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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 176 187 172
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing VBA 81 58 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.12% 0.88% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 1.54% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.25%
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
3824 3759 4789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.92% 56.96% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3100 3181 4193
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Hertfordshire -13 27 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 19 £27,750 -41.57% 5
Bedfordshire +12 15 £65,000 +106.34%
Essex -10 13 £42,500 +13.33%
Norfolk +7 6 £32,500 -
East Anglia - 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (66.05%) SQL
2 82 (50.62%) C#
3 65 (40.12%) SQL Server
4 54 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 53 (32.72%) .NET
6 43 (26.54%) Degree
7 42 (25.93%) Finance
8 41 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (24.69%) VB.NET
9 40 (24.69%) MS Excel
10 38 (23.46%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (22.84%) ASP.NET
12 34 (20.99%) XML
12 34 (20.99%) VB
13 32 (19.75%) JavaScript
13 32 (19.75%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (16.67%) T-SQL
14 27 (16.67%) Web Services
15 26 (16.05%) MS Access
16 25 (15.43%) ETL
16 25 (15.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (14.81%) Oracle
18 21 (12.96%) Java
18 21 (12.96%) SOAP
19 20 (12.35%) HTML
19 20 (12.35%) Data Analysis
20 19 (11.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 19 (11.73%) SQL Server 2012
21 18 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 18 (11.11%) Data Mining

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (6.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.09%) SAS
3 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (24.69%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.41%) AutoCAD
3 8 (4.94%) MS Project
4 7 (4.32%) MS Office
5 4 (2.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) PRMS
1 2 (1.23%) assyst
2 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.62%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.62%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.62%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.62%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (40.12%) SQL Server
2 38 (23.46%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (16.05%) MS Access
4 25 (15.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (11.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (11.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (11.11%) Data Mining
7 16 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (6.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (5.56%) RDBMS
10 9 (5.56%) Relational Database
11 7 (4.32%) OLAP
12 6 (3.70%) Spotfire
12 6 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (2.47%) QlikView
14 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (8.64%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (2.47%) Selenium
3 4 (2.47%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.23%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.62%) TestDirector
General
1 42 (25.93%) Finance
2 17 (10.49%) Marketing
3 12 (7.41%) Retail
4 8 (4.94%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.09%) Banking
7 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.47%) Back Office
8 3 (1.85%) Electronics
8 3 (1.85%) Military
9 2 (1.23%) Publishing
10 1 (0.62%) Law
10 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (35.80%) Developer
2 56 (34.57%) Analyst
3 23 (14.20%) Business Analyst
4 18 (11.11%) Graduate
5 17 (10.49%) C# Developer
6 16 (9.88%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (9.26%) .NET Developer
8 12 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 10 (6.17%) Performance Analyst
9 10 (6.17%) Capacity Analyst
9 10 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.94%) Environment Manager
10 8 (4.94%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.32%) Data Analyst
11 7 (4.32%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.32%) Junior
11 7 (4.32%) Business Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.32%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.32%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (32.72%) .NET
2 37 (22.84%) ASP.NET
3 34 (20.99%) XML
4 27 (16.67%) Web Services
5 21 (12.96%) SOAP
6 20 (12.35%) HTML
7 16 (9.88%) REST
8 15 (9.26%) WinForms
8 15 (9.26%) JSON
9 14 (8.64%) WCF
10 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 12 (7.41%) LINQ
12 9 (5.56%) CSS
13 6 (3.70%) jQuery
14 5 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (2.47%) AngularJS
15 4 (2.47%) Ajax
16 3 (1.85%) J2EE
17 2 (1.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.88%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.64%) Management Information System
4 13 (8.02%) Mathematics
5 9 (5.56%) Statistics
6 8 (4.94%) Derivative
7 7 (4.32%) Data Extraction
8 6 (3.70%) Data Structures
8 6 (3.70%) Data Conversion
9 5 (3.09%) Ontologies
10 4 (2.47%) Chemistry
11 3 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.85%) Physics
11 3 (1.85%) Informatics
11 3 (1.85%) VHDL
11 3 (1.85%) Verilog
12 2 (1.23%) Economics
12 2 (1.23%) Robotics
12 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.64%) UNIX
2 11 (6.79%) Windows
3 10 (6.17%) Solaris
4 8 (4.94%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.75%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (15.43%) ETL
3 20 (12.35%) Data Analysis
4 15 (9.26%) ERP
5 11 (6.79%) Business Analysis
5 11 (6.79%) Performance Testing
5 11 (6.79%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (6.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (6.17%) MVC
7 9 (5.56%) Migration
8 8 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.94%) Risk Management
8 8 (4.94%) CAD
9 7 (4.32%) Project Management
9 7 (4.32%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.32%) Analytics
9 7 (4.32%) Operations Management
9 7 (4.32%) Wealth Management
9 7 (4.32%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (66.05%) SQL
2 82 (50.62%) C#
3 40 (24.69%) VB.NET
4 34 (20.99%) VB
5 32 (19.75%) JavaScript
6 27 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 21 (12.96%) Java
8 14 (8.64%) VB6
9 9 (5.56%) Korn
9 9 (5.56%) Perl
9 9 (5.56%) AWK
9 9 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.32%) MATLAB
10 7 (4.32%) VBScript
10 7 (4.32%) Python
10 7 (4.32%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.85%) PHP
11 3 (1.85%) C++
12 2 (1.23%) RPG
12 2 (1.23%) Lua
Qualifications
1 43 (26.54%) Degree
2 15 (9.26%) ISEB
3 8 (4.94%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) Firmware
2 2 (1.23%) XenApp
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.81%) Oracle
3 11 (6.79%) HP
4 8 (4.94%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (1.85%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.85%) SAP
6 2 (1.23%) Cognos
6 2 (1.23%) EMC
6 2 (1.23%) Citrix
6 2 (1.23%) BEA
6 2 (1.23%) NetApp
6 2 (1.23%) Sun
6 2 (1.23%) Teradata
6 2 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.62%) Sage
7 1 (0.62%) Remedy
7 1 (0.62%) Google
7 1 (0.62%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.62%) Infor
7 1 (0.62%) Tableau
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