Period
to 25 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 157 184
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBA 37 60 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.84% 1.34% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 2.80% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 44
Hertfordshire median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.88% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £32,025 £28,900 £23,625
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%

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 2299 2142 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.44% 47.99% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1998 1854 2191
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +2.41%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -11 16 £55,000 +4.76%
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £38,500 - 3
Harpenden - 3 £38,000 -
St Albans -5 2 £23,500 -41.25%
Stevenage -4 1 £26,500 -41.11%
VBA
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 27 (72.97%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
4 22 (59.46%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
5 20 (54.05%) ETL
6 18 (48.65%) MS Access
6 18 (48.65%) T-SQL
6 18 (48.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (48.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (45.95%) Unit Testing
7 17 (45.95%) PowerShell
7 17 (45.95%) Database Tuning
7 17 (45.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (45.95%) MDX
7 17 (45.95%) REST
7 17 (45.95%) Kimball Methodology
7 17 (45.95%) Inmon Methodology
7 17 (45.95%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (45.95%) ETL Development
7 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2016
7 17 (45.95%) Power BI
7 17 (45.95%) SOAP
7 17 (45.95%) Web Services
7 17 (45.95%) Cognos
7 17 (45.95%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (45.95%) Data Modelling
7 17 (45.95%) IBM

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 7 (18.92%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (5.41%) Infor SunSystems
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) DNS
1 15 (40.54%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (48.65%) MS Access
2 18 (48.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 18 (48.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (45.95%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (45.95%) Power BI
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2014
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (40.54%) SAP Data Services
5 10 (27.03%) SAP BW
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (5.41%) MySQL
8 1 (2.70%) QlikView
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (18.92%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Systems Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Accountant
7 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Accountant
8 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.70%) IT Support
8 1 (2.70%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) MDX
2 17 (45.95%) REST
2 17 (45.95%) SOAP
2 17 (45.95%) Web Services
3 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
4 9 (24.32%) CSS
4 9 (24.32%) HTML
5 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
5 7 (18.92%) EDI
5 7 (18.92%) XML
6 6 (16.22%) JavaBeans
7 2 (5.41%) CSS3
7 2 (5.41%) LAMP
7 2 (5.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (54.05%) ETL
3 17 (45.95%) Data Modelling
3 17 (45.95%) Database Tuning
3 17 (45.95%) ETL Development
3 17 (45.95%) Inmon Methodology
3 17 (45.95%) Kimball Methodology
3 17 (45.95%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (45.95%) Unit Testing
4 12 (32.43%) ERP
5 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (18.92%) Open Source
6 7 (18.92%) Scrum
6 7 (18.92%) TDD
7 5 (13.51%) CRM
8 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 3 (8.11%) ITIL
9 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) T-SQL
3 17 (45.95%) PowerShell
4 10 (27.03%) VB.NET
5 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 9 (24.32%) PHP
6 7 (18.92%) C#
6 7 (18.92%) Java
7 4 (10.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) Cognos
2 17 (45.95%) IBM
3 12 (32.43%) SAP
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) Veeam
4 5 (13.51%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Adobe
5 2 (5.41%) CODA
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle