The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 96 118 95
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Permanent jobs citing VBA 19 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% 0.30% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.55% 0.63% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 14
Average salary £47,500 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.91% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £18,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £31,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
746 960 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.87% 47.83% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 663 872 720
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VBA
West Midlands

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 23 July 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) VB
2 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 14 (51.85%) C#
4 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
4 13 (48.15%) MS Access
5 11 (40.74%) Finance
5 11 (40.74%) Data Management
6 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 8 (29.63%) Web Application Development
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.81%) Legal
9 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (14.81%) Web Development
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (11.11%) Analytics
10 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
10 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
10 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 3 (11.11%) C
10 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 3 (11.11%) HTML
11 2 (7.41%) Java
11 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
11 2 (7.41%) PHP
11 2 (7.41%) C++
11 2 (7.41%) J2EE
11 2 (7.41%) SAS

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (7.41%) SAS
1 2 (7.41%) FileNet
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) SPSS
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MS Access
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
5 2 (7.41%) VBA Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Excel Developer
5 2 (7.41%) MI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Modelling Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (3.70%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) JSP
4 2 (7.41%) Servlets
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) J2SE
4 2 (7.41%) WinForms
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
1 2 (7.41%) Social Media
2 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Data Management
2 8 (29.63%) Web Application Development
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Web Development
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Content Management
5 2 (7.41%) Document Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) VB
3 14 (51.85%) C#
4 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.11%) C
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Kofax
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos
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