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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 234 196 179
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -17
Permanent jobs citing VBA 558 793 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.27% 1.62% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 3.00% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 472 662 592
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,250 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
23283 26422 23500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.82% 54.09% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20021 22873 20168
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 -26 151 £62,500 +19.04% 32
Hammersmith - 5 £55,000 -
Enfield - 4 £27,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +5 3 - - 1
New Malden - 3 - -
Hounslow - 2 £50,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £44,250 -
Brentford - 1 £36,500 -
Bromley - 1 £26,000 -
Teddington - 1 £47,500 -
Westminster - 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 820 (70.39%) SQL
2 469 (40.26%) Finance
3 393 (33.73%) C#
4 359 (30.82%) SQL Server
5 309 (26.52%) .NET
6 278 (23.86%) MS Excel
7 264 (22.66%) Front Office
8 263 (22.58%) Degree
9 223 (19.14%) Microsoft
10 210 (18.03%) Analytics
11 202 (17.34%) Analytical Skills
11 202 (17.34%) Derivative
12 195 (16.74%) Windows
13 186 (15.97%) Python
14 184 (15.79%) Banking
15 179 (15.36%) Oracle
16 166 (14.25%) Java
17 148 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 144 (12.36%) C++
19 138 (11.85%) T-SQL
20 136 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
21 135 (11.59%) HTML
22 130 (11.16%) Fixed Income
23 121 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
23 121 (10.39%) MS Office
24 116 (9.96%) Data Analysis
25 112 (9.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 111 (9.53%) Computer Science
27 110 (9.44%) Mathematics
28 102 (8.76%) Equities

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 80 (6.87%) SAS
2 71 (6.09%) SharePoint
3 36 (3.09%) Apache Pig
4 18 (1.55%) IIS
5 16 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 15 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.69%) MS Exchange
8 7 (0.60%) WorkSite
9 6 (0.52%) Apache
9 6 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.52%) CMS
9 6 (0.52%) SugarCRM
10 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.26%) Node.js
11 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 278 (23.86%) MS Excel
2 121 (10.39%) MS Office
3 40 (3.43%) SPSS
4 27 (2.32%) Spreadsheet
5 22 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.69%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.43%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.34%) InDesign
8 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.34%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.26%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.17%) LaTeX
10 2 (0.17%) MS Project
11 1 (0.086%) XMetaL
11 1 (0.086%) Stata
11 1 (0.086%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 12 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (1.03%) Cognos Planning
2 8 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
3 7 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (0.52%) Endur
4 6 (0.52%) Advent Geneva
5 5 (0.43%) thinkFolio
5 5 (0.43%) Agresso
5 5 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.34%) Magento
7 3 (0.26%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.17%) Summit
8 2 (0.17%) HFM
8 2 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.086%) MetaTrader
9 1 (0.086%) Orchard Housing
9 1 (0.086%) Aareon QL
9 1 (0.086%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (3.09%) Amazon EMR
2 36 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
2 36 (3.09%) Amazon S3
3 14 (1.20%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.77%) SaaS
5 4 (0.34%) Office 365
6 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.17%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.72%) LAN
1 20 (1.72%) WAN
2 10 (0.86%) Firewall
3 7 (0.60%) VPN
3 7 (0.60%) Internet
4 6 (0.52%) DNS
4 6 (0.52%) DHCP
4 6 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.34%) Intranet
6 3 (0.26%) Broadband
6 3 (0.26%) SMTP
6 3 (0.26%) WebEx
7 2 (0.17%) FTP
7 2 (0.17%) SAN
7 2 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.086%) Wireless
8 1 (0.086%) VLAN
8 1 (0.086%) NAS
8 1 (0.086%) MVNO
8 1 (0.086%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (30.82%) SQL Server
2 148 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 112 (9.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (7.98%) Relational Database
5 67 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
6 64 (5.49%) MS Access
7 58 (4.98%) Crystal Reports
8 53 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (3.78%) QlikView
10 40 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 38 (3.26%) Hadoop
12 37 (3.18%) RDBMS
13 36 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
13 36 (3.09%) Apache Hive
13 36 (3.09%) MongoDB
13 36 (3.09%) Impala
13 36 (3.09%) Mahout
14 24 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
16 22 (1.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 65 (5.58%) Visual Studio
2 39 (3.35%) Jenkins
3 37 (3.18%) Git (software)
4 36 (3.09%) Yeoman
5 19 (1.63%) Subversion
6 13 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 13 (1.12%) Eclipse
7 12 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 10 (0.86%) JIRA
10 4 (0.34%) Toad
10 4 (0.34%) NUnit
11 3 (0.26%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.26%) NSubstitute
11 3 (0.26%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.17%) ClearQuest
12 2 (0.17%) LSMW
12 2 (0.17%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.17%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.17%) eCATT
General
1 469 (40.26%) Finance
2 264 (22.66%) Front Office
3 184 (15.79%) Banking
4 92 (7.90%) Marketing
5 90 (7.73%) Investment Banking
6 79 (6.78%) Retail
7 56 (4.81%) Back Office
8 36 (3.09%) Legal
8 36 (3.09%) Telecoms
9 29 (2.49%) Law
10 26 (2.23%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.94%) Wholesale Banking
12 9 (0.77%) Advertising
13 8 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.60%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
16 5 (0.43%) Publishing
17 4 (0.34%) Billing
17 4 (0.34%) German Language
18 3 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 556 (47.73%) Developer
2 343 (29.44%) Analyst
3 138 (11.85%) Excel Developer
4 128 (10.99%) VBA Developer
5 107 (9.18%) C# Developer
6 95 (8.15%) Excel VBA Developer
7 85 (7.30%) Support Analyst
8 78 (6.70%) Data Analyst
9 67 (5.75%) Applications Support
10 56 (4.81%) Quantitative Developer
11 53 (4.55%) RAD Developer
12 52 (4.46%) Junior
13 47 (4.03%) SQL Developer
14 46 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
15 41 (3.52%) Consultant
16 39 (3.35%) Data Scientist
17 38 (3.26%) .NET Developer
18 37 (3.18%) Business Analyst
19 35 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
20 34 (2.92%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (26.52%) .NET
2 135 (11.59%) HTML
3 89 (7.64%) ASP.NET
4 85 (7.30%) XML
5 58 (4.98%) WinForms
6 50 (4.29%) CSS
7 48 (4.12%) D3.js
8 46 (3.95%) SciPy
8 46 (3.95%) FIX Protocol
8 46 (3.95%) Pandas
9 43 (3.69%) WPF
10 36 (3.09%) Natural Language Processing
10 36 (3.09%) scikit-learn
10 36 (3.09%) Cascalog
11 35 (3.00%) .NET Framework
12 33 (2.83%) Web Services
13 31 (2.66%) WCF
14 28 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (2.23%) J2EE
16 23 (1.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 202 (17.34%) Derivative
1 202 (17.34%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (11.16%) Fixed Income
3 111 (9.53%) Computer Science
4 110 (9.44%) Mathematics
5 102 (8.76%) Equities
6 94 (8.07%) Hedge funds
7 84 (7.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 82 (7.04%) Visualisation
9 68 (5.84%) Management Information System
10 65 (5.58%) Equity Derivative
11 58 (4.98%) Algorithms
12 55 (4.72%) Data Structures
13 47 (4.03%) Statistics
14 45 (3.86%) Credit Risk
15 36 (3.09%) Credit Derivative
16 26 (2.23%) Physics
17 22 (1.89%) Social Media
18 20 (1.72%) Economics
19 17 (1.46%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 195 (16.74%) Windows
2 73 (6.27%) UNIX
3 68 (5.84%) Linux
4 23 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (1.72%) Windows 7
6 16 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.26%) Android
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.086%) Solaris
10 1 (0.086%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.086%) VMS
10 1 (0.086%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.086%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (18.03%) Analytics
2 136 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
3 121 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (9.96%) Data Analysis
5 96 (8.24%) MVC
6 91 (7.81%) RAD
7 87 (7.47%) OO
7 87 (7.47%) Risk Management
8 80 (6.87%) SDLC
9 78 (6.70%) Asset Management
10 64 (5.49%) Investment Management
11 62 (5.32%) Software Engineering
12 57 (4.89%) Business Analysis
12 57 (4.89%) Unit Testing
13 56 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
14 55 (4.72%) ETL
15 52 (4.46%) Data Analytics
16 50 (4.29%) Statistical Analysis
17 43 (3.69%) CRM
18 42 (3.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 820 (70.39%) SQL
2 393 (33.73%) C#
3 186 (15.97%) Python
4 166 (14.25%) Java
5 144 (12.36%) C++
6 138 (11.85%) T-SQL
7 87 (7.47%) R
8 82 (7.04%) VB
9 79 (6.78%) JavaScript
10 50 (4.29%) VB.NET
11 44 (3.78%) Perl
12 43 (3.69%) Bash Shell
13 42 (3.61%) PL/SQL
14 41 (3.52%) PowerShell
15 36 (3.09%) Clojure
15 36 (3.09%) PHP
16 28 (2.40%) VBScript
17 24 (2.06%) C
18 18 (1.55%) MATLAB
19 16 (1.37%) F#
Qualifications
1 263 (22.58%) Degree
2 28 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (2.06%) PhD
4 17 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.77%) MCSD
5 9 (0.77%) MCSE
6 6 (0.52%) ISEB
7 5 (0.43%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.43%) CISA
7 5 (0.43%) CISM
7 5 (0.43%) MOS
8 4 (0.34%) MCP
8 4 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.26%) CFA
9 3 (0.26%) MBA
9 3 (0.26%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.26%) MCSA
10 2 (0.17%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.086%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.21%) QA
2 18 (1.55%) EMIR
3 15 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 15 (1.29%) SLA
4 13 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.86%) COBIT
6 9 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.52%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.43%) MiFID
8 5 (0.43%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.086%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.09%) VirtualBox
3 9 (0.77%) XenDesktop
3 9 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.43%) XenApp
5 2 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.086%) Xen
6 1 (0.086%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.086%) Varnish
6 1 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (3.09%) Vagrant
2 9 (0.77%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.43%) SCCM
4 4 (0.34%) Control-M
4 4 (0.34%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.17%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.086%) Nagios
Vendors
1 223 (19.14%) Microsoft
2 179 (15.36%) Oracle
3 65 (5.58%) Tableau
4 48 (4.12%) Bloomberg
5 43 (3.69%) Sybase
6 34 (2.92%) Business Objects
7 32 (2.75%) SAP
8 31 (2.66%) IBM
9 27 (2.32%) Cognos
9 27 (2.32%) Citrix
10 22 (1.89%) VMware
11 18 (1.55%) Sophis
12 17 (1.46%) Fidessa
13 16 (1.37%) Google
14 14 (1.20%) Cognizant
15 12 (1.03%) Cisco
16 10 (0.86%) Hyperion
17 9 (0.77%) HP
17 9 (0.77%) Sage
17 9 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
Croydon, Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bond Mckenzie
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum PLUS BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IBM
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £43k plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £300 - £305 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 52000 - 62000 DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago