The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 179 198 176
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 89 50 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.12% 0.73% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 1.29% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 108
Average salary £32,000 £38,350 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.55% +27.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £46,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4115 3863 5284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.78% 56.40% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3378 3275 4648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VBA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VBA Salary Trend in the East of England

VBA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in the East of England

VBA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Hertfordshire -10 36 £32,000 -9.85% 6
Cambridgeshire +5 21 £27,000 -43.15% 2
Essex -4 15 £40,000 +2.04%
Bedfordshire +12 9 £32,500 - 5
Norfolk +9 7 £25,000 -
East Anglia - 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 102 (64.97%) SQL
2 79 (50.32%) C#
3 56 (35.67%) SQL Server
4 53 (33.76%) .NET
5 46 (29.30%) Microsoft
6 40 (25.48%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (24.84%) Degree
7 39 (24.84%) VB.NET
8 38 (24.20%) Finance
9 36 (22.93%) ASP.NET
9 36 (22.93%) XML
10 34 (21.66%) VB
10 34 (21.66%) JavaScript
11 29 (18.47%) MS Excel
12 27 (17.20%) Web Services
13 26 (16.56%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (16.56%) T-SQL
14 25 (15.92%) MS Access
15 23 (14.65%) HTML
16 21 (13.38%) SOAP
16 21 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (13.38%) Java
17 19 (12.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (12.10%) Oracle
17 19 (12.10%) Computer Science
18 17 (10.83%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (10.19%) ETL
19 16 (10.19%) ISEB
19 16 (10.19%) REST
19 16 (10.19%) Marketing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.27%) SAS
3 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.64%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (18.47%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.64%) AutoCAD
3 7 (4.46%) MS Office
4 3 (1.91%) SPSS
4 3 (1.91%) MS Project
5 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) PRMS
1 1 (0.64%) assyst
1 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.64%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.64%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.64%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (35.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.56%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (15.92%) MS Access
4 19 (12.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (10.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (9.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (8.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (8.92%) Data Mining
8 12 (7.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (7.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 11 (7.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (5.73%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (3.18%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.18%) Spotfire
11 5 (3.18%) MarkLogic
11 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.91%) QlikView
12 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.91%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (8.92%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (7.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (3.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (3.18%) Selenium
5 3 (1.91%) LabVIEW
5 3 (1.91%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.64%) TestDirector
General
1 38 (24.20%) Finance
2 16 (10.19%) Marketing
3 12 (7.64%) Retail
4 7 (4.46%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.82%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.18%) Publishing
6 5 (3.18%) Banking
7 4 (2.55%) Back Office
7 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.91%) Electronics
8 3 (1.91%) Military
9 1 (0.64%) Law
9 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (37.58%) Developer
2 57 (36.31%) Analyst
3 22 (14.01%) Graduate
3 22 (14.01%) Business Analyst
4 19 (12.10%) Graduate Developer
5 18 (11.46%) C# Developer
6 16 (10.19%) .NET Developer
7 13 (8.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.37%) Performance Analyst
8 10 (6.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Capacity Analyst
10 8 (5.10%) Environment Manager
10 8 (5.10%) Report Analyst
11 7 (4.46%) Data Analyst
11 7 (4.46%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Junior
11 7 (4.46%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Business Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.46%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (33.76%) .NET
2 36 (22.93%) ASP.NET
2 36 (22.93%) XML
3 27 (17.20%) Web Services
4 23 (14.65%) HTML
5 21 (13.38%) SOAP
6 16 (10.19%) REST
7 15 (9.55%) WinForms
7 15 (9.55%) JSON
8 14 (8.92%) WCF
9 13 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 12 (7.64%) LINQ
10 12 (7.64%) CSS
11 6 (3.82%) jQuery
12 5 (3.18%) XML Schema
12 5 (3.18%) XSLT
12 5 (3.18%) XHTML
12 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (2.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.48%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.10%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.73%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.10%) Derivative
4 8 (5.10%) Ontologies
5 6 (3.82%) Statistics
5 6 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.82%) Data Conversion
6 5 (3.18%) Semantic Web
7 4 (2.55%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.91%) Informatics
8 3 (1.91%) Robotics
8 3 (1.91%) VHDL
8 3 (1.91%) Verilog
8 3 (1.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.91%) Chemistry
9 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.27%) FMCG
9 2 (1.27%) Economics
9 2 (1.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.01%) UNIX
2 9 (5.73%) Solaris
3 8 (5.10%) Windows
4 6 (3.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.64%) Linux
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.38%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (10.19%) ETL
3 15 (9.55%) Data Analysis
4 10 (6.37%) ERP
4 10 (6.37%) MVC
4 10 (6.37%) Performance Testing
4 10 (6.37%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (5.73%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (5.10%) Risk Management
6 8 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (4.46%) Migration
7 7 (4.46%) Data Management
7 7 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (4.46%) Wealth Management
8 6 (3.82%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (3.82%) Test Automation
8 6 (3.82%) Scrum
8 6 (3.82%) Software Engineering
8 6 (3.82%) Software Testing
8 6 (3.82%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (64.97%) SQL
2 79 (50.32%) C#
3 39 (24.84%) VB.NET
4 34 (21.66%) VB
4 34 (21.66%) JavaScript
5 26 (16.56%) T-SQL
6 21 (13.38%) Java
7 14 (8.92%) VB6
8 8 (5.10%) Korn
8 8 (5.10%) Perl
8 8 (5.10%) VBScript
8 8 (5.10%) AWK
8 8 (5.10%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.46%) Python
10 6 (3.82%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.18%) C++
11 5 (3.18%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.91%) PHP
12 3 (1.91%) Lua
13 1 (0.64%) RPG
Qualifications
1 39 (24.84%) Degree
2 16 (10.19%) ISEB
3 9 (5.73%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.64%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.91%) Firmware
2 1 (0.64%) XenApp
2 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (29.30%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.10%) Oracle
3 11 (7.01%) HP
4 8 (5.10%) Teradata
5 4 (2.55%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.91%) SAP
7 2 (1.27%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.27%) Sun
7 2 (1.27%) BEA
8 1 (0.64%) Cognos
8 1 (0.64%) EMC
8 1 (0.64%) Citrix
8 1 (0.64%) Adobe
8 1 (0.64%) NetApp
8 1 (0.64%) Apple
8 1 (0.64%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.64%) Sage
8 1 (0.64%) Remedy
8 1 (0.64%) Google
8 1 (0.64%) Coremetrics
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
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Salary: ASAP
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £18k - 20k per year
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Salary: Negotiable
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
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Salary: Negotiable
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