The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 338 296 222
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -74
Permanent jobs citing VBA 114 151 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.66% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 1.32% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 96 126 220
Average salary £33,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11817 11414 12666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.11% 50.02% 51.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10147 9996 11345
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
VBA
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -3 40 £28,500 -43.00% 2
Berkshire +28 32 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Oxfordshire -23 14 £45,000 +45.16% 1
East Sussex +2 10 £22,000 -16.98% 3
Buckinghamshire -16 7 £32,306 +0.95%
Hampshire -34 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Middlesex -2 3 £42,500 -2.85%
West Sussex 0 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 175 (72.61%) SQL
2 126 (52.28%) .NET
3 119 (49.38%) MS Excel
4 111 (46.06%) Microsoft
5 87 (36.10%) ASP.NET
6 83 (34.44%) C#
7 82 (34.02%) Finance
8 76 (31.54%) HTML
8 76 (31.54%) VB
8 76 (31.54%) SQL Server
9 71 (29.46%) Degree
10 68 (28.22%) CSS
11 61 (25.31%) T-SQL
12 50 (20.75%) VB.NET
13 49 (20.33%) MS Access
14 40 (16.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 40 (16.60%) VB6
15 38 (15.77%) JavaScript
16 36 (14.94%) XML
17 33 (13.69%) Web Services
17 33 (13.69%) Software Engineering
18 32 (13.28%) Microsoft Certification
19 30 (12.45%) MVC
20 29 (12.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 29 (12.03%) Financial Modelling
21 27 (11.20%) .NET Framework
21 27 (11.20%) Data Warehouse
21 27 (11.20%) Windows
22 25 (10.37%) Analytics
22 25 (10.37%) Data Analysis

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 17 (7.05%) IIS
2 11 (4.56%) SAS
3 10 (4.15%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.24%) FileNet
5 2 (0.83%) CMS
5 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 119 (49.38%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.13%) MS Office
3 9 (3.73%) RoboHelp
3 9 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.90%) Stata
5 6 (2.49%) SPSS
6 3 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.73%) WebTrends
1 9 (3.73%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.41%) Agresso
3 1 (0.41%) Maximo
3 1 (0.41%) HFM
3 1 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.56%) Internet
2 3 (1.24%) 4G
3 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (31.54%) SQL Server
2 49 (20.33%) MS Access
3 40 (16.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (12.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (11.20%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (8.30%) DTS
6 20 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (5.81%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.81%) Crystal Reports
8 13 (5.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.32%) MySQL
9 8 (3.32%) DB2
10 7 (2.90%) QlikView
11 6 (2.49%) Cognos Impromptu
12 5 (2.07%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (2.07%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (1.66%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (1.24%) UniData
Development Applications
1 16 (6.64%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.73%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (2.07%) Subversion
4 5 (2.07%) PHPUnit
4 5 (2.07%) Eclipse
General
1 82 (34.02%) Finance
2 16 (6.64%) Marketing
3 14 (5.81%) Electronics
4 11 (4.56%) Legal
5 9 (3.73%) Banking
6 7 (2.90%) Billing
7 6 (2.49%) Retail
7 6 (2.49%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.07%) Advertising
8 5 (2.07%) German Language
8 5 (2.07%) Back Office
9 4 (1.66%) Law
10 3 (1.24%) Games
11 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Front Office
12 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 127 (52.70%) Developer
2 97 (40.25%) Analyst
3 42 (17.43%) .NET Developer
4 30 (12.45%) C# Developer
4 30 (12.45%) Data Analyst
5 29 (12.03%) Programmer
6 27 (11.20%) Junior
6 27 (11.20%) Software Developer
7 26 (10.79%) Software Engineer
7 26 (10.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (10.37%) Junior Developer
9 23 (9.54%) Analyst Programmer
10 20 (8.30%) Graduate
10 20 (8.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (7.47%) Junior Analyst
11 18 (7.47%) DBA
12 16 (6.64%) C# Software Engineer
12 16 (6.64%) Junior Analyst Programmer
12 16 (6.64%) Junior C# Developer
12 16 (6.64%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (52.28%) .NET
2 87 (36.10%) ASP.NET
3 76 (31.54%) HTML
4 68 (28.22%) CSS
5 36 (14.94%) XML
6 33 (13.69%) Web Services
7 27 (11.20%) .NET Framework
8 23 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (6.64%) jQuery
9 16 (6.64%) COM
10 11 (4.56%) ADO.NET
11 8 (3.32%) ActiveX
12 6 (2.49%) WCF
13 5 (2.07%) SOAP
13 5 (2.07%) EDI
14 4 (1.66%) LAMP
14 4 (1.66%) WinForms
14 4 (1.66%) CodeIgniter
14 4 (1.66%) HTML5
15 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.71%) Statistics
2 18 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.22%) Social Media
4 13 (5.39%) Mathematics
5 10 (4.15%) Physics
5 10 (4.15%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.32%) iSeries
7 6 (2.49%) Economics
8 5 (2.07%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.24%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.83%) NHS
10 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.83%) GIS
11 1 (0.41%) Derivative
11 1 (0.41%) Informatics
11 1 (0.41%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.20%) Windows
2 9 (3.73%) Linux
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.69%) Software Engineering
2 30 (12.45%) MVC
3 29 (12.03%) Financial Modelling
4 25 (10.37%) Analytics
4 25 (10.37%) Data Analysis
5 23 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (9.13%) Project Management
7 18 (7.47%) ITIL
8 16 (6.64%) Data Modelling
8 16 (6.64%) Benchmarking
8 16 (6.64%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (6.64%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (5.39%) Business Continuity
10 13 (5.39%) Stress Testing
10 13 (5.39%) Web Development
10 13 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (4.98%) Time Management
11 12 (4.98%) SEO
11 12 (4.98%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 175 (72.61%) SQL
2 83 (34.44%) C#
3 76 (31.54%) VB
4 61 (25.31%) T-SQL
5 50 (20.75%) VB.NET
6 40 (16.60%) VB6
7 38 (15.77%) JavaScript
8 21 (8.71%) Java
9 17 (7.05%) Python
10 15 (6.22%) R
10 15 (6.22%) C++
11 12 (4.98%) PHP
12 11 (4.56%) Delphi
13 7 (2.90%) VBScript
14 6 (2.49%) C
15 4 (1.66%) PHP5
16 3 (1.24%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.41%) XAML
17 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (29.46%) Degree
2 32 (13.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (8.71%) SC Cleared
3 21 (8.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.66%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.66%) ACCA
4 4 (1.66%) CIMA
5 3 (1.24%) CFA
6 2 (0.83%) PhD
7 1 (0.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.32%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.90%) SLA
3 5 (2.07%) QA
4 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.07%) Puppet
1 5 (2.07%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 111 (46.06%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.47%) Oracle
3 15 (6.22%) Business Objects
4 13 (5.39%) IBM
5 10 (4.15%) Citrix
6 9 (3.73%) Sybase
6 9 (3.73%) Omniture
6 9 (3.73%) Google
6 9 (3.73%) Coremetrics
7 8 (3.32%) SAP
8 6 (2.49%) Remedy
8 6 (2.49%) Apple
9 5 (2.07%) HP
9 5 (2.07%) Intel
10 3 (1.24%) Kofax
11 2 (0.83%) Tableau
12 1 (0.41%) CODA
12 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.41%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.41%) Sitecore
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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