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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 179 199 160
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -39
Permanent jobs citing VBA 750 651 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.58% 1.45% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 2.66% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 642 537 812
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
25150 24441 27994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.00% 54.39% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21642 20826 24730
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +13 264 £55,000 +10.00% 53
Erith - 8 £37,500 - 1
Docklands, London +1 2 £31,250 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -19 2 £32,500 +6.55%
Twickenham - 2 £35,000 -
Ealing - 2 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf +7 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Wimbledon - 1 £22,500 -
Feltham - 1 £45,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 978 (65.51%) SQL
2 791 (52.98%) Finance
3 613 (41.06%) C#
4 488 (32.69%) SQL Server
5 474 (31.75%) MS Excel
6 445 (29.81%) .NET
7 405 (27.13%) Degree
8 350 (23.44%) Microsoft
9 317 (21.23%) Front Office
10 255 (17.08%) Java
11 236 (15.81%) Oracle
12 223 (14.94%) Analytics
13 208 (13.93%) Banking
14 204 (13.66%) C++
15 202 (13.53%) HTML
16 198 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 197 (13.19%) Windows
18 187 (12.53%) MS Office
18 187 (12.53%) Derivative
19 177 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 174 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
21 158 (10.58%) Computer Science
22 154 (10.31%) JavaScript
23 153 (10.25%) T-SQL
24 150 (10.05%) OO
24 150 (10.05%) XML
25 145 (9.71%) VB
26 139 (9.31%) Project Management
27 137 (9.18%) UNIX
28 131 (8.77%) VB.NET

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 104 (6.97%) SharePoint
2 77 (5.16%) SAS
3 37 (2.48%) IIS
4 29 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 24 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 22 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
7 20 (1.34%) Apache Pig
7 20 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (0.74%) MS Exchange
9 10 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (0.47%) Confluence
12 6 (0.40%) CMS
13 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.33%) WorkSite
13 5 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.20%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.13%) Documentum
Applications
1 474 (31.75%) MS Excel
2 187 (12.53%) MS Office
3 83 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
4 60 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (2.41%) SPSS
6 19 (1.27%) MS Visio
7 17 (1.14%) XMetaL
8 16 (1.07%) MS Project
9 12 (0.80%) PowerPivot
10 7 (0.47%) LaTeX
11 6 (0.40%) Stata
12 3 (0.20%) FastStats
12 3 (0.20%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.13%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 33 (2.21%) Markit EDM
2 22 (1.47%) Google Analytics
3 13 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
4 12 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (0.74%) Misys Opics
6 9 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.47%) HFM
8 5 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.33%) LatentZero
9 4 (0.27%) Endur
9 4 (0.27%) ZaiNet
10 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.20%) assyst
10 3 (0.20%) Loan IQ
10 3 (0.20%) Summit
11 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.07%) Amazon EMR
1 16 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
1 16 (1.07%) Amazon S3
2 14 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.40%) SaaS
5 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.067%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.00%) SAN
2 14 (0.94%) Firewall
3 13 (0.87%) Internet
4 10 (0.67%) Intranet
4 10 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.60%) IMAP
5 9 (0.60%) POP3
6 7 (0.47%) VPN
6 7 (0.47%) Extranet
7 5 (0.33%) Unified Communications
7 5 (0.33%) PPP
8 4 (0.27%) HTTP
9 3 (0.20%) NAS
9 3 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.20%) LDAP
9 3 (0.20%) VoIP
9 3 (0.20%) FTP
9 3 (0.20%) Wireless
10 2 (0.13%) DNS
10 2 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 488 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 198 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 177 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 119 (7.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 116 (7.77%) MS Access
6 115 (7.70%) Relational Database
7 76 (5.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 62 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
9 61 (4.09%) QlikView
10 54 (3.62%) Data Mining
11 53 (3.55%) Crystal Reports
12 44 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 43 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
14 31 (2.08%) OLAP
15 24 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
16 23 (1.54%) MySQL
17 20 (1.34%) Oracle Database
17 20 (1.34%) Impala
17 20 (1.34%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 103 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 42 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (2.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 35 (2.34%) Git (software)
5 30 (2.01%) NUnit
6 25 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 22 (1.47%) Subversion
7 22 (1.47%) JIRA
8 18 (1.21%) Eclipse
8 18 (1.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 17 (1.14%) Moq
9 17 (1.14%) CruiseControl
10 15 (1.00%) MSBuild
10 15 (1.00%) Yeoman
11 9 (0.60%) Hudson
11 9 (0.60%) Toad
11 9 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (0.47%) JUnit
13 5 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 791 (52.98%) Finance
2 317 (21.23%) Front Office
3 208 (13.93%) Banking
4 87 (5.83%) Investment Banking
5 86 (5.76%) Marketing
6 56 (3.75%) Financial Institution
7 47 (3.15%) Back Office
7 47 (3.15%) Retail
8 41 (2.75%) Telecoms
9 40 (2.68%) Advertising
10 31 (2.08%) Legal
11 25 (1.67%) French Language
12 24 (1.61%) Law
12 24 (1.61%) Italian Language
13 21 (1.41%) Publishing
14 20 (1.34%) Billing
15 19 (1.27%) Spanish Language
16 17 (1.14%) Games
17 11 (0.74%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.27%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 718 (48.09%) Developer
2 496 (33.22%) Analyst
3 201 (13.46%) Excel Developer
4 172 (11.52%) VBA Developer
5 126 (8.44%) Data Analyst
6 125 (8.37%) C# Developer
7 113 (7.57%) Applications Support
8 103 (6.90%) Junior
8 103 (6.90%) Excel VBA Developer
9 86 (5.76%) Junior Developer
10 67 (4.49%) Support Analyst
11 63 (4.22%) Analyst Developer
12 57 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
13 54 (3.62%) Business Analyst
14 53 (3.55%) .NET Developer
15 48 (3.22%) Consultant
16 47 (3.15%) Programmer
16 47 (3.15%) SQL Developer
17 45 (3.01%) Java Developer
18 44 (2.95%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (29.81%) .NET
2 202 (13.53%) HTML
3 150 (10.05%) XML
4 116 (7.77%) ASP.NET
5 109 (7.30%) WPF
6 92 (6.16%) CSS
7 76 (5.09%) WCF
8 61 (4.09%) .NET Framework
9 58 (3.88%) jQuery
10 48 (3.22%) Web Services
11 47 (3.15%) HTML5
12 39 (2.61%) Ajax
13 37 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (2.41%) J2EE
15 35 (2.34%) XSLT
15 35 (2.34%) LINQ
16 32 (2.14%) WinForms
17 24 (1.61%) XSL
18 23 (1.54%) XHTML
19 22 (1.47%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 187 (12.53%) Derivative
2 158 (10.58%) Computer Science
3 117 (7.84%) Fixed Income
4 116 (7.77%) Mathematics
5 112 (7.50%) Hedge funds
6 106 (7.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 102 (6.83%) Equities
8 91 (6.10%) Management Information System
9 67 (4.49%) Statistics
10 66 (4.42%) Market Risk
11 50 (3.35%) Visualisation
12 49 (3.28%) Equity Derivative
13 39 (2.61%) Credit Risk
13 39 (2.61%) Physics
14 36 (2.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 32 (2.14%) Economics
16 26 (1.74%) Credit Derivative
17 25 (1.67%) Chemistry
18 18 (1.21%) Neural Network
18 18 (1.21%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 197 (13.19%) Windows
2 137 (9.18%) UNIX
3 76 (5.09%) Linux
4 19 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 14 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (0.87%) Windows XP
9 11 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.60%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.20%) AIX
12 1 (0.067%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.067%) Android
12 1 (0.067%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (14.94%) Analytics
2 174 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
3 150 (10.05%) OO
4 139 (9.31%) Project Management
5 122 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (6.63%) Data Analysis
7 97 (6.50%) Business Analysis
8 95 (6.36%) RAD
9 93 (6.23%) Investment Management
10 88 (5.89%) Asset Management
11 86 (5.76%) Software Engineering
12 82 (5.49%) CRM
13 77 (5.16%) Migration
14 72 (4.82%) Risk Management
15 68 (4.55%) ITIL
16 65 (4.35%) ETL
17 61 (4.09%) Data Management
18 60 (4.02%) TDD
19 59 (3.95%) Unit Testing
20 58 (3.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 978 (65.51%) SQL
2 613 (41.06%) C#
3 255 (17.08%) Java
4 204 (13.66%) C++
5 154 (10.31%) JavaScript
6 153 (10.25%) T-SQL
7 145 (9.71%) VB
8 131 (8.77%) VB.NET
9 125 (8.37%) Python
10 86 (5.76%) Perl
11 63 (4.22%) R
12 59 (3.95%) MATLAB
13 54 (3.62%) Bash Shell
14 50 (3.35%) C
15 42 (2.81%) PHP
16 41 (2.75%) Shell Script
17 38 (2.55%) PL/SQL
18 33 (2.21%) VB6
19 26 (1.74%) PowerShell
20 19 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 405 (27.13%) Degree
2 43 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (1.74%) CFA
4 20 (1.34%) MCP
4 20 (1.34%) ISEB
5 17 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (0.80%) PhD
8 11 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.60%) MBA
10 8 (0.54%) ACCA
11 6 (0.40%) MCSD
11 6 (0.40%) MCTS
11 6 (0.40%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.33%) CIMA
13 4 (0.27%) MOS
13 4 (0.27%) ECDL
13 4 (0.27%) MCSE
13 4 (0.27%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.42%) QA
2 15 (1.00%) EMIR
3 13 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (0.67%) SLA
5 9 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.33%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.13%) MiFID
8 2 (0.13%) Basel III
9 1 (0.067%) COREP
9 1 (0.067%) UCITS
9 1 (0.067%) COBIT
9 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.67%) VirtualBox
4 9 (0.60%) MDaemon
5 5 (0.33%) vSphere
6 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.067%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.067%) XenApp
7 1 (0.067%) XenServer
7 1 (0.067%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.067%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (1.21%) Control-M
2 10 (0.67%) Vagrant
3 8 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.47%) SCCM
5 5 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (0.33%) WMI
6 3 (0.20%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.13%) Foglight
8 1 (0.067%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 350 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 236 (15.81%) Oracle
3 69 (4.62%) Bloomberg
4 57 (3.82%) Sybase
5 42 (2.81%) Fidessa
6 36 (2.41%) Cognos
7 31 (2.08%) Business Objects
8 30 (2.01%) Tableau
9 29 (1.94%) Murex
10 26 (1.74%) SunGard
11 24 (1.61%) Google
12 22 (1.47%) thinkFolio
13 21 (1.41%) Facebook
14 19 (1.27%) Informatica
14 19 (1.27%) VMware
15 18 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
16 16 (1.07%) Trillium
16 16 (1.07%) Reuters
16 16 (1.07%) DataFlux
17 15 (1.00%) Sitecore
London
SearchBi
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
AMS - Santander
Salary: Benefits/Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35-40k + £10k Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
I3
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago