The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 59 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.90% 0.19% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 0.31% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +73.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
VBA
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
275 324 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.22% 61.25% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 242 297 163
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 4 (66.67%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) Case Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) HL7
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cerner Millennium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) DTS
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) CMS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) MI Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Case Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cerner
1 1 (16.67%) McKesson
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft