Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 332 233
Rank change year-on-year +3 -99 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 727 706 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.97% 0.93% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 1.70% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 606 585 1036
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 41304 41476 47435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 54.98% 54.55% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32883 36426 40924
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in London

VBA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VBA in London

VBA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Central London +3 174 £52,500 - 15
South London +17 19 £38,694 -14.01% 2
West London +11 16 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East London +3 8 £50,000 +66.67% 1
North London +6 1 £33,500 -16.25%
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region with a requirement for VBA.

1 529 (72.76%) SQL
2 489 (67.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 429 (59.01%) Finance
4 228 (31.36%) SQL Server
5 203 (27.92%) C#
6 179 (24.62%) Degree
7 170 (23.38%) Analytics
8 165 (22.70%) Oracle
9 164 (22.56%) Microsoft
10 153 (21.05%) Python
11 152 (20.91%) Front Office
12 134 (18.43%) Banking
13 127 (17.47%) .NET
14 116 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
15 114 (15.68%) Mathematics
16 110 (15.13%) Java
17 104 (14.31%) Tableau
18 103 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
18 103 (14.17%) Computer Science
19 85 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
19 85 (11.69%) Fixed Income
20 84 (11.55%) JavaScript
20 84 (11.55%) HTML
21 82 (11.28%) VB
21 82 (11.28%) Windows
21 82 (11.28%) Data Analysis
22 81 (11.14%) T-SQL
23 79 (10.87%) Marketing
24 77 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 75 (10.32%) QlikView

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 60 (8.25%) SAS
2 39 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.06%) Apache Spark
4 14 (1.93%) IIS
5 11 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (1.24%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.10%) Confluence
9 7 (0.96%) Apache
9 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.28%) CMS
13 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 489 (67.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (8.53%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (3.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 29 (3.99%) SPSS
4 28 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (1.65%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.38%) S-PLUS
7 4 (0.55%) Doxygen
8 3 (0.41%) XMetaL
9 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.14%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 17 (2.34%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 15 (2.06%) SAP ERP
3 12 (1.65%) HFM
4 8 (1.10%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (0.83%) Endur
6 5 (0.69%) ReMetrica
6 5 (0.69%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.41%) Aligne
8 3 (0.41%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.28%) Misys Opics
9 2 (0.28%) Relativity
9 2 (0.28%) Ringtail
9 2 (0.28%) Softmar
9 2 (0.28%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.28%) Veritas eDiscovery
10 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (3.44%) Office 365
2 16 (2.20%) SaaS
3 15 (2.06%) Google Analytics
3 15 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.55%) GitHub
5 4 (0.55%) PaaS
6 2 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.06%) Intranet
2 5 (0.69%) LAN
3 4 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.41%) DSL
4 3 (0.41%) Internet
4 3 (0.41%) NAS
4 3 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.41%) VPN
5 2 (0.28%) VoIP
5 2 (0.28%) WAN
6 1 (0.14%) DHCP
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 77 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (10.32%) QlikView
4 65 (8.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (6.74%) Power BI
6 47 (6.46%) MS Access
7 43 (5.91%) MySQL
8 41 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (5.09%) Hadoop
9 37 (5.09%) NoSQL
10 34 (4.68%) Relational Database
11 30 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
12 29 (3.99%) Apache Hive
13 21 (2.89%) Spotfire
14 20 (2.75%) Oracle Database
14 20 (2.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 20 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (2.61%) SAS Visual Analytics
16 18 (2.48%) Data Mining
16 18 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 38 (5.23%) Eclipse
2 35 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (4.40%) Visual Studio
4 26 (3.58%) Subversion
5 24 (3.30%) Git (software)
6 21 (2.89%) Jenkins
7 20 (2.75%) JIRA
8 15 (2.06%) Artifactory
8 15 (2.06%) InstallShield
9 12 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 3 (0.41%) GCC
11 3 (0.41%) GDB
11 3 (0.41%) IBM UrbanCode
11 3 (0.41%) NUnit
11 3 (0.41%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.28%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 429 (59.01%) Finance
2 152 (20.91%) Front Office
3 134 (18.43%) Banking
4 79 (10.87%) Marketing
5 34 (4.68%) Investment Banking
6 25 (3.44%) Back Office
7 24 (3.30%) Retail
8 22 (3.03%) Legal
9 16 (2.20%) Advertising
9 16 (2.20%) Law
10 13 (1.79%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.24%) Publishing
12 7 (0.96%) Billing
12 7 (0.96%) Games
12 7 (0.96%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.69%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.55%) French Language
14 4 (0.55%) German Language
15 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 302 (41.54%) Developer
2 270 (37.14%) Analyst
3 80 (11.00%) SQL Analyst
3 80 (11.00%) SQL Developer
4 74 (10.18%) Data Analyst
5 72 (9.90%) C# Developer
6 61 (8.39%) Consultant
7 57 (7.84%) VBA Developer
8 44 (6.05%) Applications Support
9 40 (5.50%) Junior
9 40 (5.50%) Support Analyst
10 35 (4.81%) Software Developer
11 34 (4.68%) SQL Data Analyst
12 30 (4.13%) Systems Developer
13 29 (3.99%) Java Developer
14 28 (3.85%) Python Developer
14 28 (3.85%) Report Analyst
15 26 (3.58%) Analyst Developer
15 26 (3.58%) Business Analyst
16 25 (3.44%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (17.47%) .NET
2 84 (11.55%) HTML
3 54 (7.43%) .NET Framework
4 48 (6.60%) XML
5 47 (6.46%) AngularJS
6 43 (5.91%) CSS
7 29 (3.99%) React
8 28 (3.85%) HTML5
9 25 (3.44%) jQuery
9 25 (3.44%) REST
10 24 (3.30%) Node.js
11 23 (3.16%) ASP.NET
12 16 (2.20%) FIX Protocol
12 16 (2.20%) WPF
13 15 (2.06%) Software Packaging
14 12 (1.65%) Entity Framework
14 12 (1.65%) Kafka
15 11 (1.51%) Ajax
15 11 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (1.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 116 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (14.17%) Computer Science
3 85 (11.69%) Fixed Income
4 56 (7.70%) Derivative
4 56 (7.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 44 (6.05%) Equities
6 33 (4.54%) Management Information System
7 29 (3.99%) Credit Risk
8 21 (2.89%) Reinsurance
9 15 (2.06%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.93%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.24%) Equity Derivative
12 8 (1.10%) NHS
13 7 (0.96%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.83%) Fintech
14 6 (0.83%) Market Risk
14 6 (0.83%) Swaptions
15 5 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
15 5 (0.69%) User Experience
15 5 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 82 (11.28%) Windows
2 55 (7.57%) Unix
3 54 (7.43%) Linux
4 19 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.10%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.83%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.55%) openSUSE
9 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.55%) SUSE
10 3 (0.41%) Solaris
11 1 (0.14%) Android
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (23.38%) Analytics
2 114 (15.68%) Mathematics
3 103 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
4 85 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (11.28%) Data Analysis
6 70 (9.63%) Data Modelling
7 68 (9.35%) Visualisation
8 66 (9.08%) Asset Management
9 62 (8.53%) ETL
10 57 (7.84%) Data Analytics
11 55 (7.57%) OO
12 53 (7.29%) Investment Management
13 52 (7.15%) Portfolio Management
14 51 (7.02%) Fund Management
14 51 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 46 (6.33%) Project Management
16 44 (6.05%) Statistics
17 38 (5.23%) Business Analysis
17 38 (5.23%) Risk Management
18 36 (4.95%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 529 (72.76%) SQL
2 203 (27.92%) C#
3 153 (21.05%) Python
4 110 (15.13%) Java
5 84 (11.55%) JavaScript
6 82 (11.28%) VB
7 81 (11.14%) T-SQL
8 74 (10.18%) R
9 68 (9.35%) C++
10 41 (5.64%) PowerShell
11 38 (5.23%) MATLAB
12 29 (3.99%) PHP
13 28 (3.85%) VB.NET
14 17 (2.34%) PL/SQL
14 17 (2.34%) VBScript
15 16 (2.20%) Perl
16 8 (1.10%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.83%) Scala
17 6 (0.83%) VB6
18 5 (0.69%) Julia
Qualifications
1 179 (24.62%) Degree
2 54 (7.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.06%) PhD
4 14 (1.93%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (1.10%) ACCA
6 6 (0.83%) A+ Certification
6 6 (0.83%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.69%) CIMA
7 5 (0.69%) MCSE
7 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.55%) MBA
9 3 (0.41%) CFA
9 3 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.41%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) MCDST
10 2 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.89%) Data Quality
2 19 (2.61%) QA
3 16 (2.20%) GDPR
4 4 (0.55%) MiFID
4 4 (0.55%) SLA
5 3 (0.41%) EMIR
6 2 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.28%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 27 (3.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.41%) HDFS
2 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.14%) Docker
3 1 (0.14%) XenApp
3 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (2.34%) SCCM
2 11 (1.51%) Control-M
3 5 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.55%) Grafana
4 4 (0.55%) Graphite
5 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.28%) WSUS
7 1 (0.14%) EnCase
7 1 (0.14%) FTK
7 1 (0.14%) Kibana
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 165 (22.70%) Oracle
2 164 (22.56%) Microsoft
3 104 (14.31%) Tableau
4 40 (5.50%) SAP
5 26 (3.58%) Bloomberg
5 26 (3.58%) Google
6 14 (1.93%) Cognos
7 13 (1.79%) Atlassian
7 13 (1.79%) IBM
7 13 (1.79%) Sybase
8 12 (1.65%) Vertica
9 11 (1.51%) Informatica
10 10 (1.38%) Charles River
10 10 (1.38%) Hyperion
10 10 (1.38%) iManage
11 9 (1.24%) Alteryx
11 9 (1.24%) Sun
11 9 (1.24%) TIBCO
12 8 (1.10%) OpenLink
13 7 (0.96%) Siebel