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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 341 294 285
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 796 1095 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.87% 1.07% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 2.07% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 668 905 1011
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,780
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.77%
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
48773 52882 56751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.21% 51.64% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42683 45499 48608
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 £72,500 £67,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -41 424 £55,000 +4.76% 38
South East -14 121 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East of England +9 76 £40,000 - 8
North West +7 64 £35,000 -6.66% 8
West Midlands -48 37 £32,500 +4.83% 4
East Midlands +2 27 £40,000 +10.34% 2
South West -26 21 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Yorkshire +33 19 £35,000 +27.27% 3
North East - 3 £22,000 -
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1223 (72.15%) SQL
2 623 (36.76%) Finance
3 589 (34.75%) SQL Server
4 520 (30.68%) MS Excel
5 488 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
6 451 (26.61%) Microsoft
7 431 (25.43%) C#
8 426 (25.13%) .NET
9 417 (24.60%) Degree
10 394 (23.24%) Analytical Skills
11 342 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 253 (14.93%) VB
13 244 (14.40%) Analytics
14 232 (13.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 214 (12.63%) Data Analysis
16 210 (12.39%) Oracle
16 210 (12.39%) MS Access
17 207 (12.21%) MS Office
18 203 (11.98%) T-SQL
19 190 (11.21%) Java
20 188 (11.09%) Front Office
21 176 (10.38%) Computer Science
22 172 (10.15%) QlikView
23 171 (10.09%) JavaScript
24 155 (9.14%) Python
25 151 (8.91%) HTML
26 148 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
27 146 (8.61%) Tableau
28 145 (8.55%) ETL
28 145 (8.55%) XML

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
1 112 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 109 (6.43%) SAS
3 36 (2.12%) IIS
4 31 (1.83%) Apache Pig
5 30 (1.77%) Apache
5 30 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 26 (1.53%) Apache Spark
7 20 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 16 (0.94%) MS Exchange
10 13 (0.77%) CMS
10 13 (0.77%) WebSphere
11 12 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (0.71%) JBoss
12 10 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.53%) Alfresco
13 9 (0.53%) Joomla!
14 8 (0.47%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.47%) Captiva
14 8 (0.47%) Documentum
Applications
1 520 (30.68%) MS Excel
2 207 (12.21%) MS Office
3 72 (4.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 48 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 39 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
6 33 (1.95%) SPSS
7 10 (0.59%) S-PLUS
8 5 (0.29%) XMetaL
9 2 (0.12%) MS Project
9 2 (0.12%) Stata
Business Applications
1 42 (2.48%) Cognos TM1
2 29 (1.71%) Cognos Planning
3 19 (1.12%) Hyperion Planning
4 18 (1.06%) SAP BPC
5 15 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.88%) HFM
6 13 (0.77%) Misys Opics
7 12 (0.71%) SAP HCM
8 11 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 9 (0.53%) SunGard APT
11 8 (0.47%) Magento
11 8 (0.47%) thinkFolio
12 6 (0.35%) WebTrends
13 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
13 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
13 4 (0.24%) SunGard GMI
14 3 (0.18%) Line 500
14 3 (0.18%) Sage 1000
14 3 (0.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
2 25 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 22 (1.30%) Google Analytics
4 18 (1.06%) Office 365
5 16 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (0.94%) SaaS
6 9 (0.53%) GitHub
7 2 (0.12%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.059%) AdWords
8 1 (0.059%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.059%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.06%) Internet
1 18 (1.06%) Intranet
1 18 (1.06%) TCP/IP
2 17 (1.00%) VPN
3 15 (0.88%) DHCP
3 15 (0.88%) DNS
4 10 (0.59%) Firewall
4 10 (0.59%) WAN
5 8 (0.47%) LAN
5 8 (0.47%) NAS
6 7 (0.41%) SNMP
6 7 (0.41%) Wireless
7 5 (0.29%) FTP
7 5 (0.29%) SAN
7 5 (0.29%) SSL
7 5 (0.29%) VLAN
8 3 (0.18%) ADSL
8 3 (0.18%) VoIP
8 3 (0.18%) WebEx
8 3 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 589 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 342 (20.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 232 (13.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 210 (12.39%) MS Access
5 172 (10.15%) QlikView
6 148 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
7 143 (8.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 139 (8.20%) Relational Database
9 113 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 88 (5.19%) Power BI
11 76 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
12 71 (4.19%) Data Mining
13 69 (4.07%) Big Data
13 69 (4.07%) MySQL
14 67 (3.95%) Hadoop
15 65 (3.83%) Crystal Reports
16 63 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
17 62 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
18 52 (3.07%) PowerPivot
19 41 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (3.24%) Visual Studio
2 43 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 37 (2.18%) Jenkins
4 32 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 28 (1.65%) Eclipse
6 26 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (1.47%) Subversion
7 25 (1.47%) Vagrant
7 25 (1.47%) Yeoman
8 18 (1.06%) Maven
9 14 (0.83%) JIRA
9 14 (0.83%) ReSharper
9 14 (0.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 10 (0.59%) HP UFT
11 9 (0.53%) LSMW
11 9 (0.53%) NUnit
11 9 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.53%) SoapUI
12 8 (0.47%) LoadRunner
12 8 (0.47%) Serena SBM
General
1 623 (36.76%) Finance
2 188 (11.09%) Front Office
3 134 (7.91%) Banking
4 104 (6.14%) Retail
5 83 (4.90%) Marketing
6 57 (3.36%) Legal
7 48 (2.83%) Telecoms
8 45 (2.65%) Advertising
9 36 (2.12%) Manufacturing
10 35 (2.06%) Back Office
11 34 (2.01%) Investment Banking
12 30 (1.77%) Law
13 29 (1.71%) Billing
14 20 (1.18%) Financial Institution
15 16 (0.94%) Military
16 15 (0.88%) German Language
17 14 (0.83%) Publishing
18 12 (0.71%) Automotive
19 10 (0.59%) Games
20 8 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 736 (43.42%) Analyst
2 665 (39.23%) Developer
3 205 (12.09%) SQL Developer
4 161 (9.50%) SQL Analyst
5 159 (9.38%) Data Analyst
6 140 (8.26%) .NET Developer
7 134 (7.91%) VBA Developer
8 132 (7.79%) C# Developer
9 131 (7.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 123 (7.26%) Support Analyst
11 114 (6.73%) Applications Support
12 99 (5.84%) Software Developer
13 94 (5.55%) Consultant
14 87 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 86 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
16 83 (4.90%) Applications Support Analyst
17 78 (4.60%) Junior
18 76 (4.48%) Business Analyst
19 62 (3.66%) Analyst Developer
20 61 (3.60%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (25.13%) .NET
2 151 (8.91%) HTML
3 145 (8.55%) XML
4 107 (6.31%) ASP.NET
5 87 (5.13%) CSS
6 68 (4.01%) WPF
7 63 (3.72%) Web Services
8 57 (3.36%) .NET Framework
9 51 (3.01%) jQuery
10 41 (2.42%) MDX
11 38 (2.24%) WCF
12 34 (2.01%) SOAP
13 31 (1.83%) Classic ASP
13 31 (1.83%) WinForms
14 26 (1.53%) REST
15 25 (1.47%) Cascalog
15 25 (1.47%) D3.js
15 25 (1.47%) Natural Language Processing
15 25 (1.47%) Pandas
15 25 (1.47%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 394 (23.24%) Analytical Skills
2 176 (10.38%) Computer Science
3 144 (8.50%) Mathematics
4 141 (8.32%) Management Information System
5 131 (7.73%) Visualisation
6 84 (4.96%) Fixed Income
7 79 (4.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 79 (4.66%) Hedge funds
8 71 (4.19%) Derivative
9 64 (3.78%) Statistics
10 48 (2.83%) Data Structures
11 44 (2.60%) Equities
12 43 (2.54%) Economics
13 31 (1.83%) Market Risk
13 31 (1.83%) Physics
14 26 (1.53%) Fintech
15 22 (1.30%) Credit Risk
16 21 (1.24%) Data Extraction
16 21 (1.24%) OTC Derivatives
17 20 (1.18%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 142 (8.38%) Windows
2 69 (4.07%) Linux
3 61 (3.60%) Unix
4 48 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 36 (2.12%) Windows 7
6 22 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (0.65%) Android
8 9 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.53%) Debian
8 9 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.41%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.35%) Solaris
11 5 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.24%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.18%) AIX
13 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.059%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.059%) OS/400
14 1 (0.059%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (28.79%) Business Intelligence
2 244 (14.40%) Analytics
3 214 (12.63%) Data Analysis
4 145 (8.55%) ETL
5 127 (7.49%) Agile Software Development
6 120 (7.08%) Data Management
7 111 (6.55%) Data Modelling
8 100 (5.90%) Data Analytics
9 88 (5.19%) ITIL
10 85 (5.01%) Statistical Analysis
11 82 (4.84%) Asset Management
11 82 (4.84%) CRM
12 78 (4.60%) Data Visualisation
13 77 (4.54%) Business Analysis
14 74 (4.37%) Risk Management
15 67 (3.95%) Project Management
16 65 (3.83%) Migration
17 62 (3.66%) User Acceptance Testing
18 59 (3.48%) Validation
19 57 (3.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1223 (72.15%) SQL
2 431 (25.43%) C#
3 253 (14.93%) VB
4 203 (11.98%) T-SQL
5 190 (11.21%) Java
6 171 (10.09%) JavaScript
7 155 (9.14%) Python
8 112 (6.61%) C++
9 105 (6.19%) VB.NET
10 78 (4.60%) R
11 77 (4.54%) Perl
12 72 (4.25%) PowerShell
13 70 (4.13%) VBScript
14 63 (3.72%) VB6
15 53 (3.13%) PL/SQL
16 50 (2.95%) Bash Shell
17 49 (2.89%) PHP
18 38 (2.24%) MATLAB
19 28 (1.65%) C
20 25 (1.47%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 417 (24.60%) Degree
2 47 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.24%) PhD
4 28 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 27 (1.59%) ISEB
6 20 (1.18%) ACCA
6 20 (1.18%) CIMA
6 20 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.53%) DBS Check
9 8 (0.47%) CFA
9 8 (0.47%) MCSA
10 7 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (0.41%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.41%) MCSE
10 7 (0.41%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.29%) AAT
11 5 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.25%) QA
2 58 (3.42%) Data Quality
3 30 (1.77%) SLA
4 18 (1.06%) ISO20022
4 18 (1.06%) SEPA
5 14 (0.83%) Solvency II
6 12 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.41%) AIFMD
8 6 (0.35%) SSAE 16
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.059%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.059%) EMIR
10 1 (0.059%) MiFID
10 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 33 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
3 25 (1.47%) VirtualBox
4 9 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.53%) XenApp
5 7 (0.41%) Btrfs
5 7 (0.41%) NFS
6 6 (0.35%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.29%) Xen
8 3 (0.18%) Docker
9 2 (0.12%) Postfix
9 2 (0.12%) SpamAssassin
9 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.059%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.059%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (0.94%) Control-M
2 9 (0.53%) Nagios
3 7 (0.41%) HP SiteScope
4 5 (0.29%) SCCM
5 4 (0.24%) SCOM
6 3 (0.18%) MOM
6 3 (0.18%) SCSM
6 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.12%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.12%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.059%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.059%) WMI
Vendors
1 451 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 210 (12.39%) Oracle
3 146 (8.61%) Tableau
4 106 (6.25%) Cognos
5 100 (5.90%) SAP
6 69 (4.07%) IBM
7 55 (3.24%) Google
8 39 (2.30%) Hyperion
9 30 (1.77%) Bloomberg
10 27 (1.59%) HP
11 24 (1.42%) Charles River
12 21 (1.24%) Cisco
13 20 (1.18%) Sun
14 19 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (1.12%) Trayport
15 18 (1.06%) Citrix
16 17 (1.00%) Infor
17 15 (0.88%) Facebook
17 15 (0.88%) Reuters
17 15 (0.88%) ServiceNow
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, benefits, training
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £27.5k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package plus Bonu
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago