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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 109 106 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 26 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.28% 0.68% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 1.75% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £21,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +88.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £35,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
872 744 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.96% 38.81% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 775 665 797
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 June 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 32 (78.05%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) .NET
3 19 (46.34%) C#
4 15 (36.59%) Finance
5 14 (34.15%) Data Management
6 13 (31.71%) Java
6 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
6 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
7 12 (29.27%) VB
7 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
8 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle
10 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
10 8 (19.51%) Sybase
10 8 (19.51%) OO
10 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
11 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
13 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
13 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
13 5 (12.20%) jQuery
13 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
13 5 (12.20%) XML
13 5 (12.20%) MS Access
14 4 (9.76%) Windows
14 4 (9.76%) CSS
14 4 (9.76%) Web Application Development

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.44%) SAS
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) PowerPivot
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) VoIP
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.20%) MS Access
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.88%) OLAP
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.44%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (9.76%) Software Development Team Leader
5 4 (9.76%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Database Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.44%) DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.20%) jQuery
3 5 (12.20%) XML
4 4 (9.76%) CSS
5 3 (7.32%) HTML
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.44%) ODBC
6 1 (2.44%) EDI
6 1 (2.44%) Middleware
6 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Data Management
2 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.51%) OO
4 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Web Application Development
6 4 (9.76%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Release Management
7 3 (7.32%) System Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) ERP
8 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.88%) SDLC
9 1 (2.44%) Time Management
9 1 (2.44%) Data Mapping
9 1 (2.44%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) C#
3 13 (31.71%) Java
4 12 (29.27%) VB
5 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
6 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
7 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle
3 8 (19.51%) Sybase
4 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.44%) Symantec
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance
Posted: 19 days ago