Period
to 15 February 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 15 February 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 440 435 441
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -78
Permanent jobs citing VBA 81 123 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.67% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 63 112 102
South East median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £23,550 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £75,000 £56,150
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -3.41%

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 15,031 18,260 15,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.91% 57.88% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12,989 15,949 13,909
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 15 February 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 15 February 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 +3 26 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Surrey +26 22 £33,000 -23.26% 2
Hampshire +29 19 £26,000 -45.26% 5
Buckinghamshire +36 16 £32,500 -39.53%
Berkshire -11 9 £35,000 +7.69% 7
West Sussex - 4 £36,000 -
Middlesex +6 3 £77,500 +93.75%
East Sussex +2 2 £27,500 -43.59% 1
Oxfordshire +4 1 £40,000 -42.86%
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 53 (65.43%) SQL
1 53 (65.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (53.09%) Microsoft
3 28 (34.57%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
6 20 (24.69%) Java
7 18 (22.22%) Power BI
8 17 (20.99%) Analytics
9 16 (19.75%) .NET
9 16 (19.75%) Active Directory
10 15 (18.52%) Tableau
11 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (17.28%) Citrix
11 14 (17.28%) Finance
12 13 (16.05%) Perl
12 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (14.81%) Degree
13 12 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
13 12 (14.81%) Visualisation
13 12 (14.81%) SAS
13 12 (14.81%) Presales
13 12 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (13.58%) Python
14 11 (13.58%) French Language
14 11 (13.58%) Italian Language
14 11 (13.58%) Spanish Language
14 11 (13.58%) QlikView
14 11 (13.58%) TOGAF

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 12 (14.81%) SAS
2 6 (7.41%) IIS
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 53 (65.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (8.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (6.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) Infor M3
3 1 (1.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.94%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.70%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.47%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.47%) SaaS
6 1 (1.23%) PaaS
6 1 (1.23%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (2.47%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) Intranet
2 2 (2.47%) VLAN
2 2 (2.47%) VPN
3 1 (1.23%) DHCP
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.22%) Power BI
3 11 (13.58%) QlikView
4 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (9.88%) Data Mining
7 7 (8.64%) Qlik Sense
8 5 (6.17%) OLAP
9 3 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (3.70%) DB2
9 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.47%) Big Data
10 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.47%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.23%) KNIME
11 1 (1.23%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Toad
2 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) French Language
2 11 (13.58%) Italian Language
2 11 (13.58%) Spanish Language
3 10 (12.35%) Retail
4 7 (8.64%) German Language
5 5 (6.17%) Marketing
6 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.47%) Advertising
7 2 (2.47%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.47%) Dutch Language
7 2 (2.47%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (1.23%) Front Office
8 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (46.91%) Analyst
2 24 (29.63%) Data Analyst
3 12 (14.81%) Developer
4 10 (12.35%) SQL Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Architect
5 9 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Junior
6 7 (8.64%) Junior Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Junior Data Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Graduate
7 6 (7.41%) SQL Data Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Data Migration Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Excel Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) IT Support
8 5 (6.17%) Migration Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Pensions Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Insight Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) SPSS Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) SPSS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) .NET
2 5 (6.17%) COM
2 5 (6.17%) HTML
3 4 (4.94%) REST
3 4 (4.94%) Web Services
4 3 (3.70%) SOAP
5 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.47%) CSS
5 2 (2.47%) WCF
5 2 (2.47%) XML
6 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.23%) HTML5
6 1 (1.23%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.35%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.88%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.17%) EPoS
5 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.47%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.23%) CMDB
7 1 (1.23%) Derivative
7 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.23%) iPad
7 1 (1.23%) NHS
7 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Linux
1 7 (8.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (20.99%) Analytics
3 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.81%) Presales
4 12 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (14.81%) Visualisation
5 11 (13.58%) TOGAF
6 10 (12.35%) Data Visualisation
7 9 (11.11%) Due Diligence
7 9 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (11.11%) UML
7 9 (11.11%) Value Proposition
7 9 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
8 8 (9.88%) Project Management
9 7 (8.64%) CRM
10 6 (7.41%) Change Management
10 6 (7.41%) Data Analytics
10 6 (7.41%) ETL
10 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
10 6 (7.41%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 53 (65.43%) SQL
2 20 (24.69%) Java
3 13 (16.05%) Perl
4 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
5 11 (13.58%) Python
6 10 (12.35%) R
7 8 (9.88%) C#
7 8 (9.88%) MATLAB
8 7 (8.64%) C++
9 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
9 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
10 5 (6.17%) VB
11 3 (3.70%) C
11 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.23%) Fortran
13 1 (1.23%) PHP
13 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) GDPR
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (53.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.52%) Tableau
3 14 (17.28%) Citrix
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle
5 4 (4.94%) VMware
6 3 (3.70%) Alteryx
6 3 (3.70%) Cisco
6 3 (3.70%) Google
6 3 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.70%) Teradata
7 2 (2.47%) Adobe
7 2 (2.47%) Cognos
7 2 (2.47%) Informatica
7 2 (2.47%) Netezza
7 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.23%) McAfee
8 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.23%) Symantec