Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 139 187
Rank change year-on-year +11 +48 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBA 35 77 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.20% 1.68% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.72% 3.22% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 69 24
Hertfordshire median annual salary £28,500 £42,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.14% +15.86% -5.84%
10th Percentile £25,100 £27,500 £27,575
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £63,500
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -28.57% +5.00% -

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 1,286 2,391 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 44.01% 52.15% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 969 2,056 1,855
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 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
Watford +16 20 £28,500 -48.18%
St Albans +26 5 £26,000 -16.13%
Welwyn Garden City +11 3 - -
Hatfield +31 1 £33,000 -37.14%
Borehamwood - 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 - -
VBA
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 30 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
3 24 (68.57%) SQL
4 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
6 15 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (40.00%) Oracle
8 13 (37.14%) T-SQL
8 13 (37.14%) Data Analysis
9 12 (34.29%) Degree
10 11 (31.43%) Mathematics
10 11 (31.43%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (28.57%) Driving Licence
11 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
11 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
11 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
11 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
11 10 (28.57%) Data Quality
11 10 (28.57%) ODBC
11 10 (28.57%) PRINCE2
12 8 (22.86%) Python
13 7 (20.00%) ETL
13 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
14 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (14.29%) SPSS
14 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
14 5 (14.29%) Games
14 5 (14.29%) 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:

Applications
1 30 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (14.29%) SPSS
3 4 (11.43%) InfoPath
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Power Platform
2 4 (11.43%) MailChimp
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (14.29%) Power BI
3 5 (14.29%) Spotfire
4 4 (11.43%) MS Access
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.57%) OLAP
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
1 5 (14.29%) Games
2 4 (11.43%) Billing
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Analyst
2 16 (45.71%) Data Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Data Scientist
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Business Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) IT Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.71%) Data Integrity Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) MI Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) ODBC
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (31.43%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (28.57%) Driving Licence
4 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.86%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) Unix
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) Data Analysis
4 11 (31.43%) Mathematics
5 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 10 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 7 (20.00%) ETL
7 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.29%) Market Research
8 4 (11.43%) Data Science
8 4 (11.43%) Project Management
8 4 (11.43%) Virtual Team Management
9 3 (8.57%) Antivirus Management
9 3 (8.57%) Critical Thinking
9 3 (8.57%) Data Architecture
9 3 (8.57%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (8.57%) Software Deployment
9 3 (8.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) T-SQL
3 8 (22.86%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) R
5 3 (8.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) OCA
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (40.00%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) SendGrid
4 4 (11.43%) Openreach
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) BT
6 2 (5.71%) Informatica
6 2 (5.71%) Siebel
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
7 1 (2.86%) Alteryx
7 1 (2.86%) Askia
7 1 (2.86%) Blue Prism
7 1 (2.86%) Confirmit
7 1 (2.86%) Tableau