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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 373 277 296
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +19
Permanent jobs citing VBA 73 163 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.74% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.51% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 63 134 141
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11029 10785 11586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.76% 49.02% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9474 9443 10364
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -28 15 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Berkshire -7 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
West Sussex -1 10 £32,500 -18.75%
Buckinghamshire -15 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Hampshire -28 7 £31,500 -18.18% 2
East Sussex -29 7 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Kent -9 6 £50,000 +16.27%
Oxfordshire -19 5 £45,000 +20.00% 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 128 (67.02%) SQL
2 94 (49.21%) MS Excel
3 87 (45.55%) .NET
4 75 (39.27%) SQL Server
5 73 (38.22%) Microsoft
6 63 (32.98%) C#
7 59 (30.89%) Finance
8 57 (29.84%) ASP.NET
9 56 (29.32%) Degree
10 52 (27.23%) HTML
11 47 (24.61%) VB
12 45 (23.56%) T-SQL
13 37 (19.37%) CSS
14 36 (18.85%) Web Services
15 32 (16.75%) VB.NET
15 32 (16.75%) Java
16 28 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 28 (14.66%) Analytics
17 27 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 27 (14.14%) JavaScript
18 26 (13.61%) Data Modelling
18 26 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (13.09%) XML
20 24 (12.57%) VB6
21 23 (12.04%) Project Management
22 22 (11.52%) Software Engineering
23 20 (10.47%) Python
23 20 (10.47%) Oracle
23 20 (10.47%) IIS
24 19 (9.95%) Business Intelligence

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (10.47%) IIS
2 11 (5.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.62%) SAS
4 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.05%) FileNet
4 2 (1.05%) CMS
5 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 94 (49.21%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.90%) MS Office
3 14 (7.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.62%) RoboHelp
5 4 (2.09%) SPSS
6 3 (1.57%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.52%) Maple
7 1 (0.52%) Stata
7 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.52%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (7.85%) Google Analytics
1 15 (7.85%) WebTrends
2 4 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.52%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.52%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Maximo
3 1 (0.52%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.24%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (39.27%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (9.95%) Relational Database
5 17 (8.90%) MS Access
6 16 (8.38%) DTS
6 16 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (7.33%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (7.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (6.28%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (3.66%) QlikView
11 6 (3.14%) Cognos Impromptu
11 6 (3.14%) MySQL
12 5 (2.62%) Spotfire
12 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (2.09%) OLAP
14 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (5.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 11 (5.76%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.62%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
3 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.52%) ERwin
General
1 59 (30.89%) Finance
2 17 (8.90%) Marketing
2 17 (8.90%) Electronics
3 8 (4.19%) Publishing
4 5 (2.62%) Back Office
5 4 (2.09%) Legal
6 3 (1.57%) Retail
6 3 (1.57%) Advertising
7 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.05%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.05%) French Language
7 2 (1.05%) German Language
7 2 (1.05%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.52%) Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) Military
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 93 (48.69%) Analyst
2 79 (41.36%) Developer
3 30 (15.71%) Software Developer
4 24 (12.57%) Junior
5 22 (11.52%) Junior Developer
6 21 (10.99%) Software Engineer
7 19 (9.95%) .NET Developer
8 17 (8.90%) Programmer
9 16 (8.38%) Data Analyst
9 16 (8.38%) Junior Software Developer
9 16 (8.38%) Developer Analyst
10 15 (7.85%) Insight Analyst
10 15 (7.85%) Support Analyst
10 15 (7.85%) Research Analyst
11 14 (7.33%) Analyst Programmer
12 13 (6.81%) Junior Analyst
12 13 (6.81%) Software Programmer
12 13 (6.81%) DBA
12 13 (6.81%) Junior Programmer
13 12 (6.28%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (45.55%) .NET
2 57 (29.84%) ASP.NET
3 52 (27.23%) HTML
4 37 (19.37%) CSS
5 36 (18.85%) Web Services
6 25 (13.09%) XML
7 14 (7.33%) ADO.NET
8 13 (6.81%) .NET Framework
8 13 (6.81%) COM
9 11 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.14%) jQuery
11 5 (2.62%) HTML5
11 5 (2.62%) SOAP
11 5 (2.62%) WSDL
12 3 (1.57%) WCF
12 3 (1.57%) Silverlight
12 3 (1.57%) CSS3
13 2 (1.05%) Middleware
13 2 (1.05%) J2SE
13 2 (1.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.42%) Social Media
2 17 (8.90%) Statistics
3 15 (7.85%) Mathematics
4 13 (6.81%) Physics
5 12 (6.28%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.24%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.14%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.05%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.05%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.52%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.52%) Biology
10 1 (0.52%) Derivative
10 1 (0.52%) Economics
10 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.42%) Windows
2 6 (3.14%) Linux
3 2 (1.05%) UNIX
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.66%) Analytics
2 26 (13.61%) Data Modelling
3 23 (12.04%) Project Management
4 22 (11.52%) Software Engineering
5 19 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (9.95%) Data Analysis
6 18 (9.42%) Financial Modelling
6 18 (9.42%) Web Development
7 16 (8.38%) MVC
7 16 (8.38%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (7.85%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (7.85%) Business Development
8 15 (7.85%) SEO
9 14 (7.33%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (5.76%) ITIL
10 11 (5.76%) Benchmarking
11 10 (5.24%) Business Continuity
11 10 (5.24%) Service Management
11 10 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (5.24%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 128 (67.02%) SQL
2 63 (32.98%) C#
3 47 (24.61%) VB
4 45 (23.56%) T-SQL
5 32 (16.75%) VB.NET
5 32 (16.75%) Java
6 27 (14.14%) JavaScript
7 24 (12.57%) VB6
8 20 (10.47%) Python
9 18 (9.42%) R
10 17 (8.90%) C++
11 14 (7.33%) Delphi
12 3 (1.57%) C
12 3 (1.57%) PHP
12 3 (1.57%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.05%) Perl
13 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.52%) XAML
14 1 (0.52%) VBScript
14 1 (0.52%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 56 (29.32%) Degree
2 26 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.38%) SC Cleared
3 16 (8.38%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.14%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.09%) ACCA
5 4 (2.09%) CIMA
6 3 (1.57%) MCSE
7 2 (1.05%) PhD
7 2 (1.05%) MCITP
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.57%) SLA
2 2 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
1 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 73 (38.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.47%) Oracle
3 16 (8.38%) Business Objects
4 15 (7.85%) Coremetrics
4 15 (7.85%) Omniture
4 15 (7.85%) Google
5 13 (6.81%) Sybase
6 12 (6.28%) Citrix
7 10 (5.24%) Cognos
8 6 (3.14%) SAP
9 5 (2.62%) IBM
10 3 (1.57%) Kofax
10 3 (1.57%) Sun
11 2 (1.05%) TOWER Software
11 2 (1.05%) Tableau
12 1 (0.52%) Lagan
12 1 (0.52%) Northgate
12 1 (0.52%) Civica
12 1 (0.52%) Capita
12 1 (0.52%) Orchard
Southampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - 35,000 D.O.E
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
High Wycombe
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago