The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 100 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing VBA 7 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 0.42% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.64% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 16
Median salary £29,250 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £30,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
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
873 943 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.01% 66.18% 67.18%
Number of salaries quoted 775 843 1085
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for VBA.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) MS Access
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (28.57%) QlikView
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 1 (14.29%) VB
7 1 (14.29%) MySQL
7 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Replication
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
2 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) VBA Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Access Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Access VBA Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Excel Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Excel VBA Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Database Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle