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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 126 132 134
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing VBA 19 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.83% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 0.91% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 4
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
VBA
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
895 876 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.22% 36.41% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 718 763 717
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VBA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VBA Salary Trend in Reading

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
3 8 (30.77%) MS Access
3 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (26.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (19.23%) Demand Forecasting
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (15.38%) Back Office
8 2 (7.69%) Tableau
8 2 (7.69%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (7.69%) Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) QlikView
8 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Time Management
8 2 (7.69%) SAS
8 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (7.69%) Migration
8 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
8 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (7.69%) SAP
8 2 (7.69%) ODBC
9 1 (3.85%) HNC
9 1 (3.85%) HND

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
1 7 (26.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MS Access
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.69%) QlikView
2 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (7.69%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (15.38%) Back Office
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Developer
2 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) MI Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) MI Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Manager
5 1 (3.85%) VBA Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Excel Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (19.23%) Demand Forecasting
2 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) HNC
2 1 (3.85%) HND
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft