The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 95 109
Rank change year-on-year -26 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.074% 1.12% 0.069%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.098% 1.58% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Median salary £70,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +115.38% -  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1020 822 936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 75.44% 70.56% 64.42%
Number of salaries quoted 811 739 831
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

VBA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for VBA in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VBA.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) R
2 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) Lumira
3 2 (50.00%) Spotfire
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) SPSS
4 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (25.00%) SAS

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) Lumira
2 2 (50.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithm Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Physics
1 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) R
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Minitab