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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 221 203
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 36 20 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.68% 0.38% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 0.67% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 43
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -14.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £26,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £42,500 £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 West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3289 2986 3393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 62.09% 57.01% 56.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 2568 2921
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 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 June 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
Wiltshire +20 25 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Bristol -22 7 £35,000 -4.63% 4
Somerset -5 4 £52,000 +133.70%
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 63 (79.75%) SQL
2 39 (49.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (45.57%) Web Services
4 32 (40.51%) SQL Server
5 30 (37.97%) MS Access
6 29 (36.71%) PHP
6 29 (36.71%) .NET
6 29 (36.71%) Security Cleared
6 29 (36.71%) PowerShell
7 28 (35.44%) SC Cleared
8 27 (34.18%) HTML
8 27 (34.18%) Java
8 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
8 27 (34.18%) ITIL
9 25 (31.65%) Oracle
9 25 (31.65%) C#
9 25 (31.65%) Degree
10 24 (30.38%) XML
10 24 (30.38%) Linux
10 24 (30.38%) Microsoft
10 24 (30.38%) Finance
11 23 (29.11%) IBM
11 23 (29.11%) Unix
11 23 (29.11%) Ajax
11 23 (29.11%) GitHub
11 23 (29.11%) Jenkins
12 22 (27.85%) Android Development
12 22 (27.85%) iOS Development
12 22 (27.85%) React
12 22 (27.85%) Mobile Development

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 22 (27.85%) Alfresco
1 22 (27.85%) Apache
1 22 (27.85%) JBoss
1 22 (27.85%) Joomla!
1 22 (27.85%) WebLogic
1 22 (27.85%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.86%) IIS
3 4 (5.06%) SAS
4 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.53%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) FileNet
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 39 (49.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.27%) SPSS
5 1 (1.27%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Endur
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.27%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.11%) GitHub
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) VPN
2 2 (2.53%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) Intranet
2 2 (2.53%) PBX
2 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.51%) SQL Server
2 30 (37.97%) MS Access
3 22 (27.85%) MongoDB
4 14 (17.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.33%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.80%) QlikView
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.53%) Big Data
9 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.53%) MySQL
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.27%) DB2
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Jenkins
2 22 (27.85%) Maven
2 22 (27.85%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (27.85%) Subversion
3 5 (6.33%) Selenium
3 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Front Office
3 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.86%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.53%) Electronics
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (45.57%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) Analyst
3 17 (21.52%) Applications Support
4 12 (15.19%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.66%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Python Developer
7 6 (7.59%) SQL Developer
7 6 (7.59%) VBA Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Development Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Development Support Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Embedded Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Report Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.57%) Web Services
2 29 (36.71%) .NET
3 27 (34.18%) HTML
4 24 (30.38%) XML
5 23 (29.11%) Ajax
6 22 (27.85%) AngularJS
6 22 (27.85%) Backbone.js
6 22 (27.85%) Dojo
6 22 (27.85%) Ember.js
6 22 (27.85%) JSP
6 22 (27.85%) React
6 22 (27.85%) SOAP
6 22 (27.85%) WSDL
7 16 (20.25%) J2EE
8 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
9 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
10 6 (7.59%) JPA
10 6 (7.59%) Spring
10 6 (7.59%) Spring MVC
10 6 (7.59%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.33%) Derivative
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.53%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Linux
2 23 (29.11%) Unix
3 22 (27.85%) Android
3 22 (27.85%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.06%) Windows
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) ITIL
2 22 (27.85%) Android Development
2 22 (27.85%) iOS Development
2 22 (27.85%) Mobile Development
2 22 (27.85%) Open Source
3 16 (20.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (18.99%) Mathematics
5 13 (16.46%) MVC
6 10 (12.66%) ETRM
7 9 (11.39%) SDLC
8 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.86%) OO
10 6 (7.59%) ETL
10 6 (7.59%) Release Management
10 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.33%) Analytics
11 5 (6.33%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (5.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (79.75%) SQL
2 29 (36.71%) PHP
2 29 (36.71%) PowerShell
3 27 (34.18%) Java
3 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
4 25 (31.65%) C#
5 22 (27.85%) Delphi
5 22 (27.85%) Pascal
6 10 (12.66%) C
7 7 (8.86%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.80%) VB
8 3 (3.80%) VBScript
9 1 (1.27%) C++
9 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.27%) R
9 1 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (36.71%) Security Cleared
2 28 (35.44%) SC Cleared
3 25 (31.65%) Degree
4 3 (3.80%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.27%) ISEB
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (5.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.53%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (2.53%) ISA Server
1 2 (2.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (27.85%) Nagios
2 4 (5.06%) Graylog
3 2 (2.53%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Oracle
2 24 (30.38%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.11%) IBM
4 10 (12.66%) OpenLink
5 3 (3.80%) HP
5 3 (3.80%) Informatica
5 3 (3.80%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) Tableau
6 2 (2.53%) arcserve
6 2 (2.53%) Citrix
6 2 (2.53%) Dell
6 2 (2.53%) Webroot
7 1 (1.27%) CODA
7 1 (1.27%) Cognos
7 1 (1.27%) Remedy
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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