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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 218 210 146
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -64
Permanent jobs citing VBA 612 735 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.37% 1.48% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 2.73% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 521 595 787
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
23143 26925 24782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.69% 54.38% 54.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19827 22810 21340
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 £75,000
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -11 178 £55,000 +4.76% 32
Kingston Upon Thames 0 5 - - 3
Uxbridge - 5 £37,500 -
Beckenham -2 4 £48,000 +37.14%
Docklands, London -5 4 - -
Bromley +13 1 £46,000 +67.27%
Hayes - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 819 (69.64%) SQL
2 540 (45.92%) Finance
3 405 (34.44%) C#
4 350 (29.76%) SQL Server
5 306 (26.02%) MS Excel
6 297 (25.26%) .NET
7 276 (23.47%) Microsoft
8 269 (22.87%) Degree
9 261 (22.19%) Front Office
10 244 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
11 201 (17.09%) Analytics
12 195 (16.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 193 (16.41%) Business Intelligence
14 171 (14.54%) Banking
15 159 (13.52%) Derivative
15 159 (13.52%) T-SQL
16 154 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 153 (13.01%) Oracle
18 142 (12.07%) Windows
19 136 (11.56%) MS Office
19 136 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
20 134 (11.39%) Fixed Income
21 133 (11.31%) Python
22 132 (11.22%) Data Analysis
23 130 (11.05%) Java
24 120 (10.20%) C++
24 120 (10.20%) Mathematics
25 113 (9.61%) Asset Management
26 111 (9.44%) HTML
27 107 (9.10%) Relational Database

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 94 (7.99%) SAS
2 79 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 32 (2.72%) Apache Pig
4 16 (1.36%) IIS
4 16 (1.36%) CMS
5 14 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (0.51%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.34%) Apache
8 4 (0.34%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.34%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.34%) SugarCRM
8 4 (0.34%) WorkSite
9 3 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.26%) Node.js
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.17%) FileNet
Applications
1 306 (26.02%) MS Excel
2 136 (11.56%) MS Office
3 41 (3.49%) Spreadsheet
4 39 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (1.96%) SPSS
6 16 (1.36%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.94%) PowerPivot
8 6 (0.51%) LaTeX
9 5 (0.43%) 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%) MS Project
11 2 (0.17%) XMetaL
11 2 (0.17%) FastStats
12 1 (0.085%) Stata
12 1 (0.085%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.085%) ProjectWise
12 1 (0.085%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.96%) Google Analytics
2 19 (1.62%) Cognos Planning
3 15 (1.28%) thinkFolio
4 11 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.68%) Endur
6 6 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (0.34%) Magento
7 4 (0.34%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.26%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.26%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 3 (0.26%) ReMetrica
8 3 (0.26%) Visualfiles
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.17%) HFM
9 2 (0.17%) Summit
9 2 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.085%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
2 32 (2.72%) Amazon S3
2 32 (2.72%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (0.68%) SaaS
4 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.26%) Office 365
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.62%) LAN
1 19 (1.62%) WAN
2 12 (1.02%) Firewall
3 8 (0.68%) Internet
4 7 (0.60%) Intranet
5 6 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.51%) DNS
5 6 (0.51%) Broadband
6 5 (0.43%) DHCP
6 5 (0.43%) VPN
7 3 (0.26%) SAN
7 3 (0.26%) HTTP
7 3 (0.26%) SMTP
8 2 (0.17%) FTP
9 1 (0.085%) SMS
9 1 (0.085%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (29.76%) SQL Server
2 195 (16.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 154 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 107 (9.10%) Relational Database
5 80 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
6 71 (6.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 70 (5.95%) Crystal Reports
8 58 (4.93%) MS Access
9 57 (4.85%) QlikView
10 54 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 37 (3.15%) RDBMS
12 34 (2.89%) Hadoop
13 32 (2.72%) Apache Hive
13 32 (2.72%) MongoDB
13 32 (2.72%) Mahout
13 32 (2.72%) Impala
13 32 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (1.96%) Data Mining
16 18 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 92 (7.82%) Visual Studio
2 44 (3.74%) Git (software)
3 37 (3.15%) Jenkins
4 32 (2.72%) Yeoman
4 32 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (2.13%) Subversion
6 23 (1.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 13 (1.11%) JIRA
8 9 (0.77%) Maven
9 7 (0.60%) NUnit
9 7 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.43%) Moq
11 5 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.34%) Toad
13 3 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 3 (0.26%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.26%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.26%) NSubstitute
13 3 (0.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 540 (45.92%) Finance
2 261 (22.19%) Front Office
3 171 (14.54%) Banking
4 102 (8.67%) Marketing
5 85 (7.23%) Investment Banking
6 64 (5.44%) Retail
7 59 (5.02%) Back Office
8 51 (4.34%) Financial Institution
9 42 (3.57%) Legal
10 31 (2.64%) Law
10 31 (2.64%) Telecoms
11 19 (1.62%) Publishing
12 16 (1.36%) Advertising
13 6 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.51%) Wholesale Banking
14 5 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
14 5 (0.43%) Billing
15 3 (0.26%) International Banking
16 2 (0.17%) Games
16 2 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 541 (46.00%) Developer
2 351 (29.85%) Analyst
3 115 (9.78%) Excel Developer
4 109 (9.27%) VBA Developer
5 108 (9.18%) C# Developer
6 90 (7.65%) Data Analyst
7 77 (6.55%) Applications Support
8 73 (6.21%) Support Analyst
9 70 (5.95%) Excel VBA Developer
10 45 (3.83%) Consultant
11 44 (3.74%) Junior
11 44 (3.74%) SQL Developer
12 43 (3.66%) Data Scientist
13 42 (3.57%) Business Analyst
14 41 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
15 40 (3.40%) RAD Developer
16 36 (3.06%) Senior Developer
17 35 (2.98%) Quantitative Developer
18 33 (2.81%) Report Analyst
19 32 (2.72%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (25.26%) .NET
2 111 (9.44%) HTML
3 104 (8.84%) ASP.NET
4 90 (7.65%) XML
5 69 (5.87%) WinForms
6 57 (4.85%) CSS
7 49 (4.17%) WPF
8 42 (3.57%) SciPy
8 42 (3.57%) D3.js
8 42 (3.57%) Pandas
9 40 (3.40%) WCF
10 37 (3.15%) .NET Framework
11 32 (2.72%) Natural Language Processing
11 32 (2.72%) scikit-learn
11 32 (2.72%) Cascalog
12 28 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
13 25 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (2.13%) J2EE
13 25 (2.13%) Middleware
14 24 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 244 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 159 (13.52%) Derivative
3 134 (11.39%) Fixed Income
4 120 (10.20%) Mathematics
5 105 (8.93%) Computer Science
6 88 (7.48%) Equities
7 81 (6.89%) Hedge funds
8 75 (6.38%) Credit Risk
9 69 (5.87%) Management Information System
10 68 (5.78%) Visualisation
11 66 (5.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 51 (4.34%) Algorithms
13 46 (3.91%) Data Structures
13 46 (3.91%) Statistics
14 43 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
15 34 (2.89%) Credit Derivative
16 27 (2.30%) Economics
16 27 (2.30%) Market Risk
17 24 (2.04%) Open Source
18 19 (1.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 142 (12.07%) Windows
2 67 (5.70%) UNIX
3 59 (5.02%) Linux
4 23 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.26%) Android
8 3 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.085%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.085%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.085%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (17.09%) Analytics
2 193 (16.41%) Business Intelligence
3 136 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (11.22%) Data Analysis
5 113 (9.61%) Asset Management
6 93 (7.91%) MVC
7 92 (7.82%) ETL
8 88 (7.48%) OO
9 84 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 70 (5.95%) RAD
11 69 (5.87%) Investment Management
12 56 (4.76%) Business Analysis
13 54 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
14 50 (4.25%) Data Modelling
15 49 (4.17%) CRM
15 49 (4.17%) Unit Testing
16 47 (4.00%) Data Management
17 42 (3.57%) Statistical Analysis
17 42 (3.57%) Time Series Forecasting
18 41 (3.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 819 (69.64%) SQL
2 405 (34.44%) C#
3 159 (13.52%) T-SQL
4 133 (11.31%) Python
5 130 (11.05%) Java
6 120 (10.20%) C++
7 101 (8.59%) VB
8 80 (6.80%) JavaScript
9 76 (6.46%) R
10 62 (5.27%) VB.NET
11 49 (4.17%) PHP
12 42 (3.57%) Perl
13 37 (3.15%) Bash Shell
14 35 (2.98%) MATLAB
15 34 (2.89%) PowerShell
16 32 (2.72%) Clojure
17 23 (1.96%) VB6
17 23 (1.96%) VBScript
18 22 (1.87%) PL/SQL
18 22 (1.87%) C
Qualifications
1 269 (22.87%) Degree
2 19 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.36%) PhD
3 16 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.94%) MCSD
5 7 (0.60%) ISEB
6 6 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.43%) MOS
7 5 (0.43%) NVQ Level 3
8 4 (0.34%) CFA
8 4 (0.34%) MCP
9 3 (0.26%) MCSE
9 3 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.17%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.17%) MCSA
10 2 (0.17%) CIMA
10 2 (0.17%) MBA
11 1 (0.085%) MCT
11 1 (0.085%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.085%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.51%) QA
2 21 (1.79%) EMIR
3 16 (1.36%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (0.85%) COBIT
5 8 (0.68%) MiFID
6 7 (0.60%) SLA
7 6 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.51%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.17%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.17%) Basel III
9 1 (0.085%) Basel II
9 1 (0.085%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 36 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.72%) VirtualBox
3 7 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.51%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.34%) XenApp
7 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.085%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (2.72%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.51%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.34%) Control-M
4 3 (0.26%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.17%) SCCM
5 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 276 (23.47%) Microsoft
2 153 (13.01%) Oracle
3 67 (5.70%) Tableau
4 48 (4.08%) Bloomberg
5 47 (4.00%) Cognos
6 32 (2.72%) Business Objects
7 29 (2.47%) Sybase
8 25 (2.13%) Google
9 20 (1.70%) FactSet
10 17 (1.45%) Citrix
11 14 (1.19%) VMware
12 13 (1.11%) Sophis
13 12 (1.02%) IBM
14 9 (0.77%) SAP
14 9 (0.77%) Fidessa
14 9 (0.77%) Birst
15 8 (0.68%) Adobe
15 8 (0.68%) Reuters
15 8 (0.68%) Vermilion
16 7 (0.60%) Twitter
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £23k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, benefits, 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £87000.00 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago