The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 87 97 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 8 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.45% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 1.06% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
557 663 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.03% 42.47% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 420 442 553
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for VBA.

1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) Finance
3 22 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (35.71%) SAP
4 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 15 (35.71%) BusinessObjects XI
4 15 (35.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 14 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 14 (33.33%) Oracle
6 12 (28.57%) Cognos
6 12 (28.57%) Data Analysis
7 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (23.81%) MS Access
8 10 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 8 (19.05%) Analytics
11 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (16.67%) C#
11 7 (16.67%) Degree
12 6 (14.29%) Data Management
12 6 (14.29%) HTML
12 6 (14.29%) .NET
12 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.29%) MS Office
12 6 (14.29%) SAS
13 5 (11.90%) MATLAB
13 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
13 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
13 5 (11.90%) Time Management
13 5 (11.90%) QlikView

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) SAS
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.76%) S-PLUS
5 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Line 500
1 1 (2.38%) Sage BI
1 1 (2.38%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) BusinessObjects XI
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (23.81%) MS Access
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.90%) QlikView
6 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.14%) Spotfire
8 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (59.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Front Office
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) Analyst
3 13 (30.95%) Senior Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Report Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Report Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Database Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Reporting Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Qualitative Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Quantitative Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) QlikView Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior QlikView Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 2 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.14%) Derivative
4 3 (7.14%) Economics
4 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.76%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk
5 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.76%) Physics
5 2 (4.76%) Statistics
6 1 (2.38%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) Equities
6 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.38%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 12 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 8 (19.05%) Analytics
5 6 (14.29%) Data Management
6 5 (11.90%) Time Management
7 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Change Control
7 4 (9.52%) Data Reconciliation
7 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.14%) ITIL
8 3 (7.14%) MVC
8 3 (7.14%) OO
8 3 (7.14%) Process Management
9 2 (4.76%) Monte Carlo Method
9 2 (4.76%) Stress Testing
9 2 (4.76%) TDD
9 2 (4.76%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) MATLAB
4 4 (9.52%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) R
6 2 (4.76%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) F#
7 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) PhD
3 2 (4.76%) Analytics IQ
4 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
1 4 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) SAP
2 14 (33.33%) Oracle
3 12 (28.57%) Cognos
4 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
5 3 (7.14%) Tableau
6 2 (4.76%) Google
6 2 (4.76%) Lotus
7 1 (2.38%) Sage
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