Period
to 25 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 345 328 334
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing VBA 439 601 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.86% 0.96% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 1.68% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 385 507 549
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £31,900 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £93,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 28,534 35,727 38,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.13% 57.23% 55.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23,755 29,937 32,250
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 25 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 +16 130 £60,000 +9.09% 30
East London +26 17 £57,500 -
West London +6 14 £45,000 +5.88% 4
South London +1 5 £50,000 +38.89% 3
VBA
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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.

1 285 (64.92%) SQL
2 273 (62.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 222 (50.57%) Finance
4 165 (37.59%) C#
5 154 (35.08%) Python
6 131 (29.84%) SQL Server
7 113 (25.74%) Microsoft
8 95 (21.64%) .NET
9 93 (21.18%) Analytics
10 87 (19.82%) Degree
11 79 (18.00%) Oracle
11 79 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
12 78 (17.77%) Front Office
13 70 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
14 66 (15.03%) Tableau
15 65 (14.81%) Data Analysis
16 64 (14.58%) T-SQL
17 58 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
18 57 (12.98%) Banking
19 55 (12.53%) R
20 52 (11.85%) VB
20 52 (11.85%) Java
20 52 (11.85%) Microsoft Office
21 50 (11.39%) Windows
21 50 (11.39%) Back Office
21 50 (11.39%) Power Platform
22 49 (11.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 47 (10.71%) Visualisation
23 47 (10.71%) Azure
24 46 (10.48%) PowerShell

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 25 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.24%) Confluence
3 11 (2.51%) IIS
3 11 (2.51%) SAS
4 5 (1.14%) WordPress
5 2 (0.46%) Jupyter
5 2 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 273 (62.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (11.85%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.91%) SPSS
7 2 (0.46%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.23%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 5 (1.14%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (1.14%) Distributed Ledger
1 5 (1.14%) RiskWrite
2 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.68%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.46%) Magento
3 2 (0.46%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.46%) Relativity
3 2 (0.46%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.46%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.46%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 2 (0.46%) Softmar
4 1 (0.23%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.23%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 50 (11.39%) Power Platform
2 47 (10.71%) Azure
3 46 (10.48%) Office 365
4 11 (2.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 11 (2.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 10 (2.28%) IaaS
5 10 (2.28%) PaaS
6 6 (1.37%) Microsoft Flow
6 6 (1.37%) SaaS
7 4 (0.91%) AWS
8 2 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.46%) GCP
8 2 (0.46%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.46%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.78%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (0.91%) WinSCP
3 2 (0.46%) DHCP
3 2 (0.46%) DNS
3 2 (0.46%) Skype
3 2 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (29.84%) SQL Server
2 49 (11.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (10.25%) Power BI
5 44 (10.02%) MS Access
6 40 (9.11%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (7.52%) MySQL
8 32 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (5.01%) Relational Database
10 16 (3.64%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (3.64%) Oracle Database
11 15 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (3.19%) Big Data
13 13 (2.96%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (2.51%) MongoDB
15 10 (2.28%) Data Mining
15 10 (2.28%) Hadoop
15 10 (2.28%) NoSQL
16 8 (1.82%) HDInsight
16 8 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (7.97%) Subversion
2 30 (6.83%) Eclipse
3 27 (6.15%) JIRA
4 21 (4.78%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.73%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (1.82%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.59%) GCC
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.68%) Postman
9 3 (0.68%) Selenium
9 3 (0.68%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.46%) Redmine
11 1 (0.23%) RStudio
11 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 222 (50.57%) Finance
2 78 (17.77%) Front Office
3 57 (12.98%) Banking
4 50 (11.39%) Back Office
5 20 (4.56%) Legal
6 18 (4.10%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.96%) Retail
8 9 (2.05%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.05%) Law
9 8 (1.82%) Advertising
10 6 (1.37%) Marketing
11 5 (1.14%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.46%) Police
12 2 (0.46%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Automotive
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) German Language
13 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 200 (45.56%) Developer
2 139 (31.66%) Analyst
3 64 (14.58%) SQL Developer
4 54 (12.30%) C# Developer
5 43 (9.79%) Data Analyst
6 37 (8.43%) Support Analyst
7 36 (8.20%) .NET Developer
8 32 (7.29%) Software Developer
9 31 (7.06%) Applications Support
9 31 (7.06%) Python Developer
9 31 (7.06%) Systems Developer
10 26 (5.92%) VBA Developer
11 21 (4.78%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (4.78%) Junior
11 21 (4.78%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (4.56%) Applications Support Analyst
13 18 (4.10%) Java Developer
14 17 (3.87%) Architect
14 17 (3.87%) Excel Developer
15 16 (3.64%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (21.64%) .NET
2 43 (9.79%) HTML
3 32 (7.29%) XML
4 31 (7.06%) ASP.NET
5 26 (5.92%) Web Services
6 13 (2.96%) WPF
7 11 (2.51%) Node.js
7 11 (2.51%) Visualforce
8 10 (2.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (2.28%) Qt
9 9 (2.05%) CSS
9 9 (2.05%) WinForms
10 7 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (1.59%) REST
11 6 (1.37%) JSON
12 5 (1.14%) jQuery
12 5 (1.14%) Smart Contracts
13 4 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (0.91%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.92%) Fixed Income
3 25 (5.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (4.56%) Management Information System
5 19 (4.33%) Derivative
6 18 (4.10%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (2.73%) User Experience
8 11 (2.51%) Equities
9 10 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (2.05%) Credit Risk
11 8 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.37%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.37%) FMCG
12 6 (1.37%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.37%) Reinsurance
13 5 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (1.14%) Equity Derivative
13 5 (1.14%) SWIFT
14 3 (0.68%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.46%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.39%) Windows
2 25 (5.69%) Linux
3 12 (2.73%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.51%) Unix
5 7 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.46%) Android
6 2 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (21.18%) Analytics
2 79 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
3 65 (14.81%) Data Analysis
4 58 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (10.71%) Visualisation
6 45 (10.25%) Problem-Solving
7 41 (9.34%) Project Management
8 39 (8.88%) Test Automation
9 37 (8.43%) Computer Science
9 37 (8.43%) SDLC
10 35 (7.97%) Mentoring
11 32 (7.29%) ETL
12 28 (6.38%) Mathematics
12 28 (6.38%) Portfolio Management
12 28 (6.38%) Software Architecture
13 27 (6.15%) Coaching
13 27 (6.15%) OO
14 26 (5.92%) Data Visualisation
14 26 (5.92%) Investment Management
15 24 (5.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 285 (64.92%) SQL
2 165 (37.59%) C#
3 154 (35.08%) Python
4 64 (14.58%) T-SQL
5 55 (12.53%) R
6 52 (11.85%) Java
6 52 (11.85%) VB
7 46 (10.48%) PowerShell
8 35 (7.97%) C++
9 30 (6.83%) PHP
10 29 (6.61%) VB.NET
11 25 (5.69%) PL/SQL
12 15 (3.42%) JavaScript
13 14 (3.19%) VBScript
14 11 (2.51%) Apex Code
14 11 (2.51%) C
15 8 (1.82%) SOQL
15 8 (1.82%) TypeScript
16 6 (1.37%) VB6
17 5 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (19.82%) Degree
2 29 (6.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.14%) IIBA
4 4 (0.91%) ISEB
4 4 (0.91%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.68%) MCSE
5 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.23%) CFA
6 1 (0.23%) MCSA
6 1 (0.23%) PhD
6 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.23%) PMP
6 1 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.42%) QA
2 13 (2.96%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.37%) EMIR
4 5 (1.14%) GDPR
5 4 (0.91%) MiFID
6 3 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.23%) Basel II
7 1 (0.23%) Basel III
7 1 (0.23%) IFRS
7 1 (0.23%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 10 (2.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 14 (3.19%) SCCM
2 2 (0.46%) Control-M
2 2 (0.46%) EnCase
2 2 (0.46%) FTK
2 2 (0.46%) Icinga
2 2 (0.46%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 113 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 79 (18.00%) Oracle
3 66 (15.03%) Tableau
4 23 (5.24%) Bloomberg
4 23 (5.24%) Cisco
5 20 (4.56%) Reuters
6 19 (4.33%) Apple
7 18 (4.10%) Avaya
8 16 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (2.51%) Alteryx
10 10 (2.28%) Aderant
11 9 (2.05%) Citrix
11 9 (2.05%) Intapp
12 8 (1.82%) Databricks
12 8 (1.82%) iManage
12 8 (1.82%) Perforce
12 8 (1.82%) SAP
13 7 (1.59%) Blue Prism
13 7 (1.59%) Google
13 7 (1.59%) Xceptor