Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 131 137
Rank change year-on-year +33 +6 +18
Permanent jobs citing VBA 36 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.83% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.38% 1.06% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 12
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £29,576
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% +4.82% -8.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,925 £21,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £36,425 £38,150
UK median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +3.45%

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 1,065 942 1,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 54.03% 46.24% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 885 878 1,178
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,350 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 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
South Wales +29 35 £36,250 +16.94% 5
West Wales - 1 £24,500 -
VBA
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for VBA.

1 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 27 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (75.00%) Finance
3 16 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (36.11%) Banking
4 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
5 12 (33.33%) XML
5 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 10 (27.78%) VB
7 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (25.00%) C#
7 9 (25.00%) Java
7 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 9 (25.00%) MVC
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (22.22%) Practice Management
8 8 (22.22%) Law
8 8 (22.22%) MS Access
9 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (13.89%) Power BI
10 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Degree
11 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft

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 3 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
1 3 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) PABX
2 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (22.22%) MS Access
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (13.89%) Power BI
7 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.33%) DB2
7 3 (8.33%) PowerPivot
7 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (8.33%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Banking
3 8 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) SQL Developer
3 15 (41.67%) VBA Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Access Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Access VBA Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Development Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Development Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) ETL Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Development Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) e-Learning
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Robotics
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (25.00%) MVC
3 8 (22.22%) Practice Management
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 3 (8.33%) ETL
6 3 (8.33%) ETL Development
6 3 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 2 (5.56%) CMMI
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 10 (27.78%) VB
3 9 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (25.00%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.78%) VMware