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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 112 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -1
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% 1.82% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 4.38% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 4
Average salary £30,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
644 479 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.94% 41.40% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 603 419 443
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VBA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -20 1 £45,000 +45.16% 3
Bedford -28 1 £30,500 +27.08%
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £30,500 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) C
3 5 (45.45%) MS Access
3 5 (45.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) VB
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Papyrus
7 1 (9.09%) Exstream
7 1 (9.09%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (9.09%) Papyrus
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (9.09%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) MS Access
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Access Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Database Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Informatics
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 4 (36.36%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
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