Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 158 157
Rank change year-on-year -27 -1 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBA 11 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.29% 0.97% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 1.68% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 40
Bristol median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,450 £31,250 £28,725
90th Percentile £47,438 £48,750 £43,075
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - +2.94%

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 2,282 2,019 2,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 60.82% 57.62% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,975 1,709 2,012
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for VBA in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for VBA.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) Validation
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) VB
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) C
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (18.18%) CRM
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Capita
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Tableau
7 2 (18.18%) QA
8 1 (9.09%) Release Management
8 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
8 1 (9.09%) jQuery

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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Access Developer
3 2 (18.18%) VB Developer
3 2 (18.18%) VBA Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) QMS
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VB
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) R
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CBAP
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Capita
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (9.09%) Coverity
3 1 (9.09%) SAP