The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 50 63
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 2.23% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.39% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 5
Average salary - £37,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.96%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
VBA
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
285 205 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 54.49% 50.74% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 192 160 188
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VBA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

VBA Salary Trend in Watford

VBA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft