The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 85 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 7 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% 0.74% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 1.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £23,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
503 563 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 45.36% 51.84% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 461 511 416
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
Wales

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VBA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VBA Salary Trend in South Wales

VBA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in South Wales

VBA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Newport - 4 £23,500 -
Cardiff -6 2 £29,000 -1.69%
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -
VBA
Wales

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) MS Access
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) SAS
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (8.33%) VB
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) POP3
1 1 (8.33%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MS Access
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Report Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) CRM
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analytics
1 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle