The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 65 56
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.33% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £55,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 300 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.13% 48.15% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 279 274 221
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBA
North East

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VBA
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VBA Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

VBA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (33.33%) C#

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#