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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 326 310 274
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -36
Permanent jobs citing VBA 879 1037 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.95% 1.02% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.79% 1.96% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 736 876 1040
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
48993 52995 58282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.21% 51.90% 52.49%
Number of salaries quoted 42974 45655 50164
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 June 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 June 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 -16 484 £52,500 -4.54% 37
South East +7 120 £37,500 -6.25% 8
East of England +28 69 £40,000 +14.28% 12
North West +17 69 £36,250 -9.37% 7
East Midlands +20 40 £35,000 -2.77% 4
West Midlands -48 38 £32,500 +1.56% 4
Yorkshire +28 30 £35,000 +29.62% 9
South West -23 21 £33,750 -11.18% 6
North East - 5 £30,000 - 2
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1289 (72.46%) SQL
2 670 (37.66%) Finance
3 630 (35.41%) SQL Server
4 540 (30.35%) MS Excel
5 504 (28.33%) Business Intelligence
6 477 (26.81%) Microsoft
7 451 (25.35%) .NET
8 449 (25.24%) C#
9 442 (24.85%) Degree
10 409 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
11 356 (20.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 276 (15.51%) Analytics
13 263 (14.78%) VB
14 254 (14.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 244 (13.72%) MS Office
16 225 (12.65%) Oracle
17 211 (11.86%) MS Access
18 204 (11.47%) Data Analysis
19 199 (11.19%) T-SQL
20 186 (10.46%) JavaScript
21 181 (10.17%) Java
22 172 (9.67%) Windows
23 171 (9.61%) Front Office
24 168 (9.44%) Computer Science
25 163 (9.16%) QlikView
25 163 (9.16%) HTML
26 157 (8.83%) XML
27 154 (8.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 149 (8.38%) Python
29 147 (8.26%) Relational Database

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
1 117 (6.58%) SAS
2 112 (6.30%) SharePoint
3 52 (2.92%) IIS
4 31 (1.74%) Apache Pig
5 28 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 27 (1.52%) Apache
7 25 (1.41%) Apache Spark
8 21 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (0.96%) CMS
9 17 (0.96%) MS Exchange
10 14 (0.79%) WebLogic
11 13 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (0.62%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.51%) JBoss
15 8 (0.45%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.45%) Captiva
15 8 (0.45%) Confluence
15 8 (0.45%) Documentum
16 7 (0.39%) Joomla!
Applications
1 540 (30.35%) MS Excel
2 244 (13.72%) MS Office
3 71 (3.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (2.81%) MS Visio
5 42 (2.36%) Spreadsheet
6 39 (2.19%) SPSS
7 10 (0.56%) S-PLUS
8 5 (0.28%) XMetaL
9 2 (0.11%) MS Project
9 2 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 47 (2.64%) Cognos TM1
2 33 (1.85%) Cognos Planning
3 24 (1.35%) Hyperion Planning
4 17 (0.96%) SAP HCM
5 14 (0.79%) HFM
6 13 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.73%) Misys Opics
6 13 (0.73%) SAP BPC
7 11 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 8 (0.45%) Magento
8 8 (0.45%) WebTrends
9 7 (0.39%) Visualfiles
10 5 (0.28%) LongView
10 5 (0.28%) Unica
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (0.22%) SunGard GMI
12 3 (0.17%) FastStats
12 3 (0.17%) SAP Payroll
12 3 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
2 25 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 22 (1.24%) SaaS
4 21 (1.18%) Google Analytics
5 18 (1.01%) Office 365
6 15 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.39%) GitHub
8 6 (0.34%) SmartFocus
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.11%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.056%) AdWords
10 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.18%) Internet
1 21 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 18 (1.01%) VPN
3 17 (0.96%) DHCP
3 17 (0.96%) Intranet
4 14 (0.79%) DNS
5 11 (0.62%) Firewall
5 11 (0.62%) WAN
6 10 (0.56%) NAS
7 9 (0.51%) LAN
8 7 (0.39%) SAN
8 7 (0.39%) SNMP
8 7 (0.39%) Wireless
9 6 (0.34%) SSL
9 6 (0.34%) VLAN
10 5 (0.28%) FTP
11 3 (0.17%) ADSL
11 3 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.17%) VoIP
12 2 (0.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 630 (35.41%) SQL Server
2 356 (20.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 254 (14.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 211 (11.86%) MS Access
5 163 (9.16%) QlikView
6 154 (8.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 147 (8.26%) Relational Database
8 146 (8.21%) Data Warehouse
9 127 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 80 (4.50%) Power BI
10 80 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 79 (4.44%) Data Mining
12 73 (4.10%) BusinessObjects
13 71 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 64 (3.60%) Big Data
15 61 (3.43%) MySQL
16 60 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
17 59 (3.32%) Hadoop
18 55 (3.09%) PowerPivot
19 42 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (3.43%) Visual Studio
2 44 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 35 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 33 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 25 (1.41%) Eclipse
5 25 (1.41%) Vagrant
5 25 (1.41%) Yeoman
6 22 (1.24%) Subversion
7 19 (1.07%) JIRA
8 18 (1.01%) ReSharper
9 17 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (0.90%) Maven
10 16 (0.90%) NUnit
11 15 (0.84%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 14 (0.79%) LSMW
13 11 (0.62%) HP UFT
14 10 (0.56%) XMLUnit
15 9 (0.51%) LoadRunner
15 9 (0.51%) SoapUI
16 8 (0.45%) Serena SBM
General
1 670 (37.66%) Finance
2 171 (9.61%) Front Office
3 133 (7.48%) Banking
4 99 (5.56%) Marketing
5 97 (5.45%) Retail
6 62 (3.49%) Legal
7 51 (2.87%) Back Office
8 49 (2.75%) Telecoms
9 44 (2.47%) Advertising
10 36 (2.02%) Manufacturing
11 35 (1.97%) Law
12 34 (1.91%) Investment Banking
13 27 (1.52%) Billing
14 19 (1.07%) Financial Institution
15 16 (0.90%) Military
16 15 (0.84%) German Language
17 13 (0.73%) Publishing
18 12 (0.67%) Automotive
19 10 (0.56%) Games
20 8 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 774 (43.51%) Analyst
2 703 (39.52%) Developer
3 224 (12.59%) SQL Developer
4 176 (9.89%) SQL Analyst
5 162 (9.11%) Data Analyst
6 141 (7.93%) .NET Developer
7 140 (7.87%) C# Developer
8 139 (7.81%) VBA Developer
9 133 (7.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 122 (6.86%) Support Analyst
11 108 (6.07%) Applications Support
12 104 (5.85%) Consultant
13 93 (5.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 91 (5.12%) Software Developer
15 87 (4.89%) C# .NET Developer
15 87 (4.89%) Junior
16 78 (4.38%) Excel Analyst
17 76 (4.27%) Applications Support Analyst
18 75 (4.22%) Excel Developer
19 69 (3.88%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 451 (25.35%) .NET
2 163 (9.16%) HTML
3 157 (8.83%) XML
4 121 (6.80%) ASP.NET
5 84 (4.72%) CSS
6 70 (3.93%) .NET Framework
7 63 (3.54%) WPF
8 50 (2.81%) Web Services
9 39 (2.19%) jQuery
10 35 (1.97%) MDX
11 34 (1.91%) SOAP
12 32 (1.80%) Classic ASP
13 30 (1.69%) WinForms
14 29 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (1.63%) WCF
15 27 (1.52%) REST
16 25 (1.41%) Cascalog
16 25 (1.41%) Natural Language Processing
16 25 (1.41%) Pandas
16 25 (1.41%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 409 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (9.44%) Computer Science
3 143 (8.04%) Management Information System
4 141 (7.93%) Mathematics
5 135 (7.59%) Visualisation
6 85 (4.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 80 (4.50%) Fixed Income
7 80 (4.50%) Hedge funds
8 65 (3.65%) Derivative
9 64 (3.60%) Statistics
10 54 (3.04%) Equities
11 51 (2.87%) Data Structures
12 44 (2.47%) Economics
13 33 (1.85%) Market Risk
14 29 (1.63%) Physics
15 28 (1.57%) Credit Risk
16 23 (1.29%) Algorithms
16 23 (1.29%) Fintech
17 22 (1.24%) Data Conversion
18 18 (1.01%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 172 (9.67%) Windows
2 73 (4.10%) Linux
3 60 (3.37%) Unix
4 46 (2.59%) Windows Server
5 44 (2.47%) Windows 7
6 22 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.51%) Android
7 9 (0.51%) Debian
7 9 (0.51%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.39%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.34%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.22%) Solaris
11 3 (0.17%) AIX
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (28.33%) Business Intelligence
2 276 (15.51%) Analytics
3 204 (11.47%) Data Analysis
4 128 (7.20%) ETL
5 116 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 108 (6.07%) Data Management
7 107 (6.01%) Data Analytics
8 104 (5.85%) Data Modelling
9 89 (5.00%) CRM
9 89 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
10 86 (4.83%) Data Visualisation
11 82 (4.61%) ITIL
12 81 (4.55%) Business Analysis
13 75 (4.22%) Risk Management
14 71 (3.99%) Asset Management
15 63 (3.54%) Migration
15 63 (3.54%) Project Management
16 61 (3.43%) Validation
17 59 (3.32%) Unit Testing
17 59 (3.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1289 (72.46%) SQL
2 449 (25.24%) C#
3 263 (14.78%) VB
4 199 (11.19%) T-SQL
5 186 (10.46%) JavaScript
6 181 (10.17%) Java
7 149 (8.38%) Python
8 122 (6.86%) VB.NET
9 113 (6.35%) C++
10 81 (4.55%) VBScript
11 75 (4.22%) R
12 73 (4.10%) PowerShell
13 72 (4.05%) Perl
14 66 (3.71%) VB6
15 64 (3.60%) PL/SQL
16 51 (2.87%) Bash Shell
17 44 (2.47%) PHP
18 40 (2.25%) MATLAB
19 28 (1.57%) C
20 25 (1.41%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 442 (24.85%) Degree
2 51 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 41 (2.30%) PhD
4 30 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 23 (1.29%) ISEB
6 21 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (1.01%) CIMA
9 17 (0.96%) ACCA
10 11 (0.62%) CFA
10 11 (0.62%) MCSE
11 10 (0.56%) MCSA
12 9 (0.51%) DBS Check
13 8 (0.45%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
14 7 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.34%) CCNA
15 6 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.67%) QA
2 58 (3.26%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.52%) SLA
4 18 (1.01%) ISO20022
4 18 (1.01%) SEPA
5 13 (0.73%) Solvency II
6 11 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.51%) AIFMD
8 6 (0.34%) SSAE 16
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.056%) EMIR
10 1 (0.056%) MiFID
10 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (2.64%) Active Directory
2 33 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
3 25 (1.41%) VirtualBox
4 10 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.56%) XenApp
5 7 (0.39%) Btrfs
5 7 (0.39%) NFS
5 7 (0.39%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.34%) Xen
7 2 (0.11%) Postfix
7 2 (0.11%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.056%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.056%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.056%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (0.90%) Control-M
2 8 (0.45%) HP SiteScope
2 8 (0.45%) SCCM
3 7 (0.39%) Nagios
4 5 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.17%) MOM
5 3 (0.17%) SCSM
5 3 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.11%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.11%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.056%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.056%) SCOM
7 1 (0.056%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.056%) WMI
Vendors
1 477 (26.81%) Microsoft
2 225 (12.65%) Oracle
3 132 (7.42%) Tableau
4 109 (6.13%) Cognos
5 93 (5.23%) SAP
6 68 (3.82%) IBM
7 63 (3.54%) Google
8 49 (2.75%) Hyperion
9 32 (1.80%) Bloomberg
10 24 (1.35%) Cisco
10 24 (1.35%) HP
11 21 (1.18%) Sun
12 20 (1.12%) Citrix
12 20 (1.12%) ServiceNow
12 20 (1.12%) Trayport
13 17 (0.96%) Adobe
13 17 (0.96%) Infor
14 16 (0.90%) Informatica
14 16 (0.90%) OpenLink
15 15 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + up to 15% bonus + discounts
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: based on experienced
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Ground Control Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50,000 - £65,000 plus 20% bonus and
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Modis International
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Ground Control Ltd
Salary: Performance Related
Posted: 6 days ago