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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 73 96 81
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs citing VBA 26 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.00% 0.50% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.38% 1.06% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 9
Average salary £37,750 £21,875 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.57% -51.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £21,375 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £22,375 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,975 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.01% +4.53%
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
594 659 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.73% 47.38% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 433 458 391
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,944 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) C#
3 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
4 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 15 (38.46%) MS Access
4 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 14 (35.90%) IBM Notes
5 14 (35.90%) HTML
5 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
5 14 (35.90%) Lotus
5 14 (35.90%) MVC
5 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
5 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (33.33%) Degree
6 13 (33.33%) Finance
6 13 (33.33%) CSS
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
8 9 (23.08%) VB
9 7 (17.95%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.95%) Banking
10 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Project Management
10 6 (15.38%) RAD
11 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
11 5 (12.82%) Investment Banking
12 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 14 (35.90%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) SAS
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) FINCAD Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (38.46%) MS Access
3 7 (17.95%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.56%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Programmer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Excel Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Excel Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Quantitative Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (35.90%) HTML
4 13 (33.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (7.69%) Equities
1 3 (7.69%) Derivative
2 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.13%) Exotic Derivative
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) MVC
2 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.38%) Project Management
3 6 (15.38%) RAD
3 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) OO
5 3 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.13%) Fund Management
6 2 (5.13%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.56%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) TDD
7 1 (2.56%) Data Management
7 1 (2.56%) UML
7 1 (2.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) C#
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) VB
5 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.69%) F#
6 2 (5.13%) C
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) VB6
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Macro
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) Lotus
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
4 3 (7.69%) Cognos
5 2 (5.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.56%) Tableau
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