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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 376 285 278
Rank change year-on-year
-91 -7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 659 1082 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.79% 1.08% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 2.04% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 515 892 1043
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £29,825 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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
44885 53163 54031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.54% 52.89% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 38834 46086 46611
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -92 308 £52,500 +0.96% 39
North West +11 76 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Yorkshire +16 59 £35,000 +16.66% 4
East of England +41 55 £51,250 +57.69% 5
South East -49 54 £42,500 +6.25% 6
South West +17 45 £32,500 - 6
West Midlands -22 31 £30,000 -14.28% 4
East Midlands -19 25 £50,000 +42.85% 2
North East +7 7 £40,000 +53.84%
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 970 (71.64%) SQL
2 532 (39.29%) SQL Server
3 495 (36.56%) Finance
4 434 (32.05%) MS Excel
5 412 (30.43%) C#
6 408 (30.13%) .NET
7 372 (27.47%) Microsoft
8 365 (26.96%) Business Intelligence
9 329 (24.30%) Analytical Skills
10 289 (21.34%) Degree
11 264 (19.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 228 (16.84%) T-SQL
13 223 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 215 (15.88%) Front Office
15 208 (15.36%) Analytics
16 206 (15.21%) Oracle
17 186 (13.74%) HTML
18 179 (13.22%) VB
19 170 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
20 169 (12.48%) JavaScript
21 166 (12.26%) Computer Science
22 165 (12.19%) Data Warehouse
23 162 (11.96%) Python
24 159 (11.74%) MS Access
25 152 (11.23%) Java
26 151 (11.15%) ETL
27 149 (11.00%) Data Analysis
27 149 (11.00%) Tableau
28 142 (10.49%) MS Office
29 134 (9.90%) 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
1 108 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 86 (6.35%) SAS
3 38 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 31 (2.29%) Apache
5 24 (1.77%) IIS
6 22 (1.62%) WebLogic
7 20 (1.48%) JBoss
8 17 (1.26%) Alfresco
8 17 (1.26%) Joomla!
8 17 (1.26%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.03%) Apache Spark
10 13 (0.96%) Apache Pig
10 13 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
11 11 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.66%) CMS
12 9 (0.66%) MS Exchange
12 9 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.37%) Confluence
13 5 (0.37%) K2 blackpearl
13 5 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 434 (32.05%) MS Excel
2 142 (10.49%) MS Office
3 65 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 52 (3.84%) SPSS
5 34 (2.51%) MS Visio
6 31 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.96%) MS Project
8 7 (0.52%) Stata
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.074%) Maple
10 1 (0.074%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 38 (2.81%) Visualfiles
2 20 (1.48%) SAP BPC
3 17 (1.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 17 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (0.89%) SunGard APT
6 10 (0.74%) HFM
7 9 (0.66%) Hyperion Planning
8 8 (0.59%) thinkFolio
9 7 (0.52%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 7 (0.52%) FastStats
10 6 (0.44%) CODA-Financials
10 6 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
11 5 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.30%) Misys Opics
12 4 (0.30%) PeopleSoft HRMS
13 3 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
13 3 (0.22%) WebTrends
14 2 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
14 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.62%) Google Analytics
4 17 (1.26%) GitHub
5 14 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (0.96%) Amazon EMR
6 13 (0.96%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.74%) Office 365
8 8 (0.59%) SaaS
9 3 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.074%) AdWords
11 1 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.074%) PaaS
11 1 (0.074%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.074%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.40%) DNS
2 17 (1.26%) Intranet
3 13 (0.96%) Firewall
4 8 (0.59%) DHCP
4 8 (0.59%) Extranet
4 8 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.52%) Wireless
6 4 (0.30%) Internet
6 4 (0.30%) LDAP
6 4 (0.30%) SMTP
7 3 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.22%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (0.22%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (0.22%) DEFINITY
7 3 (0.22%) FTP
8 2 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.15%) HTTP
8 2 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.074%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 532 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 264 (19.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 223 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 165 (12.19%) Data Warehouse
5 159 (11.74%) MS Access
6 114 (8.42%) QlikView
6 114 (8.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 95 (7.02%) Relational Database
8 90 (6.65%) MySQL
9 85 (6.28%) Power BI
10 77 (5.69%) BusinessObjects
11 75 (5.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 66 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 64 (4.73%) Big Data
14 46 (3.40%) Hadoop
15 42 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
16 38 (2.81%) Data Mining
17 31 (2.29%) MongoDB
18 24 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
19 22 (1.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 67 (4.95%) Visual Studio
2 43 (3.18%) Subversion
3 41 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (2.29%) Jenkins
5 27 (1.99%) Git (software)
5 27 (1.99%) Maven
6 25 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 17 (1.26%) JIRA
7 17 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
7 17 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 13 (0.96%) Vagrant
8 13 (0.96%) Yeoman
9 11 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (0.59%) NUnit
10 8 (0.59%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.52%) LoadRunner
12 6 (0.44%) Axure RP
12 6 (0.44%) Log4j
13 5 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.30%) HP UFT
General
1 495 (36.56%) Finance
2 215 (15.88%) Front Office
3 129 (9.53%) Banking
4 68 (5.02%) Retail
5 63 (4.65%) Marketing
6 56 (4.14%) Law
7 50 (3.69%) Legal
8 36 (2.66%) Investment Banking
9 32 (2.36%) Telecoms
10 29 (2.14%) Manufacturing
11 28 (2.07%) Back Office
11 28 (2.07%) Billing
12 22 (1.62%) Advertising
13 15 (1.11%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.89%) Publishing
15 10 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.37%) German Language
17 4 (0.30%) Automotive
18 2 (0.15%) Italian Language
18 2 (0.15%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 581 (42.91%) Developer
2 492 (36.34%) Analyst
3 161 (11.89%) SQL Developer
4 137 (10.12%) C# Developer
5 126 (9.31%) .NET Developer
6 118 (8.71%) Data Analyst
7 116 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
8 102 (7.53%) VBA Developer
9 88 (6.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 78 (5.76%) Applications Support
11 74 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 74 (5.47%) Support Analyst
12 73 (5.39%) Consultant
13 70 (5.17%) Software Developer
14 69 (5.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 60 (4.43%) Business Analyst
16 52 (3.84%) Analyst Developer
17 48 (3.55%) Senior Developer
18 45 (3.32%) Front Office Developer
19 44 (3.25%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (30.13%) .NET
2 186 (13.74%) HTML
3 134 (9.90%) XML
4 107 (7.90%) Web Services
5 103 (7.61%) CSS
6 88 (6.50%) jQuery
7 80 (5.91%) WPF
8 78 (5.76%) ASP.NET
9 59 (4.36%) .NET Framework
10 58 (4.28%) WCF
11 56 (4.14%) SOAP
12 53 (3.91%) MDX
13 48 (3.55%) REST
14 34 (2.51%) AngularJS
15 30 (2.22%) Ajax
16 28 (2.07%) Classic ASP
17 24 (1.77%) JSON
18 21 (1.55%) HTML5
19 20 (1.48%) J2EE
19 20 (1.48%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 329 (24.30%) Analytical Skills
2 166 (12.26%) Computer Science
3 124 (9.16%) Mathematics
4 80 (5.91%) Management Information System
4 80 (5.91%) Visualisation
5 78 (5.76%) Fixed Income
6 71 (5.24%) Statistics
7 58 (4.28%) Derivative
8 51 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 43 (3.18%) Equities
9 43 (3.18%) Hedge funds
10 31 (2.29%) Physics
11 30 (2.22%) Economics
12 29 (2.14%) Data Extraction
13 21 (1.55%) Fintech
14 19 (1.40%) Algorithms
14 19 (1.40%) User Experience
15 18 (1.33%) Data Structures
16 16 (1.18%) Data Conversion
16 16 (1.18%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 119 (8.79%) Windows
2 51 (3.77%) Unix
3 49 (3.62%) Linux
4 34 (2.51%) Windows Server
5 24 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (1.33%) Android
7 17 (1.26%) Apple iOS
8 14 (1.03%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.81%) Solaris
10 11 (0.81%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.59%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.44%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.37%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.30%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.30%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (26.96%) Business Intelligence
2 208 (15.36%) Analytics
3 170 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (11.15%) ETL
5 149 (11.00%) Data Analysis
6 123 (9.08%) Data Modelling
7 88 (6.50%) Asset Management
8 84 (6.20%) Project Management
9 81 (5.98%) Data Management
9 81 (5.98%) ITIL
10 78 (5.76%) Data Analytics
11 77 (5.69%) SDLC
12 74 (5.47%) Software Engineering
13 68 (5.02%) Stakeholder Management
14 60 (4.43%) Business Analysis
15 59 (4.36%) OO
16 57 (4.21%) MVC
17 56 (4.14%) Risk Management
18 55 (4.06%) CRM
19 53 (3.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 970 (71.64%) SQL
2 412 (30.43%) C#
3 228 (16.84%) T-SQL
4 179 (13.22%) VB
5 169 (12.48%) JavaScript
6 162 (11.96%) Python
7 152 (11.23%) Java
8 121 (8.94%) VB.NET
9 98 (7.24%) PowerShell
10 87 (6.43%) C++
11 76 (5.61%) R
12 75 (5.54%) PHP
13 60 (4.43%) Perl
14 43 (3.18%) C
15 40 (2.95%) VB6
16 36 (2.66%) PL/SQL
17 29 (2.14%) VBScript
18 26 (1.92%) MATLAB
19 24 (1.77%) Bash Shell
20 21 (1.55%) F#
Qualifications
1 289 (21.34%) Degree
2 30 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.85%) ISEB
4 22 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.55%) SC Cleared
6 19 (1.40%) PhD
7 13 (0.96%) ACCA
7 13 (0.96%) CIMA
7 13 (0.96%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.74%) MCAD
8 10 (0.74%) MCSD
9 6 (0.44%) HND
10 4 (0.30%) AAT
10 4 (0.30%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.30%) PMP
11 3 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.074%) CCNA
12 1 (0.074%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.69%) Data Quality
2 39 (2.88%) QA
3 24 (1.77%) SLA
4 5 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.30%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.074%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.074%) MiFID
System Software
1 23 (1.70%) Active Directory
1 23 (1.70%) Docker
2 14 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (0.96%) VirtualBox
4 8 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (0.30%) XenApp
7 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.22%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.074%) Btrfs
9 1 (0.074%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (1.26%) Nagios
2 8 (0.59%) Control-M
2 8 (0.59%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.44%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (0.30%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.30%) SCOM
5 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.15%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.15%) Malwarebytes
7 1 (0.074%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 372 (27.47%) Microsoft
2 206 (15.21%) Oracle
3 149 (11.00%) Tableau
4 85 (6.28%) SAP
5 65 (4.80%) Cognos
6 61 (4.51%) IBM
7 38 (2.81%) LexisNexis
8 34 (2.51%) Charles River
9 31 (2.29%) HP
10 30 (2.22%) Bloomberg
11 28 (2.07%) Google
12 22 (1.62%) Sybase
13 21 (1.55%) Hyperion
14 17 (1.26%) VMware
15 16 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
16 13 (0.96%) Reuters
16 13 (0.96%) Sun
17 12 (0.89%) BISAM
17 12 (0.89%) StatPro
17 12 (0.89%) SunGard
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + uncapped quarterly bonuses
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £70001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + pension + healthcare + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary to £33k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Pension Scheme, Life & Medical Insur
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago