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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 184 144 135
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 49 128 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 1.85% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 3.33% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 105 204
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,900 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £105,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
3145 3839 5473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.59% 55.52% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2886 3461 4892
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £85,000
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 97 (64.67%) SQL
2 86 (57.33%) Finance
3 60 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 55 (36.67%) C#
5 48 (32.00%) MS Excel
6 43 (28.67%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (26.00%) Front Office
8 35 (23.33%) .NET
9 33 (22.00%) Tableau
10 30 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 30 (20.00%) Asset Management
11 29 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (17.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (17.33%) Mathematics
13 25 (16.67%) Degree
13 25 (16.67%) VB
13 25 (16.67%) Web Services
14 24 (16.00%) T-SQL
14 24 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (14.67%) Data Analysis
15 22 (14.67%) Java
15 22 (14.67%) Oracle
16 21 (14.00%) Python
16 21 (14.00%) Banking
17 20 (13.33%) TDD
18 19 (12.67%) WCF
18 19 (12.67%) WPF
18 19 (12.67%) JSON
18 19 (12.67%) SOA
18 19 (12.67%) MS Office

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 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.00%) IIS
2 3 (2.00%) JBoss
2 3 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.00%) SAS
2 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.67%) MS Office
3 12 (8.00%) MS Project
4 7 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.33%) HFM
2 2 (1.33%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.67%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.67%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (2.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (2.00%) DEFINITY
1 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.00%) Wireless
2 2 (1.33%) LDAP
3 1 (0.67%) DHCP
3 1 (0.67%) DNS
3 1 (0.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (8.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 12 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (7.33%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (7.33%) Power BI
7 11 (7.33%) PowerPivot
7 11 (7.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (6.00%) MS Access
10 7 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (4.67%) QlikView
11 4 (2.67%) Big Data
12 3 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.00%) JIRA
3 4 (2.67%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.33%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 86 (57.33%) Finance
2 39 (26.00%) Front Office
3 21 (14.00%) Banking
4 18 (12.00%) Back Office
5 17 (11.33%) Legal
6 11 (7.33%) Billing
7 8 (5.33%) Investment Banking
8 7 (4.67%) Advertising
9 6 (4.00%) Law
10 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
11 4 (2.67%) Retail
12 3 (2.00%) Financial Institution
13 2 (1.33%) Marketing
14 1 (0.67%) Electronics
14 1 (0.67%) International Banking
14 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (36.00%) Developer
2 49 (32.67%) Analyst
3 23 (15.33%) .NET Developer
4 21 (14.00%) Consultant
5 19 (12.67%) Business Analyst
6 18 (12.00%) Team Leader
7 14 (9.33%) C# Developer
8 11 (7.33%) Business Consultant
8 11 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (7.33%) VBA Developer
9 10 (6.67%) .NET Team Leader
9 10 (6.67%) Applications Support
9 10 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
9 10 (6.67%) Lead Developer
9 10 (6.67%) SQL Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Data Analyst
11 8 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
12 7 (4.67%) Performance Consultant
12 7 (4.67%) SQL Analyst
12 7 (4.67%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.33%) .NET
2 25 (16.67%) Web Services
3 19 (12.67%) JSON
3 19 (12.67%) REST
3 19 (12.67%) WCF
3 19 (12.67%) WPF
4 15 (10.00%) XML
5 11 (7.33%) MDX
5 11 (7.33%) Task Parallel Library
6 6 (4.00%) CSS
6 6 (4.00%) jQuery
6 6 (4.00%) SOAP
7 5 (3.33%) HTML
8 3 (2.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.00%) Java EE 5
8 3 (2.00%) JBoss Seam
8 3 (2.00%) Middleware
8 3 (2.00%) Spring
8 3 (2.00%) XML Messaging
8 3 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (17.33%) Mathematics
3 16 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 16 (10.67%) Management Information System
4 14 (9.33%) Fintech
5 13 (8.67%) Fixed Income
6 12 (8.00%) Physics
7 9 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (5.33%) Derivative
9 7 (4.67%) Virtual Team
9 7 (4.67%) Visualisation
10 6 (4.00%) Data Conversion
10 6 (4.00%) Economics
10 6 (4.00%) Equities
10 6 (4.00%) Statistics
11 5 (3.33%) Hedge funds
12 4 (2.67%) Contract for Difference
12 4 (2.67%) Spread Betting
13 3 (2.00%) Clustering
13 3 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.33%) Windows
2 8 (5.33%) Unix
3 7 (4.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.67%) Linux
5 3 (2.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.67%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 22 (14.67%) Data Analysis
4 20 (13.33%) TDD
5 19 (12.67%) MVVM
5 19 (12.67%) SOA
6 18 (12.00%) Analytics
7 16 (10.67%) Risk Management
8 15 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (9.33%) Data Management
9 14 (9.33%) Data Modelling
10 13 (8.67%) Business Analysis
10 13 (8.67%) Data Analytics
10 13 (8.67%) Data Cleansing
11 12 (8.00%) Requirements Management
12 11 (7.33%) Fund Management
12 11 (7.33%) Multithreading
13 8 (5.33%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (5.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 97 (64.67%) SQL
2 55 (36.67%) C#
3 25 (16.67%) VB
4 24 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 22 (14.67%) Java
6 21 (14.00%) Python
7 16 (10.67%) JavaScript
8 12 (8.00%) C++
9 7 (4.67%) C
10 6 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.00%) VB6
11 5 (3.33%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.67%) Perl
13 3 (2.00%) R
14 2 (1.33%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.33%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.67%) Delphi
15 1 (0.67%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 25 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.00%) PMP
4 1 (0.67%) AAT
4 1 (0.67%) ACCA
4 1 (0.67%) CIMA
4 1 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.00%) QA
2 11 (7.33%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.67%) SLA
5 1 (0.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (12.67%) Docker
2 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.33%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.33%) Control-M
2 2 (1.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (22.00%) Tableau
2 30 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (14.67%) Oracle
4 12 (8.00%) BISAM
4 12 (8.00%) Cognos
4 12 (8.00%) StatPro
5 8 (5.33%) Sybase
6 6 (4.00%) Charles River
6 6 (4.00%) Concur
6 6 (4.00%) Sun
6 6 (4.00%) Vermilion
7 5 (3.33%) Bloomberg
8 4 (2.67%) Google
8 4 (2.67%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.67%) Reuters
9 3 (2.00%) Apple
9 3 (2.00%) Cisco
9 3 (2.00%) HP
9 3 (2.00%) Laserfiche
9 3 (2.00%) Red Hat
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Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago