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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 225 234 144
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -90
Permanent jobs citing VBA 560 585 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.31% 1.29% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 2.37% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 480 475 770
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 £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,738 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +3.80%
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
22014 24697 24472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.45% 54.36% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18855 20857 21110
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 £35,000 £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 March 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 March 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 +6 185 £55,000 +10.00% 26
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 - - 1
Uxbridge - 4 £37,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 4 - -
Beckenham 0 3 £48,000 +37.14%
Bromley +12 1 £46,000 +67.27%
Hayes - 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (68.58%) SQL
2 567 (47.77%) Finance
3 417 (35.13%) C#
4 362 (30.50%) SQL Server
5 311 (26.20%) MS Excel
6 298 (25.11%) .NET
7 291 (24.52%) Degree
8 275 (23.17%) Microsoft
9 255 (21.48%) Front Office
10 253 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
11 210 (17.69%) Analytics
12 195 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 192 (16.18%) Banking
14 190 (16.01%) Business Intelligence
15 172 (14.49%) T-SQL
16 162 (13.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 158 (13.31%) Derivative
18 155 (13.06%) Oracle
19 139 (11.71%) Mathematics
20 135 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
21 134 (11.29%) Windows
22 133 (11.20%) Fixed Income
23 130 (10.95%) MS Office
24 128 (10.78%) Asset Management
25 126 (10.61%) Java
26 125 (10.53%) Python
27 119 (10.03%) Data Analysis
28 116 (9.77%) C++
29 113 (9.52%) Computer Science
30 112 (9.44%) ASP.NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 97 (8.17%) SAS
2 87 (7.33%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.61%) Apache Pig
4 16 (1.35%) CMS
5 15 (1.26%) IIS
6 14 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 9 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.34%) JBoss
11 4 (0.34%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.34%) WorkSite
12 3 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.17%) Node.js
13 2 (0.17%) GemFire
13 2 (0.17%) Documentum
13 2 (0.17%) Apache
Applications
1 311 (26.20%) MS Excel
2 130 (10.95%) MS Office
3 48 (4.04%) Spreadsheet
4 39 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (2.19%) SPSS
6 17 (1.43%) MS Visio
7 15 (1.26%) PowerPivot
8 6 (0.51%) LaTeX
9 5 (0.42%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.34%) InDesign
10 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.34%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.17%) FastStats
12 1 (0.084%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.084%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.084%) XMetaL
12 1 (0.084%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.084%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (2.02%) Google Analytics
2 20 (1.68%) Cognos Planning
3 19 (1.60%) thinkFolio
4 7 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.51%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.51%) Endur
5 6 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.42%) ReMetrica
7 4 (0.34%) Retail-J
7 4 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (0.34%) Magento
8 3 (0.25%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.25%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.25%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.17%) Summit
10 1 (0.084%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
2 31 (2.61%) Amazon S3
2 31 (2.61%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.51%) SaaS
5 3 (0.25%) Office 365
6 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.18%) LAN
1 14 (1.18%) WAN
2 12 (1.01%) Firewall
3 8 (0.67%) Internet
4 7 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.51%) DNS
5 6 (0.51%) Broadband
5 6 (0.51%) Intranet
6 5 (0.42%) VPN
6 5 (0.42%) DHCP
7 3 (0.25%) FTP
7 3 (0.25%) HTTP
7 3 (0.25%) SAN
8 2 (0.17%) SMTP
9 1 (0.084%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (30.50%) SQL Server
2 195 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 162 (13.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 104 (8.76%) Relational Database
5 86 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
6 71 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 66 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
8 65 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 61 (5.14%) MS Access
10 55 (4.63%) QlikView
11 35 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
12 32 (2.70%) RDBMS
12 32 (2.70%) Hadoop
13 31 (2.61%) Apache Hive
13 31 (2.61%) MongoDB
13 31 (2.61%) Mahout
13 31 (2.61%) Impala
14 28 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (1.68%) OLAP
16 19 (1.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 102 (8.59%) Visual Studio
2 45 (3.79%) Git (software)
3 35 (2.95%) Jenkins
4 33 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (2.61%) Yeoman
6 27 (2.27%) Subversion
7 26 (2.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 15 (1.26%) JIRA
9 14 (1.18%) Maven
10 12 (1.01%) NUnit
11 10 (0.84%) Moq
12 8 (0.67%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 5 (0.42%) ReSharper
14 5 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 4 (0.34%) Toad
16 2 (0.17%) Eclipse
16 2 (0.17%) CruiseControl
16 2 (0.17%) NSubstitute
General
1 567 (47.77%) Finance
2 255 (21.48%) Front Office
3 192 (16.18%) Banking
4 95 (8.00%) Marketing
5 94 (7.92%) Investment Banking
6 68 (5.73%) Back Office
7 66 (5.56%) Retail
8 48 (4.04%) Financial Institution
9 38 (3.20%) Legal
10 30 (2.53%) Law
11 28 (2.36%) Telecoms
12 20 (1.68%) Publishing
13 17 (1.43%) Advertising
14 5 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
14 5 (0.42%) Billing
14 5 (0.42%) Wholesale Banking
15 4 (0.34%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.25%) International Banking
17 2 (0.17%) Italian Language
17 2 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 529 (44.57%) Developer
2 348 (29.32%) Analyst
3 113 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 112 (9.44%) Excel Developer
5 99 (8.34%) VBA Developer
6 95 (8.00%) Data Analyst
7 79 (6.66%) Applications Support
8 69 (5.81%) Support Analyst
9 60 (5.05%) Consultant
10 58 (4.89%) Excel VBA Developer
11 52 (4.38%) SQL Developer
12 45 (3.79%) Business Analyst
13 42 (3.54%) Data Scientist
14 40 (3.37%) RAD Developer
15 38 (3.20%) Junior
16 37 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
17 35 (2.95%) Quantitative Developer
18 34 (2.86%) Senior Developer
19 31 (2.61%) Java Developer
19 31 (2.61%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (25.11%) .NET
2 112 (9.44%) ASP.NET
3 105 (8.85%) HTML
4 86 (7.25%) XML
5 63 (5.31%) CSS
5 63 (5.31%) WinForms
5 63 (5.31%) WPF
6 45 (3.79%) WCF
7 39 (3.29%) SciPy
7 39 (3.29%) D3.js
7 39 (3.29%) Pandas
8 38 (3.20%) jQuery
9 37 (3.12%) .NET Framework
10 31 (2.61%) Natural Language Processing
10 31 (2.61%) scikit-learn
10 31 (2.61%) Cascalog
11 30 (2.53%) Spring
12 27 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (2.02%) Middleware
14 22 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 253 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 158 (13.31%) Derivative
3 139 (11.71%) Mathematics
4 133 (11.20%) Fixed Income
5 113 (9.52%) Computer Science
6 91 (7.67%) Hedge funds
7 86 (7.25%) Equities
8 74 (6.23%) Credit Risk
9 64 (5.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 63 (5.31%) Visualisation
11 58 (4.89%) Management Information System
12 53 (4.47%) Statistics
13 40 (3.37%) Algorithms
14 39 (3.29%) Equity Derivative
15 35 (2.95%) Data Structures
16 31 (2.61%) Economics
17 29 (2.44%) Market Risk
18 27 (2.27%) Credit Derivative
19 26 (2.19%) Open Source
20 20 (1.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 134 (11.29%) Windows
2 64 (5.39%) UNIX
3 55 (4.63%) Linux
4 22 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (0.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.25%) Android
8 3 (0.25%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.084%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.084%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (17.69%) Analytics
2 190 (16.01%) Business Intelligence
3 135 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (10.78%) Asset Management
5 119 (10.03%) Data Analysis
6 95 (8.00%) ETL
7 92 (7.75%) OO
8 80 (6.74%) Risk Management
9 78 (6.57%) MVC
10 73 (6.15%) RAD
10 73 (6.15%) Investment Management
11 59 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (4.72%) Business Analysis
13 50 (4.21%) Data Management
14 49 (4.13%) Unit Testing
15 48 (4.04%) CRM
16 46 (3.88%) TDD
17 45 (3.79%) Data Modelling
17 45 (3.79%) Project Management
18 42 (3.54%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 814 (68.58%) SQL
2 417 (35.13%) C#
3 172 (14.49%) T-SQL
4 126 (10.61%) Java
5 125 (10.53%) Python
6 116 (9.77%) C++
7 106 (8.93%) VB
8 82 (6.91%) JavaScript
9 66 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 63 (5.31%) R
11 53 (4.47%) PHP
12 45 (3.79%) MATLAB
13 41 (3.45%) Perl
14 36 (3.03%) Bash Shell
15 31 (2.61%) Clojure
15 31 (2.61%) PL/SQL
16 30 (2.53%) PowerShell
17 26 (2.19%) VB6
18 21 (1.77%) VBScript
19 18 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 291 (24.52%) Degree
2 17 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.35%) PhD
4 14 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.76%) MCSD
6 7 (0.59%) CFA
7 6 (0.51%) ISEB
8 5 (0.42%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.42%) NVQ Level 3
9 4 (0.34%) MCP
9 4 (0.34%) MOS
10 3 (0.25%) CIMA
10 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.25%) MCSE
10 3 (0.25%) ACCA
11 2 (0.17%) MCSA
11 2 (0.17%) MBA
11 2 (0.17%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.084%) CRISC
12 1 (0.084%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.13%) QA
2 18 (1.52%) EMIR
3 13 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
4 7 (0.59%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.59%) COBIT
5 6 (0.51%) MiFID
5 6 (0.51%) SLA
6 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.25%) CRD IV
7 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.25%) Basel III
8 1 (0.084%) Basel II
8 1 (0.084%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 36 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.61%) VirtualBox
3 10 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.34%) XenApp
6 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.084%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (2.61%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.34%) Control-M
3 2 (0.17%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 275 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 155 (13.06%) Oracle
3 57 (4.80%) Tableau
4 53 (4.47%) Bloomberg
5 48 (4.04%) Cognos
6 36 (3.03%) Business Objects
7 26 (2.19%) Google
8 24 (2.02%) FactSet
9 22 (1.85%) Sybase
10 16 (1.35%) VMware
11 13 (1.10%) Citrix
12 12 (1.01%) IBM
13 11 (0.93%) Reuters
13 11 (0.93%) Vermilion
14 9 (0.76%) Facebook
14 9 (0.76%) SAP
14 9 (0.76%) Birst
15 8 (0.67%) Fidessa
15 8 (0.67%) Sophis
16 7 (0.59%) Twitter
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: banking benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
British Airways
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Picture Staffing
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Generous benefits package + bonus sc
Posted: 4 days ago