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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 106 83 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -16
Permanent jobs citing VBA 14 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.77% 1.97% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 3.25% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 36
Average salary £30,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,250 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
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
925 954 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.96% 60.65% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 779 885 809
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 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
3 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 14 (40.00%) Finance
5 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.71%) MS Office
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (22.86%) Degree
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle
6 8 (22.86%) Python
7 7 (20.00%) Banking
7 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (17.14%) Statistics
8 6 (17.14%) Legal
8 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
9 5 (14.29%) MS Access
10 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
10 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
10 4 (11.43%) NASTRAN
10 4 (11.43%) Abaqus
10 4 (11.43%) Stress Analysis
10 4 (11.43%) Aerospace
10 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
11 3 (8.57%) ISEB
11 3 (8.57%) C#
11 3 (8.57%) Business Objects

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.71%) MS Office
3 4 (11.43%) Abaqus
3 4 (11.43%) NASTRAN
4 1 (2.86%) Open Workbench
4 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (14.29%) MS Access
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.71%) ActiveReports
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.71%) Informix
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (5.71%) MySQL
7 1 (2.86%) Essbase
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 6 (17.14%) Legal
4 4 (11.43%) Aerospace
5 3 (8.57%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Data Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Information Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) MI Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Access Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Stress Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) PMO Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (17.14%) Statistics
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
2 4 (11.43%) Stress Analysis
3 3 (8.57%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (8.57%) Stochastic Modelling
3 3 (8.57%) Analytics
3 3 (8.57%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (8.57%) Validation
3 3 (8.57%) Operations Research
3 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
4 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.57%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) VB
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.71%) VB6
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) MBA
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.71%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (2.86%) Teradata
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago