The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel VBA Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Excel VBA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel VBA Developer
Rank 854 876 775
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -101
Permanent jobs requiring an Excel VBA Developer 42 18 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.016% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.017% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 100
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £54,300
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107644 104931 108810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.70% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89153 86333 93218
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Excel VBA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Excel VBA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer within the UK.

Excel VBA Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 within the UK.

Excel VBA Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Excel VBA Developer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Excel VBA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 November 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
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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
England +18 42 £65,000 +44.44%
London +36 41 £66,250 -1.85%
City of London +43 21 £70,000 +55.55%
South East +5 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -

Excel VBA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Excel VBA Developer in their job title 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 with Excel VBA Developer in their job title.

1 102 (100.00%) VBA
2 68 (66.67%) Finance
3 55 (53.92%) C#
4 43 (42.16%) Front Office
5 41 (40.20%) SQL
6 38 (37.25%) Fixed Income
7 28 (27.45%) RAD
8 24 (23.53%) .NET
9 23 (22.55%) MS Excel
9 23 (22.55%) Banking
10 19 (18.63%) Derivative
11 17 (16.67%) Asset Management
11 17 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
11 17 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 14 (13.73%) Italian Language
13 13 (12.75%) MS Access
14 12 (11.76%) OO
14 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
14 12 (11.76%) Degree
14 12 (11.76%) Relational Database
15 11 (10.78%) Computer Science
15 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
15 11 (10.78%) VB.NET
16 10 (9.80%) Oracle
16 10 (9.80%) Java
16 10 (9.80%) ETL
16 10 (9.80%) Python
16 10 (9.80%) TIBCO
17 9 (8.82%) Validation
17 9 (8.82%) Oracle Reports

Excel VBA Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Excel VBA Developer in their job title 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 with Excel VBA Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (22.55%) MS Excel
2 17 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) MS Access
2 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.96%) QlikView
6 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 68 (66.67%) Finance
2 43 (42.16%) Front Office
3 23 (22.55%) Banking
4 14 (13.73%) Italian Language
5 9 (8.82%) Spanish Language
6 8 (7.84%) Investment Banking
7 5 (4.90%) Retail Banking
7 5 (4.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.53%) .NET
2 8 (7.84%) SOAP
2 8 (7.84%) Web Services
2 8 (7.84%) XML
3 3 (2.94%) MDX
3 3 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (37.25%) Fixed Income
2 19 (18.63%) Derivative
3 17 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (10.78%) Computer Science
5 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.82%) Economics
6 8 (7.84%) Statistics
7 7 (6.86%) Equities
8 5 (4.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.94%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.98%) FMCG
10 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.98%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) RAD
2 17 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 12 (11.76%) OO
4 10 (9.80%) ETL
5 9 (8.82%) Validation
5 9 (8.82%) Data Cleansing
5 9 (8.82%) Data Validation
6 8 (7.84%) Migration
6 8 (7.84%) B2B
7 6 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.88%) Multithreading
8 5 (4.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (4.90%) Project Management
9 4 (3.92%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.92%) Data Management
9 4 (3.92%) Investment Management
9 4 (3.92%) Greeks
9 4 (3.92%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.94%) Analytics
10 3 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) VBA
2 55 (53.92%) C#
3 41 (40.20%) SQL
4 11 (10.78%) VB.NET
5 10 (9.80%) Python
5 10 (9.80%) Java
6 9 (8.82%) C++
7 4 (3.92%) PHP
7 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.92%) VB
8 3 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 9 (8.82%) CFA
3 2 (1.96%) PhD
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.80%) TIBCO
2 10 (9.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.96%) Teradata
4 1 (0.98%) Tableau
4 1 (0.98%) Sybase
4 1 (0.98%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.98%) Cognos