The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / South West
Rank 186 219 196
Rank change year-on-year +33 -23  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 43 33 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.86% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 1.02% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 39
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% +11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £45,300
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 West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3000 3232 3285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 59.83% 55.40% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2541 2760 2862
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

VBA
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA in the South West.

Salary trend for VBA in the South West

VBA
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VBA in the South West

VBA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bristol +3 19 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Wiltshire +27 13 £32,500 -10.34% 1
Devon - 4 £26,250 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £37,500 -
Somerset - 2 £27,500 - 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region with a requirement for VBA.

1 56 (65.12%) SQL
2 41 (47.67%) ITIL
3 36 (41.86%) Java
4 35 (40.70%) Oracle
5 34 (39.53%) PHP
5 34 (39.53%) MS Access
5 34 (39.53%) Finance
5 34 (39.53%) PowerShell
6 33 (38.37%) Security Cleared
7 32 (37.21%) SC Cleared
7 32 (37.21%) MS Excel
8 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
9 30 (34.88%) HTML
9 30 (34.88%) IBM
10 29 (33.72%) Linux
11 28 (32.56%) Unix
11 28 (32.56%) GitHub
11 28 (32.56%) AngularJS
11 28 (32.56%) Jenkins
11 28 (32.56%) Ajax
12 27 (31.40%) Subversion
12 27 (31.40%) Maven
12 27 (31.40%) WebSphere
12 27 (31.40%) Joomla!
12 27 (31.40%) Android
12 27 (31.40%) Alfresco
12 27 (31.40%) Dojo
12 27 (31.40%) Android Development
12 27 (31.40%) iOS Development
12 27 (31.40%) Ember.js

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 27 (31.40%) Alfresco
1 27 (31.40%) Apache
1 27 (31.40%) JBoss
1 27 (31.40%) Joomla!
1 27 (31.40%) WebLogic
1 27 (31.40%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (8.14%) IIS
4 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.65%) SAS
5 3 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.16%) FileNet
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 32 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.95%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) SPSS
3 3 (3.49%) SPSS Modeler
4 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (32.56%) GitHub
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) Office 365
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
1 2 (2.33%) PBX
1 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) MS Access
2 27 (31.40%) MongoDB
3 26 (30.23%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.14%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.81%) QlikView
7 4 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.16%) DB2
10 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.16%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 28 (32.56%) Jenkins
2 27 (31.40%) Maven
2 27 (31.40%) Oracle Forms
2 27 (31.40%) Subversion
3 16 (18.60%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.16%) JIRA
5 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (39.53%) Finance
2 19 (22.09%) Telecoms
3 18 (20.93%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.49%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (34.88%) Analyst
2 27 (31.40%) Developer
3 18 (20.93%) Applications Support
4 13 (15.12%) Support Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Support
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.98%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.81%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Data Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) IT Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) VBA Developer
10 4 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Insight Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Reporting Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.88%) HTML
2 28 (32.56%) Ajax
2 28 (32.56%) AngularJS
3 27 (31.40%) Backbone.js
3 27 (31.40%) Dojo
3 27 (31.40%) Ember.js
3 27 (31.40%) JSP
3 27 (31.40%) React
3 27 (31.40%) SOAP
3 27 (31.40%) Web Services
3 27 (31.40%) WSDL
3 27 (31.40%) XML
4 21 (24.42%) J2EE
5 19 (22.09%) .NET
6 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.14%) Hibernate
7 7 (8.14%) JPA
7 7 (8.14%) Spring
7 7 (8.14%) Spring MVC
7 7 (8.14%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.63%) Driving Licence
3 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.72%) Linux
2 28 (32.56%) Unix
3 27 (31.40%) Android
3 27 (31.40%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.14%) Windows
5 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.49%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.49%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) ITIL
2 27 (31.40%) Android Development
2 27 (31.40%) iOS Development
2 27 (31.40%) Mobile Development
2 27 (31.40%) Open Source
3 13 (15.12%) MVC
4 9 (10.47%) Mathematics
5 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.14%) Analytics
6 7 (8.14%) Release Management
6 7 (8.14%) SDLC
6 7 (8.14%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.98%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (6.98%) ETL
7 6 (6.98%) OO
8 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.65%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (4.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (65.12%) SQL
2 36 (41.86%) Java
3 34 (39.53%) PHP
3 34 (39.53%) PowerShell
4 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
5 27 (31.40%) Delphi
5 27 (31.40%) Pascal
6 16 (18.60%) C#
7 15 (17.44%) VB
8 8 (9.30%) C
9 7 (8.14%) Python
9 7 (8.14%) VBScript
10 2 (2.33%) C++
11 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.16%) Perl
11 1 (1.16%) R
11 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.16%) VB6
11 1 (1.16%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (38.37%) Security Cleared
2 32 (37.21%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PhD
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (2.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (31.40%) Nagios
2 2 (2.33%) Malwarebytes
3 1 (1.16%) Graylog
Vendors
1 35 (40.70%) Oracle
2 30 (34.88%) IBM
3 14 (16.28%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) HP
4 4 (4.65%) Tableau
5 2 (2.33%) arcserve
5 2 (2.33%) Citrix
5 2 (2.33%) Dell
5 2 (2.33%) Informatica
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
5 2 (2.33%) Webroot
6 1 (1.16%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.16%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Fleet Street
Mediaforce
Salary: Circa £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits and Pension
Posted: 10 days ago