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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 118 131 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -44
Permanent jobs citing VBA 264 237 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.19% 1.96% 3.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.20% 3.50% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 221 214 381
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
6282 6777 7137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.16% 55.92% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5443 6123 6653
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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.

1 337 (68.78%) SQL
2 283 (57.76%) Finance
3 176 (35.92%) SQL Server
4 171 (34.90%) C#
5 169 (34.49%) MS Excel
6 161 (32.86%) .NET
7 114 (23.27%) Degree
8 111 (22.65%) Microsoft
9 108 (22.04%) Front Office
10 105 (21.43%) Java
11 85 (17.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 84 (17.14%) Banking
12 84 (17.14%) Oracle
13 74 (15.10%) C++
14 72 (14.69%) VB
15 71 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 66 (13.47%) HTML
16 66 (13.47%) XML
17 64 (13.06%) T-SQL
17 64 (13.06%) Analytics
18 62 (12.65%) MS Office
19 61 (12.45%) Windows
20 60 (12.24%) Relational Database
21 57 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
22 54 (11.02%) VB.NET
23 52 (10.61%) Asset Management
23 52 (10.61%) Derivative
23 52 (10.61%) Investment Management
24 49 (10.00%) Mathematics
25 47 (9.59%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.33%) SAS
3 20 (4.08%) IIS
4 10 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (1.84%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.61%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.20%) phpBB
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.20%) WordPress
11 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.20%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 169 (34.49%) MS Excel
2 62 (12.65%) MS Office
3 30 (6.12%) Spreadsheet
4 29 (5.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (4.29%) SPSS
6 15 (3.06%) XMetaL
7 7 (1.43%) LaTeX
8 3 (0.61%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.61%) MS Project
9 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (3.47%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.02%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.41%) Loan IQ
3 2 (0.41%) assyst
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.20%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 1 (0.20%) Advent Moxy
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.20%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics SL
4 1 (0.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.61%) Office 365
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.20%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.84%) IMAP
2 9 (1.84%) POP3
3 6 (1.22%) SAN
3 6 (1.22%) Internet
4 5 (1.02%) Unified Communications
4 5 (1.02%) Intranet
5 4 (0.82%) Firewall
6 3 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.41%) Broadband
7 2 (0.41%) VPN
7 2 (0.41%) FTP
7 2 (0.41%) Extranet
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.20%) HTTP
8 1 (0.20%) SNMP
8 1 (0.20%) DHCP
8 1 (0.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (35.92%) SQL Server
2 85 (17.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (12.24%) Relational Database
5 43 (8.78%) MS Access
6 39 (7.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 35 (7.14%) QlikView
8 30 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (5.31%) Data Mining
11 24 (4.90%) Crystal Reports
12 23 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (3.06%) MarkLogic
14 8 (1.63%) Big Data
15 6 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (1.22%) MySQL
15 6 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.82%) DB2
17 3 (0.61%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 25 (5.10%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (2.45%) NUnit
4 10 (2.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 7 (1.43%) JIRA
6 6 (1.22%) Subversion
6 6 (1.22%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.61%) TortoiseSVN
9 3 (0.61%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.61%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.61%) Ant
9 3 (0.61%) JUnit
10 2 (0.41%) Toad
10 2 (0.41%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.41%) Moq
11 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.20%) Yeoman
General
1 283 (57.76%) Finance
2 108 (22.04%) Front Office
3 84 (17.14%) Banking
4 27 (5.51%) Investment Banking
5 25 (5.10%) Marketing
6 23 (4.69%) Back Office
7 20 (4.08%) Financial Institution
8 18 (3.67%) Advertising
9 17 (3.47%) Publishing
10 11 (2.24%) Retail
11 9 (1.84%) Legal
12 5 (1.02%) Law
13 4 (0.82%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.61%) Japanese Language
14 3 (0.61%) Billing
15 2 (0.41%) German Language
16 1 (0.20%) French Language
16 1 (0.20%) International Banking
16 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (43.88%) Developer
2 141 (28.78%) Analyst
3 51 (10.41%) Applications Support
4 50 (10.20%) Excel Developer
5 43 (8.78%) VBA Developer
6 37 (7.55%) Data Analyst
7 32 (6.53%) Junior
8 29 (5.92%) Excel VBA Developer
8 29 (5.92%) Junior Developer
8 29 (5.92%) C# Developer
9 28 (5.71%) Support Analyst
10 26 (5.31%) Senior Analyst
11 22 (4.49%) .NET Developer
12 18 (3.67%) Data Scientist
12 18 (3.67%) Senior Developer
12 18 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
12 18 (3.67%) Systems Developer
13 17 (3.47%) Business Analyst
14 16 (3.27%) SQL Developer
15 15 (3.06%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (32.86%) .NET
2 66 (13.47%) HTML
2 66 (13.47%) XML
3 43 (8.78%) ASP.NET
4 32 (6.53%) CSS
5 23 (4.69%) WPF
6 21 (4.29%) XSLT
7 20 (4.08%) .NET Framework
8 17 (3.47%) XSL
8 17 (3.47%) XHTML
9 15 (3.06%) XML Schema
9 15 (3.06%) Web Services
10 14 (2.86%) WCF
11 12 (2.45%) jQuery
12 11 (2.24%) Ajax
13 9 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (1.84%) Spring
13 9 (1.84%) MAPI
13 9 (1.84%) J2EE
14 7 (1.43%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.61%) Derivative
2 49 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 38 (7.76%) Computer Science
4 28 (5.71%) Equities
5 27 (5.51%) Fixed Income
6 25 (5.10%) Management Information System
7 24 (4.90%) Market Risk
7 24 (4.90%) Visualisation
8 22 (4.49%) Statistics
9 18 (3.67%) Neural Network
10 16 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (3.27%) CMDB
11 15 (3.06%) Ontologies
11 15 (3.06%) Semantic Web
12 14 (2.86%) Hedge funds
13 13 (2.65%) Social Media
14 12 (2.45%) Client/Server
15 8 (1.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 7 (1.43%) SWIFT
16 7 (1.43%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 61 (12.45%) Windows
2 41 (8.37%) UNIX
3 24 (4.90%) Linux
4 9 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.02%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.82%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.20%) Android
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (13.06%) Analytics
2 57 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (10.61%) Asset Management
3 52 (10.61%) Investment Management
4 43 (8.78%) Data Analysis
5 36 (7.35%) OO
6 27 (5.51%) CRM
7 25 (5.10%) Business Analysis
8 24 (4.90%) Configuration Management
9 23 (4.69%) Project Management
9 23 (4.69%) Risk Management
9 23 (4.69%) ETL
10 22 (4.49%) RAD
11 20 (4.08%) OOP
12 19 (3.88%) Data Analytics
13 18 (3.67%) ITIL
13 18 (3.67%) Release Management
14 17 (3.47%) Predictive Modelling
15 16 (3.27%) Data Modelling
16 15 (3.06%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 337 (68.78%) SQL
2 171 (34.90%) C#
3 105 (21.43%) Java
4 74 (15.10%) C++
5 72 (14.69%) VB
6 64 (13.06%) T-SQL
7 54 (11.02%) VB.NET
8 47 (9.59%) JavaScript
9 45 (9.18%) Python
10 31 (6.33%) Perl
11 28 (5.71%) R
12 20 (4.08%) C
12 20 (4.08%) Shell Script
13 19 (3.88%) PHP
14 13 (2.65%) VB6
15 10 (2.04%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.63%) VBScript
17 6 (1.22%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.22%) MATLAB
17 6 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 114 (23.27%) Degree
2 13 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.04%) MCP
4 4 (0.82%) MBA
5 3 (0.61%) CFA
6 2 (0.41%) MCTS
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) ISEB
7 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.20%) MCSD
7 1 (0.20%) MCSE
7 1 (0.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.65%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.61%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.61%) SLA
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.20%) UCITS
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.84%) MDaemon
3 5 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.20%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.20%) XenServer
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (3.06%) Control-M
2 5 (1.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.61%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.41%) Foglight
4 2 (0.41%) SCCM
5 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.20%) WMI
Vendors
1 111 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 84 (17.14%) Oracle
3 26 (5.31%) Bloomberg
4 21 (4.29%) Business Objects
4 21 (4.29%) Tableau
5 18 (3.67%) Sybase
5 18 (3.67%) thinkFolio
6 17 (3.47%) Informatica
7 16 (3.27%) Fidessa
7 16 (3.27%) Trillium
7 16 (3.27%) DataFlux
8 14 (2.86%) Reuters
9 13 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.45%) FactSet
11 11 (2.24%) Charles River
11 11 (2.24%) Cognos
12 9 (1.84%) VMware
12 9 (1.84%) Citrix
13 7 (1.43%) Vermilion
13 7 (1.43%) Facebook
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
AMS - Santander
Salary: Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 3 days ago