The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 75 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing VBA 6 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.79% 1.33% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 1.88% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 19
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +45.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
VBA
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
413 637 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.34% 70.54% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 360 581 522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VBA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VBA Salary Trend in Oxford

VBA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Oxford

VBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Business Objects
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) RAD
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Xcelsius
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) Drupal
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Xcelsius
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Database Developer
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Developer
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Database Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) RAD
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Business Objects
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft