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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 287 384 270
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -114
Permanent jobs citing VBA 166 74 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 0.33% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 0.70% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 151 62 130
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
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
10263 10615 10354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.70% 47.64% 48.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8862 8977 9089
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +58 77 £40,500 +10.63% 1
Hampshire +52 34 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Berkshire +18 19 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Kent +5 14 £35,000 -30.00%
West Sussex -10 7 £42,500 +30.76%
Buckinghamshire -20 7 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Oxfordshire 0 5 £27,250 - 1
East Sussex +10 3 £35,000 +16.66% 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 240 (82.19%) SQL
2 167 (57.19%) MS Excel
3 155 (53.08%) Microsoft
4 124 (42.47%) Finance
5 119 (40.75%) Analytical Skills
6 110 (37.67%) Business Intelligence
7 100 (34.25%) SQL Server
8 85 (29.11%) Degree
9 78 (26.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 72 (24.66%) PowerPivot
11 70 (23.97%) C#
12 64 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
13 58 (19.86%) Analytics
14 51 (17.47%) .NET
15 49 (16.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 46 (15.75%) VB
17 45 (15.41%) T-SQL
18 44 (15.07%) HTML
19 43 (14.73%) Oracle
19 43 (14.73%) SharePoint
20 42 (14.38%) Tableau
21 38 (13.01%) MS PowerPoint
21 38 (13.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 38 (13.01%) Data Mining
21 38 (13.01%) CSS
22 36 (12.33%) SAS
22 36 (12.33%) SPSS
23 35 (11.99%) QlikView
24 34 (11.64%) Windows
25 31 (10.62%) MS Access

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 43 (14.73%) SharePoint
2 36 (12.33%) SAS
3 20 (6.85%) IIS
4 3 (1.03%) Drupal
5 2 (0.68%) CMS
5 2 (0.68%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.68%) Documentum
6 1 (0.34%) Apache
6 1 (0.34%) Lync
Applications
1 167 (57.19%) MS Excel
2 72 (24.66%) PowerPivot
3 38 (13.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (12.33%) SPSS
5 31 (10.62%) MS Office
6 10 (3.42%) MS Visio
7 9 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (3.08%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (8.90%) Cognos TM1
2 25 (8.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.37%) BASE24
5 2 (0.68%) ProductWriter
5 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.34%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.34%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) Sage Pay
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.03%) FTP
2 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.68%) VoIP
3 1 (0.34%) DHCP
3 1 (0.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.34%) SAN
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
3 1 (0.34%) Firewall
3 1 (0.34%) Wireless
3 1 (0.34%) Network Security
3 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 78 (26.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
4 49 (16.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 38 (13.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (13.01%) Data Mining
6 35 (11.99%) QlikView
7 31 (10.62%) MS Access
8 28 (9.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 23 (7.88%) Microsoft Power View
10 16 (5.48%) Relational Database
11 13 (4.45%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (4.45%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (3.42%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (2.74%) Hadoop
14 8 (2.74%) Apache Hive
14 8 (2.74%) Big Data
14 8 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (5.82%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.37%) Subversion
4 3 (1.03%) TestComplete
5 2 (0.68%) Selenium
5 2 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.68%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.68%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.34%) JIRA
6 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
General
1 124 (42.47%) Finance
2 22 (7.53%) Marketing
3 20 (6.85%) Retail
4 11 (3.77%) Dutch Language
4 11 (3.77%) German Language
4 11 (3.77%) Italian Language
4 11 (3.77%) Spanish Language
5 10 (3.42%) Legal
6 9 (3.08%) French Language
7 7 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.05%) Back Office
8 6 (2.05%) Billing
9 5 (1.71%) Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Military
10 2 (0.68%) Law
11 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 119 (40.75%) Analyst
2 110 (37.67%) Developer
3 43 (14.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 27 (9.25%) Consultant
5 25 (8.56%) Report Developer
6 24 (8.22%) Business Analyst
7 23 (7.88%) Data Analyst
8 19 (6.51%) Technical Consultant
8 19 (6.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 18 (6.16%) SQL Developer
10 17 (5.82%) Systems Analyst
11 14 (4.79%) Cognos Developer
12 13 (4.45%) Insight Analyst
12 13 (4.45%) Data Scientist
12 13 (4.45%) Cognos BI Developer
12 13 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 11 (3.77%) Report Analyst
14 11 (3.77%) PL/SQL Developer
15 10 (3.42%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.47%) .NET
2 44 (15.07%) HTML
3 38 (13.01%) CSS
4 22 (7.53%) XML
5 15 (5.14%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.08%) jQuery
7 5 (1.71%) Web Services
8 4 (1.37%) WinForms
8 4 (1.37%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.37%) Velocity
8 4 (1.37%) HTML5
9 3 (1.03%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.03%) LAMP
9 3 (1.03%) Ajax
9 3 (1.03%) SOAP
10 2 (0.68%) CGI
10 2 (0.68%) ODBC
10 2 (0.68%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.68%) JPA
11 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 119 (40.75%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.25%) Visualisation
3 22 (7.53%) Management Information System
4 20 (6.85%) Mathematics
5 18 (6.16%) Statistics
6 17 (5.82%) Computer Science
7 16 (5.48%) Economics
8 14 (4.79%) Algorithms
9 12 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (3.77%) Telematics
11 9 (3.08%) Data Conversion
12 8 (2.74%) Physics
12 8 (2.74%) AS400
13 4 (1.37%) Neural Network
13 4 (1.37%) EPoS
13 4 (1.37%) EFT
13 4 (1.37%) EFTPOS
13 4 (1.37%) Smartcard
13 4 (1.37%) Data Extraction
13 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.64%) Windows
2 4 (1.37%) Linux
3 3 (1.03%) UNIX
3 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.03%) Android
3 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (37.67%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (19.86%) Analytics
3 29 (9.93%) Data Analysis
4 26 (8.90%) Risk Management
5 24 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (7.88%) ETL
7 22 (7.53%) Financial Modelling
8 21 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (6.16%) ERP
10 16 (5.48%) Project Management
10 16 (5.48%) Time Management
11 15 (5.14%) Performance Analysis
12 14 (4.79%) Data Modelling
12 14 (4.79%) ITIL
13 13 (4.45%) Data Protection
13 13 (4.45%) Predictive Analytics
14 12 (4.11%) Risk Analytics
14 12 (4.11%) SDLC
15 9 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (3.08%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 240 (82.19%) SQL
2 70 (23.97%) C#
3 46 (15.75%) VB
4 45 (15.41%) T-SQL
5 31 (10.62%) VB.NET
6 24 (8.22%) JavaScript
6 24 (8.22%) Perl
6 24 (8.22%) R
7 23 (7.88%) Python
7 23 (7.88%) PowerShell
8 19 (6.51%) Java
9 18 (6.16%) PL/SQL
10 12 (4.11%) PHP
10 12 (4.11%) VB6
11 10 (3.42%) ANSI SQL
12 9 (3.08%) VBScript
13 7 (2.40%) C
14 6 (2.05%) C++
15 3 (1.03%) Ruby
15 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 85 (29.11%) Degree
2 20 (6.85%) MCSE
2 20 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.05%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.71%) CIMA
5 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.68%) AAT
7 1 (0.34%) HNC
7 1 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.40%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) SLA
2 4 (1.37%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) P3O
System Software
1 26 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 155 (53.08%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.73%) Oracle
3 42 (14.38%) Tableau
4 29 (9.93%) Cognos
5 21 (7.19%) TOWER Software
6 12 (4.11%) VMware
7 11 (3.77%) Citrix
8 10 (3.42%) Netezza
9 9 (3.08%) Sun
9 9 (3.08%) IBM
10 8 (2.74%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.71%) Progress
12 4 (1.37%) Wincor Nixdorf
12 4 (1.37%) RapidMiner
12 4 (1.37%) DataCash
12 4 (1.37%) WorldPay
12 4 (1.37%) VeriFone
13 3 (1.03%) SAP
13 3 (1.03%) HP
14 2 (0.68%) EMC
South East
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
SunGard
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £30000.0000000 - £45000.0000000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
South East
HP
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
South East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
South East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago