The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 316 328 285
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -43
Permanent jobs citing VBA 886 933 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.94% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 1.81% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 759 787 1014
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
VBA
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48545 51512 59306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.79% 51.80% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42497 44271 50977
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

VBA
Salary Trend in England

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

VBA Salary Trend in England

VBA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in England

VBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +4 515 £52,500 +5.00% 56
South East +6 109 £40,000 -5.88% 13
North West +20 71 £37,500 -6.25% 15
East of England +15 54 £40,000 +18.51% 12
East Midlands +40 48 £32,500 -6.57% 2
West Midlands -29 33 £32,000 -1.53% 6
Yorkshire +9 27 £35,250 +30.55% 6
South West -18 18 £32,500 -13.33% 3
North East +3 9 £30,000 +5.26%
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for VBA.

1 1241 (72.45%) SQL
2 671 (39.17%) Finance
3 593 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 552 (32.22%) MS Excel
5 470 (27.44%) Microsoft
6 462 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
7 432 (25.22%) C#
8 423 (24.69%) .NET
8 423 (24.69%) Degree
9 396 (23.12%) Analytical Skills
10 332 (19.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 266 (15.53%) MS Office
12 261 (15.24%) Analytics
13 257 (15.00%) VB
14 243 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 221 (12.90%) Oracle
16 197 (11.50%) T-SQL
17 195 (11.38%) MS Access
18 183 (10.68%) JavaScript
19 182 (10.62%) Windows
20 179 (10.45%) Data Analysis
21 176 (10.27%) HTML
22 160 (9.34%) Java
23 159 (9.28%) XML
24 153 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 150 (8.76%) Front Office
26 149 (8.70%) Computer Science
27 146 (8.52%) Relational Database
28 139 (8.11%) QlikView
29 134 (7.82%) Management Information System

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 120 (7.01%) SAS
2 116 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 64 (3.74%) IIS
4 25 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 24 (1.40%) MS Exchange
6 23 (1.34%) Apache Pig
7 19 (1.11%) Apache
8 18 (1.05%) Apache Spark
8 18 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (0.99%) CMS
10 15 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (0.58%) Confluence
12 10 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (0.58%) WebSphere
13 9 (0.53%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.47%) Documentum
Applications
1 552 (32.22%) MS Excel
2 266 (15.53%) MS Office
3 71 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 52 (3.04%) MS Visio
5 41 (2.39%) SPSS
6 38 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.58%) S-PLUS
8 5 (0.29%) XMetaL
9 4 (0.23%) MS Project
10 3 (0.18%) Stata
Business Applications
1 49 (2.86%) Cognos TM1
2 33 (1.93%) Cognos Planning
3 19 (1.11%) Hyperion Planning
3 19 (1.11%) SAP HCM
4 12 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.70%) HFM
4 12 (0.70%) Misys Opics
5 11 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.47%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.47%) Visualfiles
7 7 (0.41%) WebTrends
8 6 (0.35%) Magento
9 5 (0.29%) LongView
9 5 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.23%) Cognos Controller
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.23%) SunGard GMI
10 4 (0.23%) Unica
11 3 (0.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.28%) Office 365
2 22 (1.28%) SaaS
3 18 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.05%) Google Analytics
4 17 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
4 17 (0.99%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.35%) GitHub
5 6 (0.35%) SmartFocus
6 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.12%) Silverpop
8 1 (0.058%) AdWords
8 1 (0.058%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.63%) TCP/IP
2 24 (1.40%) DHCP
3 23 (1.34%) VPN
4 21 (1.23%) Intranet
5 20 (1.17%) Internet
6 19 (1.11%) DNS
7 16 (0.93%) Firewall
7 16 (0.93%) WAN
8 14 (0.82%) LAN
8 14 (0.82%) NAS
9 12 (0.70%) SAN
10 10 (0.58%) SSL
10 10 (0.58%) VLAN
11 7 (0.41%) FTP
11 7 (0.41%) Wireless
12 6 (0.35%) SNMP
13 3 (0.18%) ADSL
13 3 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (0.18%) VoIP
14 2 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 332 (19.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 243 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 195 (11.38%) MS Access
5 153 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 146 (8.52%) Relational Database
7 139 (8.11%) QlikView
8 129 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
9 124 (7.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 94 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 70 (4.09%) Data Mining
11 70 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 66 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
13 63 (3.68%) Power BI
14 61 (3.56%) PowerPivot
15 58 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
16 52 (3.04%) Big Data
17 47 (2.74%) Hadoop
18 41 (2.39%) MySQL
19 38 (2.22%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 68 (3.97%) Visual Studio
2 42 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 26 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 23 (1.34%) Eclipse
4 23 (1.34%) Git (software)
5 20 (1.17%) NUnit
5 20 (1.17%) Subversion
6 17 (0.99%) JIRA
6 17 (0.99%) ReSharper
6 17 (0.99%) Vagrant
6 17 (0.99%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 17 (0.99%) Yeoman
7 16 (0.93%) LSMW
8 15 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.64%) Maven
10 10 (0.58%) XMLUnit
11 8 (0.47%) HP UFT
11 8 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
11 8 (0.47%) Serena SBM
11 8 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 671 (39.17%) Finance
2 150 (8.76%) Front Office
3 121 (7.06%) Banking
4 97 (5.66%) Marketing
5 78 (4.55%) Retail
6 63 (3.68%) Legal
7 50 (2.92%) Advertising
8 49 (2.86%) Back Office
9 45 (2.63%) Telecoms
10 35 (2.04%) Manufacturing
11 34 (1.98%) Investment Banking
12 32 (1.87%) Law
13 22 (1.28%) Billing
14 17 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 16 (0.93%) Military
16 15 (0.88%) German Language
17 13 (0.76%) Publishing
18 12 (0.70%) Games
19 11 (0.64%) Automotive
20 7 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 762 (44.48%) Analyst
2 656 (38.30%) Developer
3 215 (12.55%) SQL Developer
4 165 (9.63%) SQL Analyst
5 154 (8.99%) Data Analyst
6 131 (7.65%) VBA Developer
7 126 (7.36%) C# Developer
8 124 (7.24%) .NET Developer
9 122 (7.12%) Support Analyst
10 119 (6.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 107 (6.25%) Applications Support
12 104 (6.07%) Consultant
13 101 (5.90%) Junior
14 83 (4.85%) Excel Analyst
15 80 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 78 (4.55%) Excel Developer
17 76 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
18 74 (4.32%) Software Developer
19 70 (4.09%) C# .NET Developer
20 65 (3.79%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (24.69%) .NET
2 176 (10.27%) HTML
3 159 (9.28%) XML
4 131 (7.65%) ASP.NET
5 82 (4.79%) CSS
6 69 (4.03%) .NET Framework
7 57 (3.33%) WPF
8 48 (2.80%) Web Services
9 33 (1.93%) jQuery
10 31 (1.81%) Classic ASP
11 29 (1.69%) SOAP
11 29 (1.69%) WinForms
12 26 (1.52%) WCF
13 25 (1.46%) JSON
14 24 (1.40%) MDX
15 23 (1.34%) REST
16 22 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (1.17%) Ajax
18 19 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (1.11%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 396 (23.12%) Analytical Skills
2 149 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 134 (7.82%) Management Information System
4 119 (6.95%) Mathematics
4 119 (6.95%) Visualisation
5 80 (4.67%) Hedge funds
6 75 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 66 (3.85%) Fixed Income
8 61 (3.56%) Equities
9 60 (3.50%) Statistics
10 54 (3.15%) Derivative
11 45 (2.63%) Data Structures
12 41 (2.39%) Economics
13 31 (1.81%) Market Risk
14 26 (1.52%) Physics
15 25 (1.46%) Algorithms
15 25 (1.46%) Credit Risk
16 21 (1.23%) Data Conversion
17 19 (1.11%) Fintech
18 18 (1.05%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 182 (10.62%) Windows
2 75 (4.38%) Linux
3 54 (3.15%) Unix
3 54 (3.15%) Windows Server
4 46 (2.69%) Windows 7
5 32 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.53%) Debian
7 9 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.53%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.47%) Android
8 8 (0.47%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.29%) Solaris
12 3 (0.18%) AIX
12 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
2 261 (15.24%) Analytics
3 179 (10.45%) Data Analysis
4 112 (6.54%) ETL
5 101 (5.90%) Agile Software Development
6 97 (5.66%) CRM
7 92 (5.37%) Data Analytics
8 90 (5.25%) Data Management
9 84 (4.90%) Data Modelling
9 84 (4.90%) ITIL
10 80 (4.67%) Business Analysis
11 79 (4.61%) Statistical Analysis
12 72 (4.20%) Data Visualisation
13 66 (3.85%) Asset Management
14 63 (3.68%) Risk Management
15 60 (3.50%) Validation
16 59 (3.44%) Project Management
17 56 (3.27%) OO
18 55 (3.21%) Migration
19 51 (2.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1241 (72.45%) SQL
2 432 (25.22%) C#
3 257 (15.00%) VB
4 197 (11.50%) T-SQL
5 183 (10.68%) JavaScript
6 160 (9.34%) Java
7 126 (7.36%) Python
8 114 (6.65%) VB.NET
9 96 (5.60%) C++
10 83 (4.85%) VBScript
11 74 (4.32%) PowerShell
12 67 (3.91%) PL/SQL
13 65 (3.79%) Perl
14 63 (3.68%) R
15 62 (3.62%) VB6
16 45 (2.63%) PHP
17 42 (2.45%) Bash Shell
17 42 (2.45%) MATLAB
18 22 (1.28%) C
19 18 (1.05%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 423 (24.69%) Degree
2 50 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.04%) PhD
4 30 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (1.11%) ISEB
6 19 (1.11%) MCSE
7 18 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (0.99%) ACCA
8 17 (0.99%) CIMA
8 17 (0.99%) MCSA
9 15 (0.88%) CFA
10 11 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (0.58%) CCNA
11 10 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (0.58%) HND
12 9 (0.53%) DBS Check
12 9 (0.53%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.20%) QA
2 62 (3.62%) Data Quality
3 31 (1.81%) SLA
4 18 (1.05%) ISO20022
4 18 (1.05%) SEPA
5 13 (0.76%) AIFMD
6 11 (0.64%) Solvency II
7 9 (0.53%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.35%) SSAE 16
9 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.058%) EMIR
11 1 (0.058%) MiFID
System Software
1 60 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.99%) VirtualBox
3 14 (0.82%) Hyper-V
3 14 (0.82%) XenApp
4 12 (0.70%) Terminal Services
5 10 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.58%) Xen
6 6 (0.35%) Btrfs
6 6 (0.35%) NFS
7 2 (0.12%) Postfix
7 2 (0.12%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.058%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.058%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.058%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (0.76%) Control-M
2 8 (0.47%) HP SiteScope
2 8 (0.47%) SCCM
3 6 (0.35%) Nagios
4 5 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.18%) MOM
5 3 (0.18%) SCSM
5 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.12%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.058%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.058%) WMI
Vendors
1 470 (27.44%) Microsoft
2 221 (12.90%) Oracle
3 107 (6.25%) Cognos
4 102 (5.95%) Tableau
5 81 (4.73%) SAP
6 59 (3.44%) IBM
7 56 (3.27%) Google
8 47 (2.74%) Hyperion
9 32 (1.87%) Cisco
10 31 (1.81%) Bloomberg
11 26 (1.52%) HP
12 25 (1.46%) Citrix
13 22 (1.28%) ServiceNow
14 20 (1.17%) Sun
15 19 (1.11%) Infor
16 18 (1.05%) Trayport
17 16 (0.93%) Adobe
17 16 (0.93%) VMware
18 15 (0.88%) Informatica
18 15 (0.88%) OpenLink
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 48k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £55000 - £450000 per annum + bonus and full benefits
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Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package plus Bonu
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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