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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 201 258 161
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -97
Permanent jobs citing VBA 638 506 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.44% 1.11% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 2.05% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 548 424 769
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
22608 24693 26042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.05% 54.39% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19612 20949 22895
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 £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +49 230 £55,000 +10.00% 41
Uxbridge -1 6 £36,500 -13.09%
Bromley +13 2 £45,500 -4.21%
Enfield +6 2 £36,250 +31.81% 1
Hammersmith -12 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 904 (66.62%) SQL
2 719 (52.98%) Finance
3 526 (38.76%) C#
4 467 (34.41%) SQL Server
5 407 (29.99%) MS Excel
6 361 (26.60%) .NET
7 310 (22.84%) Degree
8 303 (22.33%) Microsoft
9 291 (21.44%) Front Office
10 270 (19.90%) Analytical Skills
11 237 (17.46%) Banking
12 215 (15.84%) Java
13 192 (14.15%) Oracle
13 192 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 188 (13.85%) T-SQL
14 188 (13.85%) Analytics
15 184 (13.56%) Derivative
16 174 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
17 169 (12.45%) Windows
18 166 (12.23%) Asset Management
19 163 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 159 (11.72%) C++
21 150 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
22 149 (10.98%) OO
23 145 (10.69%) MS Office
24 143 (10.54%) Fixed Income
25 142 (10.46%) Mathematics
25 142 (10.46%) Relational Database
26 139 (10.24%) HTML
26 139 (10.24%) XML

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 94 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 93 (6.85%) SAS
3 23 (1.69%) IIS
3 23 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 17 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (1.03%) Apache Pig
6 12 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 11 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 9 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (0.59%) JBoss
9 8 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.44%) CMS
11 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.37%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.29%) Documentum
12 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.15%) GemFire
Applications
1 407 (29.99%) MS Excel
2 145 (10.69%) MS Office
3 58 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 56 (4.13%) Spreadsheet
5 35 (2.58%) SPSS
6 26 (1.92%) PowerPivot
7 24 (1.77%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.44%) XMetaL
8 6 (0.44%) LaTeX
9 3 (0.22%) MS Project
10 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.074%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.074%) FastStats
11 1 (0.074%) Stata
11 1 (0.074%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.074%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (1.47%) Google Analytics
2 18 (1.33%) Markit EDM
3 11 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (0.52%) Misys Opics
6 6 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.44%) Cognos Planning
7 4 (0.29%) ReMetrica
7 4 (0.29%) Loan IQ
7 4 (0.29%) Retail-J
7 4 (0.29%) Visualfiles
7 4 (0.29%) Endur
8 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.15%) assyst
9 2 (0.15%) ZaiNet
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.15%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 2 (0.15%) Advent Moxy
10 1 (0.074%) Autonomy Scrittura
10 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (1.03%) Amazon S3
2 14 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
3 11 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.59%) SaaS
5 2 (0.15%) Office 365
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.074%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.03%) Internet
1 14 (1.03%) Firewall
2 10 (0.74%) WAN
2 10 (0.74%) LAN
3 9 (0.66%) Intranet
4 8 (0.59%) HTTP
4 8 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.59%) SAN
5 6 (0.44%) FTP
5 6 (0.44%) Extranet
5 6 (0.44%) VPN
6 5 (0.37%) Broadband
6 5 (0.37%) POP3
6 5 (0.37%) IMAP
7 4 (0.29%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.22%) NAS
8 3 (0.22%) Wireless
8 3 (0.22%) LDAP
8 3 (0.22%) VoIP
9 1 (0.074%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 467 (34.41%) SQL Server
2 192 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 163 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 142 (10.46%) Relational Database
5 109 (8.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 89 (6.56%) MS Access
7 82 (6.04%) Crystal Reports
8 60 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
9 57 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 57 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 48 (3.54%) QlikView
11 36 (2.65%) RDBMS
12 34 (2.51%) MySQL
13 31 (2.28%) Data Mining
14 29 (2.14%) OLAP
15 23 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
15 23 (1.69%) Oracle Database
15 23 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
17 18 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 111 (8.18%) Visual Studio
2 32 (2.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 31 (2.28%) NUnit
4 29 (2.14%) Git (software)
5 25 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (1.77%) Subversion
7 22 (1.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 16 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 15 (1.11%) JIRA
10 14 (1.03%) Maven
10 14 (1.03%) Yeoman
11 11 (0.81%) JUnit
12 10 (0.74%) Moq
13 9 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 8 (0.59%) Toad
14 8 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
14 8 (0.59%) Mercurial
15 6 (0.44%) Eclipse
16 4 (0.29%) LoadRunner
16 4 (0.29%) ReSharper
General
1 719 (52.98%) Finance
2 291 (21.44%) Front Office
3 237 (17.46%) Banking
4 126 (9.29%) Investment Banking
5 81 (5.97%) Marketing
6 72 (5.31%) Back Office
7 57 (4.20%) Financial Institution
8 56 (4.13%) Retail
9 42 (3.10%) Legal
10 28 (2.06%) Advertising
11 23 (1.69%) Publishing
11 23 (1.69%) Law
12 13 (0.96%) Italian Language
13 11 (0.81%) Telecoms
13 11 (0.81%) Games
14 9 (0.66%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.44%) French Language
15 6 (0.44%) Billing
16 5 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 658 (48.49%) Developer
2 352 (25.94%) Analyst
3 197 (14.52%) Excel Developer
4 149 (10.98%) VBA Developer
5 127 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 100 (7.37%) Applications Support
7 91 (6.71%) Data Analyst
8 80 (5.90%) Excel VBA Developer
9 66 (4.86%) Java Developer
10 65 (4.79%) Consultant
11 57 (4.20%) Business Analyst
11 57 (4.20%) Support Analyst
12 55 (4.05%) Junior
13 53 (3.91%) RAD Developer
14 48 (3.54%) Senior Developer
14 48 (3.54%) SQL Developer
15 47 (3.46%) Junior Developer
16 44 (3.24%) .NET Developer
17 40 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
18 32 (2.36%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (26.60%) .NET
2 139 (10.24%) HTML
2 139 (10.24%) XML
3 113 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 93 (6.85%) WPF
5 82 (6.04%) CSS
6 68 (5.01%) jQuery
7 66 (4.86%) WCF
8 57 (4.20%) WinForms
9 56 (4.13%) Web Services
10 43 (3.17%) Spring
11 40 (2.95%) .NET Framework
12 38 (2.80%) Ajax
12 38 (2.80%) HTML5
13 36 (2.65%) XSLT
14 34 (2.51%) J2EE
15 28 (2.06%) Middleware
16 23 (1.69%) XSL
17 20 (1.47%) ADO
18 17 (1.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 270 (19.90%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (13.56%) Derivative
3 143 (10.54%) Fixed Income
4 142 (10.46%) Mathematics
5 133 (9.80%) Computer Science
6 127 (9.36%) Equities
7 101 (7.44%) Hedge funds
8 64 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 63 (4.64%) Statistics
10 57 (4.20%) Credit Risk
11 56 (4.13%) Equity Derivative
12 54 (3.98%) Management Information System
13 42 (3.10%) Market Risk
14 41 (3.02%) Visualisation
15 28 (2.06%) Credit Derivative
16 27 (1.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 26 (1.92%) Physics
17 26 (1.92%) Economics
17 26 (1.92%) User Experience
18 25 (1.84%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 169 (12.45%) Windows
2 123 (9.06%) UNIX
3 65 (4.79%) Linux
4 10 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (0.66%) Windows 7
5 9 (0.66%) Windows 8
6 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.074%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (13.85%) Analytics
2 174 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (12.23%) Asset Management
4 150 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
5 149 (10.98%) OO
6 105 (7.74%) RAD
7 96 (7.07%) ETL
8 94 (6.93%) Data Analysis
9 92 (6.78%) Project Management
10 91 (6.71%) Investment Management
11 81 (5.97%) Business Analysis
12 70 (5.16%) Risk Management
13 54 (3.98%) TDD
14 51 (3.76%) Migration
14 51 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
15 50 (3.68%) OOP
16 49 (3.61%) Multithreading
17 47 (3.46%) Software Engineering
18 45 (3.32%) Data Management
18 45 (3.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 904 (66.62%) SQL
2 526 (38.76%) C#
3 215 (15.84%) Java
4 188 (13.85%) T-SQL
5 159 (11.72%) C++
6 137 (10.10%) VB
7 119 (8.77%) JavaScript
8 109 (8.03%) VB.NET
9 87 (6.41%) Python
10 86 (6.34%) Perl
11 48 (3.54%) PHP
12 45 (3.32%) PL/SQL
13 44 (3.24%) VB6
14 43 (3.17%) Bash Shell
15 40 (2.95%) MATLAB
16 34 (2.51%) R
17 32 (2.36%) C
18 26 (1.92%) XPath
19 23 (1.69%) Shell Script
20 18 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 310 (22.84%) Degree
2 18 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (0.81%) ISEB
4 10 (0.74%) ACCA
5 8 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (0.59%) PhD
6 7 (0.52%) MCP
6 7 (0.52%) CFA
7 5 (0.37%) MCSD
7 5 (0.37%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.29%) OCPJP
8 4 (0.29%) MCSE
8 4 (0.29%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.22%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.22%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.76%) QA
2 28 (2.06%) EMIR
3 23 (1.69%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.37%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.37%) SLA
6 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.22%) Basel III
7 3 (0.22%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.22%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.22%) COBIT
7 3 (0.22%) MiFID
8 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.074%) Basel II
9 1 (0.074%) COREP
System Software
1 52 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.03%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.37%) MDaemon
4 5 (0.37%) vSphere
5 3 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.074%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 17 (1.25%) Control-M
2 14 (1.03%) Vagrant
3 7 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.15%) Foglight
5 2 (0.15%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.074%) cPanel
Vendors
1 303 (22.33%) Microsoft
2 192 (14.15%) Oracle
3 66 (4.86%) Bloomberg
4 44 (3.24%) Sybase
5 43 (3.17%) Business Objects
6 39 (2.87%) Fidessa
7 38 (2.80%) Cognos
8 36 (2.65%) Tableau
9 32 (2.36%) thinkFolio
10 23 (1.69%) SunGard
10 23 (1.69%) FactSet
11 22 (1.62%) Vermilion
12 21 (1.55%) TIBCO
13 20 (1.47%) Google
13 20 (1.47%) VMware
14 16 (1.18%) Murex
15 15 (1.11%) Charles River
15 15 (1.11%) Facebook
16 12 (0.88%) Twitter
17 9 (0.66%) Remedy
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £38500 - £42500 per annum + Extensive Benfits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Picture More Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum plus Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hyphen
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS (Global company)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago