The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 97 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing VBA 2 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 0.41% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.90% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 19
Average salary £33,750 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
VBA
UK

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
665 557 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.60% 45.43% 59.00%
Number of salaries quoted 568 493 651
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £32,958
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 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
South Wales -18 1 £35,000 -
West Wales - 1 £32,500 - 1
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) OOP
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) WPF
6 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
7 2 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Cognos
8 1 (9.09%) ERP
8 1 (9.09%) ODBC
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (9.09%) C#
8 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 1 (9.09%) Process Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) WPF
2 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
3 1 (9.09%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Campaign Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago