Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 91 130
Rank change year-on-year -3 +39 -6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 13 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.89% 1.53% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 2.85% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 3
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% +13.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £30,300 £28,870 £27,400
90th Percentile £41,250 £43,370 £40,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +21.05% -8.02%

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 795 736 1,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 54.68% 53.45% 54.56%
Number of salaries quoted 671 649 913
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,900 £24,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +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
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 19 March 2019. 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 +1 12 £37,500 +1.35% 2
VBA
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for VBA.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (46.15%) ETL
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (38.46%) DB2
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) SAS
6 4 (30.77%) HTTP
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (30.77%) HTTPS
6 4 (30.77%) Google
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (30.77%) SaaS

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 4 (30.77%) SAS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
1 4 (30.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
1 4 (30.77%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (38.46%) DB2
3 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
4 4 (30.77%) Power BI
4 4 (30.77%) PowerPivot
4 4 (30.77%) SAS EBI
5 2 (15.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (46.15%) SQL BI Developer
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Business Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (23.08%) VBA Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Performance Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
1 4 (30.77%) JSON
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) ETL
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
3 4 (30.77%) ETL Development
3 4 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Business Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Health Informatics
5 1 (7.69%) Informatics
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Google
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle