The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 61 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.55% 0.96% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 1.45% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £22,500 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
VBA
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
299 276 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 54.66% 66.19% 67.52%
Number of salaries quoted 280 231 385
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £30,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Suffolk

VBA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Newmarket - 1 £20,000 - 1
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Applications Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Database Developer
3 1 (20.00%) NHS Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) NHS Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
Newmarket, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15k - 25k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago