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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 403 278 286
Rank change year-on-year
-125 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 635 1142 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.72% 1.11% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 2.15% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 540 927 990
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +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
46774 53227 54089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.71% 51.95% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40573 46056 45802
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -104 331 £55,000 +4.76% 36
South East -48 70 £40,000 - 6
East of England +1 60 £40,000 +3.22% 7
North West +12 55 £40,000 +8.84% 7
South West -11 39 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Yorkshire +32 38 £28,750 -2.54% 7
West Midlands -25 32 £30,000 +2.56% 5
East Midlands -20 5 £29,500 -15.71% 8
North East +6 2 - - 2
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1055 (70.29%) SQL
2 546 (36.38%) SQL Server
3 539 (35.91%) Finance
4 472 (31.45%) MS Excel
5 430 (28.65%) C#
6 412 (27.45%) .NET
7 402 (26.78%) Business Intelligence
8 385 (25.65%) Microsoft
9 360 (23.98%) Analytical Skills
10 341 (22.72%) Degree
11 289 (19.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 239 (15.92%) Front Office
13 229 (15.26%) VB
14 223 (14.86%) Oracle
15 210 (13.99%) T-SQL
16 200 (13.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 195 (12.99%) Analytics
18 189 (12.59%) Data Analysis
19 188 (12.52%) Java
20 186 (12.39%) MS Access
21 180 (11.99%) Computer Science
22 174 (11.59%) MS Office
23 167 (11.13%) Tableau
24 162 (10.79%) Python
25 161 (10.73%) QlikView
26 153 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
27 152 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
27 152 (10.13%) JavaScript
28 149 (9.93%) HTML
28 149 (9.93%) ETL

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
1 102 (6.80%) SharePoint
2 79 (5.26%) SAS
3 33 (2.20%) Apache
4 29 (1.93%) IIS
5 24 (1.60%) Apache Pig
6 23 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 22 (1.47%) WebLogic
8 21 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (1.20%) JBoss
10 17 (1.13%) WebSphere
11 16 (1.07%) Apache Spark
12 15 (1.00%) Alfresco
12 15 (1.00%) Joomla!
13 10 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.67%) CMS
14 9 (0.60%) MS Exchange
14 9 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.53%) Captiva
15 8 (0.53%) Documentum
16 6 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 472 (31.45%) MS Excel
2 174 (11.59%) MS Office
3 68 (4.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 34 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
5 34 (2.27%) SPSS
6 11 (0.73%) MS Project
7 5 (0.33%) Stata
8 3 (0.20%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.13%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 23 (1.53%) SAP BPC
2 18 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.07%) HFM
4 15 (1.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 13 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
6 12 (0.80%) SunGard APT
7 11 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 11 (0.73%) Misys Opics
8 8 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.53%) Magento
8 8 (0.53%) thinkFolio
9 7 (0.47%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 7 (0.47%) FastStats
10 6 (0.40%) WebTrends
11 5 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (0.27%) SunGard GMI
12 4 (0.27%) Unica
13 3 (0.20%) Cognos Planning
13 3 (0.20%) Line 500
13 3 (0.20%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.33%) Google Analytics
4 19 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.27%) Amazon EMR
4 19 (1.27%) Amazon S3
5 15 (1.00%) GitHub
6 6 (0.40%) Office 365
7 5 (0.33%) SaaS
8 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.13%) SmartFocus
9 1 (0.067%) AdWords
9 1 (0.067%) PaaS
9 1 (0.067%) Silverpop
9 1 (0.067%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.27%) DNS
2 13 (0.87%) Firewall
3 12 (0.80%) Internet
4 11 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.67%) Intranet
6 9 (0.60%) DHCP
6 9 (0.60%) VPN
7 7 (0.47%) Wireless
8 6 (0.40%) FTP
9 5 (0.33%) SNMP
10 4 (0.27%) WAN
11 3 (0.20%) NAS
11 3 (0.20%) WebEx
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco Wireless
12 2 (0.13%) DEFINITY
12 2 (0.13%) IPsec
12 2 (0.13%) LAN
12 2 (0.13%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (36.38%) SQL Server
2 289 (19.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 200 (13.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 186 (12.39%) MS Access
5 161 (10.73%) QlikView
6 152 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
7 127 (8.46%) Relational Database
8 113 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 98 (6.53%) Power BI
10 91 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 86 (5.73%) MySQL
12 73 (4.86%) BusinessObjects
13 66 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 62 (4.13%) Big Data
15 60 (4.00%) Hadoop
16 55 (3.66%) Crystal Reports
17 42 (2.80%) Data Mining
18 40 (2.66%) MongoDB
19 38 (2.53%) PowerPivot
20 37 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (2.80%) Visual Studio
2 37 (2.47%) Subversion
2 37 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 30 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 29 (1.93%) Eclipse
6 27 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 26 (1.73%) Maven
8 21 (1.40%) JIRA
9 19 (1.27%) Vagrant
9 19 (1.27%) Yeoman
10 15 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.60%) SoapUI
11 9 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
11 9 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 8 (0.53%) LoadRunner
12 8 (0.53%) NUnit
12 8 (0.53%) Serena SBM
13 7 (0.47%) Log4j
13 7 (0.47%) TestPartner
General
1 539 (35.91%) Finance
2 239 (15.92%) Front Office
3 123 (8.19%) Banking
4 91 (6.06%) Retail
5 81 (5.40%) Marketing
6 52 (3.46%) Legal
7 36 (2.40%) Billing
8 35 (2.33%) Back Office
8 35 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 35 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 31 (2.07%) Manufacturing
10 30 (2.00%) Advertising
11 19 (1.27%) Law
12 14 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.93%) Military
13 13 (0.87%) Automotive
14 10 (0.67%) German Language
15 9 (0.60%) Publishing
16 7 (0.47%) Games
17 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 624 (41.57%) Analyst
2 589 (39.24%) Developer
3 183 (12.19%) SQL Developer
4 154 (10.26%) SQL Analyst
5 146 (9.73%) C# Developer
6 137 (9.13%) Data Analyst
7 133 (8.86%) .NET Developer
8 119 (7.93%) VBA Developer
9 103 (6.86%) Support Analyst
10 102 (6.80%) Applications Support
10 102 (6.80%) Software Developer
11 98 (6.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 93 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
13 81 (5.40%) Business Analyst
13 81 (5.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 75 (5.00%) Consultant
15 67 (4.46%) Applications Support Analyst
16 66 (4.40%) Junior
17 58 (3.86%) Analyst Developer
18 55 (3.66%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (27.45%) .NET
2 149 (9.93%) HTML
3 134 (8.93%) XML
4 104 (6.93%) Web Services
5 99 (6.60%) ASP.NET
6 86 (5.73%) WPF
7 79 (5.26%) CSS
8 54 (3.60%) jQuery
8 54 (3.60%) SOAP
9 52 (3.46%) WCF
10 48 (3.20%) MDX
11 41 (2.73%) REST
12 37 (2.47%) .NET Framework
13 31 (2.07%) WinForms
14 28 (1.87%) AngularJS
15 27 (1.80%) Classic ASP
16 26 (1.73%) Ajax
17 24 (1.60%) J2EE
18 22 (1.47%) HTML5
19 21 (1.40%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 360 (23.98%) Analytical Skills
2 180 (11.99%) Computer Science
3 122 (8.13%) Mathematics
4 105 (7.00%) Management Information System
5 99 (6.60%) Visualisation
6 96 (6.40%) Fixed Income
7 69 (4.60%) Derivative
7 69 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 60 (4.00%) Hedge funds
9 56 (3.73%) Statistics
10 47 (3.13%) Equities
11 36 (2.40%) Data Structures
12 29 (1.93%) Economics
13 26 (1.73%) Data Extraction
13 26 (1.73%) Fintech
14 22 (1.47%) Market Risk
15 19 (1.27%) Physics
15 19 (1.27%) SWIFT
16 18 (1.20%) Credit Risk
16 18 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 136 (9.06%) Windows
2 64 (4.26%) Linux
3 54 (3.60%) Unix
4 40 (2.66%) Windows Server
5 32 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 26 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.13%) Android
8 15 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.87%) Solaris
10 9 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.47%) Debian
11 7 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.27%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.27%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.20%) AIX
13 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.13%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (26.78%) Business Intelligence
2 195 (12.99%) Analytics
3 189 (12.59%) Data Analysis
4 153 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (9.93%) ETL
6 110 (7.33%) Data Modelling
7 109 (7.26%) Data Management
8 98 (6.53%) Asset Management
9 93 (6.20%) ITIL
10 92 (6.13%) Data Analytics
11 79 (5.26%) Project Management
12 70 (4.66%) Risk Management
13 65 (4.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 62 (4.13%) SDLC
15 61 (4.06%) CRM
16 58 (3.86%) Business Analysis
17 56 (3.73%) RAD
17 56 (3.73%) Statistical Analysis
18 53 (3.53%) Data Visualisation
19 52 (3.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1055 (70.29%) SQL
2 430 (28.65%) C#
3 229 (15.26%) VB
4 210 (13.99%) T-SQL
5 188 (12.52%) Java
6 162 (10.79%) Python
7 152 (10.13%) JavaScript
8 107 (7.13%) C++
9 85 (5.66%) VB.NET
10 82 (5.46%) Perl
11 74 (4.93%) PowerShell
12 68 (4.53%) PHP
13 67 (4.46%) R
14 50 (3.33%) VB6
15 41 (2.73%) VBScript
16 40 (2.66%) PL/SQL
17 33 (2.20%) Bash Shell
17 33 (2.20%) C
18 30 (2.00%) MATLAB
19 19 (1.27%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 341 (22.72%) Degree
2 51 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.60%) ISEB
5 21 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (1.33%) PhD
7 19 (1.27%) ACCA
8 18 (1.20%) CIMA
9 17 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.47%) DBS Check
10 7 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (0.47%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.40%) AAT
11 6 (0.40%) MCSD
12 5 (0.33%) MCAD
13 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.20%) PMP
13 3 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.86%) QA
2 54 (3.60%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.80%) SLA
4 18 (1.20%) ISO20022
4 18 (1.20%) SEPA
5 11 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.47%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.27%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.067%) EMIR
9 1 (0.067%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.067%) MiFID
System Software
1 36 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 24 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (1.27%) VirtualBox
4 14 (0.93%) Docker
5 7 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (0.33%) Btrfs
6 5 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.33%) NFS
7 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.27%) XenApp
8 2 (0.13%) Postfix
8 2 (0.13%) SpamAssassin
8 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.067%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (1.00%) Nagios
2 9 (0.60%) Control-M
3 8 (0.53%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.47%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (0.27%) SCOM
6 2 (0.13%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.13%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.067%) MOM
7 1 (0.067%) SCCM
7 1 (0.067%) SCSM
Vendors
1 385 (25.65%) Microsoft
2 223 (14.86%) Oracle
3 167 (11.13%) Tableau
4 96 (6.40%) SAP
5 70 (4.66%) Cognos
6 59 (3.93%) IBM
7 41 (2.73%) Google
8 29 (1.93%) Bloomberg
8 29 (1.93%) Hyperion
9 27 (1.80%) HP
10 22 (1.47%) Charles River
10 22 (1.47%) Sybase
11 19 (1.27%) Sun
12 18 (1.20%) Facebook
12 18 (1.20%) Reuters
13 17 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (1.07%) Informatica
14 16 (1.07%) SunGard
15 15 (1.00%) VMware
16 14 (0.93%) Infor
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £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: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £ 40 - 50,000 + Excellent Benefits including Pension, Bonus and Privat
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + profit related bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £32,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
The Talent Locker
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago