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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 170 182 161
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBA 87 77 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.18% 1.00% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 1.93% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 63 65 63
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,625
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.34%
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
3817 3981 4116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.65% 51.52% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3367 3347 3684
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 2 September 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 September 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
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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 +34 48 £42,500 -22.72%
Hertfordshire -10 33 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Suffolk +4 4 £20,000 -11.11%
Cambridgeshire +12 1 £75,000 +96.07% 1
Bedfordshire +9 1 £31,000 +3.33%
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 108 (72.00%) SQL
2 80 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 69 (46.00%) .NET
4 54 (36.00%) MS Excel
5 51 (34.00%) C#
6 44 (29.33%) MS Access
7 40 (26.67%) MS Office
8 38 (25.33%) Microsoft
9 33 (22.00%) Windows
9 33 (22.00%) VB
10 32 (21.33%) Finance
11 28 (18.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (18.00%) Degree
13 26 (17.33%) Ajax
14 24 (16.00%) .NET Framework
15 23 (15.33%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 20 (13.33%) XML
18 19 (12.67%) VB.NET
18 19 (12.67%) HTML
19 17 (11.33%) VBScript
20 16 (10.67%) Java
20 16 (10.67%) Crystal Reports
20 16 (10.67%) Telecoms
20 16 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
21 15 (10.00%) ITIL
21 15 (10.00%) ADSI
21 15 (10.00%) Cognos

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (5.33%) SAS
2 7 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.00%) Captiva
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.33%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.33%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.33%) IIS
5 2 (1.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 54 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 40 (26.67%) MS Office
3 6 (4.00%) MS Project
4 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.33%) SPSS
5 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.67%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (6.00%) SunGard AvantGard
2 6 (4.00%) CODA-Financials
3 3 (2.00%) assyst
3 3 (2.00%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.67%) AWD
5 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.67%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.67%) VPN
2 7 (4.67%) DNS
2 7 (4.67%) SSL
2 7 (4.67%) Firewall
2 7 (4.67%) VLAN
2 7 (4.67%) NAS
2 7 (4.67%) LAN
2 7 (4.67%) WAN
2 7 (4.67%) DHCP
3 4 (2.67%) SAN
4 1 (0.67%) Intranet
4 1 (0.67%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 44 (29.33%) MS Access
3 28 (18.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (10.67%) Crystal Reports
7 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
9 9 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (2.67%) Hadoop
12 4 (2.67%) Big Data
13 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
13 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (2.00%) OLAP
14 2 (1.33%) MySQL
15 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.67%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 12 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (0.67%) Selenium
4 1 (0.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.67%) Hudson
4 1 (0.67%) Zephyr
General
1 32 (21.33%) Finance
2 16 (10.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (2.00%) Marketing
5 2 (1.33%) Legal
5 2 (1.33%) Billing
5 2 (1.33%) Publishing
5 2 (1.33%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.67%) Law
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (41.33%) Developer
2 58 (38.67%) Analyst
3 23 (15.33%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 18 (12.00%) Access Developer
5 12 (8.00%) Data Analyst
6 11 (7.33%) Programmer
7 10 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 9 (6.00%) Financial Analyst
9 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.67%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.67%) Senior Programmer
11 6 (4.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 6 (4.00%) SQL Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (46.00%) .NET
2 26 (17.33%) Ajax
3 24 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 20 (13.33%) XML
5 19 (12.67%) HTML
6 15 (10.00%) ADSI
7 13 (8.67%) ASP.NET
8 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.33%) LAMP
9 2 (1.33%) JSON
9 2 (1.33%) CSS
9 2 (1.33%) ODBC
9 2 (1.33%) EDI
10 1 (0.67%) DOM
10 1 (0.67%) XSLT
10 1 (0.67%) Web Services
10 1 (0.67%) jQuery
10 1 (0.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.67%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.67%) Replication
3 7 (4.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (4.67%) HP StoreVirtual
3 7 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.00%) Statistics
4 6 (4.00%) FMCG
5 4 (2.67%) Data Extraction
5 4 (2.67%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.00%) NHS
6 3 (2.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.33%) iSeries
7 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.33%) AS400
7 2 (1.33%) Physics
8 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.00%) Windows
2 11 (7.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.00%) Linux
4 3 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.33%) OS/400
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.33%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (10.00%) ITIL
3 15 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 12 (8.00%) Data Mapping
4 12 (8.00%) Scrum
5 11 (7.33%) TDD
5 11 (7.33%) MVC
5 11 (7.33%) Unit Testing
5 11 (7.33%) ATDD
6 10 (6.67%) OWASP
7 9 (6.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.00%) CRM
7 9 (6.00%) Data Analysis
8 8 (5.33%) ERP
9 7 (4.67%) Analytics
10 6 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.00%) Time Management
10 6 (4.00%) Workflow
10 6 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (72.00%) SQL
2 51 (34.00%) C#
3 33 (22.00%) VB
4 19 (12.67%) VB.NET
5 17 (11.33%) VBScript
6 16 (10.67%) Java
7 11 (7.33%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.67%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.67%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.00%) VB6
10 5 (3.33%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.67%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.33%) Perl
12 2 (1.33%) PHP
12 2 (1.33%) RPG
12 2 (1.33%) RPG IV
12 2 (1.33%) R
12 2 (1.33%) C
13 1 (0.67%) Python
13 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (18.00%) Degree
2 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.33%) ISEB
4 6 (4.00%) MCSE
4 6 (4.00%) MCSA
4 6 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.33%) MOS
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.67%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) SLA
2 3 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.67%) XenApp
2 7 (4.67%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (4.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.67%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.67%) Xen
4 4 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.00%) Cognos
3 11 (7.33%) SunGard
3 11 (7.33%) Oracle
3 11 (7.33%) CODA
4 9 (6.00%) HP
5 7 (4.67%) Dell
5 7 (4.67%) Cisco
5 7 (4.67%) Apple
5 7 (4.67%) Citrix
5 7 (4.67%) VMware
5 7 (4.67%) Fujitsu
5 7 (4.67%) SonicWALL
6 3 (2.00%) Tableau
6 3 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.00%) Kofax
6 3 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.00%) NetApp
6 3 (2.00%) EMC
7 2 (1.33%) IBM
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