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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 83 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing VBA 8 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.70% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 1.68% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 8
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +56.52%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +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
546 656 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.15% 41.70% 52.58%
Number of salaries quoted 405 436 570
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,300 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 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 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 11 (33.33%) SAP
6 10 (30.30%) Oracle
6 10 (30.30%) Asset Management
6 10 (30.30%) BusinessObjects XI
6 10 (30.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (27.27%) Data Analysis
8 8 (24.24%) MS Access
8 8 (24.24%) Cognos
8 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) Degree
10 6 (18.18%) Analytics
10 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.15%) QlikView
11 5 (15.15%) Data Management
11 5 (15.15%) HTML
11 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 5 (15.15%) MS Office
12 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.12%) C#
12 4 (12.12%) SAS
12 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
12 4 (12.12%) Time Management
13 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

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 4 (12.12%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
3 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) BusinessObjects XI
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (24.24%) MS Access
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (15.15%) QlikView
5 4 (12.12%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
6 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 3 (9.09%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Senior Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Report Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Database Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Report Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Marketing Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) QlikView Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior QlikView Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Reporting Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.06%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Economics
4 1 (3.03%) Equities
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (30.30%) Asset Management
3 9 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) Analytics
5 5 (15.15%) Data Management
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Time Management
7 3 (9.09%) Change Control
7 3 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (9.09%) MVC
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Data Governance
8 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.06%) Econometrics
8 2 (6.06%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) Process Management
8 2 (6.06%) SEO
8 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) F#
6 1 (3.03%) R
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Analytics IQ
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) SAP
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 8 (24.24%) Cognos
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (9.09%) Tableau
6 2 (6.06%) Google
6 2 (6.06%) Lotus