The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 139 101 121
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Permanent jobs citing VBA 238 304 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.88% 2.58% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.55% 4.75% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 204 263 261
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,600 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6700 6402 7385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.93% 54.43% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5794 5683 6920
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBA
London

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 18 April 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 301 (77.58%) SQL
2 230 (59.28%) Finance
3 140 (36.08%) C#
4 134 (34.54%) .NET
5 116 (29.90%) Front Office
6 112 (28.87%) SQL Server
6 112 (28.87%) MS Excel
7 95 (24.48%) Banking
8 86 (22.16%) Degree
9 79 (20.36%) Java
10 78 (20.10%) Microsoft
11 74 (19.07%) Oracle
12 72 (18.56%) VB
13 69 (17.78%) T-SQL
14 65 (16.75%) Windows
15 58 (14.95%) Derivative
16 57 (14.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 56 (14.43%) UNIX
18 53 (13.66%) MS Office
19 50 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 50 (12.89%) C++
20 45 (11.60%) Computer Science
21 44 (11.34%) Mathematics
21 44 (11.34%) HTML
22 41 (10.57%) MS Access
22 41 (10.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 40 (10.31%) XML
23 40 (10.31%) Analytics
24 35 (9.02%) ASP.NET
25 33 (8.51%) Equities

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 21 (5.41%) IIS
2 19 (4.90%) SAS
3 13 (3.35%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.52%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.26%) CMS
6 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.26%) GemFire
Applications
1 112 (28.87%) MS Excel
2 53 (13.66%) MS Office
3 13 (3.35%) SPSS
3 13 (3.35%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.55%) XMetaL
6 4 (1.03%) MS Project
7 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.84%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.03%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.52%) Investran
3 2 (0.52%) HFM
4 1 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics SL
4 1 (0.26%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.26%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.80%) SAN
2 6 (1.55%) Internet
3 3 (0.77%) FTP
3 3 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.52%) Intranet
4 2 (0.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (28.87%) SQL Server
2 57 (14.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (10.57%) MS Access
5 32 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (5.41%) Data Mining
8 20 (5.15%) QlikView
9 15 (3.87%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (2.06%) Oracle Database
12 8 (2.06%) OLAP
13 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.55%) MarkLogic
14 6 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (1.29%) SQLPlus
15 5 (1.29%) Oracle OLAP
16 4 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
16 4 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (2.32%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.77%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.77%) JIRA
3 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.52%) NUnit
4 2 (0.52%) Subversion
4 2 (0.52%) Toad
4 2 (0.52%) Ant
4 2 (0.52%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.26%) JUnit
5 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.26%) Maven
5 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
General
1 230 (59.28%) Finance
2 116 (29.90%) Front Office
3 95 (24.48%) Banking
4 25 (6.44%) Investment Banking
5 21 (5.41%) Financial Institution
6 20 (5.15%) Legal
7 11 (2.84%) Advertising
7 11 (2.84%) Retail
8 10 (2.58%) Marketing
8 10 (2.58%) Law
9 9 (2.32%) Back Office
10 7 (1.80%) Publishing
11 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.77%) Billing
12 2 (0.52%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.26%) Games
13 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.26%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 180 (46.39%) Developer
2 108 (27.84%) Analyst
3 52 (13.40%) Excel Developer
4 43 (11.08%) Applications Support
5 37 (9.54%) VBA Developer
6 34 (8.76%) C# Developer
7 28 (7.22%) Data Analyst
8 27 (6.96%) Support Analyst
9 25 (6.44%) SQL Developer
10 24 (6.19%) Junior
11 23 (5.93%) Front Office Developer
11 23 (5.93%) Excel VBA Developer
12 20 (5.15%) .NET Developer
13 19 (4.90%) Junior Developer
14 15 (3.87%) Consultant
14 15 (3.87%) Programmer
14 15 (3.87%) Applications Support Analyst
15 14 (3.61%) Graduate
16 11 (2.84%) Business Analyst
16 11 (2.84%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (34.54%) .NET
2 44 (11.34%) HTML
3 40 (10.31%) XML
4 35 (9.02%) ASP.NET
5 21 (5.41%) WPF
6 20 (5.15%) .NET Framework
6 20 (5.15%) CSS
7 13 (3.35%) J2EE
8 12 (3.09%) XSL
9 10 (2.58%) Ajax
10 9 (2.32%) WinForms
10 9 (2.32%) XSLT
10 9 (2.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (2.06%) WCF
11 8 (2.06%) ADO
12 7 (1.80%) Web Services
12 7 (1.80%) XHTML
12 7 (1.80%) jQuery
13 6 (1.55%) MDX
13 6 (1.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.95%) Derivative
2 45 (11.60%) Computer Science
3 44 (11.34%) Mathematics
4 41 (10.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 33 (8.51%) Equities
6 27 (6.96%) Fixed Income
7 22 (5.67%) Market Risk
8 18 (4.64%) Hedge funds
9 17 (4.38%) Statistics
10 15 (3.87%) Management Information System
11 12 (3.09%) Visualisation
12 9 (2.32%) Physics
12 9 (2.32%) Equity Derivative
13 8 (2.06%) CMDB
14 7 (1.80%) Neural Network
15 6 (1.55%) Semantic Web
15 6 (1.55%) Ontologies
15 6 (1.55%) Economics
15 6 (1.55%) Client/Server
15 6 (1.55%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 65 (16.75%) Windows
2 56 (14.43%) UNIX
3 28 (7.22%) Linux
4 10 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.77%) Solaris
5 3 (0.77%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (10.31%) Analytics
2 33 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (7.73%) Investment Management
4 27 (6.96%) ITIL
5 25 (6.44%) Business Analysis
6 24 (6.19%) ETL
7 23 (5.93%) Data Analysis
8 22 (5.67%) Asset Management
8 22 (5.67%) Data Management
8 22 (5.67%) RAD
9 20 (5.15%) OO
10 19 (4.90%) Risk Management
10 19 (4.90%) Project Management
11 17 (4.38%) Migration
11 17 (4.38%) Data Modelling
12 16 (4.12%) CRM
13 12 (3.09%) Software Engineering
13 12 (3.09%) Service Management
13 12 (3.09%) MVC
13 12 (3.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 301 (77.58%) SQL
2 140 (36.08%) C#
3 79 (20.36%) Java
4 72 (18.56%) VB
5 69 (17.78%) T-SQL
6 50 (12.89%) C++
7 32 (8.25%) VB.NET
8 25 (6.44%) JavaScript
9 22 (5.67%) Python
10 20 (5.15%) Shell Script
11 19 (4.90%) VBScript
12 17 (4.38%) Perl
13 16 (4.12%) VB6
14 14 (3.61%) PL/SQL
15 13 (3.35%) PowerShell
16 10 (2.58%) MATLAB
17 8 (2.06%) R
17 8 (2.06%) C
18 7 (1.80%) PHP
19 3 (0.77%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 86 (22.16%) Degree
2 5 (1.29%) MBA
3 3 (0.77%) CITP
4 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) MCTS
4 2 (0.52%) CFA
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.26%) ACCA
5 1 (0.26%) CIMA
5 1 (0.26%) PhD
5 1 (0.26%) MCSD
5 1 (0.26%) CCNA
5 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.06%) Data Quality
1 8 (2.06%) QA
2 6 (1.55%) Solvency II
2 6 (1.55%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) COBIT
3 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.26%) EMIR
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (1.80%) Control-M
2 3 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.52%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.26%) WMI
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 78 (20.10%) Microsoft
2 74 (19.07%) Oracle
3 23 (5.93%) Cognos
4 16 (4.12%) Business Objects
4 16 (4.12%) Bloomberg
5 13 (3.35%) Tableau
6 12 (3.09%) Reuters
7 11 (2.84%) Charles River
7 11 (2.84%) thinkFolio
8 10 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.58%) VMware
9 9 (2.32%) FactSet
10 8 (2.06%) Sybase
10 8 (2.06%) Citrix
11 5 (1.29%) HP
11 5 (1.29%) EMC
11 5 (1.29%) Hitachi
12 4 (1.03%) Informatica
12 4 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (1.03%) SAP
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + flexible benefits, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health et
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000-50000 + Bouns+Health care+life insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Stott and May
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 11 days ago