Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 123 117
Rank change year-on-year +31 -6 +20
Permanent jobs citing VBA 18 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.36% 0.35% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 0.75% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 32
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -30.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,004 £27,550
90th Percentile £44,875 £39,750 £38,750
South East median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 720 795 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 54.34% 46.11% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 612 709 1111
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Kent

VBA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for VBA in Kent

VBA
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Kent over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VBA in Kent

VBA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 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
Maidstone +23 2 £40,000 +23.08%
Westerham - 2 £27,500 -
Folkestone +2 1 £45,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £27,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £32,000 -
VBA
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kent region with a requirement for VBA.

1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (50.00%) PHP
4 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
6 6 (33.33%) AS400
6 6 (33.33%) EDIFACT
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) MySQL
6 6 (33.33%) RPG
6 6 (33.33%) ActionScript
6 6 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (33.33%) Cognos
6 6 (33.33%) EDI
6 6 (33.33%) ERP
6 6 (33.33%) iSeries
6 6 (33.33%) Pentaho
6 6 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
6 6 (33.33%) RPG IV
6 6 (33.33%) High Availability
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (16.67%) CRM
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Aareon QL
1 1 (5.56%) Academy Housing
1 1 (5.56%) Kypera Housing
1 1 (5.56%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (5.56%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (5.56%) OPENHousing
1 1 (5.56%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (5.56%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
1 6 (33.33%) Pentaho
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
3 6 (33.33%) AS400 Developer
3 6 (33.33%) RPG Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior SQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Report Writer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) EDI
1 6 (33.33%) EDIFACT
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) AS400
1 6 (33.33%) iSeries
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (33.33%) ERP
3 6 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Research
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Statistics
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (33.33%) ActionScript
3 6 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 6 (33.33%) RPG
3 6 (33.33%) RPG IV
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cognos
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Aareon
3 1 (5.56%) Capita
3 1 (5.56%) Castleton
3 1 (5.56%) Civica
3 1 (5.56%) Northgate