Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 292 266 269
Rank change year-on-year -26 +3 -39
Permanent jobs citing VBA 56 72 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.66% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 1.18% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 47 62 81
South West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,850 £22,775 £29,000
90th Percentile £45,087 £43,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6174 6125 6727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.16% 56.01% 56.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5242 5241 5807
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
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 West

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire +7 24 £33,250 +2.31%
Bristol -32 20 £40,000 +23.08%
Dorset +10 9 £42,500 -43.33%
Devon +11 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Somerset -5 1 £39,000 +62.50%
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 48 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (69.64%) SQL
3 38 (67.86%) SQL Server
4 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
5 23 (41.07%) .NET
6 20 (35.71%) Web Services
7 19 (33.93%) PHP
7 19 (33.93%) MS Access
8 18 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (32.14%) Java
8 18 (32.14%) Finance
9 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (25.00%) Tableau
9 14 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (23.21%) T-SQL
10 13 (23.21%) Classic ASP
10 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
11 12 (21.43%) Remedy
11 12 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (21.43%) Degree
11 12 (21.43%) QlikView
12 11 (19.64%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (17.86%) ETL
13 10 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (17.86%) Cognos
13 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
13 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
13 10 (17.86%) Analytics
13 10 (17.86%) Power BI

VBA
Co-occurring 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 12 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (8.93%) Alfresco
2 5 (8.93%) Apache
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
2 5 (8.93%) JBoss
2 5 (8.93%) Joomla!
2 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 48 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 5 (8.93%) SAP Business One
2 3 (5.36%) Endur
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Broadband
1 1 (1.79%) Intranet
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (33.93%) MS Access
3 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (21.43%) QlikView
5 11 (19.64%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (17.86%) Power BI
7 8 (14.29%) Semantic Layer
8 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
10 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
11 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (3.57%) MySQL
12 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
12 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
12 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.93%) Maven
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (8.93%) Subversion
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Front Office
3 3 (5.36%) Billing
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Analyst
2 17 (30.36%) Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Applications Support
4 9 (16.07%) .NET Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 9 (16.07%) Consultant
5 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Software Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Service Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Software Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) .NET
2 20 (35.71%) Web Services
3 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
3 13 (23.21%) Classic ASP
4 8 (14.29%) REST
5 6 (10.71%) HTML
6 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
6 5 (8.93%) Ajax
6 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.93%) Backbone.js
6 5 (8.93%) Dojo
6 5 (8.93%) Ember.js
6 5 (8.93%) J2EE
6 5 (8.93%) JSP
6 5 (8.93%) React
6 5 (8.93%) SOAP
6 5 (8.93%) WSDL
6 5 (8.93%) XML
7 1 (1.79%) CSS
7 1 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Derivative
3 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.57%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.79%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Android
2 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.93%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.86%) Analytics
2 10 (17.86%) ETL
3 9 (16.07%) ITIL
4 8 (14.29%) ERP
5 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.93%) Android Development
6 5 (8.93%) Data Management
6 5 (8.93%) iOS Development
6 5 (8.93%) Mobile Development
6 5 (8.93%) Open Source
6 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
7 4 (7.14%) CRM
7 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (7.14%) Line Management
7 4 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 39 (69.64%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) PHP
3 18 (32.14%) Java
4 13 (23.21%) T-SQL
5 9 (16.07%) C#
6 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.71%) VB
7 5 (8.93%) Delphi
7 5 (8.93%) Pascal
7 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) VBScript
9 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
2 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Nagios
2 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) Tableau
3 12 (21.43%) Remedy
4 10 (17.86%) Cognos
5 5 (8.93%) IBM
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle
5 5 (8.93%) SAP
6 3 (5.36%) OpenLink
7 2 (3.57%) Sybase
8 1 (1.79%) BMC
8 1 (1.79%) Citrix