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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 128 158 111
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -47
Permanent jobs citing VBA 212 166 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.04% 1.60% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 2.96% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 200 150 228
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,450 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
5155 5612 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.55% 54.03% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4567 4855 5310
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 £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 301 (68.72%) SQL
2 211 (48.17%) Finance
3 136 (31.05%) SQL Server
4 123 (28.08%) MS Excel
5 112 (25.57%) Microsoft
6 107 (24.43%) C#
6 107 (24.43%) Degree
7 106 (24.20%) Front Office
8 102 (23.29%) .NET
9 89 (20.32%) Analytical Skills
10 79 (18.04%) T-SQL
11 73 (16.67%) Oracle
11 73 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 71 (16.21%) Analytics
13 70 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
14 66 (15.07%) Asset Management
15 63 (14.38%) Java
16 59 (13.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 57 (13.01%) Banking
18 56 (12.79%) Fixed Income
19 55 (12.56%) MS Office
20 54 (12.33%) VB
21 53 (12.10%) Derivative
22 49 (11.19%) SharePoint
22 49 (11.19%) ETL
23 48 (10.96%) Relational Database
24 47 (10.73%) Python
25 44 (10.05%) Data Analysis
26 41 (9.36%) Mathematics
26 41 (9.36%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 49 (11.19%) SharePoint
2 41 (9.36%) SAS
3 13 (2.97%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (2.28%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (1.83%) Apache Pig
6 7 (1.60%) IIS
7 5 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.68%) GemFire
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.68%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 123 (28.08%) MS Excel
2 55 (12.56%) MS Office
3 26 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (5.02%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.83%) SPSS
6 7 (1.60%) PowerPivot
7 6 (1.37%) LaTeX
8 4 (0.91%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.91%) InDesign
8 4 (0.91%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (4.34%) Cognos Planning
2 6 (1.37%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.14%) Endur
4 4 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.91%) Magento
5 3 (0.68%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 2 (0.46%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.46%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.23%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.23%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (1.83%) Amazon S3
2 8 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.83%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.14%) Internet
2 3 (0.68%) SAN
2 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.46%) VPN
3 2 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) Intranet
4 1 (0.23%) SMS
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (31.05%) SQL Server
2 73 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (13.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (10.96%) Relational Database
5 34 (7.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (7.31%) Crystal Reports
6 32 (7.31%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (4.11%) QlikView
9 17 (3.88%) MS Access
10 15 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (2.97%) MySQL
12 12 (2.74%) Star Schema
13 10 (2.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (2.28%) Oracle Database
14 9 (2.05%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (1.83%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.83%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 22 (5.02%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 20 (4.57%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.51%) NUnit
4 8 (1.83%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.83%) Yeoman
5 5 (1.14%) Subversion
6 4 (0.91%) JIRA
7 1 (0.23%) Maven
7 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.23%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.23%) Moq
General
1 211 (48.17%) Finance
2 106 (24.20%) Front Office
3 57 (13.01%) Banking
4 24 (5.48%) Marketing
5 21 (4.79%) Back Office
6 14 (3.20%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.97%) Advertising
8 10 (2.28%) Law
8 10 (2.28%) Legal
8 10 (2.28%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.60%) Retail
10 4 (0.91%) Billing
11 3 (0.68%) Publishing
11 3 (0.68%) Wholesale Banking
11 3 (0.68%) International Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 186 (42.47%) Developer
2 131 (29.91%) Analyst
3 49 (11.19%) Excel Developer
4 48 (10.96%) VBA Developer
5 33 (7.53%) Applications Support
6 29 (6.62%) Excel VBA Developer
7 26 (5.94%) Data Analyst
7 26 (5.94%) Consultant
7 26 (5.94%) Support Analyst
8 24 (5.48%) Business Analyst
9 21 (4.79%) Front Office Developer
10 20 (4.57%) SQL Developer
11 16 (3.65%) Systems Analyst
11 16 (3.65%) RAD Developer
12 15 (3.42%) C# Developer
12 15 (3.42%) Data Scientist
13 14 (3.20%) Architect
13 14 (3.20%) Quantitative Developer
14 13 (2.97%) Business Systems Analyst
14 13 (2.97%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (23.29%) .NET
2 38 (8.68%) ASP.NET
3 37 (8.45%) HTML
4 27 (6.16%) WPF
5 24 (5.48%) CSS
6 23 (5.25%) XML
7 21 (4.79%) jQuery
8 14 (3.20%) Ajax
9 13 (2.97%) Web Services
10 12 (2.74%) WCF
11 11 (2.51%) D3.js
11 11 (2.51%) Pandas
11 11 (2.51%) J2EE
11 11 (2.51%) SciPy
12 9 (2.05%) JDBC
13 8 (1.83%) .NET Framework
13 8 (1.83%) WinForms
13 8 (1.83%) Cascalog
13 8 (1.83%) Natural Language Processing
14 7 (1.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 89 (20.32%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (12.79%) Fixed Income
3 53 (12.10%) Derivative
4 41 (9.36%) Mathematics
5 40 (9.13%) Computer Science
6 38 (8.68%) Equities
7 30 (6.85%) Credit Risk
8 26 (5.94%) Management Information System
9 24 (5.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 23 (5.25%) Statistics
11 22 (5.02%) Visualisation
12 11 (2.51%) Market Risk
13 10 (2.28%) N-Tier
13 10 (2.28%) Hedge funds
14 9 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (2.05%) Algorithms
14 9 (2.05%) Credit Derivative
14 9 (2.05%) Contract for Difference
15 8 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (1.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.99%) Windows
2 28 (6.39%) UNIX
3 24 (5.48%) Linux
4 7 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (16.21%) Analytics
2 70 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (15.07%) Asset Management
4 49 (11.19%) ETL
5 44 (10.05%) Data Analysis
6 37 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (7.99%) RAD
8 32 (7.31%) Investment Management
9 30 (6.85%) Risk Management
10 24 (5.48%) Workflow
10 24 (5.48%) Data Management
10 24 (5.48%) Business Analysis
11 22 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (4.57%) OO
13 19 (4.34%) Project Management
13 19 (4.34%) ITIL
14 18 (4.11%) Validation
15 17 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (3.88%) Time Management
16 16 (3.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 301 (68.72%) SQL
2 107 (24.43%) C#
3 79 (18.04%) T-SQL
4 63 (14.38%) Java
5 54 (12.33%) VB
6 47 (10.73%) Python
7 36 (8.22%) C++
8 33 (7.53%) JavaScript
9 29 (6.62%) R
10 22 (5.02%) Perl
11 21 (4.79%) PHP
12 19 (4.34%) VB.NET
13 12 (2.74%) MATLAB
13 12 (2.74%) VB6
14 10 (2.28%) XPath
14 10 (2.28%) PowerShell
14 10 (2.28%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.83%) Clojure
16 7 (1.60%) VBScript
16 7 (1.60%) C
Qualifications
1 107 (24.43%) Degree
2 5 (1.14%) PhD
2 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.91%) NVQ Level 3
3 4 (0.91%) VCP4
4 2 (0.46%) MCSA
4 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.46%) CFA
4 2 (0.46%) MCP
4 2 (0.46%) MCSD
5 1 (0.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.51%) QA
2 4 (0.91%) Solvency II
2 4 (0.91%) SLA
3 3 (0.68%) COBIT
3 3 (0.68%) Basel III
3 3 (0.68%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) EMIR
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
4 1 (0.23%) Basel II
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (1.83%) VirtualBox
2 7 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.46%) XenApp
4 2 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.83%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.91%) Control-M
3 2 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 112 (25.57%) Microsoft
2 73 (16.67%) Oracle
3 28 (6.39%) Cognos
4 23 (5.25%) Business Objects
5 18 (4.11%) Vermilion
6 15 (3.42%) Tableau
7 11 (2.51%) Sybase
8 10 (2.28%) Bloomberg
9 7 (1.60%) Facebook
9 7 (1.60%) Twitter
9 7 (1.60%) VMware
10 6 (1.37%) TIBCO
10 6 (1.37%) Reuters
10 6 (1.37%) Google
10 6 (1.37%) Birst
11 5 (1.14%) Eloqua
11 5 (1.14%) Siebel
12 4 (0.91%) Remedy
12 4 (0.91%) Adobe
12 4 (0.91%) LexisNexis
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, bonus
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
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