The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 86 87
Rank change year-on-year +15 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.32% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.41% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Median salary £26,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.11% +28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 418 491 481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 66.88% 60.69% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 393 476 418
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing VBA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Southampton

VBA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for VBA in Southampton

VBA
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Southampton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VBA in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for VBA.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Access
4 1 (25.00%) Toad
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Economics
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft