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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 184 191 185
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 53 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.61% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 1.05% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 50
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
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
3383 3139 3360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.00% 58.30% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3013 2802 3000
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -8 26 £32,500 -17.72% 16
Dorset - 9 £35,000 - 1
Wiltshire +1 8 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Gloucestershire -3 6 £37,000 +37.03% 1
Somerset - 2 £38,000 -
Devon - 1 £31,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 89 (70.08%) SQL
2 60 (47.24%) SQL Server
3 58 (45.67%) Finance
4 43 (33.86%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (31.50%) MS Excel
6 39 (30.71%) Oracle
7 29 (22.83%) Business Objects
8 28 (22.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (19.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (19.69%) .NET
9 25 (19.69%) Management Information System
10 24 (18.90%) Microsoft
10 24 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (18.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (17.32%) Degree
13 21 (16.54%) IBM
14 20 (15.75%) C#
14 20 (15.75%) MS Office
14 20 (15.75%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (14.96%) T-SQL
16 18 (14.17%) Visual Studio
17 17 (13.39%) UNIX
17 17 (13.39%) VB
17 17 (13.39%) User Acceptance Testing
18 16 (12.60%) JavaScript
18 16 (12.60%) XML
18 16 (12.60%) MS Access
19 15 (11.81%) PL/SQL
20 14 (11.02%) PHP
20 14 (11.02%) HTML

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (7.87%) JBoss
2 8 (6.30%) Joomla!
3 7 (5.51%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.51%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.51%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.94%) IIS
5 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.36%) Apache
7 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.79%) Drupal
8 1 (0.79%) WordPress
8 1 (0.79%) SAS
8 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (31.50%) MS Excel
2 20 (15.75%) MS Office
3 5 (3.94%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.36%) SPSS
6 2 (1.57%) Simulink
6 2 (1.57%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.79%) FastStats
7 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Oracle Financials
2 11 (8.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (6.30%) Hyperion Planning
4 5 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.57%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.79%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) HTTP
1 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (47.24%) SQL Server
2 28 (22.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (19.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (18.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (12.60%) MS Access
6 14 (11.02%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (11.02%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (11.02%) Essbase
7 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.57%) MySQL
9 2 (1.57%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.57%) Cognos Impromptu
10 1 (0.79%) QlikView
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (14.17%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.87%) Subversion
3 8 (6.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (5.51%) Maven
4 7 (5.51%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (5.51%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.36%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.57%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 58 (45.67%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Financial Institution
3 10 (7.87%) Legal
4 9 (7.09%) Banking
5 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.94%) Electronics
7 4 (3.15%) Advertising
8 3 (2.36%) Marketing
9 2 (1.57%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.57%) Law
9 2 (1.57%) Avionics
10 1 (0.79%) Billing
10 1 (0.79%) Retail
10 1 (0.79%) Military
10 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (54.33%) Analyst
2 33 (25.98%) Developer
3 22 (17.32%) Data Analyst
4 20 (15.75%) MI Analyst
5 14 (11.02%) Systems Analyst
5 14 (11.02%) Applications Support
6 13 (10.24%) Systems Developer
7 12 (9.45%) Support Analyst
8 11 (8.66%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (7.87%) Business Analyst
9 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 10 (7.87%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 9 (7.09%) Business Systems Analyst
11 8 (6.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (5.51%) Applications Support Analyst
12 7 (5.51%) Software Developer
13 6 (4.72%) Support Engineer
13 6 (4.72%) Senior Business Analyst
13 6 (4.72%) Test Analyst
13 6 (4.72%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.69%) .NET
2 16 (12.60%) XML
3 14 (11.02%) HTML
4 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.45%) Ajax
6 10 (7.87%) J2EE
6 10 (7.87%) jQuery
6 10 (7.87%) WinForms
7 7 (5.51%) JSP
8 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.94%) WPF
8 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (3.94%) FusionCharts
8 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (2.36%) Java EE
9 3 (2.36%) CSS
10 2 (1.57%) XSLT
10 2 (1.57%) XHTML
10 2 (1.57%) Flash
11 1 (0.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.69%) Management Information System
2 24 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.51%) Visualisation
5 6 (4.72%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.94%) Smartcard
6 5 (3.94%) Replication
7 3 (2.36%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.57%) ASIC
8 2 (1.57%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.57%) VHDL
8 2 (1.57%) Verilog
8 2 (1.57%) Statistics
8 2 (1.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.57%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.39%) UNIX
2 10 (7.87%) Linux
3 8 (6.30%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.86%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (15.75%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (13.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (10.24%) Project Management
4 13 (10.24%) ITIL
5 11 (8.66%) Time Management
6 10 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (7.87%) MVC
7 9 (7.09%) ERP
8 8 (6.30%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.30%) ETL
8 8 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.51%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.51%) CRM
9 7 (5.51%) Change Management
9 7 (5.51%) Scrum
10 6 (4.72%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.72%) Workflow
10 6 (4.72%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 89 (70.08%) SQL
2 20 (15.75%) C#
3 19 (14.96%) T-SQL
4 17 (13.39%) VB
5 16 (12.60%) JavaScript
6 15 (11.81%) PL/SQL
7 14 (11.02%) PHP
8 12 (9.45%) Java
9 11 (8.66%) PowerShell
10 10 (7.87%) Delphi
11 9 (7.09%) VBScript
12 7 (5.51%) Pascal
13 6 (4.72%) C
14 4 (3.15%) VB.NET
15 3 (2.36%) Python
15 3 (2.36%) MATLAB
16 2 (1.57%) Perl
17 1 (0.79%) R
17 1 (0.79%) VB6
17 1 (0.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (17.32%) Degree
2 9 (7.09%) ISEB
3 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) DO-254
2 2 (1.57%) DO-160
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.94%) Firmware
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 39 (30.71%) Oracle
2 29 (22.83%) Business Objects
3 24 (18.90%) Microsoft
4 21 (16.54%) IBM
5 14 (11.02%) Cognos
5 14 (11.02%) Hyperion
6 5 (3.94%) Telerik
7 4 (3.15%) Twitter
8 2 (1.57%) Cadence
8 2 (1.57%) Xilinx
8 2 (1.57%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (1.57%) Google
8 2 (1.57%) Altera
8 2 (1.57%) Synopsys
9 1 (0.79%) Adobe
9 1 (0.79%) VMware
9 1 (0.79%) HP
9 1 (0.79%) Sage
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £28305 - £34965 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Bristol City Council
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Fizz Experience Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago