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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 85 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBA 12 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.93% 1.37% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 3.00% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 9
Average salary £53,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £43,750 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,376
% change year-on-year
- +0.38%
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
544 534 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.17% 45.88% 58.98%
Number of salaries quoted 424 448 443
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,905 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Brentwood -8 4 £72,500 +87.09%
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (65.22%) C#
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) VB
2 12 (52.17%) ISEB
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
4 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
4 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
5 7 (30.43%) Selenium
5 7 (30.43%) VBScript
5 7 (30.43%) HP
5 7 (30.43%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) SAP
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
7 5 (21.74%) ABAP
7 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) NetApp
7 5 (21.74%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (21.74%) EMC
7 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
7 5 (21.74%) Documentum
7 5 (21.74%) Citrix
7 5 (21.74%) Service Management
7 5 (21.74%) Process Management
7 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
1 5 (21.74%) Documentum
1 5 (21.74%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) assyst
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (30.43%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) TestDirector
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Test Specialist
1 7 (30.43%) Test Automation Specialist
1 7 (30.43%) Automation Specialist
2 5 (21.74%) Release Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Environment Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Test Environment Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.35%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
1 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
2 5 (21.74%) Release Management
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
2 5 (21.74%) Process Management
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) ITSM
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
4 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Management
6 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) VB
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) VBScript
5 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
5 5 (21.74%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) ISEB
2 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) XenApp
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) HP
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) SAP
3 5 (21.74%) EMC
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Cognos
5 1 (4.35%) Remedy
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