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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 109 99 143
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +44
Permanent jobs citing VBA 36 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.52% 1.53% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 2.71% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 25
Average salary £32,000 £35,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.85% +23.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,400 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
1116 1072 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.09% 56.63% 55.40%
Number of salaries quoted 875 875 1469
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -3 13 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Rickmansworth - 4 £31,000 -
Stevenage +9 3 £40,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -12 3 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Watford -27 2 - - 1
Borehamwood - 2 £29,500 - 1
Harpenden - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshunt - 1 £47,500 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 42 (76.36%) SQL
2 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
3 24 (43.64%) VB
4 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
4 23 (41.82%) T-SQL
5 22 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (40.00%) C#
6 18 (32.73%) Finance
7 16 (29.09%) .NET
7 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
8 14 (25.45%) VB.NET
9 12 (21.82%) VB6
9 12 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (21.82%) Visual Studio
10 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (20.00%) Data Mining
11 10 (18.18%) MS Access
11 10 (18.18%) ETL
11 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis
11 10 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (18.18%) WinForms
11 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 10 (18.18%) Retail
12 9 (16.36%) HTML
12 9 (16.36%) Solaris
12 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (14.55%) Teradata
13 8 (14.55%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
13 8 (14.55%) Perl

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 10 (18.18%) MS Access
4 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.64%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Retail
3 8 (14.55%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Performance Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Capacity Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Report Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Business Systems Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Junior
7 4 (7.27%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Information Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Programmer
9 2 (3.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 10 (18.18%) WinForms
3 9 (16.36%) HTML
4 3 (5.45%) XML
4 3 (5.45%) J2EE
5 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.82%) CSS
5 1 (1.82%) Web Services
5 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.82%) jQuery
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.82%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Data Conversion
3 3 (5.45%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) FMCG
4 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Solaris
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.18%) ETL
2 10 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 10 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (14.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (14.55%) Performance Testing
3 8 (14.55%) ERP
4 6 (10.91%) Operations Management
4 6 (10.91%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) ITIL
6 3 (5.45%) Data Management
6 3 (5.45%) System Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma
7 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 2 (3.64%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.82%) PDM
8 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (76.36%) SQL
2 24 (43.64%) VB
3 23 (41.82%) T-SQL
4 22 (40.00%) C#
5 14 (25.45%) VB.NET
6 12 (21.82%) VB6
7 8 (14.55%) Korn
7 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
7 8 (14.55%) AWK
7 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
7 8 (14.55%) Perl
8 6 (10.91%) Java
9 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
9 3 (5.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Teradata
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.64%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) Sun
5 2 (3.64%) BEA
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood
Required IT
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago