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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / London
Rank 269 291 241
Rank change year-on-year +22 -50  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 362 456 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.09% 1.10% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 2.04% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 324 403 473
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £35,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,000 £80,000
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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18148 22348 21348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 54.66% 53.83% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15647 19615 18277
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 66 £62,000 +15.34% 11
Heathrow +2 11 £28,500 -
Twickenham - 6 £50,000 - 1
Croydon - 3 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £62,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +12 1 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Beckenham +4 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 439 (67.33%) SQL
2 342 (52.45%) Finance
3 267 (40.95%) SQL Server
4 247 (37.88%) C#
5 246 (37.73%) MS Excel
6 211 (32.36%) .NET
7 201 (30.83%) Microsoft
8 180 (27.61%) Degree
9 155 (23.77%) Analytics
10 135 (20.71%) Banking
11 125 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
12 124 (19.02%) Front Office
13 121 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
14 110 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
15 100 (15.34%) Oracle
16 95 (14.57%) Python
16 95 (14.57%) Computer Science
17 93 (14.26%) XML
18 87 (13.34%) Mathematics
18 87 (13.34%) JavaScript
19 86 (13.19%) OO
20 85 (13.04%) Windows
21 84 (12.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 81 (12.42%) T-SQL
23 77 (11.81%) HTML
23 77 (11.81%) Tableau
24 65 (9.97%) MS Office
25 64 (9.82%) MS Access
26 62 (9.51%) SharePoint
26 62 (9.51%) SQL Server Integration Services

VBA
Top Related 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 62 (9.51%) SharePoint
2 50 (7.67%) SAS
3 27 (4.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 18 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (0.92%) Apache Pig
5 6 (0.92%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.77%) Apache
6 5 (0.77%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.77%) IIS
7 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.31%) Liferay
8 2 (0.31%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.15%) CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.15%) nginx
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 246 (37.73%) MS Excel
2 65 (9.97%) MS Office
3 24 (3.68%) Spreadsheet
4 23 (3.53%) SPSS
5 13 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.99%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.53%) MS Project
7 5 (0.77%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.46%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.31%) EViews
9 2 (0.31%) Stata
9 2 (0.31%) XMetaL
10 1 (0.15%) Maple
10 1 (0.15%) Simulink
10 1 (0.15%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 13 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.84%) SAP BPC
3 9 (1.38%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 8 (1.23%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.61%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.31%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (0.31%) Orchestrade
7 2 (0.31%) Primavera
8 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.15%) HFM
8 1 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.15%) Softmar
8 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.37%) Adobe Analytics
3 20 (3.07%) Google Analytics
4 15 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (1.23%) Office 365
7 6 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.92%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (0.92%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.61%) SaaS
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.15%) Heroku
9 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.38%) DHCP
1 9 (1.38%) DNS
2 7 (1.07%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.77%) Wireless
4 4 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (0.61%) Firewall
5 3 (0.46%) FTP
6 2 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.31%) Internet
6 2 (0.31%) Intranet
6 2 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.31%) LDAP
6 2 (0.31%) SMTP
6 2 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.15%) Broadband
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.15%) Extranet
7 1 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (40.95%) SQL Server
2 84 (12.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (9.82%) MS Access
4 62 (9.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (8.28%) Relational Database
6 47 (7.21%) MySQL
7 44 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
8 41 (6.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 39 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 37 (5.67%) BusinessObjects
10 37 (5.67%) Power BI
11 33 (5.06%) QlikView
12 28 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
13 26 (3.99%) Big Data
14 22 (3.37%) SQL Server 2016
15 21 (3.22%) Data Mining
16 19 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (2.61%) Hadoop
17 17 (2.61%) RDBMS
18 13 (1.99%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (3.99%) Subversion
3 25 (3.83%) Eclipse
4 24 (3.68%) Visual Studio
5 15 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (1.38%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.92%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.92%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.92%) Yeoman
8 5 (0.77%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.46%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.31%) Log4j
10 2 (0.31%) Maven
10 2 (0.31%) Toad
11 1 (0.15%) dotCover
11 1 (0.15%) dotTrace
11 1 (0.15%) ERwin
11 1 (0.15%) NUnit
11 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
General
1 342 (52.45%) Finance
2 135 (20.71%) Banking
3 124 (19.02%) Front Office
4 56 (8.59%) Marketing
5 42 (6.44%) Advertising
5 42 (6.44%) Investment Banking
6 24 (3.68%) Retail
7 20 (3.07%) Telecoms
8 19 (2.91%) Financial Institution
9 17 (2.61%) Legal
10 15 (2.30%) Back Office
11 13 (1.99%) Law
12 9 (1.38%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.07%) Games
13 7 (1.07%) Publishing
14 4 (0.61%) Electronics
15 3 (0.46%) German Language
16 2 (0.31%) Automotive
16 2 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 301 (46.17%) Developer
2 223 (34.20%) Analyst
3 90 (13.80%) C# Developer
4 83 (12.73%) Data Analyst
5 78 (11.96%) SQL Developer
6 55 (8.44%) .NET Developer
6 55 (8.44%) VBA Developer
7 53 (8.13%) SQL Analyst
8 44 (6.75%) Software Developer
9 43 (6.60%) Senior Developer
10 37 (5.67%) Senior C# Developer
11 36 (5.52%) Systems Developer
12 33 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 30 (4.60%) Consultant
13 30 (4.60%) Insight Analyst
14 27 (4.14%) Analyst Developer
14 27 (4.14%) SQL Server Developer
15 26 (3.99%) Excel Developer
15 26 (3.99%) Report Analyst
16 24 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (32.36%) .NET
2 93 (14.26%) XML
3 77 (11.81%) HTML
4 57 (8.74%) ASP.NET
5 56 (8.59%) WPF
6 50 (7.67%) WCF
7 41 (6.29%) CSS
8 39 (5.98%) .NET Framework
9 37 (5.67%) Web Services
10 34 (5.21%) AngularJS
11 33 (5.06%) jQuery
12 21 (3.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (3.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (1.99%) Ajax
15 12 (1.84%) REST
16 10 (1.53%) Entity Framework
16 10 (1.53%) JSON
17 8 (1.23%) Node.js
17 8 (1.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 125 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (14.57%) Computer Science
3 61 (9.36%) Fixed Income
4 42 (6.44%) Hedge funds
5 41 (6.29%) Management Information System
6 34 (5.21%) Equities
7 32 (4.91%) Derivative
8 27 (4.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 24 (3.68%) Fintech
10 20 (3.07%) Replication
11 17 (2.61%) Client/Server
12 16 (2.45%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.84%) Fat Client
13 12 (1.84%) Thin Client
14 11 (1.69%) Driving Licence
15 10 (1.53%) User Experience
16 9 (1.38%) Equity Derivative
17 8 (1.23%) Algorithms
17 8 (1.23%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 85 (13.04%) Windows
2 22 (3.37%) Windows 7
3 21 (3.22%) Linux
4 16 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.84%) Unix
7 6 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.92%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.77%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.61%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.46%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.31%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (23.77%) Analytics
2 121 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
3 110 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (13.34%) Mathematics
5 86 (13.19%) OO
6 60 (9.20%) MVC
7 59 (9.05%) Data Analysis
8 55 (8.44%) Asset Management
9 54 (8.28%) SDLC
10 51 (7.82%) Visualisation
11 49 (7.52%) Project Management
12 44 (6.75%) CRM
12 44 (6.75%) Migration
13 41 (6.29%) Investment Management
14 38 (5.83%) Statistics
15 36 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
16 35 (5.37%) Portfolio Management
16 35 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (4.91%) Data Analytics
17 32 (4.91%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 439 (67.33%) SQL
2 247 (37.88%) C#
3 95 (14.57%) Python
4 87 (13.34%) JavaScript
5 81 (12.42%) T-SQL
6 60 (9.20%) C++
7 52 (7.98%) Java
8 49 (7.52%) VB
9 46 (7.06%) PHP
9 46 (7.06%) R
10 40 (6.13%) F#
11 39 (5.98%) C
12 36 (5.52%) Perl
13 28 (4.29%) VB.NET
14 24 (3.68%) MATLAB
15 21 (3.22%) PL/SQL
16 16 (2.45%) PowerShell
17 14 (2.15%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.92%) Clojure
18 6 (0.92%) Cypher
Qualifications
1 180 (27.61%) Degree
2 10 (1.53%) PhD
3 7 (1.07%) ISEB
3 7 (1.07%) ISTQB
4 6 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.46%) ACCA
5 3 (0.46%) CCNA
5 3 (0.46%) CIMA
5 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.15%) CCNP
6 1 (0.15%) CFA
6 1 (0.15%) HNC
6 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.53%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.30%) QA
3 7 (1.07%) SLA
4 5 (0.77%) MiFID
5 4 (0.61%) EMIR
6 3 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.46%) PMO
7 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.15%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.15%) XenApp
3 12 (1.84%) XenDesktop
4 10 (1.53%) Docker
5 7 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.07%) XenServer
6 6 (0.92%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.46%) SCCM
3 2 (0.31%) Control-M
3 2 (0.31%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.31%) Malwarebytes
4 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 201 (30.83%) Microsoft
2 100 (15.34%) Oracle
3 77 (11.81%) Tableau
4 40 (6.13%) SAP
5 34 (5.21%) Bloomberg
6 26 (3.99%) Adobe
7 22 (3.37%) Reuters
8 21 (3.22%) IBM
9 20 (3.07%) Google
10 18 (2.76%) HP
11 17 (2.61%) Citrix
12 14 (2.15%) Coremetrics
13 12 (1.84%) Charles River
13 12 (1.84%) Cisco
13 12 (1.84%) Cognos
14 9 (1.38%) Avaya
14 9 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (1.23%) LexisNexis
15 8 (1.23%) Sybase
16 7 (1.07%) EMC
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £125000 per annum + 50-100% Bonus + 8% Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Innocent Drinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Churchill Frank
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Candidate Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £43000 per annum + Pro rata 6 month fixed term
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Company Benefits Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago