Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 438 436 343
Rank change year-on-year -2 -93 +145
Permanent jobs citing VBA 121 163 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.46% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.90% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 110 147 313
South East median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17302 18168 21435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.53% 51.63% 50.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15086 16034 18589
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in the South East

VBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VBA in the South East

VBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VBA in the South East

VBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Thames Valley +39 59 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Surrey -7 26 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Oxfordshire +2 25 £35,500 -5.33%
Berkshire +52 24 £31,000 -18.42% 1
Kent +29 20 £35,000 +7.69%
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £42,500 -5.56%
Hampshire -47 9 £43,750 +16.67%
East Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Middlesex - 2 £36,250 -
West Sussex -5 1 £32,000 -26.86%
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for VBA.

1 102 (84.30%) SQL
2 79 (65.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 48 (39.67%) Finance
4 43 (35.54%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (30.58%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (29.75%) SQL Server
7 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 27 (22.31%) C#
9 26 (21.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 24 (19.83%) Analytics
10 24 (19.83%) .NET
11 23 (19.01%) Degree
12 18 (14.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (14.88%) Data Analysis
12 18 (14.88%) Power BI
13 16 (13.22%) C++
14 15 (12.40%) JavaScript
14 15 (12.40%) PHP
14 15 (12.40%) Python
15 14 (11.57%) VB
15 14 (11.57%) Windows
15 14 (11.57%) R
16 13 (10.74%) Retail
16 13 (10.74%) Mathematics
16 13 (10.74%) HTML
16 13 (10.74%) B2B
16 13 (10.74%) Statistical Modelling
17 12 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (9.09%) Data Quality
18 11 (9.09%) Visualisation

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (8.26%) SAS
2 6 (4.96%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.48%) IIS
3 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 79 (65.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (4.13%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.65%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.83%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.83%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.83%) Kypera Housing
3 1 (0.83%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.83%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.83%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.83%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.13%) SaaS
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Intranet
2 1 (0.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) SMTP
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.75%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (14.88%) Power BI
3 18 (14.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 10 (8.26%) Big Data
5 10 (8.26%) PowerPivot
6 9 (7.44%) Hadoop
6 9 (7.44%) MySQL
6 9 (7.44%) QlikView
7 8 (6.61%) Impala
8 7 (5.79%) GIS
8 7 (5.79%) Pentaho
9 5 (4.13%) MS Access
10 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.65%) Spotfire
12 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 48 (39.67%) Finance
2 13 (10.74%) Retail
3 10 (8.26%) Marketing
4 4 (3.31%) Legal
5 3 (2.48%) Advertising
5 3 (2.48%) Law
6 2 (1.65%) Back Office
6 2 (1.65%) Games
6 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.83%) French Language
7 1 (0.83%) German Language
7 1 (0.83%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (41.32%) Analyst
2 45 (37.19%) Developer
3 27 (22.31%) Data Analyst
4 21 (17.36%) SQL Developer
5 12 (9.92%) Development Manager
6 11 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.44%) Database Developer
7 9 (7.44%) SQL Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) SQL Database Developer
7 9 (7.44%) VBA Developer
8 7 (5.79%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Quantitative Risk Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Risk Manager
9 6 (4.96%) AS400 Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Junior
9 6 (4.96%) Junior Developer
9 6 (4.96%) RPG Developer
9 6 (4.96%) SQL Data Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) Data Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.83%) .NET
2 13 (10.74%) HTML
3 10 (8.26%) CSS
4 7 (5.79%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.79%) EDI
4 7 (5.79%) EDIFACT
4 7 (5.79%) Node.js
4 7 (5.79%) XML
5 6 (4.96%) Angular 2
5 6 (4.96%) REST
6 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.31%) HTML5
8 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.48%) CSS3
8 3 (2.48%) D3.js
8 3 (2.48%) JSON
8 3 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (2.48%) Web Services
9 1 (0.83%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (35.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) AS400
3 6 (4.96%) iSeries
4 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.48%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.83%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.83%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.57%) Windows
2 10 (8.26%) Linux
2 10 (8.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.58%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (19.83%) Analytics
3 18 (14.88%) Data Analysis
4 13 (10.74%) B2B
4 13 (10.74%) Mathematics
4 13 (10.74%) Statistical Modelling
5 12 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 11 (9.09%) Visualisation
7 10 (8.26%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (7.44%) CRM
8 9 (7.44%) Data Management
8 9 (7.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.79%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.79%) ERP
9 7 (5.79%) High Availability
9 7 (5.79%) Strategic Thinking
10 6 (4.96%) Innovative Thinking
10 6 (4.96%) Project Management
11 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (84.30%) SQL
2 27 (22.31%) C#
3 16 (13.22%) C++
4 15 (12.40%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.40%) PHP
4 15 (12.40%) Python
5 14 (11.57%) R
5 14 (11.57%) VB
6 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.44%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.61%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.79%) ActionScript
8 7 (5.79%) ActionScript 2.0
8 7 (5.79%) Perl
8 7 (5.79%) RPG
9 6 (4.96%) RPG IV
9 6 (4.96%) VB6
10 4 (3.31%) Java
11 3 (2.48%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (19.01%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.96%) QA
3 4 (3.31%) PMO
4 1 (0.83%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.44%) Cognos
3 8 (6.61%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (5.79%) IBM
5 5 (4.13%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.48%) Capita
6 3 (2.48%) Cisco
6 3 (2.48%) Citrix
6 3 (2.48%) Tableau
6 3 (2.48%) TOWER Software
6 3 (2.48%) VMware
7 2 (1.65%) Adobe
8 1 (0.83%) Civica
8 1 (0.83%) Google
8 1 (0.83%) jBASE
8 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.83%) Northgate
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle
8 1 (0.83%) Remedy
8 1 (0.83%) Teradata