The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 108 99 113
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 10 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.58% 1.20% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 1.75% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 12
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1121 1146 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 64.57% 68.54% 74.82%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1065 1193
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
Cambridgeshire

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 10 July 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) .NET
4 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 16 (57.14%) C#
5 15 (53.57%) HTML
6 14 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 13 (46.43%) PHP
7 13 (46.43%) Photoshop
7 13 (46.43%) Visual Studio
7 13 (46.43%) ADO.NET
7 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
7 13 (46.43%) Adobe
7 13 (46.43%) CSS
7 13 (46.43%) OOP
7 13 (46.43%) Scrum
7 13 (46.43%) ISO 9001
7 13 (46.43%) Web Development
7 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
8 12 (42.86%) OO
9 11 (39.29%) Ajax
9 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (39.29%) JIRA
9 11 (39.29%) Time Management
10 7 (25.00%) Finance
10 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (17.86%) QA
12 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
12 4 (14.29%) Data Management
12 4 (14.29%) SharePoint Server

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Photoshop
2 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SunGard APT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 3 (10.71%) MS Access
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Visual Studio
2 11 (39.29%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) C# Developer
3 13 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Applications Support
5 5 (17.86%) Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Administrator
6 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Business Performance Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Quantitative Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) HTML
3 13 (46.43%) CSS
3 13 (46.43%) ADO.NET
3 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
4 11 (39.29%) Ajax
5 3 (10.71%) COM
6 2 (7.14%) WCF
7 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Photography
1 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
1 2 (7.14%) Kindle
2 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) OOP
1 13 (46.43%) Web Development
1 13 (46.43%) Scrum
2 12 (42.86%) OO
3 11 (39.29%) Time Management
4 4 (14.29%) ERP
4 4 (14.29%) Data Management
4 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Image Processing
6 2 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (7.14%) MVC
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) Monte Carlo Method
7 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) C#
3 14 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 13 (46.43%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) VB6
5 3 (10.71%) VB
5 3 (10.71%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) Delphi
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) Fortran
7 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) ISO 9001
2 5 (17.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) SunGard
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