The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 97 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing VBA 51 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.05% 0.98% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.33% 1.79% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 27
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1177 1173 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.35% 54.92% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 994 941 1193
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
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
East of England

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 July 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 July 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
Watford -10 14 £34,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +18 11 £31,250 -45.65% 1
Stevenage - 8 £45,000 -
Potters Bar - 4 £37,500 -
Rickmansworth - 4 £35,250 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 89 (88.12%) SQL
2 54 (53.47%) SQL Server
3 48 (47.52%) T-SQL
4 44 (43.56%) VB
5 37 (36.63%) Data Mining
6 36 (35.64%) Microsoft
6 36 (35.64%) Finance
7 32 (31.68%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (24.75%) ETL
9 24 (23.76%) C#
9 24 (23.76%) Data Analysis
10 22 (21.78%) Retail
10 22 (21.78%) VBScript
10 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
11 19 (18.81%) .NET
12 18 (17.82%) MS Office
13 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (15.84%) ERP
15 15 (14.85%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (13.86%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (12.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (11.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 11 (10.89%) Visual Studio
20 10 (9.90%) Java
20 10 (9.90%) Data Cleansing
20 10 (9.90%) Data Conversion
21 9 (8.91%) Performance Management
21 9 (8.91%) Degree
21 9 (8.91%) Teradata
22 8 (7.92%) Manufacturing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (7.92%) CMS
2 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
2 18 (17.82%) MS Office
3 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.97%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (53.47%) SQL Server
2 37 (36.63%) Data Mining
3 32 (31.68%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (14.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (12.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (11.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (4.95%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 4 (3.96%) OLAP
9 4 (3.96%) MySQL
10 3 (2.97%) MS Access
11 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (35.64%) Finance
2 22 (21.78%) Retail
3 8 (7.92%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.96%) Marketing
5 2 (1.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (74.26%) Analyst
2 30 (29.70%) Data Analyst
3 23 (22.77%) Developer
4 17 (16.83%) Business Analyst
4 17 (16.83%) Systems Analyst
5 13 (12.87%) Business Systems Analyst
5 13 (12.87%) SQL Developer
6 9 (8.91%) Report Analyst
6 9 (8.91%) Junior
7 8 (7.92%) Programmer
8 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Business Consultant
8 7 (6.93%) Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Junior Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Capacity Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Performance Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Systems Developer
9 5 (4.95%) SQL DBA
9 5 (4.95%) DBA
10 4 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.81%) .NET
2 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.94%) HTML
4 4 (3.96%) Web Services
4 4 (3.96%) XML
4 4 (3.96%) MDX
5 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.98%) J2EE
6 2 (1.98%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Data Conversion
2 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.94%) Windows
2 5 (4.95%) Solaris
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.75%) ETL
2 24 (23.76%) Data Analysis
3 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (15.84%) ERP
5 14 (13.86%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (9.90%) Data Cleansing
7 9 (8.91%) Performance Management
8 8 (7.92%) Integration Testing
9 7 (6.93%) Data Management
10 6 (5.94%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.94%) MVC
11 5 (4.95%) ERD
11 5 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.95%) Performance Testing
11 5 (4.95%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (3.96%) Software Deployment
12 4 (3.96%) ITIL
12 4 (3.96%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (88.12%) SQL
2 48 (47.52%) T-SQL
3 44 (43.56%) VB
4 24 (23.76%) C#
5 22 (21.78%) VBScript
6 10 (9.90%) Java
7 7 (6.93%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.95%) Korn
8 5 (4.95%) AWK
8 5 (4.95%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.95%) Perl
9 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.98%) ISEB
3 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (35.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.91%) Teradata
3 6 (5.94%) McAfee
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle
5 3 (2.97%) Google
5 3 (2.97%) Coremetrics
5 3 (2.97%) IBM
5 3 (2.97%) Adobe
5 3 (2.97%) Hitwise
5 3 (2.97%) comScore
6 2 (1.98%) Cognos
6 2 (1.98%) Sun
6 2 (1.98%) BEA
6 2 (1.98%) Sage
7 1 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.99%) VocaLink
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus
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