The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 18 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 71 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.69% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 0.27% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £55,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
395 369 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 54.26% 49.80% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 345 331 306
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBA
England

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VBA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VBA Salary Trend in the North East

VBA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 5 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) SAS
3 3 (33.33%) Statistics
3 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) MS Access
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) 4G
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) QMS
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (44.44%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Statistics
1 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Fault Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) QMS
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
2 1 (11.11%) Amdocs