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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 135 129 131
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing VBA 7 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.51% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 1.25% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Average salary £27,250 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.12% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,738 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +3.80%
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
839 958 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.48% 40.92% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 730 824 746
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 £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Reading

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) Business Objects
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) Pascal
2 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 6 (42.86%) Maven
2 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 6 (42.86%) J2EE
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Delphi
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) JSP
2 6 (42.86%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 6 (42.86%) Joomla!
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) Ajax
2 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (35.71%) Finance

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 6 (42.86%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MS Access
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) QlikView
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
1 6 (42.86%) Maven
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) MI Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) J2EE
1 6 (42.86%) JSP
1 6 (42.86%) XML
1 6 (42.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Pascal
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) Delphi
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Business Objects
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) SAP