Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 117 143
Rank change year-on-year +7 +26 -4
Permanent jobs citing VBA 9 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.51% 0.73% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 1.34% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 5
Wales median annual salary £33,250 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.76% +30.77% +4.84%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £43,925 £43,750 £39,800
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 929 1,044 1,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 52.57% 54.46% 50.02%
Number of salaries quoted 834 844 974
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,075
90th Percentile £56,172 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Wales

VBA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for VBA in Wales

VBA
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Wales over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for VBA in Wales

VBA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
South Wales -14 5 £35,000 -17.65% 4
North Wales - 3 £35,000 - 1
West Wales - 1 £25,500 -
VBA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for VBA.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) ETL
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Sage
5 3 (33.33%) MS Access
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Power BI
5 3 (33.33%) Power Platform
6 2 (22.22%) PowerPivot
6 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (22.22%) SAS EBI
6 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) DB2
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Power Platform
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) MS Access
3 3 (33.33%) Power BI
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (22.22%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) PowerPivot
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (22.22%) SAS EBI
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Laravel
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Business Forecasting
5 1 (11.11%) Data Science
5 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
5 1 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
5 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Sage
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com