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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 95 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 2 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% 0.83% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 1.70% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 16
Average salary £31,750 £31,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.41% +5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £35,750 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
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
662 530 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.50% 48.67% 51.78%
Number of salaries quoted 570 487 535
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 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
Newport -13 2 £31,750 +35.10%
VBA
Wales

VBA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ODBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £21000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago