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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 27 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
London > Central London
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 233 218 242
Rank change year-on-year -15 +24 -38
Permanent jobs citing VBA 62 40 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.74% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 1.09% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 53 39 51
10th Percentile £31,150 £48,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £54,375 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £100,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -50.00% +66.67% +10.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £110,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,750 £121,250 £105,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% -8.00% +8.70%

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,295 3,678 4,901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 51.46% 60.22% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,707 3,381 4,393
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £43,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £102,500
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Central London

VBA
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VBA in Central London.

Salary trend for VBA in Central London

VBA
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VBA in Central London over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Salary histogram for VBA in Central London

VBA
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Central London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
City of London -49 37 £68,750 -31.25% 10
West End of London +9 5 £62,500 +19.05%
City of Westminster +5 5 £62,500 +19.05%
Southwark - 1 - -
VBA
London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for VBA.

1 50 (80.65%) Finance
2 46 (74.19%) SQL
3 36 (58.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 25 (40.32%) Degree
5 22 (35.48%) Analytics
6 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 17 (27.42%) Data Analytics
8 15 (24.19%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (24.19%) Social Skills
9 14 (22.58%) Azure
10 13 (20.97%) Microsoft 365
10 13 (20.97%) Power BI
10 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (20.97%) Power Platform
10 13 (20.97%) Python
10 13 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (20.97%) QA
10 13 (20.97%) Asset Management
11 11 (17.74%) .NET
11 11 (17.74%) C#
12 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
12 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.13%) OneDrive
13 9 (14.52%) DataOps
13 9 (14.52%) Catastrophe Modelling
13 9 (14.52%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (14.52%) Project Management
13 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
13 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
13 9 (14.52%) JIRA

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 36 (58.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Alphatax
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.61%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.58%) Azure
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft 365
2 13 (20.97%) Power Platform
3 10 (16.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) DHCP
1 3 (4.84%) DNS
2 2 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) Power BI
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) MS Access
3 4 (6.45%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.84%) Spotfire
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.84%) Tableau
5 2 (3.23%) Big Data
5 2 (3.23%) EDRMS
5 2 (3.23%) MySQL
5 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) JIRA
2 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.06%) NUnit
3 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (4.84%) Bitbucket
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (80.65%) Finance
2 15 (24.19%) Social Skills
3 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.06%) Legal
5 4 (6.45%) Advertising
6 3 (4.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 3 (4.84%) Marketing
7 2 (3.23%) Law
7 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.61%) Banking
8 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Analyst
2 15 (24.19%) Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (19.35%) Financial Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) Junior
6 9 (14.52%) Data Analytics Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Junior Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Junior Financial Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Junior Operations Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (12.90%) Applications Support
7 8 (12.90%) Graduate
7 8 (12.90%) Graduate Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Murex Support
8 5 (8.06%) WPF Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Data Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Excel Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) SQL Data Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
2 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.06%) .NET Core
3 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (8.06%) CSS
3 5 (8.06%) CSS3
3 5 (8.06%) Dapper ORM
3 5 (8.06%) Entity Framework
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 5 (8.06%) HTML5
3 5 (8.06%) jQuery
3 5 (8.06%) Task Parallel Library
3 5 (8.06%) WCF
3 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) WPF
4 4 (6.45%) React
5 3 (4.84%) JSON
5 3 (4.84%) PyXLL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Credit Risk
2 7 (11.29%) Derivative
3 6 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (9.68%) Hedge funds
4 5 (8.06%) Fixed Income
4 5 (8.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 5 (8.06%) Market Risk
4 5 (8.06%) Reference Data
4 5 (8.06%) Reinsurance
5 3 (4.84%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Analytics
2 17 (27.42%) Data Analytics
3 15 (24.19%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (20.97%) Asset Management
4 13 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (14.52%) Catastrophe Modelling
5 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
5 9 (14.52%) DataOps
5 9 (14.52%) Economics
5 9 (14.52%) Project Management
5 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
6 6 (9.68%) Migration
6 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
7 5 (8.06%) TDD
7 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) SQL
2 13 (20.97%) Python
3 11 (17.74%) C#
4 6 (9.68%) Java
5 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.23%) R
8 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Degree
2 9 (14.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) QA
2 5 (8.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) IFRS
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) Bloomberg
3 5 (8.06%) Murex
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle
5 2 (3.23%) Speakerbus
6 1 (1.61%) HP