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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 182 170 207
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +37
Permanent jobs citing VBA 69 79 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 1.10% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 1.95% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 60 60 78
Average salary £30,000 £34,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,750 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
3894 4047 5402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.21% 56.54% 58.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3240 3631 4740
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -21 19 £32,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +4 17 £45,000 - 4
Norfolk +20 12 £22,500 -32.83%
Essex -3 11 £72,500 +93.33% 2
Suffolk +9 5 £22,500 -35.71%
Bedfordshire -19 4 £30,000 -7.69%
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 124 (70.45%) SQL
2 81 (46.02%) C#
3 80 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 62 (35.23%) VB
5 61 (34.66%) .NET
6 54 (30.68%) Finance
7 53 (30.11%) Microsoft
8 43 (24.43%) T-SQL
9 40 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (20.45%) ASP.NET
10 36 (20.45%) Data Mining
11 35 (19.89%) Degree
12 34 (19.32%) VB.NET
13 33 (18.75%) Java
14 28 (15.91%) MS Excel
15 27 (15.34%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (14.20%) VBScript
17 24 (13.64%) HTML
17 24 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 23 (13.07%) Data Analysis
19 22 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (12.50%) Windows
20 21 (11.93%) Oracle
20 21 (11.93%) XML
20 21 (11.93%) Retail
21 20 (11.36%) JavaScript
22 19 (10.80%) CSS
23 18 (10.23%) MS Office
23 18 (10.23%) Visual Studio
23 18 (10.23%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 13 (7.39%) SharePoint Server
2 12 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (5.11%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.11%) Documentum
4 8 (4.55%) CMS
5 6 (3.41%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.23%) MS Office
3 8 (4.55%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.84%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) assyst
2 2 (1.14%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (1.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) DHCP
1 2 (1.14%) DNS
1 2 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 36 (20.45%) Data Mining
3 27 (15.34%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (9.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (6.25%) MS Access
8 8 (4.55%) MarkLogic
8 8 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.98%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.41%) MySQL
11 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.70%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.14%) Spotfire
13 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (10.23%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.55%) Selenium
3 8 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (3.41%) JIRA
5 5 (2.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (2.27%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.57%) TestDirector
General
1 54 (30.68%) Finance
2 21 (11.93%) Retail
3 13 (7.39%) Marketing
4 8 (4.55%) Publishing
5 7 (3.98%) Law
6 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.84%) Banking
8 3 (1.70%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.70%) Back Office
8 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.14%) Legal
10 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (48.86%) Analyst
2 54 (30.68%) Developer
3 30 (17.05%) Business Analyst
4 22 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 18 (10.23%) Systems Analyst
5 18 (10.23%) .NET Developer
5 18 (10.23%) C# Developer
6 17 (9.66%) Graduate
7 16 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
8 13 (7.39%) Graduate Developer
8 13 (7.39%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (5.68%) Performance Analyst
10 9 (5.11%) Release Manager
10 9 (5.11%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.55%) Automation Specialist
11 8 (4.55%) Test Automation Specialist
11 8 (4.55%) Test Specialist
11 8 (4.55%) Report Analyst
11 8 (4.55%) Support Engineer
11 8 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (34.66%) .NET
2 36 (20.45%) ASP.NET
3 24 (13.64%) HTML
4 21 (11.93%) XML
5 19 (10.80%) CSS
6 12 (6.82%) .NET Framework
7 9 (5.11%) ADO.NET
8 8 (4.55%) XHTML
8 8 (4.55%) XSLT
8 8 (4.55%) Web Services
8 8 (4.55%) XML Schema
9 7 (3.98%) SOAP
9 7 (3.98%) WCF
9 7 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (3.41%) Ajax
11 5 (2.84%) LINQ
11 5 (2.84%) JSON
11 5 (2.84%) REST
12 2 (1.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.23%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.95%) Data Conversion
4 8 (4.55%) Derivative
4 8 (4.55%) Ontologies
4 8 (4.55%) Semantic Web
5 4 (2.27%) Robotics
5 4 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.70%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.14%) Kindle
7 2 (1.14%) User Experience
7 2 (1.14%) Photography
7 2 (1.14%) Statistics
7 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Replication
8 1 (0.57%) Life Science
8 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.50%) Windows
2 11 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.41%) Solaris
4 5 (2.84%) UNIX
5 3 (1.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.07%) Data Analysis
2 22 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (10.23%) ETL
3 18 (10.23%) ERP
4 15 (8.52%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (7.95%) Data Cleansing
5 14 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (6.82%) Scrum
6 12 (6.82%) ITIL
7 10 (5.68%) MVC
8 9 (5.11%) Risk Management
8 9 (5.11%) Process Management
8 9 (5.11%) Business Analysis
8 9 (5.11%) Software Testing
8 9 (5.11%) Test Automation
8 9 (5.11%) Release Management
8 9 (5.11%) Software Deployment
9 8 (4.55%) Web Development
9 8 (4.55%) Performance Testing
9 8 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (70.45%) SQL
2 81 (46.02%) C#
3 62 (35.23%) VB
4 43 (24.43%) T-SQL
5 34 (19.32%) VB.NET
6 33 (18.75%) Java
7 25 (14.20%) VBScript
8 20 (11.36%) JavaScript
9 11 (6.25%) PHP
10 10 (5.68%) C++
10 10 (5.68%) ABAP
11 6 (3.41%) Korn
11 6 (3.41%) AWK
11 6 (3.41%) Perl
11 6 (3.41%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.84%) VB6
13 4 (2.27%) Lua
13 4 (2.27%) Python
14 2 (1.14%) Delphi
14 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (19.89%) Degree
2 12 (6.82%) ISEB
3 9 (5.11%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.14%) HNC
5 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.11%) QA
2 8 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.11%) XenApp
2 7 (3.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (30.11%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.93%) Oracle
3 12 (6.82%) Teradata
4 10 (5.68%) SAP
4 10 (5.68%) Adobe
5 9 (5.11%) EMC
5 9 (5.11%) Citrix
5 9 (5.11%) NetApp
6 7 (3.98%) HP
7 6 (3.41%) McAfee
8 2 (1.14%) Hitwise
8 2 (1.14%) comScore
8 2 (1.14%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.14%) Google
8 2 (1.14%) IBM
8 2 (1.14%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.14%) BEA
8 2 (1.14%) Sage
8 2 (1.14%) Sun
9 1 (0.57%) Cognizant
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £4000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-Pr
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Best Benefits in Cambridge!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Willmott Dixon
Salary: £30-£37k plus bonus
Posted: 25 days ago