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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 131 128 117
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.041% 0.35% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.95% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
796 840 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.56% 37.07% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 641 741 887
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
3 11 (73.33%) VB
3 11 (73.33%) VB6
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (66.67%) DTS
5 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Advertising
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.67%) RUP
8 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Legal
8 1 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) MCITP
8 1 (6.67%) Degree

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (66.67%) DTS
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Actuary
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Scrum
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) VB.NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
3 11 (73.33%) VB
3 11 (73.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft