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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 56 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.17% 0.54% 3.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 0.88% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 21
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
263 341 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 61.59% 61.89% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 238 325 361
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
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 16 September 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
Ipswich - 2 £27,500 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Robotics
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Lua
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Graduate
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Robotics
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Lua
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft