The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 272 291 214
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -77
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1084 936 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.09% 0.94% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 1.77% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 933 776 1181
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,612 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +6.49%
VBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50219 52942 54466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.64% 53.32% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43160 44747 47659
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

VBA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the England region.

VBA Salary Trend in England

VBA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in England

VBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
(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
London +26 549 £52,500 +5.00% 90
South East +40 180 £41,000 +17.14% 19
West Midlands +8 82 £32,500 -7.14% 5
North West +42 81 £35,000 +16.66% 15
East of England -29 64 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Yorkshire -10 54 £32,500 -7.14% 10
South West -10 50 £33,250 +10.83% 14
East Midlands -6 21 £27,000 -32.50% 6
North East -16 2 £31,500 +21.15% 1
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1581 (68.80%) SQL
2 996 (43.34%) Finance
3 821 (35.73%) SQL Server
4 793 (34.51%) MS Excel
5 772 (33.59%) C#
6 679 (29.55%) Microsoft
7 623 (27.11%) .NET
8 539 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
9 496 (21.58%) Business Intelligence
10 476 (20.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 470 (20.45%) Degree
12 428 (18.62%) T-SQL
13 366 (15.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 289 (12.58%) HTML
15 283 (12.32%) Oracle
16 279 (12.14%) Analytics
17 274 (11.92%) VB
18 268 (11.66%) Front Office
19 261 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
20 255 (11.10%) Banking
21 248 (10.79%) MS Office
22 247 (10.75%) Windows
23 241 (10.49%) ASP.NET
24 238 (10.36%) SharePoint
24 238 (10.36%) MS Access
25 233 (10.14%) JavaScript
26 231 (10.05%) XML
27 229 (9.97%) Java
27 229 (9.97%) VB.NET
27 229 (9.97%) Agile Software Development

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 238 (10.36%) SharePoint
2 166 (7.22%) SAS
3 44 (1.91%) IIS
4 36 (1.57%) Tomcat
5 28 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 26 (1.13%) WebSphere
6 26 (1.13%) JBoss
7 23 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
7 23 (1.00%) Apache Pig
8 19 (0.83%) CMS
9 18 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (0.78%) Joomla!
10 16 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.48%) MS Exchange
13 9 (0.39%) MS Project Server
14 8 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (0.22%) ColdFusion
16 4 (0.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 793 (34.51%) MS Excel
2 248 (10.79%) MS Office
3 109 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 98 (4.26%) PowerPivot
5 72 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
6 60 (2.61%) MS Visio
7 54 (2.35%) SPSS
8 24 (1.04%) MS Project
9 14 (0.61%) AutoCAD
10 6 (0.26%) Simulink
10 6 (0.26%) LaTeX
11 5 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.17%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.17%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.17%) InDesign
13 3 (0.13%) FastStats
14 2 (0.087%) Stateflow
14 2 (0.087%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 1 (0.044%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 37 (1.61%) Google Analytics
2 33 (1.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 26 (1.13%) Cognos TM1
4 23 (1.00%) thinkFolio
4 23 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
5 21 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
6 20 (0.87%) Cognos Planning
7 18 (0.78%) Hyperion Planning
8 9 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.30%) Line 500
9 7 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.30%) Agresso
10 6 (0.26%) Markit EDM
11 5 (0.22%) ReMetrica
11 5 (0.22%) ProductWriter
11 5 (0.22%) assyst
11 5 (0.22%) Endur
12 4 (0.17%) Retail-J
12 4 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
1 23 (1.00%) Amazon S3
1 23 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
2 20 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.17%) SaaS
5 3 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (0.83%) LAN
1 19 (0.83%) WAN
2 15 (0.65%) Intranet
2 15 (0.65%) SAN
3 12 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 12 (0.52%) Firewall
4 9 (0.39%) FTP
5 8 (0.35%) Internet
6 7 (0.30%) HTTP
7 6 (0.26%) Broadband
7 6 (0.26%) DNS
8 5 (0.22%) VPN
9 2 (0.087%) DHCP
9 2 (0.087%) Modbus
9 2 (0.087%) Profibus
10 1 (0.044%) NAS
10 1 (0.044%) Extranet
10 1 (0.044%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 821 (35.73%) SQL Server
2 476 (20.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 366 (15.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 261 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
5 238 (10.36%) MS Access
6 224 (9.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 220 (9.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 173 (7.53%) Relational Database
9 113 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 110 (4.79%) Crystal Reports
11 86 (3.74%) Data Mining
12 77 (3.35%) QlikView
13 68 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 61 (2.65%) Microsoft Power View
15 53 (2.31%) RDBMS
16 47 (2.05%) MySQL
17 39 (1.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 36 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
19 35 (1.52%) OLAP
20 34 (1.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 188 (8.18%) Visual Studio
2 59 (2.57%) Subversion
2 59 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 43 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 33 (1.44%) Maven
6 32 (1.39%) NUnit
7 31 (1.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 23 (1.00%) Yeoman
9 21 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 18 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
11 14 (0.61%) JIRA
12 13 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
13 11 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
14 10 (0.44%) Moq
15 9 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 8 (0.35%) Mercurial
16 8 (0.35%) LLBLGen Pro
17 7 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
17 7 (0.30%) ReSharper
General
1 996 (43.34%) Finance
2 268 (11.66%) Front Office
3 255 (11.10%) Banking
4 131 (5.70%) Marketing
5 118 (5.13%) Investment Banking
6 103 (4.48%) Retail
7 82 (3.57%) Legal
8 75 (3.26%) Back Office
9 65 (2.83%) Financial Institution
10 42 (1.83%) Law
11 41 (1.78%) Telecoms
12 30 (1.31%) Advertising
13 26 (1.13%) Publishing
14 24 (1.04%) Manufacturing
15 18 (0.78%) Italian Language
16 13 (0.57%) Spanish Language
16 13 (0.57%) German Language
16 13 (0.57%) Dutch Language
17 12 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 962 (41.86%) Developer
2 814 (35.42%) Analyst
3 200 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 176 (7.66%) C# Developer
5 153 (6.66%) Excel Developer
6 145 (6.31%) Business Analyst
7 133 (5.79%) Applications Support
8 129 (5.61%) VBA Developer
9 115 (5.00%) SQL Developer
10 114 (4.96%) MI Analyst
10 114 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 101 (4.40%) Support Analyst
12 91 (3.96%) Software Developer
13 85 (3.70%) Consultant
14 83 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 83 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
15 79 (3.44%) Report Developer
16 72 (3.13%) .NET Developer
17 70 (3.05%) Junior
18 68 (2.96%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 623 (27.11%) .NET
2 289 (12.58%) HTML
3 241 (10.49%) ASP.NET
4 231 (10.05%) XML
5 167 (7.27%) CSS
6 108 (4.70%) WPF
7 105 (4.57%) WinForms
8 99 (4.31%) Web Services
9 89 (3.87%) WCF
10 87 (3.79%) .NET Framework
11 83 (3.61%) jQuery
12 67 (2.92%) Ajax
13 56 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 55 (2.39%) REST
15 53 (2.31%) J2EE
16 49 (2.13%) SOAP
17 43 (1.87%) LINQ
18 36 (1.57%) HTML5
19 34 (1.48%) Middleware
20 33 (1.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 539 (23.46%) Analytical Skills
2 185 (8.05%) Mathematics
3 164 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 162 (7.05%) Derivative
5 137 (5.96%) Computer Science
6 134 (5.83%) Fixed Income
7 101 (4.40%) Visualisation
8 98 (4.26%) Statistics
9 95 (4.13%) Equities
10 84 (3.66%) Hedge funds
11 72 (3.13%) Credit Risk
12 58 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 46 (2.00%) Algorithms
14 44 (1.91%) Data Structures
15 42 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
16 37 (1.61%) Economics
17 36 (1.57%) Market Risk
18 33 (1.44%) Mobile App
19 31 (1.35%) Data Conversion
19 31 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 247 (10.75%) Windows
2 143 (6.22%) UNIX
3 93 (4.05%) Linux
4 40 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.48%) Solaris
8 10 (0.44%) Android
9 9 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.26%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.22%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.087%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (21.58%) Business Intelligence
2 279 (12.14%) Analytics
3 229 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (8.92%) ETL
5 196 (8.53%) Data Analysis
6 152 (6.61%) Asset Management
7 127 (5.53%) Data Management
8 122 (5.31%) Project Management
9 121 (5.27%) OO
10 117 (5.09%) Business Analysis
11 116 (5.05%) ITIL
12 109 (4.74%) Risk Management
13 104 (4.53%) MVC
14 98 (4.26%) RAD
15 94 (4.09%) Time Management
16 85 (3.70%) Investment Management
17 82 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
18 80 (3.48%) ERP
19 77 (3.35%) TDD
20 74 (3.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1581 (68.80%) SQL
2 772 (33.59%) C#
3 428 (18.62%) T-SQL
4 274 (11.92%) VB
5 233 (10.14%) JavaScript
6 229 (9.97%) Java
6 229 (9.97%) VB.NET
7 152 (6.61%) C++
8 124 (5.40%) Python
9 101 (4.40%) PL/SQL
10 95 (4.13%) PHP
11 84 (3.66%) PowerShell
12 74 (3.22%) Perl
13 68 (2.96%) R
14 62 (2.70%) MATLAB
15 61 (2.65%) VB6
16 49 (2.13%) VBScript
17 43 (1.87%) C
18 29 (1.26%) Bash Shell
19 25 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 470 (20.45%) Degree
2 54 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 43 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (1.83%) VCP4
5 39 (1.70%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.09%) ISEB
7 20 (0.87%) MCSE
8 17 (0.74%) PhD
9 12 (0.52%) NVQ Level 3
10 11 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.44%) MCSD
11 10 (0.44%) CFA
12 8 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.35%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.30%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.26%) HND
15 5 (0.22%) ACCA
15 5 (0.22%) HNC
15 5 (0.22%) MCP
16 3 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.52%) QA
2 26 (1.13%) EMIR
3 18 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
4 17 (0.74%) SLA
5 10 (0.44%) Solvency II
6 9 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.26%) MiFID
8 5 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.17%) COBIT
9 4 (0.17%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.13%) Basel III
10 3 (0.13%) CRD IV
10 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.087%) DO-254
11 2 (0.087%) DO-160
12 1 (0.044%) P3O
12 1 (0.044%) COREP
12 1 (0.044%) TickIT
12 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.044%) Basel II
System Software
1 78 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.00%) VirtualBox
3 16 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.39%) XenApp
5 8 (0.35%) Firmware
5 8 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.087%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.087%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.044%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (1.00%) Vagrant
2 10 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.17%) Control-M
4 2 (0.087%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.044%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 679 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 283 (12.32%) Oracle
3 146 (6.35%) Cognos
4 137 (5.96%) Business Objects
5 57 (2.48%) Bloomberg
6 56 (2.44%) Tableau
7 52 (2.26%) IBM
8 38 (1.65%) Google
9 30 (1.31%) FactSet
10 27 (1.17%) Sybase
10 27 (1.17%) SAP
11 26 (1.13%) VMware
12 23 (1.00%) TOWER Software
13 22 (0.96%) HP
13 22 (0.96%) Hyperion
14 20 (0.87%) Sun
15 18 (0.78%) Vermilion
16 16 (0.70%) Citrix
16 16 (0.70%) Sage
17 14 (0.61%) Adobe
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