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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 178 191 173
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing VBA 89 81 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.19% 1.02% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 1.96% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
3968 4137 4395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.84% 51.87% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3438 3547 3897
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Essex +41 52 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Hertfordshire -34 28 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Bedfordshire -1 3 £65,000 +44.44%
Suffolk -9 3 £30,000 +33.33% 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 107 (74.83%) SQL
2 81 (56.64%) SQL Server
3 70 (48.95%) .NET
4 57 (39.86%) C#
5 48 (33.57%) MS Excel
6 42 (29.37%) MS Access
7 34 (23.78%) VB
7 34 (23.78%) MS Office
7 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
8 32 (22.38%) Degree
9 31 (21.68%) Windows
10 28 (19.58%) Finance
11 26 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (18.18%) Ajax
12 23 (16.08%) .NET Framework
12 23 (16.08%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (15.38%) XML
14 21 (14.69%) HTML
14 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (13.99%) Java
15 20 (13.99%) VB.NET
16 18 (12.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 17 (11.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (11.89%) ITIL
18 16 (11.19%) Crystal Reports
18 16 (11.19%) Oracle
18 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
19 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (10.49%) VBScript
19 15 (10.49%) ADSI

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (6.99%) MS Exchange
1 10 (6.99%) SAS
1 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (4.20%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (4.20%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.10%) Captiva
5 2 (1.40%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.40%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.40%) IIS
5 2 (1.40%) Apache
5 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 48 (33.57%) MS Excel
2 34 (23.78%) MS Office
3 6 (4.20%) MS Project
4 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.40%) SPSS
5 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (6.29%) SunGard AvantGard
2 6 (4.20%) CODA-Financials
2 6 (4.20%) assyst
3 3 (2.10%) Cognos Planning
3 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.70%) AWD
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.70%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.20%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.20%) VPN
2 6 (4.20%) DNS
2 6 (4.20%) SSL
2 6 (4.20%) Firewall
2 6 (4.20%) VLAN
2 6 (4.20%) NAS
2 6 (4.20%) LAN
2 6 (4.20%) WAN
2 6 (4.20%) DHCP
3 4 (2.80%) SAN
4 1 (0.70%) Intranet
4 1 (0.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (56.64%) SQL Server
2 42 (29.37%) MS Access
3 26 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (12.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (11.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (11.19%) Crystal Reports
7 14 (9.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (7.69%) Relational Database
10 10 (6.99%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (3.50%) OLAP
13 4 (2.80%) Data Mining
13 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
14 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (1.40%) MySQL
15 2 (1.40%) Hadoop
15 2 (1.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.20%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.40%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.70%) Selenium
4 1 (0.70%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.70%) Hudson
4 1 (0.70%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (19.58%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.80%) Retail
4 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.10%) Marketing
5 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (41.26%) Developer
2 51 (35.66%) Analyst
3 21 (14.69%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.59%) Access Developer
5 16 (11.19%) Support Analyst
6 12 (8.39%) C# Developer
7 11 (7.69%) Data Analyst
7 11 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.59%) Programmer
10 7 (4.90%) Analyst Programmer
10 7 (4.90%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.90%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.90%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) Financial Analyst
11 6 (4.20%) Senior Programmer
11 6 (4.20%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.20%) Release Manager
12 5 (3.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (48.95%) .NET
2 26 (18.18%) Ajax
3 23 (16.08%) .NET Framework
4 22 (15.38%) XML
5 21 (14.69%) HTML
6 15 (10.49%) ADSI
7 14 (9.79%) ASP.NET
8 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (3.50%) CSS
10 3 (2.10%) JSON
11 2 (1.40%) LAMP
11 2 (1.40%) WCF
11 2 (1.40%) Web Services
11 2 (1.40%) REST
12 1 (0.70%) D3.js
12 1 (0.70%) DOM
12 1 (0.70%) XSLT
12 1 (0.70%) ODBC
12 1 (0.70%) EDI
12 1 (0.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.59%) Statistics
4 7 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.20%) Replication
5 6 (4.20%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.20%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (2.10%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.10%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.10%) NHS
6 3 (2.10%) FMCG
6 3 (2.10%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.40%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.40%) Physics
7 2 (1.40%) Chemistry
7 2 (1.40%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.68%) Windows
2 12 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.10%) UNIX
4 3 (2.10%) Linux
4 3 (2.10%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.40%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.70%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.08%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (11.89%) ITIL
3 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (9.79%) Web Application Development
5 11 (7.69%) Data Mapping
5 11 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 11 (7.69%) Scrum
6 10 (6.99%) MVC
6 10 (6.99%) TDD
6 10 (6.99%) Unit Testing
6 10 (6.99%) ATDD
7 9 (6.29%) Analytics
7 9 (6.29%) OWASP
7 9 (6.29%) CRM
8 8 (5.59%) PRINCE2
8 8 (5.59%) ERP
8 8 (5.59%) ETL
9 7 (4.90%) ITIL V3
9 7 (4.90%) SDLC
10 6 (4.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 107 (74.83%) SQL
2 57 (39.86%) C#
3 34 (23.78%) VB
4 20 (13.99%) VB.NET
4 20 (13.99%) Java
5 15 (10.49%) VBScript
6 9 (6.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.20%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.20%) MATLAB
7 6 (4.20%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.20%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.80%) VB6
9 3 (2.10%) R
10 2 (1.40%) C
10 2 (1.40%) Python
10 2 (1.40%) Perl
10 2 (1.40%) PHP
11 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.70%) RPG
11 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (22.38%) Degree
2 11 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.99%) ISEB
4 5 (3.50%) MCSE
4 5 (3.50%) MCSA
4 5 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.40%) MOS
5 2 (1.40%) PhD
6 1 (0.70%) MCSD
6 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.39%) XenApp
2 6 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (4.20%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.80%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.80%) Xen
3 4 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.19%) Oracle
3 15 (10.49%) Cognos
4 11 (7.69%) SunGard
4 11 (7.69%) CODA
5 10 (6.99%) Citrix
6 8 (5.59%) HP
7 6 (4.20%) Dell
7 6 (4.20%) EMC
7 6 (4.20%) Cisco
7 6 (4.20%) NetApp
7 6 (4.20%) Apple
7 6 (4.20%) VMware
7 6 (4.20%) Fujitsu
7 6 (4.20%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.10%) Tableau
8 3 (2.10%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.10%) Kofax
9 2 (1.40%) OpenText
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Salary: to £45k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
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