Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 412 442 439
Rank change year-on-year +30 -3 -92
Permanent jobs citing VBA 123 119 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 0.69% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 111 108 146
South East median annual salary £36,000 £35,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -11.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,375 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - -

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 16,206 17,219 18,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.31% 56.31% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14,059 15,016 16,139
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 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
Thames Valley +14 46 £36,000 +5.88% 5
Surrey +53 44 £32,000 -39.05% 2
Berkshire +11 25 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Hampshire +3 18 £36,000 -17.71% 4
Buckinghamshire +27 17 £38,000 +15.15%
West Sussex +10 9 £43,500 +35.94% 1
Oxfordshire -17 4 £29,500 -16.90%
Kent +2 2 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Middlesex +6 1 £42,500 +17.24%
East Sussex -13 1 £52,000 -9.57%
Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 South East region with a requirement for VBA.

1 80 (65.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 71 (57.72%) SQL
3 48 (39.02%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (37.40%) SQL Server
5 39 (31.71%) Microsoft
6 37 (30.08%) Finance
7 29 (23.58%) Power BI
7 29 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (22.76%) Analytics
9 26 (21.14%) CRM
10 25 (20.33%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (18.70%) JavaScript
12 22 (17.89%) C#
13 17 (13.82%) .NET
13 17 (13.82%) Project Management
13 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (13.01%) Data Analysis
14 16 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (13.01%) Change Management
15 15 (12.20%) C++
15 15 (12.20%) Active Directory
16 14 (11.38%) Dynamics 365
16 14 (11.38%) GDPR
16 14 (11.38%) SharePoint
16 14 (11.38%) HTML
16 14 (11.38%) T-SQL
16 14 (11.38%) Dynamics CRM
17 13 (10.57%) Financial Modelling
17 13 (10.57%) Migration

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 14 (11.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.50%) IIS
3 7 (5.69%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 80 (65.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.69%) SPSS
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.81%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.38%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (5.69%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.25%) Google Analytics
4 4 (3.25%) SaaS
5 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.63%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (2.44%) Intranet
2 3 (2.44%) VLAN
3 2 (1.63%) LAN
3 2 (1.63%) SMS
3 2 (1.63%) WAN
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) IMAP
4 1 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) POP3
4 1 (0.81%) Profibus
4 1 (0.81%) SMTP
4 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.40%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.58%) Power BI
3 17 (13.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.13%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (8.13%) MySQL
4 10 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (5.69%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.25%) QlikView
8 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.44%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.63%) DB2
10 2 (1.63%) MS Access
10 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.63%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.81%) PVCS
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.81%) Toad
General
1 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Retail
3 6 (4.88%) French Language
3 6 (4.88%) Italian Language
3 6 (4.88%) Marketing
3 6 (4.88%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.44%) Front Office
5 2 (1.63%) Advertising
5 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.63%) Back Office
5 2 (1.63%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.63%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (43.90%) Analyst
2 34 (27.64%) Developer
3 27 (21.95%) Data Analyst
4 17 (13.82%) SQL Analyst
5 15 (12.20%) SQL Data Analyst
6 13 (10.57%) Excel Developer
7 11 (8.94%) Finance Modeller
8 10 (8.13%) Analytics Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Pricing Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Excel Analyst
10 8 (6.50%) .NET Developer
10 8 (6.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (5.69%) Data Engineer
11 7 (5.69%) Data Migration Engineer
11 7 (5.69%) Migration Engineer
12 6 (4.88%) Analyst Developer
12 6 (4.88%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.88%) DBA
12 6 (4.88%) SQL Developer
13 5 (4.07%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.82%) .NET
2 14 (11.38%) HTML
3 10 (8.13%) REST
4 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.50%) CSS
4 8 (6.50%) SOAP
4 8 (6.50%) XML
5 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.88%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.25%) Web Services
8 3 (2.44%) COM
8 3 (2.44%) HTML5
8 3 (2.44%) JSON
8 3 (2.44%) WCF
9 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.63%) CSS3
9 2 (1.63%) D3.js
9 2 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.81%) MAPI
10 1 (0.81%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.63%) Derivative
5 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.63%) Pricing Data
6 1 (0.81%) CMDB
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Equities
6 1 (0.81%) Fintech
6 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (0.81%) iPad
6 1 (0.81%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows Server
2 8 (6.50%) Windows
3 7 (5.69%) Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.02%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (22.76%) Analytics
4 26 (21.14%) CRM
5 17 (13.82%) Project Management
6 16 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (13.01%) Change Management
6 16 (13.01%) Data Analysis
7 13 (10.57%) Financial Modelling
7 13 (10.57%) Migration
8 11 (8.94%) ETL
9 10 (8.13%) Scrum
10 8 (6.50%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.50%) MVC
10 8 (6.50%) TDD
11 7 (5.69%) Data Management
11 7 (5.69%) Presales
12 6 (4.88%) TOGAF
12 6 (4.88%) Visualisation
12 6 (4.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (57.72%) SQL
2 23 (18.70%) JavaScript
3 22 (17.89%) C#
4 15 (12.20%) C++
5 14 (11.38%) T-SQL
6 12 (9.76%) PowerShell
7 9 (7.32%) VB
8 8 (6.50%) Perl
9 7 (5.69%) PHP
9 7 (5.69%) VB.NET
10 6 (4.88%) C
10 6 (4.88%) Python
11 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.44%) Java
12 3 (2.44%) R
13 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.81%) VB6
13 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.44%) MCSE
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.38%) GDPR
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) Docker
3 3 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.76%) Citrix
3 8 (6.50%) Oracle
4 7 (5.69%) Sybase
4 7 (5.69%) Tableau
5 5 (4.07%) Google
6 3 (2.44%) Cisco
6 3 (2.44%) VMware
7 2 (1.63%) Adobe
7 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.63%) Teradata
7 2 (1.63%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.81%) Cognos
8 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.81%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.81%) Siemens
8 1 (0.81%) Symantec