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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 80 109 85
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Permanent jobs citing VBA 19 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.44% 0.26% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 0.51% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 5
Average salary £35,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £50,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £50,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
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
607 782 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.85% 50.19% 55.09%
Number of salaries quoted 415 534 371
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 24 (55.81%) C#
2 24 (55.81%) MS Excel
3 23 (53.49%) ASP.NET
3 23 (53.49%) HTML
3 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
4 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 22 (51.16%) MS Access
5 21 (48.84%) SharePoint
5 21 (48.84%) CSS
5 21 (48.84%) IBM Notes
5 21 (48.84%) Lotus
5 21 (48.84%) MVC
5 21 (48.84%) .NET Framework
5 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (44.19%) Degree
7 14 (32.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (30.23%) Finance
9 12 (27.91%) SQL
10 9 (20.93%) VB
11 8 (18.60%) Project Management
11 8 (18.60%) Integration Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (11.63%) SLA
13 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (9.30%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
14 4 (9.30%) Asset Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 21 (48.84%) SharePoint
1 21 (48.84%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.98%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (55.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (51.16%) MS Access
3 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Programmer
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Quantitative Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 23 (53.49%) ASP.NET
2 23 (53.49%) HTML
3 21 (48.84%) CSS
3 21 (48.84%) .NET Framework
3 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.65%) iPad
3 2 (4.65%) Statistics
3 2 (4.65%) FMCG
3 2 (4.65%) Psychology
3 2 (4.65%) Economics
3 2 (4.65%) Exotic Derivative
3 2 (4.65%) Derivative
3 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.65%) Equities
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) MVC
2 14 (32.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.60%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) Integration Testing
4 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
5 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Propensity Modelling
7 2 (4.65%) Line Management
7 2 (4.65%) Fund Management
7 2 (4.65%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.65%) RAD
7 2 (4.65%) OO
8 1 (2.33%) UML
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) VB
5 2 (4.65%) F#
5 2 (4.65%) R
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VBScript
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 21 (48.84%) Lotus
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.98%) Cognos
5 2 (4.65%) Google
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago