Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 69 100
Rank change year-on-year +6 +31 +5
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 9 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Essex 0.17% 1.19% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 2.37% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 8
Median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +15.61% +8.13%
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -19.54% +8.75% +6.67%

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 Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 306 380 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 51.78% 50.20% 57.94%
Number of salaries quoted 238 288 688
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -6.74% -1.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £61,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Essex

VBA
Salary Trend in Essex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VBA in Essex.

Salary trend for VBA in Essex

VBA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Essex region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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
Basildon +2 1 £30,000 -22.08%
VBA
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 Essex region with a requirement for VBA.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Qlik Sense

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL