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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 28 24
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood - 1.63% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.50% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
97 80 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 40.25% 65.04% 66.27%
Number of salaries quoted 57 66 38
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £38,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP