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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 104 91 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing VBA 17 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.94% 1.03% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 2.22% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
799 676 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.32% 46.27% 42.39%
Number of salaries quoted 735 611 587
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 22 (64.71%) Finance
3 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
4 16 (47.06%) Data Management
5 15 (44.12%) VB
6 14 (41.18%) MS Access
7 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
9 10 (29.41%) .NET
9 10 (29.41%) C#
10 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
10 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
10 9 (26.47%) Web Application Development
11 8 (23.53%) VB.NET
12 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
13 5 (14.71%) Degree
13 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
14 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
14 3 (8.82%) Statistics
14 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
14 3 (8.82%) Time Management
14 3 (8.82%) Information Security
14 3 (8.82%) Retail
14 3 (8.82%) Logistics
14 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
14 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
15 2 (5.88%) Change Control
15 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) SPSS
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MS Access
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) STATISTICA
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Hudson
General
1 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Business Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) MI Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Information Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Business Design Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics Manager
6 2 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Database Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Data Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.94%) DBA
7 1 (2.94%) Excel Developer
7 1 (2.94%) MI Developer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) ODBC
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Statistics
4 2 (5.88%) GIS
4 2 (5.88%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Data Management
2 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
2 9 (26.47%) Web Application Development
3 3 (8.82%) Information Security
3 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
3 3 (8.82%) Time Management
3 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) Logistics
4 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.88%) Change Control
4 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
5 1 (2.94%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (2.94%) Data Mapping
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 15 (44.12%) VB
3 10 (29.41%) C#
4 8 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) EMIR
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Birmingham
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