The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 189 169 147
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 56 62 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 1.03% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 1.83% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 49 46 55
Average salary £35,000 £34,683 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +15.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
VBA
England

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3385 3383 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.64% 56.07% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 2898 2551
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VBA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VBA Salary Trend in the South West

VBA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in the South West

VBA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Bristol +4 25 £32,500 +5.69% 8
Wiltshire -5 17 £45,245 +80.98% 1
Gloucestershire -8 7 £29,000 -17.14% 2
Dorset -5 4 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Somerset +3 3 £33,000 -2.22% 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 68 (70.83%) SQL
2 43 (44.79%) SQL Server
3 31 (32.29%) Finance
4 27 (28.13%) MS Excel
5 23 (23.96%) Degree
5 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
7 19 (19.79%) Data Analysis
8 18 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (18.75%) T-SQL
9 17 (17.71%) MS Office
9 17 (17.71%) ITIL
9 17 (17.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (16.67%) IBM
11 15 (15.63%) MS Access
11 15 (15.63%) Visualisation
12 14 (14.58%) Banking
12 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (14.58%) VBScript
13 13 (13.54%) Service Management
14 12 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (12.50%) UNIX
14 12 (12.50%) Information Management
15 11 (11.46%) Oracle
16 10 (10.42%) .NET
16 10 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (10.42%) SAS
16 10 (10.42%) Scrum
16 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (9.38%) WebSphere

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (10.42%) SAS
2 9 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.08%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.04%) CMS
4 1 (1.04%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.04%) IIS
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 17 (17.71%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) FastStats
4 1 (1.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (5.21%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.04%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.04%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) WAN
1 1 (1.04%) DHCP
1 1 (1.04%) VPN
1 1 (1.04%) DNS
1 1 (1.04%) Firewall
1 1 (1.04%) Wireless
1 1 (1.04%) Network Security
1 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.04%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (44.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (15.63%) MS Access
4 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
10 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
11 4 (4.17%) DTS
11 4 (4.17%) Data Mining
11 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
12 3 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (3.13%) MySQL
13 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 1 (1.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.04%) Subversion
5 1 (1.04%) Maven
General
1 31 (32.29%) Finance
2 14 (14.58%) Banking
3 8 (8.33%) Law
4 5 (5.21%) Military
4 5 (5.21%) Retail
5 4 (4.17%) Advertising
5 4 (4.17%) Legal
6 2 (2.08%) Local Government
6 2 (2.08%) Music Industry
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Games
7 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (47.92%) Analyst
2 36 (37.50%) Developer
3 24 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 12 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 9 (9.38%) Programmer
6 8 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Excel Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Data Programmer
7 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Database Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Systems Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior Data Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) VBA Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Database Manager
9 5 (5.21%) Database Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) .NET
2 9 (9.38%) Middleware
3 8 (8.33%) Web Services
4 6 (6.25%) XML
5 4 (4.17%) HTML
5 4 (4.17%) ODBC
5 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.08%) jQuery
6 2 (2.08%) HTML5
6 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.08%) XSL
7 1 (1.04%) J2EE
7 1 (1.04%) CSS
7 1 (1.04%) JSP
7 1 (1.04%) Struts
7 1 (1.04%) Spring
7 1 (1.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (15.63%) Visualisation
3 8 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 8 (8.33%) GIS
4 6 (6.25%) Data Extraction
4 6 (6.25%) Data Integration
5 5 (5.21%) CMDB
5 5 (5.21%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.17%) Clustering
6 4 (4.17%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.13%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.08%) Statistics
9 1 (1.04%) Handset
9 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.50%) UNIX
2 9 (9.38%) Windows
3 4 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) Data Analysis
2 18 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (17.71%) ITIL
4 13 (13.54%) Service Management
5 12 (12.50%) Information Management
6 10 (10.42%) Scrum
6 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 8 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
8 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
8 8 (8.33%) ETL
8 8 (8.33%) Data Management
8 8 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (8.33%) Validation
8 8 (8.33%) UML
8 8 (8.33%) Six Sigma
8 8 (8.33%) Project Management
9 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 68 (70.83%) SQL
2 18 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 14 (14.58%) VBScript
4 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 7 (7.29%) VB
6 6 (6.25%) Java
7 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.08%) Perl
8 2 (2.08%) C
8 2 (2.08%) C#
8 2 (2.08%) C++
8 2 (2.08%) Python
8 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) Pascal
9 1 (1.04%) R
9 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.04%) Delphi
9 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (23.96%) Degree
2 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.08%) MCP
4 2 (2.08%) HNC
4 2 (2.08%) HND
5 1 (1.04%) PhD
5 1 (1.04%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.04%) WSUS
2 1 (1.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.67%) IBM
3 11 (11.46%) Oracle
4 5 (5.21%) Aareon
5 4 (4.17%) Tableau
6 2 (2.08%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.04%) BancTec
7 1 (1.04%) VMware
7 1 (1.04%) Alterian
7 1 (1.04%) Trapeze
7 1 (1.04%) Compuware
7 1 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) Avaya
7 1 (1.04%) Juniper
7 1 (1.04%) LexisNexis
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) Cognos
Gloucestershire
TRG
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £29000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago