The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 65 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.89% 2.49% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 3.44% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 8
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +121.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £55,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £30,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
VBA
Dorset

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

Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
259 349 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 57.81% 72.56% 65.74%
Number of salaries quoted 175 263 216
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VBA
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

VBA Salary Trend in Bournemouth

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ODBC
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) DTS
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (40.00%) Local Government
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (20.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) DTS
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Database Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Database Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) ODBC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) LexisNexis