The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 48 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.85% 0.33% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 0.56% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £22,500 £47,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.63% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
VBA
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
151 179 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 43.02% 59.67% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 119 168 161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,085 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

VBA
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

VBA Salary Trend in Peterborough

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SAS
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Statistics
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (16.67%) Linear Regression
5 1 (16.67%) Physics
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) SPSS

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (83.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Graduate
3 3 (50.00%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) MI Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Research Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Yield Management
4 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Management
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
4 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Linear Regression
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Coremetrics