The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
UK / Wales
Rank 87 93 98
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing VBA 7 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.67% 0.95% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 1.90% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 5
Median salary £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
570 685 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 54.39% 50.04% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 489 590 647
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VBA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

VBA Salary Trend in Wales

VBA
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

VBA Salary Histogram in Wales

VBA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Wales - 5 £28,500 -
South Wales +13 1 £40,500 +22.72%
West Wales -12 1 £23,000 -17.45%
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VBA.

1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) VB
2 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
2 5 (45.45%) MS Access
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
4 2 (18.18%) QlikView
5 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) NAS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) PABX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) PABX
1 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MS Access
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Access Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Access VBA Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Excel Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Excel VBA Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) VB Developer
2 5 (45.45%) VBA Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) VB
1 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) VMware