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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 304 241 254
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +13
Permanent jobs citing VBA 415 549 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.01% 1.32% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 2.61% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 362 488 440
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
22140 21049 23623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.14% 50.65% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19465 18164 19921
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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 -38 92 £54,000 -1.81% 20
Wimbledon - 2 £42,500 -
Uxbridge +3 1 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Beckenham - 1 £26,000 - 1
Bromley - 1 £30,000 -
Chessington - 1 £37,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 761 (71.72%) SQL
2 586 (55.23%) Finance
3 413 (38.93%) C#
4 350 (32.99%) SQL Server
5 348 (32.80%) .NET
6 325 (30.63%) MS Excel
7 282 (26.58%) Degree
8 280 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
9 230 (21.68%) Front Office
10 215 (20.26%) Analytics
11 214 (20.17%) Microsoft
12 175 (16.49%) Banking
13 165 (15.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 158 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
15 152 (14.33%) Oracle
16 151 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 146 (13.76%) VB
18 141 (13.29%) T-SQL
19 135 (12.72%) Windows
20 133 (12.54%) Computer Science
21 131 (12.35%) MS Office
22 118 (11.12%) Data Analysis
23 110 (10.37%) Python
24 107 (10.08%) HTML
25 100 (9.43%) Fixed Income
25 100 (9.43%) ASP.NET
26 98 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
27 97 (9.14%) Equities
27 97 (9.14%) Mathematics
28 95 (8.95%) Java

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 75 (7.07%) SAS
2 69 (6.50%) SharePoint
3 38 (3.58%) IIS
4 23 (2.17%) Apache Pig
5 14 (1.32%) Confluence
6 8 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.47%) Apache
8 5 (0.47%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.47%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.19%) CMS
9 2 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.19%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.094%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.094%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 325 (30.63%) MS Excel
2 131 (12.35%) MS Office
3 34 (3.20%) SPSS
4 33 (3.11%) Spreadsheet
5 32 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (1.60%) MS Visio
7 12 (1.13%) MS Project
8 3 (0.28%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.41%) Cognos TM1
2 14 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 11 (1.04%) Cognos Planning
4 9 (0.85%) thinkFolio
5 7 (0.66%) Sentinel
6 6 (0.57%) WebTrends
7 5 (0.47%) LongView
8 4 (0.38%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 4 (0.38%) Cognos Controller
8 4 (0.38%) HFM
9 3 (0.28%) FastStats
9 3 (0.28%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.28%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.19%) FastStats PeopleStage
10 2 (0.19%) Magento
10 2 (0.19%) Misys Opics
10 2 (0.19%) Summit
10 2 (0.19%) Unica
11 1 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
1 22 (2.07%) Amazon EMR
1 22 (2.07%) Amazon S3
2 14 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.57%) GitHub
4 6 (0.57%) SaaS
5 5 (0.47%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.38%) SmartFocus
7 2 (0.19%) Silverpop
8 1 (0.094%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.094%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.79%) Intranet
2 16 (1.51%) Internet
3 9 (0.85%) Firewall
4 4 (0.38%) LAN
4 4 (0.38%) SAN
4 4 (0.38%) VPN
5 2 (0.19%) DNS
5 2 (0.19%) FTP
5 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.19%) VoIP
5 2 (0.19%) WAN
5 2 (0.19%) Wireless
5 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.094%) ATM
6 1 (0.094%) DHCP
6 1 (0.094%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.094%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (32.99%) SQL Server
2 165 (15.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 151 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (8.95%) Data Warehouse
5 88 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 74 (6.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 64 (6.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 56 (5.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 52 (4.90%) Relational Database
10 50 (4.71%) MS Access
11 44 (4.15%) BusinessObjects
12 43 (4.05%) QlikView
13 36 (3.39%) Data Mining
14 35 (3.30%) Big Data
15 31 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
16 30 (2.83%) MongoDB
17 28 (2.64%) Hadoop
18 27 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
18 27 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
19 24 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (4.15%) Visual Studio
3 31 (2.92%) Git (software)
4 28 (2.64%) Subversion
5 23 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 22 (2.07%) Vagrant
6 22 (2.07%) Yeoman
7 20 (1.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 16 (1.51%) JIRA
9 15 (1.41%) NUnit
10 13 (1.23%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.85%) MSBuild
11 9 (0.85%) MSTest
11 9 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.66%) Moq
13 3 (0.28%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.28%) HP UFT
13 3 (0.28%) MSI
13 3 (0.28%) TortoiseSVN
14 2 (0.19%) Flash Builder
General
1 586 (55.23%) Finance
2 230 (21.68%) Front Office
3 175 (16.49%) Banking
4 61 (5.75%) Back Office
5 59 (5.56%) Marketing
6 56 (5.28%) Retail
7 55 (5.18%) Investment Banking
8 44 (4.15%) Financial Institution
9 26 (2.45%) Legal
10 25 (2.36%) Law
11 20 (1.89%) Advertising
11 20 (1.89%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.04%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.94%) International Banking
14 9 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.47%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.38%) Billing
16 4 (0.38%) German Language
17 3 (0.28%) Publishing
17 3 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 499 (47.03%) Developer
2 377 (35.53%) Analyst
3 185 (17.44%) SQL Developer
4 164 (15.46%) C# Developer
5 131 (12.35%) VBA Developer
6 105 (9.90%) Data Analyst
7 102 (9.61%) SQL Analyst
8 101 (9.52%) Excel Developer
9 95 (8.95%) .NET Developer
10 88 (8.29%) Excel VBA Developer
11 84 (7.92%) Junior
12 78 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
13 61 (5.75%) Excel Analyst
14 60 (5.66%) Front Office Developer
15 59 (5.56%) Quantitative Developer
16 52 (4.90%) Junior Developer
17 47 (4.43%) SQL Data Analyst
18 46 (4.34%) Support Analyst
19 43 (4.05%) Consultant
20 41 (3.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (32.80%) .NET
2 107 (10.08%) HTML
3 100 (9.43%) ASP.NET
4 72 (6.79%) XML
5 48 (4.52%) CSS
5 48 (4.52%) WPF
6 37 (3.49%) jQuery
6 37 (3.49%) WCF
7 34 (3.20%) .NET Framework
8 23 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (2.07%) Cascalog
9 22 (2.07%) D3.js
9 22 (2.07%) Natural Language Processing
9 22 (2.07%) Pandas
9 22 (2.07%) scikit-learn
9 22 (2.07%) SciPy
10 19 (1.79%) Web Services
11 17 (1.60%) FIX Protocol
11 17 (1.60%) WinForms
12 15 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 280 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (12.54%) Computer Science
3 100 (9.43%) Fixed Income
4 97 (9.14%) Equities
4 97 (9.14%) Mathematics
5 75 (7.07%) Hedge funds
6 71 (6.69%) Visualisation
7 67 (6.31%) Derivative
8 43 (4.05%) Management Information System
9 41 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 39 (3.68%) Physics
11 34 (3.20%) Statistics
12 32 (3.02%) Data Protection Act
13 23 (2.17%) Market Risk
14 21 (1.98%) Credit Risk
15 20 (1.89%) Economics
15 20 (1.89%) NHS
16 12 (1.13%) Data Structures
17 11 (1.04%) Fintech
18 10 (0.94%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 135 (12.72%) Windows
2 63 (5.94%) Unix
3 29 (2.73%) Windows Server
4 20 (1.89%) Linux
5 19 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 13 (1.23%) Solaris
7 10 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.19%) VMS
11 1 (0.094%) CentOS
11 1 (0.094%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.094%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.094%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (20.26%) Analytics
2 158 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
3 118 (11.12%) Data Analysis
4 98 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (8.48%) ETL
6 75 (7.07%) Data Management
7 70 (6.60%) Investment Management
8 67 (6.31%) Business Analysis
9 59 (5.56%) Asset Management
10 58 (5.47%) Data Analytics
11 54 (5.09%) Risk Management
12 53 (5.00%) OO
13 52 (4.90%) Data Visualisation
14 48 (4.52%) Unit Testing
15 47 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
15 47 (4.43%) Software Engineering
16 44 (4.15%) TDD
17 43 (4.05%) CRM
18 41 (3.86%) Statistical Analysis
19 38 (3.58%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 761 (71.72%) SQL
2 413 (38.93%) C#
3 146 (13.76%) VB
4 141 (13.29%) T-SQL
5 110 (10.37%) Python
6 95 (8.95%) Java
7 90 (8.48%) VB.NET
8 86 (8.11%) JavaScript
9 85 (8.01%) C++
10 56 (5.28%) R
11 50 (4.71%) VBScript
12 48 (4.52%) MATLAB
13 34 (3.20%) Perl
14 28 (2.64%) PL/SQL
15 25 (2.36%) Bash Shell
16 24 (2.26%) Shell Script
17 22 (2.07%) Clojure
18 21 (1.98%) F#
18 21 (1.98%) PowerShell
19 19 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 282 (26.58%) Degree
2 47 (4.43%) PhD
3 20 (1.89%) CFA
4 12 (1.13%) ISEB
5 11 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.75%) ACCA
6 8 (0.75%) CIMA
6 8 (0.75%) MCSE
7 5 (0.47%) CISA
7 5 (0.47%) CISM
7 5 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.47%) MCP
7 5 (0.47%) Postgraduate
8 4 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.28%) MBA
9 3 (0.28%) MCSD
9 3 (0.28%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.28%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) MCITP
10 2 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (7.63%) Data Quality
2 19 (1.79%) AIFMD
2 19 (1.79%) Solvency II
3 15 (1.41%) QA
4 7 (0.66%) SLA
5 5 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.19%) COBIT
6 2 (0.19%) EMIR
6 2 (0.19%) MiFID
6 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.094%) Basel III
7 1 (0.094%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (2.07%) VirtualBox
2 18 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.19%) XenApp
5 2 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (1.13%) Tivoli
2 11 (1.04%) SCCM
3 9 (0.85%) Control-M
3 9 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.19%) SCOM
4 2 (0.19%) WSUS
5 1 (0.094%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 214 (20.17%) Microsoft
2 152 (14.33%) Oracle
3 51 (4.81%) Cognos
4 40 (3.77%) Tableau
5 30 (2.83%) Sybase
6 27 (2.54%) Bloomberg
7 22 (2.07%) IBM
8 17 (1.60%) Murex
8 17 (1.60%) SAP
8 17 (1.60%) Sun
9 14 (1.32%) Adobe
9 14 (1.32%) Hyperion
10 13 (1.23%) Charles River
10 13 (1.23%) DataFlux
10 13 (1.23%) iManage
10 13 (1.23%) Trillium
11 12 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
11 12 (1.13%) SolarWinds
12 10 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.75%) Fidessa
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lidl
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + a competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable salary
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Inc bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Synetec
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
East London
The Economist Group
Posted: 21 days ago