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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
UK / Scotland
Rank 106 133 108
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Permanent jobs citing VBA 29 29 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 1.00% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 2.02% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 30
Median salary £29,000 £37,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% +6.38%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
1323 1439 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 59.17% 49.38% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 810 912 1108
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 March 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +40 24 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Edinburgh -10 3 £32,500 -14.47% 4
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 30 (83.33%) SQL
1 30 (83.33%) Finance
2 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 22 (61.11%) VB.NET
3 22 (61.11%) .NET
3 22 (61.11%) C#
3 22 (61.11%) XML
3 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
3 22 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 20 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 20 (55.56%) MVC
5 20 (55.56%) Perforce
5 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (55.56%) Credit Risk
5 20 (55.56%) Investment Management
5 20 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (55.56%) Hedge funds
5 20 (55.56%) Basel III
5 20 (55.56%) Bitbucket
6 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.11%) CRM
7 4 (11.11%) Analytics
7 4 (11.11%) Degree
8 3 (8.33%) Tableau
8 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (8.33%) Python

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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.56%) GIS
4 2 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Bitbucket
1 20 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.56%) PowerBuilder
General
1 30 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) C# Developer
2 20 (55.56%) Database Developer
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Database Developer
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Business Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) DBA
5 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) IT Support
5 2 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) .NET
1 22 (61.11%) XML
2 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) Credit Risk
1 20 (55.56%) Hedge funds
2 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) Investment Management
1 20 (55.56%) MVC
2 4 (11.11%) Analytics
2 4 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
3 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
3 2 (5.56%) ERP
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Release Management
3 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
3 2 (5.56%) Use Case
3 2 (5.56%) Workflow
4 1 (2.78%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (2.78%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) C#
2 22 (61.11%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (55.56%) Basel III
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (55.56%) Perforce
3 3 (8.33%) Tableau
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) Infor
5 1 (2.78%) Sun
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Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Large Benefits Package
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