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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 161 154 125
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Permanent jobs citing VBA 88 144 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.48% 1.69% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 3.03% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 71 100 197
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £105,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
3477 4759 5951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.45% 55.76% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3207 4193 5204
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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.

1 130 (65.33%) SQL
2 116 (58.29%) Finance
3 82 (41.21%) SQL Server
4 74 (37.19%) MS Excel
5 58 (29.15%) Microsoft
6 57 (28.64%) Business Intelligence
7 55 (27.64%) C#
8 53 (26.63%) Degree
8 53 (26.63%) Analytical Skills
9 48 (24.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 45 (22.61%) VB
11 42 (21.11%) Front Office
12 38 (19.10%) Mathematics
13 36 (18.09%) Tableau
14 35 (17.59%) Computer Science
15 33 (16.58%) .NET
16 32 (16.08%) T-SQL
16 32 (16.08%) Data Warehouse
17 31 (15.58%) Oracle
17 31 (15.58%) Java
17 31 (15.58%) Data Analysis
18 30 (15.08%) Asset Management
19 28 (14.07%) Data Modelling
20 27 (13.57%) XML
21 26 (13.07%) Relational Database
22 25 (12.56%) Web Services
22 25 (12.56%) Legal
23 24 (12.06%) Management Information System
24 23 (11.56%) Python
24 23 (11.56%) 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 8 (4.02%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.52%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.51%) IIS
3 5 (2.51%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.51%) JBoss
4 3 (1.51%) SAS
4 3 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.01%) Apache
5 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 74 (37.19%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.06%) MS Office
3 11 (5.53%) MS Project
4 9 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (4.02%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.50%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (2.01%) HFM
3 3 (1.51%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (1.51%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.01%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.50%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) AdWords
3 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (1.01%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (1.01%) DEFINITY
1 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.01%) WebEx
1 2 (1.01%) Wireless
2 1 (0.50%) DHCP
2 1 (0.50%) DNS
2 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (41.21%) SQL Server
2 48 (24.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (16.08%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (13.07%) Relational Database
5 20 (10.05%) MS Access
5 20 (10.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (9.55%) Crystal Reports
7 18 (9.05%) PowerPivot
8 16 (8.04%) Power BI
8 16 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (7.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 13 (6.53%) QlikView
11 10 (5.03%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (4.02%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (4.02%) SQLPlus
14 7 (3.52%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (3.02%) Oracle Database
15 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (3.52%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.02%) JIRA
3 5 (2.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.01%) Axure RP
5 3 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.01%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.01%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 116 (58.29%) Finance
2 42 (21.11%) Front Office
3 25 (12.56%) Legal
4 23 (11.56%) Banking
5 20 (10.05%) Back Office
6 18 (9.05%) Billing
7 14 (7.04%) Advertising
8 10 (5.03%) Investment Banking
9 7 (3.52%) Law
10 5 (2.51%) Telecoms
11 4 (2.01%) International Banking
11 4 (2.01%) Retail
12 3 (1.51%) Financial Institution
13 2 (1.01%) Italian Language
13 2 (1.01%) Marketing
13 2 (1.01%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.50%) Electronics
14 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (35.68%) Analyst
2 60 (30.15%) Developer
3 24 (12.06%) Business Analyst
4 22 (11.06%) Consultant
5 20 (10.05%) Team Leader
6 19 (9.55%) VBA Developer
7 17 (8.54%) .NET Developer
8 16 (8.04%) Excel Developer
9 14 (7.04%) Applications Support
9 14 (7.04%) SQL Analyst
9 14 (7.04%) SQL Developer
10 13 (6.53%) Excel VBA Developer
10 13 (6.53%) Graduate
11 11 (5.53%) Data Analyst
12 10 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 10 (5.03%) Business Intelligence Lead
12 10 (5.03%) C# Developer
12 10 (5.03%) Financial Analyst
12 10 (5.03%) Report Analyst
13 9 (4.52%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.58%) .NET
2 27 (13.57%) XML
3 25 (12.56%) Web Services
4 19 (9.55%) MDX
5 13 (6.53%) WPF
6 12 (6.03%) HTML
6 12 (6.03%) JSON
6 12 (6.03%) REST
6 12 (6.03%) WCF
7 10 (5.03%) CSS
7 10 (5.03%) XML Messaging
8 8 (4.02%) SonicMQ
8 8 (4.02%) Task Parallel Library
9 6 (3.02%) jQuery
9 6 (3.02%) SOAP
10 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.01%) XSLT
11 3 (1.51%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.51%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 53 (26.63%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (19.10%) Mathematics
3 35 (17.59%) Computer Science
4 24 (12.06%) Management Information System
5 17 (8.54%) Fixed Income
6 15 (7.54%) Derivative
7 12 (6.03%) Economics
8 11 (5.53%) Data Structures
9 10 (5.03%) Equities
9 10 (5.03%) Physics
10 9 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (4.52%) Fintech
10 9 (4.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (3.52%) Statistics
11 7 (3.52%) Visualisation
12 6 (3.02%) Data Conversion
12 6 (3.02%) Virtual Team
13 5 (2.51%) Hedge funds
13 5 (2.51%) Reference Data
14 4 (2.01%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.03%) Unix
1 12 (6.03%) Windows
2 7 (3.52%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.02%) Linux
4 2 (1.01%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.64%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (15.58%) Data Analysis
3 30 (15.08%) Asset Management
4 28 (14.07%) Data Modelling
5 21 (10.55%) Analytics
6 19 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (9.05%) Data Cleansing
8 17 (8.54%) Data Management
9 16 (8.04%) Risk Management
9 16 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (7.54%) Business Analysis
11 14 (7.04%) Data Analytics
11 14 (7.04%) ITIL
12 13 (6.53%) Kimball Methodology
12 13 (6.53%) TDD
13 12 (6.03%) MVVM
13 12 (6.03%) SOA
14 11 (5.53%) ETL
14 11 (5.53%) Migration
14 11 (5.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 130 (65.33%) SQL
2 55 (27.64%) C#
3 45 (22.61%) VB
4 32 (16.08%) T-SQL
5 31 (15.58%) Java
6 23 (11.56%) Python
7 22 (11.06%) C++
7 22 (11.06%) JavaScript
8 15 (7.54%) VB6
9 11 (5.53%) Perl
10 10 (5.03%) C
11 7 (3.52%) VBScript
12 6 (3.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (3.02%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.51%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.51%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.01%) Ruby
15 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.50%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 53 (26.63%) Degree
2 7 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.51%) ACCA
3 3 (1.51%) CIMA
3 3 (1.51%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.51%) PMP
4 2 (1.01%) AAT
5 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.04%) Data Quality
1 14 (7.04%) QA
2 11 (5.53%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.01%) SLA
4 3 (1.51%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.01%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.50%) EMIR
6 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (6.03%) Docker
2 5 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.01%) BladeLogic
1 2 (1.01%) Control-M
Vendors
1 58 (29.15%) Microsoft
2 36 (18.09%) Tableau
3 31 (15.58%) Oracle
4 18 (9.05%) Cognos
5 10 (5.03%) BISAM
5 10 (5.03%) StatPro
6 8 (4.02%) Bloomberg
6 8 (4.02%) Sybase
7 7 (3.52%) Reuters
7 7 (3.52%) Sun
8 6 (3.02%) Charles River
8 6 (3.02%) Concur
8 6 (3.02%) Hyperion
8 6 (3.02%) Vermilion
9 5 (2.51%) Google
10 4 (2.01%) Omniture
10 4 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.51%) HP
12 2 (1.01%) Fidessa
12 2 (1.01%) SunGard
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