The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 59 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 12 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.71% 1.22% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
VBA
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
313 273 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 44.52% 47.64% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 248 212 218
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VBA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

VBA Salary Trend in Swindon

VBA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 29 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (86.21%) VBScript
2 25 (86.21%) VB
3 22 (75.86%) MS Office
3 22 (75.86%) MS Excel
4 21 (72.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 21 (72.41%) Computer Science
4 21 (72.41%) QA
5 16 (55.17%) XML
5 16 (55.17%) OO
6 15 (51.72%) Scrum
7 12 (41.38%) OOP
8 11 (37.93%) Automated Testing
8 11 (37.93%) ISEB
9 10 (34.48%) HP
10 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
10 4 (13.79%) UNIX
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle
10 4 (13.79%) Change Management
10 4 (13.79%) Finance
11 3 (10.34%) Automotive
11 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
11 3 (10.34%) Economics
11 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Degree
11 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
12 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
12 1 (3.45%) Banking

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 22 (75.86%) MS Office
1 22 (75.86%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 21 (72.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Test Manager
3 8 (27.59%) Junior Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Tester
3 8 (27.59%) Junior
3 8 (27.59%) Lead Tester
3 8 (27.59%) Automated Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Products Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) VB Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Economics
2 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) OO
2 15 (51.72%) Scrum
3 12 (41.38%) OOP
4 11 (37.93%) Automated Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Quality Management
6 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (86.21%) VBScript
2 25 (86.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) ISEB
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (72.41%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) HP
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle