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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 278 283 215
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -68
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1062 1060 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.99% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 1.87% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 894 880 1164
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
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
51917 56765 55591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.78% 53.20% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 44540 48115 48356
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 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 31 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 -12 569 £52,500 +5.00% 81
South East +63 167 £42,500 +26.86% 7
North West +47 79 £35,000 +16.66% 13
West Midlands +2 65 £29,500 -1.66% 8
Yorkshire -7 55 £30,000 -14.28% 2
East of England -37 54 £37,500 +7.14% 7
South West -6 49 £32,500 +8.33% 10
East Midlands -25 20 £27,000 -28.00% 1
North East -17 3 £28,500 -2.56% 1
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 1535 (70.35%) SQL
2 922 (42.25%) Finance
3 779 (35.70%) SQL Server
4 740 (33.91%) C#
4 740 (33.91%) MS Excel
5 662 (30.34%) Microsoft
6 599 (27.45%) .NET
7 534 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
8 502 (23.01%) Business Intelligence
9 476 (21.81%) Degree
10 473 (21.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 391 (17.92%) T-SQL
12 351 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 287 (13.15%) HTML
14 279 (12.79%) Analytics
15 269 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
16 262 (12.01%) Windows
17 257 (11.78%) Front Office
18 254 (11.64%) Oracle
19 243 (11.14%) VB
20 237 (10.86%) ASP.NET
21 236 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
22 235 (10.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 234 (10.72%) MS Office
24 233 (10.68%) JavaScript
25 228 (10.45%) Banking
26 221 (10.13%) Java
27 219 (10.04%) SharePoint
28 215 (9.85%) MS Access
29 210 (9.62%) Data Analysis

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 219 (10.04%) SharePoint
2 168 (7.70%) SAS
3 45 (2.06%) IIS
4 34 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 30 (1.37%) Apache Pig
6 27 (1.24%) WebLogic
7 26 (1.19%) WebSphere
8 23 (1.05%) JBoss
9 20 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
9 20 (0.92%) Joomla!
10 19 (0.87%) CMS
11 16 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (0.69%) MS Exchange
13 13 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (0.41%) MS Project Server
17 5 (0.23%) Documentum
17 5 (0.23%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 740 (33.91%) MS Excel
2 234 (10.72%) MS Office
3 94 (4.31%) PowerPivot
4 91 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 63 (2.89%) Spreadsheet
6 60 (2.75%) MS Visio
7 45 (2.06%) SPSS
8 22 (1.01%) MS Project
9 12 (0.55%) AutoCAD
10 6 (0.27%) Simulink
10 6 (0.27%) LaTeX
11 5 (0.23%) InfoPath
11 5 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.18%) InDesign
12 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.18%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.14%) FastStats
14 2 (0.092%) Stateflow
15 1 (0.046%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 36 (1.65%) Google Analytics
2 27 (1.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 27 (1.24%) Cognos TM1
3 21 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.92%) Cognos Planning
5 19 (0.87%) thinkFolio
6 14 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
6 14 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.37%) assyst
8 7 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (0.27%) Line 500
9 6 (0.27%) Endur
10 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.23%) ReMetrica
10 5 (0.23%) Markit EDM
11 4 (0.18%) ProductWriter
11 4 (0.18%) Magento
11 4 (0.18%) Retail-J
12 3 (0.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
2 30 (1.37%) Amazon S3
2 30 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
3 24 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.27%) SaaS
6 4 (0.18%) Office 365
7 2 (0.092%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.05%) LAN
1 23 (1.05%) WAN
2 16 (0.73%) SAN
2 16 (0.73%) Firewall
3 15 (0.69%) Intranet
4 14 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.50%) Internet
6 10 (0.46%) DNS
7 7 (0.32%) FTP
8 6 (0.27%) DHCP
8 6 (0.27%) VPN
9 5 (0.23%) Broadband
10 3 (0.14%) HTTP
11 2 (0.092%) SMTP
11 2 (0.092%) Network Security
11 2 (0.092%) NAS
11 2 (0.092%) Modbus
11 2 (0.092%) Profibus
12 1 (0.046%) SMS
12 1 (0.046%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 779 (35.70%) SQL Server
2 473 (21.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 351 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 269 (12.33%) Data Warehouse
5 235 (10.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 215 (9.85%) MS Access
7 200 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 165 (7.56%) Relational Database
9 109 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
10 91 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 76 (3.48%) Data Mining
11 76 (3.48%) QlikView
12 62 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 61 (2.80%) Microsoft Power View
14 51 (2.34%) RDBMS
15 39 (1.79%) OLAP
15 39 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
16 37 (1.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 36 (1.65%) MySQL
17 36 (1.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 172 (7.88%) Visual Studio
2 67 (3.07%) Git (software)
3 65 (2.98%) Subversion
4 64 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 54 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 35 (1.60%) Maven
7 30 (1.37%) Yeoman
8 29 (1.33%) NUnit
9 26 (1.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 20 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
11 19 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 14 (0.64%) JIRA
13 8 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
13 8 (0.37%) Mercurial
13 8 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
13 8 (0.37%) Moq
14 7 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 7 (0.32%) LLBLGen Pro
14 7 (0.32%) ReSharper
15 6 (0.27%) NetAdvantage
General
1 922 (42.25%) Finance
2 257 (11.78%) Front Office
3 228 (10.45%) Banking
4 142 (6.51%) Marketing
5 103 (4.72%) Retail
6 98 (4.49%) Investment Banking
7 75 (3.44%) Legal
8 73 (3.35%) Back Office
9 59 (2.70%) Financial Institution
10 47 (2.15%) Telecoms
11 38 (1.74%) Law
12 24 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 22 (1.01%) Advertising
13 22 (1.01%) Publishing
14 17 (0.78%) Italian Language
15 15 (0.69%) Spanish Language
15 15 (0.69%) Dutch Language
15 15 (0.69%) German Language
16 12 (0.55%) Billing
17 11 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 902 (41.34%) Developer
2 788 (36.11%) Analyst
3 199 (9.12%) Data Analyst
4 177 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 135 (6.19%) Applications Support
6 122 (5.59%) Excel Developer
7 119 (5.45%) Business Analyst
8 114 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 114 (5.22%) VBA Developer
9 108 (4.95%) Support Analyst
10 107 (4.90%) SQL Developer
10 107 (4.90%) MI Analyst
11 94 (4.31%) Software Developer
12 87 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 83 (3.80%) Report Developer
13 83 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
14 82 (3.76%) Consultant
15 73 (3.35%) .NET Developer
16 67 (3.07%) Junior
17 63 (2.89%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 599 (27.45%) .NET
2 287 (13.15%) HTML
3 237 (10.86%) ASP.NET
4 201 (9.21%) XML
5 158 (7.24%) CSS
6 111 (5.09%) WinForms
7 98 (4.49%) WPF
8 88 (4.03%) Web Services
9 82 (3.76%) WCF
10 72 (3.30%) jQuery
11 71 (3.25%) .NET Framework
12 66 (3.02%) Ajax
13 59 (2.70%) REST
14 54 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (2.47%) SOAP
15 45 (2.06%) J2EE
16 44 (2.02%) LINQ
17 38 (1.74%) SciPy
17 38 (1.74%) D3.js
17 38 (1.74%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 534 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
2 169 (7.75%) Mathematics
3 159 (7.29%) Derivative
4 155 (7.10%) Management Information System
5 130 (5.96%) Fixed Income
5 130 (5.96%) Computer Science
6 116 (5.32%) Visualisation
7 96 (4.40%) Statistics
8 91 (4.17%) Hedge funds
9 87 (3.99%) Equities
10 77 (3.53%) Credit Risk
11 63 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 56 (2.57%) Data Structures
13 53 (2.43%) Algorithms
14 40 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
15 35 (1.60%) Economics
16 34 (1.56%) Mobile App
17 30 (1.37%) Open Source
18 28 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
18 28 (1.28%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 262 (12.01%) Windows
2 123 (5.64%) UNIX
3 79 (3.62%) Linux
4 42 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (1.28%) Windows 7
6 27 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.46%) Solaris
9 9 (0.41%) Android
10 7 (0.32%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.27%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.23%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.092%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.046%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (23.01%) Business Intelligence
2 279 (12.79%) Analytics
3 236 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
4 210 (9.62%) Data Analysis
5 193 (8.85%) ETL
6 132 (6.05%) Asset Management
7 123 (5.64%) MVC
8 120 (5.50%) ITIL
9 117 (5.36%) Data Management
10 115 (5.27%) Risk Management
11 114 (5.22%) Project Management
12 107 (4.90%) OO
13 104 (4.77%) Business Analysis
14 88 (4.03%) Time Management
15 82 (3.76%) Data Modelling
16 79 (3.62%) RAD
17 78 (3.57%) TDD
17 78 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
18 77 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
19 75 (3.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1535 (70.35%) SQL
2 740 (33.91%) C#
3 391 (17.92%) T-SQL
4 243 (11.14%) VB
5 233 (10.68%) JavaScript
6 221 (10.13%) Java
7 204 (9.35%) VB.NET
8 148 (6.78%) C++
9 142 (6.51%) Python
10 100 (4.58%) PHP
11 91 (4.17%) PowerShell
12 87 (3.99%) PL/SQL
13 80 (3.67%) R
14 68 (3.12%) Perl
15 60 (2.75%) MATLAB
16 55 (2.52%) VB6
17 42 (1.92%) VBScript
18 39 (1.79%) C
19 36 (1.65%) Bash Shell
20 30 (1.37%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 476 (21.81%) Degree
2 61 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 48 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 23 (1.05%) MCSE
5 23 (1.05%) ISEB
6 20 (0.92%) PhD
7 15 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (0.55%) NVQ Level 3
9 10 (0.46%) MCSD
10 9 (0.41%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.41%) CFA
11 8 (0.37%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.27%) HND
14 5 (0.23%) MCP
14 5 (0.23%) HNC
15 4 (0.18%) MOS
16 3 (0.14%) CIMA
16 3 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (3.62%) QA
2 19 (0.87%) EMIR
2 19 (0.87%) SLA
3 13 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.32%) COBIT
6 6 (0.27%) MiFID
6 6 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.14%) Basel III
9 3 (0.14%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.14%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.092%) P3O
10 2 (0.092%) DO-254
10 2 (0.092%) DO-160
11 1 (0.046%) Basel II
11 1 (0.046%) TickIT
System Software
1 82 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.37%) VirtualBox
3 13 (0.60%) XenApp
4 11 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.37%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.18%) Firmware
7 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.092%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.092%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.046%) Xen
9 1 (0.046%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.046%) Varnish
9 1 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (1.37%) Vagrant
2 9 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.18%) Control-M
4 2 (0.092%) ARCserve
4 2 (0.092%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.046%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.046%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.046%) SCCM
Vendors
1 662 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 254 (11.64%) Oracle
3 138 (6.32%) Business Objects
4 137 (6.28%) Cognos
5 67 (3.07%) Tableau
6 54 (2.47%) Bloomberg
7 44 (2.02%) IBM
8 39 (1.79%) Google
9 28 (1.28%) SAP
10 27 (1.24%) TOWER Software
11 26 (1.19%) Citrix
11 26 (1.19%) FactSet
12 25 (1.15%) Sybase
13 23 (1.05%) VMware
14 21 (0.96%) Sun
15 19 (0.87%) HP
16 17 (0.78%) Sage
17 15 (0.69%) EMC
18 14 (0.64%) Hyperion
19 13 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lorien
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Work From Home
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + substantial bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday