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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 77 109 90
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Permanent jobs citing VBA 16 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.66% 0.083% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 0.15% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 5
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
560 662 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.27% 54.76% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 499 537 495
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Canterbury - 2 £37,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £37,500 -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) SAS
3 13 (59.09%) Marketing
3 13 (59.09%) Data Protection
4 7 (31.82%) Database Marketing
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) MS Office
6 5 (22.73%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (13.64%) Line Management
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
9 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
9 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
9 2 (9.09%) Selenium
9 2 (9.09%) WCF
9 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 2 (9.09%) Sitefinity

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (63.64%) SAS
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 2 (9.09%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MS Access
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) DTS
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (59.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Strategy Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Insight Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) MI Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Report Writer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) WCF
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 2 (9.09%) Statistics
1 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Data Protection
2 7 (31.82%) Database Marketing
3 5 (22.73%) Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Process Management
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Test Management
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) JD Edwards
2 2 (9.09%) Ektron
2 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago