The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 31 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.73% 0.53% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 0.98% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -43.15%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
VBA
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 102 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.15% 54.55% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 87 80 159
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

VBA
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

VBA Salary Trend in Gloucester

VBA
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VBA Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Excel Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Excel VBA Developer
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata