4 1 (2.56%) Sage
4 1 (2.56%) SAP