The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 123 110 92
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 1.05% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 2.43% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 15
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £36,536 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.38% +2.94%
VBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
794 781 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.11% 43.24% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 705 728 632
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VBA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VBA Salary Trend in Birmingham

VBA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (46.67%) Analytics
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Sybase
4 7 (46.67%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) MS Access
7 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (20.00%) ERP
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Sage
7 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (13.33%) Yardi
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (13.33%) Time Management
8 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) ODBC
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 1 (6.67%) MySQL
9 1 (6.67%) VB

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
3 5 (33.33%) MS Access
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate IT Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Database Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Analytics
1 7 (46.67%) OO
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CFA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
1 7 (46.67%) Sybase
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Sage
3 2 (13.33%) Yardi
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago