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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
362 299 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 60.64% 58.28% 68.37%
Number of salaries quoted 321 248 247
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) RPG/400
2 1 (33.33%) RPG

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Database Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Database Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) RPG/400
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET