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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 63 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.18% 0.17% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 247 189 242
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 43.64% 32.53% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 204 154 169
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Watford region with a requirement for VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Development
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BPC
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos

VBA
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BPC
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) MS Access
1 2 (66.67%) Power BI
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) The Grinder
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) MDX
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) ETL Development
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SAP