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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 209 197 211
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 631 709 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.44% 1.52% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.71% 2.89% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 499 611 517
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,600 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
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
23284 24569 24388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.11% 52.67% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20089 21163 20818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -17 164 £56,000 +1.81% 25
Hammersmith - 6 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 3 - -
Enfield - 3 £27,500 -
Twickenham -11 2 £22,500 -30.76%
Croydon - 2 £38,750 - 1
Beckenham - 1 £24,000 -
Bromley - 1 £26,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
Teddington - 1 £47,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 836 (71.15%) SQL
2 520 (44.26%) Finance
3 441 (37.53%) C#
4 394 (33.53%) SQL Server
5 360 (30.64%) .NET
6 318 (27.06%) Degree
7 292 (24.85%) MS Excel
8 277 (23.57%) Front Office
9 251 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
10 221 (18.81%) Analytics
11 209 (17.79%) Windows
11 209 (17.79%) Derivative
12 207 (17.62%) Banking
13 200 (17.02%) Microsoft
14 194 (16.51%) Oracle
15 191 (16.26%) Python
16 180 (15.32%) Java
17 150 (12.77%) C++
18 140 (11.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 129 (10.98%) HTML
20 128 (10.89%) Data Analysis
21 126 (10.72%) Fixed Income
22 123 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
22 123 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 122 (10.38%) Equities
24 121 (10.30%) T-SQL
24 121 (10.30%) Computer Science
25 119 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
26 115 (9.79%) Mathematics
27 108 (9.19%) MS Office

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 85 (7.23%) SAS
2 59 (5.02%) SharePoint
3 39 (3.32%) Apache Pig
4 23 (1.96%) IIS
5 16 (1.36%) WebLogic
6 13 (1.11%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.60%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.51%) SugarCRM
8 6 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.51%) Apache
9 5 (0.43%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.43%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.26%) Confluence
10 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.26%) CMS
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.26%) Node.js
11 2 (0.17%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 292 (24.85%) MS Excel
2 108 (9.19%) MS Office
3 56 (4.77%) Spreadsheet
4 53 (4.51%) SPSS
5 21 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.68%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.26%) MS Project
7 3 (0.26%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.085%) XMetaL
8 1 (0.085%) Stata
8 1 (0.085%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.085%) FastStats
8 1 (0.085%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (0.85%) Sentinel
1 10 (0.85%) thinkFolio
2 9 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.60%) Misys Midas
5 6 (0.51%) Advent Geneva
5 6 (0.51%) Unica
6 5 (0.43%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 5 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
6 5 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.43%) Agresso
6 5 (0.43%) Endur
7 4 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.26%) Magento
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.26%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
9 2 (0.17%) HFM
10 1 (0.085%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
2 39 (3.32%) Amazon S3
2 39 (3.32%) Amazon EMR
3 10 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.77%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.68%) SaaS
6 6 (0.51%) GitHub
7 3 (0.26%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.085%) Office 365
9 1 (0.085%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.79%) LAN
1 21 (1.79%) WAN
2 13 (1.11%) Internet
3 11 (0.94%) Firewall
4 6 (0.51%) VPN
5 5 (0.43%) Intranet
6 4 (0.34%) DNS
6 4 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.34%) DHCP
7 3 (0.26%) SMTP
7 3 (0.26%) SAN
7 3 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.17%) Wireless
8 2 (0.17%) WebEx
8 2 (0.17%) Broadband
9 1 (0.085%) SSL
9 1 (0.085%) FTP
9 1 (0.085%) VLAN
9 1 (0.085%) NAS
9 1 (0.085%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (33.53%) SQL Server
2 140 (11.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 123 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (6.38%) MS Access
5 74 (6.30%) Relational Database
6 64 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (5.02%) Crystal Reports
8 55 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 46 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 45 (3.83%) MongoDB
11 42 (3.57%) Hadoop
11 42 (3.57%) QlikView
12 39 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
12 39 (3.32%) Apache Hive
12 39 (3.32%) Mahout
12 39 (3.32%) Impala
13 38 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 32 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
15 29 (2.47%) RDBMS
16 28 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 63 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 50 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 45 (3.83%) Jenkins
4 39 (3.32%) Yeoman
5 30 (2.55%) Subversion
6 24 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (1.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 13 (1.11%) Eclipse
9 10 (0.85%) NUnit
9 10 (0.85%) MSBuild
10 8 (0.68%) MSTest
11 7 (0.60%) Moq
12 5 (0.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 5 (0.43%) JIRA
13 4 (0.34%) HP UFT
13 4 (0.34%) TortoiseSVN
13 4 (0.34%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.26%) NSubstitute
14 3 (0.26%) TeamCity
15 2 (0.17%) LSMW
General
1 520 (44.26%) Finance
2 277 (23.57%) Front Office
3 207 (17.62%) Banking
4 96 (8.17%) Retail
5 85 (7.23%) Marketing
6 80 (6.81%) Investment Banking
7 58 (4.94%) Back Office
8 31 (2.64%) Telecoms
9 30 (2.55%) Financial Institution
9 30 (2.55%) Legal
10 14 (1.19%) Law
10 14 (1.19%) Advertising
11 12 (1.02%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.94%) German Language
13 9 (0.77%) French Language
13 9 (0.77%) International Banking
14 8 (0.68%) Wholesale Banking
14 8 (0.68%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.43%) Billing
16 4 (0.34%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 565 (48.09%) Developer
2 352 (29.96%) Analyst
3 143 (12.17%) Excel Developer
4 121 (10.30%) VBA Developer
5 111 (9.45%) C# Developer
6 96 (8.17%) Excel VBA Developer
7 84 (7.15%) Data Analyst
8 76 (6.47%) Support Analyst
9 68 (5.79%) Applications Support
10 63 (5.36%) SQL Developer
11 60 (5.11%) .NET Developer
12 59 (5.02%) Quantitative Developer
13 54 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
14 53 (4.51%) RAD Developer
15 51 (4.34%) Junior
16 45 (3.83%) C# .NET Developer
17 44 (3.74%) Programmer
18 38 (3.23%) Consultant
19 37 (3.15%) Data Scientist
20 36 (3.06%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (30.64%) .NET
2 129 (10.98%) HTML
3 95 (8.09%) ASP.NET
4 85 (7.23%) XML
5 55 (4.68%) FIX Protocol
6 53 (4.51%) WPF
7 44 (3.74%) D3.js
7 44 (3.74%) CSS
8 42 (3.57%) Pandas
8 42 (3.57%) SciPy
9 39 (3.32%) WCF
9 39 (3.32%) scikit-learn
9 39 (3.32%) Natural Language Processing
9 39 (3.32%) WinForms
9 39 (3.32%) Cascalog
10 37 (3.15%) .NET Framework
11 35 (2.98%) Web Services
12 26 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (2.21%) HTML5
13 23 (1.96%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 251 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
2 209 (17.79%) Derivative
3 126 (10.72%) Fixed Income
4 122 (10.38%) Equities
5 121 (10.30%) Computer Science
6 115 (9.79%) Mathematics
7 105 (8.94%) Hedge funds
8 95 (8.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 83 (7.06%) Visualisation
10 76 (6.47%) Equity Derivative
11 65 (5.53%) Statistics
12 62 (5.28%) Data Structures
13 56 (4.77%) Management Information System
14 49 (4.17%) Algorithms
15 44 (3.74%) Physics
16 30 (2.55%) Credit Risk
17 21 (1.79%) Credit Derivative
17 21 (1.79%) Economics
18 19 (1.62%) Social Media
19 18 (1.53%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 209 (17.79%) Windows
2 78 (6.64%) UNIX
3 44 (3.74%) Linux
4 17 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.085%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.085%) VMS
9 1 (0.085%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.085%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (18.81%) Analytics
2 128 (10.89%) Data Analysis
3 123 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
4 119 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (7.83%) RAD
6 90 (7.66%) Asset Management
7 79 (6.72%) OO
8 75 (6.38%) Risk Management
9 74 (6.30%) Software Engineering
10 72 (6.13%) MVC
11 67 (5.70%) SDLC
12 66 (5.62%) Investment Management
13 63 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
14 60 (5.11%) Unit Testing
15 56 (4.77%) Statistical Analysis
16 55 (4.68%) TDD
17 52 (4.43%) Data Modelling
18 51 (4.34%) ETL
18 51 (4.34%) Data Analytics
19 49 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 836 (71.15%) SQL
2 441 (37.53%) C#
3 191 (16.26%) Python
4 180 (15.32%) Java
5 150 (12.77%) C++
6 121 (10.30%) T-SQL
7 102 (8.68%) VB
8 98 (8.34%) R
9 74 (6.30%) JavaScript
10 50 (4.26%) VB.NET
11 48 (4.09%) PL/SQL
12 44 (3.74%) Perl
12 44 (3.74%) Bash Shell
13 41 (3.49%) F#
14 39 (3.32%) Clojure
15 37 (3.15%) MATLAB
16 32 (2.72%) PowerShell
17 27 (2.30%) VBScript
18 23 (1.96%) PHP
19 22 (1.87%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 318 (27.06%) Degree
2 38 (3.23%) PhD
3 28 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.19%) MCSE
6 9 (0.77%) CISA
6 9 (0.77%) CISM
7 6 (0.51%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.43%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.43%) ISEB
9 4 (0.34%) MCP
9 4 (0.34%) MCSD
9 4 (0.34%) CFA
10 3 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.26%) MBA
11 2 (0.17%) MOS
11 2 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.17%) CCA
11 2 (0.17%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.17%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.51%) QA
2 18 (1.53%) SLA
2 18 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (0.94%) Solvency II
4 10 (0.85%) EMIR
4 10 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (0.77%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.77%) COBIT
6 4 (0.34%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.17%) MiFID
7 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (3.32%) VirtualBox
2 34 (2.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.77%) XenDesktop
4 8 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.26%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.26%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.085%) Xen
7 1 (0.085%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.085%) XenApp
7 1 (0.085%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (3.32%) Vagrant
2 10 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (0.77%) AirWatch
4 6 (0.51%) SCCM
4 6 (0.51%) Control-M
5 4 (0.34%) ARCserve
6 3 (0.26%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.085%) Nagios
8 1 (0.085%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 200 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 194 (16.51%) Oracle
3 72 (6.13%) Tableau
4 45 (3.83%) Bloomberg
5 40 (3.40%) SAP
6 38 (3.23%) IBM
7 35 (2.98%) Sybase
8 23 (1.96%) Citrix
9 22 (1.87%) Cognos
9 22 (1.87%) VMware
10 18 (1.53%) Sophis
11 17 (1.45%) DataFlux
11 17 (1.45%) Trillium
11 17 (1.45%) Cognizant
12 16 (1.36%) Fidessa
13 14 (1.19%) Sun
13 14 (1.19%) Informatica
14 13 (1.11%) Hyperion
14 13 (1.11%) Cisco
15 12 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Up to £50,000 PA plus Bonus and Bene
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: Yesterday
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + npension, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 55000 + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talentpool Selection
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + pension + 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago