The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 112 129 133
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing VBA 21 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.86% 0.37% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 0.63% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 17
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
VBA
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1439 1261 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.85% 58.49% 68.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1081 1766
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

VBA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

VBA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Peterborough +1 1 £45,000 -10.00%
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
3 12 (41.38%) Degree
4 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (37.93%) C#
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) .NET
6 8 (27.59%) XML
6 8 (27.59%) MS Access
6 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
6 8 (27.59%) Finance
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (27.59%) Derivative
6 8 (27.59%) Marketing
7 7 (24.14%) WCF
7 7 (24.14%) Scrum
8 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
9 5 (17.24%) Spotfire
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.24%) PHP
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) MS Access
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (17.24%) Spotfire
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) QlikView
6 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
1 8 (27.59%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Business Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Graduate
4 7 (24.14%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Database Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Excel Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Business Performance Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) XML
3 7 (24.14%) WCF
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) SOAP
5 5 (17.24%) Web Services
6 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.79%) CSS
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (27.59%) Derivative
3 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.34%) Informatics
4 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.34%) Statistics
4 3 (10.34%) Ontologies
5 2 (6.90%) Photography
5 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
5 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.90%) Kindle
6 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
2 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.79%) OOP
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Data Management
6 3 (10.34%) Product Management
6 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Master Data Management
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) MVC
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) Delphi
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy