The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 109 104 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -31
Permanent jobs citing VBA 19 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.03% 1.27% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 2.04% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 32
Average salary £34,500 £36,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.82% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £29,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
VBA
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
978 1080 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.95% 62.54% 51.57%
Number of salaries quoted 854 983 747
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VBA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VBA Salary Trend in Bristol

VBA
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
3 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (34.21%) Finance
5 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (21.05%) Degree
7 8 (21.05%) Python
7 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 8 (21.05%) ISEB
7 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (18.42%) MS Office
8 7 (18.42%) VB
8 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (15.79%) Oracle
10 5 (13.16%) Legal
10 5 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
10 5 (13.16%) Test Management
10 5 (13.16%) Banking
10 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (13.16%) Statistics
11 4 (10.53%) NASTRAN
11 4 (10.53%) Stress Analysis
11 4 (10.53%) Abaqus

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
3 4 (10.53%) NASTRAN
3 4 (10.53%) Abaqus
4 1 (2.63%) Open Workbench
4 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.53%) MS Access
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.63%) Essbase
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.63%) Informix
6 1 (2.63%) ActiveReports
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Legal
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.89%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Military
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) MI Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Data Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Information Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Access Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Stress Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Test Automation Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
4 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
5 5 (13.16%) Statistics
6 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (13.16%) Test Management
4 4 (10.53%) Stress Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.89%) Validation
5 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.89%) UML
5 3 (7.89%) DSDM
5 3 (7.89%) SSADM
5 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.89%) Line Management
5 3 (7.89%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) VB
4 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB6
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.63%) VBScript
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
1 8 (21.05%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) MBA
3 1 (2.63%) PhD
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
4 3 (7.89%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) HP
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