The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 80 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.34% 0.48% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.96% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Median salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
422 628 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 47.85% 49.76% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 307 493 432
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VBA
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Essex region.

VBA Salary Trend in Essex

VBA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 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
Basildon +15 1 - -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 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 Essex region with a requirement for VBA.

1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) QlikView
2 10 (43.48%) Qlik Sense
3 9 (39.13%) User Experience
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) CRM
4 8 (34.78%) SAP
4 8 (34.78%) SPSS
4 8 (34.78%) RESTful
4 8 (34.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (34.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (34.78%) Power BI
4 8 (34.78%) Tableau
5 7 (30.43%) MS Access
5 7 (30.43%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) CODA-Financials
7 5 (21.74%) HP
7 5 (21.74%) ISEB
7 5 (21.74%) Citrix
7 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
7 5 (21.74%) CODA
7 5 (21.74%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (21.74%) Software Testing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) SPSS
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (34.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (21.74%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Qlik Sense
1 10 (43.48%) QlikView
2 8 (34.78%) Power BI
3 7 (30.43%) MS Access
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
1 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) QlikView Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Systems Support
4 5 (21.74%) Systems Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner Tester
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Tester
5 4 (17.39%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) VBA Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Performance Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) RESTful
3 5 (21.74%) SOAP
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) ADSI
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) User Experience
2 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) CRM
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.70%) Web Design
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) B2B
5 1 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (4.35%) Information Management
5 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) SAP
1 8 (34.78%) Tableau
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
2 5 (21.74%) CODA
2 5 (21.74%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft