The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 27 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.58% 0.87% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 1.35% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £26,250 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 74 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 38.14% 64.35% 61.48%
Number of salaries quoted 59 73 63
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
West Yorkshire

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

VBA
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

VBA Salary Trend in Wakefield

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) MS Access
3 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) EDI
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) Xen
5 1 (12.50%) Line 500
5 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (12.50%) Postfix
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) SSH
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (12.50%) Debian
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) IPsec
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (37.50%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Debian
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
1 1 (12.50%) Postfix
1 1 (12.50%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Sage