Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 309 327 342
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15 -8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 543 644 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.99% 0.95% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 1.67% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 494 564 598
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,011 £30,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% -

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 30,861 38,571 41,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.32% 57.10% 55.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25,720 32,209 33,170
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 0 171 £57,500 +4.55% 26
West London +35 27 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East London +32 14 £55,000 - 7
South London -10 5 £52,500 +69.35% 2
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 361 (66.48%) SQL
2 347 (63.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 272 (50.09%) Finance
4 211 (38.86%) C#
5 177 (32.60%) SQL Server
6 156 (28.73%) Business Intelligence
7 150 (27.62%) .NET
8 139 (25.60%) Python
9 129 (23.76%) Microsoft
10 101 (18.60%) Banking
11 97 (17.86%) Degree
12 96 (17.68%) T-SQL
13 95 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 95 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
14 93 (17.13%) VB
15 92 (16.94%) Tableau
16 91 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 83 (15.29%) Visualisation
18 81 (14.92%) Analytics
19 78 (14.36%) Oracle
20 77 (14.18%) Front Office
21 75 (13.81%) Power Platform
22 70 (12.89%) Data Warehouse
23 68 (12.52%) Power BI
24 63 (11.60%) Agile Software Development
24 63 (11.60%) Microsoft Office
25 62 (11.42%) Problem-Solving
26 61 (11.23%) ETL
27 60 (11.05%) Data Analysis
27 60 (11.05%) R

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 53 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.05%) SAS
3 17 (3.13%) IIS
4 8 (1.47%) Confluence
5 6 (1.10%) WordPress
6 4 (0.74%) Jupyter
6 4 (0.74%) nginx
7 3 (0.55%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 347 (63.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 63 (11.60%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (2.76%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (2.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.55%) SPSS Modeler
8 2 (0.37%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.37%) Stata
9 1 (0.18%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.18%) EViews
9 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.10%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.74%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.55%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.55%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.55%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.37%) HFM
5 2 (0.37%) Magento
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.18%) Findur
6 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.18%) LongView
6 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.18%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 75 (13.81%) Power Platform
2 44 (8.10%) Azure
3 26 (4.79%) Office 365
4 22 (4.05%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 22 (4.05%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 8 (1.47%) AWS
5 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Flow
6 4 (0.74%) IaaS
6 4 (0.74%) PaaS
6 4 (0.74%) PowerApps
6 4 (0.74%) SaaS
7 3 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.55%) Heroku
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.37%) Serverless
9 1 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.18%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.58%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (0.74%) WinSCP
3 2 (0.37%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.18%) DHCP
4 1 (0.18%) DNS
4 1 (0.18%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.18%) SMTP
4 1 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (32.60%) SQL Server
2 95 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 91 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (12.89%) Data Warehouse
5 68 (12.52%) Power BI
6 54 (9.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 40 (7.37%) MS Access
8 38 (7.00%) MySQL
9 37 (6.81%) Relational Database
10 30 (5.52%) SQL Server 2016
11 26 (4.79%) OLAP
12 23 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (3.50%) QlikView
14 17 (3.13%) Oracle Database
15 15 (2.76%) OLAP Cube
16 14 (2.58%) Azure SQL Database
16 14 (2.58%) Data Mining
17 13 (2.39%) MongoDB
18 11 (2.03%) Big Data
19 10 (1.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (7.00%) Subversion
2 26 (4.79%) Eclipse
3 20 (3.68%) Git (software)
4 19 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (3.50%) Visual Studio
5 16 (2.95%) JIRA
6 10 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (1.10%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.92%) Selenium
8 5 (0.92%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.74%) Redmine
10 3 (0.55%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.55%) GCC
10 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (0.37%) Moq
11 2 (0.37%) NUnit
11 2 (0.37%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.18%) Hudson
12 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 272 (50.09%) Finance
2 101 (18.60%) Banking
3 77 (14.18%) Front Office
4 52 (9.58%) Back Office
5 40 (7.37%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.76%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.76%) Law
7 13 (2.39%) Marketing
8 9 (1.66%) Advertising
8 9 (1.66%) Retail
9 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.74%) Legal
11 3 (0.55%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Automotive
12 1 (0.18%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 269 (49.54%) Developer
2 183 (33.70%) Analyst
3 80 (14.73%) SQL Developer
4 65 (11.97%) Data Analyst
5 60 (11.05%) C# Developer
6 50 (9.21%) VBA Developer
7 43 (7.92%) .NET Developer
7 43 (7.92%) Systems Developer
8 35 (6.45%) Python Developer
9 32 (5.89%) Software Developer
10 31 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
10 31 (5.71%) Excel Developer
11 27 (4.97%) Java Developer
12 26 (4.79%) Junior
12 26 (4.79%) Report Analyst
13 25 (4.60%) SSRS Developer
14 23 (4.24%) Excel VBA Developer
15 22 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 22 (4.05%) Salesforce Developer
16 20 (3.68%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (27.62%) .NET
2 59 (10.87%) HTML
3 54 (9.94%) ASP.NET
4 39 (7.18%) XML
5 25 (4.60%) Visualforce
5 25 (4.60%) WPF
6 19 (3.50%) WinForms
7 18 (3.31%) CSS
7 18 (3.31%) Web Services
8 14 (2.58%) D3.js
8 14 (2.58%) Google Chart
8 14 (2.58%) jQuery
9 12 (2.21%) .NET Framework
9 12 (2.21%) Node.js
10 10 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 8 (1.47%) JSON
11 8 (1.47%) Qt
12 7 (1.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 95 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.52%) Derivative
2 30 (5.52%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.87%) Fixed Income
4 19 (3.50%) Algorithms
5 18 (3.31%) Reinsurance
6 17 (3.13%) Robotics
7 16 (2.95%) Equities
7 16 (2.95%) Hedge funds
8 14 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (1.66%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.10%) Analytical Mindset
11 6 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.92%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.92%) User Experience
13 4 (0.74%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.74%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (0.74%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.87%) Windows
2 19 (3.50%) Linux
2 19 (3.50%) Windows Server
3 14 (2.58%) Windows 7
4 12 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.47%) Unix
6 6 (1.10%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) Android
8 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (28.73%) Business Intelligence
2 83 (15.29%) Visualisation
3 81 (14.92%) Analytics
4 63 (11.60%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (11.42%) Problem-Solving
6 61 (11.23%) ETL
7 60 (11.05%) Data Analysis
8 53 (9.76%) Project Management
9 50 (9.21%) Data Visualisation
10 49 (9.02%) Computer Science
10 49 (9.02%) Data Management
10 49 (9.02%) SDLC
11 41 (7.55%) Test Automation
12 40 (7.37%) CRM
13 38 (7.00%) Data Modelling
14 36 (6.63%) Mathematics
14 36 (6.63%) OO
15 33 (6.08%) Portfolio Management
16 29 (5.34%) Fund Management
17 25 (4.60%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 361 (66.48%) SQL
2 211 (38.86%) C#
3 139 (25.60%) Python
4 96 (17.68%) T-SQL
5 93 (17.13%) VB
6 60 (11.05%) R
7 58 (10.68%) Java
8 42 (7.73%) C++
9 40 (7.37%) PowerShell
10 38 (7.00%) VB.NET
11 30 (5.52%) PHP
12 25 (4.60%) Apex Code
12 25 (4.60%) PL/SQL
13 22 (4.05%) JavaScript
14 20 (3.68%) C
15 16 (2.95%) MATLAB
16 10 (1.84%) TypeScript
17 9 (1.66%) VBScript
18 8 (1.47%) SOQL
19 5 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 97 (17.86%) Degree
2 32 (5.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.03%) MCSE
3 11 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.47%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.10%) PhD
6 5 (0.92%) CFA
7 3 (0.55%) MBA
8 2 (0.37%) IIBA
8 2 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.97%) Data Quality
2 20 (3.68%) QA
3 7 (1.29%) EMIR
4 6 (1.10%) MiFID
5 5 (0.92%) IFRS
5 5 (0.92%) IFRS 9
6 4 (0.74%) GDPR
7 2 (0.37%) COBIT
8 1 (0.18%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 20 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.18%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 6 (1.10%) SCCM
2 4 (0.74%) Icinga
2 4 (0.74%) Prometheus
2 4 (0.74%) SCVMM
2 4 (0.74%) WSUS
3 2 (0.37%) Control-M
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 129 (23.76%) Microsoft
2 92 (16.94%) Tableau
3 78 (14.36%) Oracle
4 37 (6.81%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (3.31%) Alteryx
6 17 (3.13%) Bloomberg
7 15 (2.76%) Citrix
8 14 (2.58%) Cisco
9 12 (2.21%) Blue Prism
9 12 (2.21%) Reuters
10 10 (1.84%) Apple
10 10 (1.84%) Avaya
11 9 (1.66%) Automation Anywhere
11 9 (1.66%) Confirmit
11 9 (1.66%) UiPath
12 8 (1.47%) Databricks
12 8 (1.47%) Google
12 8 (1.47%) IBM
13 6 (1.10%) DocuSign
14 5 (0.92%) Hyperion