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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 110 87 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBA 19 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.02% 1.87% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 3.03% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 38
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,150 £25,700
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
972 958 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.23% 61.69% 52.32%
Number of salaries quoted 836 886 748
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 £47,450 £47,500
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 18 September 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Bristol

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 21 (58.33%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (38.89%) Finance
5 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle
6 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.22%) MS Office
7 8 (22.22%) Python
7 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (19.44%) Degree
9 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 6 (16.67%) Banking
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (13.89%) Statistics
10 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.89%) Legal
10 5 (13.89%) ISEB
10 5 (13.89%) MS Access
10 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
10 5 (13.89%) VB
11 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
11 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
11 4 (11.11%) NASTRAN
11 4 (11.11%) Abaqus
11 4 (11.11%) Stress Analysis

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.22%) MS Office
3 4 (11.11%) NASTRAN
3 4 (11.11%) Abaqus
4 1 (2.78%) Open Workbench
4 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.89%) MS Access
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) MySQL
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.56%) Informix
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.56%) ActiveReports
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.78%) Essbase
7 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Legal
4 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.78%) Billing
6 1 (2.78%) Advertising
6 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Data Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) MI Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Information Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Access Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Stress Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (13.89%) Statistics
4 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) Stress Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Test Management
4 3 (8.33%) Validation
4 3 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) Stochastic Modelling
5 2 (5.56%) Change Control
5 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.56%) Line Management
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Python
3 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.89%) VB
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) VB6
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.78%) VBScript
6 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) MBA
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau
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