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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 194 180 123
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -57
Permanent jobs citing VBA 42 46 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 0.78% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 1.39% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 87
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
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
3215 3311 3229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.43% 56.44% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2766 2851 2893
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 31 £38,250 +9.28% 5
Gloucestershire -9 5 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Somerset +14 2 £27,000 -18.18%
Wiltshire -20 1 £38,000 +52.00% 1
Cornwall - 1 £26,250 -
Dorset - 1 £47,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 49 (51.04%) SQL Server
3 39 (40.63%) Finance
4 30 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (30.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (30.21%) MS Excel
6 26 (27.08%) T-SQL
7 24 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (23.96%) Business Objects
9 22 (22.92%) Degree
10 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
11 18 (18.75%) MS Access
11 18 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 15 (15.63%) .NET
14 15 (15.63%) Oracle
14 15 (15.63%) Service Delivery
15 14 (14.58%) PHP
15 14 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
17 12 (12.50%) XML
17 12 (12.50%) MS Office
17 12 (12.50%) HTML
17 12 (12.50%) ITIL
17 12 (12.50%) Project Management
18 11 (11.46%) ETL
18 11 (11.46%) Java
18 11 (11.46%) C#
18 11 (11.46%) Banking

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (7.29%) WebSphere
1 7 (7.29%) Joomla!
1 7 (7.29%) WebLogic
1 7 (7.29%) JBoss
1 7 (7.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.25%) SAS
3 4 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.04%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (30.21%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.50%) MS Office
3 8 (8.33%) SPSS
4 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.08%) Simulink
5 2 (2.08%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.04%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Infor CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.04%) Aareon QL
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) NAS
1 1 (1.04%) SAN
1 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (51.04%) SQL Server
2 30 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (30.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (18.75%) MS Access
4 18 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (11.46%) Relational Database
7 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.08%) MySQL
11 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (1.04%) Base SAS
12 1 (1.04%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 1 (1.04%) QlikView
12 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.29%) Subversion
2 7 (7.29%) Maven
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.08%) LabVIEW
General
1 39 (40.63%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Banking
3 10 (10.42%) Legal
4 4 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.08%) Avionics
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Billing
6 1 (1.04%) Games
6 1 (1.04%) Law
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (63.54%) Analyst
2 25 (26.04%) Developer
3 17 (17.71%) MI Analyst
3 17 (17.71%) Data Analyst
4 12 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (11.46%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (10.42%) SQL Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Applications Support
7 9 (9.38%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.38%) Business Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Systems Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Software Support Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) VBA Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Information Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.63%) .NET
2 12 (12.50%) XML
2 12 (12.50%) HTML
3 10 (10.42%) Ajax
4 7 (7.29%) WinForms
4 7 (7.29%) jQuery
4 7 (7.29%) J2EE
4 7 (7.29%) JSP
4 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.13%) Spring
5 3 (3.13%) WPF
5 3 (3.13%) CSS
5 3 (3.13%) Struts
5 3 (3.13%) XHTML
5 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (3.13%) FusionCharts
6 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.04%) HTML5
7 1 (1.04%) WCF
7 1 (1.04%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.42%) Visualisation
3 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.29%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.13%) Data Extraction
6 3 (3.13%) Replication
7 2 (2.08%) ASIC
7 2 (2.08%) GIS
7 2 (2.08%) VHDL
7 2 (2.08%) Verilog
7 2 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.04%) Statistics
8 1 (1.04%) Open Source
8 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.04%) CMDB
8 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) UNIX
3 5 (5.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (15.63%) Service Delivery
3 12 (12.50%) ITIL
3 12 (12.50%) Project Management
4 11 (11.46%) ETL
5 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 8 (8.33%) Workflow
6 7 (7.29%) Data Analysis
6 7 (7.29%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.25%) Workflow Management
7 6 (6.25%) Information Management
8 5 (5.21%) Release Management
8 5 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.21%) CRM
8 5 (5.21%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.17%) Service Management
9 4 (4.17%) ITSM
9 4 (4.17%) Validation
9 4 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (70.83%) SQL
2 26 (27.08%) T-SQL
3 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.58%) PHP
5 11 (11.46%) Java
5 11 (11.46%) C#
6 8 (8.33%) VB
6 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.29%) Pascal
7 7 (7.29%) Delphi
8 6 (6.25%) VBScript
9 4 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.17%) C
9 4 (4.17%) C++
9 4 (4.17%) Perl
10 2 (2.08%) Python
10 2 (2.08%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.08%) R
11 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (22.92%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (1.04%) MBA
4 1 (1.04%) ISEB
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.08%) DO-254
2 2 (2.08%) DO-160
3 1 (1.04%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (23.96%) Business Objects
2 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.63%) Oracle
4 7 (7.29%) IBM
5 5 (5.21%) BancTec
5 5 (5.21%) Compuware
6 3 (3.13%) Telerik
7 2 (2.08%) Sage
7 2 (2.08%) Cadence
7 2 (2.08%) Altera
7 2 (2.08%) Synopsys
7 2 (2.08%) Xilinx
7 2 (2.08%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (1.04%) Teradata
8 1 (1.04%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.04%) Adobe
8 1 (1.04%) SAP
8 1 (1.04%) Cognos
8 1 (1.04%) Aareon
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Churchill Frank
Posted: 23 days ago