The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 377 286 292
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 66 147 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.71% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 1.45% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 121 146
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
VBA
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10351 10144 11394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.05% 48.82% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8675 8937 10161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VBA Salary Trend in the South East

VBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in the South East

VBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Surrey -24 20 £35,000 -26.31%
Berkshire -18 11 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 10 £37,500 +1.35% 2
Oxfordshire -9 7 £45,750 +34.55% 2
Hampshire -36 6 £35,000 +27.27% 3
West Sussex -16 5 £32,500 -18.75%
East Sussex -29 4 £31,750 -25.29% 1
Kent -4 1 £20,500 -43.83% 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 130 (73.86%) SQL
2 80 (45.45%) .NET
3 78 (44.32%) MS Excel
4 65 (36.93%) SQL Server
5 59 (33.52%) C#
6 55 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 48 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 48 (27.27%) VB
8 46 (26.14%) ASP.NET
9 42 (23.86%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (23.30%) Finance
11 39 (22.16%) Degree
12 36 (20.45%) VB.NET
12 36 (20.45%) HTML
13 29 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 27 (15.34%) Java
15 26 (14.77%) Web Services
16 24 (13.64%) JavaScript
16 24 (13.64%) Analytics
17 23 (13.07%) Data Modelling
17 23 (13.07%) VB6
18 22 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 22 (12.50%) XML
19 21 (11.93%) CSS
20 20 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (10.80%) Python
22 18 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
22 18 (10.23%) Web Development
22 18 (10.23%) Relational Database
23 17 (9.66%) Social Media

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (7.95%) IIS
2 12 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.14%) SAS
3 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.57%) FileNet
4 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 78 (44.32%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.95%) MS Office
3 9 (5.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.27%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.14%) SPSS
6 1 (0.57%) Maple
6 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 15 (8.52%) WebTrends
3 4 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.14%) Agresso
4 2 (1.14%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.57%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.57%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.57%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.57%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.57%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.57%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.98%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (36.93%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (10.23%) Relational Database
5 15 (8.52%) MS Access
5 15 (8.52%) DTS
6 12 (6.82%) MySQL
6 12 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.68%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.84%) QlikView
10 5 (2.84%) Spotfire
11 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (2.27%) Cognos Impromptu
12 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.70%) UniData
Development Applications
1 9 (5.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.70%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.57%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.57%) Subversion
4 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.57%) ERwin
General
1 41 (23.30%) Finance
2 17 (9.66%) Marketing
2 17 (9.66%) Electronics
3 8 (4.55%) Publishing
4 4 (2.27%) Advertising
5 3 (1.70%) Legal
6 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.14%) French Language
6 2 (1.14%) German Language
6 2 (1.14%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.14%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 80 (45.45%) Analyst
2 74 (42.05%) Developer
3 20 (11.36%) .NET Developer
4 17 (9.66%) Data Analyst
4 17 (9.66%) Junior
5 16 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 15 (8.52%) Insight Analyst
6 15 (8.52%) Research Analyst
6 15 (8.52%) Junior Developer
7 13 (7.39%) Programmer
7 13 (7.39%) Support Analyst
8 12 (6.82%) Report Analyst
9 11 (6.25%) MI Analyst
10 10 (5.68%) Software Engineer
11 9 (5.11%) Junior Software Developer
11 9 (5.11%) Developer Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) Analyst Programmer
12 8 (4.55%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.55%) Consultant
12 8 (4.55%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (45.45%) .NET
2 46 (26.14%) ASP.NET
3 36 (20.45%) HTML
4 26 (14.77%) Web Services
5 22 (12.50%) XML
6 21 (11.93%) CSS
7 11 (6.25%) jQuery
7 11 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 8 (4.55%) SOAP
9 7 (3.98%) HTML5
9 7 (3.98%) ADO.NET
9 7 (3.98%) COM
10 6 (3.41%) WSDL
10 6 (3.41%) WinForms
11 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (2.27%) WPF
12 3 (1.70%) CSS3
13 2 (1.14%) Middleware
14 1 (0.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.66%) Social Media
2 17 (9.66%) Statistics
3 16 (9.09%) User Experience
4 9 (5.11%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.98%) Physics
6 7 (3.98%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.41%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.27%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.70%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.57%) Equity Risk
11 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.57%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.57%) Biology
11 1 (0.57%) Derivative
11 1 (0.57%) Economics
11 1 (0.57%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.66%) Windows
2 7 (3.98%) Linux
3 2 (1.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.64%) Analytics
2 23 (13.07%) Data Modelling
3 20 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (10.23%) Web Development
5 17 (9.66%) Project Management
6 16 (9.09%) SEO
6 16 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 16 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
7 15 (8.52%) Business Development
8 11 (6.25%) MVC
9 10 (5.68%) Service Management
9 10 (5.68%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.55%) ETL
10 8 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (3.98%) Test Scripting
11 7 (3.98%) Data Protection
11 7 (3.98%) Business Analysis
11 7 (3.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 130 (73.86%) SQL
2 59 (33.52%) C#
3 48 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 48 (27.27%) VB
4 36 (20.45%) VB.NET
5 27 (15.34%) Java
6 24 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 23 (13.07%) VB6
8 19 (10.80%) Python
9 16 (9.09%) R
10 9 (5.11%) C++
11 7 (3.98%) Delphi
12 6 (3.41%) PHP
13 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.27%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.70%) Perl
15 3 (1.70%) XAML
16 2 (1.14%) C
17 1 (0.57%) ABAP
17 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (22.16%) Degree
2 15 (8.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.52%) SC Cleared
2 15 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.41%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.70%) CFA
4 3 (1.70%) CIMA
4 3 (1.70%) MCSE
4 3 (1.70%) ACCA
5 2 (1.14%) MCITP
6 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.70%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
1 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 55 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.66%) Oracle
3 16 (9.09%) Omniture
3 16 (9.09%) Google
4 15 (8.52%) Coremetrics
5 13 (7.39%) Business Objects
6 12 (6.82%) Cognos
7 8 (4.55%) Citrix
7 8 (4.55%) Sybase
8 5 (2.84%) TOWER Software
9 4 (2.27%) SAP
10 3 (1.70%) Sun
10 3 (1.70%) IBM
11 2 (1.14%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.14%) Kofax
11 2 (1.14%) Tableau
12 1 (0.57%) Lagan
12 1 (0.57%) Northgate
12 1 (0.57%) Civica
12 1 (0.57%) Capita
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