The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 59 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.48% 0.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £22,500 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
VBA
South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
316 449 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 52.06% 56.91% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 289 384 266
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VBA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

VBA Salary Trend in Sheffield

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) NHS
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 6 (33.33%) Validation
5 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 6 (33.33%) Information Governance
5 6 (33.33%) Business Development
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Time Management
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (11.11%) QlikView
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) MS Access
8 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.11%) Data Management
8 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.11%) Stata
9 1 (5.56%) Law
9 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (5.56%) Cognos

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
3 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (11.11%) QlikView
3 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Access Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Access VBA Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Excel Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Excel VBA Developer
2 2 (11.11%) QlikView Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) VBA Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Commercial Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Commercial Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) NHS
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Analytics
2 6 (33.33%) Business Development
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Service Management
2 6 (33.33%) Time Management
2 6 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (11.11%) Data Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos