The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 30 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 Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - - 22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 8.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 95 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 71.05% 60.51% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 54 76 46
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
County Antrim

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

VBA
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

VBA Salary Trend in Belfast

VBA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DNA
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Protocol Buffers

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DNA
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase