The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 16 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 5.71% 2.67% 19.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 3.57% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £24,738 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.69% -1.04%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
VBA
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stafford region.

Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 56 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 65.71% 74.67% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 35
Average salary £39,000 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Stafford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

VBA
Salary Trend in Stafford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Stafford region.

VBA Salary Trend in Stafford

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) C# Application Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Business Objects