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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 605 484 296
Rank change year-on-year -121 -188 +14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 262 119 18
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.34% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 160 83 16
10th Percentile £31,225 £27,250 £41,875
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,875 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £61,088 £58,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £75,625
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 45,887 22,831 5,744
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 58.98% 62.04% 64.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24,681 17,727 5,051
10th Percentile £37,750 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

VBA
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

VBA trend for jobs with a WFH option

VBA
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing VBA.

VBA salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

VBA
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing VBA over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

VBA salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, VBA job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for VBA.

1 201 (76.72%) SQL
2 150 (57.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 115 (43.89%) Python
4 101 (38.55%) Power Platform
5 97 (37.02%) Social Skills
6 93 (35.50%) Finance
7 90 (34.35%) Power BI
8 79 (30.15%) Analytical Skills
8 79 (30.15%) Business Intelligence
9 78 (29.77%) Microsoft
10 66 (25.19%) Problem-Solving
11 65 (24.81%) Agile
12 57 (21.76%) Analytics
13 55 (20.99%) Azure
14 51 (19.47%) C#
15 47 (17.94%) R
16 44 (16.79%) Tableau
17 42 (16.03%) .NET
17 42 (16.03%) SQL Server
18 40 (15.27%) Degree
19 39 (14.89%) Visualisation
20 38 (14.50%) Coaching
21 37 (14.12%) Data Visualisation
21 37 (14.12%) Oracle
22 36 (13.74%) Data Analysis
23 35 (13.36%) DevOps
24 33 (12.60%) Project Management
25 32 (12.21%) Java
25 32 (12.21%) JavaScript
26 31 (11.83%) PowerApps

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 24 (9.16%) SAS
2 18 (6.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.91%) IIS
4 4 (1.53%) Apache
4 4 (1.53%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) Kinematics
Applications
1 150 (57.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (5.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (4.96%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.53%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.38%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.38%) CATIA
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.91%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.38%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.38%) iTrent
4 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.38%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 101 (38.55%) Power Platform
2 55 (20.99%) Azure
3 31 (11.83%) Power Automate
3 31 (11.83%) PowerApps
4 18 (6.87%) AWS
4 18 (6.87%) Azure DevOps
5 9 (3.44%) Microsoft 365
5 9 (3.44%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
6 6 (2.29%) GitHub
7 5 (1.91%) Heroku
8 4 (1.53%) Nutanix
9 3 (1.15%) GCP
10 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.38%) AWS CodeCommit
11 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.67%) Firewall
2 4 (1.53%) Broadband
2 4 (1.53%) DNS
3 3 (1.15%) LAN
3 3 (1.15%) VPN
3 3 (1.15%) WAN
4 2 (0.76%) Intranet
5 1 (0.38%) DHCP
5 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (34.35%) Power BI
2 44 (16.79%) Tableau
3 42 (16.03%) SQL Server
4 27 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (9.16%) Power Query
6 17 (6.49%) Neo4j
7 14 (5.34%) Qlik Sense
8 13 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (4.58%) Data Lake
10 11 (4.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (3.82%) MS Access
12 9 (3.44%) Oracle Database
12 9 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (3.05%) Big Data
13 8 (3.05%) Spotfire
13 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (2.29%) MySQL
15 5 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (1.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (8.02%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.20%) JIRA
3 8 (3.05%) IBM UrbanCode
3 8 (3.05%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.05%) Selenium
4 6 (2.29%) Toad
5 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 97 (37.02%) Social Skills
2 93 (35.50%) Finance
3 79 (30.15%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.25%) Presentation Skills
5 15 (5.73%) Banking
5 15 (5.73%) Public Sector
6 14 (5.34%) Marketing
7 12 (4.58%) Manufacturing
8 11 (4.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 10 (3.82%) Back Office
10 9 (3.44%) Legal
10 9 (3.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (3.05%) Law
11 8 (3.05%) Retail
12 7 (2.67%) Advertising
13 5 (1.91%) Automotive
14 3 (1.15%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (1.15%) Organisational Skills
15 2 (0.76%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 117 (44.66%) Analyst
2 73 (27.86%) Developer
3 25 (9.54%) Software Developer
4 23 (8.78%) Credit Risk Manager
4 23 (8.78%) Implementation Manager
4 23 (8.78%) Risk Manager
5 22 (8.40%) Applications Support
6 21 (8.02%) Senior Analyst
6 21 (8.02%) Support Analyst
7 19 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 19 (7.25%) Data Analyst
8 16 (6.11%) Business Analyst
8 16 (6.11%) Report Analyst
9 15 (5.73%) Applications Support Analyst
10 14 (5.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 14 (5.34%) Market Researcher
10 14 (5.34%) SQL Analyst
11 12 (4.58%) Senior Strategy Analyst
11 12 (4.58%) Strategy Analyst
12 11 (4.20%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (16.03%) .NET
2 27 (10.31%) HTML
3 24 (9.16%) ASP.NET
4 18 (6.87%) React
5 15 (5.73%) Shiny
6 12 (4.58%) JSON
7 11 (4.20%) CSS
8 10 (3.82%) XML
9 7 (2.67%) AngularJS
9 7 (2.67%) Plotly
10 6 (2.29%) COM
10 6 (2.29%) ODBC
11 5 (1.91%) Django
11 5 (1.91%) jQuery
12 4 (1.53%) JSP
12 4 (1.53%) XAMPP
12 4 (1.53%) XSLT
13 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1 (0.38%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.69%) Credit Risk
2 22 (8.40%) Data Structures
3 12 (4.58%) Renewable Energy
4 11 (4.20%) Low-Code
5 9 (3.44%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.05%) Derivative
6 8 (3.05%) Private Cloud
6 8 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.67%) User Experience
8 6 (2.29%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.53%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.53%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.53%) Social Media
9 4 (1.53%) Tandem
10 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.15%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.76%) FMCG
11 2 (0.76%) NHS
11 2 (0.76%) OTC Derivatives
12 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.40%) Windows
2 12 (4.58%) Unix
3 8 (3.05%) AIX
3 8 (3.05%) Solaris
4 6 (2.29%) Linux
5 5 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (1.15%) Debian
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (30.15%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (25.19%) Problem-Solving
3 65 (24.81%) Agile
4 57 (21.76%) Analytics
5 39 (14.89%) Visualisation
6 38 (14.50%) Coaching
7 37 (14.12%) Data Visualisation
8 36 (13.74%) Data Analysis
9 35 (13.36%) DevOps
10 33 (12.60%) Project Management
11 30 (11.45%) Data Science
11 30 (11.45%) Storytelling
12 28 (10.69%) Dashboard Development
12 28 (10.69%) Data Management
12 28 (10.69%) Validation
13 27 (10.31%) Decision-Making
14 26 (9.92%) Project Delivery
15 24 (9.16%) Risk Analysis
16 23 (8.78%) Credit Risk Modelling
16 23 (8.78%) Model Validation
Programming Languages
1 201 (76.72%) SQL
2 115 (43.89%) Python
3 51 (19.47%) C#
4 47 (17.94%) R
5 32 (12.21%) Java
5 32 (12.21%) JavaScript
6 25 (9.54%) PowerShell
7 20 (7.63%) T-SQL
8 14 (5.34%) Perl
9 11 (4.20%) C
9 11 (4.20%) VB
10 10 (3.82%) C++
11 5 (1.91%) PHP
12 4 (1.53%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.15%) Bash
13 3 (1.15%) VBScript
14 1 (0.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 40 (15.27%) Degree
2 14 (5.34%) Master's Degree
3 9 (3.44%) PhD
4 7 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) CIMA
6 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.16%) IFRS
2 23 (8.78%) IFRS 9
3 13 (4.96%) QA
4 9 (3.44%) Data Quality
4 9 (3.44%) SLA
5 6 (2.29%) PMO
6 4 (1.53%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (2.29%) Docker
2 4 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 78 (29.77%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.12%) Oracle
3 10 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (3.82%) Splunk
4 8 (3.05%) Dynatrace
4 8 (3.05%) ServiceNow
5 6 (2.29%) UiPath
6 5 (1.91%) Automation Anywhere
6 5 (1.91%) Bloomberg
6 5 (1.91%) SAP
7 4 (1.53%) Citrix
8 3 (1.15%) Google
8 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.15%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.76%) Planview
9 2 (0.76%) Sage
10 1 (0.38%) Adobe
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) Kofax
10 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy