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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 138 191 164
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -27
Permanent jobs citing VBA 118 130 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.81% 1.29% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.20% 2.54% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 110 120 188
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
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
3692 5120 6698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.61% 50.97% 52.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3396 4530 5826
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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.

1 170 (77.27%) SQL
2 98 (44.55%) Finance
3 81 (36.82%) MS Excel
4 73 (33.18%) SQL Server
5 72 (32.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (29.55%) Degree
7 61 (27.73%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (24.55%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (22.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 47 (21.36%) Microsoft
10 47 (21.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 44 (20.00%) Management Information System
12 41 (18.64%) VB
13 40 (18.18%) Cognos
14 39 (17.73%) C#
15 35 (15.91%) Computer Science
16 34 (15.45%) Oracle
16 34 (15.45%) IBM
16 34 (15.45%) Analytics
17 33 (15.00%) .NET
17 33 (15.00%) SAS
17 33 (15.00%) Cognos TM1
18 31 (14.09%) XML
19 30 (13.64%) T-SQL
19 30 (13.64%) Data Analysis
19 30 (13.64%) Cognos Planning
20 27 (12.27%) Data Quality
21 26 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (11.82%) Mathematics
22 24 (10.91%) Banking

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 33 (15.00%) SAS
2 13 (5.91%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.09%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.82%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.36%) IIS
6 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 81 (36.82%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.73%) MS Office
3 8 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.91%) MS Project
5 2 (0.91%) XMetaL
6 1 (0.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (15.00%) Cognos TM1
2 30 (13.64%) Cognos Planning
3 4 (1.82%) HFM
4 3 (1.36%) Summit
5 2 (0.91%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.91%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.91%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.91%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) Intranet
1 1 (0.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (33.18%) SQL Server
2 72 (32.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (22.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (21.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (10.45%) Relational Database
7 19 (8.64%) QlikView
8 17 (7.73%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (5.91%) PowerPivot
10 13 (5.91%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (5.00%) Big Data
11 11 (5.00%) Hadoop
11 11 (5.00%) MS Access
11 11 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (4.09%) Oracle Database
12 9 (4.09%) SQLPlus
13 7 (3.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (2.27%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.73%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.73%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.82%) NUnit
3 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 98 (44.55%) Finance
2 24 (10.91%) Banking
3 20 (9.09%) Advertising
4 15 (6.82%) Front Office
4 15 (6.82%) Legal
5 10 (4.55%) Billing
5 10 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.64%) Marketing
6 8 (3.64%) Retail
7 7 (3.18%) Law
8 6 (2.73%) Spanish Language
9 5 (2.27%) German Language
9 5 (2.27%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (2.27%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.82%) Back Office
10 4 (1.82%) Publishing
11 1 (0.45%) International Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 110 (50.00%) Analyst
2 75 (34.09%) Developer
3 32 (14.55%) Systems Analyst
4 29 (13.18%) VBA Developer
5 25 (11.36%) Business Systems Analyst
6 24 (10.91%) SQL Developer
7 23 (10.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 23 (10.45%) Excel Developer
8 21 (9.55%) Actuarial Analyst
9 20 (9.09%) Excel VBA Developer
9 20 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
10 18 (8.18%) Data Analyst
11 15 (6.82%) Applications Support
11 15 (6.82%) Excel Analyst
12 14 (6.36%) Business Analyst
12 14 (6.36%) SSIS Developer
12 14 (6.36%) Support Analyst
13 13 (5.91%) Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (5.91%) SSRS Developer
14 12 (5.45%) TM1 Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.00%) .NET
2 31 (14.09%) XML
3 19 (8.64%) HTML
4 13 (5.91%) Web Services
5 10 (4.55%) CSS
6 9 (4.09%) MDX
6 9 (4.09%) SonicMQ
6 9 (4.09%) XML Messaging
7 7 (3.18%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.82%) Ajax
8 4 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (1.82%) DHTML
8 4 (1.82%) jQuery
8 4 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (1.82%) WCF
8 4 (1.82%) XForms
8 4 (1.82%) XSL
9 3 (1.36%) PostGIS
10 2 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 61 (27.73%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 35 (15.91%) Computer Science
4 26 (11.82%) Mathematics
5 16 (7.27%) Derivative
6 14 (6.36%) Statistics
7 13 (5.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (5.45%) Fixed Income
9 11 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
10 10 (4.55%) Economics
10 10 (4.55%) Equities
11 9 (4.09%) OTC Derivatives
12 7 (3.18%) Data Structures
13 6 (2.73%) Physics
14 5 (2.27%) Algorithms
15 4 (1.82%) Data Integration
15 4 (1.82%) Hedge funds
15 4 (1.82%) Market Risk
15 4 (1.82%) Swaptions
15 4 (1.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.91%) Linux
1 13 (5.91%) Unix
2 10 (4.55%) Windows
3 6 (2.73%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.55%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (15.45%) Analytics
3 30 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 18 (8.18%) Data Modelling
4 18 (8.18%) ITIL
5 14 (6.36%) Kimball Methodology
6 13 (5.91%) Business Analysis
6 13 (5.91%) Data Management
7 12 (5.45%) Risk Management
8 11 (5.00%) Data Protection
8 11 (5.00%) Migration
9 10 (4.55%) Data Analytics
10 9 (4.09%) Investment Management
10 9 (4.09%) Project Management
11 8 (3.64%) Asset Management
11 8 (3.64%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (3.64%) ETL
11 8 (3.64%) OO
11 8 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 170 (77.27%) SQL
2 41 (18.64%) VB
3 39 (17.73%) C#
4 30 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 18 (8.18%) Java
6 17 (7.73%) C++
6 17 (7.73%) Python
7 15 (6.82%) VB6
8 14 (6.36%) JavaScript
9 13 (5.91%) Perl
9 13 (5.91%) VBScript
10 12 (5.45%) R
11 7 (3.18%) MATLAB
12 6 (2.73%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.27%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.27%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.82%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.82%) XPath
15 2 (0.91%) RPG
15 2 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (29.55%) Degree
2 6 (2.73%) PhD
3 5 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.91%) ACCA
4 2 (0.91%) CIMA
4 2 (0.91%) MOS
4 2 (0.91%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.27%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.18%) Solvency II
4 6 (2.73%) SSAE 16
5 3 (1.36%) SLA
6 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.45%) EMIR
7 1 (0.45%) MiFID
7 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 40 (18.18%) Cognos
3 34 (15.45%) IBM
3 34 (15.45%) Oracle
4 20 (9.09%) Tableau
5 8 (3.64%) Bloomberg
6 6 (2.73%) OpenLink
6 6 (2.73%) Reuters
6 6 (2.73%) Trayport
7 5 (2.27%) Sun
8 4 (1.82%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.36%) Calypso
9 3 (1.36%) Mapinfo
9 3 (1.36%) Murex
9 3 (1.36%) Wall Street Systems
10 2 (0.91%) Charles River
10 2 (0.91%) CQG
10 2 (0.91%) iManage
10 2 (0.91%) LexisNexis
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