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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 80 104 82
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 23 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.70% 0.40% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.62% 0.84% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 10
Average salary £35,500 £21,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.05% -52.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £21,250 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £21,250 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,738 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +3.80%
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
635 712 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.04% 47.34% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 447 502 371
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (52.50%) .NET
3 20 (50.00%) C#
3 20 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
5 17 (42.50%) MS Access
5 17 (42.50%) HTML
5 17 (42.50%) SharePoint
6 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (40.00%) Lotus
6 16 (40.00%) MVC
6 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (40.00%) IBM Notes
6 16 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (37.50%) Degree
7 15 (37.50%) CSS
8 11 (27.50%) VB
8 11 (27.50%) Finance
9 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (22.50%) SQL
10 7 (17.50%) Project Management
10 7 (17.50%) Integration Testing
11 5 (12.50%) Banking
11 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
11 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (10.00%) SLA
12 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (10.00%) Oracle
12 4 (10.00%) Crystal Reports

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 17 (42.50%) SharePoint
2 16 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) FINCAD Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) MS Access
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Consultant
2 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Programmer
4 3 (7.50%) .NET Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Excel Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Quantitative Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Excel Developer
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.50%) Graduate
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (42.50%) HTML
4 16 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (37.50%) CSS
6 1 (2.50%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (7.50%) Equities
1 3 (7.50%) Derivative
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) FMCG
2 2 (5.00%) iPad
2 2 (5.00%) Exotic Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (17.50%) Project Management
3 7 (17.50%) Integration Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) OO
5 3 (7.50%) RAD
5 3 (7.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.00%) Web Development
6 2 (5.00%) Fund Management
6 2 (5.00%) ETL
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.50%) TDD
7 1 (2.50%) Data Management
7 1 (2.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) VB
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) F#
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) C
6 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) VB6
7 1 (2.50%) SAS Macro
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (40.00%) Lotus
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (7.50%) Cognos
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.50%) Tableau
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package and Bens incl Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago