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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 67 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 1.84% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 3.27% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £34,000 - £23,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
228 214 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.14% 56.32% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 155 175 154
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) MS Office
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
3 8 (47.06%) VB
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) CMS
3 8 (47.06%) Integration Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) McAfee
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) Software Deployment
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.76%) Adobe
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) IBM
7 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.76%) Sage
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Qualitative Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) User Experience
7 2 (11.76%) SiteCatalyst
7 2 (11.76%) Hitwise
7 2 (11.76%) comScore
7 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (88.24%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
1 2 (11.76%) SiteCatalyst
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Programmer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Integration Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Software Deployment
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Qualitative Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
2 8 (47.06%) VB
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) McAfee
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) Coremetrics
3 2 (11.76%) Hitwise
3 2 (11.76%) comScore
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe
3 2 (11.76%) Sage
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) SAP