The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 94 98 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing VBA 14 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.75% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 1.54% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £20,750 £36,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.75% -39.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £23,795 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
VBA
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
732 714 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 50.80% 48.54% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 534 493 424
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,348 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VBA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

VBA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VBA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (31.25%) .NET
3 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) Banking
4 9 (28.13%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (28.13%) Investment Banking
5 8 (25.00%) VB
6 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (18.75%) RAD
8 5 (15.63%) HTML
8 5 (15.63%) MS Access
9 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
10 3 (9.38%) Oracle
10 3 (9.38%) Business Objects
10 3 (9.38%) XML
10 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
10 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
11 2 (6.25%) T-SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (3.13%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (34.38%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (15.63%) MS Access
5 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.13%) QlikView
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
7 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (3.13%) GoLive
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
1 10 (31.25%) Banking
2 9 (28.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Excel Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Report Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Programmer
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.38%) Graduate
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Excel Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Business Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.38%) XML
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.13%) iPad
2 1 (3.13%) Derivative
2 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.13%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) RAD
2 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.25%) ETL
3 2 (6.25%) MVC
3 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 2 (6.25%) Data Management
3 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
4 1 (3.13%) Web Development
4 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.13%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) VB
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Macro
6 1 (3.13%) F#
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Business Objects
3 2 (6.25%) Cognos
3 2 (6.25%) Lotus
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 27 days ago