Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 502 407 348
Rank change year-on-year -95 -59 +4
Permanent jobs citing VBA 243 113 459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.47% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.77% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 140 102 414
10th Percentile £35,900 £35,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -4.35%
75th Percentile £70,000 £87,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £110,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +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 30,168 14,659 28,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 58.92% 60.84% 56.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19,218 12,749 24,136
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 25 January 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 25 January 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 -7 66 £55,000 -45.00% 16
East London -36 6 £37,000 +5.71% 5
West London -74 1 - - 3
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 180 (74.07%) SQL
2 129 (53.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 122 (50.21%) Finance
4 78 (32.10%) SQL Server
5 69 (28.40%) C#
6 66 (27.16%) Python
6 66 (27.16%) Microsoft
7 60 (24.69%) JavaScript
8 59 (24.28%) Social Skills
9 57 (23.46%) Analytics
10 52 (21.40%) Degree
11 51 (20.99%) .NET
12 50 (20.58%) HTML
13 47 (19.34%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (17.70%) Azure
14 43 (17.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 42 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (16.87%) CSS
17 40 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
17 40 (16.46%) Marketing
18 34 (13.99%) MS Access
19 33 (13.58%) Project Management
19 33 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
20 32 (13.17%) Power Platform
20 32 (13.17%) Power BI
21 31 (12.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 30 (12.35%) Mathematics
22 30 (12.35%) Git (software)
22 30 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 29 (11.93%) jQuery

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 18 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.53%) SAS
3 8 (3.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.47%) WordPress
5 2 (0.82%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.41%) Confluence
6 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 129 (53.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (8.23%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (4.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (2.06%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (7.00%) Alphatax
1 17 (7.00%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.82%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.41%) HFM
4 1 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.41%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.41%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 43 (17.70%) Azure
2 32 (13.17%) Power Platform
3 16 (6.58%) Microsoft 365
4 15 (6.17%) AWS
5 7 (2.88%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (2.06%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.65%) Snowflake
8 2 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.82%) GCP
8 2 (0.82%) GitHub
8 2 (0.82%) IaaS
8 2 (0.82%) PaaS
8 2 (0.82%) SaaS
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.41%) Azure Monitor
9 1 (0.41%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.41%) Nutanix
9 1 (0.41%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.23%) Firewall
2 2 (0.82%) DNS
2 2 (0.82%) DSL
2 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) Broadband
3 1 (0.41%) FTP
3 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.41%) LAN
3 1 (0.41%) VPN
3 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 43 (17.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (13.99%) MS Access
4 32 (13.17%) Power BI
5 31 (12.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (11.11%) MySQL
8 18 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
8 18 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 18 (7.41%) Tableau
9 16 (6.58%) SQL Server 2016
10 11 (4.53%) Data Mining
11 9 (3.70%) Neo4j
12 8 (3.29%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.88%) Big Data
13 7 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (2.47%) Qlik Sense
15 5 (2.06%) QlikView
15 5 (2.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.64%) JIRA
2 21 (8.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.29%) NUnit
4 8 (3.29%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.23%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.23%) Toad
7 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.41%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.41%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.41%) git-flow
7 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 122 (50.21%) Finance
2 59 (24.28%) Social Skills
3 47 (19.34%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (16.46%) Marketing
5 19 (7.82%) Advertising
6 18 (7.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 15 (6.17%) Banking
8 12 (4.94%) Retail
9 11 (4.53%) Front Office
10 9 (3.70%) Organisational Skills
11 7 (2.88%) Investment Banking
11 7 (2.88%) Legal
12 6 (2.47%) Public Sector
13 4 (1.65%) Back Office
13 4 (1.65%) Law
14 2 (0.82%) Retail Finance
15 1 (0.41%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.41%) Publishing
15 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 96 (39.51%) Developer
2 71 (29.22%) Analyst
3 26 (10.70%) Software Developer
4 24 (9.88%) Junior
5 22 (9.05%) VBA Developer
6 19 (7.82%) Python Developer
7 18 (7.41%) Software Engineer
8 17 (7.00%) Data Analyst
9 15 (6.17%) Excel Developer
9 15 (6.17%) Excel VBA Developer
9 15 (6.17%) Junior Developer
10 14 (5.76%) Support Analyst
11 13 (5.35%) Junior Excel VBA Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Junior Python Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Junior VBA Developer
12 11 (4.53%) Financial Analyst
12 11 (4.53%) SQL Developer
13 10 (4.12%) Graduate
13 10 (4.12%) Graduate Analyst
14 9 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (20.99%) .NET
2 50 (20.58%) HTML
3 41 (16.87%) CSS
4 29 (11.93%) jQuery
5 23 (9.47%) XML
6 22 (9.05%) React
7 19 (7.82%) HTML5
7 19 (7.82%) Laravel
8 18 (7.41%) ADO
8 18 (7.41%) Ajax
8 18 (7.41%) AngularJS
9 17 (7.00%) .NET Core
10 16 (6.58%) WPF
11 15 (6.17%) ASP.NET
12 12 (4.94%) .NET Framework
13 11 (4.53%) Vue.js
14 9 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (3.70%) WCF
14 9 (3.70%) Web Services
15 8 (3.29%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.29%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (8.23%) Credit Risk
3 12 (4.94%) Reinsurance
4 9 (3.70%) Reference Data
5 8 (3.29%) Analytical Mindset
6 7 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.06%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.06%) Derivative
7 5 (2.06%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.06%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.06%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.23%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.23%) User Experience
9 2 (0.82%) Clustering
9 2 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.82%) Replication
9 2 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.94%) Windows
2 7 (2.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.82%) Linux
3 2 (0.82%) Unix
3 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) Debian
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.46%) Analytics
2 42 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (13.58%) Project Management
5 30 (12.35%) Mathematics
6 28 (11.52%) Computer Science
7 26 (10.70%) Risk Management
8 25 (10.29%) Migration
9 24 (9.88%) Requirements Gathering
10 23 (9.47%) Software Engineering
11 22 (9.05%) ERP
12 21 (8.64%) Creative Thinking
12 21 (8.64%) DevOps
12 21 (8.64%) Service Delivery
13 20 (8.23%) Project Delivery
14 19 (7.82%) ETL
15 18 (7.41%) Economics
16 17 (7.00%) Strategic Thinking
16 17 (7.00%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 180 (74.07%) SQL
2 69 (28.40%) C#
3 66 (27.16%) Python
4 60 (24.69%) JavaScript
5 23 (9.47%) T-SQL
6 20 (8.23%) PHP
6 20 (8.23%) R
7 18 (7.41%) Java
8 16 (6.58%) PowerShell
9 11 (4.53%) VB
10 7 (2.88%) C++
10 7 (2.88%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.65%) C
11 4 (1.65%) Perl
11 4 (1.65%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.23%) Groovy
12 3 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.23%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.23%) VBScript
13 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (21.40%) Degree
2 12 (4.94%) Master's Degree
3 10 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (3.29%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.82%) CEH
5 2 (0.82%) CISSP
5 2 (0.82%) OSCP
6 1 (0.41%) ACCA
6 1 (0.41%) CIMA
6 1 (0.41%) ISEB
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.41%) PhD
6 1 (0.41%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.35%) QA
2 8 (3.29%) SLA
3 7 (2.88%) GDPR
4 4 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.65%) IFRS
4 4 (1.65%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.23%) Docker
3 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) KVM
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (2.06%) Ansible
2 1 (0.41%) Control-M
2 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.41%) Netcool
2 1 (0.41%) QRadar
2 1 (0.41%) Terraform
2 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 66 (27.16%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.58%) Bloomberg
3 13 (5.35%) Oracle
4 8 (3.29%) Alteryx
5 6 (2.47%) Civica
5 6 (2.47%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (2.47%) Reuters
6 5 (2.06%) HubSpot
6 5 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.65%) IBM
7 4 (1.65%) iManage
7 4 (1.65%) Murex
8 3 (1.23%) Automation Anywhere
8 3 (1.23%) Demandware
8 3 (1.23%) SAP
8 3 (1.23%) UiPath
9 2 (0.82%) Anaplan
9 2 (0.82%) Google
9 2 (0.82%) Vermilion
9 2 (0.82%) VMware