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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 64 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.31% 0.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,536 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.38% +2.94%
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
354 358 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.53% 54.00% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 291 324 181
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) MS Access
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Stata
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (20.00%) SPSS
4 2 (20.00%) Intranet
4 2 (20.00%) Extranet
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) SPSS
2 2 (20.00%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Extranet
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MS Access
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Development Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Development Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Development Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau