The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / South East
Rank 306 316 297
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing VBA 72 127 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.66% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 1.28% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 115 166
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7613 9928 10053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.41% 51.77% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6554 8879 8766
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VBA Salary Trend in the South East

VBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

VBA Salary Histogram in the South East

VBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Berkshire +54 16 £36,500 +37.73% 1
Surrey +3 14 £35,000 -22.22% 10
Hampshire +23 10 £27,500 -37.50% 4
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £28,000 -44.00% 2
Middlesex +4 8 £50,000 +29.87%
Sussex - 6 - -
Oxfordshire +12 3 £60,000 +33.33%
West Sussex +5 2 £29,625 -30.29%
Kent +19 1 £32,500 - 2
Thames Valley - 1 £50,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 South East region with a requirement for VBA.

1 89 (73.55%) SQL
2 47 (38.84%) Degree
3 45 (37.19%) Finance
4 44 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 40 (33.06%) MS Excel
6 35 (28.93%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (26.45%) .NET
7 32 (26.45%) Mathematics
8 30 (24.79%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (23.14%) C#
10 27 (22.31%) Microsoft
11 26 (21.49%) Analytics
12 24 (19.83%) VB
13 21 (17.36%) HTML
14 17 (14.05%) VB.NET
14 17 (14.05%) XML
14 17 (14.05%) MVC
15 15 (12.40%) Statistics
16 14 (11.57%) Retail
16 14 (11.57%) Computer Science
16 14 (11.57%) Visual Studio
16 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET
16 14 (11.57%) C++
16 14 (11.57%) R
17 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
17 13 (10.74%) CSS
17 13 (10.74%) Python
17 13 (10.74%) Web Development
17 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (9.92%) PowerShell

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (6.61%) SAS
2 7 (5.79%) IIS
3 4 (3.31%) DataSynapse
4 3 (2.48%) CMS
5 2 (1.65%) EPiServer
Applications
1 40 (33.06%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.09%) MS Office
3 6 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.65%) SPSS
6 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.83%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (2.48%) Primavera
2 2 (1.65%) HFM
3 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.83%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.83%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) Extranet
2 4 (3.31%) MVNO
3 3 (2.48%) Intranet
4 2 (1.65%) DHCP
4 2 (1.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.61%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (6.61%) MS Access
4 7 (5.79%) QlikView
5 6 (4.96%) Big Data
5 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.96%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.96%) PowerPivot
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.13%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.13%) Power BI
7 4 (3.31%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.48%) MySQL
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.48%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.65%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.31%) JIRA
4 1 (0.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.83%) Subversion
4 1 (0.83%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 45 (37.19%) Finance
2 14 (11.57%) Retail
3 10 (8.26%) Marketing
4 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.48%) Banking
5 3 (2.48%) French Language
5 3 (2.48%) German Language
6 2 (1.65%) Billing
6 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (54.55%) Analyst
2 33 (27.27%) Developer
3 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 14 (11.57%) Insight Analyst
5 13 (10.74%) Data Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) .NET Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.26%) C# Developer
8 10 (8.26%) SQL Analyst
8 10 (8.26%) SQL Developer
9 9 (7.44%) Excel Analyst
9 9 (7.44%) Support Analyst
10 8 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Commercial Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.13%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (4.13%) Report Analyst
12 5 (4.13%) Senior Web Developer
12 5 (4.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.45%) .NET
2 21 (17.36%) HTML
3 17 (14.05%) XML
4 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET
5 13 (10.74%) CSS
6 10 (8.26%) .NET Framework
6 10 (8.26%) jQuery
7 9 (7.44%) HTML5
7 9 (7.44%) Web Services
8 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.13%) CSS3
9 5 (4.13%) WCF
10 4 (3.31%) RESTful
10 4 (3.31%) SOAP
10 4 (3.31%) WPF
11 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (2.48%) WebSockets
11 3 (2.48%) WinForms
11 3 (2.48%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.93%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.57%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.61%) FMCG
3 8 (6.61%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.96%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.96%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.13%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.13%) User Experience
6 2 (1.65%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.65%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) Fintech
7 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.83%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.96%) Windows
2 4 (3.31%) Windows Server
2 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.45%) Mathematics
2 30 (24.79%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (21.49%) Analytics
4 17 (14.05%) MVC
5 15 (12.40%) Statistics
6 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.74%) Web Development
7 8 (6.61%) Dashboard Development
7 8 (6.61%) Data Analysis
7 8 (6.61%) ETL
7 8 (6.61%) OO
8 7 (5.79%) Data Modelling
8 7 (5.79%) Economics
9 6 (4.96%) Quality Management
9 6 (4.96%) SDLC
10 5 (4.13%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.13%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.13%) Project Management
10 5 (4.13%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.13%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 89 (73.55%) SQL
2 28 (23.14%) C#
3 24 (19.83%) VB
4 17 (14.05%) VB.NET
5 14 (11.57%) C++
5 14 (11.57%) R
6 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
6 13 (10.74%) Python
7 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
8 11 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 10 (8.26%) Java
10 9 (7.44%) C
11 7 (5.79%) VB6
12 4 (3.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (2.48%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.65%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.83%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.83%) AppleScript
15 1 (0.83%) Perl
15 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (38.84%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.31%) MCSE
4 3 (2.48%) PhD
4 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.31%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.48%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 27 (22.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.26%) Tableau
3 9 (7.44%) Oracle
4 7 (5.79%) SAP
5 4 (3.31%) Citrix
5 4 (3.31%) Hyperion
5 4 (3.31%) Teradata
5 4 (3.31%) TOWER Software
6 3 (2.48%) VMware
7 2 (1.65%) Cognos
7 2 (1.65%) Google
7 2 (1.65%) Sage
7 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.83%) Epicor
8 1 (0.83%) LabWare
8 1 (0.83%) Sophis
Southampton, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45,000 to £55,000 + 10% Bonus and g
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horley, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO)
Salary: circa £46,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill
Mint
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago