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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 188 185 171
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 52 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.76% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 1.32% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 47
Average salary £33,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,125 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
3304 3037 3187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.58% 57.68% 58.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2920 2711 2845
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 £52,500 £47,500 £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 February 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 February 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 +3 36 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Dorset - 7 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire -1 4 £32,500 - 2
Gloucestershire -3 3 £35,000 +47.36% 2
Devon - 2 £31,000 - 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 84 (68.85%) SQL
2 60 (49.18%) SQL Server
3 58 (47.54%) Finance
4 40 (32.79%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (30.33%) MS Excel
6 34 (27.87%) Business Objects
7 33 (27.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (26.23%) Oracle
9 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 25 (20.49%) Microsoft
11 24 (19.67%) Degree
11 24 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (18.03%) .NET
13 21 (17.21%) T-SQL
13 21 (17.21%) Management Information System
14 20 (16.39%) Visual Studio
14 20 (16.39%) IBM
15 18 (14.75%) PHP
15 18 (14.75%) C#
15 18 (14.75%) JavaScript
16 17 (13.93%) MS Office
16 17 (13.93%) ITIL
16 17 (13.93%) MS Access
17 16 (13.11%) UNIX
17 16 (13.11%) HTML
17 16 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (13.11%) Performance Tuning
18 15 (12.30%) Ajax
18 15 (12.30%) XML

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (9.84%) JBoss
2 10 (8.20%) WebLogic
2 10 (8.20%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.20%) Joomla!
2 10 (8.20%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.10%) IIS
4 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.46%) SAS
5 2 (1.64%) Apache
5 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (30.33%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.93%) MS Office
3 8 (6.56%) SPSS
4 4 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.64%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.64%) Simulink
6 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.82%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (7.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (7.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (4.92%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.64%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (49.18%) SQL Server
2 33 (27.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (25.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (19.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (13.93%) MS Access
6 15 (12.30%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (8.20%) Essbase
7 10 (8.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.64%) Cognos Impromptu
11 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.82%) QlikView
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.82%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.82%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 20 (16.39%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.84%) Subversion
3 10 (8.20%) Maven
3 10 (8.20%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.20%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (4.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.64%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 58 (47.54%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Legal
3 12 (9.84%) Financial Institution
4 10 (8.20%) Banking
5 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.28%) Electronics
6 4 (3.28%) Advertising
7 3 (2.46%) Marketing
8 2 (1.64%) Avionics
8 2 (1.64%) Retail
8 2 (1.64%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.64%) Law
9 1 (0.82%) Military
9 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 74 (60.66%) Analyst
2 31 (25.41%) Developer
3 24 (19.67%) Data Analyst
4 21 (17.21%) MI Analyst
5 15 (12.30%) Applications Support
6 14 (11.48%) Support Analyst
7 13 (10.66%) Systems Analyst
8 11 (9.02%) Business Analyst
8 11 (9.02%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (9.02%) Systems Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 9 (7.38%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (6.56%) Business Systems Analyst
11 8 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 8 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (4.92%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
12 6 (4.92%) Information Analyst
12 6 (4.92%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.92%) Senior Business Analyst
13 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.03%) .NET
2 16 (13.11%) HTML
3 15 (12.30%) Ajax
3 15 (12.30%) XML
4 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.84%) J2EE
6 10 (8.20%) JSP
6 10 (8.20%) WinForms
7 9 (7.38%) jQuery
8 5 (4.10%) WPF
8 5 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (4.10%) FusionCharts
9 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (2.46%) XHTML
10 3 (2.46%) CSS
11 2 (1.64%) Java EE
12 1 (0.82%) WCF
12 1 (0.82%) Spring
12 1 (0.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (17.21%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.38%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.92%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.10%) Replication
6 4 (3.28%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.64%) ASIC
7 2 (1.64%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.64%) VHDL
7 2 (1.64%) Verilog
7 2 (1.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.11%) UNIX
2 12 (9.84%) Linux
3 7 (5.74%) Windows
4 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (13.93%) ITIL
3 16 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (13.11%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (10.66%) Service Delivery
5 11 (9.02%) Project Management
6 10 (8.20%) Time Management
7 9 (7.38%) MVC
7 9 (7.38%) ETL
8 8 (6.56%) ERP
9 7 (5.74%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.74%) CRM
9 7 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.92%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.92%) Workflow
10 6 (4.92%) Workflow Management
10 6 (4.92%) Statistical Modelling
10 6 (4.92%) Web Application Development
11 5 (4.10%) Test Management
11 5 (4.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 84 (68.85%) SQL
2 21 (17.21%) T-SQL
3 18 (14.75%) C#
3 18 (14.75%) JavaScript
3 18 (14.75%) PHP
4 13 (10.66%) PowerShell
5 12 (9.84%) Delphi
5 12 (9.84%) Java
6 11 (9.02%) PL/SQL
6 11 (9.02%) VB
7 10 (8.20%) Pascal
8 5 (4.10%) VBScript
8 5 (4.10%) C
9 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.64%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.64%) R
9 2 (1.64%) Perl
9 2 (1.64%) C++
10 1 (0.82%) VB6
10 1 (0.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (19.67%) Degree
2 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.92%) ISEB
5 1 (0.82%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.82%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.64%) DO-254
2 2 (1.64%) DO-160
2 2 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.28%) Firmware
3 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (27.87%) Business Objects
2 32 (26.23%) Oracle
3 25 (20.49%) Microsoft
4 20 (16.39%) IBM
5 10 (8.20%) Cognos
5 10 (8.20%) Hyperion
6 5 (4.10%) Telerik
7 3 (2.46%) BancTec
7 3 (2.46%) Compuware
7 3 (2.46%) Twitter
8 2 (1.64%) Xilinx
8 2 (1.64%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (1.64%) Altera
8 2 (1.64%) Synopsys
8 2 (1.64%) Sage
8 2 (1.64%) Cadence
9 1 (0.82%) Teradata
9 1 (0.82%) Google
9 1 (0.82%) VMware
9 1 (0.82%) HP
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Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + profit share scheme
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