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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
UK / England
Rank 388 367 286
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -81
Permanent jobs citing VBA 588 817 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.87% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 1.66% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 488 684 967
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,775 £27,150 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,450 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
42945 49252 50086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 54.12% 52.35% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37003 42865 43273
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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
London -6 310 £52,500 +10.52% 49
South East +10 71 £35,000 -22.22% 14
North West -19 50 £33,000 +4.76% 13
West Midlands +38 39 £37,500 +7.14% 8
South West +14 38 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Yorkshire -33 28 £35,000 +11.11% 7
East Midlands -9 26 £34,250 -2.14% 5
East of England +29 24 £42,500 +10.38% 7
North East -3 2 £35,000 +34.61% 2
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 England region with a requirement for VBA.

1 879 (69.71%) SQL
2 526 (41.71%) Finance
3 507 (40.21%) SQL Server
4 468 (37.11%) MS Excel
5 377 (29.90%) Microsoft
6 360 (28.55%) C#
7 359 (28.47%) .NET
8 327 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
9 298 (23.63%) Analytical Skills
10 286 (22.68%) Degree
11 261 (20.70%) Analytics
12 218 (17.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 214 (16.97%) Oracle
14 204 (16.18%) HTML
15 178 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 175 (13.88%) JavaScript
17 168 (13.32%) Mathematics
18 165 (13.08%) MS Access
19 163 (12.93%) T-SQL
20 162 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
21 152 (12.05%) Banking
22 149 (11.82%) XML
23 147 (11.66%) VB
24 146 (11.58%) Front Office
25 145 (11.50%) Python
26 142 (11.26%) Tableau
27 137 (10.86%) Computer Science
28 136 (10.79%) MS Office
29 134 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
30 130 (10.31%) Data Analysis

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
1 107 (8.49%) SharePoint
2 98 (7.77%) SAS
3 38 (3.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 34 (2.70%) Apache
5 28 (2.22%) Alfresco
5 28 (2.22%) IIS
6 27 (2.14%) JBoss
6 27 (2.14%) WebLogic
6 27 (2.14%) WebSphere
7 26 (2.06%) Joomla!
8 17 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (1.11%) MS Exchange
10 13 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
11 11 (0.87%) Apache Spark
12 10 (0.79%) CMS
13 6 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.48%) FormScape
13 6 (0.48%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 468 (37.11%) MS Excel
2 136 (10.79%) MS Office
3 52 (4.12%) SPSS
4 36 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (1.98%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.87%) MS Project
8 10 (0.79%) Stata
9 4 (0.32%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.32%) XMetaL
10 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.16%) EViews
11 1 (0.079%) Maple
11 1 (0.079%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 38 (3.01%) Visualfiles
2 25 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (1.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 15 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 15 (1.19%) SAP BPC
5 7 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.40%) CODA-Financials
6 5 (0.40%) Primavera
7 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.32%) HFM
7 4 (0.32%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.24%) FastStats
8 3 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.24%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (0.16%) SunGard APT
9 2 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (2.22%) GitHub
3 24 (1.90%) Google Analytics
4 20 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (0.87%) Office 365
7 6 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.40%) SaaS
9 4 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.079%) AdWords
10 1 (0.079%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.079%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.51%) DNS
2 17 (1.35%) Intranet
3 12 (0.95%) Firewall
3 12 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.87%) DHCP
5 8 (0.63%) Extranet
6 7 (0.56%) WAN
6 7 (0.56%) Wireless
7 4 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (0.32%) FTP
7 4 (0.32%) Internet
7 4 (0.32%) LDAP
7 4 (0.32%) MVNO
7 4 (0.32%) SMTP
8 3 (0.24%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (0.24%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (0.24%) DEFINITY
8 3 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.16%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 507 (40.21%) SQL Server
2 218 (17.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 178 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 165 (13.08%) MS Access
5 134 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
6 93 (7.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 86 (6.82%) Relational Database
8 81 (6.42%) QlikView
9 72 (5.71%) MySQL
10 70 (5.55%) Power BI
11 69 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 66 (5.23%) BusinessObjects
13 50 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
14 49 (3.89%) Big Data
15 38 (3.01%) Data Mining
16 36 (2.85%) Crystal Reports
17 34 (2.70%) Hadoop
18 32 (2.54%) MongoDB
19 24 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
20 23 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 64 (5.08%) Visual Studio
2 56 (4.44%) Subversion
3 44 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 33 (2.62%) Jenkins
6 30 (2.38%) Maven
7 29 (2.30%) Eclipse
8 26 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (0.87%) Git (software)
9 11 (0.87%) JIRA
10 9 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
11 7 (0.56%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.48%) Axure RP
12 6 (0.48%) HP UFT
12 6 (0.48%) LoadRunner
12 6 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (0.40%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.40%) Yeoman
14 4 (0.32%) Log4j
14 4 (0.32%) Protractor
General
1 526 (41.71%) Finance
2 152 (12.05%) Banking
3 146 (11.58%) Front Office
4 91 (7.22%) Marketing
5 59 (4.68%) Retail
6 48 (3.81%) Law
6 48 (3.81%) Telecoms
7 39 (3.09%) Advertising
7 39 (3.09%) Investment Banking
7 39 (3.09%) Legal
8 29 (2.30%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.90%) Back Office
10 17 (1.35%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.11%) Publishing
12 13 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.87%) Billing
14 7 (0.56%) Electronics
15 6 (0.48%) Games
15 6 (0.48%) German Language
16 4 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 493 (39.10%) Developer
2 477 (37.83%) Analyst
3 135 (10.71%) Data Analyst
4 127 (10.07%) SQL Developer
5 118 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 107 (8.49%) SQL Analyst
7 91 (7.22%) .NET Developer
8 72 (5.71%) VBA Developer
9 65 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 60 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 60 (4.76%) Consultant
11 59 (4.68%) Senior Developer
12 54 (4.28%) Software Developer
13 52 (4.12%) Applications Support
14 50 (3.97%) Support Analyst
15 49 (3.89%) Analyst Developer
15 49 (3.89%) Insight Analyst
16 47 (3.73%) C# .NET Developer
16 47 (3.73%) Excel Analyst
16 47 (3.73%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (28.47%) .NET
2 204 (16.18%) HTML
3 149 (11.82%) XML
4 89 (7.06%) ASP.NET
5 87 (6.90%) Web Services
6 86 (6.82%) CSS
7 68 (5.39%) WPF
8 67 (5.31%) jQuery
9 58 (4.60%) .NET Framework
9 58 (4.60%) AngularJS
10 52 (4.12%) WCF
11 47 (3.73%) Ajax
12 43 (3.41%) SOAP
13 37 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (2.70%) MDX
15 28 (2.22%) REST
16 27 (2.14%) J2EE
17 26 (2.06%) Backbone.js
17 26 (2.06%) JSP
17 26 (2.06%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 298 (23.63%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (10.86%) Computer Science
3 63 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 61 (4.84%) Fixed Income
5 49 (3.89%) Hedge funds
6 41 (3.25%) Equities
7 36 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 33 (2.62%) Derivative
9 29 (2.30%) Fintech
10 26 (2.06%) Algorithms
11 22 (1.74%) User Experience
12 21 (1.67%) Driving Licence
13 19 (1.51%) FMCG
14 18 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (1.35%) Data Structures
15 17 (1.35%) Replication
16 13 (1.03%) Virtual Team
17 10 (0.79%) Fat Client
17 10 (0.79%) Social Media
17 10 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 117 (9.28%) Windows
2 57 (4.52%) Linux
3 56 (4.44%) Unix
4 34 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 27 (2.14%) Android
7 26 (2.06%) Apple iOS
8 23 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (1.51%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.87%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.71%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.63%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.48%) Solaris
15 5 (0.40%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.32%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.32%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
2 261 (20.70%) Analytics
3 168 (13.32%) Mathematics
4 162 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
5 130 (10.31%) Data Analysis
6 119 (9.44%) ETL
7 95 (7.53%) ITIL
8 94 (7.45%) Data Modelling
9 89 (7.06%) OO
10 87 (6.90%) Statistics
11 86 (6.82%) Project Management
12 84 (6.66%) SDLC
13 80 (6.34%) MVC
14 74 (5.87%) Visualisation
15 70 (5.55%) Software Engineering
16 69 (5.47%) CRM
17 63 (5.00%) Data Analytics
17 63 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
18 61 (4.84%) Business Analysis
19 60 (4.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 879 (69.71%) SQL
2 360 (28.55%) C#
3 175 (13.88%) JavaScript
4 163 (12.93%) T-SQL
5 147 (11.66%) VB
6 145 (11.50%) Python
7 124 (9.83%) Java
8 111 (8.80%) VB.NET
9 98 (7.77%) PowerShell
10 90 (7.14%) C++
11 86 (6.82%) R
12 83 (6.58%) PHP
13 51 (4.04%) C
14 48 (3.81%) Perl
15 44 (3.49%) PL/SQL
16 39 (3.09%) F#
17 36 (2.85%) MATLAB
18 29 (2.30%) VB6
19 27 (2.14%) Pascal
19 27 (2.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 286 (22.68%) Degree
2 35 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.67%) PhD
5 20 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (1.27%) ISEB
7 13 (1.03%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.79%) MCAD
8 10 (0.79%) MCSD
9 8 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.48%) HND
11 5 (0.40%) MCSE
12 4 (0.32%) ACCA
12 4 (0.32%) CIMA
12 4 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.24%) CCNA
13 3 (0.24%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.24%) PMP
14 2 (0.16%) CCNP
15 1 (0.079%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.52%) Data Quality
2 30 (2.38%) QA
3 25 (1.98%) SLA
4 5 (0.40%) MiFID
5 4 (0.32%) EMIR
5 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.079%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.59%) Docker
3 14 (1.11%) XenApp
4 10 (0.79%) XenDesktop
5 7 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.56%) XenServer
6 6 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.40%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.24%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.079%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.079%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (2.06%) Nagios
2 5 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (0.32%) Control-M
3 4 (0.32%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.32%) Malwarebytes
4 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.079%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.079%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 377 (29.90%) Microsoft
2 214 (16.97%) Oracle
3 142 (11.26%) Tableau
4 77 (6.11%) SAP
5 75 (5.95%) IBM
6 42 (3.33%) Cognos
7 38 (3.01%) LexisNexis
8 34 (2.70%) Bloomberg
9 30 (2.38%) HP
10 29 (2.30%) Google
11 26 (2.06%) Citrix
12 21 (1.67%) Adobe
13 20 (1.59%) Reuters
14 17 (1.35%) Charles River
14 17 (1.35%) VMware
15 14 (1.11%) Cisco
16 12 (0.95%) Sybase
17 10 (0.79%) Alterian
17 10 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
17 10 (0.79%) Teradata
Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + pension + healthcare + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30500 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £38k - 43k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum benefits and onsite parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum GBP 35 - 40k +Many benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Bray Leino Broadcare
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago