The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 161 148 167
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing VBA 21 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.70% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 1.33% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 11
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,251
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,425 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
VBA
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 East Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2010 1723 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.25% 52.74% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1736 1521 1575
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 the East Midlands

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VBA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

VBA Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VBA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

VBA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
Leicestershire 0 7 £27,500 -31.25%
Nottinghamshire +1 5 £26,250 -4.54%
Derbyshire -11 5 £42,500 +71.71%
Lincolnshire +15 4 £32,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 29 (59.18%) SQL
1 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 28 (57.14%) .NET
3 19 (38.78%) VB
4 16 (32.65%) C#
5 13 (26.53%) HTML
6 12 (24.49%) VB.NET
6 12 (24.49%) jQuery
6 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (22.45%) XML
8 10 (20.41%) CSS
9 9 (18.37%) MySQL
9 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
9 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
11 7 (14.29%) Linux
11 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.29%) Perl
11 7 (14.29%) PHP
11 7 (14.29%) OO
11 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
11 7 (14.29%) Ajax
11 7 (14.29%) Finance
11 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.29%) VB6
11 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
12 5 (10.20%) Windows
12 5 (10.20%) MVC
12 5 (10.20%) T-SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (2.04%) SAS
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (18.37%) MySQL
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.08%) MS Access
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.04%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.16%) Back Office
4 3 (6.12%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.24%) SQL Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Access Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Developer
5 4 (8.16%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (6.12%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Report Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Report Developer
7 2 (4.08%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) .NET
2 13 (26.53%) HTML
3 12 (24.49%) jQuery
4 11 (22.45%) XML
5 10 (20.41%) CSS
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (14.29%) Ajax
8 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.16%) HTML5
9 4 (8.16%) Classic ASP
9 4 (8.16%) XSLT
10 3 (6.12%) WinForms
11 2 (4.08%) EDI
12 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (2.04%) Web Services
12 1 (2.04%) ADO
12 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
1 3 (6.12%) SCADA
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.04%) Statistics
2 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) OO
1 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
1 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.20%) MVC
2 5 (10.20%) E-Procurement
2 5 (10.20%) Web Development
2 5 (10.20%) Functional Programming
3 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
3 4 (8.16%) Use Case
3 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.16%) UML
3 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL
5 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.08%) OOP
5 2 (4.08%) ERP
5 2 (4.08%) Analytics
6 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.04%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) VB
3 16 (32.65%) C#
4 12 (24.49%) VB.NET
5 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.29%) Perl
5 7 (14.29%) PHP
5 7 (14.29%) VB6
5 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.20%) PHP5
7 4 (8.16%) Java
7 4 (8.16%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Cognos
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle