Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 128 137
Rank change year-on-year +32 +9 -30
Permanent jobs citing VBA 13 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.92% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 0.78% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 11
South Wales median annual salary £32,000 £29,076 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.06% -7.70% -
10th Percentile £21,650 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £35,650 £31,500 £33,750
Wales median annual salary £32,000 £28,151 £31,500
% change year-on-year +13.67% -10.63% -

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 678 1161 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 48.22% 52.49% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 618 1069 1075
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,250
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% -

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in South Wales

VBA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for VBA in South Wales

VBA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in South Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VBA in South Wales

VBA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +40 8 £31,750 +12.78%
Torfaen - 2 £27,750 - 1
Newport -2 1 £21,000 -32.26%
Gwent - 1 £34,000 -
VBA
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VBA.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) MS Access
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) CBAP
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Retail
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (7.69%) Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Logistic Regression
7 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MS Access
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Development Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Junior
2 3 (23.08%) Project Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Project Controller
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Development Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Development Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Support
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Database Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ActiveX
3 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
3 1 (7.69%) COM
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.69%) CHAID
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Insight
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Linear Regression
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy