The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 149 152 144
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 25 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.71% 0.81% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 1.65% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 6
Average salary £28,750 £28,250 £29,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
VBA
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1750 1814 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.60% 48.83% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1514 1238
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VBA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VBA Salary Trend in Leeds

VBA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 33 (64.71%) SQL
2 29 (56.86%) MS Excel
3 25 (49.02%) Finance
4 24 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 17 (33.33%) .NET
7 15 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 15 (29.41%) Time Management
7 15 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 14 (27.45%) MS Access
9 13 (25.49%) SAS
10 12 (23.53%) Coaching
11 11 (21.57%) ITIL
11 11 (21.57%) MS Office
12 10 (19.61%) Alterian
12 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
12 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
13 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
14 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
14 8 (15.69%) COM+
15 7 (13.73%) UNIX
15 7 (13.73%) C#
15 7 (13.73%) Java
15 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
15 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (13.73%) Project Management
15 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
15 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
16 6 (11.76%) Resource Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (25.49%) SAS
2 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.80%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (56.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (21.57%) MS Office
4 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) LAN
1 6 (11.76%) WAN
1 6 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) MS Access
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.96%) DB2
9 1 (1.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (49.02%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Legal
3 3 (5.88%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Trainer
3 11 (21.57%) Applications Support
3 11 (21.57%) IT Trainer
3 11 (21.57%) MI Analyst
4 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
5 9 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Technical Trainer
7 5 (9.80%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Support Technician
9 2 (3.92%) Junior
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Software Support Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) MI Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Technician
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Data Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (15.69%) COM+
3 5 (9.80%) Web Services
4 2 (3.92%) WCF
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.96%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Statistics
3 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) GIS
4 1 (1.96%) SCADA
4 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) UNIX
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Time Management
1 15 (29.41%) Mentoring
2 12 (23.53%) Coaching
3 11 (21.57%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.73%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
5 6 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
6 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.88%) Analytics
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.92%) Pay per click
8 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) C#
2 7 (13.73%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
2 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.76%) C++
3 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Alterian
3 1 (1.96%) Omniture
3 1 (1.96%) Yahoo!
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Tableau
3 1 (1.96%) Mapinfo
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) SAP