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 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 284 333 287
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -46
Permanent jobs citing VBA 166 102 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.46% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 0.92% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 147 90 131
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,738 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +3.80%
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
10042 11052 11031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.21% 49.69% 50.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8673 9386 9668
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +46 80 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Hampshire +13 24 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Berkshire -5 18 £27,750 -11.90%
Buckinghamshire +13 15 £42,500 +31.55%
Oxfordshire +6 8 £35,000 -22.22%
West Sussex +12 7 £41,500 -
Kent +24 6 £38,125 +90.62% 4
Isle of Wight - 3 £35,590 -
Sussex - 3 - -
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 236 (74.68%) SQL
2 155 (49.05%) Microsoft
3 152 (48.10%) Finance
4 149 (47.15%) MS Excel
5 128 (40.51%) C#
6 115 (36.39%) T-SQL
7 112 (35.44%) Business Intelligence
8 99 (31.33%) SQL Server
9 95 (30.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 93 (29.43%) Data Warehouse
11 90 (28.48%) HTML
12 88 (27.85%) SharePoint
13 87 (27.53%) Analytical Skills
14 81 (25.63%) .NET
15 72 (22.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 70 (22.15%) Cognos
17 65 (20.57%) PowerPivot
18 62 (19.62%) CSS
19 56 (17.72%) JavaScript
20 55 (17.41%) Degree
20 55 (17.41%) Microsoft Power View
21 50 (15.82%) ASP.NET
22 43 (13.61%) Business Objects
22 43 (13.61%) VB.NET
23 38 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
24 37 (11.71%) Management Information System
25 34 (10.76%) Windows
26 33 (10.44%) Analytics
26 33 (10.44%) Mobile App
27 31 (9.81%) Java

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 88 (27.85%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.70%) IIS
2 18 (5.70%) SAS
3 10 (3.16%) MS Project Server
4 8 (2.53%) Joomla!
4 8 (2.53%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.53%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.53%) JBoss
4 8 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.95%) Documentum
5 3 (0.95%) CMS
5 3 (0.95%) WordPress
5 3 (0.95%) LiveCycle
5 3 (0.95%) Drupal
6 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.63%) Sitefinity
6 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 149 (47.15%) MS Excel
2 65 (20.57%) PowerPivot
3 25 (7.91%) MS Office
4 14 (4.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (4.11%) MS Project
6 11 (3.48%) MS Visio
7 10 (3.16%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (1.58%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.95%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (6.33%) Cognos TM1
2 16 (5.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.27%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (1.27%) ProductWriter
5 3 (0.95%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.16%) Intranet
2 3 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 95 (30.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 93 (29.43%) Data Warehouse
4 72 (22.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 55 (17.41%) Microsoft Power View
6 30 (9.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 26 (8.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (6.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 19 (6.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (5.38%) MS Access
11 17 (5.38%) Crystal Reports
12 15 (4.75%) Data Mining
13 12 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (2.53%) Relational Database
15 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database
15 7 (2.22%) MySQL
16 6 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (1.90%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 17 (5.38%) Subversion
2 14 (4.43%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.53%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (2.53%) Maven
5 5 (1.58%) IntelliJ
5 5 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.95%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.63%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.32%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 152 (48.10%) Finance
2 15 (4.75%) Dutch Language
2 15 (4.75%) German Language
2 15 (4.75%) Italian Language
2 15 (4.75%) Spanish Language
3 14 (4.43%) Banking
4 12 (3.80%) Retail
4 12 (3.80%) Marketing
5 8 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.22%) Military
7 4 (1.27%) Legal
8 3 (0.95%) Law
8 3 (0.95%) Front Office
8 3 (0.95%) Billing
9 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.63%) Automotive
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (48.10%) Developer
2 114 (36.08%) Analyst
3 62 (19.62%) Report Developer
4 61 (19.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 29 (9.18%) Cognos Developer
6 28 (8.86%) SQL Developer
7 25 (7.91%) Data Analyst
8 24 (7.59%) Microsoft Developer
9 23 (7.28%) C# Developer
10 18 (5.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 18 (5.70%) Systems Analyst
10 18 (5.70%) Consultant
11 17 (5.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (5.06%) .NET Developer
13 15 (4.75%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (4.75%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (4.75%) MI Analyst
14 14 (4.43%) Cognos BI Developer
15 12 (3.80%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (28.48%) HTML
2 81 (25.63%) .NET
3 62 (19.62%) CSS
4 50 (15.82%) ASP.NET
5 27 (8.54%) XML
6 17 (5.38%) Web Services
6 17 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (4.43%) jQuery
8 13 (4.11%) JSP
9 11 (3.48%) Ajax
10 10 (3.16%) SOAP
10 10 (3.16%) WinForms
11 8 (2.53%) REST
11 8 (2.53%) J2EE
11 8 (2.53%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (1.90%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 5 (1.58%) LINQ
14 5 (1.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 87 (27.53%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.71%) Management Information System
3 33 (10.44%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.48%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.53%) Data Conversion
6 8 (2.53%) PMI
7 7 (2.22%) Telematics
8 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.27%) Open Source
10 2 (0.63%) FMCG
10 2 (0.63%) CMDB
10 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.63%) Replication
10 2 (0.63%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.63%) Statistics
10 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.76%) Windows
2 16 (5.06%) UNIX
3 9 (2.85%) Linux
4 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.32%) Android
6 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (35.44%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (10.44%) Analytics
4 31 (9.81%) ETL
5 25 (7.91%) Data Analysis
5 25 (7.91%) Risk Management
6 21 (6.65%) MVC
6 21 (6.65%) Project Management
7 18 (5.70%) ITIL
7 18 (5.70%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (5.38%) Service Management
9 16 (5.06%) Data Modelling
9 16 (5.06%) Time Management
10 15 (4.75%) Financial Modelling
10 15 (4.75%) Performance Analysis
11 14 (4.43%) Risk Analytics
12 13 (4.11%) Business Analysis
12 13 (4.11%) ERP
12 13 (4.11%) Validation
13 12 (3.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 236 (74.68%) SQL
2 128 (40.51%) C#
3 115 (36.39%) T-SQL
4 56 (17.72%) JavaScript
5 43 (13.61%) VB.NET
6 31 (9.81%) Java
7 30 (9.49%) PowerShell
8 28 (8.86%) PL/SQL
9 27 (8.54%) VB
10 17 (5.38%) Perl
11 16 (5.06%) PHP
12 11 (3.48%) C
13 10 (3.16%) C++
14 8 (2.53%) Delphi
14 8 (2.53%) Pascal
15 5 (1.58%) VB6
16 4 (1.27%) Python
17 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.32%) Ruby
18 1 (0.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 55 (17.41%) Degree
2 29 (9.18%) Security Cleared
3 26 (8.23%) SC Cleared
4 23 (7.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (6.01%) MCSE
6 8 (2.53%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.27%) ISEB
8 3 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.95%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (0.63%) CFA
9 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.32%) MCITP
10 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.75%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) P3O
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (6.01%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 155 (49.05%) Microsoft
2 70 (22.15%) Cognos
3 43 (13.61%) Business Objects
4 27 (8.54%) TOWER Software
5 26 (8.23%) Oracle
6 15 (4.75%) Sun
7 12 (3.80%) IBM
8 7 (2.22%) SAP
9 5 (1.58%) Adobe
9 5 (1.58%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (1.58%) HP
9 5 (1.58%) VMware
9 5 (1.58%) Tableau
10 4 (1.27%) Google
10 4 (1.27%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.95%) EMC
11 3 (0.95%) Citrix
11 3 (0.95%) Sybase
11 3 (0.95%) DataSynapse
11 3 (0.95%) EPiServer
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + flexitime, healthcare, training
Posted: 26 days ago