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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 346 303 271
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -32
Permanent jobs citing VBA 94 131 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.61% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 1.23% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 70 105 176
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,450 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,900
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
10017 10652 11468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 45.86% 49.48% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9347 10190
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -15 28 £41,250 -7.30% 4
Berkshire +6 16 £35,000 +34.61% 9
Oxfordshire +8 13 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £38,250 -4.96% 1
Kent +4 8 £47,500 +111.11% 2
Hampshire -18 8 £40,000 +45.45% 5
East Sussex -18 6 £35,000 -17.64%
West Sussex -11 2 £26,250 -34.37%
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 117 (69.23%) SQL
2 77 (45.56%) MS Excel
3 68 (40.24%) .NET
4 61 (36.09%) SQL Server
5 59 (34.91%) Finance
6 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
7 56 (33.14%) C#
8 47 (27.81%) T-SQL
9 46 (27.22%) Analytical Skills
10 39 (23.08%) HTML
11 36 (21.30%) VB
12 32 (18.93%) Degree
13 31 (18.34%) ASP.NET
14 27 (15.98%) JavaScript
14 27 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (14.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 23 (13.61%) VB.NET
16 23 (13.61%) Cognos
17 21 (12.43%) XML
17 21 (12.43%) CSS
17 21 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (12.43%) Analytics
18 20 (11.83%) Java
18 20 (11.83%) Project Management
19 19 (11.24%) Data Analysis
20 18 (10.65%) Oracle
20 18 (10.65%) Web Services
20 18 (10.65%) SharePoint
21 17 (10.06%) MS Access

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (10.65%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.69%) IIS
3 8 (4.73%) SAS
4 3 (1.78%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.78%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.18%) LiveCycle
5 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.59%) CMS
6 1 (0.59%) FileNet
6 1 (0.59%) JBoss
6 1 (0.59%) Node.js
6 1 (0.59%) WordPress
6 1 (0.59%) Joomla!
Applications
1 77 (45.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.73%) MS Office
4 5 (2.96%) MS Project
4 5 (2.96%) PowerPivot
5 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.78%) SPSS
5 3 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.59%) Simulink
6 1 (0.59%) Maple
Business Applications
1 8 (4.73%) Google Analytics
2 6 (3.55%) WebTrends
3 5 (2.96%) Agresso
4 4 (2.37%) ProductWriter
4 4 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.78%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.78%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (1.18%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.59%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.59%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.59%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.59%) Tridion
7 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) Intranet
1 3 (1.78%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) SSL
3 1 (0.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (36.09%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (10.06%) MS Access
5 13 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (6.51%) MySQL
8 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (5.92%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.55%) QlikView
11 6 (3.55%) DTS
12 5 (2.96%) Spotfire
12 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Power View
12 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
13 4 (2.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 4 (2.37%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (4.73%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.96%) ReSharper
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.59%) Subversion
6 1 (0.59%) Maven
6 1 (0.59%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.59%) ERwin
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
General
1 59 (34.91%) Finance
2 9 (5.33%) Banking
2 9 (5.33%) Marketing
3 8 (4.73%) Publishing
3 8 (4.73%) Electronics
4 5 (2.96%) Retail
5 4 (2.37%) Dutch Language
5 4 (2.37%) German Language
5 4 (2.37%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.37%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.78%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.78%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.18%) French Language
7 2 (1.18%) Automotive
7 2 (1.18%) Legal
7 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.18%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Military
8 1 (0.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 71 (42.01%) Developer
2 67 (39.64%) Analyst
3 14 (8.28%) Data Analyst
4 12 (7.10%) Junior
5 11 (6.51%) Consultant
6 10 (5.92%) Applications Developer
6 10 (5.92%) Junior Developer
7 9 (5.33%) Report Analyst
7 9 (5.33%) Programmer
7 9 (5.33%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.73%) SQL Developer
8 8 (4.73%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Report Developer
9 7 (4.14%) MI Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) Insight Analyst
10 6 (3.55%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (40.24%) .NET
2 39 (23.08%) HTML
3 31 (18.34%) ASP.NET
4 21 (12.43%) XML
4 21 (12.43%) CSS
5 18 (10.65%) Web Services
6 11 (6.51%) jQuery
7 10 (5.92%) .NET Framework
8 8 (4.73%) HTML5
8 8 (4.73%) WinForms
9 7 (4.14%) SOAP
9 7 (4.14%) WPF
10 6 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.55%) WSDL
11 5 (2.96%) Middleware
12 3 (1.78%) ADO.NET
12 3 (1.78%) COM
12 3 (1.78%) CSS3
13 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (27.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.33%) Social Media
2 9 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.14%) Statistics
4 7 (4.14%) User Experience
5 6 (3.55%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.37%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.78%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.78%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.78%) Open Source
7 3 (1.78%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.78%) Physics
7 3 (1.78%) CMDB
8 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.18%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.18%) PMI
9 1 (0.59%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.47%) Windows
2 8 (4.73%) Linux
3 7 (4.14%) UNIX
4 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.43%) Analytics
4 20 (11.83%) Project Management
5 19 (11.24%) Data Analysis
6 13 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 13 (7.69%) ETL
7 12 (7.10%) Service Management
7 12 (7.10%) MVC
8 11 (6.51%) Migration
9 10 (5.92%) Web Development
9 10 (5.92%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.33%) Data Management
10 9 (5.33%) ERP
10 9 (5.33%) Line Management
11 8 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.14%) SEO
12 7 (4.14%) Data Protection
12 7 (4.14%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (3.55%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 117 (69.23%) SQL
2 56 (33.14%) C#
3 47 (27.81%) T-SQL
4 36 (21.30%) VB
5 27 (15.98%) JavaScript
6 23 (13.61%) VB.NET
7 20 (11.83%) Java
8 12 (7.10%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.92%) Python
9 10 (5.92%) VB6
10 8 (4.73%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.14%) PHP
12 6 (3.55%) R
12 6 (3.55%) Perl
12 6 (3.55%) C++
13 4 (2.37%) Delphi
13 4 (2.37%) C
14 3 (1.78%) XAML
15 2 (1.18%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.18%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 32 (18.93%) Degree
2 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.73%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.55%) MCSE
6 5 (2.96%) CFA
7 3 (1.78%) CIMA
7 3 (1.78%) ACCA
8 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.59%) MCITP
9 1 (0.59%) MBA
9 1 (0.59%) MCP
9 1 (0.59%) MCSD
9 1 (0.59%) ISEB
9 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) SLA
1 3 (1.78%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.78%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) Firmware
2 1 (0.59%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.59%) Control-M
Vendors
1 58 (34.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.61%) Cognos
3 18 (10.65%) Oracle
4 15 (8.88%) Business Objects
5 9 (5.33%) TOWER Software
6 8 (4.73%) Google
7 7 (4.14%) Omniture
8 6 (3.55%) Coremetrics
8 6 (3.55%) IBM
9 4 (2.37%) Hyperion
9 4 (2.37%) Sun
9 4 (2.37%) Sybase
9 4 (2.37%) SAP
10 3 (1.78%) Remedy
11 2 (1.18%) Citrix
11 2 (1.18%) Adobe
11 2 (1.18%) Kofax
12 1 (0.59%) Lagan
12 1 (0.59%) Northgate
12 1 (0.59%) Civica
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingswood, Surrey
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Anantha
Posted: 13 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reigate
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 15 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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