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 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 82 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.36% 0.77% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 1.60% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £40,500 £26,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.83% -15.87%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,376
% change year-on-year
- +0.38%
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
462 312 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.20% 48.00% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 367 276 305
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
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
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 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
Tyne and Wear -18 3 £40,500 -10.00% 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 24 October 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
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Salary: £0 to £275
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum - entry level - depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago