The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 51 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.24% 4.08% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 9.78% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 2
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
209 184 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 50.00% 41.72% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 184 138 171
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
VBA
Bedfordshire

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 23 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Papyrus
3 1 (33.33%) Exstream
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Papyrus
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Database Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
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