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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / South East
Rank 320 338 302
Rank change year-on-year +18 -36  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 69 121 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.63% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 1.23% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 57 109 150
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,900 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7901 9811 10085
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 53.00% 50.90% 48.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6855 8731 8699
Median salary £44,250 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing VBA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +8 18 £42,500 -6.59% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 14 £40,000 -34.69% 4
Hampshire +16 9 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Berkshire +34 8 £36,500 +35.18% 4
Middlesex +14 7 £50,000 +29.87%
Sussex - 6 - -
West Sussex +4 3 £34,625 -18.52%
Kent - 2 £33,750 - 2
Oxfordshire +6 1 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Thames Valley - 1 £50,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 98 (76.56%) SQL
2 55 (42.97%) Degree
3 51 (39.84%) SQL Server
4 47 (36.72%) MS Excel
5 45 (35.16%) Finance
6 41 (32.03%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (26.56%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
9 32 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 32 (25.00%) Analytics
10 30 (23.44%) .NET
11 24 (18.75%) C#
12 18 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (14.06%) VB
13 17 (13.28%) XML
13 17 (13.28%) PowerShell
14 16 (12.50%) Statistics
14 16 (12.50%) HTML
15 15 (11.72%) VB.NET
15 15 (11.72%) Python
16 14 (10.94%) C++
16 14 (10.94%) Retail
16 14 (10.94%) Computer Science
16 14 (10.94%) R
17 13 (10.16%) Tableau
17 13 (10.16%) Visual Studio
17 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET
18 12 (9.38%) IIS
18 12 (9.38%) MS Office
18 12 (9.38%) Windows

VBA
Top Related 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 12 (9.38%) IIS
2 10 (7.81%) SAS
3 4 (3.13%) DataSynapse
4 3 (2.34%) CMS
Applications
1 47 (36.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.38%) MS Office
3 7 (5.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.56%) SPSS
6 1 (0.78%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Primavera
2 2 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.78%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) GitHub
4 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Extranet
2 4 (3.13%) MVNO
3 3 (2.34%) Intranet
4 2 (1.56%) DHCP
4 2 (1.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (39.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (7.81%) MS Access
4 9 (7.03%) Big Data
5 8 (6.25%) PowerPivot
6 7 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.47%) Power BI
6 7 (5.47%) QlikView
6 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.69%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.91%) Data Mining
8 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.13%) MySQL
9 4 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.34%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.56%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 13 (10.16%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.34%) JIRA
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.78%) Subversion
5 1 (0.78%) Toad
5 1 (0.78%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 45 (35.16%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Retail
3 10 (7.81%) Marketing
4 6 (4.69%) French Language
4 6 (4.69%) German Language
4 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.34%) Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Billing
5 3 (2.34%) Dutch Language
5 3 (2.34%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.56%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 72 (56.25%) Analyst
2 31 (24.22%) Developer
3 19 (14.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 16 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 14 (10.94%) Insight Analyst
6 11 (8.59%) SQL Analyst
7 10 (7.81%) .NET Developer
7 10 (7.81%) Excel Analyst
7 10 (7.81%) Support Analyst
8 9 (7.03%) C# Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Consultant
8 9 (7.03%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.03%) SQL Developer
9 7 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Commercial Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Report Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Business Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.44%) .NET
2 17 (13.28%) XML
3 16 (12.50%) HTML
4 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.03%) CSS
5 9 (7.03%) Web Services
6 8 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.47%) jQuery
8 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.91%) WCF
9 4 (3.13%) HTML5
9 4 (3.13%) RESTful
10 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.34%) JSON
10 3 (2.34%) SOAP
10 3 (2.34%) WebSockets
10 3 (2.34%) XSL
11 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (1.56%) CSS3
12 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.03%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.25%) FMCG
5 6 (4.69%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.91%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.34%) User Experience
9 2 (1.56%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.56%) Fintech
9 2 (1.56%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.56%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.78%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Windows
2 9 (7.03%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.56%) Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.56%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (25.00%) Analytics
2 32 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 16 (12.50%) Statistics
4 12 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.38%) MVC
5 10 (7.81%) Dashboard Development
6 9 (7.03%) Data Analysis
7 8 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 8 (6.25%) ETL
7 8 (6.25%) OO
7 8 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 8 (6.25%) Web Development
8 7 (5.47%) Economics
9 6 (4.69%) Change Management
9 6 (4.69%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (3.91%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.91%) Data Management
10 5 (3.91%) Project Management
10 5 (3.91%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 98 (76.56%) SQL
2 24 (18.75%) C#
3 18 (14.06%) VB
4 17 (13.28%) PowerShell
5 15 (11.72%) Python
5 15 (11.72%) VB.NET
6 14 (10.94%) C++
6 14 (10.94%) R
7 12 (9.38%) T-SQL
8 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
9 9 (7.03%) C
9 9 (7.03%) Java
10 7 (5.47%) VB6
11 6 (4.69%) Perl
12 4 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.56%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (1.56%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (42.97%) Degree
2 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.13%) MCSE
4 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.34%) PhD
6 1 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.91%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.34%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.16%) Tableau
3 9 (7.03%) Oracle
4 8 (6.25%) Citrix
4 8 (6.25%) SAP
4 8 (6.25%) VMware
5 6 (4.69%) TOWER Software
6 5 (3.91%) Cisco
7 4 (3.13%) Hyperion
7 4 (3.13%) Teradata
8 2 (1.56%) Cognos
8 2 (1.56%) Google
8 2 (1.56%) Sage
8 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.78%) Epicor
9 1 (0.78%) F5
9 1 (0.78%) LabWare
9 1 (0.78%) Sophis
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