The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 101 93 102
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 6 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% 0.67% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 1.16% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £40,000 £28,640 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.66% -41.25%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
829 687 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.41% 57.39% 64.47%
Number of salaries quoted 366 394 578
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VBA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Glasgow region.

VBA Salary Trend in Glasgow

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VBA.

1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Unix
4 6 (60.00%) SDLC
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (50.00%) Coaching
5 5 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (50.00%) Java EE
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) JDBC
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Derivative
7 3 (30.00%) Time Management
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) Fixed Income
7 3 (30.00%) RMDS
7 3 (30.00%) Eikon
7 3 (30.00%) Reuters
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) OOP
7 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
7 3 (30.00%) Front Office
7 3 (30.00%) RAD

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eikon
1 3 (30.00%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) GIS
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (30.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Trainer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Excel Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Excel VBA Developer
2 3 (30.00%) VBA Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) Java EE
2 5 (50.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Derivative
2 3 (30.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) RAD
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Reuters
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle