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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 67 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 12 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.55% 0.88% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.74% 1.82% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 3
Average salary £32,750 £28,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.92% -5.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
438 274 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.59% 48.15% 58.79%
Number of salaries quoted 401 226 381
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014, 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 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) PowerPivot
4 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (36.84%) ETL
4 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
5 5 (26.32%) ERP
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) People Management
7 2 (10.53%) FMCG
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.26%) Degree
8 1 (5.26%) SLA
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.26%) Service Management
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (36.84%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) MS Access
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Report Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Data Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Commercial Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) MI Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Pricing Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ETL
1 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Data Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) People Management
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft