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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 189 188 158
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Permanent jobs citing VBA 759 696 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.56% 1.57% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.90% 2.93% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 644 551 825
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £82,500 £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
26134 23785 28271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.79% 53.72% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22588 20231 25056
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 24 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 24 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 -4 267 £52,500 +5.00% 32
Erith - 5 £37,500 -
Canary Wharf -2 3 £60,000 -36.84%
Docklands, London +2 2 £31,250 -10.07%
Ealing - 2 £40,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -13 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £45,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 986 (66.53%) SQL
2 779 (52.56%) Finance
3 622 (41.97%) C#
4 468 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 457 (30.84%) MS Excel
6 450 (30.36%) .NET
7 419 (28.27%) Degree
8 362 (24.43%) Microsoft
9 324 (21.86%) Front Office
10 264 (17.81%) Oracle
11 253 (17.07%) Java
12 237 (15.99%) Analytics
13 207 (13.97%) Banking
14 206 (13.90%) C++
15 194 (13.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 192 (12.96%) HTML
16 192 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 192 (12.96%) Derivative
17 187 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
18 177 (11.94%) Windows
19 174 (11.74%) MS Office
20 161 (10.86%) Computer Science
21 160 (10.80%) VB
22 143 (9.65%) T-SQL
23 139 (9.38%) XML
24 136 (9.18%) Project Management
25 133 (8.97%) UNIX
25 133 (8.97%) JavaScript
26 131 (8.84%) OO
27 129 (8.70%) VB.NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 96 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 88 (5.94%) SAS
3 40 (2.70%) IIS
4 29 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (1.55%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.15%) Apache Pig
6 17 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
7 15 (1.01%) CMS
8 12 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (0.54%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.47%) Confluence
11 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.34%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.34%) WorkSite
12 5 (0.34%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 457 (30.84%) MS Excel
2 174 (11.74%) MS Office
3 84 (5.67%) Spreadsheet
4 69 (4.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (2.83%) SPSS
6 22 (1.48%) MS Project
7 18 (1.21%) XMetaL
8 14 (0.94%) 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 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.067%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.067%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 34 (2.29%) Markit EDM
2 22 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 15 (1.01%) Misys Opics
4 13 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
5 11 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 10 (0.67%) HFM
7 7 (0.47%) LatentZero
7 7 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
7 7 (0.47%) SunGard AvantGard
7 7 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (0.27%) Summit
10 3 (0.20%) Endur
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.20%) Cognos Planning
10 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.20%) Kondor+
10 3 (0.20%) ZaiNet
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
1 12 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (0.81%) Amazon S3
2 6 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.40%) SaaS
3 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.88%) SAN
2 11 (0.74%) Firewall
2 11 (0.74%) Internet
3 8 (0.54%) Intranet
4 7 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.40%) IMAP
5 6 (0.40%) POP3
5 6 (0.40%) PPP
6 5 (0.34%) VPN
7 4 (0.27%) Extranet
8 3 (0.20%) Wireless
8 3 (0.20%) LDAP
8 3 (0.20%) FTP
8 3 (0.20%) VoIP
8 3 (0.20%) NAS
8 3 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.13%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.13%) DNS
9 2 (0.13%) Broadband
10 1 (0.067%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 194 (13.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 192 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 115 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 112 (7.56%) MS Access
6 109 (7.35%) Relational Database
7 76 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 66 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
9 64 (4.32%) QlikView
10 54 (3.64%) Data Mining
11 52 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
12 47 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
14 37 (2.50%) OLAP
15 34 (2.29%) Oracle Database
16 30 (2.02%) Oracle OLAP
17 28 (1.89%) MySQL
18 25 (1.69%) NoSQL
19 22 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
20 18 (1.21%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 103 (6.95%) Visual Studio
2 48 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 31 (2.09%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.55%) Eclipse
6 21 (1.42%) NUnit
6 21 (1.42%) Jenkins
6 21 (1.42%) JIRA
7 19 (1.28%) Subversion
8 17 (1.15%) CruiseControl
8 17 (1.15%) Moq
9 15 (1.01%) MSBuild
10 12 (0.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 11 (0.74%) Yeoman
12 9 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
12 9 (0.61%) Hudson
13 5 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.27%) FrontPage
14 4 (0.27%) Toad
14 4 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 779 (52.56%) Finance
2 324 (21.86%) Front Office
3 207 (13.97%) Banking
4 103 (6.95%) Marketing
5 80 (5.40%) Investment Banking
6 60 (4.05%) Financial Institution
7 50 (3.37%) Back Office
8 48 (3.24%) Advertising
9 47 (3.17%) Retail
10 41 (2.77%) Telecoms
11 34 (2.29%) Legal
12 30 (2.02%) Law
13 29 (1.96%) French Language
14 22 (1.48%) Publishing
15 21 (1.42%) Billing
15 21 (1.42%) Italian Language
16 19 (1.28%) Games
17 18 (1.21%) Spanish Language
18 13 (0.88%) Retail Banking
19 11 (0.74%) German Language
Job Titles
1 694 (46.83%) Developer
2 527 (35.56%) Analyst
3 178 (12.01%) Excel Developer
4 143 (9.65%) VBA Developer
5 134 (9.04%) C# Developer
6 131 (8.84%) Data Analyst
7 112 (7.56%) Applications Support
8 101 (6.82%) Junior
9 96 (6.48%) Excel VBA Developer
10 82 (5.53%) Junior Developer
11 78 (5.26%) Support Analyst
12 61 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
13 60 (4.05%) Analyst Developer
14 55 (3.71%) Business Analyst
15 54 (3.64%) Front Office Developer
16 53 (3.58%) .NET Developer
17 50 (3.37%) Programmer
18 49 (3.31%) SQL Developer
19 46 (3.10%) Applications Support Analyst
19 46 (3.10%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (30.36%) .NET
2 192 (12.96%) HTML
3 139 (9.38%) XML
4 123 (8.30%) ASP.NET
5 108 (7.29%) WPF
6 80 (5.40%) WCF
7 78 (5.26%) CSS
8 72 (4.86%) .NET Framework
9 50 (3.37%) jQuery
10 44 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (2.90%) HTML5
12 40 (2.70%) Web Services
13 39 (2.63%) LINQ
14 37 (2.50%) XSLT
15 35 (2.36%) Ajax
16 33 (2.23%) J2EE
17 24 (1.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 21 (1.42%) XSL
18 21 (1.42%) XHTML
19 20 (1.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 192 (12.96%) Derivative
2 161 (10.86%) Computer Science
3 120 (8.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 119 (8.03%) Mathematics
5 106 (7.15%) Equities
5 106 (7.15%) Fixed Income
6 100 (6.75%) Hedge funds
7 88 (5.94%) Management Information System
8 74 (4.99%) Statistics
9 67 (4.52%) Market Risk
10 52 (3.51%) Visualisation
11 48 (3.24%) Equity Derivative
12 43 (2.90%) Physics
13 41 (2.77%) Credit Risk
14 34 (2.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 33 (2.23%) Economics
16 26 (1.75%) Chemistry
17 24 (1.62%) Credit Derivative
18 18 (1.21%) Semantic Web
18 18 (1.21%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 177 (11.94%) Windows
2 133 (8.97%) UNIX
3 78 (5.26%) Linux
4 23 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 12 (0.81%) Windows XP
9 9 (0.61%) Windows 2000
10 7 (0.47%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.20%) AIX
11 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.067%) Solaris
13 1 (0.067%) Android
13 1 (0.067%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (15.99%) Analytics
2 187 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
3 136 (9.18%) Project Management
4 131 (8.84%) OO
5 114 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 97 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (6.34%) CRM
7 94 (6.34%) RAD
8 93 (6.28%) Business Analysis
9 88 (5.94%) Software Engineering
10 87 (5.87%) Investment Management
11 81 (5.47%) Migration
12 79 (5.33%) ITIL
13 78 (5.26%) Asset Management
13 78 (5.26%) Data Management
14 71 (4.79%) Risk Management
15 64 (4.32%) Data Modelling
16 63 (4.25%) ETL
17 56 (3.78%) MVC
18 55 (3.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 986 (66.53%) SQL
2 622 (41.97%) C#
3 253 (17.07%) Java
4 206 (13.90%) C++
5 160 (10.80%) VB
6 143 (9.65%) T-SQL
7 133 (8.97%) JavaScript
8 129 (8.70%) VB.NET
9 128 (8.64%) Python
10 74 (4.99%) Perl
11 69 (4.66%) R
12 65 (4.39%) MATLAB
13 48 (3.24%) C
14 42 (2.83%) Bash Shell
15 40 (2.70%) Shell Script
16 39 (2.63%) PHP
17 36 (2.43%) PL/SQL
18 30 (2.02%) VB6
19 25 (1.69%) PowerShell
20 17 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 419 (28.27%) Degree
2 44 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (1.75%) CFA
4 19 (1.28%) PhD
5 18 (1.21%) MCP
6 17 (1.15%) ISEB
6 17 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.01%) Security Cleared
8 10 (0.67%) ACCA
9 9 (0.61%) MBA
10 8 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.54%) CIMA
11 6 (0.40%) MCTS
11 6 (0.40%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.40%) MCSD
12 4 (0.27%) MCT
12 4 (0.27%) MCSE
12 4 (0.27%) ECDL
12 4 (0.27%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.12%) QA
2 16 (1.08%) SLA
3 13 (0.88%) EMIR
4 12 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
4 12 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.34%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.20%) Basel III
8 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.13%) COBIT
8 2 (0.13%) MiFID
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.067%) UCITS
9 1 (0.067%) COREP
9 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 56 (3.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.40%) VirtualBox
3 6 (0.40%) MDaemon
4 3 (0.20%) vSphere
5 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.067%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.067%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.067%) XenApp
6 1 (0.067%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (1.08%) Control-M
2 7 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.47%) SCCM
3 6 (0.40%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.34%) WMI
5 3 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.20%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
6 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.067%) Foglight
7 1 (0.067%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 362 (24.43%) Microsoft
2 264 (17.81%) Oracle
3 65 (4.39%) Bloomberg
4 52 (3.51%) Sybase
5 50 (3.37%) Cognos
6 36 (2.43%) Business Objects
7 35 (2.36%) Tableau
8 30 (2.02%) Fidessa
8 30 (2.02%) SunGard
9 28 (1.89%) Facebook
9 28 (1.89%) Murex
10 24 (1.62%) Google
10 24 (1.62%) Informatica
11 22 (1.48%) thinkFolio
11 22 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
12 20 (1.35%) Twitter
13 17 (1.15%) Brady
14 16 (1.08%) DataFlux
14 16 (1.08%) Reuters
14 16 (1.08%) Charles River
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Solmar Finance
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Phase Eight
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + flexible benefits, bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + ASAP, Negiotable
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £46,837 + pkg
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £6k on call + 25% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago