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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 97 103 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.093% 0.57% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.98% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +56.52%
UK excluding London average salary £36,536 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.38% +2.94%
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
559 615 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.86% 58.18% 58.18%
Number of salaries quoted 487 551 571
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (92.59%) MS Excel
1 25 (92.59%) SQL
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 24 (88.89%) Spreadsheet
2 24 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 24 (88.89%) VB
2 24 (88.89%) MS Access
3 23 (85.19%) Oracle
3 23 (85.19%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.70%) MS Office
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Finance
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) ADO
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) XSLT
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) DTS

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 25 (92.59%) MS Excel
2 24 (88.89%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server 2012
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (88.89%) MS Access
3 23 (85.19%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) DTS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 24 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) DBA
1 25 (92.59%) SQL DBA
2 20 (74.07%) Developer
3 19 (70.37%) SQL Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Server Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) ADO
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
1 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Case Management
1 1 (3.70%) CRM
1 1 (3.70%) ETL
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
1 1 (3.70%) Project Management
1 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) SQL
2 24 (88.89%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Sage
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