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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 65 86 68
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing VBA 38 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.00% 0.99% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.84% 1.96% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 19
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
651 662 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 51.46% 50.50% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 514 567 496
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,800
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 - 21 £36,250 - 1
Chelmsford - 6 £40,000 -
Brentwood -8 2 - -
Colchester +1 1 - -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 28 (59.57%) .NET
2 28 (59.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (59.57%) MS Access
3 24 (51.06%) C#
4 18 (38.30%) MS Office
5 17 (36.17%) Finance
6 16 (34.04%) Ajax
7 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
8 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
9 13 (27.66%) Windows
9 13 (27.66%) VB
10 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
10 12 (25.53%) HTML
11 11 (23.40%) Java
11 11 (23.40%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (23.40%) Cognos
11 11 (23.40%) ADSI
11 11 (23.40%) SunGard
11 11 (23.40%) CODA
12 10 (21.28%) Web Application Development
13 9 (19.15%) SunGard AvantGard
14 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (14.89%) ITIL
15 7 (14.89%) Oracle
15 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
15 7 (14.89%) Degree
15 7 (14.89%) ITIL V3
15 7 (14.89%) SDLC
16 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (12.77%) MS Exchange
1 6 (12.77%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (12.77%) SharePoint Server
1 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Office
2 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
4 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (19.15%) SunGard AvantGard
2 6 (12.77%) CODA-Financials
2 6 (12.77%) assyst
3 3 (6.38%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (2.13%) AWD
4 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (59.57%) SQL Server
1 28 (59.57%) MS Access
2 11 (23.40%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Selenium
1 1 (2.13%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Access Developer
3 8 (17.02%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Release Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Support
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) Programme Planner
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) .NET
2 16 (34.04%) Ajax
3 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
4 12 (25.53%) HTML
5 11 (23.40%) ADSI
6 5 (10.64%) XML
7 2 (4.26%) JSON
7 2 (4.26%) WCF
7 2 (4.26%) REST
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.26%) CSS
7 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Web Application Development
2 7 (14.89%) ITIL V3
2 7 (14.89%) SDLC
2 7 (14.89%) ITIL
3 6 (12.77%) ITSM
3 6 (12.77%) Release Management
4 4 (8.51%) Time Management
5 3 (6.38%) Workflow
6 2 (4.26%) Document Management
6 2 (4.26%) Dependency Management
6 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.13%) Analytics
7 1 (2.13%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.13%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 24 (51.06%) C#
3 13 (27.66%) VB
4 11 (23.40%) Java
5 7 (14.89%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.77%) VBScript
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Cognos
1 11 (23.40%) SunGard
1 11 (23.40%) CODA
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) EMC
3 6 (12.77%) Citrix
3 6 (12.77%) NetApp
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
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