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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 72 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.37% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.28% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -25.37%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
423 357 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 52.68% 54.67% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 329 316 361
Average salary £32,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.32% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 22 July 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 -1 2 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Durham - 1 £27,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
2 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
2 3 (37.50%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 2 (25.00%) 4G
3 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Amdocs
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) QMS
4 1 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) COM
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) COM
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Statistics
1 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) QMS
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) Amdocs
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago