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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 59 72 111
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +39
Permanent jobs citing VBA 34 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.75% 1.48% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.38% 3.23% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 1
Median salary £50,000 £35,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.84% -29.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
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
533 619 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.12% 45.92% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 315 419 550
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 26 (49.06%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (43.40%) Finance
4 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.19%) .NET
6 15 (28.30%) SAP
6 15 (28.30%) C#
6 15 (28.30%) BusinessObjects XI
6 15 (28.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
7 14 (26.42%) Asset Management
8 13 (24.53%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (24.53%) HTML
8 13 (24.53%) Oracle
8 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
9 12 (22.64%) Cognos
10 11 (20.75%) MS Office
10 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.75%) Data Analysis
11 10 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
12 9 (16.98%) Analytics
12 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
13 8 (15.09%) SAS
13 8 (15.09%) Degree
14 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
14 7 (13.21%) Economics
14 7 (13.21%) MS Access
14 7 (13.21%) R

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 8 (15.09%) SAS
1 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.75%) MS Office
3 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.55%) S-PLUS
4 3 (5.66%) SPSS
5 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Line 500
1 2 (3.77%) Sage BI
1 2 (3.77%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) BusinessObjects XI
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle BI EE
2 13 (24.53%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
3 10 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (13.21%) MS Access
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.77%) OLAP
6 2 (3.77%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (3.77%) QlikView
6 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Legal
3 5 (9.43%) Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.77%) Marketing
7 1 (1.89%) Law
7 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) Analyst
3 15 (28.30%) Senior Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Report Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Report Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Qualitative Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Quantitative Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Reporting Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Support Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) .NET
2 13 (24.53%) HTML
3 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
4 6 (11.32%) XML
5 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.77%) CSS
6 2 (3.77%) jQuery
6 2 (3.77%) MDX
7 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Economics
2 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.55%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (7.55%) Credit Risk
3 4 (7.55%) Derivative
3 4 (7.55%) Fixed Income
3 4 (7.55%) Physics
4 3 (5.66%) Psychology
4 3 (5.66%) Statistics
5 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
1 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (26.42%) Asset Management
3 11 (20.75%) Data Analysis
4 9 (16.98%) Analytics
5 7 (13.21%) Case Management
5 7 (13.21%) Time Management
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) ITIL
7 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Black-Scholes
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.55%) Data Management
8 4 (7.55%) ETL
8 4 (7.55%) Monte Carlo Method
8 4 (7.55%) OO
8 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.55%) Stress Testing
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
8 4 (7.55%) Validation
8 4 (7.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) C#
3 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.21%) R
5 6 (11.32%) Java
5 6 (11.32%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.55%) C++
6 4 (7.55%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) SAP
3 13 (24.53%) Oracle
4 12 (22.64%) Cognos
5 5 (9.43%) Citrix
5 5 (9.43%) Google
6 3 (5.66%) Adobe
7 2 (3.77%) Lotus
7 2 (3.77%) Sage
8 1 (1.89%) ThinPrint
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Perks & SAS Training
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary and superb benefits
Posted: 12 days ago