Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 243 250 262
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12 +30
Permanent jobs citing VBA 82 108 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 0.91% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.68% 1.56% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 70 89 71
East of England median annual salary £40,625 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% +2.41% +22.96%
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £60,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.30%

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 4,883 6,910 6,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 51.81% 58.28% 54.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,904 5,789 5,796
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +24 61 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Essex +6 13 £44,000 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire +21 8 £41,250 +37.50%
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 46 (56.10%) SQL
2 40 (48.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (42.68%) Microsoft
4 34 (41.46%) C#
5 33 (40.24%) SQL Server
6 32 (39.02%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (32.93%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (29.27%) ETL
8 24 (29.27%) T-SQL
9 23 (28.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (24.39%) .NET
10 20 (24.39%) Windows
11 18 (21.95%) CSS
11 18 (21.95%) HTML
12 17 (20.73%) Windows Server
13 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (18.29%) Data Analysis
13 15 (18.29%) Degree
13 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
13 15 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
14 14 (17.07%) Citrix
14 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
14 14 (17.07%) Finance
14 14 (17.07%) Software Deployment
14 14 (17.07%) Antivirus Management
15 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
15 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (15.85%) Data Warehouse

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 2 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (48.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (9.76%) Chatbot
3 8 (9.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.22%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) VLAN
2 5 (6.10%) DNS
2 5 (6.10%) Firewall
2 5 (6.10%) HTTP
2 5 (6.10%) MPLS
2 5 (6.10%) SSL
2 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (40.24%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (14.63%) MS Access
5 10 (12.20%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (9.76%) Power BI
6 8 (9.76%) Spotfire
7 6 (7.32%) MongoDB
7 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
7 6 (7.32%) OLAP
8 5 (6.10%) Data Mining
8 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.44%) QlikView
9 2 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Marketing
3 4 (4.88%) Local Government
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Developer
2 22 (26.83%) Analyst
3 18 (21.95%) Data Analyst
4 14 (17.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (15.85%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 13 (15.85%) Support Technician
6 12 (14.63%) IT Support
7 11 (13.41%) IT Support Technician
7 11 (13.41%) IT Technician
8 10 (12.20%) Architect
8 10 (12.20%) Data Architect
8 10 (12.20%) Data Migration Architect
8 10 (12.20%) Migration Architect
9 8 (9.76%) Automation Developer
9 8 (9.76%) Automation Specialist
9 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
11 5 (6.10%) Senior Data Analyst
11 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.39%) .NET
2 18 (21.95%) CSS
2 18 (21.95%) HTML
3 10 (12.20%) .NET Framework
3 10 (12.20%) ADO.NET
3 10 (12.20%) Entity Framework
3 10 (12.20%) JSON
3 10 (12.20%) RESTful
3 10 (12.20%) XML
3 10 (12.20%) XSD
4 2 (2.44%) MDX
4 2 (2.44%) REST
4 2 (2.44%) SOAP
4 2 (2.44%) Web Services
5 1 (1.22%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.20%) Reference Data
3 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) Windows
2 17 (20.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.10%) Linux
3 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (29.27%) ETL
3 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (18.29%) Data Analysis
4 14 (17.07%) Antivirus Management
4 14 (17.07%) Software Deployment
5 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
6 10 (12.20%) Data Management
6 10 (12.20%) Data Migration
6 10 (12.20%) Master Data Management
6 10 (12.20%) Migration
6 10 (12.20%) MVC
6 10 (12.20%) OO
6 10 (12.20%) OOP
6 10 (12.20%) Reference Data Management
7 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (9.76%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (9.76%) Conversational UI
8 8 (9.76%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.10%) SQL
2 34 (41.46%) C#
3 24 (29.27%) T-SQL
4 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.85%) Python
6 10 (12.20%) C++
7 8 (9.76%) Java
7 8 (9.76%) VB.NET
8 6 (7.32%) Go
9 5 (6.10%) Perl
10 3 (3.66%) R
11 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
3 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) CCNA
4 3 (3.66%) CEH
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.66%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (3.66%) GCIA
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.66%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) CSIRT
1 3 (3.66%) QRadar
Vendors
1 35 (42.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) Citrix
3 10 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (9.76%) Blue Prism
4 8 (9.76%) SendGrid
4 8 (9.76%) UiPath
5 6 (7.32%) Cognos
5 6 (7.32%) Tableau
6 2 (2.44%) Askia
6 2 (2.44%) Confirmit
6 2 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (1.22%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle