The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 34 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.36% 1.88% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 4.62% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
111 130 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 39.64% 40.75% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 92 91 96
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
Scotland

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 10 July 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 10 July 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