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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 67 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 1.48% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 2.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
307 310 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.59% 51.07% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 280 270 157
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle