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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 131 135 113
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 7 31 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 1.01% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 2.02% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 20
Median salary £33,750 £38,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.18% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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
1352 1534 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 55.75% 50.03% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 843 971 1150
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram 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 6 December 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
Glasgow +9 3 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Edinburgh +2 3 £35,000 -10.82% 4
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 13 (65.00%) SQL
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 5 (25.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) Tableau
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) SAS
5 4 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) C#
6 3 (15.00%) VB
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) JDBC
6 3 (15.00%) XML
6 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (15.00%) Spotfire
6 3 (15.00%) QlikView
6 3 (15.00%) HTML

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 4 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (15.00%) QlikView
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (10.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Trainer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Quantitative Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior VBA Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) HTML5
1 3 (15.00%) Java EE
1 3 (15.00%) JDBC
1 3 (15.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.00%) Statistics
4 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Derivative
5 1 (5.00%) Economics
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.00%) Equities
5 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (5.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Econometrics
5 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (15.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) R
6 1 (5.00%) F#
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
2 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) ILOG
2 1 (5.00%) Infor
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Sun
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