The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 75 104 73
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -31
Permanent jobs citing VBA 21 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.82% 0.38% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 0.56% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £36,250
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 - £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
703 899 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 60.97% 68.31% 63.87%
Number of salaries quoted 462 553 308
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 27 (60.00%) UNIX
3 24 (53.33%) Oracle
3 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
4 19 (42.22%) Oracle Database
5 17 (37.78%) Java
6 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 15 (33.33%) VB
6 15 (33.33%) Sybase
6 15 (33.33%) ITIL
6 15 (33.33%) Degree
7 14 (31.11%) Project Management
7 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (28.89%) Hibernate
8 13 (28.89%) JBoss
8 13 (28.89%) Cognos
8 13 (28.89%) Data Mining
8 13 (28.89%) WebLogic
8 13 (28.89%) JSP
8 13 (28.89%) SOAP
8 13 (28.89%) Struts
8 13 (28.89%) SQL
8 13 (28.89%) jQuery
8 13 (28.89%) Java EE 5
8 13 (28.89%) JSF
8 13 (28.89%) REST
8 13 (28.89%) JAX-RS
8 13 (28.89%) RichFaces
8 13 (28.89%) JBoss Seam

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (28.89%) WebLogic
1 13 (28.89%) JBoss
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) WorkSite
Applications
1 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (24.44%) MS Office
3 10 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (13.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) DMZ
1 12 (26.67%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) 3G
2 1 (2.22%) ADSL
2 1 (2.22%) Broadband
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (42.22%) Oracle Database
3 13 (28.89%) Data Mining
4 6 (13.33%) QlikView
5 5 (11.11%) MS Access
6 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) MySQL
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (68.89%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Analyst
2 16 (35.56%) Support Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Trainer
4 8 (17.78%) IT Trainer
5 6 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 6 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Data Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Excel Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Excel Developer
7 4 (8.89%) MI Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.44%) IT Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Trainer
9 1 (2.22%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) Hibernate
1 13 (28.89%) JSF
1 13 (28.89%) jQuery
1 13 (28.89%) JBoss Seam
1 13 (28.89%) Java EE 5
1 13 (28.89%) RichFaces
1 13 (28.89%) REST
1 13 (28.89%) JAX-RS
1 13 (28.89%) JSP
1 13 (28.89%) SOAP
1 13 (28.89%) Struts
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (31.11%) Project Management
3 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 9 (20.00%) Coaching
5 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis
5 8 (17.78%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
6 7 (15.56%) Time Management
7 6 (13.33%) Analytics
7 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.89%) Data Architecture
9 2 (4.44%) Content Management
10 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.22%) Web Development
10 1 (2.22%) Release Management
10 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (33.33%) VB
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) CRISC
2 8 (17.78%) CISA
2 8 (17.78%) CISM
3 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (13.33%) ISEB
5 4 (8.89%) NVQ Level 3
6 2 (4.44%) MOS
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) COBIT
2 6 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Oracle
2 15 (33.33%) Sybase
3 13 (28.89%) Cognos
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago