The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 134 148 137
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing VBA 15 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.53% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 1.06% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 10
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +52.54%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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 Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1465 1600 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.14% 49.43% 53.29%
Number of salaries quoted 896 971 1278
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VBA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VBA Salary Trend in Scotland

VBA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 9 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Glasgow +2 5 £40,000 +39.13% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 - - 1
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for VBA.

1 37 (66.07%) SQL
2 31 (55.36%) Finance
3 22 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (30.36%) SAP
5 16 (28.57%) Oracle
6 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
6 15 (26.79%) Asset Management
6 15 (26.79%) BusinessObjects XI
6 15 (26.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 14 (25.00%) MS Access
8 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
8 12 (21.43%) OO
8 12 (21.43%) Cognos
9 11 (19.64%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (19.64%) XML
9 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
9 11 (19.64%) HTML
9 11 (19.64%) Java
9 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
10 10 (17.86%) C#
10 10 (17.86%) MS Office
10 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.29%) .NET
12 8 (14.29%) Degree
12 8 (14.29%) Time Management
12 8 (14.29%) Analytics
13 7 (12.50%) Derivative
13 7 (12.50%) Mentoring

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.71%) SAS
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.86%) MS Office
3 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.57%) S-PLUS
5 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Eikon
1 3 (5.36%) RMDS
2 1 (1.79%) Line 500
2 1 (1.79%) Sage BI
2 1 (1.79%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) BusinessObjects XI
1 15 (26.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 14 (25.00%) MS Access
3 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.93%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (8.93%) QlikView
6 3 (5.36%) Spotfire
7 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.79%) GIS
8 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (55.36%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Front Office
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) Analyst
3 13 (23.21%) Senior Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Report Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Report Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Trainer
7 4 (7.14%) Database Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Reporting Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) VBA Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Excel Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Excel VBA Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Qualitative Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Quantitative Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) HTML
1 11 (19.64%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) .NET
3 7 (12.50%) CSS
4 5 (8.93%) HTML5
4 5 (8.93%) Java EE
4 5 (8.93%) JDBC
5 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.36%) jQuery
6 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.79%) EDI
7 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Derivative
3 5 (8.93%) Fixed Income
3 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.36%) Economics
5 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.57%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (3.57%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.57%) Physics
6 2 (3.57%) Statistics
7 1 (1.79%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.79%) Equities
7 1 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Unix
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
1 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (26.79%) Asset Management
3 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 12 (21.43%) OO
4 8 (14.29%) Analytics
4 8 (14.29%) Time Management
5 7 (12.50%) Data Management
5 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 7 (12.50%) SDLC
6 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Coaching
7 5 (8.93%) ITIL
7 5 (8.93%) OOP
7 5 (8.93%) RAD
8 4 (7.14%) Change Control
8 4 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
8 4 (7.14%) Release Management
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) Java
2 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.86%) C#
4 6 (10.71%) Python
5 5 (8.93%) MATLAB
6 4 (7.14%) C++
6 4 (7.14%) VB
7 3 (5.36%) R
8 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) F#
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) PhD
3 2 (3.57%) Analytics IQ
4 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) SAP
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle
3 12 (21.43%) Cognos
4 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.36%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Reuters
5 3 (5.36%) Tableau
6 2 (3.57%) Google
6 2 (3.57%) Lotus
7 1 (1.79%) ILOG
7 1 (1.79%) Sage
7 1 (1.79%) SYSPRO
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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