The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 48 54 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.75% 0.73% 4.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 1.49% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 17
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +45.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
VBA
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
197 202 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 49.37% 49.15% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 151 178 129
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VBA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VBA Salary Trend in Luton

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (50.00%) MS Project
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) OLAP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) MOS
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (33.33%) C
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) OLAP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) MI Developer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Trainer
2 2 (33.33%) Trainer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) MI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MOS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Infor
2 1 (16.67%) SAP