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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 91 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 8 37 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.61% 2.80% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 5.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 0
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
628 702 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.20% 53.14% 51.53%
Number of salaries quoted 556 645 480
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram 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 20 August 2014. 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 -17 8 £29,500 +1.72% 2
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) MS Access
6 5 (33.33%) MS Office
6 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (26.67%) Validation
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (26.67%) Delphi
7 4 (26.67%) .NET
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (20.00%) SAS
8 3 (20.00%) CRM
8 3 (20.00%) C#
8 3 (20.00%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (20.00%) Business Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) Analytics
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (13.33%) Data Validation

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) SAS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) POP3
1 1 (6.67%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) MS Access
3 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Report Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) MI Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
1 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Validation
1 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (13.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Delphi
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
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