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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 116 125 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing VBA 11 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 0.73% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 1.13% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 25
Average salary £22,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.82% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -
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
1239 1589 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.31% 64.07% 66.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 1362 1564
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 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
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 27 May 2015. 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 +2 6 £30,000 -11.76%
Peterborough - 4 £22,500 -
Huntingdon +5 1 £26,500 +8.16%
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (46.15%) Mathematics
4 12 (46.15%) C#
5 11 (42.31%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (38.46%) Statistics
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (38.46%) Data Analysis
7 8 (30.77%) SAS
7 8 (30.77%) Oracle
7 8 (30.77%) Degree
8 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (26.92%) .NET
8 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
8 7 (26.92%) XML
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) MATLAB
9 6 (23.08%) Data Mining
9 6 (23.08%) Analytics
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 4 (15.38%) ETL
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) R
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
12 3 (11.54%) SDLC
12 3 (11.54%) Chemistry

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (30.77%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) SPSS
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (23.08%) Data Mining
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
6 3 (11.54%) MS Access
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (7.69%) OLAP
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (7.69%) Text Mining
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (7.69%) Spotfire
7 2 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Graduate
4 5 (19.23%) Data Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Insight Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Data Insight Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Operations Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
6 2 (7.69%) MI Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Research Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) WCF
2 3 (11.54%) SOAP
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) D3.js
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 10 (38.46%) Statistics
3 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Chemistry
4 3 (11.54%) Biotechnology
5 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.69%) Physics
5 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.85%) Life Science
6 1 (3.85%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Numerical Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Yield Management
6 2 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
6 2 (7.69%) Linear Regression
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Competitive Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Strategic Management
6 2 (7.69%) Operations Research
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
3 7 (26.92%) MATLAB
4 4 (15.38%) R
5 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
4 2 (7.69%) Cognos