Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 84 71
Rank change year-on-year +21 -13 +22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 38 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.98% 1.61% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.82% 2.85% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 23
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +4.76% +61.54%
10th Percentile £29,000 £48,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% +23.08%

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 Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 486 561 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 50.89% 56.55% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 399 474 378
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,850
90th Percentile £70,250 £70,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Watford

VBA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for VBA in Watford

VBA
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Watford over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VBA in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for VBA.

1 29 (76.32%) SQL
2 27 (71.05%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (63.16%) C#
4 19 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 19 (50.00%) MS Access
4 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (44.74%) Computer Science
5 17 (44.74%) .NET
6 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
6 15 (39.47%) ETL
7 14 (36.84%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 14 (36.84%) MVC
7 14 (36.84%) Crystal Reports
7 14 (36.84%) HTML
7 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 14 (36.84%) ADO.NET
7 14 (36.84%) CSS
7 14 (36.84%) OOP
7 14 (36.84%) OO
7 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
7 14 (36.84%) .NET Framework
7 14 (36.84%) Entity Framework
8 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (26.32%) Data Quality
9 10 (26.32%) Master Data Management
9 10 (26.32%) Reference Data Management
9 10 (26.32%) JSON
9 10 (26.32%) RESTful
9 10 (26.32%) Data Migration

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) VLAN
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) MS Access
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
3 14 (36.84%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.16%) Power BI
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Architect
2 10 (26.32%) Data Architect
2 10 (26.32%) Data Migration Architect
2 10 (26.32%) Migration Architect
2 10 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 9 (23.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 8 (21.05%) Support Technician
5 6 (15.79%) IT Support
5 6 (15.79%) IT Support Technician
5 6 (15.79%) IT Technician
6 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 5 (13.16%) ETL Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Database Developer
8 3 (7.89%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.89%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) .NET Framework
2 14 (36.84%) ADO.NET
2 14 (36.84%) CSS
2 14 (36.84%) Entity Framework
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
3 10 (26.32%) JSON
3 10 (26.32%) RESTful
3 10 (26.32%) XML
3 10 (26.32%) XSD
4 5 (13.16%) MDX
5 3 (7.89%) REST
5 3 (7.89%) SOAP
5 3 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Computer Science
2 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (26.32%) Reference Data
4 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
1 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (39.47%) ETL
3 14 (36.84%) MVC
3 14 (36.84%) OO
3 14 (36.84%) OOP
4 10 (26.32%) Data Analysis
4 10 (26.32%) Data Management
4 10 (26.32%) Data Migration
4 10 (26.32%) Master Data Management
4 10 (26.32%) Migration
4 10 (26.32%) Reference Data Management
5 9 (23.68%) Antivirus Management
5 9 (23.68%) Software Deployment
6 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.16%) Database Tuning
6 5 (13.16%) ETL Development
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) SQL
2 24 (63.16%) C#
3 19 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 10 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) XenApp
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 14 (36.84%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (23.68%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) SAP