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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 371 273 291
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +18
Permanent jobs citing VBA 72 170 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.78% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.58% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 62 140 145
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
10721 10734 11728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.15% 49.08% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9073 9434 10484
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -27 19 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Berkshire -23 11 £37,500 +25.00% 2
West Sussex -17 9 £32,500 -18.75%
Hampshire -36 7 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Kent -3 6 £50,000 -18.69%
East Sussex -29 4 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Oxfordshire -12 3 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 133 (70.00%) SQL
2 93 (48.95%) MS Excel
3 87 (45.79%) .NET
4 72 (37.89%) SQL Server
5 70 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 64 (33.68%) C#
7 54 (28.42%) ASP.NET
8 51 (26.84%) Degree
9 50 (26.32%) VB
9 50 (26.32%) Finance
10 47 (24.74%) T-SQL
11 45 (23.68%) HTML
12 35 (18.42%) Web Services
13 34 (17.89%) VB.NET
14 30 (15.79%) Java
14 30 (15.79%) CSS
15 28 (14.74%) JavaScript
16 26 (13.68%) Analytics
17 25 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 24 (12.63%) VB6
19 23 (12.11%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (12.11%) XML
20 22 (11.58%) Data Modelling
21 21 (11.05%) Python
21 21 (11.05%) Project Management
22 19 (10.00%) MS Access
22 19 (10.00%) Windows
22 19 (10.00%) IIS
22 19 (10.00%) Relational Database

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (10.00%) IIS
2 12 (6.32%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.11%) SAS
4 2 (1.05%) FileNet
4 2 (1.05%) CMS
4 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 93 (48.95%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.95%) MS Office
3 13 (6.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.11%) PowerPivot
4 4 (2.11%) SPSS
5 2 (1.05%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.53%) Simulink
6 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.53%) Maple
Business Applications
1 16 (8.42%) Google Analytics
2 15 (7.89%) WebTrends
3 4 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.05%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.53%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.53%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.53%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.53%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.53%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (1.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (37.89%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 19 (10.00%) MS Access
4 16 (8.42%) DTS
5 14 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (7.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (4.74%) MySQL
9 8 (4.21%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (3.16%) Cognos Impromptu
11 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (2.63%) QlikView
11 5 (2.63%) Spotfire
11 5 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (2.11%) OLAP
13 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (1.58%) UniData
Development Applications
1 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (4.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (1.05%) ReSharper
3 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.53%) ERwin
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
General
1 50 (26.32%) Finance
2 18 (9.47%) Marketing
3 17 (8.95%) Electronics
4 8 (4.21%) Publishing
5 4 (2.11%) Legal
5 4 (2.11%) Back Office
5 4 (2.11%) Advertising
6 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.05%) Retail
6 2 (1.05%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.05%) French Language
6 2 (1.05%) German Language
6 2 (1.05%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 92 (48.42%) Analyst
2 78 (41.05%) Developer
3 25 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 20 (10.53%) Junior
4 20 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 19 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 19 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 17 (8.95%) Software Engineer
7 15 (7.89%) Programmer
7 15 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 15 (7.89%) Research Analyst
7 15 (7.89%) Insight Analyst
8 13 (6.84%) Developer Analyst
8 13 (6.84%) Junior Software Developer
9 12 (6.32%) Analyst Programmer
9 12 (6.32%) Report Analyst
9 12 (6.32%) MI Analyst
10 11 (5.79%) Junior Programmer
10 11 (5.79%) Software Programmer
10 11 (5.79%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (45.79%) .NET
2 54 (28.42%) ASP.NET
3 45 (23.68%) HTML
4 35 (18.42%) Web Services
5 30 (15.79%) CSS
6 23 (12.11%) XML
7 13 (6.84%) COM
7 13 (6.84%) .NET Framework
8 12 (6.32%) ADO.NET
9 9 (4.74%) jQuery
10 8 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (3.68%) SOAP
12 6 (3.16%) WSDL
12 6 (3.16%) HTML5
13 4 (2.11%) WinForms
14 3 (1.58%) WCF
14 3 (1.58%) Silverlight
14 3 (1.58%) CSS3
15 2 (1.05%) WPF
15 2 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.47%) Social Media
2 17 (8.95%) Statistics
3 13 (6.84%) Mathematics
4 11 (5.79%) Physics
5 10 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.74%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.16%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.11%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.53%) Economics
10 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.53%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.53%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (3.68%) Linux
3 2 (1.05%) UNIX
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (13.68%) Analytics
2 22 (11.58%) Data Modelling
3 21 (11.05%) Project Management
4 18 (9.47%) Web Development
5 17 (8.95%) Data Analysis
5 17 (8.95%) Software Engineering
5 17 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (8.42%) SEO
6 16 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.42%) Digital Marketing
7 15 (7.89%) Business Development
8 14 (7.37%) MVC
9 12 (6.32%) Financial Modelling
10 11 (5.79%) Benchmarking
10 11 (5.79%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (5.26%) Business Continuity
11 10 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (5.26%) Service Management
11 10 (5.26%) ITIL
11 10 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 133 (70.00%) SQL
2 64 (33.68%) C#
3 50 (26.32%) VB
4 47 (24.74%) T-SQL
5 34 (17.89%) VB.NET
6 30 (15.79%) Java
7 28 (14.74%) JavaScript
8 24 (12.63%) VB6
9 21 (11.05%) Python
10 18 (9.47%) R
11 15 (7.89%) C++
12 12 (6.32%) Delphi
13 6 (3.16%) PHP
14 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.58%) C
15 2 (1.05%) XAML
15 2 (1.05%) Perl
15 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.53%) VBScript
16 1 (0.53%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 51 (26.84%) Degree
2 23 (12.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.42%) SC Cleared
3 16 (8.42%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.16%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.11%) ACCA
5 4 (2.11%) CIMA
6 3 (1.58%) MCSE
7 2 (1.05%) PhD
7 2 (1.05%) MCITP
7 2 (1.05%) CFA
8 1 (0.53%) MBA
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.58%) SLA
2 2 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 70 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.47%) Oracle
3 16 (8.42%) Omniture
3 16 (8.42%) Google
4 15 (7.89%) Coremetrics
5 13 (6.84%) Business Objects
6 11 (5.79%) Sybase
6 11 (5.79%) Cognos
6 11 (5.79%) Citrix
7 5 (2.63%) SAP
8 4 (2.11%) TOWER Software
9 3 (1.58%) IBM
9 3 (1.58%) Sun
9 3 (1.58%) Kofax
10 2 (1.05%) Tableau
11 1 (0.53%) Avaya
11 1 (0.53%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.53%) Minitab
11 1 (0.53%) Teradata
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