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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 162 134 124
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBA 156 252 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.50% 1.99% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.88% 3.78% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 131 202 222
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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
5425 6671 6576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.33% 52.72% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4803 5796 5860
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 200 (57.80%) SQL
2 143 (41.33%) Finance
3 104 (30.06%) SQL Server
4 98 (28.32%) Degree
5 95 (27.46%) MS Excel
6 90 (26.01%) Microsoft
7 87 (25.14%) C#
8 79 (22.83%) Front Office
9 72 (20.81%) .NET
10 65 (18.79%) Derivative
11 63 (18.21%) Windows
12 61 (17.63%) Banking
13 57 (16.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 54 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
15 53 (15.32%) C++
16 47 (13.58%) Oracle
16 47 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
17 46 (13.29%) MS Office
18 44 (12.72%) Analytics
18 44 (12.72%) RAD
19 42 (12.14%) T-SQL
20 40 (11.56%) Mathematics
21 38 (10.98%) Java
21 38 (10.98%) Python
22 37 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 35 (10.12%) Computer Science
23 35 (10.12%) VB
24 34 (9.83%) Data Analysis
25 29 (8.38%) ASP.NET
25 29 (8.38%) SDLC

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.49%) SAS
3 10 (2.89%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.45%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.16%) WorkSite
5 4 (1.16%) IIS
6 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.29%) CMS
7 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.29%) GemFire
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 95 (27.46%) MS Excel
2 46 (13.29%) MS Office
3 17 (4.91%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.16%) Fireworks
5 4 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.16%) InDesign
5 4 (1.16%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.87%) SPSS
6 3 (0.87%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.58%) LaTeX
7 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.47%) Cognos Planning
2 4 (1.16%) Advent Geneva
2 4 (1.16%) Magento
3 3 (0.87%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.58%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (0.58%) HFM
4 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.29%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.29%) Endur
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.29%) Summit
5 1 (0.29%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.45%) Amazon S3
1 5 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.58%) Firewall
2 1 (0.29%) VLAN
2 1 (0.29%) NAS
2 1 (0.29%) WebEx
2 1 (0.29%) LAN
2 1 (0.29%) SMS
2 1 (0.29%) WAN
2 1 (0.29%) DHCP
2 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.29%) VPN
2 1 (0.29%) DNS
2 1 (0.29%) SSL
2 1 (0.29%) SAN
2 1 (0.29%) Intranet
2 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (30.06%) SQL Server
2 57 (16.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (7.80%) Crystal Reports
5 26 (7.51%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (5.20%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (3.76%) MS Access
10 9 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (2.60%) Xcelsius
10 9 (2.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 8 (2.31%) QlikView
12 7 (2.02%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.73%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.45%) Mahout
14 5 (1.45%) Hadoop
14 5 (1.45%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 22 (6.36%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.34%) Subversion
3 7 (2.02%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 6 (1.73%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.45%) Yeoman
6 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.29%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.29%) NUnit
8 1 (0.29%) JIRA
8 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 143 (41.33%) Finance
2 79 (22.83%) Front Office
3 61 (17.63%) Banking
4 17 (4.91%) Retail
4 17 (4.91%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.34%) Marketing
5 15 (4.34%) Back Office
6 11 (3.18%) Wholesale Banking
7 6 (1.73%) Legal
7 6 (1.73%) Advertising
8 5 (1.45%) Law
8 5 (1.45%) Mandarin Language
9 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.58%) Billing
11 1 (0.29%) German Language
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 164 (47.40%) Developer
2 113 (32.66%) Analyst
3 57 (16.47%) VBA Developer
4 55 (15.90%) Excel Developer
5 46 (13.29%) Excel VBA Developer
6 40 (11.56%) Support Analyst
7 38 (10.98%) RAD Developer
8 33 (9.54%) Quantitative Developer
9 20 (5.78%) Data Analyst
10 19 (5.49%) Applications Support
10 19 (5.49%) Business Analyst
11 18 (5.20%) C# Developer
12 16 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
13 14 (4.05%) Applications Support Analyst
13 14 (4.05%) IT Support
13 14 (4.05%) C++ Quantitative Developer
14 13 (3.76%) Consultant
15 10 (2.89%) Business Systems Analyst
15 10 (2.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (20.81%) .NET
2 29 (8.38%) ASP.NET
3 24 (6.94%) HTML
4 13 (3.76%) CSS
4 13 (3.76%) XML
5 10 (2.89%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.60%) ActiveX
6 9 (2.60%) J2EE
7 8 (2.31%) WinForms
7 8 (2.31%) SciPy
7 8 (2.31%) D3.js
7 8 (2.31%) Pandas
8 7 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (1.73%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (1.45%) Cascalog
10 5 (1.45%) scikit-learn
10 5 (1.45%) WPF
10 5 (1.45%) jQuery
10 5 (1.45%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.79%) Derivative
2 54 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (11.56%) Mathematics
4 35 (10.12%) Computer Science
5 26 (7.51%) Management Information System
5 26 (7.51%) Fixed Income
6 23 (6.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (5.20%) Statistics
8 16 (4.62%) Visualisation
9 14 (4.05%) Equities
10 10 (2.89%) Credit Risk
11 8 (2.31%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (2.31%) Hedge funds
11 8 (2.31%) Credit Derivative
12 6 (1.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 6 (1.73%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.73%) Physics
13 5 (1.45%) Market Risk
13 5 (1.45%) SWIFT
13 5 (1.45%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 63 (18.21%) Windows
2 25 (7.23%) UNIX
3 23 (6.65%) Linux
4 10 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (12.72%) RAD
2 44 (12.72%) Analytics
3 34 (9.83%) Data Analysis
4 29 (8.38%) SDLC
5 27 (7.80%) Risk Management
6 25 (7.23%) Investment Management
7 23 (6.65%) Asset Management
8 22 (6.36%) Business Analysis
8 22 (6.36%) ITIL
8 22 (6.36%) ETL
9 20 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (5.20%) MVC
11 17 (4.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (4.34%) CRM
12 15 (4.34%) Time Management
13 13 (3.76%) Data Modelling
13 13 (3.76%) Refactoring
14 12 (3.47%) Migration
14 12 (3.47%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 200 (57.80%) SQL
2 87 (25.14%) C#
3 53 (15.32%) C++
4 42 (12.14%) T-SQL
5 38 (10.98%) Java
5 38 (10.98%) Python
6 35 (10.12%) VB
7 22 (6.36%) R
8 18 (5.20%) JavaScript
9 11 (3.18%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.18%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.89%) Perl
10 10 (2.89%) VBScript
10 10 (2.89%) C
11 8 (2.31%) PHP
11 8 (2.31%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.02%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.73%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.45%) Clojure
15 3 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 98 (28.32%) Degree
2 20 (5.78%) PhD
3 12 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.45%) MCSE
5 4 (1.16%) CISA
5 4 (1.16%) CISM
6 3 (0.87%) MCSA
6 3 (0.87%) MCP
6 3 (0.87%) MCSD
6 3 (0.87%) ISEB
6 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.58%) MBA
7 2 (0.58%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (0.58%) CFA
7 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.29%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (3.47%) SLA
3 9 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.60%) COBIT
4 7 (2.02%) QA
5 4 (1.16%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.60%) XenDesktop
3 6 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.45%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.16%) XenApp
6 2 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (2.60%) AirWatch
2 5 (1.45%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.16%) ARCserve
4 2 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.58%) Control-M
5 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 90 (26.01%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.58%) Oracle
3 21 (6.07%) Sybase
4 18 (5.20%) Business Objects
5 14 (4.05%) Citrix
6 13 (3.76%) Cognos
7 10 (2.89%) Cisco
7 10 (2.89%) SAP
7 10 (2.89%) VMware
8 9 (2.60%) Tableau
9 7 (2.02%) Bloomberg
10 6 (1.73%) HP
11 5 (1.45%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.45%) Adobe
12 4 (1.16%) Vermilion
12 4 (1.16%) Advent
13 3 (0.87%) Cerillion
13 3 (0.87%) StatPro
13 3 (0.87%) McAfee
13 3 (0.87%) Reuters
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I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £300 - £305 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Bond Mckenzie
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum PLUS BONUS AND BENEFITS
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Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch
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Posted: 22 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago