Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 278 240
Rank change year-on-year +40 -38 +22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 98 84 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.96% 0.70% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 1.19% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 72 69 105
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - -

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 5,439 7,034 6,925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.10% 58.48% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4,468 5,904 5,922
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.45% +5.26% +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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +43 70 £42,500 -8.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +34 14 £45,625 +52.08% 1
Essex -9 11 £44,000 +10.00%
Norfolk +10 3 £17,500 -36.36% 1
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 71 (72.45%) SQL
2 54 (55.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 47 (47.96%) SQL Server
4 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
5 42 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 42 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (40.82%) C#
7 37 (37.76%) ETL
8 31 (31.63%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (31.63%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (29.59%) JavaScript
10 28 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 28 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (27.55%) .NET
12 24 (24.49%) MS Access
13 23 (23.47%) Python
13 23 (23.47%) HTML
13 23 (23.47%) CSS
13 23 (23.47%) Finance
14 21 (21.43%) Degree
15 20 (20.41%) Windows
16 19 (19.39%) Power BI
17 18 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
18 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (17.35%) Computer Science
19 14 (14.29%) MVC
19 14 (14.29%) ADO.NET
19 14 (14.29%) OOP

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 8 (8.16%) SAS
2 3 (3.06%) Apache
2 3 (3.06%) IBM Notes
2 3 (3.06%) IIS
2 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (55.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (9.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (6.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) G Suite
1 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.27%) DNS
2 11 (11.22%) HTTP
2 11 (11.22%) MPLS
2 11 (11.22%) SSL
2 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
2 11 (11.22%) VPN
3 9 (9.18%) Firewall
4 5 (5.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (47.96%) SQL Server
2 42 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 28 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (24.49%) MS Access
5 19 (19.39%) Power BI
6 14 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (11.22%) MongoDB
7 11 (11.22%) NoSQL
7 11 (11.22%) OLAP
8 10 (10.20%) Data Mining
8 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (4.08%) SAP Data Services
12 3 (3.06%) DB2
12 3 (3.06%) MySQL
13 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 23 (23.47%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Marketing
3 8 (8.16%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Local Government
5 3 (3.06%) Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Legal
6 2 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (38.78%) Developer
2 21 (21.43%) Analyst
3 15 (15.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Data Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Security Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.18%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (9.18%) Architect
6 9 (9.18%) Data Architect
6 9 (9.18%) Data Migration Architect
6 9 (9.18%) Migration Architect
7 8 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 8 (8.16%) Support Technician
8 7 (7.14%) IT Support
9 6 (6.12%) Automation Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Automation Specialist
9 6 (6.12%) IT Technician
9 6 (6.12%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.12%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) .NET
2 23 (23.47%) CSS
2 23 (23.47%) HTML
3 14 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 14 (14.29%) ADO.NET
3 14 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 13 (13.27%) XML
5 9 (9.18%) JSON
5 9 (9.18%) RESTful
5 9 (9.18%) XSD
6 6 (6.12%) MDX
7 4 (4.08%) REST
7 4 (4.08%) SOAP
7 4 (4.08%) Web Services
8 3 (3.06%) JSP
8 3 (3.06%) Servlets
8 3 (3.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (17.35%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.18%) Reference Data
4 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.41%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.14%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000
4 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.76%) ETL
2 31 (31.63%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (31.63%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.29%) MVC
4 14 (14.29%) OO
4 14 (14.29%) OOP
5 12 (12.24%) Data Analysis
5 12 (12.24%) Visualisation
6 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis
6 11 (11.22%) Critical Thinking
6 11 (11.22%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (11.22%) Data Architecture
6 11 (11.22%) Dimensional Modelling
6 11 (11.22%) Security Operations
7 10 (10.20%) Business Development
7 10 (10.20%) Dashboard Development
7 10 (10.20%) Data Extraction
8 9 (9.18%) Data Migration
8 9 (9.18%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (72.45%) SQL
2 42 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 40 (40.82%) C#
4 29 (29.59%) JavaScript
5 23 (23.47%) Python
6 12 (12.24%) C++
7 11 (11.22%) Go
7 11 (11.22%) Perl
8 9 (9.18%) Java
9 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.12%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.06%) PHP
10 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.04%) R
12 1 (1.02%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 21 (21.43%) Degree
2 10 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.18%) CCNA
3 9 (9.18%) CEH
3 9 (9.18%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.18%) CompTIA Security+
3 9 (9.18%) GCIA
3 9 (9.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.10%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) QRadar
2 5 (5.10%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 46 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (12.24%) Cognos
3 12 (12.24%) Tableau
4 9 (9.18%) Citrix
5 6 (6.12%) Blue Prism
5 6 (6.12%) UiPath
6 5 (5.10%) SAP
7 4 (4.08%) IBM
8 3 (3.06%) BEA
8 3 (3.06%) iManage
8 3 (3.06%) Lotus
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle
9 1 (1.02%) Google
9 1 (1.02%) MicroStrategy