The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 154 175
Rank change year-on-year -8 +21  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 74 113 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.44% 1.78% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.55% 3.11% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 97 128
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.79% -6.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,200 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2904 3639 5387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.42% 57.32% 51.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2600 3334 4774
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing VBA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in the City of London

VBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA in the City of London.

Salary trend for VBA in the City of London

VBA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VBA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VBA.

1 117 (83.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 94 (67.14%) SQL
3 74 (52.86%) SQL Server
4 67 (47.86%) Finance
5 59 (42.14%) C#
6 54 (38.57%) Degree
7 53 (37.86%) .NET
8 40 (28.57%) XML
9 36 (25.71%) Front Office
10 35 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 33 (23.57%) T-SQL
12 31 (22.14%) Banking
13 30 (21.43%) ASP.NET
13 30 (21.43%) SharePoint
14 28 (20.00%) CRM
14 28 (20.00%) MVC
15 27 (19.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 27 (19.29%) SharePoint 2013
15 27 (19.29%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (18.57%) Team Foundation Server
16 26 (18.57%) CSS
16 26 (18.57%) Visual Studio
16 26 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (17.86%) Computer Science
17 25 (17.86%) Web Services
17 25 (17.86%) Microsoft
17 25 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (17.86%) AngularJS
18 24 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree
19 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 30 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 27 (19.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.86%) CMS
3 4 (2.86%) IBM Domino
3 4 (2.86%) IIS
3 4 (2.86%) SAS
3 4 (2.86%) Sitefinity
3 4 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 117 (83.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.86%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.71%) SPSS
6 1 (0.71%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 8 (5.71%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.43%) Endur
3 1 (0.71%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.86%) Basecamp
3 4 (2.86%) GitHub
4 3 (2.14%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (2.14%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.14%) Office 365
4 3 (2.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) HTTP
2 3 (2.14%) DHCP
2 3 (2.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (52.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (19.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (16.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (15.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 15 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (9.29%) Power BI
8 12 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (8.57%) QlikView
9 10 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (5.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
10 8 (5.71%) SAP BW
11 6 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (4.29%) MS Access
12 4 (2.86%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.86%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (2.14%) Data Mining
13 3 (2.14%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 26 (18.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 26 (18.57%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.57%) JIRA
3 4 (2.86%) CruiseControl
3 4 (2.86%) NCover
3 4 (2.86%) NDoc
3 4 (2.86%) NUnit
3 4 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.14%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.71%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.71%) ERwin
General
1 67 (47.86%) Finance
2 36 (25.71%) Front Office
3 31 (22.14%) Banking
4 18 (12.86%) Investment Banking
5 15 (10.71%) Advertising
6 7 (5.00%) Back Office
7 5 (3.57%) French Language
7 5 (3.57%) German Language
8 4 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (2.86%) Marketing
9 3 (2.14%) Law
10 2 (1.43%) Retail
11 1 (0.71%) Games
11 1 (0.71%) Hungarian Language
11 1 (0.71%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.71%) Legal
11 1 (0.71%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.71%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.71%) Publishing
11 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (38.57%) Analyst
2 35 (25.00%) Developer
3 21 (15.00%) Architect
3 21 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 18 (12.86%) Data Analyst
5 14 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 13 (9.29%) Technical Analyst
7 11 (7.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Support Analyst
8 10 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Applications Architect
9 9 (6.43%) Banking Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Technical Business Analyst
10 8 (5.71%) Front Office Developer
10 8 (5.71%) SAP Manager
10 8 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.71%) Systems Manager
10 8 (5.71%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 7 (5.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (37.86%) .NET
2 40 (28.57%) XML
3 30 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 26 (18.57%) CSS
5 25 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 25 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 25 (17.86%) Web Services
6 22 (15.71%) jQuery
6 22 (15.71%) WCF
6 22 (15.71%) WPF
7 21 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (7.86%) HTML
9 10 (7.14%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.57%) JSON
10 5 (3.57%) XSLT
11 4 (2.86%) Ajax
11 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 4 (2.86%) REST
11 4 (2.86%) SOAP
12 3 (2.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.29%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 21 (15.00%) Client/Server
3 21 (15.00%) N-Tier
4 13 (9.29%) Management Information System
5 12 (8.57%) Derivative
6 9 (6.43%) Market Risk
7 7 (5.00%) Data Structures
8 6 (4.29%) Fat Client
8 6 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (4.29%) Thin Client
8 6 (4.29%) User Experience
9 5 (3.57%) OTC Derivatives
9 5 (3.57%) Swaptions
10 4 (2.86%) Credit Risk
11 3 (2.14%) Fixed Income
12 2 (1.43%) Equities
12 2 (1.43%) NHS
13 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.71%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.29%) Windows
2 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.43%) Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Unix
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.00%) CRM
1 28 (20.00%) MVC
2 26 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (15.71%) SOA
5 21 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (15.00%) Software Architecture
5 21 (15.00%) System Testing
5 21 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
5 21 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 21 (15.00%) TOGAF
5 21 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
6 18 (12.86%) BPR
6 18 (12.86%) Mathematics
6 18 (12.86%) SOLID
6 18 (12.86%) Systems Analysis
7 17 (12.14%) Analytics
8 15 (10.71%) RAD
9 12 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 94 (67.14%) SQL
2 59 (42.14%) C#
3 35 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (23.57%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.57%) Python
6 10 (7.14%) VB
7 7 (5.00%) C
8 6 (4.29%) C++
9 5 (3.57%) F#
9 5 (3.57%) Java
10 4 (2.86%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.86%) R
11 3 (2.14%) Perl
12 2 (1.43%) Haskell
12 2 (1.43%) PHP
12 2 (1.43%) Scala
12 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (38.57%) Degree
2 24 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (0.71%) ACCA
4 1 (0.71%) CIMA
4 1 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.71%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) PMO
3 2 (1.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.29%) XenApp
2 6 (4.29%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.14%) XenServer
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.14%) Tableau
3 16 (11.43%) Oracle
4 11 (7.86%) Bloomberg
5 10 (7.14%) SAP
6 9 (6.43%) Siebel
7 6 (4.29%) Citrix
7 6 (4.29%) Reuters
8 4 (2.86%) Cisco
8 4 (2.86%) Cognos
8 4 (2.86%) FactSet
8 4 (2.86%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.86%) Talend
9 3 (2.14%) Adobe
9 3 (2.14%) EMC
9 3 (2.14%) Google
9 3 (2.14%) HP
9 3 (2.14%) IBM
9 3 (2.14%) Mitel
10 2 (1.43%) Coremetrics
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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