The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 75 93
Rank change year-on-year +10 +18  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.51% 1.42% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 2.95% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 3
Median salary £30,500 £44,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.68% -32.30%  
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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 263 441 461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 45.11% 48.14% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 204 402 418
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for VBA in Bedfordshire

VBA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Luton +8 3 £30,500 -23.75%
VBA
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Business Development
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Tableau
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Access
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MS Access
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Commercial Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Development
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
1 4 (50.00%) Tableau