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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.85% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
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
300 305 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.76% 61.00% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 270 278 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Economics
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Campaign Analysis

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) MI Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Economics
1 3 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Campaign Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle