The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 98 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 16 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.15% 0.82% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.78% 1.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
897 766 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.21% 63.15% 60.04%
Number of salaries quoted 550 499 356
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
Scotland

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 30 July 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) SQL
1 13 (81.25%) UNIX
2 12 (75.00%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) JMS
5 6 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (37.50%) FIXML
5 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (37.50%) QA
5 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
6 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) Cognos
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) Sybase
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) RichFaces
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) JBoss Seam
8 3 (18.75%) Java EE 5
8 3 (18.75%) JAX-RS
8 3 (18.75%) REST
8 3 (18.75%) JSF
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) Firewall
8 3 (18.75%) Hibernate

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Test Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) QA Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) QA Automation Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Tools Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) JMS
1 6 (37.50%) FIXML
2 3 (18.75%) RichFaces
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss Seam
2 3 (18.75%) Java EE 5
2 3 (18.75%) JAX-RS
2 3 (18.75%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) JSF
2 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 3 (18.75%) JSP
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
1 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Cognos
2 5 (31.25%) Sybase
3 3 (18.75%) JBoss
4 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
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