The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 92 123 111
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Permanent jobs citing VBA 41 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.11% 1.33% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 2.60% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 35
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
VBA
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
931 1230 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.99% 51.27% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1099 886
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

VBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Watford +28 17 £52,500 +20.00%
Welwyn Garden City +2 8 £40,000 -23.80%
Stevenage -9 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Letchworth - 3 £34,500 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £36,875 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 49 (76.56%) SQL
2 33 (51.56%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
4 29 (45.31%) T-SQL
5 28 (43.75%) Degree
6 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
6 26 (40.63%) .NET
7 24 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
9 20 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (31.25%) ETL
9 20 (31.25%) Web Services
10 19 (29.69%) VB
11 18 (28.13%) MS Access
11 18 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (28.13%) Unit Testing
12 16 (25.00%) Cognos
13 15 (23.44%) Oracle
13 15 (23.44%) SAP
13 15 (23.44%) Data Analysis
13 15 (23.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (21.88%) Management Information System
14 14 (21.88%) C#
14 14 (21.88%) IBM
15 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
15 13 (20.31%) Time Management
15 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (20.31%) Power BI
16 12 (18.75%) REST

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (18.75%) SAP BPC
2 4 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (4.69%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (3.13%) Sage CRM
5 1 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.56%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) DNS
1 6 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) DHCP
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) NAS
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) VLAN
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (28.13%) MS Access
4 13 (20.31%) Power BI
4 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (18.75%) SAP Data Services
5 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (17.19%) SAP BW
7 9 (14.06%) Data Mining
8 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.13%) MySQL
10 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.56%) Essbase
10 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
1 12 (18.75%) Retail
2 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Military
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (43.75%) Analyst
2 27 (42.19%) Developer
3 14 (21.88%) .NET Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Developer
5 9 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (14.06%) C# Developer
6 8 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
6 8 (12.50%) WCF Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Data Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) Data Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Graduate Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Graduate Pricing Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Pricing Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) .NET
2 20 (31.25%) Web Services
3 12 (18.75%) MDX
3 12 (18.75%) REST
3 12 (18.75%) SOAP
4 8 (12.50%) WCF
4 8 (12.50%) WinForms
5 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.38%) WPF
5 6 (9.38%) XML
6 4 (6.25%) Classic ASP
6 4 (6.25%) HTML
6 4 (6.25%) JFC
7 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (51.56%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (21.88%) Management Information System
3 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.38%) Data Conversion
4 6 (9.38%) Data Extraction
5 4 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
5 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.25%) Physics
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) Equities
6 1 (1.56%) FMCG
6 1 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (31.25%) ETL
3 18 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (28.13%) Unit Testing
4 15 (23.44%) Data Analysis
5 13 (20.31%) Time Management
6 12 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 12 (18.75%) Database Tuning
6 12 (18.75%) ETL Development
7 8 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
7 8 (12.50%) ERP
7 8 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
8 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.38%) ITIL
8 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.38%) TDD
9 5 (7.81%) Analytics
9 5 (7.81%) MVC
10 4 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
10 4 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (76.56%) SQL
2 29 (45.31%) T-SQL
3 19 (29.69%) VB
4 14 (21.88%) C#
5 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
6 7 (10.94%) VBScript
7 6 (9.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) ISEB
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) ACCA
4 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) AAT
5 1 (1.56%) CIMA
5 1 (1.56%) MCSA
5 1 (1.56%) MCSE
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.56%) Xen
1 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.00%) Cognos
3 15 (23.44%) Oracle
3 15 (23.44%) SAP
4 14 (21.88%) IBM
5 4 (6.25%) Hyperion
6 3 (4.69%) CODA
6 3 (4.69%) Infor
7 2 (3.13%) Anaplan
7 2 (3.13%) Sage
8 1 (1.56%) Apple
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix
8 1 (1.56%) Dell
8 1 (1.56%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.56%) Tableau
8 1 (1.56%) VMware