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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 84 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VBA 15 0 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.20% - 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% - 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Average salary £22,500 - £36,250
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 - £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £26,600 - £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
724 924 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 58.06% 63.86% 69.74%
Number of salaries quoted 445 589 394
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 26 (63.41%) UNIX
2 24 (58.54%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) Oracle
3 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
4 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
4 15 (36.59%) Oracle Database
5 13 (31.71%) Java
5 13 (31.71%) WebLogic
6 12 (29.27%) Project Management
6 12 (29.27%) ITIL
7 11 (26.83%) Data Mining
7 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (26.83%) Sybase
7 11 (26.83%) VB
7 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (26.83%) Degree
8 10 (24.39%) jQuery
8 10 (24.39%) JBoss Seam
8 10 (24.39%) Java EE 5
8 10 (24.39%) RichFaces
8 10 (24.39%) JSF
8 10 (24.39%) REST
8 10 (24.39%) JAX-RS
8 10 (24.39%) Hibernate
8 10 (24.39%) JSP
8 10 (24.39%) SOAP
8 10 (24.39%) Struts
8 10 (24.39%) JBoss
8 10 (24.39%) MS Visio

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (31.71%) WebLogic
2 10 (24.39%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) WorkSite
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (24.39%) MS Visio
3 9 (21.95%) MS Office
4 6 (14.63%) MS Project
5 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) DMZ
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) 3G
2 1 (2.44%) ADSL
2 1 (2.44%) Broadband
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 15 (36.59%) Oracle Database
3 11 (26.83%) Data Mining
4 5 (12.20%) QlikView
5 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.32%) MS Access
7 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (58.54%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Billing
2 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) Support Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Trainer
4 8 (19.51%) IT Trainer
5 6 (14.63%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) QA Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) QA Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) IT Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Trainer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Hibernate
1 10 (24.39%) JSF
1 10 (24.39%) jQuery
1 10 (24.39%) JBoss Seam
1 10 (24.39%) Java EE 5
1 10 (24.39%) RichFaces
1 10 (24.39%) REST
1 10 (24.39%) JAX-RS
1 10 (24.39%) JSP
1 10 (24.39%) SOAP
1 10 (24.39%) Struts
2 3 (7.32%) JMS
2 3 (7.32%) FIXML
3 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) LAMP
4 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) UNIX
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
1 12 (29.27%) Project Management
2 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
3 9 (21.95%) Coaching
4 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
4 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.63%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
5 6 (14.63%) Analytics
6 5 (12.20%) Time Management
6 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Content Management
9 1 (2.44%) Document Management
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
9 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) Java
3 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.83%) VB
4 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (14.63%) CISA
3 6 (14.63%) CISM
3 6 (14.63%) ISEB
3 6 (14.63%) CRISC
4 4 (9.76%) NVQ Level 3
4 4 (9.76%) MOS
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) QA
2 6 (14.63%) COBIT
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle
2 11 (26.83%) Sybase
3 10 (24.39%) Cognos
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
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