Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 118 127
Rank change year-on-year +26 +9 +20
Permanent jobs citing VBA 14 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.98% 0.31% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 0.62% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 13
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% +4.84% -7.46%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £22,445
90th Percentile £43,750 £39,800 £38,109
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% +4.84% -4.62%

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 764 802 1,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 53.65% 50.25% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 661 727 1,046
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,448 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +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 21 July 2018. 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 +7 11 £42,500 +26.87% 4
Bridgend - 2 £35,000 -
Torfaen - 1 - -
VBA
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (71.43%) Finance
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 8 (57.14%) XML
6 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (50.00%) MVC
7 7 (50.00%) VB
7 7 (50.00%) C#
7 7 (50.00%) Java
7 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (42.86%) Practice Management
8 6 (42.86%) Law
9 3 (21.43%) MS Access
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle
10 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
10 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (14.29%) Degree
10 2 (14.29%) Power BI
10 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014

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 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) MS Access
5 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (14.29%) Power BI
6 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) DB2
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) SAS EBI
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Law
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Development Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Development Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Development Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Coach
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) MI Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Practice Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) CMMI
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (50.00%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau