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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 99 72 101
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +29
Permanent jobs citing VBA 12 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.88% 2.12% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 3.48% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,518 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.33% -
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
744 660 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.27% 60.89% 68.46%
Number of salaries quoted 422 433 500
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016, 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 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) Unix
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) JDBC
4 6 (30.00%) Java EE
4 6 (30.00%) HTML5
4 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (30.00%) Coaching
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) IIS
5 5 (25.00%) VB
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
6 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) CMS
6 4 (20.00%) GIS

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (25.00%) IIS
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Servitor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) GIS
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (30.00%) Trainer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Trainer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Database Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) HTML5
3 6 (30.00%) Java EE
3 6 (30.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (15.00%) Physics
1 3 (15.00%) Statistics
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Coaching
1 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (30.00%) OO
1 6 (30.00%) SDLC
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) CRM
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Release Management
3 3 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Use Case
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
4 2 (10.00%) Line Management
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) VB
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) IFS