The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 17 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 Brentwood region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 31 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing VBA 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.59% 1.19% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 1.79% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 63.49% 66.67% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 66 39 22
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBA
Essex

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

VBA
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

VBA Salary Trend in Brentwood

VBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 3 (60.00%) VBScript
1 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
1 3 (60.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos