Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 180 162
Rank change year-on-year +41 -18 +24
Permanent jobs citing VBA 63 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.65% 0.99% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.37% 1.89% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 49
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £29,000 £36,375 £32,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +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 1,867 2,332 2,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 48.95% 52.56% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,547 2,033 1,890
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 15 December 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 15 December 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
Watford +9 37 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Welwyn Garden City - 20 £55,000 -
Hatfield - 3 £33,000 -
Stevenage +11 1 £30,000 +13.21% 1
VBA
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 53 (84.13%) SQL
2 38 (60.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
4 34 (53.97%) T-SQL
5 33 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (50.79%) C#
7 30 (47.62%) ETL
8 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
8 29 (46.03%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (31.75%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (31.75%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (31.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (31.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (28.57%) MS Access
11 17 (26.98%) .NET
12 16 (25.40%) Computer Science
13 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
14 14 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (22.22%) MVC
14 14 (22.22%) ADO.NET
14 14 (22.22%) CSS
14 14 (22.22%) HTML
14 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 14 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (22.22%) OOP
14 14 (22.22%) OO
14 14 (22.22%) .NET Framework
14 14 (22.22%) Entity Framework
15 13 (20.63%) Finance

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 5 (7.94%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (60.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) VLAN
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
2 3 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
3 20 (31.75%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (31.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (31.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (28.57%) MS Access
5 14 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
6 12 (19.05%) Power BI
7 10 (15.87%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (12.70%) MongoDB
8 8 (12.70%) NoSQL
8 8 (12.70%) OLAP
9 7 (11.11%) Data Mining
9 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
12 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Marketing
3 5 (7.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (15.87%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (15.87%) Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Data Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Data Migration Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Migration Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 9 (14.29%) Support Technician
6 8 (12.70%) IT Support
7 7 (11.11%) Data Analyst
7 7 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
7 7 (11.11%) IT Technician
8 6 (9.52%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) .NET
2 14 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 14 (22.22%) ADO.NET
2 14 (22.22%) CSS
2 14 (22.22%) Entity Framework
2 14 (22.22%) HTML
3 10 (15.87%) JSON
3 10 (15.87%) RESTful
3 10 (15.87%) XML
3 10 (15.87%) XSD
4 4 (6.35%) MDX
5 3 (4.76%) REST
5 3 (4.76%) SOAP
5 3 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.87%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) ETL
2 29 (46.03%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (31.75%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (25.40%) Computer Science
5 14 (22.22%) MVC
5 14 (22.22%) OO
5 14 (22.22%) OOP
6 13 (20.63%) Data Analysis
7 10 (15.87%) Antivirus Management
7 10 (15.87%) Data Management
7 10 (15.87%) Data Migration
7 10 (15.87%) Master Data Management
7 10 (15.87%) Migration
7 10 (15.87%) Reference Data Management
7 10 (15.87%) Software Deployment
8 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.70%) Critical Thinking
8 8 (12.70%) Data Architecture
8 8 (12.70%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (12.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 53 (84.13%) SQL
2 34 (53.97%) T-SQL
3 32 (50.79%) C#
4 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.87%) C++
6 8 (12.70%) Go
6 8 (12.70%) Python
7 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) XenApp
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (15.87%) Citrix
4 9 (14.29%) Cognos
5 8 (12.70%) Tableau
6 3 (4.76%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) IBM
7 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy