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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 186 174 165
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 20 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.42% 0.70% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 1.40% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 50
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £62,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2500 2354 2854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.59% 49.86% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2100 2026 2558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
Reigate -23 5 £52,500 +31.25%
Redhill - 3 £32,500 -
Dorking -21 2 £24,500 -30.00%
VBA
South East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 33 (68.75%) SQL
2 31 (64.58%) .NET
3 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 24 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 21 (43.75%) T-SQL
5 21 (43.75%) Degree
6 19 (39.58%) C#
7 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 14 (29.17%) VB
8 14 (29.17%) VB.NET
8 14 (29.17%) Finance
9 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (25.00%) Web Services
10 12 (25.00%) VB6
11 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.92%) HTML
12 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
13 7 (14.58%) CSS
13 7 (14.58%) Windows
13 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (12.50%) Internet
14 6 (12.50%) Benchmarking
14 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (12.50%) XML
14 6 (12.50%) ITIL
14 6 (12.50%) MySQL
14 6 (12.50%) COM
14 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
2 4 (8.33%) PowerPivot
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (12.50%) MySQL
4 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.42%) DTS
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.25%) MS Access
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) ReSharper
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Dutch Language
2 2 (4.17%) French Language
2 2 (4.17%) German Language
2 2 (4.17%) Italian Language
2 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.08%) Automotive
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Junior
4 10 (20.83%) Junior Developer
5 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Data Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Junior Analyst Programmer
6 6 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Junior Programmer
6 6 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 6 (12.50%) DBA
6 6 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (12.50%) Programmer
6 6 (12.50%) Software Programmer
7 4 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# Programmer
7 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) .NET
2 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (25.00%) Web Services
4 11 (22.92%) HTML
5 7 (14.58%) CSS
5 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
6 6 (12.50%) XML
6 6 (12.50%) COM
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.25%) WinForms
8 3 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.50%) Stress Testing
2 6 (12.50%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
2 6 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 6 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
4 4 (8.33%) MVC
4 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.25%) Time Management
5 3 (6.25%) Analytics
5 3 (6.25%) MVVM
6 2 (4.17%) Market Research
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) SQL
2 21 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 19 (39.58%) C#
4 14 (29.17%) VB
4 14 (29.17%) VB.NET
5 12 (25.00%) VB6
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) PHP
7 2 (4.17%) Perl
7 2 (4.17%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Degree
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) CFA
5 3 (6.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) TOWER Software
3 4 (8.33%) Cognos
4 2 (4.17%) Tableau
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Kofax
5 1 (2.08%) SAP