The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 73 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.49% 0.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
VBA
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
448 322 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.04% 49.09% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 323 282 354
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram 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 19 September 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
Tyne and Wear -4 3 £40,500 -10.00%
Durham - 1 £27,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (50.00%) Redmine
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) EJB
1 3 (50.00%) JSP
1 3 (50.00%) Struts
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) DOM
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) XHTML
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Sun
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (50.00%) NHS
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) LotusScript
1 3 (50.00%) OCPJP
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) XPath
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) EJB
1 3 (50.00%) JSP
1 3 (50.00%) Struts
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) DOM
1 3 (50.00%) XHTML
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB
1 3 (50.00%) LotusScript
1 3 (50.00%) XPath
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (50.00%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe