Period
to 16 October 2018

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

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 191 143
Rank change year-on-year +59 -48 +58
Permanent jobs citing VBA 69 31 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.71% 0.74% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 1.38% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 54
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £38,750 £27,600 £26,775
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.13% - +14.29%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,036 2,249 2,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.40% 53.36% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,726 1,962 1,741
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Hertfordshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for VBA in Hertfordshire

VBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VBA in Hertfordshire

VBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Welwyn Garden City +1 31 £40,000 +10.34%
Watford +18 30 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Hertford +12 1 £37,000 -1.33%
Hatfield +4 1 £52,500 +31.25%
St Albans - 1 £55,000 -
VBA
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 65 (94.20%) SQL
2 51 (73.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 48 (69.57%) T-SQL
4 47 (68.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 43 (62.32%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (59.42%) SQL Server
8 39 (56.52%) ETL
9 37 (53.62%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (49.28%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (49.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 34 (49.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 32 (46.38%) C#
12 27 (39.13%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (34.78%) MS Access
14 22 (31.88%) Power BI
15 20 (28.99%) Finance
16 19 (27.54%) .NET
17 18 (26.09%) Degree
17 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
18 16 (23.19%) Visualisation
18 16 (23.19%) Tableau
19 15 (21.74%) Cognos
19 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
20 14 (20.29%) OOP
20 14 (20.29%) OO
20 14 (20.29%) Python
20 14 (20.29%) HTML
20 14 (20.29%) ADO.NET
20 14 (20.29%) CSS

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (8.70%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (73.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) G Suite
1 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) DNS
1 5 (7.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (68.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 41 (59.42%) SQL Server
3 34 (49.28%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (49.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 34 (49.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (34.78%) MS Access
5 22 (31.88%) Power BI
6 14 (20.29%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (20.29%) Data Mining
7 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (17.39%) MongoDB
8 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
8 12 (17.39%) OLAP
9 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (7.25%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (2.90%) BigQuery
12 1 (1.45%) SAP BW
12 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Marketing
3 9 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (53.62%) Developer
2 18 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 16 (23.19%) Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Data Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (8.70%) ETL Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.70%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Data Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Data Migration Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Migration Architect
8 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.80%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.80%) SQL BI Developer
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) .NET
2 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
2 14 (20.29%) ADO.NET
2 14 (20.29%) CSS
2 14 (20.29%) Entity Framework
2 14 (20.29%) HTML
3 8 (11.59%) MDX
4 6 (8.70%) XML
5 5 (7.25%) JSON
5 5 (7.25%) REST
5 5 (7.25%) RESTful
5 5 (7.25%) SOAP
5 5 (7.25%) Web Services
5 5 (7.25%) XSD
6 1 (1.45%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 43 (62.32%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Reference Data
4 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
1 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) ETL
2 37 (53.62%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (39.13%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (23.19%) Visualisation
5 14 (20.29%) Business Analysis
5 14 (20.29%) MVC
5 14 (20.29%) OO
5 14 (20.29%) OOP
6 13 (18.84%) Business Development
6 13 (18.84%) Dashboard Development
6 13 (18.84%) Data Extraction
7 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.39%) Critical Thinking
7 12 (17.39%) Data Architecture
7 12 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (11.59%) Data Modelling
8 8 (11.59%) Database Tuning
8 8 (11.59%) ETL Development
8 8 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (94.20%) SQL
2 48 (69.57%) T-SQL
3 32 (46.38%) C#
4 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 14 (20.29%) Python
6 12 (17.39%) Go
7 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.25%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) C
9 1 (1.45%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) XenApp
Vendors
1 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) Tableau
3 15 (21.74%) Cognos
4 14 (20.29%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (7.25%) SAP
6 4 (5.80%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) Google
7 1 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) MicroStrategy