The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 66 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 0.50% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 1.23% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
VBA
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
316 244 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.45% 41.01% 58.26%
Number of salaries quoted 264 204 319
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VBA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

VBA Salary Trend in Cardiff

VBA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Campaign Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) MI Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle