Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 145 158
Rank change year-on-year -33 +13 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 21 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.58% 0.96% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 1.72% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 32
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £30,600 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £45,500 £45,000 £44,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +1.45%

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,195 1,799 2,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 60.12% 55.85% 59.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,846 1,529 2,013
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Bristol

VBA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for VBA in Bristol

VBA
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VBA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VBA.

1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 15 (71.43%) .NET
4 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) MS Access
5 12 (57.14%) Classic ASP
5 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 12 (57.14%) Java
5 12 (57.14%) PHP
6 11 (52.38%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (52.38%) Remedy
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Validation
8 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 4 (19.05%) IIS
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (14.29%) CRM
10 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 3 (14.29%) C#
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL
10 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (14.29%) IT Strategy
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (14.29%) Waterfall

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 11 (52.38%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) MS Access
3 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Power BI
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 6 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Software Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 12 (57.14%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Validation
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) CRM
2 3 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (14.29%) Data Validation
2 3 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) CMMI
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
4 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
1 12 (57.14%) PHP
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C
4 2 (9.52%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) R
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) Coverity
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau