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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 191 174 167
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 49 44 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.83% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 1.47% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 51
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,450 £55,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,738 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +3.80%
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
3307 2989 3232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.19% 56.60% 59.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2869 2658 2883
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +6 35 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Dorset - 6 £43,750 - 1
Gloucestershire -3 4 £35,000 +40.00%
Devon - 2 £31,000 -
Wiltshire -8 1 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 71 (69.61%) SQL
2 59 (57.84%) SQL Server
3 52 (50.98%) Finance
4 38 (37.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (35.29%) Business Objects
6 33 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (27.45%) MS Excel
8 25 (24.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (23.53%) T-SQL
10 22 (21.57%) Oracle
11 21 (20.59%) Degree
12 20 (19.61%) PHP
12 20 (19.61%) JavaScript
13 18 (17.65%) ITIL
13 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
14 17 (16.67%) XML
14 17 (16.67%) .NET
14 17 (16.67%) Ajax
15 16 (15.69%) HTML
15 16 (15.69%) Visual Studio
15 16 (15.69%) MS Access
15 16 (15.69%) Service Delivery
16 15 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (14.71%) UNIX
16 15 (14.71%) Java
17 14 (13.73%) Legal
18 13 (12.75%) C#
18 13 (12.75%) MS Office

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (11.76%) JBoss
1 12 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 12 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 12 (11.76%) Joomla!
1 12 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.90%) IIS
3 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.94%) SAS
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.75%) MS Office
3 8 (7.84%) SPSS
4 4 (3.92%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.96%) Simulink
5 2 (1.96%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.98%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SalesLogix
2 1 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.98%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.98%) SAN
1 1 (0.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (57.84%) SQL Server
2 38 (37.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (24.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (15.69%) MS Access
6 15 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (9.80%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.96%) MySQL
10 2 (1.96%) Cognos Impromptu
11 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.98%) Essbase
11 1 (0.98%) DTS
11 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.98%) QlikView
11 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 12 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (11.76%) Subversion
2 12 (11.76%) Maven
2 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.96%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (50.98%) Finance
2 14 (13.73%) Legal
3 12 (11.76%) Financial Institution
4 10 (9.80%) Banking
5 7 (6.86%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.94%) Retail
6 3 (2.94%) Marketing
7 2 (1.96%) Avionics
7 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.96%) Advertising
7 2 (1.96%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.96%) Law
8 1 (0.98%) Billing
8 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (71.57%) Analyst
2 24 (23.53%) Data Analyst
3 23 (22.55%) MI Analyst
4 17 (16.67%) Developer
5 15 (14.71%) Applications Support
6 14 (13.73%) Support Analyst
6 14 (13.73%) Systems Analyst
7 12 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (10.78%) Business Analyst
9 10 (9.80%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 9 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (7.84%) Systems Developer
11 8 (7.84%) Business Systems Analyst
11 8 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (6.86%) Information Analyst
13 6 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
13 6 (5.88%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
14 5 (4.90%) Software Support Analyst
14 5 (4.90%) Technical Support
14 5 (4.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.67%) .NET
1 17 (16.67%) XML
1 17 (16.67%) Ajax
2 16 (15.69%) HTML
3 12 (11.76%) JSP
3 12 (11.76%) J2EE
4 10 (9.80%) WinForms
5 9 (8.82%) jQuery
5 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (4.90%) FusionCharts
6 5 (4.90%) WPF
7 3 (2.94%) Spring
7 3 (2.94%) XHTML
7 3 (2.94%) CSS
7 3 (2.94%) Struts
8 1 (0.98%) ODBC
8 1 (0.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.76%) Visualisation
3 10 (9.80%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.90%) Replication
6 2 (1.96%) ASIC
6 2 (1.96%) VHDL
6 2 (1.96%) Verilog
6 2 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.96%) Statistics
6 2 (1.96%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.98%) Clustering
7 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.71%) UNIX
2 12 (11.76%) Linux
3 6 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (17.65%) ITIL
3 16 (15.69%) Service Delivery
4 10 (9.80%) Project Management
5 9 (8.82%) ETL
6 7 (6.86%) Data Modelling
6 7 (6.86%) Risk Management
6 7 (6.86%) Workflow
6 7 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.88%) Statistical Modelling
7 6 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 6 (5.88%) Workflow Management
8 5 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.90%) Time Management
8 5 (4.90%) MVC
8 5 (4.90%) Release Management
9 4 (3.92%) QMS
9 4 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 71 (69.61%) SQL
2 24 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 20 (19.61%) JavaScript
3 20 (19.61%) PHP
4 15 (14.71%) Java
5 13 (12.75%) C#
5 13 (12.75%) PowerShell
6 12 (11.76%) Pascal
6 12 (11.76%) Delphi
7 7 (6.86%) VB
8 4 (3.92%) VBScript
9 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.96%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) C
10 2 (1.96%) C++
10 2 (1.96%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.96%) R
11 1 (0.98%) VB6
11 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (20.59%) Degree
2 8 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.98%) MBA
5 1 (0.98%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.96%) DO-254
2 2 (1.96%) DO-160
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) Business Objects
2 22 (21.57%) Oracle
3 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 13 (12.75%) IBM
5 5 (4.90%) Compuware
5 5 (4.90%) BancTec
5 5 (4.90%) Telerik
6 2 (1.96%) Cadence
6 2 (1.96%) Xilinx
6 2 (1.96%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (1.96%) Altera
6 2 (1.96%) Synopsys
6 2 (1.96%) Sage
7 1 (0.98%) Teradata
7 1 (0.98%) Google
7 1 (0.98%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.98%) Adobe
7 1 (0.98%) Cognos
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
360 Resourcing
Salary: £24,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 26 days ago