The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 84 67 106
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +39
Permanent jobs citing VBA 25 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.77% 1.54% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 2.80% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 13
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £46,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
696 535 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.22% 54.98% 63.08%
Number of salaries quoted 571 467 738
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBA
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -1 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Wickford - 3 £45,000 -
Brentwood -8 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Chelmsford - 1 £37,500 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (60.00%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 17 (48.57%) .NET
3 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
4 16 (45.71%) VB
4 16 (45.71%) Java
5 15 (42.86%) VB.NET
6 14 (40.00%) Windows
7 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
7 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
8 12 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (31.43%) SAP
9 11 (31.43%) EMC
9 11 (31.43%) Citrix
9 11 (31.43%) NetApp
9 11 (31.43%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (31.43%) Process Management
9 11 (31.43%) Finance
9 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
9 11 (31.43%) Documentum
9 11 (31.43%) ABAP
9 11 (31.43%) Oracle
9 11 (31.43%) Business Analysis
9 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (31.43%) SharePoint Server
9 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (31.43%) XenApp
9 11 (31.43%) Release Management
10 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (31.43%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
1 11 (31.43%) Documentum
1 11 (31.43%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
3 4 (11.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) DNS
1 3 (8.57%) DHCP
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (25.71%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (20.00%) QlikView
7 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (8.57%) MySQL
10 2 (5.71%) OLAP
10 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (2.86%) Big Data
11 1 (2.86%) MS Access
11 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
11 1 (2.86%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Release Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Test Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Test Automation Specialist
4 5 (14.29%) Automation Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Report Writer
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.86%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Senior IT Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.57%) MDX
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) EDI
3 3 (8.57%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Statistics
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (31.43%) Process Management
2 11 (31.43%) Business Analysis
2 11 (31.43%) Release Management
3 9 (25.71%) ITSM
4 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.57%) Data Management
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) ETL
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.86%) Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) System Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.86%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) VB
3 16 (45.71%) Java
4 15 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 11 (31.43%) ABAP
6 5 (14.29%) VBScript
7 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.57%) PHP
8 1 (2.86%) R
8 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) ISEB
2 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) SAP
1 11 (31.43%) EMC
1 11 (31.43%) Citrix
1 11 (31.43%) NetApp
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) Cognos
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Tableau
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