The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 68 70 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Permanent jobs citing VBA 2 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.33% 0.32% 4.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.65% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 15
Average salary £31,750 £19,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.10% -38.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £19,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
VBA
Northamptonshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
282 307 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 45.85% 49.44% 53.55%
Number of salaries quoted 252 283 194
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £48,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

VBA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

VBA Salary Trend in Northampton

VBA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Basel III
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) S-PLUS
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) S-PLUS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Forecast Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Basel III