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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 184 138 159
Rank change year-on-year -46 +21 +78
Permanent jobs citing VBA 87 52 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.29% 1.32% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.81% 2.94% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 47
10th Percentile £20,250 £37,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £29,250 £42,188 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,133 £45,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.59% +28.57% +22.81%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £64,650 - £45,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

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 3,093 1,767 2,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.97% 44.73% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,235 1,124 1,653
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,274
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VBA as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing VBA in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -32 51 £43,067 -4.30%
Essex -29 15 £74,000 +97.33%
Bedfordshire -26 7 £60,000 +41.18% 2
Norfolk - 6 £21,500 -
Cambridgeshire -48 5 £34,500 - 4
Suffolk - 3 £21,500 -
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 70 (80.46%) SQL
2 63 (72.41%) Problem-Solving
3 57 (65.52%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (65.52%) Social Skills
4 46 (52.87%) Analytics
5 45 (51.72%) Retail
5 45 (51.72%) Logistics
6 43 (49.43%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (42.53%) Microsoft Excel
8 36 (41.38%) Data Analysis
9 33 (37.93%) Oracle
10 30 (34.48%) Data Science
11 29 (33.33%) Algorithms
11 29 (33.33%) Product Management
11 29 (33.33%) Organisational Skills
11 29 (33.33%) Data Interpretation
12 24 (27.59%) C#
13 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
13 23 (26.44%) Management Information System
14 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
15 19 (21.84%) Python
16 18 (20.69%) .NET
17 17 (19.54%) Decision-Making
18 16 (18.39%) GCP
18 16 (18.39%) DevOps
18 16 (18.39%) Google
19 15 (17.24%) Agile
19 15 (17.24%) SAP
20 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
20 14 (16.09%) SPSS

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 14 (16.09%) SAS
2 6 (6.90%) Apache
2 6 (6.90%) IIS
2 6 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (42.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (16.09%) SPSS
3 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (8.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) GCP
2 13 (14.94%) Azure
3 12 (13.79%) Power Platform
4 7 (8.05%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (6.90%) AWS
5 6 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (6.90%) Nutanix
6 5 (5.75%) OpenShift
6 5 (5.75%) Serverless
7 1 (1.15%) Power Automate
7 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.09%) Big Data
2 14 (16.09%) BigQuery
3 12 (13.79%) Power BI
4 8 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (9.20%) MS Access
4 8 (9.20%) MySQL
5 7 (8.05%) Neo4j
6 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.30%) Power Query
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.30%) Tableau
9 1 (1.15%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.15%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.60%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.15%) Postman
4 1 (1.15%) Toad
General
1 57 (65.52%) Analytical Skills
1 57 (65.52%) Social Skills
2 45 (51.72%) Retail
3 29 (33.33%) Organisational Skills
4 14 (16.09%) Games
4 14 (16.09%) Publishing
5 9 (10.34%) Finance
6 8 (9.20%) Law
7 4 (4.60%) Front Office
7 4 (4.60%) Legal
7 4 (4.60%) Marketing
7 4 (4.60%) Police
7 4 (4.60%) Public Sector
8 2 (2.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 2 (2.30%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.15%) Advertising
9 1 (1.15%) Back Office
9 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 34 (39.08%) Analyst
2 29 (33.33%) Analytics Manager
2 29 (33.33%) Supply Chain Manager
3 22 (25.29%) Developer
4 12 (13.79%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) Data Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) 1st Line Technical Support
8 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Data Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Developer Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (4.60%) DevOps Manager
11 3 (3.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) .NET
2 13 (14.94%) React
3 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.05%) CSS
4 7 (8.05%) HTML
4 7 (8.05%) XML
5 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 6 (6.90%) JSP
5 6 (6.90%) XAMPP
5 6 (6.90%) XSLT
6 5 (5.75%) Java EE
6 5 (5.75%) REST
6 5 (5.75%) Spring
6 5 (5.75%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.60%) ODBC
8 2 (2.30%) MDX
9 1 (1.15%) HTML5
9 1 (1.15%) jQuery
9 1 (1.15%) Laravel
9 1 (1.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 23 (26.44%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.90%) Tandem
4 5 (5.75%) User Experience
4 5 (5.75%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.45%) FMCG
6 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Linux
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2016
3 5 (5.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (72.41%) Problem-Solving
2 46 (52.87%) Analytics
3 45 (51.72%) Logistics
4 43 (49.43%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (41.38%) Data Analysis
6 30 (34.48%) Data Science
7 29 (33.33%) Data Interpretation
7 29 (33.33%) Product Management
8 17 (19.54%) Decision-Making
9 16 (18.39%) DevOps
10 15 (17.24%) Agile
11 14 (16.09%) Data Pipeline
12 12 (13.79%) Mathematics
13 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
13 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
14 9 (10.34%) Risk Management
14 9 (10.34%) Scrum
14 9 (10.34%) SDLC
15 8 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (9.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 70 (80.46%) SQL
2 24 (27.59%) C#
3 19 (21.84%) Python
4 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.94%) Java
6 11 (12.64%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.05%) PHP
8 6 (6.90%) C
8 6 (6.90%) C++
9 5 (5.75%) Perl
9 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.15%) Bash
11 1 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) HND
2 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.30%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Ansible
1 5 (5.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Oracle
2 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.39%) Google
4 15 (17.24%) SAP
5 6 (6.90%) Citrix
6 5 (5.75%) AppDynamics
6 5 (5.75%) Dataiku
6 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.75%) Refinitiv
6 5 (5.75%) Reuters
6 5 (5.75%) Splunk
7 1 (1.15%) Cognos
7 1 (1.15%) IBM