The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 76 89 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.52% 1.00% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 1.54% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £31,500 £25,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,376
% change year-on-year
- +0.38%
VBA
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
398 521 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 51.89% 64.96% 60.51%
Number of salaries quoted 364 486 318
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VBA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VBA
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Leicester +13 3 £31,500 +23.52%
VBA
East Midlands

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (50.00%) VB
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (41.67%) Retail
5 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
8 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) E-Procurement
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (16.67%) PHP5
8 2 (16.67%) SAP SRM
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (16.67%) VB6

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP SRM
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) ADO
6 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) E-Procurement
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) VB
3 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (16.67%) VB6
5 2 (16.67%) PHP5
5 2 (16.67%) VBScript
5 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
2 1 (8.33%) IBM