The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 75 85 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing VBA 21 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.72% 1.41% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.46% 2.81% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 16
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
VBA
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
607 713 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.79% 50.32% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 480 614 490
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VBA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VBA Salary Trend in Essex

VBA
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Essex

VBA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Basildon - 11 £36,250 - 1
Chelmsford - 2 £45,000 - 1
Brentwood -6 1 - -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) .NET
3 19 (59.38%) C#
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
4 15 (46.88%) MS Access
5 12 (37.50%) MS Office
6 11 (34.38%) Java
6 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
6 11 (34.38%) Ajax
7 10 (31.25%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) HTML
7 10 (31.25%) Finance
8 9 (28.13%) VB
9 8 (25.00%) ITIL
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.00%) Degree
9 8 (25.00%) ITIL V3
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (21.88%) XenApp
10 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (21.88%) Release Management
10 7 (21.88%) assyst
10 7 (21.88%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (21.88%) SDLC
10 7 (21.88%) Citrix
10 7 (21.88%) NetApp
10 7 (21.88%) XML
10 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
10 7 (21.88%) VB.NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (21.88%) SharePoint Server
1 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
1 7 (21.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Office
2 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS Project
4 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) assyst
2 5 (15.63%) SunGard AvantGard
3 3 (9.38%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (3.13%) Sage 200
4 1 (3.13%) Sage 50
4 1 (3.13%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (3.13%) Sage CRM
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
1 15 (46.88%) MS Access
2 5 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Release Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Access Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Planner
6 2 (6.25%) Report Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) Ajax
3 10 (31.25%) HTML
4 7 (21.88%) XML
5 6 (18.75%) ADSI
5 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
6 5 (15.63%) REST
6 5 (15.63%) WCF
6 5 (15.63%) JSON
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.63%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 7 (21.88%) Release Management
2 7 (21.88%) SDLC
2 7 (21.88%) ITSM
3 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
4 2 (6.25%) Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) CRM
4 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.25%) Time Management
4 2 (6.25%) Dependency Management
5 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.13%) Wealth Management
5 1 (3.13%) ETL
5 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) Java
4 9 (28.13%) VB
5 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
6 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix
2 7 (21.88%) NetApp
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) EMC
3 5 (15.63%) SunGard
3 5 (15.63%) CODA
3 5 (15.63%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Sage
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago