The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 57 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.72% 0.68% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 1.00% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 16
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
283 399 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 67.54% 67.63% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 238 389 317
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VBA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

VBA Salary Trend in Suffolk

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Lua
3 3 (33.33%) Robotics
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) XSL
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 2 (22.22%) XHTML
4 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) RDF
4 2 (22.22%) XMetaL
4 2 (22.22%) Semantic Web
4 2 (22.22%) Ontologies
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) XMetaL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) MarkLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) MS Access
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Graduate
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Junior
4 2 (22.22%) MI Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) XML Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Data Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XSL
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
2 2 (22.22%) XHTML
2 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Robotics
3 2 (22.22%) Semantic Web
3 2 (22.22%) Ontologies
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) RDF
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) MVVM
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Lua
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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