The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 91 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.083% 0.50% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 1.16% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Average salary £35,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
VBA
Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
565 432 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.85% 43.11% 57.07%
Number of salaries quoted 494 375 537
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,690
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
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 17 April 2015. 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
Cardiff -2 1 £35,000 -
VBA
Wales

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) OOP
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) WPF
6 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
7 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Cognos
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (10.00%) ERP
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (10.00%) ODBC
8 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) Process Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) MI Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
2 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (10.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Campaign Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos