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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 207 180 180
Rank change year-on-year
-27 0
Permanent jobs citing VBA 63 101 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 1.20% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 2.12% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 39 86 77
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
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
3945 4756 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.18% 56.73% 56.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3386 4023 4062
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +17 23 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Hertfordshire -21 21 £32,000 -20.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 9 £22,500 -33.82%
Bedfordshire +20 7 £62,500 +38.88%
Suffolk -2 3 £26,250 +31.25% 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 102 (80.31%) SQL
2 67 (52.76%) SQL Server
3 55 (43.31%) C#
4 53 (41.73%) MS Excel
5 47 (37.01%) .NET
6 42 (33.07%) Microsoft
7 38 (29.92%) Degree
8 31 (24.41%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (24.41%) Finance
8 31 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (23.62%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (22.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (18.11%) MS Access
11 23 (18.11%) MS Office
11 23 (18.11%) Windows
12 22 (17.32%) XML
12 22 (17.32%) VB
13 21 (16.54%) ETL
14 20 (15.75%) Oracle
14 20 (15.75%) Crystal Reports
15 18 (14.17%) HTML
15 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET
15 18 (14.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 17 (13.39%) Data Analysis
16 17 (13.39%) VB.NET
17 15 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (11.81%) Mathematics
18 14 (11.02%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 12 (9.45%) SAS
2 10 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (7.87%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.51%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (5.51%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 53 (41.73%) MS Excel
2 23 (18.11%) MS Office
3 14 (11.02%) MS Project
4 2 (1.57%) SPSS
5 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) assyst
2 6 (4.72%) SunGard AvantGard
3 3 (2.36%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (1.57%) PRMS
5 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.79%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.79%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.79%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.79%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.79%) Sage 300 ERP
5 1 (0.79%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Office 365
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.36%) VPN
2 3 (2.36%) DNS
2 3 (2.36%) SSL
2 3 (2.36%) DHCP
2 3 (2.36%) LAN
2 3 (2.36%) WAN
2 3 (2.36%) SAN
2 3 (2.36%) Firewall
2 3 (2.36%) VLAN
2 3 (2.36%) NAS
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (52.76%) SQL Server
2 31 (24.41%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (22.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (18.11%) MS Access
5 20 (15.75%) Crystal Reports
6 18 (14.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (10.24%) Data Mining
8 12 (9.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (8.66%) Relational Database
9 11 (8.66%) OLAP
10 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (7.09%) OLAP Cube
10 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (3.94%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.57%) Spotfire
13 2 (1.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (5.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 31 (24.41%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.94%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.36%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (36.22%) Analyst
2 43 (33.86%) Developer
3 9 (7.09%) Software Developer
3 9 (7.09%) Support Analyst
3 9 (7.09%) MI Developer
4 8 (6.30%) .NET Developer
4 8 (6.30%) Data Analyst
4 8 (6.30%) Access Developer
4 8 (6.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (5.51%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (5.51%) Release Manager
5 7 (5.51%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.72%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (4.72%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (4.72%) Graduate
7 5 (3.94%) Applications Support
7 5 (3.94%) C# Developer
7 5 (3.94%) MI Analyst
8 4 (3.15%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (2.36%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.01%) .NET
2 22 (17.32%) XML
3 18 (14.17%) HTML
3 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET
4 13 (10.24%) Ajax
5 10 (7.87%) CSS
6 8 (6.30%) Web Services
7 7 (5.51%) ADSI
7 7 (5.51%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.51%) JSON
7 7 (5.51%) WCF
8 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.72%) REST
9 3 (2.36%) SOAP
10 2 (1.57%) D3.js
10 2 (1.57%) Apache Flex
10 2 (1.57%) jQuery
10 2 (1.57%) WinForms
10 2 (1.57%) EDI
11 1 (0.79%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.41%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.81%) Mathematics
3 13 (10.24%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.87%) Statistics
5 7 (5.51%) Data Structures
5 7 (5.51%) Data Extraction
6 5 (3.94%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.36%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.36%) Replication
7 3 (2.36%) Physics
7 3 (2.36%) Chemistry
7 3 (2.36%) Biotechnology
7 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.36%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.79%) NHS
9 1 (0.79%) Life Science
9 1 (0.79%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.11%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.51%) UNIX
4 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.36%) Solaris
5 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.62%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (16.54%) ETL
3 17 (13.39%) Data Analysis
4 15 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.24%) ITIL
6 12 (9.45%) Analytics
7 11 (8.66%) ERP
7 11 (8.66%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.09%) SDLC
9 8 (6.30%) ITIL V3
10 7 (5.51%) ITSM
10 7 (5.51%) Scrum
10 7 (5.51%) System Testing
10 7 (5.51%) Performance Management
10 7 (5.51%) Release Management
11 6 (4.72%) Data Mapping
11 6 (4.72%) TDD
11 6 (4.72%) MVC
11 6 (4.72%) Web Application Development
12 5 (3.94%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 102 (80.31%) SQL
2 55 (43.31%) C#
3 22 (17.32%) VB
4 17 (13.39%) VB.NET
5 14 (11.02%) Java
6 11 (8.66%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.30%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.51%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.15%) R
9 4 (3.15%) VBScript
10 3 (2.36%) Perl
10 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.36%) AWK
10 3 (2.36%) Korn
10 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.57%) Python
11 2 (1.57%) C
11 2 (1.57%) PHP
11 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (29.92%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) ISEB
3 3 (2.36%) PhD
3 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.57%) MOS
4 2 (1.57%) MCSE
4 2 (1.57%) MCSA
5 1 (0.79%) MCSD
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) XenApp
2 5 (3.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.36%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.36%) Xen
3 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 42 (33.07%) Microsoft
2 20 (15.75%) Oracle
3 12 (9.45%) Cognos
4 10 (7.87%) Citrix
4 10 (7.87%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (5.51%) NetApp
5 7 (5.51%) EMC
6 6 (4.72%) CODA
6 6 (4.72%) SunGard
7 4 (3.15%) HP
8 3 (2.36%) SAP
8 3 (2.36%) Cisco
8 3 (2.36%) Dell
8 3 (2.36%) Apple
8 3 (2.36%) VMware
8 3 (2.36%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.36%) Fujitsu
9 2 (1.57%) Tableau
9 2 (1.57%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.57%) IBM
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