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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 113 109 110
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing VBA 16 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.87% 0.52% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.02% 1.31% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 10
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +90.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £34,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £55,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +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
791 764 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.90% 39.92% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 700 677 699
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 May 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) Data Management
3 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
4 15 (45.45%) VB
4 15 (45.45%) .NET
5 13 (39.39%) C#
6 10 (30.30%) MS Access
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
6 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
7 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
8 7 (21.21%) Web Application Development
9 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (9.09%) Windows
11 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
11 3 (9.09%) Oracle
11 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
11 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 3 (9.09%) Java
11 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (9.09%) PowerPivot
11 3 (9.09%) jQuery

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MS Access
1 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) OLAP
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) ZAP BI
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Database Manager
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) IT Support Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) ODBC
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Data Management
2 9 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 7 (21.21%) Web Application Development
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) OO
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) RAD
8 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.03%) Web Design
8 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) VB
3 13 (39.39%) C#
4 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase
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