Period
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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > London
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 573 455 338
Rank change year-on-year -118 -117 -16
Permanent jobs citing VBA 365 234 275
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.56% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.91% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 235 170 245
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,169
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,375 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.39% -11.54% +13.04%
75th Percentile £94,375 £89,688 £90,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £110,000 £118,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 46,547 25,669 18,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 60.39% 61.44% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19,350 17,158 15,857
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £106,250 £105,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in London

VBA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VBA in London

VBA
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VBA in London over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for VBA in London

VBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the London region over the 6 months to 3 July 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
Central London -45 56 £55,000 -45.00% 7
West London -47 5 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East London -48 4 - - 2
South London - 1 - -
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 London region with a requirement for VBA.

1 280 (76.71%) SQL
2 228 (62.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 206 (56.44%) Python
4 196 (53.70%) Finance
5 150 (41.10%) Microsoft
6 136 (37.26%) Agile
7 127 (34.79%) Business Intelligence
7 127 (34.79%) Power Platform
8 114 (31.23%) Analytical Skills
9 112 (30.68%) Power BI
10 111 (30.41%) Social Skills
11 110 (30.14%) R
12 91 (24.93%) Azure
13 85 (23.29%) SQL Server
14 84 (23.01%) Degree
14 84 (23.01%) Problem-Solving
15 81 (22.19%) Scrum
16 80 (21.92%) Asset Management
17 78 (21.37%) Bloomberg
17 78 (21.37%) Analytics
18 77 (21.10%) Derivative
18 77 (21.10%) Fixed Income
19 76 (20.82%) C#
19 76 (20.82%) Hedge funds
19 76 (20.82%) Decision-Making
20 74 (20.27%) .NET
21 69 (18.90%) Front Office
22 67 (18.36%) Risk Analysis
23 61 (16.71%) DevOps
24 60 (16.44%) OTC Derivatives

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 23 (6.30%) SAS
2 22 (6.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.55%) Confluence
4 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 228 (62.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.27%) Eagle STAR
2 1 (0.27%) Eikon
2 1 (0.27%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.27%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.27%) Kondor
2 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.27%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 127 (34.79%) Power Platform
2 91 (24.93%) Azure
3 35 (9.59%) Azure DevOps
4 30 (8.22%) AWS
5 25 (6.85%) Microsoft 365
6 17 (4.66%) Power Automate
6 17 (4.66%) PowerApps
7 13 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (3.29%) OpenShift
8 12 (3.29%) Serverless
9 7 (1.92%) OneDrive
10 4 (1.10%) Snowflake
11 2 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.55%) AWS CodeCommit
11 2 (0.55%) GCP
11 2 (0.55%) GitHub
11 2 (0.55%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
12 1 (0.27%) IaaS
12 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.29%) Internet
2 10 (2.74%) DHCP
2 10 (2.74%) DNS
3 3 (0.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.55%) Intranet
4 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.27%) FTP
5 1 (0.27%) SMDS
5 1 (0.27%) Softphone
5 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (30.68%) Power BI
2 85 (23.29%) SQL Server
3 53 (14.52%) Tableau
4 34 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (6.30%) MS Access
6 21 (5.75%) MySQL
7 20 (5.48%) Power Query
8 18 (4.93%) Neo4j
9 15 (4.11%) Qlik Sense
10 14 (3.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (3.29%) Data Lake
13 11 (3.01%) Big Data
14 10 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (1.64%) Relational Database
17 6 (1.64%) Spotfire
18 4 (1.10%) Data Mining
18 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (6.58%) Git (software)
1 24 (6.58%) Jenkins
2 21 (5.75%) JIRA
3 8 (2.19%) IBM UrbanCode
3 8 (2.19%) Selenium
4 7 (1.92%) Bitbucket
5 6 (1.64%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.82%) NUnit
6 3 (0.82%) Rational Performance Tester
6 3 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.55%) Clang
7 2 (0.55%) CMake
7 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.55%) Toad
7 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.27%) Moq
8 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 196 (53.70%) Finance
2 114 (31.23%) Analytical Skills
3 111 (30.41%) Social Skills
4 69 (18.90%) Front Office
5 42 (11.51%) Marketing
6 25 (6.85%) Banking
7 22 (6.03%) Advertising
8 17 (4.66%) Legal
9 15 (4.11%) Public Sector
9 15 (4.11%) Retail
10 11 (3.01%) Retail Finance
11 9 (2.47%) Back Office
11 9 (2.47%) Law
11 9 (2.47%) Presentation Skills
12 8 (2.19%) Investment Banking
13 7 (1.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 7 (1.92%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.37%) Organisational Skills
15 3 (0.82%) Local Government
15 3 (0.82%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 131 (35.89%) Analyst
2 112 (30.68%) Developer
3 51 (13.97%) Product Owner
4 39 (10.68%) Product Manager
5 33 (9.04%) Finance Manager
5 33 (9.04%) Software Developer
6 31 (8.49%) Data Analyst
7 29 (7.95%) Business Analyst
8 22 (6.03%) C# Developer
9 21 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
10 19 (5.21%) .NET Developer
11 18 (4.93%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
11 18 (4.93%) Lead Business Analyst
11 18 (4.93%) Lead Product Owner
11 18 (4.93%) Product Analyst
11 18 (4.93%) Product Business Analyst
11 18 (4.93%) Risk Analyst
12 17 (4.66%) Graduate
13 16 (4.38%) Analyst Developer
14 14 (3.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (20.27%) .NET
2 42 (11.51%) React
3 30 (8.22%) HTML
4 23 (6.30%) AngularJS
4 23 (6.30%) ASP.NET
4 23 (6.30%) CSS
5 18 (4.93%) XML
6 17 (4.66%) jQuery
7 15 (4.11%) ADO
7 15 (4.11%) Ajax
7 15 (4.11%) Laravel
8 14 (3.84%) REST
9 13 (3.56%) JSON
10 12 (3.29%) HTML5
10 12 (3.29%) Java EE
10 12 (3.29%) Spring
10 12 (3.29%) Spring Boot
11 11 (3.01%) .NET Core
12 10 (2.74%) Vue.js
13 9 (2.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 77 (21.10%) Derivative
1 77 (21.10%) Fixed Income
2 76 (20.82%) Hedge funds
3 60 (16.44%) OTC Derivatives
4 30 (8.22%) Credit Risk
5 28 (7.67%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (5.48%) User Experience
7 19 (5.21%) Market Risk
8 18 (4.93%) Data Structures
8 18 (4.93%) Management Information System
9 15 (4.11%) Virtual Team
10 12 (3.29%) Renewable Energy
11 10 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (2.74%) Low-Code
12 9 (2.47%) Equities
13 8 (2.19%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.64%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 6 (1.64%) Reference Data
15 5 (1.37%) Algorithms
15 5 (1.37%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.78%) Windows
2 23 (6.30%) Unix
3 18 (4.93%) Linux
4 8 (2.19%) AIX
4 8 (2.19%) Solaris
4 8 (2.19%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (37.26%) Agile
2 127 (34.79%) Business Intelligence
3 84 (23.01%) Problem-Solving
4 81 (22.19%) Scrum
5 80 (21.92%) Asset Management
6 78 (21.37%) Analytics
7 76 (20.82%) Decision-Making
8 67 (18.36%) Risk Analysis
9 61 (16.71%) DevOps
10 57 (15.62%) Performance Attribution
11 53 (14.52%) Visualisation
12 47 (12.88%) Data Visualisation
13 45 (12.33%) Risk Management
14 40 (10.96%) Project Management
15 38 (10.41%) Investment Management
16 37 (10.14%) Project Delivery
17 36 (9.86%) Mathematics
18 35 (9.59%) Data Analytics
19 33 (9.04%) Data Management
19 33 (9.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 280 (76.71%) SQL
2 206 (56.44%) Python
3 110 (30.14%) R
4 76 (20.82%) C#
5 52 (14.25%) JavaScript
6 39 (10.68%) Java
6 39 (10.68%) MATLAB
7 34 (9.32%) PowerShell
8 27 (7.40%) T-SQL
9 22 (6.03%) Perl
10 20 (5.48%) C++
11 17 (4.66%) C
12 15 (4.11%) PHP
13 12 (3.29%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.47%) VB
15 2 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 2 (0.55%) Go
16 1 (0.27%) Bash
16 1 (0.27%) Korn
16 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 84 (23.01%) Degree
2 19 (5.21%) Master's Degree
3 7 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.82%) HND
6 1 (0.27%) CCNA
6 1 (0.27%) CFA
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ISEB
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) PMP
6 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.93%) QA
2 14 (3.84%) SLA
3 10 (2.74%) IFRS
4 9 (2.47%) IFRS 9
5 3 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.82%) PMO
6 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.84%) Docker
3 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.84%) Ansible
2 12 (3.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.27%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 150 (41.10%) Microsoft
2 78 (21.37%) Bloomberg
3 39 (10.68%) BISAM
4 26 (7.12%) Oracle
5 22 (6.03%) Splunk
6 16 (4.38%) Reuters
7 13 (3.56%) Refinitiv
8 12 (3.29%) AppDynamics
8 12 (3.29%) Dataiku
8 12 (3.29%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.19%) Dynatrace
9 8 (2.19%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.92%) Cisco
10 7 (1.92%) Murex
11 6 (1.64%) Alteryx
11 6 (1.64%) SAP
11 6 (1.64%) Speakerbus
12 5 (1.37%) Automation Anywhere
12 5 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.37%) Sybase