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 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 123 122 108
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 6 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.78% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 1.71% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 20
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £40,250
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1041 936 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.82% 45.81% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 877 814 755
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 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
Welwyn Garden City 0 1 £45,000 -
Letchworth - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
VBA
East of England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 35 (87.50%) SQL
2 28 (70.00%) .NET
3 22 (55.00%) Degree
4 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
4 19 (47.50%) T-SQL
5 17 (42.50%) Web Services
5 17 (42.50%) C#
5 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
5 17 (42.50%) Unit Testing
6 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 15 (37.50%) Management Information System
7 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (30.00%) ETL
10 12 (30.00%) Cognos
10 12 (30.00%) SAP
10 12 (30.00%) SAP BPC
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (30.00%) Time Management
10 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
11 11 (27.50%) MDX
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (27.50%) WPF
11 11 (27.50%) ETL Development
11 11 (27.50%) 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:

Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (30.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) DNS
1 11 (27.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (27.50%) MS Access
5 11 (27.50%) Power BI
5 11 (27.50%) SAP BW
5 11 (27.50%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.00%) GIS
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.50%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.50%) Protractor
General
1 4 (10.00%) Publishing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 6 (15.00%) WCF Developer
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Data Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Excel Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) Web Services
3 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
3 11 (27.50%) MDX
3 11 (27.50%) REST
3 11 (27.50%) SOAP
3 11 (27.50%) WPF
4 6 (15.00%) WCF
4 6 (15.00%) WinForms
4 6 (15.00%) XML
5 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.00%) Economics
4 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.50%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.50%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Unit Testing
2 13 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (30.00%) ETL
3 12 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (30.00%) Time Management
4 11 (27.50%) Data Modelling
4 11 (27.50%) Database Tuning
4 11 (27.50%) ETL Development
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.00%) ITIL
6 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.00%) Re-Platforming
6 6 (15.00%) TDD
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) Logistics
8 4 (10.00%) Operations Research
8 4 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
9 3 (7.50%) Data Mapping
9 3 (7.50%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) SQL
2 19 (47.50%) T-SQL
3 17 (42.50%) C#
4 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 11 (27.50%) VB
5 11 (27.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ACCA
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Cognos
2 12 (30.00%) SAP
3 11 (27.50%) IBM
3 11 (27.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) CODA
4 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.50%) Infor
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau