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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 71 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 6 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.12% 2.49% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 5.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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
277 256 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 51.58% 42.45% 49.16%
Number of salaries quoted 201 194 109
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Watford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Watford

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (28.57%) MS Access
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
5 2 (28.57%) NHS
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) MS Access
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Access Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VBA Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) MI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
1 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Development
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft