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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 189 217 189
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Permanent jobs citing VBA 57 61 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.82% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 1.53% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 84
Median salary £40,000 £33,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
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
3372 3979 4854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.50% 53.56% 57.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2965 3406 4102
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +28 28 £38,500 +20.31% 4
Essex +2 14 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bedfordshire +6 6 £40,000 -36.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -3 6 £26,000 +15.55% 2
Suffolk +8 2 £29,500 +12.38%
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VBA.

1 61 (73.49%) SQL
2 31 (37.35%) Degree
3 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
3 30 (36.14%) MS Excel
4 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
5 23 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (26.51%) Finance
7 21 (25.30%) C#
8 19 (22.89%) HP
8 19 (22.89%) Citrix
8 19 (22.89%) Data Analysis
9 15 (18.07%) MS Access
9 15 (18.07%) .NET
10 14 (16.87%) Linux
11 13 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
12 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (14.46%) Windows
13 11 (13.25%) VB
13 11 (13.25%) Java
13 11 (13.25%) DNS
13 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
13 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
13 11 (13.25%) Hyper-V
13 11 (13.25%) Office 365
13 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
14 10 (12.05%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (12.05%) HP StoreVirtual
14 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (12.05%) Bash Shell

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (36.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (3.61%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (2.41%) Sage CRM
3 1 (1.20%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (1.20%) HFM
3 1 (1.20%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (1.20%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) Office 365
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) DNS
2 10 (12.05%) DHCP
2 10 (12.05%) Firewall
2 10 (12.05%) LAN
2 10 (12.05%) NAS
2 10 (12.05%) SAN
2 10 (12.05%) SSL
2 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.05%) VLAN
2 10 (12.05%) VPN
2 10 (12.05%) WAN
3 2 (2.41%) Intranet
4 1 (1.20%) FTP
4 1 (1.20%) Network Security
4 1 (1.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.07%) MS Access
3 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.23%) Data Mining
6 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.41%) OLAP
7 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.20%) Big Data
8 1 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.20%) QlikView
8 1 (1.20%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) LoadRunner
1 8 (9.64%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.41%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.20%) ProC
3 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 22 (26.51%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Retail
3 4 (4.82%) Military
4 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.41%) Publishing
6 1 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.20%) Law
6 1 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (46.99%) Analyst
2 17 (20.48%) Developer
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Project Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (9.64%) C# Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Applications Support
8 6 (7.23%) Graduate
8 6 (7.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Data Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
9 5 (6.02%) LoadRunner Tester
9 5 (6.02%) Performance Tester
9 5 (6.02%) Tester
9 5 (6.02%) VBA Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Graduate Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.07%) .NET
2 8 (9.64%) SOAP
3 7 (8.43%) HTML
4 6 (7.23%) jQuery
5 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.82%) Classic ASP
5 4 (4.82%) JFC
6 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.20%) ADSI
7 1 (1.20%) Ajax
7 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.20%) CSS
7 1 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.20%) Web Services
7 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.05%) Blackberry
3 10 (12.05%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (12.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (12.05%) Replication
4 7 (8.43%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.02%) Data Extraction
6 4 (4.82%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (4.82%) Physics
7 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.61%) Data Conversion
7 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.41%) Statistics
9 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Windows
3 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.82%) Unix
6 1 (1.20%) AIX
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) Data Analysis
2 13 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (10.84%) Analytics
4 8 (9.64%) ETL
4 8 (9.64%) Performance Testing
4 8 (9.64%) Software Testing
4 8 (9.64%) Test Strategy
5 6 (7.23%) ERP
6 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.82%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.82%) Web Design
7 3 (3.61%) CRM
7 3 (3.61%) ITIL
7 3 (3.61%) Load Testing
7 3 (3.61%) Operations Research
7 3 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.41%) Scrum
8 2 (2.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 61 (73.49%) SQL
2 21 (25.30%) C#
3 11 (13.25%) Java
3 11 (13.25%) VB
4 10 (12.05%) Bash Shell
4 10 (12.05%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.84%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.23%) VBScript
7 4 (4.82%) C++
8 3 (3.61%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.20%) AWK
10 1 (1.20%) C
10 1 (1.20%) COBOL
10 1 (1.20%) Korn
10 1 (1.20%) PHP
10 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.20%) Python
10 1 (1.20%) sed
Qualifications
1 31 (37.35%) Degree
2 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.05%) ISEB
3 10 (12.05%) MCSA
3 10 (12.05%) MCSE
3 10 (12.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (9.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.20%) AAT
6 1 (1.20%) ACCA
6 1 (1.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) QA
1 10 (12.05%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
1 11 (13.25%) Hyper-V
2 10 (12.05%) Terminal Services
2 10 (12.05%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.05%) Xen
2 10 (12.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.89%) Citrix
2 19 (22.89%) HP
3 10 (12.05%) Apple
3 10 (12.05%) Cisco
3 10 (12.05%) Dell
3 10 (12.05%) Fujitsu
3 10 (12.05%) SonicWALL
3 10 (12.05%) VMware
4 7 (8.43%) Oracle
5 4 (4.82%) Cognos
5 4 (4.82%) SAP
6 3 (3.61%) Hyperion
6 3 (3.61%) IBM
7 2 (2.41%) Adobe
7 2 (2.41%) Anaplan
7 2 (2.41%) CODA
7 2 (2.41%) Infor
7 2 (2.41%) Sage
8 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year + fantastic package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 48k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago