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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 199 186 139
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -47
Permanent jobs citing VBA 41 47 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.82% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 1.45% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 74
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
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
3369 3237 3195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.53% 56.19% 59.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 2806 2867
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 £26,622
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +9 31 £37,000 +23.33% 17
Gloucestershire -23 5 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Somerset +8 2 £27,000 -18.18% 2
Devon - 1 £31,000 -
Dorset - 1 £47,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (75.53%) SQL
2 50 (53.19%) SQL Server
3 46 (48.94%) Finance
4 35 (37.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (34.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (28.72%) Business Objects
6 27 (28.72%) MS Excel
7 25 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (25.53%) T-SQL
9 23 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (21.28%) Degree
10 20 (21.28%) Oracle
11 18 (19.15%) PHP
12 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
12 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
12 17 (18.09%) MS Access
13 16 (17.02%) Service Delivery
14 15 (15.96%) Legal
14 15 (15.96%) .NET
14 15 (15.96%) XML
14 15 (15.96%) ITIL
14 15 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (14.89%) Visual Studio
15 14 (14.89%) HTML
15 14 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (13.83%) Java
16 13 (13.83%) Ajax
17 12 (12.77%) Visualisation
17 12 (12.77%) UNIX
18 11 (11.70%) Project Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (10.64%) WebLogic
1 10 (10.64%) JBoss
1 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
1 10 (10.64%) WebSphere
1 10 (10.64%) Joomla!
2 5 (5.32%) IIS
3 3 (3.19%) SAS
4 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (28.72%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.70%) MS Office
3 8 (8.51%) SPSS
4 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.13%) Simulink
5 2 (2.13%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.06%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Infor CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.06%) SAN
1 1 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (53.19%) SQL Server
2 35 (37.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (34.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (18.09%) MS Access
5 15 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (11.70%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (5.32%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.13%) MySQL
11 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.06%) QlikView
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.06%) Base SAS
11 1 (1.06%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (10.64%) Subversion
2 10 (10.64%) Maven
2 10 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.13%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (48.94%) Finance
2 15 (15.96%) Legal
3 10 (10.64%) Banking
4 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.19%) Retail
6 2 (2.13%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.13%) Law
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.13%) Avionics
6 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.06%) Billing
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (65.96%) Analyst
2 22 (23.40%) MI Analyst
3 18 (19.15%) Developer
4 14 (14.89%) Applications Support
5 13 (13.83%) Data Analyst
6 12 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (12.77%) Systems Analyst
7 10 (10.64%) Support Analyst
7 10 (10.64%) Business Analyst
8 9 (9.57%) Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (8.51%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 7 (7.45%) Information Analyst
10 7 (7.45%) Business Systems Analyst
11 6 (6.38%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (6.38%) Software Support Analyst
11 6 (6.38%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
11 6 (6.38%) Systems Developer
12 5 (5.32%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (5.32%) Technical Support Analyst
12 5 (5.32%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) .NET
1 15 (15.96%) XML
2 14 (14.89%) HTML
3 13 (13.83%) Ajax
4 10 (10.64%) JSP
4 10 (10.64%) J2EE
5 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET
6 8 (8.51%) WinForms
7 7 (7.45%) jQuery
8 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (3.19%) FusionCharts
8 3 (3.19%) Spring
8 3 (3.19%) XHTML
8 3 (3.19%) CSS
8 3 (3.19%) Struts
8 3 (3.19%) WPF
9 1 (1.06%) ODBC
9 1 (1.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.77%) Visualisation
3 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.38%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.19%) Replication
7 2 (2.13%) ASIC
7 2 (2.13%) VHDL
7 2 (2.13%) Verilog
7 2 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.13%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.13%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.06%) Statistics
8 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) UNIX
2 11 (11.70%) Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (17.02%) Service Delivery
3 15 (15.96%) ITIL
4 11 (11.70%) Project Management
5 10 (10.64%) ETL
6 8 (8.51%) Workflow
7 7 (7.45%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.45%) Data Analysis
7 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.38%) Workflow Management
8 6 (6.38%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) Release Management
9 5 (5.32%) Time Management
9 5 (5.32%) CRM
10 4 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.26%) QMS
10 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.19%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (75.53%) SQL
2 24 (25.53%) T-SQL
3 18 (19.15%) PHP
4 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
5 13 (13.83%) Java
6 11 (11.70%) C#
6 11 (11.70%) PowerShell
7 10 (10.64%) Pascal
7 10 (10.64%) Delphi
8 6 (6.38%) VB
9 4 (4.26%) VBScript
9 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.19%) Perl
10 3 (3.19%) C
10 3 (3.19%) C++
11 2 (2.13%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.13%) R
12 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (1.06%) MCP
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.13%) DO-254
2 2 (2.13%) DO-160
2 2 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Business Objects
2 20 (21.28%) Oracle
3 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.64%) IBM
5 5 (5.32%) Compuware
5 5 (5.32%) BancTec
6 3 (3.19%) Telerik
7 2 (2.13%) Xilinx
7 2 (2.13%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (2.13%) Altera
7 2 (2.13%) Synopsys
7 2 (2.13%) Cadence
7 2 (2.13%) Sage
8 1 (1.06%) Adobe
8 1 (1.06%) Cognos
8 1 (1.06%) Teradata
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