The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 191 236 163
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -73
Permanent jobs citing VBA 683 552 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.51% 1.21% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.93% 2.20% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 576 471 769
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
VBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23337 25086 25996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.68% 55.18% 54.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20212 21670 22812
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

VBA
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the London region.

VBA Salary Trend in London

VBA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in London

VBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the London region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 220 £55,000 +4.76% 38
Bromley +3 4 £62,500 +150.00% 2
Erith - 4 £37,500 -
Uxbridge - 4 £36,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £32,500 -
Enfield - 2 £36,250 -
Docklands, London -11 1 £62,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £22,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 937 (64.49%) SQL
2 803 (55.26%) Finance
3 572 (39.37%) C#
4 490 (33.72%) SQL Server
5 443 (30.49%) MS Excel
6 383 (26.36%) .NET
7 374 (25.74%) Degree
8 324 (22.30%) Front Office
9 297 (20.44%) Microsoft
9 297 (20.44%) Analytical Skills
10 247 (17.00%) Java
11 220 (15.14%) Banking
12 212 (14.59%) Oracle
13 209 (14.38%) Analytics
14 194 (13.35%) Derivative
15 187 (12.87%) HTML
16 183 (12.59%) C++
17 181 (12.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 178 (12.25%) Windows
19 174 (11.98%) OO
20 169 (11.63%) T-SQL
20 169 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
21 167 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 160 (11.01%) XML
23 153 (10.53%) JavaScript
24 152 (10.46%) Computer Science
25 145 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
26 144 (9.91%) VB
26 144 (9.91%) Fixed Income
27 143 (9.84%) MS Office

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 96 (6.61%) SAS
2 91 (6.26%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.72%) IIS
4 24 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
4 24 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (1.51%) Tomcat
6 14 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.83%) Apache Pig
9 11 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.69%) MS Exchange
11 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (0.55%) JBoss
13 5 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.21%) Documentum
16 2 (0.14%) Drupal
16 2 (0.14%) GemFire
Applications
1 443 (30.49%) MS Excel
2 143 (9.84%) MS Office
3 80 (5.51%) Spreadsheet
4 56 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (2.62%) SPSS
6 22 (1.51%) MS Visio
7 19 (1.31%) PowerPivot
8 10 (0.69%) XMetaL
9 7 (0.48%) LaTeX
10 6 (0.41%) MS Project
11 4 (0.28%) Stata
12 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (2.06%) Google Analytics
2 25 (1.72%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.55%) Misys Opics
4 8 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.34%) HFM
5 5 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.28%) ZaiNet
6 4 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.28%) Loan IQ
6 4 (0.28%) Retail-J
6 4 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.21%) Endur
7 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.21%) LatentZero
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (0.83%) Amazon S3
2 12 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.48%) SaaS
5 2 (0.14%) Office 365
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.069%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.96%) Internet
2 13 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.76%) Firewall
4 9 (0.62%) POP3
4 9 (0.62%) IMAP
4 9 (0.62%) Intranet
5 7 (0.48%) Extranet
5 7 (0.48%) HTTP
5 7 (0.48%) VPN
6 6 (0.41%) FTP
7 5 (0.34%) SAN
7 5 (0.34%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.21%) NAS
8 3 (0.21%) Wireless
8 3 (0.21%) LDAP
8 3 (0.21%) Broadband
8 3 (0.21%) VoIP
9 2 (0.14%) DNS
10 1 (0.069%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.069%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 490 (33.72%) SQL Server
2 181 (12.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 167 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 141 (9.70%) Relational Database
5 114 (7.85%) MS Access
6 110 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 74 (5.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 65 (4.47%) Crystal Reports
9 58 (3.99%) QlikView
10 53 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (2.68%) Data Mining
13 33 (2.27%) MySQL
14 32 (2.20%) OLAP
15 30 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
16 23 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (1.51%) RDBMS
18 18 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 17 (1.17%) Big Data
20 16 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 109 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 38 (2.62%) NUnit
3 30 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 27 (1.86%) Git (software)
5 24 (1.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 23 (1.58%) Subversion
7 22 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (1.24%) Jenkins
9 14 (0.96%) JIRA
10 13 (0.89%) Eclipse
10 13 (0.89%) Moq
11 12 (0.83%) Yeoman
12 11 (0.76%) JUnit
13 9 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
14 8 (0.55%) Toad
14 8 (0.55%) CruiseControl
14 8 (0.55%) Maven
15 6 (0.41%) Mercurial
15 6 (0.41%) MSBuild
15 6 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 803 (55.26%) Finance
2 324 (22.30%) Front Office
3 220 (15.14%) Banking
4 111 (7.64%) Investment Banking
5 86 (5.92%) Marketing
6 71 (4.89%) Back Office
7 52 (3.58%) Financial Institution
8 49 (3.37%) Retail
9 36 (2.48%) Legal
10 31 (2.13%) Advertising
11 28 (1.93%) Italian Language
12 20 (1.38%) Law
13 19 (1.31%) Publishing
14 18 (1.24%) Telecoms
14 18 (1.24%) Spanish Language
15 13 (0.89%) Games
16 11 (0.76%) Billing
17 9 (0.62%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.48%) French Language
19 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 685 (47.14%) Developer
2 440 (30.28%) Analyst
3 231 (15.90%) Excel Developer
4 180 (12.39%) VBA Developer
5 125 (8.60%) C# Developer
6 114 (7.85%) Data Analyst
7 109 (7.50%) Excel VBA Developer
8 100 (6.88%) Applications Support
9 87 (5.99%) Junior
10 78 (5.37%) Junior Developer
11 69 (4.75%) Business Analyst
12 61 (4.20%) Support Analyst
13 60 (4.13%) Consultant
14 58 (3.99%) Java Developer
15 52 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
16 51 (3.51%) RAD Developer
17 49 (3.37%) Senior Developer
18 45 (3.10%) .NET Developer
19 37 (2.55%) Technical Analyst
20 36 (2.48%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (26.36%) .NET
2 187 (12.87%) HTML
3 160 (11.01%) XML
4 114 (7.85%) ASP.NET
5 102 (7.02%) WPF
6 89 (6.13%) CSS
7 73 (5.02%) WCF
8 68 (4.68%) jQuery
9 64 (4.40%) Web Services
10 54 (3.72%) WinForms
11 49 (3.37%) .NET Framework
12 44 (3.03%) HTML5
13 42 (2.89%) Ajax
14 41 (2.82%) J2EE
15 32 (2.20%) XSLT
16 28 (1.93%) Spring
17 26 (1.79%) XSL
18 24 (1.65%) ADO
19 22 (1.51%) LINQ
20 20 (1.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 297 (20.44%) Analytical Skills
2 194 (13.35%) Derivative
3 152 (10.46%) Computer Science
4 144 (9.91%) Fixed Income
5 143 (9.84%) Mathematics
6 125 (8.60%) Equities
7 107 (7.36%) Hedge funds
8 100 (6.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 61 (4.20%) Management Information System
10 60 (4.13%) Equity Derivative
10 60 (4.13%) Statistics
11 56 (3.85%) Market Risk
12 46 (3.17%) Visualisation
13 44 (3.03%) Credit Risk
14 42 (2.89%) Economics
15 40 (2.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 31 (2.13%) Physics
17 30 (2.06%) Algorithms
18 29 (2.00%) User Experience
19 27 (1.86%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 178 (12.25%) Windows
2 136 (9.36%) UNIX
3 74 (5.09%) Linux
4 12 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 11 (0.76%) Windows 8
6 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.28%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.069%) Android
10 1 (0.069%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.069%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (14.38%) Analytics
2 174 (11.98%) OO
3 169 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
5 136 (9.36%) Asset Management
6 123 (8.47%) Project Management
7 109 (7.50%) RAD
8 91 (6.26%) Investment Management
9 88 (6.06%) Business Analysis
10 83 (5.71%) Data Analysis
11 75 (5.16%) Migration
12 70 (4.82%) Risk Management
13 69 (4.75%) ETL
14 63 (4.34%) OOP
14 63 (4.34%) TDD
15 59 (4.06%) Software Engineering
16 49 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
17 47 (3.23%) Multithreading
18 45 (3.10%) Unit Testing
19 43 (2.96%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 937 (64.49%) SQL
2 572 (39.37%) C#
3 247 (17.00%) Java
4 183 (12.59%) C++
5 169 (11.63%) T-SQL
6 153 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 144 (9.91%) VB
8 114 (7.85%) VB.NET
9 100 (6.88%) Python
10 89 (6.13%) Perl
11 50 (3.44%) Bash Shell
12 44 (3.03%) PHP
12 44 (3.03%) PL/SQL
13 42 (2.89%) R
14 41 (2.82%) C
15 40 (2.75%) MATLAB
16 37 (2.55%) VB6
17 35 (2.41%) Shell Script
18 24 (1.65%) XPath
19 18 (1.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 374 (25.74%) Degree
2 25 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (1.38%) CFA
4 16 (1.10%) ISEB
5 15 (1.03%) ACCA
6 14 (0.96%) MCP
7 12 (0.83%) PhD
8 11 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.41%) CIMA
10 5 (0.34%) MCSE
11 4 (0.28%) OCPJP
11 4 (0.28%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.28%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.28%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.21%) MCSD
12 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.21%) MCSA
12 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.23%) QA
2 31 (2.13%) EMIR
3 25 (1.72%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.28%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.28%) SLA
5 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.21%) MiFID
7 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.14%) Basel III
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.069%) COREP
8 1 (0.069%) UCITS
8 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.83%) VirtualBox
4 9 (0.62%) MDaemon
5 5 (0.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.069%) XenServer
7 1 (0.069%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 16 (1.10%) Control-M
2 12 (0.83%) Vagrant
3 10 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.14%) Foglight
6 1 (0.069%) WMI
6 1 (0.069%) SCCM
Vendors
1 297 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 212 (14.59%) Oracle
3 71 (4.89%) Bloomberg
4 53 (3.65%) Sybase
5 49 (3.37%) Fidessa
6 39 (2.68%) Business Objects
6 39 (2.68%) Tableau
7 34 (2.34%) SunGard
8 32 (2.20%) thinkFolio
9 30 (2.06%) Google
10 27 (1.86%) Murex
11 24 (1.65%) Cognos
12 21 (1.45%) TIBCO
13 20 (1.38%) Facebook
14 19 (1.31%) Vermilion
14 19 (1.31%) FactSet
14 19 (1.31%) Informatica
15 15 (1.03%) Trillium
15 15 (1.03%) DataFlux
15 15 (1.03%) VMware
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% pension + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus 30% Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
TRG
Salary: £43000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
TRG
Salary: £43000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
FDM
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Citi
Salary: Competitive Salary Offered
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Aspire
Posted: 9 days ago