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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 93 112 132
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +20
Permanent jobs citing VBA 50 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.02% 1.00% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.32% 1.79% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 28
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1157 1174 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.63% 55.67% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 981 945 1173
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 29 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 29 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 -6 13 £34,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +20 12 £27,500 -52.17%
Stevenage - 8 £45,000 - 1
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 29 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 87 (88.78%) SQL
2 54 (55.10%) SQL Server
3 47 (47.96%) T-SQL
4 43 (43.88%) VB
5 36 (36.73%) Data Mining
5 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
6 33 (33.67%) Finance
7 31 (31.63%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (24.49%) C#
8 24 (24.49%) ETL
9 22 (22.45%) MS Excel
9 22 (22.45%) Data Analysis
10 21 (21.43%) VBScript
11 20 (20.41%) Retail
12 19 (19.39%) .NET
13 18 (18.37%) MS Office
14 17 (17.35%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (15.31%) ERP
15 15 (15.31%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio
20 10 (10.20%) Java
20 10 (10.20%) Data Cleansing
20 10 (10.20%) Data Conversion
20 10 (10.20%) Teradata
21 9 (9.18%) Performance Management
21 9 (9.18%) Degree
22 8 (8.16%) Integration Testing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (8.16%) CMS
2 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 18 (18.37%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.04%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 36 (36.73%) Data Mining
3 31 (31.63%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (15.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 4 (4.08%) MySQL
9 4 (4.08%) OLAP
9 4 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.06%) MS Access
11 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (33.67%) Finance
2 20 (20.41%) Retail
3 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.08%) Marketing
5 2 (2.04%) Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (74.49%) Analyst
2 30 (30.61%) Data Analyst
3 22 (22.45%) Developer
4 17 (17.35%) Business Analyst
4 17 (17.35%) Systems Analyst
5 13 (13.27%) Business Systems Analyst
5 13 (13.27%) SQL Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Report Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Programmer
8 7 (7.14%) Consultant
8 7 (7.14%) Junior
8 7 (7.14%) Business Consultant
8 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Capacity Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.10%) Performance Analyst
9 5 (5.10%) DBA
10 4 (4.08%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.08%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) .NET
2 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.10%) HTML
4 4 (4.08%) Web Services
4 4 (4.08%) XML
4 4 (4.08%) MDX
5 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.04%) J2EE
6 2 (2.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) Windows
2 5 (5.10%) Solaris
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.49%) ETL
2 22 (22.45%) Data Analysis
3 17 (17.35%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (15.31%) ERP
5 14 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (10.20%) Data Cleansing
7 9 (9.18%) Performance Management
8 8 (8.16%) Integration Testing
9 7 (7.14%) Data Management
10 6 (6.12%) MVC
11 5 (5.10%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.10%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.10%) Performance Testing
11 5 (5.10%) ERD
11 5 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (5.10%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (4.08%) Software Deployment
12 4 (4.08%) Dimensional Modelling
12 4 (4.08%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (88.78%) SQL
2 47 (47.96%) T-SQL
3 43 (43.88%) VB
4 24 (24.49%) C#
5 21 (21.43%) VBScript
6 10 (10.20%) Java
7 6 (6.12%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.10%) Perl
8 5 (5.10%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.10%) AWK
8 5 (5.10%) Korn
9 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
2 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.04%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.20%) Teradata
3 6 (6.12%) McAfee
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle
5 2 (2.04%) Cognos
5 2 (2.04%) IBM
5 2 (2.04%) Adobe
5 2 (2.04%) Sun
5 2 (2.04%) BEA
5 2 (2.04%) Sage
5 2 (2.04%) Hitwise
5 2 (2.04%) comScore
5 2 (2.04%) Google
5 2 (2.04%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.02%) VocaLink
6 1 (1.02%) SAP
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