The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 88 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 8 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.73% 0.62% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 1.17% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 7
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £31,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
VBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
656 596 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.74% 53.02% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 594 532 547
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VBA
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Kent region.

VBA Salary Trend in Kent

VBA
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Kent

VBA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £27,000 - 1
Canterbury - 1 £37,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £26,000 -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) SAS
3 12 (52.17%) Marketing
3 12 (52.17%) Data Protection
4 7 (30.43%) Database Marketing
5 6 (26.09%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
6 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) CSS
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) Linux
8 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.04%) .NET
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.04%) FTP
8 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (13.04%) Release Management
8 3 (13.04%) ETL
8 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (56.52%) SAS
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
1 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (52.17%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Insight Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Strategy Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Excel Developer
5 2 (8.70%) MI Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Junior IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) XML
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) iSeries
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Data Protection
2 7 (30.43%) Database Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Release Management
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Line Management
5 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
Tunbridge Wells
Pearson Whiffin
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