The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 122 98 139
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +41
Permanent jobs citing VBA 21 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.91% 1.54% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 2.67% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 31
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1066 1161 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.05% 57.53% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 877 992 1334
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Hertfordshire region.

VBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

VBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Welwyn Garden City +10 8 £27,500 -15.38%
Stevenage - 6 £45,000 - 1
Watford -13 3 £34,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £32,500 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 73 (84.88%) SQL
2 49 (56.98%) SQL Server
3 43 (50.00%) VB
4 41 (47.67%) T-SQL
5 35 (40.70%) Microsoft
6 33 (38.37%) Data Mining
7 31 (36.05%) Finance
8 29 (33.72%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (30.23%) C#
10 25 (29.07%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (23.26%) Retail
12 19 (22.09%) VBScript
13 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
13 18 (20.93%) Data Analysis
14 17 (19.77%) ETL
15 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (18.60%) MS Office
16 15 (17.44%) ERP
16 15 (17.44%) .NET
17 13 (15.12%) Java
17 13 (15.12%) Data Cleansing
17 13 (15.12%) Data Conversion
17 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (15.12%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (13.95%) Teradata
19 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 8 (9.30%) Degree
20 8 (9.30%) Integration Testing
20 8 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (9.30%) CMS
2 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 16 (18.60%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SiteCatalyst
1 2 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (56.98%) SQL Server
2 33 (38.37%) Data Mining
3 25 (29.07%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.49%) MS Access
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (36.05%) Finance
2 20 (23.26%) Retail
3 5 (5.81%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (74.42%) Analyst
2 23 (26.74%) Data Analyst
3 18 (20.93%) Systems Analyst
4 15 (17.44%) Business Analyst
4 15 (17.44%) Business Systems Analyst
4 15 (17.44%) Developer
5 9 (10.47%) SQL Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Report Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Capacity Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Performance Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Business Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Programmer
9 5 (5.81%) DBA
9 5 (5.81%) SQL DBA
10 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.65%) Junior
11 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) .NET
2 5 (5.81%) HTML
2 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.65%) XML
4 2 (2.33%) WinForms
4 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.33%) J2EE
5 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.16%) CSS
5 1 (1.16%) Web Services
5 1 (1.16%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.16%) jQuery
5 1 (1.16%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.72%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.12%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
1 6 (6.98%) Solaris
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.93%) Data Analysis
2 17 (19.77%) ETL
3 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (17.44%) ERP
5 13 (15.12%) Data Cleansing
5 13 (15.12%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (9.30%) Integration Testing
7 7 (8.14%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.98%) Performance Testing
8 6 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (5.81%) Operations Management
9 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.81%) ERD
10 4 (4.65%) MVC
10 4 (4.65%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.65%) Software Deployment
11 2 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.33%) Data Management
11 2 (2.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 73 (84.88%) SQL
2 43 (50.00%) VB
3 41 (47.67%) T-SQL
4 26 (30.23%) C#
5 19 (22.09%) VBScript
6 13 (15.12%) Java
7 6 (6.98%) Korn
7 6 (6.98%) AWK
7 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.98%) Perl
8 2 (2.33%) VB6
8 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (40.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.95%) Teradata
3 6 (6.98%) McAfee
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) Google
5 2 (2.33%) Coremetrics
5 2 (2.33%) Hitwise
5 2 (2.33%) comScore
5 2 (2.33%) BEA
5 2 (2.33%) Sage
5 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.33%) Adobe
5 2 (2.33%) Sun
6 1 (1.16%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) VocaLink
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Willmott Dixon
Salary: £30-£37k plus bonus
Posted: 19 days ago