Period
to 19 November 2019

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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 411 414 430
Rank change year-on-year +3 +16 +29
Permanent jobs citing VBA 82 119 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.74% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66 107 110
South East median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,875 £27,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,875 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +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 13,615 16,086 17,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.01% 56.31% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11,817 13,955 15,003
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 19 November 2019.

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 19 November 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
Thames Valley +32 36 £34,750 -3.47% 4
East Sussex +28 21 £35,000 -32.69% 1
Berkshire +16 19 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hampshire +14 13 £41,500 +12.93%
Buckinghamshire +10 11 £29,000 -23.68% 1
West Sussex +9 7 £40,000 -8.05%
Oxfordshire +28 6 £34,500 +16.95% 1
Surrey -9 2 £48,750 +52.34%
Kent -9 2 £51,250 +76.72% 5
Isle of Wight - 1 £40,000 -
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for VBA.

1 55 (67.07%) SQL
2 48 (58.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (35.37%) Finance
4 25 (30.49%) Python
5 23 (28.05%) Data Analysis
6 22 (26.83%) VB
6 22 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (25.61%) Analytics
7 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (21.95%) Java
9 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
9 17 (20.73%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (18.29%) Project Management
11 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
11 13 (15.85%) C#
11 13 (15.85%) Degree
11 13 (15.85%) Mathematics
12 12 (14.63%) R
12 12 (14.63%) Data Management
12 12 (14.63%) Power Platform
12 12 (14.63%) Power BI
13 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
13 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (12.20%) .NET
15 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
15 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (9.76%) MS Access
16 8 (9.76%) 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 5 (6.10%) SAS
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 48 (58.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.22%) SPSS
3 1 (1.22%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.22%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.22%) FastStats
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.22%) Scribe Insight
1 1 (1.22%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Power Platform
2 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.66%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.44%) AWS
3 2 (2.44%) Azure
3 2 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.22%) Office 365
4 1 (1.22%) Responsys
4 1 (1.22%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.44%) Extranet
1 2 (2.44%) Intranet
1 2 (2.44%) Modbus
1 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.63%) Power BI
3 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (9.76%) MS Access
6 7 (8.54%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (4.88%) Data Mining
7 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.66%) Base SAS
8 3 (3.66%) DB2
8 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2017
9 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.44%) MySQL
9 2 (2.44%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) JIRA
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 29 (35.37%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Legal
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) Games
4 1 (1.22%) Law
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Analyst
2 20 (24.39%) Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Data Analyst
4 8 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Python Developer
4 8 (9.76%) VB Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Data Manager
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Data Migration Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) DBA
6 4 (4.88%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Junior
6 4 (4.88%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Migration Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Data Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) SQL DBA
6 4 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Junior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) .NET
2 4 (4.88%) HTML
3 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.66%) XML
4 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.44%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.44%) STL
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.22%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.22%) CSS
5 1 (1.22%) jQuery
5 1 (1.22%) JSON
5 1 (1.22%) REST
5 1 (1.22%) SOAP
5 1 (1.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (3.66%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) SCADA
5 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Windows
2 1 (1.22%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) OS/2
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Data Analysis
2 22 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (25.61%) Analytics
4 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.73%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (18.29%) Project Management
6 13 (15.85%) Mathematics
7 12 (14.63%) Data Management
8 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.76%) Migration
10 5 (6.10%) CRM
10 5 (6.10%) Data Analytics
10 5 (6.10%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (6.10%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.10%) DevOps
10 5 (6.10%) Statistics
11 4 (4.88%) Coaching
11 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (4.88%) Statistical Modelling
11 4 (4.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.07%) SQL
2 25 (30.49%) Python
3 22 (26.83%) VB
4 18 (21.95%) Java
5 13 (15.85%) C#
6 12 (14.63%) R
7 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.10%) C
8 5 (6.10%) C++
9 4 (4.88%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.44%) Ladder Logic
11 2 (2.44%) PHP
11 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.44%) Ruby
12 1 (1.22%) SAS Macro
12 1 (1.22%) Scala
12 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) PhD
4 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) BS7799
2 2 (2.44%) P3O
2 2 (2.44%) PMO
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) GDPR
3 1 (1.22%) IFRS
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Blue Prism
2 4 (4.88%) Xceptor
3 3 (3.66%) Google
3 3 (3.66%) Tableau
4 2 (2.44%) IBM
4 2 (2.44%) LexisNexis
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Talend
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix
5 1 (1.22%) Cognos
5 1 (1.22%) Fiserv
5 1 (1.22%) PTC
5 1 (1.22%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) SYSPRO