The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 77 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.23% 0.90% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 1.63% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -51.21%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
VBA
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
279 246 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 65.19% 55.41% 59.08%
Number of salaries quoted 207 215 170
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VBA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VBA Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) J2SE
1 2 (66.67%) FileNet
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Kofax
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (66.67%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Kofax
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft