The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 105 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 12 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.80% 0.47% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 0.72% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 18
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £43,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
VBA
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
860 1105 1287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.10% 64.28% 63.24%
Number of salaries quoted 773 966 1215
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

VBA
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

VBA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Oxford +10 2 £32,500 -3.70%
Wallingford - 1 £30,000 -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (55.00%) XML
6 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 10 (50.00%) Finance
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (35.00%) HTML
8 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (35.00%) MySQL
8 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (35.00%) ETL
9 6 (30.00%) Agresso
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (30.00%) Migration
9 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (30.00%) Refactoring
9 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (20.00%) OO
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) Project Management
10 4 (20.00%) MVC
10 4 (20.00%) Degree
11 3 (15.00%) CSS

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Agresso
2 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (35.00%) MySQL
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (15.00%) MS Access
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (15.00%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Support Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Business Systems Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Business Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Excel Developer
5 1 (5.00%) VBA Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) WPF
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ETL
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Refactoring
2 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) ACCA
2 3 (15.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau
2 1 (5.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft