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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 117 107 94
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing VBA 21 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 0.95% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 2.05% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 15
Average salary £49,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.25% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £29,000 £42,900
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
975 975 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.47% 46.23% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 851 897 631
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 September 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) Finance
3 15 (44.12%) Data Management
3 15 (44.12%) VB
3 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
4 14 (41.18%) MS Access
4 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 14 (41.18%) C#
5 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
6 11 (32.35%) Web Application Development
7 9 (26.47%) VB.NET
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.71%) Retail
9 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.76%) Analytics
10 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
10 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
10 4 (11.76%) Degree
10 4 (11.76%) SAS
11 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
11 3 (8.82%) SPSS
11 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
11 3 (8.82%) Data Extraction
12 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
12 2 (5.88%) Statistics
12 2 (5.88%) Change Control
12 2 (5.88%) HTML
12 2 (5.88%) Oracle
12 2 (5.88%) SQL Server

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 4 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) FileNet
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) SPSS
3 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MS Access
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Data Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) MI Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Data Analytics Manager
6 3 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) MI Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Business Modelling Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Payroll Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) JSP
4 1 (2.94%) Servlets
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) J2SE
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Data Extraction
3 2 (5.88%) Statistics
3 2 (5.88%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Data Management
2 11 (32.35%) Web Application Development
3 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
3 4 (11.76%) Analytics
3 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Content Management
5 1 (2.94%) Document Management
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 15 (44.12%) VB
3 14 (41.18%) C#
4 9 (26.47%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Kofax
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