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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 103 92 104
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing VBA 26 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.34% 1.86% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.43% 3.13% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 19
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.25%
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
1071 1055 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.15% 59.47% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 950 937 955
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 24 (53.33%) MS Excel
3 22 (48.89%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 20 (44.44%) Finance
6 18 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (33.33%) Degree
7 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
9 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
10 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
11 10 (22.22%) Legal
12 9 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (20.00%) ISEB
13 7 (15.56%) Project Management
13 7 (15.56%) VB
13 7 (15.56%) MS Access
13 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
13 7 (15.56%) ETL
13 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
13 7 (15.56%) Visualisation
14 6 (13.33%) Data Structures
14 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
14 6 (13.33%) Workflow Management
14 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
14 6 (13.33%) Workflow

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.44%) SPSS
3 2 (4.44%) Simulink
3 2 (4.44%) MS Office
4 1 (2.22%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (15.56%) MS Access
4 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Legal
3 4 (8.89%) Advertising
4 2 (4.44%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.44%) Law
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Avionics
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) MI Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Data Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Information Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Automation Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
3 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.56%) Visualisation
4 6 (13.33%) Data Structures
5 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.67%) Statistics
7 2 (4.44%) ASIC
7 2 (4.44%) VHDL
7 2 (4.44%) Verilog
7 2 (4.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) Project Management
3 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
3 7 (15.56%) ETL
4 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (13.33%) Workflow
4 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.33%) Workflow Management
4 6 (13.33%) Test Management
5 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.89%) UML
5 4 (8.89%) SSADM
5 4 (8.89%) DSDM
5 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
3 7 (15.56%) VB
4 4 (8.89%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) C
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) VBScript
7 1 (2.22%) VB6
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) PhD
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) DO-254
2 2 (4.44%) DO-160
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (4.44%) Xilinx
4 2 (4.44%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (4.44%) Altera
4 2 (4.44%) Synopsys
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Cadence
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Ashton Consulting (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £28305 - £34965 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Bristol City Council
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago