The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 83 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing VBA 20 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.53% 0.66% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 1.41% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 3
Average salary £28,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
VBA
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
662 497 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 50.77% 46.89% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 563 419 424
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Wiltshire

VBA
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

VBA
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Swindon +7 14 £25,000 -28.57%
Chippenham - 4 £32,500 -
Salisbury - 1 £22,500 -
VBA
South West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 31 (93.94%) SQL
2 25 (75.76%) VB
3 23 (69.70%) VBScript
4 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
5 17 (51.52%) QuickTest Pro
5 17 (51.52%) MS Office
5 17 (51.52%) Computer Science
5 17 (51.52%) QA
6 16 (48.48%) XML
7 15 (45.45%) Scrum
8 14 (42.42%) OO
9 11 (33.33%) Oracle
10 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (27.27%) ISEB
11 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
11 9 (27.27%) UNIX
12 8 (24.24%) OOP
12 8 (24.24%) HP
13 6 (18.18%) Change Management
14 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
14 4 (12.12%) HTML
15 3 (9.09%) Delphi
15 3 (9.09%) .NET
15 3 (9.09%) J2EE
15 3 (9.09%) ITIL
15 3 (9.09%) Linux
15 3 (9.09%) JBoss
15 3 (9.09%) Apache
15 3 (9.09%) Economics
15 3 (9.09%) Software Testing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (51.52%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) MS Access
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Test Manager
3 8 (24.24%) Junior Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Tester
3 8 (24.24%) Junior
3 8 (24.24%) Lead Tester
3 8 (24.24%) Automated Tester
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Products Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Developer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) XML
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (9.09%) J2EE
3 3 (9.09%) Java EE
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) Flash
4 2 (6.06%) XSLT
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) Cocoa
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Economics
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Scrum
2 14 (42.42%) OO
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 8 (24.24%) OOP
6 6 (18.18%) Change Management
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Business Development
8 1 (3.03%) Coaching
8 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) SQL
2 25 (75.76%) VB
3 23 (69.70%) VBScript
4 3 (9.09%) Delphi
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) JBoss