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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 112 109 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 22 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.95% 0.84% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 1.81% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 14
Average salary £47,500 £24,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.91% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £31,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
964 992 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.53% 46.16% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 833 915 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) VB
2 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 15 (42.86%) MS Access
3 15 (42.86%) .NET
3 15 (42.86%) C#
3 15 (42.86%) Data Management
4 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (31.43%) Web Application Development
6 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
7 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.29%) Retail
8 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.43%) Data Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) Analytics
10 3 (8.57%) SPSS
10 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
10 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
10 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
10 3 (8.57%) SAS
11 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
11 2 (5.71%) Data Extraction
11 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) Change Control
11 2 (5.71%) Statistics
11 2 (5.71%) Web Development

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (8.57%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) FileNet
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) SPSS
3 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (2.86%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MS Access
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) MI Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Data Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Business Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) MI Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Business Modelling Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) JSP
4 1 (2.86%) Servlets
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) J2SE
4 1 (2.86%) WinForms
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Statistics
3 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.71%) Data Extraction
3 2 (5.71%) GIS
4 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Data Management
2 11 (31.43%) Web Application Development
3 4 (11.43%) Data Analytics
3 4 (11.43%) Analytics
3 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Web Development
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.86%) MVC
5 1 (2.86%) Workflow
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Content Management
5 1 (2.86%) Document Management
5 1 (2.86%) OO
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) VB
3 15 (42.86%) C#
4 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.86%) Cognos
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Kofax
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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