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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 189 234 161
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -73
Permanent jobs citing VBA 698 558 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.54% 1.23% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 2.22% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 588 479 776
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,376
% change year-on-year
- +0.38%
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
23465 25088 26194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.77% 55.24% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20328 21705 22992
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 £35,000 £34,255
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +31 229 £55,000 +4.76% 33
Bromley -4 4 £62,500 +150.00% 3
Erith - 4 £37,500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £36,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £22,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £32,500 -
Docklands, London -12 1 £62,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £27,500 - 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 938 (64.38%) SQL
2 806 (55.32%) Finance
3 584 (40.08%) C#
4 490 (33.63%) SQL Server
5 455 (31.23%) MS Excel
6 394 (27.04%) .NET
7 375 (25.74%) Degree
8 323 (22.17%) Front Office
9 308 (21.14%) Microsoft
10 292 (20.04%) Analytical Skills
11 243 (16.68%) Java
12 219 (15.03%) Banking
13 210 (14.41%) Oracle
14 207 (14.21%) Analytics
15 196 (13.45%) Derivative
16 189 (12.97%) HTML
17 183 (12.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 182 (12.49%) C++
19 179 (12.29%) Windows
20 175 (12.01%) OO
21 171 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
22 168 (11.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 166 (11.39%) T-SQL
24 165 (11.32%) XML
25 156 (10.71%) JavaScript
26 150 (10.30%) MS Office
27 148 (10.16%) Computer Science
28 145 (9.95%) VB
29 143 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
30 142 (9.75%) Mathematics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 91 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 91 (6.25%) SAS
2 26 (1.78%) IIS
3 25 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
3 25 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 16 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 12 (0.82%) Apache Pig
8 11 (0.75%) WebLogic
9 10 (0.69%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (0.55%) JBoss
12 5 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.21%) Documentum
15 2 (0.14%) Drupal
15 2 (0.14%) GemFire
Applications
1 455 (31.23%) MS Excel
2 150 (10.30%) MS Office
3 80 (5.49%) Spreadsheet
4 56 (3.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (2.54%) SPSS
6 21 (1.44%) MS Visio
7 20 (1.37%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.75%) XMetaL
9 7 (0.48%) LaTeX
10 6 (0.41%) MS Project
11 4 (0.27%) Stata
12 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 29 (1.99%) Google Analytics
2 26 (1.78%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.55%) Misys Opics
3 8 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 8 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.34%) HFM
4 5 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.27%) ZaiNet
5 4 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.27%) Loan IQ
5 4 (0.27%) Retail-J
5 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.21%) Endur
6 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.21%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (0.82%) Amazon S3
2 12 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.41%) SaaS
5 3 (0.21%) Office 365
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.069%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.96%) Internet
2 12 (0.82%) TCP/IP
2 12 (0.82%) Firewall
3 9 (0.62%) POP3
3 9 (0.62%) IMAP
3 9 (0.62%) Intranet
4 7 (0.48%) Extranet
4 7 (0.48%) HTTP
4 7 (0.48%) VPN
5 6 (0.41%) FTP
5 6 (0.41%) SAN
6 5 (0.34%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.21%) NAS
7 3 (0.21%) Wireless
7 3 (0.21%) LDAP
7 3 (0.21%) Broadband
7 3 (0.21%) VoIP
8 2 (0.14%) DNS
9 1 (0.069%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.069%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 490 (33.63%) SQL Server
2 183 (12.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 168 (11.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 140 (9.61%) Relational Database
5 115 (7.89%) MS Access
6 109 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 75 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 65 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
9 58 (3.98%) QlikView
10 52 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 37 (2.54%) Data Mining
13 34 (2.33%) MySQL
14 33 (2.26%) OLAP
15 30 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
16 23 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (1.51%) RDBMS
18 18 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (1.10%) Big Data
19 16 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 110 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 39 (2.68%) NUnit
3 32 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 27 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (1.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 22 (1.51%) Subversion
7 19 (1.30%) Jenkins
8 15 (1.03%) JIRA
9 14 (0.96%) Moq
10 13 (0.89%) Eclipse
11 12 (0.82%) Yeoman
12 11 (0.75%) JUnit
13 9 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (0.62%) CruiseControl
14 8 (0.55%) Toad
15 7 (0.48%) MSBuild
16 6 (0.41%) Maven
16 6 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 5 (0.34%) Mercurial
General
1 806 (55.32%) Finance
2 323 (22.17%) Front Office
3 219 (15.03%) Banking
4 108 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 81 (5.56%) Marketing
6 68 (4.67%) Back Office
7 54 (3.71%) Financial Institution
8 49 (3.36%) Retail
9 37 (2.54%) Legal
10 32 (2.20%) Advertising
11 28 (1.92%) Italian Language
12 20 (1.37%) Publishing
12 20 (1.37%) Telecoms
13 19 (1.30%) Law
14 18 (1.24%) Spanish Language
15 13 (0.89%) Billing
15 13 (0.89%) Games
16 9 (0.62%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.62%) French Language
17 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 691 (47.43%) Developer
2 443 (30.40%) Analyst
3 229 (15.72%) Excel Developer
4 178 (12.22%) VBA Developer
5 127 (8.72%) C# Developer
6 113 (7.76%) Data Analyst
7 107 (7.34%) Excel VBA Developer
8 98 (6.73%) Applications Support
9 89 (6.11%) Junior
10 80 (5.49%) Junior Developer
11 68 (4.67%) Business Analyst
12 62 (4.26%) Support Analyst
13 56 (3.84%) Java Developer
13 56 (3.84%) Consultant
14 52 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
14 52 (3.57%) RAD Developer
15 49 (3.36%) Senior Developer
16 44 (3.02%) .NET Developer
17 38 (2.61%) Technical Analyst
18 37 (2.54%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (27.04%) .NET
2 189 (12.97%) HTML
3 165 (11.32%) XML
4 115 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 106 (7.28%) WPF
6 91 (6.25%) CSS
7 76 (5.22%) WCF
8 67 (4.60%) jQuery
9 64 (4.39%) Web Services
10 53 (3.64%) WinForms
11 52 (3.57%) .NET Framework
12 44 (3.02%) HTML5
13 43 (2.95%) Ajax
14 41 (2.81%) J2EE
15 33 (2.26%) XSLT
16 27 (1.85%) XSL
17 26 (1.78%) Spring
18 24 (1.65%) LINQ
19 23 (1.58%) ADO
20 21 (1.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 292 (20.04%) Analytical Skills
2 196 (13.45%) Derivative
3 148 (10.16%) Computer Science
4 142 (9.75%) Mathematics
5 141 (9.68%) Fixed Income
6 124 (8.51%) Equities
7 106 (7.28%) Hedge funds
8 101 (6.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 62 (4.26%) Management Information System
9 62 (4.26%) Equity Derivative
10 60 (4.12%) Statistics
10 60 (4.12%) Market Risk
11 46 (3.16%) Visualisation
12 42 (2.88%) Credit Risk
12 42 (2.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 41 (2.81%) Economics
14 30 (2.06%) Physics
14 30 (2.06%) Algorithms
15 29 (1.99%) User Experience
16 27 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 179 (12.29%) Windows
2 140 (9.61%) UNIX
3 76 (5.22%) Linux
4 12 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 11 (0.75%) Windows 8
6 10 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.34%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.069%) Solaris
11 1 (0.069%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (14.21%) Analytics
2 175 (12.01%) OO
3 171 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
5 134 (9.20%) Asset Management
6 126 (8.65%) Project Management
7 109 (7.48%) RAD
8 90 (6.18%) Business Analysis
9 88 (6.04%) Investment Management
10 80 (5.49%) Data Analysis
11 74 (5.08%) Migration
12 71 (4.87%) Risk Management
13 68 (4.67%) ETL
14 65 (4.46%) TDD
15 64 (4.39%) OOP
16 61 (4.19%) Software Engineering
17 48 (3.29%) Multithreading
18 47 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
19 46 (3.16%) Unit Testing
20 44 (3.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 938 (64.38%) SQL
2 584 (40.08%) C#
3 243 (16.68%) Java
4 182 (12.49%) C++
5 166 (11.39%) T-SQL
6 156 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 145 (9.95%) VB
8 122 (8.37%) VB.NET
9 95 (6.52%) Python
10 90 (6.18%) Perl
11 50 (3.43%) Bash Shell
12 44 (3.02%) PL/SQL
13 42 (2.88%) R
14 41 (2.81%) C
15 40 (2.75%) PHP
16 39 (2.68%) MATLAB
17 36 (2.47%) VB6
18 35 (2.40%) Shell Script
19 24 (1.65%) XPath
20 18 (1.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 375 (25.74%) Degree
2 25 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.44%) CFA
4 16 (1.10%) ISEB
5 15 (1.03%) ACCA
6 14 (0.96%) MCP
7 12 (0.82%) PhD
7 12 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.41%) CIMA
9 5 (0.34%) MCSE
10 4 (0.27%) OCPJP
10 4 (0.27%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.27%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.27%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.21%) MCSD
11 3 (0.21%) MCSA
11 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (3.02%) QA
2 30 (2.06%) EMIR
3 24 (1.65%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.27%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.27%) SLA
5 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.14%) MiFID
7 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.14%) Basel III
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.069%) COREP
8 1 (0.069%) UCITS
8 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.82%) VirtualBox
4 9 (0.62%) MDaemon
5 5 (0.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.069%) XenServer
7 1 (0.069%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 16 (1.10%) Control-M
2 12 (0.82%) Vagrant
3 10 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.14%) Foglight
5 2 (0.14%) WMI
5 2 (0.14%) SCCM
6 1 (0.069%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.069%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 308 (21.14%) Microsoft
2 210 (14.41%) Oracle
3 70 (4.80%) Bloomberg
4 54 (3.71%) Sybase
5 49 (3.36%) Fidessa
6 38 (2.61%) Business Objects
6 38 (2.61%) Tableau
7 34 (2.33%) SunGard
8 30 (2.06%) thinkFolio
9 29 (1.99%) Google
10 27 (1.85%) Murex
11 22 (1.51%) Cognos
12 21 (1.44%) TIBCO
13 20 (1.37%) Facebook
14 19 (1.30%) Vermilion
14 19 (1.30%) Informatica
15 18 (1.24%) FactSet
16 16 (1.10%) VMware
17 15 (1.03%) DataFlux
17 15 (1.03%) Trillium
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