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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 196 197 185
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing VBA 80 42 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 0.59% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.03% 1.05% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63 39 85
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
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
3950 4005 5393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.34% 56.52% 59.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3245 3462 4748
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 November 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 26 November 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 -1 30 £32,750 +0.76% 3
Cambridgeshire +14 20 £29,250 -19.31% 2
Essex -4 14 £50,000 +27.06% 1
Norfolk - 8 £23,750 - 1
Bedfordshire +1 7 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 109 (67.70%) SQL
2 83 (51.55%) C#
3 53 (32.92%) SQL Server
4 52 (32.30%) .NET
5 47 (29.19%) VB
6 46 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 41 (25.47%) Finance
8 40 (24.84%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (22.98%) T-SQL
10 36 (22.36%) Degree
11 34 (21.12%) JavaScript
12 33 (20.50%) ASP.NET
13 31 (19.25%) VB.NET
14 30 (18.63%) XML
15 26 (16.15%) HTML
16 25 (15.53%) Java
17 21 (13.04%) MS Excel
17 21 (13.04%) MS Access
18 20 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (12.42%) Oracle
18 20 (12.42%) Computer Science
19 19 (11.80%) Web Services
19 19 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
20 16 (9.94%) Marketing
20 16 (9.94%) Data Analysis
20 16 (9.94%) ISEB
20 16 (9.94%) Data Mining
20 16 (9.94%) Visual Studio
20 16 (9.94%) SOAP
21 15 (9.32%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 7 (4.35%) CMS
2 3 (1.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.24%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.62%) Documentum
4 1 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.21%) AutoCAD
3 9 (5.59%) MS Office
4 3 (1.86%) SPSS
5 2 (1.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) assyst
1 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.62%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (32.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.04%) MS Access
3 20 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (9.94%) Data Mining
5 14 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (8.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (4.35%) MarkLogic
10 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (3.11%) Relational Database
11 5 (3.11%) Spotfire
11 5 (3.11%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.86%) QlikView
14 2 (1.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (9.94%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (3.73%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (3.73%) Selenium
5 4 (2.48%) LabVIEW
6 3 (1.86%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.62%) TestDirector
General
1 41 (25.47%) Finance
2 16 (9.94%) Marketing
3 15 (9.32%) Retail
4 9 (5.59%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.35%) Publishing
6 6 (3.73%) Banking
7 5 (3.11%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.48%) Back Office
9 3 (1.86%) Electronics
9 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.86%) Military
9 3 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.24%) Law
11 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (43.48%) Analyst
2 55 (34.16%) Developer
3 23 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 22 (13.66%) Graduate
5 20 (12.42%) C# Developer
6 18 (11.18%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (9.32%) .NET Developer
8 14 (8.70%) Data Analyst
9 12 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (6.83%) Business Systems Analyst
10 11 (6.83%) Systems Analyst
11 10 (6.21%) Performance Analyst
12 9 (5.59%) Capacity Analyst
12 9 (5.59%) Junior
12 9 (5.59%) SQL Developer
13 8 (4.97%) Report Analyst
13 8 (4.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (4.35%) Environment Manager
15 6 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 6 (3.73%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (32.30%) .NET
2 33 (20.50%) ASP.NET
3 30 (18.63%) XML
4 26 (16.15%) HTML
5 19 (11.80%) Web Services
6 16 (9.94%) SOAP
7 13 (8.07%) WinForms
8 11 (6.83%) CSS
8 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (6.83%) REST
8 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (6.21%) JSON
9 10 (6.21%) WCF
9 10 (6.21%) LINQ
10 7 (4.35%) XSLT
10 7 (4.35%) XHTML
10 7 (4.35%) XML Schema
11 4 (2.48%) J2EE
11 4 (2.48%) jQuery
12 3 (1.86%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.84%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.42%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.21%) Ontologies
4 9 (5.59%) Mathematics
4 9 (5.59%) Data Conversion
5 8 (4.97%) Derivative
6 7 (4.35%) Semantic Web
7 6 (3.73%) Statistics
8 4 (2.48%) Robotics
9 3 (1.86%) Chemistry
9 3 (1.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.86%) Informatics
9 3 (1.86%) VHDL
9 3 (1.86%) Verilog
10 2 (1.24%) Economics
10 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.24%) Photography
10 2 (1.24%) Physics
10 2 (1.24%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.24%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.21%) UNIX
2 9 (5.59%) Solaris
3 8 (4.97%) Windows
4 5 (3.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (9.94%) Data Analysis
3 14 (8.70%) ETL
4 11 (6.83%) MVC
5 10 (6.21%) ERP
5 10 (6.21%) Performance Testing
5 10 (6.21%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (5.59%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (5.59%) Data Cleansing
6 9 (5.59%) Data Modelling
7 8 (4.97%) Risk Management
7 8 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 7 (4.35%) Data Management
8 7 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 7 (4.35%) RDF
8 7 (4.35%) Test Automation
8 7 (4.35%) Integration Testing
9 6 (3.73%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (67.70%) SQL
2 83 (51.55%) C#
3 47 (29.19%) VB
4 37 (22.98%) T-SQL
5 34 (21.12%) JavaScript
6 31 (19.25%) VB.NET
7 25 (15.53%) Java
8 14 (8.70%) VB6
9 12 (7.45%) VBScript
10 9 (5.59%) C++
11 8 (4.97%) Perl
11 8 (4.97%) Korn
11 8 (4.97%) AWK
11 8 (4.97%) Python
11 8 (4.97%) Shell Script
12 7 (4.35%) PL/SQL
13 5 (3.11%) MATLAB
14 4 (2.48%) Lua
15 3 (1.86%) PHP
16 2 (1.24%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 36 (22.36%) Degree
2 16 (9.94%) ISEB
3 9 (5.59%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.21%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) Firmware
2 2 (1.24%) XenApp
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.42%) Oracle
3 12 (7.45%) Teradata
4 11 (6.83%) HP
5 3 (1.86%) Adobe
5 3 (1.86%) Sun
5 3 (1.86%) BEA
6 2 (1.24%) NetApp
6 2 (1.24%) Google
6 2 (1.24%) Coremetrics
6 2 (1.24%) EMC
6 2 (1.24%) Citrix
6 2 (1.24%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.62%) SAP
7 1 (0.62%) IBM
7 1 (0.62%) Hitwise
7 1 (0.62%) comScore
7 1 (0.62%) Tableau
7 1 (0.62%) Apple
7 1 (0.62%) Remedy
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