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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 96 100 136
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +36
Permanent jobs citing VBA 41 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.71% 1.55% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 2.76% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 34
Average salary £34,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1113 1161 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.47% 56.41% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 926 961 1279
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +16 14 £27,500 -38.88%
Watford -10 9 £34,000 - 1
Stevenage - 7 £45,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £35,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 £37,500 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 81 (87.10%) SQL
2 52 (55.91%) SQL Server
3 45 (48.39%) T-SQL
4 43 (46.24%) VB
5 35 (37.63%) Data Mining
5 35 (37.63%) Microsoft
6 33 (35.48%) Finance
7 29 (31.18%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (25.81%) C#
9 21 (22.58%) ETL
10 20 (21.51%) Retail
10 20 (21.51%) Data Analysis
11 19 (20.43%) MS Excel
11 19 (20.43%) VBScript
12 17 (18.28%) .NET
12 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (17.20%) MS Office
14 15 (16.13%) ERP
14 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (12.90%) Data Cleansing
16 12 (12.90%) Data Conversion
16 12 (12.90%) Teradata
16 12 (12.90%) Java
17 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
19 9 (9.68%) Degree
19 9 (9.68%) Performance Management
20 8 (8.60%) Integration Testing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (8.60%) CMS
2 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (20.43%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.20%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.15%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (55.91%) SQL Server
2 35 (37.63%) Data Mining
3 29 (31.18%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.23%) MS Access
7 3 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.15%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (2.15%) OLAP
8 2 (2.15%) MySQL
8 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (35.48%) Finance
2 20 (21.51%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (73.12%) Analyst
2 26 (27.96%) Data Analyst
3 19 (20.43%) Systems Analyst
3 19 (20.43%) Developer
4 17 (18.28%) Business Analyst
5 15 (16.13%) Business Systems Analyst
6 11 (11.83%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Consultant
7 8 (8.60%) Report Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Business Consultant
9 6 (6.45%) Performance Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Capacity Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Programmer
10 5 (5.38%) Junior
10 5 (5.38%) DBA
10 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (5.38%) SQL DBA
11 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) .NET
2 5 (5.38%) HTML
2 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.30%) XML
4 3 (3.23%) Web Services
5 2 (2.15%) WinForms
5 2 (2.15%) MDX
5 2 (2.15%) J2EE
6 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Windows
1 6 (6.45%) Solaris
2 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) ETL
2 20 (21.51%) Data Analysis
3 17 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (16.13%) ERP
5 14 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (12.90%) Data Cleansing
7 9 (9.68%) Performance Management
8 8 (8.60%) Integration Testing
9 6 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (6.45%) Performance Testing
9 6 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (5.38%) ERD
10 5 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.38%) Operations Management
11 4 (4.30%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (4.30%) Data Management
11 4 (4.30%) MVC
11 4 (4.30%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.30%) Software Deployment
12 2 (2.15%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 81 (87.10%) SQL
2 45 (48.39%) T-SQL
3 43 (46.24%) VB
4 24 (25.81%) C#
5 19 (20.43%) VBScript
6 12 (12.90%) Java
7 6 (6.45%) AWK
7 6 (6.45%) Korn
7 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.45%) Perl
8 3 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.15%) VB6
9 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (37.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.90%) Teradata
3 6 (6.45%) McAfee
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle
5 2 (2.15%) Google
5 2 (2.15%) Coremetrics
5 2 (2.15%) Hitwise
5 2 (2.15%) comScore
5 2 (2.15%) IBM
5 2 (2.15%) BEA
5 2 (2.15%) Sage
5 2 (2.15%) Adobe
5 2 (2.15%) Sun
6 1 (1.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.08%) VocaLink
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