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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 88 101 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.72% 0.16% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 0.30% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 7
Median salary £28,151 £31,750 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% +7.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,550 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,950 £34,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
549 660 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.73% 52.17% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 511 568 494
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Newport +7 5 £31,000 -2.36%
Cardiff - 3 £28,151 -
VBA
Wales

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VBA.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Advertising
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) QlikView
5 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Process Management
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Finance

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) QlikView
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (16.67%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Information Officer
3 2 (16.67%) MI Officer
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) DWR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) WFM
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Tableau