Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 281 243
Rank change year-on-year +32 -38 +21
Permanent jobs citing VBA 99 77 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.89% 0.66% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 1.12% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 75 74 107
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,700 £27,500 £28,150
90th Percentile £59,000 £48,375 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,031 6,865 6,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 54.13% 58.46% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4,869 5,762 5,981
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in the East of England

VBA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for VBA in the East of England

VBA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VBA in the East of England

VBA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +48 65 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Cambridgeshire +20 17 £45,625 +52.08% 1
Essex +5 9 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Norfolk +18 5 £17,500 -36.36% 2
Bedfordshire -5 2 £46,250 +51.64%
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for VBA.

1 78 (78.79%) SQL
2 64 (64.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 54 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 53 (53.54%) Microsoft
5 51 (51.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (48.48%) T-SQL
7 46 (46.46%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (41.41%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (37.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (36.36%) ETL
11 35 (35.35%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (35.35%) C#
12 34 (34.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
14 28 (28.28%) Power BI
15 27 (27.27%) .NET
15 27 (27.27%) Python
15 27 (27.27%) Finance
16 26 (26.26%) MS Access
16 26 (26.26%) Degree
17 23 (23.23%) Problem-Solving
18 22 (22.22%) HTML
18 22 (22.22%) CSS
19 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (17.17%) Marketing
20 17 (17.17%) Visualisation
21 16 (16.16%) Tableau
21 16 (16.16%) Computer Science
22 15 (15.15%) Data Extraction
22 15 (15.15%) Windows

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (7.07%) SAS
2 4 (4.04%) Confluence
2 4 (4.04%) IIS
3 3 (3.03%) Apache
3 3 (3.03%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 64 (64.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.03%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.01%) G Suite
3 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) VPN
2 13 (13.13%) DNS
3 12 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.11%) HTTP
4 11 (11.11%) MPLS
4 11 (11.11%) SSL
5 9 (9.09%) Firewall
6 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 51 (51.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (37.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (35.35%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (34.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (28.28%) Power BI
7 26 (26.26%) MS Access
8 14 (14.14%) Data Mining
9 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (12.12%) MongoDB
10 12 (12.12%) NoSQL
10 12 (12.12%) OLAP
11 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (7.07%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (4.04%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (3.03%) DB2
13 3 (3.03%) MySQL
14 2 (2.02%) BigQuery
14 2 (2.02%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.04%) JIRA
3 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 27 (27.27%) Finance
2 17 (17.17%) Marketing
3 13 (13.13%) Retail
4 4 (4.04%) Local Government
5 3 (3.03%) Advertising
5 3 (3.03%) Banking
5 3 (3.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Electronics
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (47.47%) Developer
2 26 (26.26%) Analyst
3 20 (20.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (12.12%) Data Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 6 (6.06%) ETL Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.06%) SIEM Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) CRM Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Database Developer
8 4 (4.04%) EDI Developer
8 4 (4.04%) ERP Developer
8 4 (4.04%) SOC Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) SQL BI Developer
8 4 (4.04%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.27%) .NET
2 22 (22.22%) CSS
2 22 (22.22%) HTML
3 12 (12.12%) Entity Framework
4 11 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 11 (11.11%) ADO.NET
5 9 (9.09%) XML
6 7 (7.07%) EDI
6 7 (7.07%) MDX
7 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.04%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.04%) JavaBeans
8 4 (4.04%) REST
8 4 (4.04%) SOAP
8 4 (4.04%) Web Services
9 3 (3.03%) JSP
9 3 (3.03%) Servlets
9 3 (3.03%) XSLT
10 2 (2.02%) jQuery
10 2 (2.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (41.41%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (16.16%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.02%) Replication
4 2 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.01%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Linux
3 9 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.04%) Unix
6 3 (3.03%) Windows 2000
6 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.46%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (36.36%) ETL
3 23 (23.23%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.17%) Visualisation
6 15 (15.15%) Data Extraction
7 14 (14.14%) Business Analysis
8 13 (13.13%) Business Development
8 13 (13.13%) Dashboard Development
9 12 (12.12%) Critical Thinking
9 12 (12.12%) Data Architecture
9 12 (12.12%) Dimensional Modelling
9 12 (12.12%) MVC
10 11 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (11.11%) OO
10 11 (11.11%) OOP
10 11 (11.11%) Security Operations
11 10 (10.10%) Analytics
12 9 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
12 9 (9.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 78 (78.79%) SQL
2 48 (48.48%) T-SQL
3 35 (35.35%) C#
4 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
5 27 (27.27%) Python
6 12 (12.12%) Go
7 11 (11.11%) Perl
8 10 (10.10%) Java
9 9 (9.09%) VB.NET
10 8 (8.08%) PowerShell
11 7 (7.07%) PHP
12 4 (4.04%) C++
12 4 (4.04%) R
13 3 (3.03%) C
13 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 1 (1.01%) Google Apps Script
15 1 (1.01%) VB
15 1 (1.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (26.26%) Degree
2 9 (9.09%) CCNA
2 9 (9.09%) CEH
2 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
2 9 (9.09%) GCIA
3 1 (1.01%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) QRadar
2 5 (5.05%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 53 (53.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.16%) Tableau
3 14 (14.14%) Cognos
4 12 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.05%) SAP
6 4 (4.04%) Citrix
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle
6 4 (4.04%) Veeam
6 4 (4.04%) VMware
7 3 (3.03%) BEA
7 3 (3.03%) Blue Prism
7 3 (3.03%) IBM
7 3 (3.03%) iManage
7 3 (3.03%) Lotus
7 3 (3.03%) UiPath
8 2 (2.02%) Capita
8 2 (2.02%) RedGate
9 1 (1.01%) Google
9 1 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.01%) Sage