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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 51 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Permanent jobs citing VBA 43 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.51% 0.88% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.17% 1.86% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 18
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
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
600 537 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.98% 47.31% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 475 438 441
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 - 27 £42,500 - 1
Chelmsford - 4 £35,000 - 1
Brentwood -8 3 £45,000 -
Colchester - 1 - -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 43 (67.19%) SQL
2 42 (65.63%) .NET
3 40 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 37 (57.81%) MS Access
5 30 (46.88%) C#
6 25 (39.06%) MS Office
6 25 (39.06%) Ajax
7 24 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
9 19 (29.69%) Finance
10 16 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 16 (25.00%) HTML
11 15 (23.44%) VB
11 15 (23.44%) ADSI
11 15 (23.44%) Web Application Development
12 14 (21.88%) Java
12 14 (21.88%) VBScript
12 14 (21.88%) Windows
13 13 (20.31%) VB.NET
14 11 (17.19%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (17.19%) Cognos
14 11 (17.19%) SunGard
14 11 (17.19%) CODA
15 9 (14.06%) SunGard AvantGard
16 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
18 6 (9.38%) CODA-Financials
18 6 (9.38%) Workflow

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (4.69%) Captiva
1 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (39.06%) MS Office
2 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) MS Project
4 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) SunGard AvantGard
2 6 (9.38%) CODA-Financials
3 3 (4.69%) assyst
3 3 (4.69%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (1.56%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 37 (57.81%) MS Access
3 11 (17.19%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) Selenium
1 1 (1.56%) Hudson
1 1 (1.56%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 16 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Publishing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Analyst
3 17 (26.56%) Access Developer
4 13 (20.31%) .NET Developer
5 10 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 10 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Programmer
6 8 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (10.94%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 6 (9.38%) Senior Programmer
8 6 (9.38%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Systems Support
10 3 (4.69%) Release Manager
10 3 (4.69%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (65.63%) .NET
2 25 (39.06%) Ajax
3 24 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 16 (25.00%) HTML
5 15 (23.44%) ADSI
6 6 (9.38%) XML
7 1 (1.56%) DOM
7 1 (1.56%) XSLT
7 1 (1.56%) ODBC
7 1 (1.56%) EDI
7 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.56%) CSS
7 1 (1.56%) Web Services
7 1 (1.56%) JSON
7 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) AS400
3 1 (1.56%) Statistics
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.56%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Web Application Development
2 6 (9.38%) Workflow
3 5 (7.81%) Document Management
3 5 (7.81%) Time Management
4 4 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 4 (6.25%) SDLC
4 4 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (4.69%) Release Management
5 3 (4.69%) ITSM
6 2 (3.13%) Dependency Management
6 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.56%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.56%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.56%) System Testing
7 1 (1.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) SQL
2 30 (46.88%) C#
3 15 (23.44%) VB
4 14 (21.88%) Java
4 14 (21.88%) VBScript
5 13 (20.31%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.81%) VB6
7 2 (3.13%) Perl
8 1 (1.56%) RPG
8 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.56%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Cognos
1 11 (17.19%) SunGard
1 11 (17.19%) CODA
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) EMC
4 3 (4.69%) Citrix
4 3 (4.69%) NetApp
4 3 (4.69%) Kofax
5 2 (3.13%) OpenText
5 2 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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