The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 36 38
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.95% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.46% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £31,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.18%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,376
% change year-on-year
- +0.38%
VBA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 112 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 31.33% 43.58% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 95 79
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VBA
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Aberdeen region.

VBA Salary Trend in Aberdeen

VBA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SWT
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SWT
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL