The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / North East
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 70 81
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.44% 1.75% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 3.10% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 2
Median salary £33,250 £28,000 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +20.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £25,500 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £37,500 £27,450
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 380 420 500
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 55.96% 56.45% 63.45%
Number of salaries quoted 346 370 432
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing VBA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in the North East

VBA
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA in the North East.

Salary trend for VBA in the North East

VBA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +8 2 £31,500 +3.27%
Durham - 1 £35,000 -
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for VBA.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Captiva
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) PuTTY
3 2 (33.33%) WinSCP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Documentum
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Captiva
1 2 (33.33%) Documentum
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) PuTTY
1 2 (33.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Documentum Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Documentum Support
2 2 (33.33%) Documentum Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (16.67%) EDI
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Case Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRUD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) AppleScript
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) LexisNexis
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP