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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
UK / England
Rank 393 343 291
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -52
Permanent jobs citing VBA 569 819 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.89% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 1.69% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 463 679 938
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%

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
42533 48524 48664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.97% 52.80% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36829 42262 41998
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -44 260 £52,500 +5.00% 40
South East +14 70 £42,500 - 10
North West 0 67 £35,000 -2.77% 8
South West +11 39 £35,000 - 3
Yorkshire +3 37 £36,250 +6.61% 8
East of England +23 31 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -3 31 £37,000 -1.33% 6
East Midlands +3 29 £50,000 +33.33% 4
North East -5 5 £40,000 +53.84%
VBA
UK

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 865 (69.59%) SQL
2 490 (39.42%) SQL Server
3 482 (38.78%) Finance
4 444 (35.72%) MS Excel
5 357 (28.72%) C#
6 356 (28.64%) Microsoft
7 342 (27.51%) .NET
8 322 (25.91%) Business Intelligence
9 301 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
10 276 (22.20%) Degree
11 234 (18.83%) Analytics
12 213 (17.14%) Oracle
13 212 (17.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 203 (16.33%) HTML
15 193 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 188 (15.12%) T-SQL
17 187 (15.04%) Front Office
18 168 (13.52%) JavaScript
19 160 (12.87%) Python
20 159 (12.79%) VB
21 151 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
22 149 (11.99%) MS Access
23 146 (11.75%) XML
23 146 (11.75%) Computer Science
24 140 (11.26%) Data Warehouse
25 138 (11.10%) MS Office
25 138 (11.10%) Tableau
26 134 (10.78%) Java
26 134 (10.78%) Data Analysis
27 133 (10.70%) 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 99 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 98 (7.88%) SAS
3 34 (2.74%) Apache
4 31 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (2.09%) Alfresco
5 26 (2.09%) IIS
5 26 (2.09%) WebLogic
6 25 (2.01%) JBoss
6 25 (2.01%) Joomla!
6 25 (2.01%) WebSphere
7 15 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (0.97%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.72%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.56%) CMS
12 7 (0.56%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.48%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.48%) FormScape
14 5 (0.40%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 444 (35.72%) MS Excel
2 138 (11.10%) MS Office
3 54 (4.34%) SPSS
4 48 (3.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (1.05%) MS Project
7 9 (0.72%) Stata
8 4 (0.32%) XMetaL
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.080%) EViews
10 1 (0.080%) Maple
10 1 (0.080%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 38 (3.06%) Visualfiles
2 22 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 18 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 17 (1.37%) SAP BPC
6 7 (0.56%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 6 (0.48%) CODA-Financials
7 6 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.48%) FastStats
8 5 (0.40%) HFM
8 5 (0.40%) Primavera
8 5 (0.40%) SunGard APT
8 5 (0.40%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.32%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
10 3 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.24%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (2.01%) GitHub
3 22 (1.77%) Google Analytics
4 20 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
6 10 (0.80%) Office 365
7 7 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.48%) SaaS
9 3 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.080%) AdWords
10 1 (0.080%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.080%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.080%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.69%) DNS
2 19 (1.53%) Intranet
3 15 (1.21%) Firewall
4 10 (0.80%) DHCP
5 8 (0.64%) Extranet
5 8 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.48%) Wireless
7 5 (0.40%) WAN
8 4 (0.32%) FTP
8 4 (0.32%) LDAP
8 4 (0.32%) MVNO
8 4 (0.32%) SMTP
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (0.24%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (0.24%) DEFINITY
9 3 (0.24%) Internet
10 2 (0.16%) HTTP
10 2 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 490 (39.42%) SQL Server
2 212 (17.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 193 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 149 (11.99%) MS Access
5 140 (11.26%) Data Warehouse
6 100 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 89 (7.16%) QlikView
8 86 (6.92%) Relational Database
9 79 (6.36%) MySQL
10 69 (5.55%) Power BI
11 67 (5.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 66 (5.31%) BusinessObjects
13 57 (4.59%) Big Data
14 52 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
15 43 (3.46%) Hadoop
16 35 (2.82%) Data Mining
17 33 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
18 31 (2.49%) MongoDB
19 23 (1.85%) Oracle Database
20 22 (1.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 64 (5.15%) Visual Studio
2 53 (4.26%) Subversion
3 39 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (2.57%) Jenkins
5 31 (2.49%) Maven
6 26 (2.09%) Eclipse
7 25 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
8 24 (1.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 14 (1.13%) Git (software)
10 11 (0.88%) JIRA
10 11 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
11 9 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (0.48%) Axure RP
12 6 (0.48%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.48%) Vagrant
12 6 (0.48%) Yeoman
13 5 (0.40%) LoadRunner
13 5 (0.40%) Log4j
13 5 (0.40%) NUnit
14 3 (0.24%) HP UFT
General
1 482 (38.78%) Finance
2 187 (15.04%) Front Office
3 131 (10.54%) Banking
4 80 (6.44%) Marketing
5 60 (4.83%) Retail
6 51 (4.10%) Law
7 39 (3.14%) Legal
8 38 (3.06%) Telecoms
9 35 (2.82%) Investment Banking
10 31 (2.49%) Advertising
10 31 (2.49%) Manufacturing
11 27 (2.17%) Back Office
12 17 (1.37%) Billing
13 15 (1.21%) Financial Institution
14 14 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (1.13%) Publishing
15 6 (0.48%) German Language
16 4 (0.32%) Automotive
17 3 (0.24%) Electronics
18 2 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 486 (39.10%) Developer
2 452 (36.36%) Analyst
3 119 (9.57%) SQL Developer
4 113 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 110 (8.85%) Data Analyst
6 94 (7.56%) .NET Developer
7 93 (7.48%) SQL Analyst
8 83 (6.68%) VBA Developer
9 67 (5.39%) Consultant
10 65 (5.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 65 (5.23%) Support Analyst
11 59 (4.75%) Applications Support
12 54 (4.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 53 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
14 52 (4.18%) Software Developer
15 48 (3.86%) Business Analyst
15 48 (3.86%) Senior Developer
16 46 (3.70%) Systems Developer
17 45 (3.62%) Excel Developer
18 44 (3.54%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (27.51%) .NET
2 203 (16.33%) HTML
3 146 (11.75%) XML
4 103 (8.29%) Web Services
5 91 (7.32%) CSS
6 74 (5.95%) ASP.NET
7 70 (5.63%) jQuery
8 65 (5.23%) WPF
9 52 (4.18%) SOAP
10 51 (4.10%) .NET Framework
11 49 (3.94%) AngularJS
12 44 (3.54%) Ajax
12 44 (3.54%) WCF
13 42 (3.38%) MDX
14 36 (2.90%) REST
15 30 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 25 (2.01%) Backbone.js
16 25 (2.01%) Dojo
16 25 (2.01%) Ember.js
16 25 (2.01%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 301 (24.22%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (11.75%) Computer Science
3 113 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 89 (7.16%) Statistics
5 69 (5.55%) Visualisation
6 65 (5.23%) Fixed Income
7 57 (4.59%) Management Information System
8 48 (3.86%) Derivative
9 41 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 41 (3.30%) Hedge funds
10 40 (3.22%) Equities
11 39 (3.14%) Economics
12 28 (2.25%) Physics
13 24 (1.93%) Data Extraction
14 23 (1.85%) Algorithms
15 20 (1.61%) User Experience
16 19 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
17 18 (1.45%) Fintech
18 15 (1.21%) Data Structures
18 15 (1.21%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 114 (9.17%) Windows
2 58 (4.67%) Linux
3 54 (4.34%) Unix
4 34 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (2.49%) Windows Server
6 26 (2.09%) Android
7 25 (2.01%) Apple iOS
8 19 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.45%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.97%) Solaris
11 11 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.88%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.56%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.48%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.48%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.40%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.32%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.24%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (25.91%) Business Intelligence
2 234 (18.83%) Analytics
3 151 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (10.78%) Data Analysis
5 133 (10.70%) ETL
6 103 (8.29%) Data Modelling
7 93 (7.48%) ITIL
8 85 (6.84%) Project Management
9 79 (6.36%) SDLC
10 75 (6.03%) Software Engineering
11 68 (5.47%) Asset Management
11 68 (5.47%) OO
12 65 (5.23%) Data Analytics
13 62 (4.99%) CRM
13 62 (4.99%) MVC
13 62 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
14 57 (4.59%) Business Analysis
15 49 (3.94%) Web Development
16 48 (3.86%) Statistical Analysis
17 47 (3.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 865 (69.59%) SQL
2 357 (28.72%) C#
3 188 (15.12%) T-SQL
4 168 (13.52%) JavaScript
5 160 (12.87%) Python
6 159 (12.79%) VB
7 134 (10.78%) Java
8 111 (8.93%) VB.NET
9 96 (7.72%) PowerShell
10 87 (7.00%) R
11 86 (6.92%) C++
12 83 (6.68%) PHP
13 54 (4.34%) Perl
14 43 (3.46%) C
15 38 (3.06%) PL/SQL
16 32 (2.57%) VB6
17 29 (2.33%) MATLAB
18 27 (2.17%) Delphi
18 27 (2.17%) Pascal
19 26 (2.09%) F#
Qualifications
1 276 (22.20%) Degree
2 34 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.53%) PhD
6 18 (1.45%) ISEB
7 12 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.80%) MCAD
8 10 (0.80%) MCSD
9 9 (0.72%) ACCA
10 8 (0.64%) CIMA
10 8 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.48%) HND
12 5 (0.40%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.40%) PMP
13 4 (0.32%) MCSE
14 2 (0.16%) AAT
14 2 (0.16%) CCNA
14 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.080%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.94%) Data Quality
2 33 (2.65%) QA
3 23 (1.85%) SLA
4 4 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.32%) MiFID
5 3 (0.24%) EMIR
6 2 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.080%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.080%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.69%) Docker
3 12 (0.97%) XenApp
4 8 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.64%) XenDesktop
5 7 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.48%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.32%) XenServer
8 3 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.24%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.080%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (2.01%) Nagios
2 8 (0.64%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.40%) Control-M
3 5 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (0.32%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.16%) Malwarebytes
7 1 (0.080%) SCOM
7 1 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 356 (28.64%) Microsoft
2 213 (17.14%) Oracle
3 138 (11.10%) Tableau
4 74 (5.95%) SAP
5 73 (5.87%) IBM
6 48 (3.86%) Cognos
7 38 (3.06%) LexisNexis
8 33 (2.65%) Bloomberg
9 31 (2.49%) HP
10 25 (2.01%) Google
11 24 (1.93%) Charles River
12 22 (1.77%) Citrix
13 17 (1.37%) Sybase
13 17 (1.37%) VMware
14 16 (1.29%) Adobe
14 16 (1.29%) Hyperion
15 15 (1.21%) Reuters
16 12 (0.97%) BISAM
16 12 (0.97%) StatPro
17 11 (0.88%) Talend
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £28500 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + pension + healthcare + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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
Croydon, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £110k + significant bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £650000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotibale + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago