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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 65 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.02% 0.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £30,500 £18,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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
341 404 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.68% 65.69% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 312 345 287
Average salary £37,394 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,002
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £46,983 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 8 £30,000 +66.66%
Sunderland - 2 £30,750 -
VBA
North East

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) Case Management
3 5 (33.33%) Legal
3 5 (33.33%) CMS
3 5 (33.33%) SAS
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) MS Access
5 3 (20.00%) ODBC
5 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Data Extraction
5 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Base SAS
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) SAS Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (33.33%) CMS
1 5 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (20.00%) MS Access
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) Base SAS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
3 5 (33.33%) CMS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Case Management Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 3 (20.00%) Data Extraction
1 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Case Management
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) WFM
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) iManage