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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 70 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 9 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.48% 0.16% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 0.27% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £33,000 £29,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% +31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
476 376 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 78.03% 59.49% 54.97%
Number of salaries quoted 361 337 330
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £26,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -2 8 £33,000 +13.79%
Stowmarket - 1 £19,000 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) Business Objects
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (54.55%) MS Access
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) XSL
5 2 (18.18%) XSLT
5 2 (18.18%) XHTML
5 2 (18.18%) XML Schema
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) RDF
5 2 (18.18%) XMetaL
5 2 (18.18%) MarkLogic
5 2 (18.18%) Semantic Web
5 2 (18.18%) Ontologies
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) MVVM

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) XMetaL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (54.55%) MS Access
4 2 (18.18%) MarkLogic
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) MI Analyst
3 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
4 4 (36.36%) Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Graduate
5 2 (18.18%) Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) XML Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Junior
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Graduate Data Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Data Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XSL
2 2 (18.18%) XSLT
2 2 (18.18%) XHTML
2 2 (18.18%) XML Schema
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Semantic Web
1 2 (18.18%) Ontologies
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) RDF
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) MVVM
2 1 (9.09%) Web Design
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) OOP
2 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Business Objects
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft