The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 149 150 132
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing VBA 103 168 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.67% 1.76% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.91% 3.27% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 85 129 208
Median salary £52,500 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £101,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
VBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3535 5135 6130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.16% 53.78% 52.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3258 4472 5333
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the City of London region.

VBA Salary Trend in the City of London

VBA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for VBA.

1 158 (71.82%) SQL
2 123 (55.91%) Finance
3 80 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 73 (33.18%) MS Excel
5 69 (31.36%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (29.55%) Degree
7 64 (29.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (28.18%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (26.82%) Microsoft
10 49 (22.27%) VB
11 46 (20.91%) C#
12 40 (18.18%) Oracle
13 39 (17.73%) Mathematics
13 39 (17.73%) Computer Science
14 38 (17.27%) Front Office
15 35 (15.91%) Management Information System
15 35 (15.91%) Java
15 35 (15.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 33 (15.00%) XML
16 33 (15.00%) Data Analysis
17 31 (14.09%) Banking
17 31 (14.09%) Data Modelling
18 30 (13.64%) Cognos
18 30 (13.64%) T-SQL
19 29 (13.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 29 (13.18%) Relational Database
19 29 (13.18%) Tableau
20 27 (12.27%) Data Warehouse
21 25 (11.36%) Python
22 24 (10.91%) .NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (6.36%) SAS
2 10 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.09%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.27%) IIS
4 5 (2.27%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.36%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.36%) JBoss
5 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.91%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 73 (33.18%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.55%) MS Office
3 11 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.64%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.73%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.82%) MS Project
7 1 (0.45%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 14 (6.36%) Cognos TM1
2 11 (5.00%) Cognos Planning
3 5 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (2.27%) HFM
4 3 (1.36%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.91%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.45%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.45%) Summit
6 1 (0.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) AdWords
3 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) WebEx
2 1 (0.45%) DHCP
2 1 (0.45%) DNS
2 1 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 64 (29.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (15.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 29 (13.18%) Relational Database
4 29 (13.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (12.27%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (10.45%) Crystal Reports
7 20 (9.09%) MS Access
8 18 (8.18%) PowerPivot
8 18 (8.18%) QlikView
9 15 (6.82%) Power BI
10 13 (5.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (4.09%) Hadoop
12 9 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (4.09%) SQLPlus
13 8 (3.64%) Big Data
13 8 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (3.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.09%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.82%) JIRA
5 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.91%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.91%) ClearCase
General
1 123 (55.91%) Finance
2 38 (17.27%) Front Office
3 31 (14.09%) Banking
4 22 (10.00%) Legal
5 19 (8.64%) Advertising
6 16 (7.27%) Billing
7 12 (5.45%) Back Office
7 12 (5.45%) Investment Banking
8 7 (3.18%) Law
9 6 (2.73%) Retail
9 6 (2.73%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.82%) International Banking
10 4 (1.82%) Spanish Language
11 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.91%) German Language
12 2 (0.91%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.91%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.91%) Marketing
12 2 (0.91%) Publishing
13 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 89 (40.45%) Analyst
2 61 (27.73%) Developer
3 22 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 21 (9.55%) VBA Developer
5 18 (8.18%) Applications Support
5 18 (8.18%) Consultant
5 18 (8.18%) Excel Developer
6 17 (7.73%) Data Analyst
7 16 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 16 (7.27%) Systems Analyst
8 15 (6.82%) SQL Analyst
9 14 (6.36%) Excel VBA Developer
10 13 (5.91%) Graduate
10 13 (5.91%) SQL Developer
10 13 (5.91%) Team Leader
11 11 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
11 11 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
11 11 (5.00%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.55%) .NET Developer
12 10 (4.55%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.00%) XML
2 24 (10.91%) .NET
3 17 (7.73%) MDX
3 17 (7.73%) Web Services
4 15 (6.82%) HTML
5 11 (5.00%) XML Messaging
6 10 (4.55%) CSS
7 9 (4.09%) SonicMQ
8 6 (2.73%) jQuery
8 6 (2.73%) SOAP
9 5 (2.27%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.82%) WPF
10 4 (1.82%) XSLT
11 3 (1.36%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.36%) JBoss Seam
11 3 (1.36%) JSON
11 3 (1.36%) REST
11 3 (1.36%) Task Parallel Library
11 3 (1.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 69 (31.36%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (17.73%) Computer Science
2 39 (17.73%) Mathematics
3 35 (15.91%) Management Information System
4 21 (9.55%) Derivative
5 17 (7.73%) Fixed Income
6 15 (6.82%) Economics
7 12 (5.45%) Equities
7 12 (5.45%) Statistics
8 11 (5.00%) Data Structures
8 11 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (3.64%) OTC Derivatives
9 8 (3.64%) Physics
10 6 (2.73%) Hedge funds
10 6 (2.73%) Visualisation
11 5 (2.27%) Data Conversion
11 5 (2.27%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.82%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.82%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.73%) Unix
2 13 (5.91%) Windows
3 9 (4.09%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.64%) Linux
5 5 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.18%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (15.00%) Data Analysis
3 31 (14.09%) Data Modelling
4 22 (10.00%) Analytics
5 19 (8.64%) Asset Management
6 18 (8.18%) Risk Management
7 17 (7.73%) Data Management
7 17 (7.73%) ITIL
8 16 (7.27%) Business Analysis
8 16 (7.27%) Data Cleansing
9 15 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (6.36%) ETL
10 14 (6.36%) Migration
11 13 (5.91%) Data Analytics
12 11 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
12 11 (5.00%) SDLC
12 11 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (5.00%) Statistical Modelling
13 10 (4.55%) UML
14 9 (4.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (71.82%) SQL
2 49 (22.27%) VB
3 46 (20.91%) C#
4 35 (15.91%) Java
5 30 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 25 (11.36%) Python
7 23 (10.45%) C++
8 22 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 19 (8.64%) VB6
10 12 (5.45%) Perl
11 11 (5.00%) VBScript
12 10 (4.55%) C
13 8 (3.64%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.27%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (1.36%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.36%) R
16 3 (1.36%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (29.55%) Degree
2 6 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.36%) ACCA
3 3 (1.36%) CIMA
3 3 (1.36%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.36%) PMP
4 2 (0.91%) AAT
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.45%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.27%) Data Quality
2 11 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.18%) QA
4 6 (2.73%) SSAE 16
5 5 (2.27%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.91%) SLA
7 1 (0.45%) EMIR
7 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.45%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) BladeLogic
1 2 (0.91%) Control-M
Vendors
1 59 (26.82%) Microsoft
2 40 (18.18%) Oracle
3 30 (13.64%) Cognos
4 29 (13.18%) Tableau
5 15 (6.82%) IBM
6 8 (3.64%) Sybase
7 7 (3.18%) Hyperion
7 7 (3.18%) Reuters
8 6 (2.73%) Bloomberg
8 6 (2.73%) OpenLink
8 6 (2.73%) Trayport
8 6 (2.73%) Vermilion
9 5 (2.27%) Concur
9 5 (2.27%) Google
9 5 (2.27%) Sun
10 4 (1.82%) Omniture
10 4 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.36%) Charles River
11 3 (1.36%) HP
11 3 (1.36%) StatPro
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