The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 79 70 92
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 8 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.84% 1.13% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 1.85% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 4
Average salary £28,750 £35,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% -23.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
VBA
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
577 487 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.61% 60.95% 64.80%
Number of salaries quoted 504 437 618
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VBA
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VBA
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (53.33%) Financial Institution
4 8 (53.33%) Business Objects
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) MS Access
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) SAS
8 2 (13.33%) Citrix
8 2 (13.33%) Teradata
8 2 (13.33%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (13.33%) ERP
8 2 (13.33%) MS Office
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 2 (13.33%) XenApp
8 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (13.33%) SAS
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) MS Access
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) DTS
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Data Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) VBA Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Excel Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VB6
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Business Objects
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Teradata
4 1 (6.67%) Dell