The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 184 189 159
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Permanent jobs citing VBA 770 677 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.60% 1.53% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 2.84% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 656 537 820
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25730 23814 28053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.47% 53.74% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22238 20225 24823
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
England

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 July 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 July 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 +3 278 £55,000 +10.00% 42
Erith - 4 £37,500 - 1
Canary Wharf -1 3 £60,000 -20.00%
Docklands, London -1 2 £31,250 -10.71%
Ealing - 2 £40,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £35,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £22,500 -
Feltham - 1 £45,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 988 (66.31%) SQL
2 783 (52.55%) Finance
3 624 (41.88%) C#
4 478 (32.08%) SQL Server
5 461 (30.94%) MS Excel
6 453 (30.40%) .NET
7 415 (27.85%) Degree
8 361 (24.23%) Microsoft
9 326 (21.88%) Front Office
10 258 (17.32%) Java
11 255 (17.11%) Oracle
12 236 (15.84%) Analytics
13 210 (14.09%) C++
14 207 (13.89%) Banking
15 199 (13.36%) HTML
16 192 (12.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 191 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 189 (12.68%) Derivative
19 182 (12.21%) Windows
20 179 (12.01%) MS Office
21 175 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
22 159 (10.67%) VB
23 158 (10.60%) Computer Science
24 149 (10.00%) T-SQL
25 144 (9.66%) XML
26 139 (9.33%) JavaScript
27 137 (9.19%) OO
28 136 (9.13%) UNIX
29 134 (8.99%) VB.NET
29 134 (8.99%) Project Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 99 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 83 (5.57%) SAS
3 40 (2.68%) IIS
4 29 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
6 18 (1.21%) Apache Pig
7 15 (1.01%) CMS
8 14 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.60%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.47%) Confluence
11 7 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.34%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.34%) WorkSite
13 3 (0.20%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.13%) Drupal
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 461 (30.94%) MS Excel
2 179 (12.01%) MS Office
3 86 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
4 68 (4.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (2.55%) SPSS
6 20 (1.34%) MS Project
7 19 (1.28%) XMetaL
8 15 (1.01%) MS Visio
9 10 (0.67%) PowerPivot
10 7 (0.47%) Stata
10 7 (0.47%) LaTeX
11 4 (0.27%) FastStats
12 3 (0.20%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.067%) Photoshop
14 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 37 (2.48%) Markit EDM
2 22 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 15 (1.01%) Misys Opics
4 13 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
5 11 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 9 (0.60%) HFM
7 7 (0.47%) LatentZero
7 7 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.34%) SunGard AvantGard
8 5 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.27%) Summit
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.20%) Endur
10 3 (0.20%) assyst
10 3 (0.20%) ZaiNet
10 3 (0.20%) Kondor+
10 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
1 14 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (0.94%) Amazon S3
2 13 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.40%) SaaS
5 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.01%) SAN
2 13 (0.87%) Firewall
3 10 (0.67%) Internet
4 8 (0.54%) Intranet
4 8 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.47%) VPN
5 7 (0.47%) POP3
5 7 (0.47%) IMAP
6 6 (0.40%) PPP
7 4 (0.27%) Extranet
8 3 (0.20%) FTP
8 3 (0.20%) VoIP
8 3 (0.20%) LDAP
8 3 (0.20%) Wireless
8 3 (0.20%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.20%) NAS
9 2 (0.13%) Broadband
9 2 (0.13%) HTTP
9 2 (0.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 478 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 192 (12.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 191 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 117 (7.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 113 (7.58%) MS Access
6 109 (7.32%) Relational Database
7 77 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 66 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
9 60 (4.03%) QlikView
10 55 (3.69%) Crystal Reports
11 54 (3.62%) Data Mining
12 46 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
14 32 (2.15%) OLAP
15 30 (2.01%) Oracle Database
16 25 (1.68%) MySQL
16 25 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
17 23 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (1.54%) NoSQL
18 19 (1.28%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 104 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 48 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 33 (2.21%) Git (software)
5 24 (1.61%) NUnit
6 23 (1.54%) Eclipse
6 23 (1.54%) Jenkins
7 21 (1.41%) JIRA
8 20 (1.34%) Subversion
9 17 (1.14%) CruiseControl
9 17 (1.14%) Moq
10 15 (1.01%) MSBuild
11 14 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 13 (0.87%) Yeoman
13 9 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (0.60%) Hudson
14 5 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.34%) JUnit
14 5 (0.34%) Toad
15 4 (0.27%) FrontPage
General
1 783 (52.55%) Finance
2 326 (21.88%) Front Office
3 207 (13.89%) Banking
4 97 (6.51%) Marketing
5 84 (5.64%) Investment Banking
6 61 (4.09%) Financial Institution
7 52 (3.49%) Back Office
8 49 (3.29%) Retail
9 48 (3.22%) Advertising
10 41 (2.75%) Telecoms
11 35 (2.35%) Legal
12 30 (2.01%) Law
13 27 (1.81%) French Language
14 23 (1.54%) Italian Language
15 22 (1.48%) Publishing
16 21 (1.41%) Billing
17 19 (1.28%) Spanish Language
18 18 (1.21%) Games
19 13 (0.87%) Retail Banking
20 9 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 707 (47.45%) Developer
2 521 (34.97%) Analyst
3 188 (12.62%) Excel Developer
4 153 (10.27%) VBA Developer
5 132 (8.86%) C# Developer
6 128 (8.59%) Data Analyst
7 116 (7.79%) Applications Support
8 101 (6.78%) Junior
9 100 (6.71%) Excel VBA Developer
10 83 (5.57%) Junior Developer
11 76 (5.10%) Support Analyst
12 63 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
13 62 (4.16%) Analyst Developer
14 56 (3.76%) Business Analyst
15 54 (3.62%) .NET Developer
16 53 (3.56%) Front Office Developer
17 52 (3.49%) Programmer
18 49 (3.29%) SQL Developer
19 47 (3.15%) Applications Support Analyst
20 44 (2.95%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (30.40%) .NET
2 199 (13.36%) HTML
3 144 (9.66%) XML
4 124 (8.32%) ASP.NET
5 109 (7.32%) WPF
6 85 (5.70%) CSS
7 81 (5.44%) WCF
8 70 (4.70%) .NET Framework
9 52 (3.49%) jQuery
10 44 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (2.95%) HTML5
11 42 (2.82%) Web Services
12 38 (2.55%) XSLT
12 38 (2.55%) LINQ
13 36 (2.42%) Ajax
14 35 (2.35%) J2EE
15 24 (1.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 24 (1.61%) WinForms
15 24 (1.61%) XSL
16 22 (1.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 189 (12.68%) Derivative
2 158 (10.60%) Computer Science
3 119 (7.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 116 (7.79%) Mathematics
5 105 (7.05%) Equities
6 103 (6.91%) Fixed Income
6 103 (6.91%) Hedge funds
7 92 (6.17%) Management Information System
8 73 (4.90%) Statistics
9 70 (4.70%) Market Risk
10 53 (3.56%) Visualisation
11 49 (3.29%) Equity Derivative
12 44 (2.95%) Credit Risk
13 42 (2.82%) Physics
14 36 (2.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 32 (2.15%) Economics
16 26 (1.74%) Chemistry
16 26 (1.74%) Credit Derivative
17 19 (1.28%) Ontologies
17 19 (1.28%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 182 (12.21%) Windows
2 136 (9.13%) UNIX
3 78 (5.23%) Linux
4 21 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 14 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (0.81%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.60%) Windows 2000
9 7 (0.47%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.20%) AIX
10 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.067%) Solaris
11 1 (0.067%) Android
11 1 (0.067%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.067%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (15.84%) Analytics
2 175 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
3 137 (9.19%) OO
4 134 (8.99%) Project Management
5 110 (7.38%) Data Analysis
6 104 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (6.58%) Business Analysis
8 96 (6.44%) Investment Management
9 95 (6.38%) RAD
10 90 (6.04%) Software Engineering
10 90 (6.04%) CRM
11 86 (5.77%) Asset Management
12 79 (5.30%) Migration
13 74 (4.97%) ITIL
14 73 (4.90%) Risk Management
14 73 (4.90%) Data Management
15 62 (4.16%) Data Modelling
16 60 (4.03%) ETL
17 58 (3.89%) MVC
18 57 (3.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 988 (66.31%) SQL
2 624 (41.88%) C#
3 258 (17.32%) Java
4 210 (14.09%) C++
5 159 (10.67%) VB
6 149 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 139 (9.33%) JavaScript
8 134 (8.99%) VB.NET
9 126 (8.46%) Python
10 75 (5.03%) Perl
11 67 (4.50%) R
12 63 (4.23%) MATLAB
13 52 (3.49%) C
14 45 (3.02%) Bash Shell
15 41 (2.75%) Shell Script
16 39 (2.62%) PHP
17 36 (2.42%) PL/SQL
18 33 (2.21%) VB6
19 25 (1.68%) PowerShell
20 17 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 415 (27.85%) Degree
2 45 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (1.74%) CFA
4 18 (1.21%) ISEB
4 18 (1.21%) MCP
5 17 (1.14%) PhD
5 17 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (0.60%) ACCA
7 9 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (0.60%) MBA
8 7 (0.47%) CIMA
9 6 (0.40%) MCTS
9 6 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.40%) MCSD
10 4 (0.27%) MOS
10 4 (0.27%) ECDL
10 4 (0.27%) MCT
10 4 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.09%) QA
2 16 (1.07%) SLA
3 15 (1.01%) EMIR
4 14 (0.94%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.34%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.20%) Basel III
9 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.13%) COBIT
9 2 (0.13%) MiFID
9 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.067%) UCITS
10 1 (0.067%) COREP
System Software
1 62 (4.16%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.54%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.47%) MDaemon
5 5 (0.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.067%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.067%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.067%) XenApp
7 1 (0.067%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (1.28%) Control-M
2 8 (0.54%) Vagrant
3 7 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.47%) SCCM
4 5 (0.34%) WMI
5 3 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.20%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (0.13%) Foglight
6 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.067%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 361 (24.23%) Microsoft
2 255 (17.11%) Oracle
3 66 (4.43%) Bloomberg
4 53 (3.56%) Sybase
5 43 (2.89%) Cognos
6 34 (2.28%) Fidessa
7 33 (2.21%) Tableau
8 32 (2.15%) Business Objects
9 30 (2.01%) Murex
9 30 (2.01%) SunGard
10 26 (1.74%) Facebook
11 25 (1.68%) thinkFolio
12 24 (1.61%) Google
13 22 (1.48%) Informatica
14 18 (1.21%) Twitter
14 18 (1.21%) VMware
14 18 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
14 18 (1.21%) Charles River
15 17 (1.14%) Brady
16 16 (1.07%) DataFlux
London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Phase Eight
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80 - £100 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60 - £80 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £46,837 + pkg
Posted: Yesterday
London
Santander
Salary: competitve
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Erith, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Shell
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + flexible benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + ASAP, Negiotable
Posted: 2 days ago