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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 83 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing VBA 14 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.39% 1.00% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 2.04% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 26
Average salary £39,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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
526 638 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.23% 48.89% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 443 507 577
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +4 9 £38,000 -
Harlow - 1 £42,500 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) QA
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) MS Access
3 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) LoadRunner
4 7 (35.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) ISEB
4 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 7 (35.00%) SOAP
4 7 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Performance Testing
4 7 (35.00%) SoapUI
4 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (35.00%) HP SiteScope
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) MS Office
7 3 (15.00%) Load Testing
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.00%) Publishing
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (35.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Access Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Report Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Performance Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Accountant
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) SOAP
3 6 (30.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) ADSI
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (15.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Document Management
4 1 (5.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
1 7 (35.00%) ISEB
1 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Citrix
1 7 (35.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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