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Excel | Advanced pivot tables exercise | Property - Pivot Report Filter Pages, Slicers and Timelines
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Open the file contained within the folder name shown above.
Create a new pivot table on a new worksheet to show the following:
- Postcodes in the row labels
- Garden size in the columns
- Asking price as the values
- A filter to show only the detached houses with 4 or 5 bedrooms
Change the sheet tab to Initial Pivot:
This is the initial pivot table.
Use the Pivot table Report Filter Pages feature to insert new pivot tables on separate sheets that filter the location for each location type - Remote, Town, Countryside and Village.
You should now have 4 new sheets as shown below:
Each sheet has a new pivot table containing all the same filters as the original, but has a new filter on the Location field which is different for each sheet.
On the Countryside sheet, add 2 slicers and use them to filter to show only:
- Detached and semi-detached properties; with
- 3, 4, or 5 bedrooms.
This should give this:
You can move and resize the slicers just like any object in Excel.
On the Initial Pivot sheet, insert a date on the market timeline and filter it to show:
- Properties with 1 or 2 bedrooms; which were
- Placed on the market between Nov 2017 and Feb 2018.
Your pivot table on the Initial Pivot sheet should now look like this:
A Timeline is like a Slicer but for dates only.
Re-name the sheet tab to Timeline Pivot and use Save As... to save the file in your own new Excel work folder.