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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 371 287 280
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 700 1130 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 1.11% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 2.15% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 597 928 997
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
47764 52474 55567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.84% 51.39% 51.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41732 45233 47025
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -89 358 £55,000 - 39
South East -30 99 £38,000 -5.59% 3
East of England -1 71 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North West +5 60 £37,500 - 11
West Midlands -36 36 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Yorkshire +34 29 £32,500 +10.16% 5
South West -21 26 £32,500 -13.33% 8
East Midlands -10 15 £29,500 -15.71%
North East - 2 - - 2
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1136 (71.40%) SQL
2 584 (36.71%) Finance
3 560 (35.20%) SQL Server
4 493 (30.99%) MS Excel
5 434 (27.28%) Business Intelligence
6 421 (26.46%) C#
7 412 (25.90%) Microsoft
8 403 (25.33%) .NET
9 386 (24.26%) Analytical Skills
10 379 (23.82%) Degree
11 316 (19.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 241 (15.15%) VB
13 220 (13.83%) Front Office
14 217 (13.64%) Oracle
14 217 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 206 (12.95%) T-SQL
16 205 (12.88%) Analytics
17 201 (12.63%) MS Access
18 197 (12.38%) Java
19 194 (12.19%) MS Office
20 193 (12.13%) Data Analysis
21 183 (11.50%) Computer Science
22 171 (10.75%) Python
23 160 (10.06%) QlikView
24 152 (9.55%) ETL
25 151 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
26 149 (9.37%) JavaScript
27 144 (9.05%) Windows
27 144 (9.05%) Tableau
28 142 (8.93%) HTML

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
1 104 (6.54%) SharePoint
2 81 (5.09%) SAS
3 31 (1.95%) Apache
4 30 (1.89%) Apache Pig
4 30 (1.89%) IIS
4 30 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 24 (1.51%) Apache Spark
6 22 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (1.13%) WebLogic
8 13 (0.82%) JBoss
8 13 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 11 (0.69%) CMS
10 10 (0.63%) Alfresco
10 10 (0.63%) Joomla!
10 10 (0.63%) MS Exchange
11 9 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.50%) Captiva
12 8 (0.50%) Documentum
12 8 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 493 (30.99%) MS Excel
2 194 (12.19%) MS Office
3 66 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (2.77%) Spreadsheet
5 37 (2.33%) MS Visio
6 23 (1.45%) SPSS
7 7 (0.44%) S-PLUS
8 5 (0.31%) MS Project
8 5 (0.31%) Stata
9 3 (0.19%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 26 (1.63%) Cognos TM1
2 20 (1.26%) SAP BPC
3 17 (1.07%) Hyperion Planning
4 16 (1.01%) HFM
5 15 (0.94%) Cognos Planning
5 15 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 13 (0.82%) Misys Opics
7 11 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (0.63%) SunGard APT
9 8 (0.50%) Magento
9 8 (0.50%) SAP HCM
10 7 (0.44%) Bloomberg TOMS
11 6 (0.38%) FastStats
11 6 (0.38%) thinkFolio
12 5 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (0.31%) WebTrends
13 4 (0.25%) SunGard GMI
14 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
14 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (1.51%) Amazon EMR
2 24 (1.51%) Amazon S3
3 21 (1.32%) Google Analytics
4 14 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.63%) GitHub
5 10 (0.63%) Office 365
5 10 (0.63%) SaaS
6 2 (0.13%) AdWords
6 2 (0.13%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.063%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.063%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.88%) DNS
1 14 (0.88%) Internet
2 13 (0.82%) Intranet
3 12 (0.75%) VPN
4 9 (0.57%) Firewall
4 9 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.50%) DHCP
6 6 (0.38%) SNMP
6 6 (0.38%) WAN
6 6 (0.38%) Wireless
7 5 (0.31%) FTP
8 4 (0.25%) LAN
8 4 (0.25%) NAS
9 3 (0.19%) ADSL
9 3 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.19%) WebEx
10 2 (0.13%) IPsec
10 2 (0.13%) SSH
11 1 (0.063%) HTTP
11 1 (0.063%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (35.20%) SQL Server
2 316 (19.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 217 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 201 (12.63%) MS Access
5 160 (10.06%) QlikView
6 151 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
7 138 (8.67%) Relational Database
8 128 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 101 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 92 (5.78%) Power BI
11 77 (4.84%) MySQL
12 76 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
13 74 (4.65%) Big Data
14 67 (4.21%) Hadoop
15 58 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
16 57 (3.58%) Crystal Reports
17 56 (3.52%) Data Mining
18 45 (2.83%) PowerPivot
19 43 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
20 40 (2.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 37 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 37 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 35 (2.20%) Git (software)
4 31 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (1.89%) Subversion
6 29 (1.82%) Eclipse
7 24 (1.51%) Vagrant
7 24 (1.51%) Yeoman
8 21 (1.32%) Maven
9 16 (1.01%) JIRA
10 14 (0.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 10 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (0.63%) ReSharper
12 9 (0.57%) NUnit
12 9 (0.57%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.50%) LoadRunner
13 8 (0.50%) Serena SBM
14 7 (0.44%) HP UFT
14 7 (0.44%) TestPartner
General
1 584 (36.71%) Finance
2 220 (13.83%) Front Office
3 132 (8.30%) Banking
4 97 (6.10%) Retail
5 84 (5.28%) Marketing
6 53 (3.33%) Legal
7 39 (2.45%) Investment Banking
7 39 (2.45%) Telecoms
8 38 (2.39%) Advertising
9 33 (2.07%) Billing
10 31 (1.95%) Back Office
10 31 (1.95%) Manufacturing
11 20 (1.26%) Law
12 16 (1.01%) Military
13 14 (0.88%) Financial Institution
13 14 (0.88%) German Language
14 13 (0.82%) Automotive
15 12 (0.75%) Publishing
16 10 (0.63%) Games
17 5 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 683 (42.93%) Analyst
2 618 (38.84%) Developer
3 188 (11.82%) SQL Developer
4 163 (10.25%) SQL Analyst
5 153 (9.62%) Data Analyst
6 131 (8.23%) C# Developer
7 129 (8.11%) .NET Developer
8 126 (7.92%) VBA Developer
9 116 (7.29%) Support Analyst
10 114 (7.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 109 (6.85%) Applications Support
12 101 (6.35%) Software Developer
13 85 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
14 79 (4.97%) Consultant
15 78 (4.90%) Business Analyst
15 78 (4.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 76 (4.78%) Applications Support Analyst
17 69 (4.34%) Junior
18 59 (3.71%) Analyst Developer
19 54 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (25.33%) .NET
2 142 (8.93%) HTML
3 136 (8.55%) XML
4 97 (6.10%) ASP.NET
5 84 (5.28%) CSS
6 81 (5.09%) Web Services
7 72 (4.53%) WPF
8 51 (3.21%) jQuery
9 48 (3.02%) MDX
10 46 (2.89%) SOAP
11 42 (2.64%) .NET Framework
11 42 (2.64%) WCF
12 32 (2.01%) Classic ASP
13 30 (1.89%) REST
14 29 (1.82%) WinForms
15 24 (1.51%) Cascalog
15 24 (1.51%) D3.js
15 24 (1.51%) Natural Language Processing
15 24 (1.51%) Pandas
15 24 (1.51%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 386 (24.26%) Analytical Skills
2 183 (11.50%) Computer Science
3 133 (8.36%) Mathematics
4 127 (7.98%) Management Information System
5 115 (7.23%) Visualisation
6 93 (5.85%) Fixed Income
7 78 (4.90%) Derivative
7 78 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 69 (4.34%) Hedge funds
9 59 (3.71%) Statistics
10 44 (2.77%) Equities
11 42 (2.64%) Data Structures
12 36 (2.26%) Economics
13 27 (1.70%) Market Risk
14 23 (1.45%) Fintech
15 21 (1.32%) OTC Derivatives
16 20 (1.26%) Physics
17 19 (1.19%) Credit Risk
17 19 (1.19%) Data Conversion
17 19 (1.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 144 (9.05%) Windows
2 62 (3.90%) Linux
3 61 (3.83%) Unix
4 48 (3.02%) Windows Server
5 38 (2.39%) Windows 7
6 22 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (0.75%) Android
8 10 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.63%) Solaris
9 8 (0.50%) Debian
9 8 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.19%) AIX
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.063%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.063%) OS/400
13 1 (0.063%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (27.28%) Business Intelligence
2 205 (12.88%) Analytics
3 193 (12.13%) Data Analysis
4 152 (9.55%) ETL
5 133 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (7.29%) Data Management
7 101 (6.35%) Data Modelling
8 92 (5.78%) Data Analytics
9 87 (5.47%) ITIL
10 85 (5.34%) Asset Management
11 83 (5.22%) Risk Management
12 72 (4.53%) Project Management
13 70 (4.40%) CRM
14 69 (4.34%) Statistical Analysis
15 67 (4.21%) Business Analysis
16 64 (4.02%) Data Visualisation
17 62 (3.90%) Migration
18 59 (3.71%) Stakeholder Management
19 58 (3.65%) Validation
20 56 (3.52%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1136 (71.40%) SQL
2 421 (26.46%) C#
3 241 (15.15%) VB
4 206 (12.95%) T-SQL
5 197 (12.38%) Java
6 171 (10.75%) Python
7 149 (9.37%) JavaScript
8 110 (6.91%) C++
9 93 (5.85%) VB.NET
10 84 (5.28%) Perl
11 69 (4.34%) R
12 67 (4.21%) PowerShell
13 58 (3.65%) PHP
14 57 (3.58%) VB6
15 49 (3.08%) VBScript
16 41 (2.58%) Bash Shell
17 38 (2.39%) PL/SQL
18 36 (2.26%) MATLAB
19 32 (2.01%) C
20 24 (1.51%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 379 (23.82%) Degree
2 48 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 29 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 28 (1.76%) PhD
5 27 (1.70%) ISEB
6 19 (1.19%) ACCA
7 18 (1.13%) CIMA
7 18 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.57%) DBS Check
10 7 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (0.44%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.31%) AAT
11 5 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.25%) CBAP
13 3 (0.19%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.19%) MCSA
13 3 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.09%) QA
2 61 (3.83%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.63%) SLA
4 18 (1.13%) ISO20022
4 18 (1.13%) SEPA
5 13 (0.82%) Solvency II
6 11 (0.69%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.38%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.13%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.063%) EMIR
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.063%) MiFID
System Software
1 42 (2.64%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
3 24 (1.51%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 6 (0.38%) Btrfs
5 6 (0.38%) NFS
6 5 (0.31%) XenApp
7 4 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.19%) Docker
9 2 (0.13%) Postfix
9 2 (0.13%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (0.063%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.063%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.063%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.063%) Xen
10 1 (0.063%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.063%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (0.88%) Control-M
2 10 (0.63%) Nagios
3 8 (0.50%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.44%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (0.25%) SCCM
5 4 (0.25%) SCOM
6 3 (0.19%) MOM
6 3 (0.19%) SCSM
6 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.13%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.063%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 412 (25.90%) Microsoft
2 217 (13.64%) Oracle
3 144 (9.05%) Tableau
4 104 (6.54%) SAP
5 90 (5.66%) Cognos
6 61 (3.83%) IBM
7 47 (2.95%) Google
8 39 (2.45%) Hyperion
9 32 (2.01%) Bloomberg
10 25 (1.57%) HP
11 23 (1.45%) Charles River
12 22 (1.38%) Sybase
13 20 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
13 20 (1.26%) Sun
14 19 (1.19%) Trayport
15 18 (1.13%) Reuters
16 17 (1.07%) Facebook
16 17 (1.07%) Infor
16 17 (1.07%) Informatica
17 16 (1.01%) OpenLink
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + profit related bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
THE RACING POST
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + great benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 6 days ago