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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
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
35 134 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 61.40% 65.05% 62.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 79
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 August 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