The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 65 69 70
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.18% 0.72% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 1.33% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £40,500 £30,971 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 303 377 347
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 54.69% 54.09% 53.47%
Number of salaries quoted 278 314 301
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing VBA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Cardiff

VBA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for VBA in Cardiff

VBA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ERP

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) MI Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle