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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 125 100 108
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 29 50 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.21% 2.02% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.38% 4.37% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 15
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
1221 1144 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.75% 46.20% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 973 959
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
Watford -12 7 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £30,500 -
Borehamwood - 3 £32,500 -
St Albans - 2 £55,000 -
Stevenage +2 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Welwyn Garden City -13 1 £27,500 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 41 (83.67%) SQL
2 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
3 19 (38.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (36.73%) .NET
4 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
5 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (28.57%) C#
7 13 (26.53%) VB
7 13 (26.53%) Degree
8 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (22.45%) Scrum
8 11 (22.45%) XML
8 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (22.45%) Data Mapping
8 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
9 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
9 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (20.41%) ATDD
9 10 (20.41%) MS Office
9 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
9 10 (20.41%) MVC
9 10 (20.41%) TDD
10 9 (18.37%) ISEB
10 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (18.37%) OWASP
11 8 (16.33%) ITIL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 6 (12.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (10.20%) SAS
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.08%) SugarCRM
4 2 (4.08%) ColdFusion
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.41%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) SPSS
4 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) GoldMine
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.20%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.24%) VPN
2 6 (12.24%) DNS
2 6 (12.24%) SSL
2 6 (12.24%) LAN
2 6 (12.24%) WAN
2 6 (12.24%) DHCP
2 6 (12.24%) Firewall
2 6 (12.24%) VLAN
2 6 (12.24%) NAS
3 4 (8.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 19 (38.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.08%) MySQL
7 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.08%) MS Access
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Analyst
2 20 (40.82%) Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Report Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Sales Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Systems Developer
10 1 (2.04%) VBA Developer
10 1 (2.04%) CRM Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) .NET
2 11 (22.45%) XML
3 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (12.24%) HP StoreVirtual
2 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
2 6 (12.24%) Replication
3 3 (6.12%) FMCG
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) NHS
4 2 (4.08%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
1 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Scrum
1 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (22.45%) Data Mapping
2 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
2 10 (20.41%) ATDD
2 10 (20.41%) TDD
2 10 (20.41%) MVC
3 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (18.37%) OWASP
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL
4 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (16.33%) CRM
5 5 (10.20%) ERP
6 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.16%) Analytics
6 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Logistics
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) C#
3 13 (26.53%) VB
4 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.24%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (18.37%) ISEB
4 5 (10.20%) MCSE
4 5 (10.20%) MCSA
4 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.04%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Hyper-V
1 6 (12.24%) XenApp
1 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Terminal Services
2 4 (8.16%) Xen
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco
2 6 (12.24%) HP
2 6 (12.24%) Dell
2 6 (12.24%) Apple
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
2 6 (12.24%) Fujitsu
2 6 (12.24%) SonicWALL
3 4 (8.16%) Citrix
4 3 (6.12%) Tableau
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos
5 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.08%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) Google
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago