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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 167 180 160
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing VBA 75 47 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.21% 0.88% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 1.52% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 64 35 51
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
3427 3089 3011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.10% 58.15% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2977 2782 2704
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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
Dorset +9 22 £52,000 +36.84% 1
Bristol -5 19 £34,500 -4.82% 5
Wiltshire +6 17 £32,500 - 2
Gloucestershire -9 8 £28,750 -17.85%
Devon -15 5 £29,000 +52.63%
Somerset - 3 £35,000 -
Cornwall - 1 £28,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 90 (72.58%) SQL
2 51 (41.13%) Finance
3 43 (34.68%) MS Excel
4 42 (33.87%) Oracle
5 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
6 40 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (22.58%) Management Information System
8 27 (21.77%) MS Office
8 27 (21.77%) VB
9 24 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (18.55%) IBM
10 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
10 23 (18.55%) Essbase
11 22 (17.74%) Hyperion
11 22 (17.74%) Cognos
11 22 (17.74%) Oracle Financials
11 22 (17.74%) PL/SQL
11 22 (17.74%) Oracle BI EE
12 20 (16.13%) .NET
13 19 (15.32%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (14.52%) VBScript
14 18 (14.52%) MS Access
15 17 (13.71%) C#
15 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
15 17 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (12.90%) Degree
16 16 (12.90%) XML
16 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (12.10%) QuickTest Pro
17 15 (12.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.23%) JBoss
3 3 (2.42%) Apache
4 2 (1.61%) SAS
4 2 (1.61%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.81%) WordPress
5 1 (0.81%) Drupal
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (34.68%) MS Excel
2 27 (21.77%) MS Office
3 6 (4.84%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.23%) NASTRAN
4 4 (3.23%) Abaqus
5 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.81%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 22 (17.74%) Oracle Financials
2 15 (12.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 15 (12.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (9.68%) Hyperion Planning
4 7 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.55%) Essbase
3 22 (17.74%) Oracle BI EE
4 18 (14.52%) MS Access
5 17 (13.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (10.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.42%) MySQL
10 2 (1.61%) Cognos Impromptu
10 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.81%) ActiveReports
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.81%) DTS
Development Applications
1 15 (12.10%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (8.06%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.23%) Subversion
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.81%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (41.13%) Finance
2 10 (8.06%) Banking
3 8 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.03%) Electronics
4 5 (4.03%) Legal
5 4 (3.23%) Advertising
5 4 (3.23%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.42%) Marketing
6 3 (2.42%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (39.52%) Developer
2 46 (37.10%) Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) Data Analyst
4 15 (12.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (8.06%) SQL Developer
6 9 (7.26%) Systems Developer
6 9 (7.26%) MI Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Products Support Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Tester
9 6 (4.84%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Junior
9 6 (4.84%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.84%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Information Analyst
9 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Automation Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.13%) .NET
2 16 (12.90%) XML
3 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (5.65%) HTML
5 4 (3.23%) J2EE
5 4 (3.23%) jQuery
6 3 (2.42%) Java EE
6 3 (2.42%) Ajax
7 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.61%) FusionCharts
7 2 (1.61%) XSLT
7 2 (1.61%) CSS
7 2 (1.61%) Flash
7 2 (1.61%) WinForms
7 2 (1.61%) WPF
8 1 (0.81%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
3 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.26%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.03%) Statistics
5 5 (4.03%) Smartcard
6 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.42%) Economics
7 2 (1.61%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.87%) UNIX
2 5 (4.03%) Windows
3 4 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (1.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (15.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (11.29%) ERP
5 13 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (9.68%) Scrum
6 12 (9.68%) OO
7 10 (8.06%) MVC
8 8 (6.45%) CRM
8 8 (6.45%) Change Management
9 7 (5.65%) Automated Testing
9 7 (5.65%) Project Management
10 6 (4.84%) Software Testing
10 6 (4.84%) Time Management
11 5 (4.03%) Test Management
11 5 (4.03%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (4.03%) Data Management
11 5 (4.03%) OOP
11 5 (4.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 90 (72.58%) SQL
2 27 (21.77%) VB
3 22 (17.74%) PL/SQL
4 18 (14.52%) VBScript
5 17 (13.71%) C#
6 9 (7.26%) C
7 8 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.45%) Python
8 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.84%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.23%) PHP
9 4 (3.23%) Delphi
9 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.42%) VB6
10 3 (2.42%) Java
11 1 (0.81%) Pascal
11 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (12.90%) Degree
2 13 (10.48%) ISEB
3 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) MBA
4 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) Firmware
2 2 (1.61%) XenApp
2 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (33.87%) Oracle
2 23 (18.55%) IBM
2 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.74%) Hyperion
3 22 (17.74%) Cognos
4 14 (11.29%) Business Objects
5 8 (6.45%) Twitter
6 6 (4.84%) HP
7 3 (2.42%) Google
8 2 (1.61%) Citrix
8 2 (1.61%) Teradata
8 2 (1.61%) Telerik
9 1 (0.81%) VMware
9 1 (0.81%) Dell
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