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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 242 186 183
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -3
Permanent jobs citing VBA 22 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 1.12% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 2.10% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 52 59
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,536 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.38% +2.94%
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
3543 3853 3778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.30% 53.40% 56.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 3130 3202
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -17 12 £30,000 -6.25% 5
Essex -11 6 £53,750 +26.47%
Cambridgeshire -15 4 £47,500 +75.92% 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (60.87%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) MS Excel
3 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.43%) Finance
4 17 (24.64%) MS Office
4 17 (24.64%) Degree
5 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 15 (21.74%) Windows
6 14 (20.29%) .NET
6 14 (20.29%) C#
7 13 (18.84%) HP
8 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
10 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (14.49%) VB
11 9 (13.04%) MCSE
11 9 (13.04%) MCSA
11 9 (13.04%) Dell
11 9 (13.04%) Cisco
11 9 (13.04%) Apple
11 9 (13.04%) Citrix
11 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (13.04%) DHCP
11 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
11 9 (13.04%) VPN
11 9 (13.04%) DNS
11 9 (13.04%) LAN
11 9 (13.04%) WAN
11 9 (13.04%) SSL
11 9 (13.04%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) SAS
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Excel
2 17 (24.64%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) FrameMaker
3 2 (2.90%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) DHCP
1 9 (13.04%) DNS
1 9 (13.04%) Firewall
1 9 (13.04%) LAN
1 9 (13.04%) NAS
1 9 (13.04%) SSL
1 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 9 (13.04%) VLAN
1 9 (13.04%) VPN
1 9 (13.04%) WAN
2 5 (7.25%) SAN
3 4 (5.80%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.70%) MS Access
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.90%) Big Data
6 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.90%) MySQL
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) LoadRunner
1 4 (5.80%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Billing
3 6 (8.70%) Law
3 6 (8.70%) Legal
3 6 (8.70%) Publishing
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 3 (4.35%) Retail
6 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Analyst
2 16 (23.19%) Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Financial Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Report Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Data Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Programmer
5 5 (7.25%) Project Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Junior
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.80%) VBA Developer
7 3 (4.35%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.70%) CSS
3 6 (8.70%) HTML
4 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.25%) XML
5 4 (5.80%) SOAP
6 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.90%) Ajax
6 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (2.90%) Classic ASP
6 2 (2.90%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.90%) JSON
6 2 (2.90%) LAMP
6 2 (2.90%) NHibernate
6 2 (2.90%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (2.90%) REST
6 2 (2.90%) WCF
6 2 (2.90%) Web Services
7 1 (1.45%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 9 (13.04%) HP StoreVirtual
2 9 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (13.04%) Replication
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Data Extraction
4 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.90%) AS400
5 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.90%) FMCG
5 2 (2.90%) iSeries
5 2 (2.90%) Physics
5 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.45%) EPoS
6 1 (1.45%) Equities
6 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.14%) Linux
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.45%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (7.25%) MVC
2 5 (7.25%) Scrum
2 5 (7.25%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (5.80%) Analytics
3 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (5.80%) Data Management
3 4 (5.80%) Load Testing
3 4 (5.80%) Performance Testing
3 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
3 4 (5.80%) Test Strategy
3 4 (5.80%) Time Management
4 3 (4.35%) ATDD
4 3 (4.35%) Data Mapping
4 3 (4.35%) Document Management
4 3 (4.35%) ITIL
4 3 (4.35%) OWASP
4 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) SQL
2 14 (20.29%) C#
3 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
4 10 (14.49%) VB
5 9 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.25%) Java
7 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.25%) VB6
7 5 (7.25%) VBScript
8 4 (5.80%) C++
9 2 (2.90%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) RPG
10 1 (1.45%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.45%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
2 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.04%) MCSA
3 9 (13.04%) MCSE
3 9 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (10.14%) ISEB
5 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) QA
2 7 (10.14%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
1 9 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (13.04%) XenApp
2 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) Terminal Services
2 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) HP
3 9 (13.04%) Apple
3 9 (13.04%) Cisco
3 9 (13.04%) Citrix
3 9 (13.04%) Dell
3 9 (13.04%) Fujitsu
3 9 (13.04%) SonicWALL
3 9 (13.04%) VMware
4 3 (4.35%) Adobe
4 3 (4.35%) Cognos
5 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.45%) JDA
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