Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 82 109
Rank change year-on-year -33 +27 +20
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.31% 1.99% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 3.68% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 8
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +16.54% +2.42%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £23,275
90th Percentile £44,355 £43,750 £37,775
Wales median annual salary £33,250 £36,750 £31,750
% change year-on-year -9.52% +15.75% +2.42%

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 859 787 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 52.76% 54.13% 48.23%
Number of salaries quoted 776 678 667
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £54,448
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 August 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 -22 4 £31,500 -15.44%
VBA
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) SAS
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) Azure
4 2 (40.00%) AWS

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 2 (40.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
1 2 (40.00%) Power Platform
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) Power BI
3 2 (40.00%) PowerPivot
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (40.00%) SAS EBI
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com