The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 139 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 6 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.71% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 1.59% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 7
Median salary £30,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.77% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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
792 817 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.41% 44.87% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 669 723 636
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VBA.

1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) Sybase
2 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Advertising
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (8.33%) Statistics
6 1 (8.33%) CFA
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Governance Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Governance Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Report Writer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SSRS Report Writer
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Analytics
1 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) OO
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Conflict Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Probability Theory
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft