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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 86 103 94
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 15 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.06% 0.44% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 0.85% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +39.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £50,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £50,000 £49,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
647 826 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.53% 51.85% 55.52%
Number of salaries quoted 434 560 422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 June 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (56.41%) MS Excel
3 21 (53.85%) .NET
3 21 (53.85%) C#
4 20 (51.28%) HTML
4 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
4 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
4 20 (51.28%) SharePoint
4 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
5 19 (48.72%) MS Access
6 18 (46.15%) IBM Notes
6 18 (46.15%) CSS
6 18 (46.15%) MVC
6 18 (46.15%) Lotus
6 18 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (43.59%) Degree
8 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (30.77%) SQL
10 9 (23.08%) VB
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
11 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (12.82%) Project Management
13 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
14 3 (7.69%) SLA
14 3 (7.69%) SAS
14 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
14 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 20 (51.28%) SharePoint
2 18 (46.15%) IBM Notes
3 3 (7.69%) SAS
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.56%) CMS
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (56.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 19 (48.72%) MS Access
3 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.13%) OLAP
6 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Programmer
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Quantitative Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Graduate
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
2 20 (51.28%) HTML
3 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 18 (46.15%) CSS
4 2 (5.13%) MDX
5 1 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Psychology
3 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.13%) FMCG
3 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.13%) Economics
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Exotic Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Equities
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) MVC
2 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.82%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (7.69%) Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) Web Development
5 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.13%) RAD
6 2 (5.13%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (5.13%) Propensity Modelling
6 2 (5.13%) Line Management
6 2 (5.13%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
2 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) VB
5 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) R
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.56%) VB6
7 1 (2.56%) F#
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) C
7 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) Lotus
3 2 (5.13%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Cognos
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 15 days ago