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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 191 230 161
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -69
Permanent jobs citing VBA 694 560 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.53% 1.24% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.95% 2.24% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 587 477 789
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,251
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
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
23494 25031 26764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.77% 55.29% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20318 21606 23538
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 £34,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +35 228 £55,000 +4.76% 46
Bromley -2 4 £62,500 +150.00% 3
Erith - 4 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £32,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £36,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £22,500 -
Docklands, London -9 1 £62,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £45,000 -
Enfield - 1 £27,500 - 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 936 (64.69%) SQL
2 799 (55.22%) Finance
3 582 (40.22%) C#
4 487 (33.66%) SQL Server
5 457 (31.58%) MS Excel
6 397 (27.44%) .NET
7 373 (25.78%) Degree
8 316 (21.84%) Front Office
9 308 (21.29%) Microsoft
10 290 (20.04%) Analytical Skills
11 243 (16.79%) Java
12 219 (15.13%) Banking
13 209 (14.44%) Oracle
14 208 (14.37%) Analytics
15 194 (13.41%) Derivative
16 191 (13.20%) HTML
17 188 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 183 (12.65%) C++
19 182 (12.58%) Windows
20 174 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
21 173 (11.96%) OO
22 169 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 167 (11.54%) T-SQL
24 164 (11.33%) XML
25 153 (10.57%) JavaScript
26 152 (10.50%) MS Office
27 148 (10.23%) VB
28 147 (10.16%) Computer Science
29 145 (10.02%) Business Intelligence
30 140 (9.68%) Mathematics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 93 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 89 (6.15%) SAS
3 27 (1.87%) IIS
4 26 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
5 24 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 22 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.83%) WebSphere
9 12 (0.83%) Apache Pig
10 11 (0.76%) MS Exchange
10 11 (0.76%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (0.55%) JBoss
13 5 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.28%) Documentum
15 2 (0.14%) Drupal
15 2 (0.14%) GemFire
Applications
1 457 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 152 (10.50%) MS Office
3 80 (5.53%) Spreadsheet
4 53 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (2.63%) SPSS
6 22 (1.52%) PowerPivot
7 20 (1.38%) MS Visio
8 11 (0.76%) XMetaL
9 7 (0.48%) MS Project
9 7 (0.48%) LaTeX
10 4 (0.28%) Stata
11 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 28 (1.94%) Google Analytics
2 26 (1.80%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.55%) Misys Opics
3 8 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.41%) HFM
6 5 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.28%) ZaiNet
7 4 (0.28%) Endur
7 4 (0.28%) Retail-J
7 4 (0.28%) Loan IQ
7 4 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.21%) assyst
9 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (0.83%) Amazon S3
2 12 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.41%) SaaS
5 3 (0.21%) Office 365
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.069%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.97%) Internet
2 12 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 12 (0.83%) Firewall
3 9 (0.62%) POP3
3 9 (0.62%) IMAP
3 9 (0.62%) Intranet
4 7 (0.48%) Extranet
4 7 (0.48%) HTTP
4 7 (0.48%) VPN
4 7 (0.48%) SAN
5 5 (0.35%) FTP
5 5 (0.35%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.21%) NAS
6 3 (0.21%) Wireless
6 3 (0.21%) LDAP
6 3 (0.21%) Broadband
6 3 (0.21%) VoIP
7 2 (0.14%) DNS
8 1 (0.069%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.069%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (33.66%) SQL Server
2 188 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 169 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 136 (9.40%) Relational Database
5 118 (8.15%) MS Access
6 106 (7.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 72 (4.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 64 (4.42%) Crystal Reports
9 59 (4.08%) QlikView
10 53 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
11 45 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 37 (2.56%) Data Mining
13 35 (2.42%) OLAP
14 34 (2.35%) MySQL
15 31 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
16 23 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (1.38%) RDBMS
18 16 (1.11%) Big Data
18 16 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 111 (7.67%) Visual Studio
2 38 (2.63%) NUnit
3 35 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 28 (1.94%) Git (software)
5 26 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (1.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 20 (1.38%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.31%) Subversion
8 16 (1.11%) JIRA
9 15 (1.04%) Moq
10 14 (0.97%) Eclipse
11 12 (0.83%) Yeoman
12 11 (0.76%) JUnit
13 10 (0.69%) CruiseControl
14 9 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
15 8 (0.55%) Toad
15 8 (0.55%) MSBuild
16 6 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 5 (0.35%) Maven
17 5 (0.35%) Mercurial
General
1 799 (55.22%) Finance
2 316 (21.84%) Front Office
3 219 (15.13%) Banking
4 109 (7.53%) Investment Banking
5 76 (5.25%) Marketing
6 64 (4.42%) Back Office
7 52 (3.59%) Financial Institution
8 46 (3.18%) Retail
9 38 (2.63%) Legal
10 32 (2.21%) Advertising
11 28 (1.94%) Italian Language
12 21 (1.45%) Telecoms
13 20 (1.38%) Publishing
13 20 (1.38%) Law
14 18 (1.24%) Spanish Language
15 13 (0.90%) Billing
15 13 (0.90%) Games
16 11 (0.76%) French Language
17 8 (0.55%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 689 (47.62%) Developer
2 442 (30.55%) Analyst
3 226 (15.62%) Excel Developer
4 172 (11.89%) VBA Developer
5 126 (8.71%) C# Developer
6 111 (7.67%) Data Analyst
7 104 (7.19%) Excel VBA Developer
8 98 (6.77%) Applications Support
9 93 (6.43%) Junior
10 85 (5.87%) Junior Developer
11 69 (4.77%) Business Analyst
12 60 (4.15%) Support Analyst
13 54 (3.73%) Java Developer
13 54 (3.73%) Consultant
14 52 (3.59%) RAD Developer
15 51 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
16 49 (3.39%) Senior Developer
17 44 (3.04%) .NET Developer
18 39 (2.70%) Programmer
19 38 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (27.44%) .NET
2 191 (13.20%) HTML
3 164 (11.33%) XML
4 115 (7.95%) ASP.NET
5 104 (7.19%) WPF
6 89 (6.15%) CSS
7 76 (5.25%) WCF
8 65 (4.49%) jQuery
9 63 (4.35%) Web Services
10 55 (3.80%) .NET Framework
11 51 (3.52%) WinForms
12 44 (3.04%) HTML5
13 41 (2.83%) Ajax
14 40 (2.76%) J2EE
15 34 (2.35%) XSLT
16 26 (1.80%) XSL
17 25 (1.73%) Spring
17 25 (1.73%) LINQ
18 23 (1.59%) ADO
19 21 (1.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 290 (20.04%) Analytical Skills
2 194 (13.41%) Derivative
3 147 (10.16%) Computer Science
4 140 (9.68%) Mathematics
5 139 (9.61%) Fixed Income
6 122 (8.43%) Equities
7 104 (7.19%) Hedge funds
8 101 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 62 (4.28%) Management Information System
10 61 (4.22%) Market Risk
11 60 (4.15%) Statistics
12 59 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
13 47 (3.25%) Visualisation
14 42 (2.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 38 (2.63%) Economics
15 38 (2.63%) Credit Risk
16 31 (2.14%) Physics
17 30 (2.07%) Algorithms
18 28 (1.94%) User Experience
19 27 (1.87%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 182 (12.58%) Windows
2 139 (9.61%) UNIX
3 77 (5.32%) Linux
4 12 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 11 (0.76%) Windows 8
5 11 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.35%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.069%) Solaris
12 1 (0.069%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (14.37%) Analytics
2 174 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (11.96%) OO
4 145 (10.02%) Business Intelligence
5 129 (8.91%) Project Management
6 126 (8.71%) Asset Management
7 107 (7.39%) RAD
8 90 (6.22%) Business Analysis
9 83 (5.74%) Investment Management
10 80 (5.53%) Data Analysis
11 75 (5.18%) Migration
12 71 (4.91%) Risk Management
13 67 (4.63%) ETL
14 66 (4.56%) TDD
15 65 (4.49%) OOP
16 63 (4.35%) Software Engineering
17 49 (3.39%) Unit Testing
18 46 (3.18%) Multithreading
19 45 (3.11%) Continuous Integration
19 45 (3.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 936 (64.69%) SQL
2 582 (40.22%) C#
3 243 (16.79%) Java
4 183 (12.65%) C++
5 167 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 153 (10.57%) JavaScript
7 148 (10.23%) VB
8 122 (8.43%) VB.NET
9 96 (6.63%) Python
10 89 (6.15%) Perl
11 50 (3.46%) Bash Shell
12 44 (3.04%) PL/SQL
13 43 (2.97%) R
14 42 (2.90%) C
15 40 (2.76%) MATLAB
16 39 (2.70%) PHP
17 36 (2.49%) VB6
18 35 (2.42%) Shell Script
19 22 (1.52%) XPath
20 19 (1.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 373 (25.78%) Degree
2 27 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.45%) CFA
4 17 (1.17%) ISEB
5 15 (1.04%) ACCA
6 14 (0.97%) MCP
7 12 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (0.76%) PhD
9 5 (0.35%) MCSE
9 5 (0.35%) CIMA
10 4 (0.28%) OCPJP
10 4 (0.28%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.28%) MCSD
10 4 (0.28%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.28%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.21%) MCSA
11 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.97%) QA
2 30 (2.07%) EMIR
3 24 (1.66%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.28%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.28%) SLA
5 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.14%) MiFID
7 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.069%) Basel III
8 1 (0.069%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.069%) COREP
8 1 (0.069%) UCITS
System Software
1 67 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.83%) VirtualBox
4 9 (0.62%) MDaemon
5 5 (0.35%) vSphere
6 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.069%) XenApp
7 1 (0.069%) XenServer
7 1 (0.069%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 15 (1.04%) Control-M
2 12 (0.83%) Vagrant
3 10 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.21%) WMI
5 3 (0.21%) SCCM
6 2 (0.14%) Foglight
7 1 (0.069%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.069%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 308 (21.29%) Microsoft
2 209 (14.44%) Oracle
3 68 (4.70%) Bloomberg
4 53 (3.66%) Sybase
5 49 (3.39%) Fidessa
6 39 (2.70%) Tableau
7 38 (2.63%) Business Objects
8 34 (2.35%) SunGard
9 28 (1.94%) Google
10 27 (1.87%) thinkFolio
10 27 (1.87%) Murex
11 22 (1.52%) Cognos
12 20 (1.38%) TIBCO
12 20 (1.38%) Informatica
13 19 (1.31%) Vermilion
13 19 (1.31%) Facebook
14 17 (1.17%) VMware
15 16 (1.11%) FactSet
16 15 (1.04%) DataFlux
16 15 (1.04%) Trillium
Bromley, Kent
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £56000.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
AMS - Santander
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago