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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 93 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 9 38 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.69% 2.92% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 5.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 34 0
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,625 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +3.46%
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
638 708 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.93% 54.38% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 561 651 463
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,650 £25,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -6 9 £32,500 +8.33% 3
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (42.86%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (42.86%) Delphi
5 6 (42.86%) Validation
5 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) MS Access
7 4 (28.57%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (21.43%) Data Validation
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
8 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
8 3 (21.43%) MS Project
8 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 3 (21.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (35.71%) MS Access
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Report Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Project Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) MI Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Validation
1 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Data Validation
2 3 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Delphi
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
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