The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 28 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 6.47% 0.53% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 0.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
VBA
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 122 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 64.75% 64.89% 55.61%
Number of salaries quoted 48 79 86
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VBA
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VBA Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

VBA
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +13 8 - -
County Londonderry - 1 - -
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (88.89%) Demand Forecasting
2 8 (88.89%) Algorithms
2 8 (88.89%) Visualisation
2 8 (88.89%) Social Media
2 8 (88.89%) Tableau
2 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) Customer Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) QlikView
2 8 (88.89%) Operations Research
2 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 8 (88.89%) Economics
2 8 (88.89%) MBA
2 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) CIMA
2 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) SAS
3 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) SPSS
3 4 (44.44%) Data Management
3 4 (44.44%) SAP InfiniteInsight

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (44.44%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SPSS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) QlikView
2 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Data Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Report Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Database Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (88.89%) Algorithms
2 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
2 8 (88.89%) Economics
2 8 (88.89%) Visualisation
2 8 (88.89%) Social Media
3 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) Operations Research
2 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) Customer Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) Demand Forecasting
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Data Transformation
3 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) CIMA
2 8 (88.89%) MBA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Tableau
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft