The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 89 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.29% 0.85% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 1.78% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Average salary £28,500 £29,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% -31.79%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,957
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
VBA
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
483 281 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 47.17% 47.79% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 455 255 273
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

VBA
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 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
Northampton -19 2 £33,500 +34.00%
VBA
East Midlands

VBA
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) MI Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Report Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau