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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 230 246 149
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -97
Permanent jobs citing VBA 550 527 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.31% 1.22% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% 2.24% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 486 442 732
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
21405 23478 24451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.86% 54.55% 55.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18366 19725 21213
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +30 212 £55,000 +10.00% 35
Uxbridge - 3 £40,000 -
Docklands, London -2 2 - -
Beckenham - 1 £48,000 -
Hayes - 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 3
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 814 (66.13%) SQL
2 622 (50.53%) Finance
3 437 (35.50%) C#
4 363 (29.49%) SQL Server
5 344 (27.94%) MS Excel
6 305 (24.78%) .NET
7 284 (23.07%) Degree
8 281 (22.83%) Microsoft
9 266 (21.61%) Front Office
10 254 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
11 210 (17.06%) Banking
12 206 (16.73%) Analytics
13 198 (16.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 187 (15.19%) T-SQL
15 184 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
16 172 (13.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 171 (13.89%) Oracle
18 157 (12.75%) Derivative
19 151 (12.27%) Mathematics
20 144 (11.70%) Asset Management
21 140 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
21 140 (11.37%) Java
22 134 (10.89%) Fixed Income
23 129 (10.48%) MS Office
24 125 (10.15%) VB
25 122 (9.91%) C++
26 118 (9.59%) Windows
27 117 (9.50%) Relational Database
28 115 (9.34%) ASP.NET
29 114 (9.26%) Investment Banking

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
1 104 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 98 (7.96%) SAS
3 22 (1.79%) Apache Pig
4 18 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 16 (1.30%) CMS
6 15 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (1.22%) IIS
7 12 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.57%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.49%) JBoss
12 4 (0.32%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.24%) WorkSite
13 3 (0.24%) Documentum
13 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.24%) GemFire
14 2 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 344 (27.94%) MS Excel
2 129 (10.48%) MS Office
3 53 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (4.06%) Spreadsheet
5 35 (2.84%) SPSS
6 22 (1.79%) PowerPivot
7 19 (1.54%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.49%) LaTeX
9 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.32%) InDesign
9 4 (0.32%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.32%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.16%) MS Project
10 2 (0.16%) FastStats
11 1 (0.081%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.081%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.081%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.081%) XMetaL
11 1 (0.081%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 26 (2.11%) Google Analytics
2 23 (1.87%) thinkFolio
3 20 (1.62%) Cognos Planning
4 8 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.49%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.41%) ReMetrica
7 5 (0.41%) Endur
8 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.32%) Retail-J
8 4 (0.32%) Magento
9 3 (0.24%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 3 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.24%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.081%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.081%) Academy Housing
10 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.081%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
1 22 (1.79%) Amazon S3
1 22 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
2 21 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.32%) SaaS
5 3 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.89%) LAN
1 11 (0.89%) WAN
2 8 (0.65%) Firewall
3 6 (0.49%) Intranet
3 6 (0.49%) Broadband
3 6 (0.49%) HTTP
4 5 (0.41%) FTP
4 5 (0.41%) Internet
4 5 (0.41%) VPN
5 4 (0.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.24%) SAN
7 2 (0.16%) DNS
7 2 (0.16%) Extranet
8 1 (0.081%) DHCP
8 1 (0.081%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 198 (16.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 172 (13.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 117 (9.50%) Relational Database
5 77 (6.26%) Data Warehouse
6 75 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 72 (5.85%) MS Access
8 68 (5.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 65 (5.28%) Crystal Reports
10 53 (4.31%) QlikView
11 36 (2.92%) RDBMS
12 34 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
13 29 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
14 26 (2.11%) MySQL
15 24 (1.95%) OLAP
16 23 (1.87%) Data Mining
17 22 (1.79%) Hadoop
17 22 (1.79%) Apache Hive
17 22 (1.79%) Impala
18 21 (1.71%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 114 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 36 (2.92%) Git (software)
3 33 (2.68%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 30 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (1.95%) Jenkins
6 23 (1.87%) Subversion
7 22 (1.79%) Yeoman
8 19 (1.54%) NUnit
9 14 (1.14%) Maven
9 14 (1.14%) JIRA
10 10 (0.81%) Moq
11 8 (0.65%) Mercurial
11 8 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.49%) Toad
14 5 (0.41%) ReSharper
14 5 (0.41%) JUnit
14 5 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 4 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
16 2 (0.16%) Eclipse
General
1 622 (50.53%) Finance
2 266 (21.61%) Front Office
3 210 (17.06%) Banking
4 114 (9.26%) Investment Banking
5 84 (6.82%) Marketing
6 69 (5.61%) Back Office
7 53 (4.31%) Financial Institution
7 53 (4.31%) Retail
8 47 (3.82%) Legal
9 32 (2.60%) Law
10 23 (1.87%) Publishing
11 21 (1.71%) Advertising
12 17 (1.38%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.49%) Games
14 5 (0.41%) Billing
14 5 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.41%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.32%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.24%) International Banking
16 3 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 564 (45.82%) Developer
2 353 (28.68%) Analyst
3 142 (11.54%) Excel Developer
4 115 (9.34%) VBA Developer
5 113 (9.18%) C# Developer
6 91 (7.39%) Data Analyst
7 75 (6.09%) Applications Support
8 66 (5.36%) Excel VBA Developer
9 64 (5.20%) Business Analyst
10 60 (4.87%) Support Analyst
11 58 (4.71%) Consultant
12 52 (4.22%) RAD Developer
13 51 (4.14%) SQL Developer
14 44 (3.57%) Junior
15 38 (3.09%) Senior Developer
16 35 (2.84%) Quantitative Developer
17 33 (2.68%) Data Scientist
18 32 (2.60%) Java Developer
19 30 (2.44%) Junior Developer
19 30 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (24.78%) .NET
2 115 (9.34%) ASP.NET
3 111 (9.02%) HTML
4 100 (8.12%) XML
5 73 (5.93%) WPF
6 69 (5.61%) CSS
7 56 (4.55%) WCF
8 55 (4.47%) WinForms
9 50 (4.06%) jQuery
10 36 (2.92%) .NET Framework
11 31 (2.52%) Spring
11 31 (2.52%) Web Services
12 28 (2.27%) J2EE
12 28 (2.27%) Middleware
13 27 (2.19%) Ajax
13 27 (2.19%) SciPy
13 27 (2.19%) D3.js
13 27 (2.19%) Pandas
14 24 (1.95%) HTML5
14 24 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 254 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (12.75%) Derivative
3 151 (12.27%) Mathematics
4 134 (10.89%) Fixed Income
5 114 (9.26%) Computer Science
6 96 (7.80%) Equities
7 82 (6.66%) Hedge funds
8 71 (5.77%) Credit Risk
9 63 (5.12%) Statistics
10 56 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 54 (4.39%) Management Information System
12 52 (4.22%) Visualisation
13 41 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
14 37 (3.01%) Market Risk
15 34 (2.76%) Economics
16 33 (2.68%) Algorithms
17 27 (2.19%) Credit Derivative
18 23 (1.87%) Data Structures
19 22 (1.79%) N-Tier
20 20 (1.62%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 118 (9.59%) Windows
2 84 (6.82%) UNIX
3 69 (5.61%) Linux
4 20 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.24%) Android
9 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.16%) Solaris
11 1 (0.081%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (16.73%) Analytics
2 184 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
3 144 (11.70%) Asset Management
4 140 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (8.61%) Data Analysis
6 105 (8.53%) OO
7 103 (8.37%) ETL
8 92 (7.47%) RAD
9 79 (6.42%) Investment Management
10 75 (6.09%) Risk Management
11 67 (5.44%) Business Analysis
12 58 (4.71%) MVC
13 55 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (4.22%) Project Management
14 52 (4.22%) Data Management
15 46 (3.74%) TDD
16 41 (3.33%) Unit Testing
17 39 (3.17%) Migration
18 38 (3.09%) Data Modelling
19 37 (3.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 814 (66.13%) SQL
2 437 (35.50%) C#
3 187 (15.19%) T-SQL
4 140 (11.37%) Java
5 125 (10.15%) VB
6 122 (9.91%) C++
7 102 (8.29%) Python
8 89 (7.23%) JavaScript
9 74 (6.01%) VB.NET
10 49 (3.98%) R
11 48 (3.90%) Perl
12 47 (3.82%) PHP
12 47 (3.82%) MATLAB
13 37 (3.01%) PL/SQL
14 31 (2.52%) VB6
15 29 (2.36%) Bash Shell
16 27 (2.19%) PowerShell
17 25 (2.03%) VBScript
18 21 (1.71%) Clojure
19 20 (1.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 284 (23.07%) Degree
2 16 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (1.30%) VCP4
3 14 (1.14%) PhD
4 9 (0.73%) MCSD
5 8 (0.65%) CFA
6 7 (0.57%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.49%) ACCA
8 5 (0.41%) ISEB
8 5 (0.41%) NVQ Level 3
9 4 (0.32%) MCP
9 4 (0.32%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.24%) CIMA
11 2 (0.16%) MCSE
11 2 (0.16%) MCSA
11 2 (0.16%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.081%) CRISC
12 1 (0.081%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.081%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.22%) QA
2 24 (1.95%) EMIR
3 17 (1.38%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (0.81%) Solvency II
5 6 (0.49%) MiFID
6 5 (0.41%) SLA
7 4 (0.32%) COBIT
7 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.24%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.24%) Basel III
9 1 (0.081%) Basel II
9 1 (0.081%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.081%) COREP
System Software
1 35 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.79%) VirtualBox
3 14 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.24%) XenApp
6 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.081%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (1.79%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.32%) Control-M
3 3 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 281 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 171 (13.89%) Oracle
3 57 (4.63%) Bloomberg
4 49 (3.98%) Cognos
5 45 (3.66%) Tableau
6 39 (3.17%) Business Objects
7 28 (2.27%) FactSet
8 26 (2.11%) Google
8 26 (2.11%) Sybase
9 18 (1.46%) VMware
9 18 (1.46%) Vermilion
10 14 (1.14%) Fidessa
11 13 (1.06%) IBM
12 11 (0.89%) Reuters
13 10 (0.81%) Facebook
14 9 (0.73%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.73%) SAP
14 9 (0.73%) Birst
15 8 (0.65%) SunGard
15 8 (0.65%) TIBCO
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £4000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £48k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago