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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 194 216 165
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -51
Permanent jobs citing VBA 719 603 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.57% 1.36% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 2.48% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 627 499 779
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £30,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
24006 24329 27885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.30% 54.96% 54.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20668 20786 24640
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 £32,500
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +23 243 £55,000 +4.76% 33
Erith - 8 £37,500 -
Docklands, London +2 2 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -12 2 £32,500 +6.55%
Bromley -13 2 £62,500 +150.00% 2
Ealing - 2 £40,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £22,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Feltham - 1 £45,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 994 (65.05%) SQL
2 831 (54.38%) Finance
3 630 (41.23%) C#
4 492 (32.20%) SQL Server
5 488 (31.94%) MS Excel
6 454 (29.71%) .NET
7 400 (26.18%) Degree
8 341 (22.32%) Microsoft
9 317 (20.75%) Front Office
10 300 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
11 267 (17.47%) Java
12 239 (15.64%) Oracle
13 219 (14.33%) Analytics
14 217 (14.20%) Banking
15 214 (14.01%) C++
16 207 (13.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 202 (13.22%) HTML
18 201 (13.15%) Windows
19 193 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
20 190 (12.43%) Derivative
21 181 (11.85%) MS Office
22 177 (11.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 173 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
24 167 (10.93%) OO
25 166 (10.86%) XML
26 163 (10.67%) UNIX
27 159 (10.41%) T-SQL
28 156 (10.21%) Computer Science
29 155 (10.14%) JavaScript
30 146 (9.55%) Project Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 103 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 79 (5.17%) SAS
3 34 (2.23%) IIS
4 28 (1.83%) Tomcat
5 27 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
6 26 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 24 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.79%) Apache Pig
10 11 (0.72%) MS Exchange
10 11 (0.72%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.39%) Confluence
12 6 (0.39%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.33%) WorkSite
13 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.26%) Documentum
15 2 (0.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 488 (31.94%) MS Excel
2 181 (11.85%) MS Office
3 82 (5.37%) Spreadsheet
4 63 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (2.29%) SPSS
6 21 (1.37%) MS Visio
7 16 (1.05%) XMetaL
8 15 (0.98%) MS Project
9 13 (0.85%) PowerPivot
10 7 (0.46%) LaTeX
11 5 (0.33%) Stata
12 3 (0.20%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.065%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.065%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 28 (1.83%) Markit EDM
2 24 (1.57%) Google Analytics
3 13 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
3 13 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (0.59%) Misys Opics
5 7 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.39%) HFM
7 5 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.26%) ZaiNet
8 4 (0.26%) Loan IQ
8 4 (0.26%) Endur
9 3 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.20%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.20%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.20%) assyst
9 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.13%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 2 (0.13%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 2 (0.13%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (0.65%) Amazon S3
1 10 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
1 10 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.39%) SaaS
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.26%) Office 365
5 1 (0.065%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.92%) Internet
2 13 (0.85%) Firewall
3 12 (0.79%) SAN
4 10 (0.65%) Intranet
4 10 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.59%) POP3
5 9 (0.59%) Extranet
5 9 (0.59%) IMAP
6 7 (0.46%) VPN
7 6 (0.39%) HTTP
8 5 (0.33%) FTP
8 5 (0.33%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.20%) Wireless
9 3 (0.20%) LDAP
9 3 (0.20%) PPP
9 3 (0.20%) VoIP
9 3 (0.20%) NAS
10 2 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.13%) DNS
10 2 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 492 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 207 (13.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 177 (11.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 132 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 117 (7.66%) MS Access
6 113 (7.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 73 (4.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 64 (4.19%) QlikView
9 58 (3.80%) Crystal Reports
9 58 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
10 49 (3.21%) Data Mining
11 46 (3.01%) Oracle Reports
12 45 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 41 (2.68%) OLAP
14 29 (1.90%) MySQL
15 25 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
16 19 (1.24%) Oracle Database
17 16 (1.05%) MarkLogic
18 15 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (0.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 105 (6.87%) Visual Studio
2 41 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 37 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (2.23%) NUnit
5 29 (1.90%) Git (software)
6 22 (1.44%) JIRA
7 21 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 20 (1.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 19 (1.24%) Subversion
9 19 (1.24%) Eclipse
10 14 (0.92%) Moq
10 14 (0.92%) CruiseControl
11 12 (0.79%) MSBuild
11 12 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
11 12 (0.79%) JUnit
12 9 (0.59%) Toad
12 9 (0.59%) Yeoman
12 9 (0.59%) Hudson
13 6 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.26%) Redmine
General
1 831 (54.38%) Finance
2 317 (20.75%) Front Office
3 217 (14.20%) Banking
4 102 (6.68%) Investment Banking
5 83 (5.43%) Marketing
6 61 (3.99%) Financial Institution
7 50 (3.27%) Back Office
8 43 (2.81%) Retail
9 42 (2.75%) Advertising
10 36 (2.36%) Legal
11 31 (2.03%) Telecoms
12 29 (1.90%) Law
13 26 (1.70%) Italian Language
14 21 (1.37%) Publishing
15 19 (1.24%) Spanish Language
16 18 (1.18%) French Language
17 17 (1.11%) Games
17 17 (1.11%) Billing
18 11 (0.72%) Retail Banking
19 4 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 736 (48.17%) Developer
2 502 (32.85%) Analyst
3 217 (14.20%) Excel Developer
4 174 (11.39%) VBA Developer
5 129 (8.44%) Data Analyst
5 129 (8.44%) C# Developer
6 104 (6.81%) Applications Support
7 103 (6.74%) Excel VBA Developer
8 102 (6.68%) Junior
9 89 (5.82%) Junior Developer
10 63 (4.12%) Support Analyst
11 61 (3.99%) Business Analyst
12 60 (3.93%) Analyst Developer
13 58 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
14 49 (3.21%) Java Developer
14 49 (3.21%) Programmer
15 48 (3.14%) Consultant
16 47 (3.08%) Senior Developer
17 43 (2.81%) RAD Developer
17 43 (2.81%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (29.71%) .NET
2 202 (13.22%) HTML
3 166 (10.86%) XML
4 114 (7.46%) ASP.NET
5 107 (7.00%) WPF
6 89 (5.82%) CSS
7 80 (5.24%) WCF
8 59 (3.86%) Web Services
8 59 (3.86%) .NET Framework
9 55 (3.60%) jQuery
10 47 (3.08%) HTML5
11 46 (3.01%) J2EE
12 41 (2.68%) Ajax
12 41 (2.68%) WinForms
13 37 (2.42%) XSLT
14 31 (2.03%) LINQ
15 28 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (1.77%) XSL
17 23 (1.51%) XHTML
18 21 (1.37%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 300 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
2 190 (12.43%) Derivative
3 156 (10.21%) Computer Science
4 132 (8.64%) Fixed Income
5 126 (8.25%) Mathematics
6 117 (7.66%) Equities
7 109 (7.13%) Hedge funds
8 103 (6.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 83 (5.43%) Management Information System
10 67 (4.38%) Market Risk
11 63 (4.12%) Statistics
12 56 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
13 49 (3.21%) Visualisation
14 42 (2.75%) Physics
15 41 (2.68%) Credit Risk
16 38 (2.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 36 (2.36%) Economics
18 29 (1.90%) Credit Derivative
18 29 (1.90%) User Experience
19 24 (1.57%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 201 (13.15%) Windows
2 163 (10.67%) UNIX
3 95 (6.22%) Linux
4 19 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 13 (0.85%) Windows XP
8 11 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.59%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.065%) Solaris
11 1 (0.065%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (14.33%) Analytics
2 193 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
4 167 (10.93%) OO
5 146 (9.55%) Project Management
6 98 (6.41%) RAD
7 97 (6.35%) Business Analysis
8 94 (6.15%) Data Analysis
9 93 (6.09%) Investment Management
10 91 (5.96%) Asset Management
11 85 (5.56%) Migration
12 84 (5.50%) Software Engineering
13 76 (4.97%) CRM
14 75 (4.91%) ETL
14 75 (4.91%) Risk Management
15 70 (4.58%) OOP
16 62 (4.06%) ITIL
17 58 (3.80%) Mentoring
17 58 (3.80%) TDD
18 57 (3.73%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 994 (65.05%) SQL
2 630 (41.23%) C#
3 267 (17.47%) Java
4 214 (14.01%) C++
5 159 (10.41%) T-SQL
6 155 (10.14%) JavaScript
7 145 (9.49%) VB
8 134 (8.77%) VB.NET
9 109 (7.13%) Python
10 100 (6.54%) Perl
11 60 (3.93%) MATLAB
12 54 (3.53%) R
13 52 (3.40%) C
13 52 (3.40%) Bash Shell
14 48 (3.14%) Shell Script
15 39 (2.55%) PHP
16 35 (2.29%) VB6
16 35 (2.29%) PL/SQL
17 25 (1.64%) PowerShell
18 23 (1.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 400 (26.18%) Degree
2 35 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (1.70%) CFA
4 22 (1.44%) ISEB
5 17 (1.11%) MCP
6 13 (0.85%) ACCA
7 12 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (0.79%) PhD
8 9 (0.59%) MBA
8 9 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.59%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.46%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.33%) MCSD
10 5 (0.33%) MCSE
11 4 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.26%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.26%) ECDL
11 4 (0.26%) MCT
11 4 (0.26%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.66%) QA
2 24 (1.57%) EMIR
3 19 (1.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.46%) Solvency II
5 6 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.33%) SLA
7 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.13%) MiFID
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.065%) UCITS
10 1 (0.065%) Basel III
System Software
1 75 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.59%) VirtualBox
3 9 (0.59%) MDaemon
4 5 (0.33%) vSphere
5 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.065%) XenApp
6 1 (0.065%) XenServer
6 1 (0.065%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 15 (0.98%) Control-M
2 11 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.59%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.46%) SCCM
5 5 (0.33%) WMI
5 5 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.13%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.13%) Foglight
Vendors
1 341 (22.32%) Microsoft
2 239 (15.64%) Oracle
3 76 (4.97%) Bloomberg
4 62 (4.06%) Sybase
5 50 (3.27%) Fidessa
6 34 (2.23%) Tableau
7 32 (2.09%) Business Objects
7 32 (2.09%) Cognos
8 28 (1.83%) SunGard
9 27 (1.77%) Murex
10 25 (1.64%) Google
11 21 (1.37%) Informatica
11 21 (1.37%) Facebook
12 19 (1.24%) VMware
12 19 (1.24%) thinkFolio
13 18 (1.18%) TIBCO
14 17 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
14 17 (1.11%) Reuters
15 16 (1.05%) DataFlux
15 16 (1.05%) Trillium
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Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Candidate Source
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Great benefits
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Propel London Ltd
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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