The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 42 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 18 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.53% 1.64% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.11% 3.76% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -52.63%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
222 213 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 43.53% 43.74% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 195 203 216
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBA
Wiltshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (88.89%) SQL
1 16 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 15 (83.33%) MS Office
3 12 (66.67%) VBScript
3 12 (66.67%) VB
3 12 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (66.67%) QA
4 9 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (50.00%) OOP
4 9 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (33.33%) ISEB
5 6 (33.33%) HP
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) SAP
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.11%) IBM
8 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (11.11%) HTML
8 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
8 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
8 2 (11.11%) DTS
8 2 (11.11%) ERP
8 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 16 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 15 (83.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
3 2 (11.11%) DTS
3 2 (11.11%) MS Access
3 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Junior
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
5 3 (16.67%) VB Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
6 2 (11.11%) DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Lead Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Automated Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Junior DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) MDX
2 2 (11.11%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) OOP
1 9 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) SAP ESA
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) VBScript
2 12 (66.67%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.56%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago