The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 135 105 154
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +49
Permanent jobs citing VBA 28 55 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.95% 1.79% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.94% 3.42% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 3
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £25,925 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £55,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,806
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.55%
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
1442 1609 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.82% 52.29% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1080 1220
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in Scotland

VBA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Edinburgh +1 13 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Glasgow -31 12 £35,000 -
Stirling 0 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £38,000 - 2
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 41 (80.39%) SQL
2 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
5 18 (35.29%) .NET
6 17 (33.33%) MS Office
7 16 (31.37%) XML
7 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
8 15 (29.41%) C#
8 15 (29.41%) HTML
9 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
10 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (21.57%) Unix
12 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
12 11 (21.57%) Degree
13 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
13 10 (19.61%) ETL
14 9 (17.65%) OO
14 9 (17.65%) Windows
14 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (17.65%) Mathematics
15 8 (15.69%) Statistical Analysis
15 8 (15.69%) Statistics
15 8 (15.69%) IIS
15 8 (15.69%) ITIL
15 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
15 8 (15.69%) VB
15 8 (15.69%) Line Management
16 7 (13.73%) Mentoring

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.69%) IIS
3 5 (9.80%) SAS
4 4 (7.84%) CMS
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.96%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Office
2 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.80%) SPSS
4 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.80%) GIS
5 4 (7.84%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (7.84%) OLAP
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.96%) Big Data
8 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.96%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Legal
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Trainer
5 5 (9.80%) Statistical Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.88%) ICT Coordinator
7 3 (5.88%) IT Trainer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) XML
3 15 (29.41%) HTML
4 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.76%) CSS
5 6 (11.76%) HTML5
5 6 (11.76%) Java EE
5 6 (11.76%) JDBC
6 4 (7.84%) MDX
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.88%) Web Services
7 3 (5.88%) XSL
8 1 (1.96%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Mathematics
3 8 (15.69%) Statistics
4 7 (13.73%) Data Integration
5 5 (9.80%) Economics
5 5 (9.80%) Psychology
6 4 (7.84%) Driving Licence
6 4 (7.84%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.88%) Physics
8 2 (3.92%) Derivative
8 2 (3.92%) Equities
8 2 (3.92%) Fixed Income
8 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.92%) Pricing Data
8 2 (3.92%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.96%) Life Science
9 1 (1.96%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Unix
2 9 (17.65%) Windows
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (19.61%) ETL
3 9 (17.65%) OO
4 8 (15.69%) ITIL
4 8 (15.69%) Line Management
4 8 (15.69%) Statistical Analysis
5 7 (13.73%) Analytics
5 7 (13.73%) Asset Management
5 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.76%) Coaching
6 6 (11.76%) SDLC
7 5 (9.80%) Campaign Analysis
7 5 (9.80%) Case Management
7 5 (9.80%) Propensity Modelling
7 5 (9.80%) Workflow
8 4 (7.84%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (7.84%) Inmon Methodology
8 4 (7.84%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (7.84%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
3 15 (29.41%) C#
4 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
5 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
5 8 (15.69%) VB
6 7 (13.73%) Python
7 6 (11.76%) Java
7 6 (11.76%) R
8 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.88%) VB6
8 3 (5.88%) VBScript
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.96%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Adobe
3 5 (9.80%) Google
4 3 (5.88%) Citrix
5 2 (3.92%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.92%) IFS
5 2 (3.92%) Reuters
6 1 (1.96%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.96%) ThinPrint
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