The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 80 85 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Permanent jobs citing VBA 2 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.25% 0.58% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 1.12% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 22
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
VBA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
387 447 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.93% 52.10% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 359 413 382
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VBA
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Southampton region.

VBA Salary Trend in Southampton

VBA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) SPSS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree