Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 420 436 359
Rank change year-on-year +16 -77 +45
Permanent jobs citing VBA 115 118 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.37% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.74% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 106 100 279
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +4.94% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £29,950
90th Percentile £75,000 £53,900 £55,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +2.33%

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 17,826 15,929 21,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.35% 50.36% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15,570 13,882 18,514
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,700 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +32 64 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Berkshire +39 33 £32,500 -23.53% 9
Surrey -1 23 £50,000 +42.86% 5
Oxfordshire -7 23 £70,000 +55.56% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 8 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Hampshire -27 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Sussex -17 6 £45,500 -
Kent +20 5 £27,500 -24.54% 4
East Sussex - 5 £52,500 - 3
Middlesex +8 4 £38,750 -20.51%
West Sussex 0 1 £32,000 -34.36%
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 94 (81.74%) SQL
2 74 (64.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 54 (46.96%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (45.22%) Finance
5 39 (33.91%) Microsoft
6 36 (31.30%) SQL Server
7 29 (25.22%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (17.39%) C++
9 19 (16.52%) C#
9 19 (16.52%) B2B
9 19 (16.52%) Retail
10 18 (15.65%) SAS
10 18 (15.65%) .NET
10 18 (15.65%) Statistical Modelling
11 17 (14.78%) Degree
12 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (12.17%) Data Management
13 14 (12.17%) Analytics
13 14 (12.17%) Strategic Thinking
14 13 (11.30%) Capita
14 13 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
15 12 (10.43%) VB
15 12 (10.43%) XML
15 12 (10.43%) Data Quality
16 11 (9.57%) CSS
16 11 (9.57%) HTML
16 11 (9.57%) Data Analysis
16 11 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (8.70%) Power BI

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 18 (15.65%) SAS
2 6 (5.22%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
Applications
1 74 (64.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (7.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.87%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.87%) CATIA
6 1 (0.87%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.87%) ENOVIA
1 1 (0.87%) SAP CCM
1 1 (0.87%) SAP PLM
1 1 (0.87%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.35%) SaaS
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) DNS
1 1 (0.87%) HTTP
1 1 (0.87%) Internet
1 1 (0.87%) SMTP
1 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.87%) tcpdump
1 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (8.70%) Power BI
3 10 (8.70%) QlikView
3 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.96%) Big Data
5 7 (6.09%) Hadoop
5 7 (6.09%) Impala
5 7 (6.09%) PowerPivot
6 6 (5.22%) MS Access
6 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.35%) GIS
8 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.74%) MySQL
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.87%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.87%) UniData
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) SpecFlow
2 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.87%) JIRA
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (45.22%) Finance
2 19 (16.52%) Retail
3 5 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.74%) Back Office
5 2 (1.74%) Games
5 2 (1.74%) Legal
5 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.87%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.87%) French Language
6 1 (0.87%) German Language
6 1 (0.87%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.87%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (43.48%) Analyst
2 27 (23.48%) Developer
3 20 (17.39%) Data Analyst
4 19 (16.52%) Development Manager
5 14 (12.17%) SQL Developer
6 11 (9.57%) Quantitative Risk Manager
6 11 (9.57%) Risk Manager
7 9 (7.83%) Financial Analyst
8 8 (6.96%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 8 (6.96%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.09%) VBA Developer
10 6 (5.22%) Business Analyst
10 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (5.22%) SQL Analyst
11 5 (4.35%) Consultant
11 5 (4.35%) Data Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) SAS Business Analyst
11 5 (4.35%) SQL BI Developer
11 5 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.65%) .NET
2 12 (10.43%) XML
3 11 (9.57%) CSS
3 11 (9.57%) HTML
4 8 (6.96%) XBRL
5 7 (6.09%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.09%) Node.js
6 6 (5.22%) Angular 2
6 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.22%) REST
7 5 (4.35%) HTML5
8 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.48%) CSS3
8 4 (3.48%) D3.js
8 4 (3.48%) JSON
8 4 (3.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.87%) WPF
9 1 (0.87%) XHTML
9 1 (0.87%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 54 (46.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.96%) Taxonomies
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.87%) Grid Computing
4 1 (0.87%) Online Gambling
4 1 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) Windows
2 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.22%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (16.52%) B2B
3 18 (15.65%) Statistical Modelling
4 14 (12.17%) Analytics
4 14 (12.17%) Data Management
4 14 (12.17%) Strategic Thinking
5 11 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.57%) Data Analysis
6 9 (7.83%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (7.83%) Visualisation
7 8 (6.96%) Data Conversion
7 8 (6.96%) Data Deduplication
8 7 (6.09%) Data Governance
8 7 (6.09%) Data Lineage
9 6 (5.22%) CRM
9 6 (5.22%) Data Analytics
10 5 (4.35%) ETL
10 5 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (4.35%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (81.74%) SQL
2 20 (17.39%) C++
3 19 (16.52%) C#
4 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.43%) VB
6 9 (7.83%) R
7 8 (6.96%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.09%) Python
8 7 (6.09%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.09%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.22%) Perl
10 5 (4.35%) Java
10 5 (4.35%) PHP
11 4 (3.48%) VB6
12 3 (2.61%) XAML
13 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (14.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) Data Quality
2 8 (6.96%) Solvency II
3 4 (3.48%) QA
4 3 (2.61%) PMO
5 1 (0.87%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (33.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.30%) Capita
3 6 (5.22%) Oracle
3 6 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.35%) Cisco
4 5 (4.35%) Citrix
4 5 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (4.35%) Teradata
4 5 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (2.61%) TOWER Software
6 2 (1.74%) Adobe
6 2 (1.74%) Tableau
7 1 (0.87%) Cognos
7 1 (0.87%) Google
7 1 (0.87%) Hitwise
7 1 (0.87%) IBM
7 1 (0.87%) jBASE
7 1 (0.87%) Remedy
7 1 (0.87%) SAP