The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 29 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.69% 2.91% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.66% 7.14% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
VBA
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Programming Languages Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 29.78% 40.78% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 26
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) PDM
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) RPG
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) OS/400
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) AS400
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AWD
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ODBC
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) RPG
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP