The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 86 88
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.58% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.43% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
516 420 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.33% 40.35% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 474 404 387
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Informatics
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Informatics
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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