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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 111 109 92
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing VBA 6 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.39% 0.88% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 1.27% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 27
Average salary £31,250 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £37,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
879 1259 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.00% 69.40% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 733 1139 930
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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
Oxford -2 5 £35,000 -22.22% 1
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (38.46%) RAD
4 5 (38.46%) Business Objects
4 5 (38.46%) MS Office
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Xcelsius
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Tableau
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Drupal
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) LAMP
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) XML

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (15.38%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Xcelsius
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Database Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Database Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Report Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) RAD
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) OOP
2 1 (7.69%) OO
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Business Objects
3 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (23.08%) Tableau