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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 87 89 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 1.17% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 2.79% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 8
Median salary £35,000 £39,250 £24,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +62.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,850 £20,675
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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
588 610 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 54.90% 42.07% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 377 402 562
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) Tableau
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Spotfire
4 3 (27.27%) QlikView
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) SAS
4 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Econometrics
5 2 (18.18%) MS Access
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
6 1 (9.09%) R
6 1 (9.09%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (9.09%) QA

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 3 (27.27%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (27.27%) QlikView
1 3 (27.27%) Spotfire
2 2 (18.18%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Front Office
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Qualitative Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior VBA Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Economics
3 1 (9.09%) Equities
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Econometrics
2 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) F#
4 1 (9.09%) R
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
2 1 (9.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) Infor
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Sun
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