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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 272 234 233
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -1
Permanent jobs citing VBA 500 614 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.18% 1.36% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 2.62% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 448 526 583
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 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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
22949 23420 26736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.35% 51.75% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20208 20054 22745
Average salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +28 136 £54,000 -1.81% 11
Kingston Upon Thames +13 8 £45,000 - 1
West Drayton - 3 £35,000 -
Uxbridge +3 2 £31,500 -16.00%
Hammersmith - 2 £51,000 - 2
Bromley 0 1 £30,000 -34.78% 1
New Malden -3 1 £40,000 -
Beckenham -6 1 £26,000 -45.83%
Wimbledon -15 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Northwood - 1 £51,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £22,500 -
Harrow - 1 £55,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 657 (71.26%) SQL
2 450 (48.81%) Finance
3 277 (30.04%) SQL Server
4 273 (29.61%) MS Excel
5 272 (29.50%) Degree
6 227 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
7 215 (23.32%) C#
8 200 (21.69%) Microsoft
9 193 (20.93%) Analytics
10 176 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
10 176 (19.09%) .NET
11 173 (18.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 135 (14.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 133 (14.43%) Front Office
14 130 (14.10%) Computer Science
15 126 (13.67%) Oracle
16 114 (12.36%) Banking
17 107 (11.61%) MS Office
17 107 (11.61%) Python
18 102 (11.06%) VB
18 102 (11.06%) Data Analysis
19 98 (10.63%) T-SQL
20 91 (9.87%) Mathematics
21 87 (9.44%) Management Information System
22 79 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 77 (8.35%) Cognos
24 76 (8.24%) SAS
24 76 (8.24%) Hedge funds
25 75 (8.13%) Java
26 74 (8.03%) HTML

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 76 (8.24%) SAS
2 58 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 23 (2.49%) IIS
4 21 (2.28%) Apache Pig
5 17 (1.84%) Apache Spark
6 14 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.41%) Apache
8 11 (1.19%) Confluence
9 8 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.54%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.54%) CMS
10 5 (0.54%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.33%) Node.js
12 3 (0.33%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.22%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 273 (29.61%) MS Excel
2 107 (11.61%) MS Office
3 30 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (3.25%) Spreadsheet
4 29 (3.15%) SPSS
5 18 (1.95%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.08%) S-PLUS
7 9 (0.98%) MS Project
8 5 (0.54%) XMetaL
9 2 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 35 (3.80%) Cognos TM1
2 31 (3.36%) Cognos Planning
3 18 (1.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (0.98%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.87%) Misys Opics
6 6 (0.65%) HFM
6 6 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.54%) LongView
8 4 (0.43%) Cognos Controller
8 4 (0.43%) Unica
9 3 (0.33%) Magento
9 3 (0.33%) Summit
9 3 (0.33%) thinkFolio
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 2 (0.22%) FastStats
10 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
1 18 (1.95%) Amazon EMR
1 18 (1.95%) Amazon S3
2 11 (1.19%) Google Analytics
2 11 (1.19%) Office 365
3 8 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.43%) SaaS
4 4 (0.43%) SmartFocus
5 3 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.22%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.28%) Intranet
2 13 (1.41%) Internet
3 8 (0.87%) VPN
4 6 (0.65%) Wireless
5 4 (0.43%) SNMP
6 3 (0.33%) Firewall
6 3 (0.33%) VoIP
7 2 (0.22%) DNS
7 2 (0.22%) FTP
7 2 (0.22%) LAN
7 2 (0.22%) SAN
7 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.22%) WAN
7 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.11%) ATM
8 1 (0.11%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) SMTP
8 1 (0.11%) WebEx
8 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (30.04%) SQL Server
2 173 (18.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 135 (14.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 79 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 72 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (6.51%) Relational Database
6 60 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 51 (5.53%) QlikView
8 49 (5.31%) MS Access
9 43 (4.66%) Hadoop
10 42 (4.56%) Big Data
10 42 (4.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 35 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
12 33 (3.58%) Power BI
13 32 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 32 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
14 27 (2.93%) Data Mining
15 25 (2.71%) PowerPivot
16 21 (2.28%) Oracle Database
17 20 (2.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 25 (2.71%) Visual Studio
2 19 (2.06%) Jenkins
3 18 (1.95%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.95%) Vagrant
3 18 (1.95%) Yeoman
4 16 (1.74%) Eclipse
4 16 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 15 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (1.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 13 (1.41%) JIRA
8 9 (0.98%) NUnit
9 7 (0.76%) HP UFT
10 6 (0.65%) Subversion
11 3 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.22%) MSI
13 1 (0.11%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.11%) PowerBuilder
13 1 (0.11%) Selenium
13 1 (0.11%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
General
1 450 (48.81%) Finance
2 133 (14.43%) Front Office
3 114 (12.36%) Banking
4 65 (7.05%) Marketing
5 54 (5.86%) Back Office
6 47 (5.10%) Retail
7 35 (3.80%) Investment Banking
8 31 (3.36%) Advertising
9 28 (3.04%) Legal
10 26 (2.82%) Telecoms
11 21 (2.28%) Financial Institution
12 14 (1.52%) German Language
13 13 (1.41%) Law
13 13 (1.41%) Manufacturing
14 10 (1.08%) Publishing
15 8 (0.87%) Billing
16 7 (0.76%) Games
17 5 (0.54%) Automotive
17 5 (0.54%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 410 (44.47%) Analyst
2 344 (37.31%) Developer
3 130 (14.10%) SQL Developer
4 114 (12.36%) VBA Developer
5 100 (10.85%) SQL Analyst
6 87 (9.44%) Data Analyst
7 75 (8.13%) Support Analyst
8 72 (7.81%) Junior
9 67 (7.27%) Excel Developer
10 64 (6.94%) Excel Analyst
11 62 (6.72%) Excel VBA Developer
12 55 (5.97%) Business Analyst
12 55 (5.97%) C# Developer
13 51 (5.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 47 (5.10%) Applications Support
14 47 (5.10%) Consultant
15 45 (4.88%) .NET Developer
16 41 (4.45%) SQL Data Analyst
17 39 (4.23%) Applications Support Analyst
17 39 (4.23%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (19.09%) .NET
2 74 (8.03%) HTML
3 69 (7.48%) XML
4 54 (5.86%) ASP.NET
5 36 (3.90%) CSS
6 25 (2.71%) Web Services
7 19 (2.06%) WPF
8 18 (1.95%) Cascalog
8 18 (1.95%) D3.js
8 18 (1.95%) MDX
8 18 (1.95%) Natural Language Processing
8 18 (1.95%) Pandas
8 18 (1.95%) scikit-learn
8 18 (1.95%) SciPy
9 17 (1.84%) .NET Framework
10 16 (1.74%) WCF
11 13 (1.41%) jQuery
11 13 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (1.08%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 227 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (14.10%) Computer Science
3 91 (9.87%) Mathematics
4 87 (9.44%) Management Information System
5 76 (8.24%) Hedge funds
6 62 (6.72%) Equities
6 62 (6.72%) Visualisation
7 54 (5.86%) Fixed Income
8 50 (5.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 39 (4.23%) Derivative
9 39 (4.23%) Statistics
10 34 (3.69%) Economics
11 25 (2.71%) Market Risk
12 22 (2.39%) Data Structures
13 21 (2.28%) Physics
14 17 (1.84%) Algorithms
15 15 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
15 15 (1.63%) Fintech
16 14 (1.52%) Credit Risk
17 13 (1.41%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 74 (8.03%) Windows
2 37 (4.01%) Unix
3 27 (2.93%) Linux
4 21 (2.28%) Windows Server
5 19 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.54%) Debian
7 5 (0.54%) Solaris
7 5 (0.54%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.33%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.33%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.22%) AIX
9 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.11%) Android
10 1 (0.11%) CentOS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (20.93%) Analytics
2 176 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
3 102 (11.06%) Data Analysis
4 72 (7.81%) Data Management
5 69 (7.48%) ETL
6 56 (6.07%) Data Analytics
7 53 (5.75%) Business Analysis
8 52 (5.64%) CRM
9 51 (5.53%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (5.53%) Risk Management
10 48 (5.21%) Investment Management
11 46 (4.99%) Asset Management
12 43 (4.66%) Data Modelling
12 43 (4.66%) Data Visualisation
13 38 (4.12%) Project Management
14 36 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (3.90%) Statistical Analysis
15 33 (3.58%) OO
16 32 (3.47%) ITIL
17 31 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 657 (71.26%) SQL
2 215 (23.32%) C#
3 107 (11.61%) Python
4 102 (11.06%) VB
5 98 (10.63%) T-SQL
6 75 (8.13%) Java
7 69 (7.48%) C++
8 65 (7.05%) JavaScript
9 57 (6.18%) VB.NET
10 47 (5.10%) R
10 47 (5.10%) VBScript
11 42 (4.56%) Perl
12 32 (3.47%) MATLAB
13 29 (3.15%) Bash Shell
14 28 (3.04%) PowerShell
15 25 (2.71%) VB6
16 23 (2.49%) PL/SQL
16 23 (2.49%) Shell Script
17 18 (1.95%) Clojure
18 11 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 272 (29.50%) Degree
2 40 (4.34%) PhD
3 21 (2.28%) CFA
4 7 (0.76%) ACCA
4 7 (0.76%) CIMA
4 7 (0.76%) ISEB
4 7 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.43%) CBAP
6 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.43%) MOS
6 4 (0.43%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.33%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.33%) MBA
7 3 (0.33%) MCSE
8 2 (0.22%) MCITP
8 2 (0.22%) MCTS
8 2 (0.22%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.83%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.17%) AIFMD
3 19 (2.06%) Solvency II
4 11 (1.19%) ISO20022
4 11 (1.19%) QA
4 11 (1.19%) SEPA
5 9 (0.98%) SLA
6 6 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.65%) SSAE 16
7 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) Basel III
8 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.11%) EMIR
8 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (1.95%) VirtualBox
2 11 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.43%) Btrfs
3 4 (0.43%) NFS
4 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (1.08%) Control-M
2 6 (0.65%) SCCM
3 5 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.22%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 200 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 126 (13.67%) Oracle
3 77 (8.35%) Cognos
4 48 (5.21%) Tableau
5 47 (5.10%) IBM
6 28 (3.04%) Bloomberg
7 24 (2.60%) SAP
8 23 (2.49%) Google
9 17 (1.84%) Hyperion
10 15 (1.63%) Adobe
10 15 (1.63%) Charles River
11 14 (1.52%) Trayport
12 13 (1.41%) OpenLink
13 12 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.30%) SolarWinds
14 11 (1.19%) DataFlux
14 11 (1.19%) Sun
14 11 (1.19%) Trillium
15 10 (1.08%) Infor
16 8 (0.87%) Misys
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car, 15% pension, bonus, BUPA etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Excellent Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Economist
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + pension, healthcare, hols etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits and progression
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
O'Connell Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified : Excellent Compensation and Benefits package on offer
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 30K + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £110,000 + bonus + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 + strong package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
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HFG
Salary: £40000 - £115000 per annum
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Hammersmith
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Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + bonus + amazing benefits
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