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 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 97 96 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -24
Permanent jobs citing VBA 15 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.68% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 1.35% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Average salary £24,125 £37,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.66% -53.12%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +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
774 742 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.57% 50.27% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 568 510 410
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,800 £52,500
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 27 November 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (37.50%) Banking
4 11 (34.38%) Investment Banking
4 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) Finance
5 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (25.00%) VB
7 8 (25.00%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) RAD
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.50%) MS Access
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
11 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
11 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
11 3 (9.38%) XML
11 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (9.38%) Degree
12 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
12 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (6.25%) Data Management
12 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
12 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
12 2 (6.25%) Windows
12 2 (6.25%) ETL
12 2 (6.25%) T-SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visualfiles
1 1 (3.13%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (12.50%) MS Access
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.13%) QlikView
8 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
8 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) GoLive
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Excel Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Applications Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Report Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Graduate
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Programmer
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Excel Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Business Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Graduate Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.13%) Equities
2 1 (3.13%) Derivative
2 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) RAD
2 2 (6.25%) ETL
2 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.25%) Data Management
3 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.13%) Web Development
3 1 (3.13%) OOP
3 1 (3.13%) OO
3 1 (3.13%) Data Security
3 1 (3.13%) MVC
3 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.13%) Workflow
3 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.13%) TDD
3 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.13%) SAS Macro
4 1 (3.13%) F#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Lotus
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago