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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 116 110 104
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 13 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.72% 0.39% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 0.95% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 10
Average salary £38,500 £36,750 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £34,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
810 736 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.88% 40.73% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 720 647 636
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 24 April 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 22 (68.75%) Finance
3 19 (59.38%) Data Management
4 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
5 16 (50.00%) VB
6 12 (37.50%) Business Analysis
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 11 (34.38%) MS Access
8 10 (31.25%) .NET
8 10 (31.25%) C#
9 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
10 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
11 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
11 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
11 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
12 4 (12.50%) Degree
12 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
13 3 (9.38%) Information Security
13 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
13 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
13 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (9.38%) Logistics
13 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
13 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (6.25%) Change Control
14 2 (6.25%) PowerPivot
14 2 (6.25%) Time Management
14 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MS Access
2 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) ZAP BI
5 1 (3.13%) OLAP
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Business Design Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) MI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Database Manager
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Report Developer
6 1 (3.13%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) Spring
3 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Data Management
2 12 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
4 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security
5 3 (9.38%) Logistics
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
6 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) VB
3 10 (31.25%) C#
4 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) EMIR
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 Per Annum plus benefits and regular bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago