The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 104 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBA 10 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.61% 0.70% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.09% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 24
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
VBA
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1089 916 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.73% 64.55% 63.31%
Number of salaries quoted 886 794 959
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VBA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VBA Salary Trend in Cambridge

VBA
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) Degree
3 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (40.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
6 8 (32.00%) Marketing
6 8 (32.00%) Derivative
7 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
7 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) Statistics
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle
9 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) Spotfire
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (16.00%) Chemistry
10 4 (16.00%) QlikView
10 4 (16.00%) Analytics
10 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
10 4 (16.00%) XML
10 4 (16.00%) UNIX
10 4 (16.00%) MS Access
10 4 (16.00%) Python
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) ETL
10 4 (16.00%) MATLAB

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Spotfire
3 4 (16.00%) QlikView
3 4 (16.00%) MS Access
4 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.00%) Text Mining
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
6 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (12.00%) Back Office
4 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.00%) Military
4 3 (12.00%) Electronics
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Database Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) MI Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Excel Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Derivative
3 7 (28.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (24.00%) Statistics
5 4 (16.00%) Chemistry
6 3 (12.00%) VHDL
6 3 (12.00%) Verilog
6 3 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (12.00%) Ontologies
6 3 (12.00%) Informatics
7 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
7 1 (4.00%) Biology
7 1 (4.00%) Biotechnology
7 1 (4.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) ETL
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Data Management
5 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) Master Data Management
5 3 (12.00%) Product Management
6 2 (8.00%) Linear Regression
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Competitive Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £45 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + other benefits
Posted: 16 days ago