The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 322 218 208
Rank change year-on-year
-104 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBA 331 667 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.88% 1.51% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 2.82% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 282 518 608
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,540 £35,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
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
20575 23619 23806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.50% 53.48% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18083 20354 20477
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in London

VBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 89 £57,500 +13.86% 12
Bromley +4 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £23,000 -
Southwark - 1 £40,500 -
Brentford - 1 £37,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for VBA.

1 526 (64.70%) SQL
2 351 (43.17%) Finance
3 276 (33.95%) SQL Server
4 239 (29.40%) Front Office
5 236 (29.03%) C#
6 222 (27.31%) MS Excel
7 217 (26.69%) Degree
8 190 (23.37%) Business Intelligence
9 185 (22.76%) Analytical Skills
10 178 (21.89%) .NET
11 175 (21.53%) Microsoft
12 150 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 136 (16.73%) Oracle
14 129 (15.87%) Python
15 124 (15.25%) Computer Science
16 119 (14.64%) Analytics
17 116 (14.27%) Java
18 106 (13.04%) Data Analysis
18 106 (13.04%) Banking
19 102 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
20 101 (12.42%) Tableau
21 97 (11.93%) VB
22 96 (11.81%) Fixed Income
23 95 (11.69%) Relational Database
24 92 (11.32%) Asset Management
24 92 (11.32%) C++
25 89 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
26 87 (10.70%) XML
27 85 (10.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 82 (10.09%) Mathematics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.94%) SAS
3 23 (2.83%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.46%) Apache Pig
5 14 (1.72%) IIS
6 13 (1.60%) Apache
7 10 (1.23%) Apache Spark
8 8 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.86%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.62%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.62%) CMS
11 3 (0.37%) JBoss
12 2 (0.25%) LiveLink
12 2 (0.25%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.12%) Confluence
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 222 (27.31%) MS Excel
2 71 (8.73%) MS Office
3 36 (4.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (3.44%) MS Visio
5 24 (2.95%) SPSS
6 23 (2.83%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (1.23%) MS Project
8 3 (0.37%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.25%) XMetaL
10 1 (0.12%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (1.48%) SunGard APT
2 11 (1.35%) Misys Opics
3 8 (0.98%) HFM
3 8 (0.98%) thinkFolio
4 7 (0.86%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 7 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (0.86%) Hyperion Planning
5 6 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.74%) FastStats
5 6 (0.74%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.49%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.49%) SunGard GMI
7 4 (0.49%) Unica
8 3 (0.37%) Magento
9 2 (0.25%) Cognos Planning
9 2 (0.25%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (2.21%) Amazon EMR
2 18 (2.21%) Amazon S3
3 15 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.23%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.37%) Office 365
6 2 (0.25%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.12%) AdWords
7 1 (0.12%) Silverpop
7 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.98%) Internet
2 7 (0.86%) Intranet
2 7 (0.86%) Wireless
3 5 (0.62%) SNMP
3 5 (0.62%) VPN
4 4 (0.49%) DHCP
4 4 (0.49%) DNS
4 4 (0.49%) FTP
4 4 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.37%) WebEx
6 2 (0.25%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (0.25%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (0.25%) DEFINITY
6 2 (0.25%) SMTP
7 1 (0.12%) Extranet
7 1 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.12%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (33.95%) SQL Server
2 150 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 95 (11.69%) Relational Database
4 89 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
5 85 (10.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 73 (8.98%) QlikView
7 54 (6.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 47 (5.78%) Hadoop
9 46 (5.66%) Power BI
10 45 (5.54%) MS Access
11 44 (5.41%) Big Data
12 39 (4.80%) Crystal Reports
13 33 (4.06%) MySQL
14 27 (3.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 27 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
15 26 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
16 24 (2.95%) PowerPivot
17 23 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
17 23 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 19 (2.34%) Jenkins
2 19 (2.34%) Subversion
3 18 (2.21%) Git (software)
3 18 (2.21%) Vagrant
3 18 (2.21%) Yeoman
4 17 (2.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 16 (1.97%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.48%) JIRA
6 12 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 8 (0.98%) Maven
9 7 (0.86%) Log4j
10 6 (0.74%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.49%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.25%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 351 (43.17%) Finance
2 239 (29.40%) Front Office
3 106 (13.04%) Banking
4 42 (5.17%) Marketing
5 36 (4.43%) Legal
6 35 (4.31%) Investment Banking
7 34 (4.18%) Retail
8 28 (3.44%) Back Office
9 25 (3.08%) Advertising
10 19 (2.34%) Telecoms
11 18 (2.21%) Billing
12 14 (1.72%) Financial Institution
13 12 (1.48%) Manufacturing
14 10 (1.23%) Law
15 9 (1.11%) German Language
16 8 (0.98%) Publishing
17 7 (0.86%) Automotive
18 5 (0.62%) Games
19 4 (0.49%) International Banking
20 3 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 320 (39.36%) Analyst
2 316 (38.87%) Developer
3 82 (10.09%) VBA Developer
4 79 (9.72%) Business Analyst
5 77 (9.47%) SQL Analyst
5 77 (9.47%) SQL Developer
6 75 (9.23%) C# Developer
7 66 (8.12%) Data Analyst
8 64 (7.87%) Support Analyst
9 60 (7.38%) .NET Developer
10 57 (7.01%) Applications Support
11 55 (6.77%) Consultant
12 50 (6.15%) Excel Developer
13 44 (5.41%) Software Developer
14 42 (5.17%) Front Office Developer
15 41 (5.04%) Applications Support Analyst
16 39 (4.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 39 (4.80%) Graduate
17 38 (4.67%) Excel VBA Developer
18 36 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (21.89%) .NET
2 87 (10.70%) XML
3 65 (8.00%) HTML
4 57 (7.01%) WPF
5 47 (5.78%) Web Services
6 35 (4.31%) CSS
7 34 (4.18%) WCF
8 31 (3.81%) MDX
9 29 (3.57%) ASP.NET
10 22 (2.71%) .NET Framework
11 19 (2.34%) XML Messaging
12 18 (2.21%) Cascalog
12 18 (2.21%) D3.js
12 18 (2.21%) JSON
12 18 (2.21%) Natural Language Processing
12 18 (2.21%) Pandas
12 18 (2.21%) scikit-learn
12 18 (2.21%) SciPy
13 17 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (2.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 185 (22.76%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 96 (11.81%) Fixed Income
4 82 (10.09%) Mathematics
5 65 (8.00%) Derivative
5 65 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 64 (7.87%) Visualisation
7 60 (7.38%) Hedge funds
8 48 (5.90%) Management Information System
9 46 (5.66%) Equities
10 32 (3.94%) Data Structures
11 29 (3.57%) Statistics
12 23 (2.83%) Economics
13 22 (2.71%) Fintech
14 19 (2.34%) SWIFT
15 18 (2.21%) Market Risk
16 14 (1.72%) OTC Derivatives
17 13 (1.60%) Credit Risk
17 13 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (1.60%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.64%) Windows
2 41 (5.04%) Linux
3 35 (4.31%) Unix
4 15 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.60%) Solaris
6 9 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.11%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.62%) Debian
8 5 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.37%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.37%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.25%) AIX
10 2 (0.25%) Android
10 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.25%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (23.37%) Business Intelligence
2 119 (14.64%) Analytics
3 106 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 102 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (11.32%) Asset Management
6 74 (9.10%) Data Modelling
7 66 (8.12%) Data Analytics
8 59 (7.26%) Data Management
9 58 (7.13%) ETL
10 57 (7.01%) Project Management
11 56 (6.89%) Risk Management
12 55 (6.77%) RAD
13 42 (5.17%) Business Analysis
13 42 (5.17%) SDLC
14 41 (5.04%) Investment Management
15 39 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
16 38 (4.67%) Data Visualisation
17 33 (4.06%) Statistical Analysis
18 31 (3.81%) ITIL
18 31 (3.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 526 (64.70%) SQL
2 236 (29.03%) C#
3 129 (15.87%) Python
4 116 (14.27%) Java
5 97 (11.93%) VB
6 92 (11.32%) C++
7 80 (9.84%) Perl
8 69 (8.49%) T-SQL
9 68 (8.36%) JavaScript
10 49 (6.03%) R
11 31 (3.81%) Bash Shell
12 29 (3.57%) PHP
13 28 (3.44%) PL/SQL
14 25 (3.08%) MATLAB
15 24 (2.95%) VB6
16 22 (2.71%) VBScript
17 20 (2.46%) VB.NET
18 18 (2.21%) Clojure
18 18 (2.21%) Cypher
19 15 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 217 (26.69%) Degree
2 18 (2.21%) PhD
3 10 (1.23%) ACCA
3 10 (1.23%) CIMA
4 7 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.37%) ISEB
5 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.37%) PMP
5 3 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.25%) AAT
7 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.12%) MCSD
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.54%) Data Quality
2 28 (3.44%) QA
3 18 (2.21%) ISO20022
3 18 (2.21%) SEPA
4 14 (1.72%) SLA
5 11 (1.35%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.86%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.49%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.12%) EMIR
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 23 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (2.21%) VirtualBox
3 14 (1.72%) Docker
4 9 (1.11%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (0.62%) Btrfs
6 5 (0.62%) NFS
7 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.25%) XenApp
8 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (1.11%) Control-M
2 8 (0.98%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.25%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.25%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 175 (21.53%) Microsoft
2 136 (16.73%) Oracle
3 101 (12.42%) Tableau
4 30 (3.69%) Google
5 29 (3.57%) Bloomberg
6 26 (3.20%) Cognos
7 24 (2.95%) SAP
8 22 (2.71%) Charles River
8 22 (2.71%) Sybase
9 19 (2.34%) Sun
10 18 (2.21%) IBM
10 18 (2.21%) Reuters
11 16 (1.97%) Informatica
11 16 (1.97%) SunGard
12 14 (1.72%) Trayport
13 13 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (1.48%) Hyperion
14 12 (1.48%) Infor
14 12 (1.48%) OpenLink
15 11 (1.35%) Misys
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + £10k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Smart Lenders Asset Management Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £115000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago