The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 148 180 184
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +4
Permanent jobs citing VBA 61 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.32% 0.76% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 1.44% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 55 39 27
Average salary £45,000 £28,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -43.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
VBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2342 2776 2774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.86% 52.82% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 2390 2372
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VBA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

VBA Salary Trend in Surrey

VBA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Surrey

VBA
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Reigate +4 12 £45,000 +80.00%
Redhill -1 8 £45,000 +38.46%
Staines - 4 £42,500 -
Guildford +4 3 £29,250 +17.00%
Epsom +1 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Egham - 1 £30,500 -
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 111 (79.86%) SQL
2 107 (76.98%) Finance
3 103 (74.10%) MS Excel
3 103 (74.10%) Microsoft
4 89 (64.03%) Business Intelligence
5 76 (54.68%) SharePoint
6 72 (51.80%) T-SQL
7 71 (51.08%) Data Warehouse
8 69 (49.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 66 (47.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 65 (46.76%) PowerPivot
11 61 (43.88%) C#
12 60 (43.17%) Cognos
13 58 (41.73%) Microsoft Power View
14 55 (39.57%) HTML
15 52 (37.41%) CSS
16 36 (25.90%) Degree
16 36 (25.90%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (22.30%) Management Information System
18 30 (21.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
19 27 (19.42%) SQL Server
20 26 (18.71%) Mobile App
21 25 (17.99%) Windows
21 25 (17.99%) TOWER Software
22 24 (17.27%) Cognos TM1
22 24 (17.27%) Analytics
23 22 (15.83%) Risk Management
23 22 (15.83%) .NET
24 20 (14.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
25 19 (13.67%) MCSE

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 76 (54.68%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.51%) IIS
3 6 (4.32%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.44%) SAS
Applications
1 103 (74.10%) MS Excel
2 65 (46.76%) PowerPivot
3 6 (4.32%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (4.32%) MS Project
4 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (17.27%) Cognos TM1
2 20 (14.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.32%) Intranet
2 1 (0.72%) DHCP
2 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (51.08%) Data Warehouse
2 69 (49.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (47.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 58 (41.73%) Microsoft Power View
5 30 (21.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 27 (19.42%) SQL Server
7 12 (8.63%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (8.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (8.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 107 (76.98%) Finance
2 15 (10.79%) Dutch Language
2 15 (10.79%) German Language
2 15 (10.79%) Italian Language
2 15 (10.79%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.16%) Banking
4 2 (1.44%) French Language
4 2 (1.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 82 (58.99%) Developer
2 61 (43.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 61 (43.88%) Report Developer
3 39 (28.06%) Analyst
4 33 (23.74%) Cognos Developer
5 24 (17.27%) Microsoft Developer
6 18 (12.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 18 (12.95%) Cognos BI Developer
7 16 (11.51%) Consultant
8 12 (8.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 12 (8.63%) SQL Developer
9 10 (7.19%) Support Consultant
10 9 (6.47%) Data Analyst
11 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
12 6 (4.32%) Technology Consultant
12 6 (4.32%) PMO Analyst
12 6 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (3.60%) Applications Support
13 5 (3.60%) Support Analyst
13 5 (3.60%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.57%) HTML
2 52 (37.41%) CSS
3 22 (15.83%) .NET
4 6 (4.32%) JSP
5 2 (1.44%) Middleware
6 1 (0.72%) LAMP
6 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.90%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (22.30%) Management Information System
3 26 (18.71%) Mobile App
4 15 (10.79%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.76%) Telematics
5 8 (5.76%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.60%) PMI
7 1 (0.72%) Statistics
7 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.72%) Physics
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.99%) Windows
2 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (64.03%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (17.27%) Analytics
3 22 (15.83%) Risk Management
4 17 (12.23%) Data Modelling
5 15 (10.79%) ETL
5 15 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (10.79%) Service Management
5 15 (10.79%) Performance Analysis
6 14 (10.07%) Financial Modelling
7 13 (9.35%) Risk Analytics
8 9 (6.47%) Time Management
9 7 (5.04%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.32%) Resource Management
10 6 (4.32%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.32%) Change Management
10 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.32%) Project Management
11 5 (3.60%) User Stories
12 3 (2.16%) Problem Management
12 3 (2.16%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 111 (79.86%) SQL
2 72 (51.80%) T-SQL
3 61 (43.88%) C#
4 16 (11.51%) Perl
4 16 (11.51%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.04%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.88%) C++
7 3 (2.16%) VB
7 3 (2.16%) C
8 1 (0.72%) VB6
8 1 (0.72%) PHP
8 1 (0.72%) Java
8 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (25.90%) Degree
2 19 (13.67%) MCSE
2 19 (13.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.60%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (13.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 103 (74.10%) Microsoft
2 60 (43.17%) Cognos
3 25 (17.99%) TOWER Software
4 18 (12.95%) Business Objects
5 14 (10.07%) Sun
6 7 (5.04%) VMware
7 6 (4.32%) HP
7 6 (4.32%) SAP
8 4 (2.88%) Citrix
9 3 (2.16%) Google
9 3 (2.16%) DataSynapse
10 2 (1.44%) FactSet
10 2 (1.44%) Sophis
10 2 (1.44%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.44%) Charles River
11 1 (0.72%) i2
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle