The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 106 108 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBA 9 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.58% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 1.36% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 9
Average salary £38,500 £26,250 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
753 738 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.51% 42.44% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 662 626 564
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBA
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
3 18 (62.07%) C#
4 16 (55.17%) SQL
5 15 (51.72%) VB.NET
6 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
8 11 (37.93%) MS Access
9 9 (31.03%) VB
9 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
10 8 (27.59%) Law
11 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
12 5 (17.24%) OO
12 5 (17.24%) Legal
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
13 4 (13.79%) MVC
13 4 (13.79%) Windows
13 4 (13.79%) C
13 4 (13.79%) Analytics
14 3 (10.34%) Social Media
14 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
14 3 (10.34%) Content Management
14 3 (10.34%) Document Management
14 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (10.34%) Web Development
14 3 (10.34%) Degree
14 3 (10.34%) C++
14 3 (10.34%) HTML
14 3 (10.34%) Java

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) FileNet
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (37.93%) MS Access
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (27.59%) Law
2 5 (17.24%) Legal
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
3 8 (27.59%) VB.NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) VBA Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Modelling Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Modelling Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) J2EE
3 3 (10.34%) J2SE
3 3 (10.34%) CSS
3 3 (10.34%) JSP
3 3 (10.34%) Servlets
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) WinForms
4 2 (6.90%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) EJB
4 2 (6.90%) Classic ASP
4 2 (6.90%) Dojo
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) REST
4 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 2 (6.90%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Social Media
2 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) OO
2 4 (13.79%) MVC
2 4 (13.79%) Analytics
3 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Content Management
3 3 (10.34%) Document Management
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Customer Insight
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Logistics
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) VB.NET
4 9 (31.03%) VB
5 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
6 4 (13.79%) C
7 3 (10.34%) C++
7 3 (10.34%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCSM
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Kofax
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) Sage
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