Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 89 67
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22 +25
Permanent jobs citing VBA 23 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.48% 1.10% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% 1.97% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 23
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -9.52% +50.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £24,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £55,000 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +25.00%

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 474 557 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 51.02% 55.70% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 397 458 332
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £31,325
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for VBA in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (91.30%) T-SQL
2 21 (91.30%) MS Access
2 21 (91.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (86.96%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
4 18 (78.26%) .NET
5 16 (69.57%) C#
6 14 (60.87%) HTML
6 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
6 14 (60.87%) ADO.NET
6 14 (60.87%) CSS
6 14 (60.87%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (60.87%) OOP
6 14 (60.87%) OO
6 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Excel
6 14 (60.87%) MVC
6 14 (60.87%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (60.87%) .NET Framework
6 14 (60.87%) Entity Framework
7 9 (39.13%) ETL
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
8 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
8 7 (30.43%) Database Tuning
8 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (60.87%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) MS Access
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (60.87%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (30.43%) Power BI
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (17.39%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Software Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 6 (26.09%) ETL Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Database Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Database Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) .NET Framework
2 14 (60.87%) ADO.NET
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
2 14 (60.87%) Entity Framework
2 14 (60.87%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) MDX
4 4 (17.39%) REST
4 4 (17.39%) SOAP
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 2 (8.70%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (60.87%) MVC
2 14 (60.87%) OO
2 14 (60.87%) OOP
3 9 (39.13%) ETL
4 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 7 (30.43%) Database Tuning
4 7 (30.43%) ETL Development
4 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Master Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Reference Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (91.30%) T-SQL
3 16 (69.57%) C#
4 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
5 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) SAP