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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 99 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 16 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 0.67% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 1.53% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 2
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,738 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +3.80%
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
775 718 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.44% 43.83% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 695 645 569
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 26 March 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) Finance
3 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 18 (56.25%) Data Management
5 16 (50.00%) VB
6 14 (43.75%) MS Access
6 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 11 (34.38%) C#
7 11 (34.38%) .NET
8 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
9 9 (28.13%) VB.NET
9 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
9 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
9 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 5 (15.63%) Degree
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
13 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
13 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
13 3 (9.38%) Information Security
13 3 (9.38%) Logistics
13 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
13 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (9.38%) Time Management
13 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
14 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) MS Access
2 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) OLAP
6 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.13%) STATISTICA
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Business Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Business Design Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) MI Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Database Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Report Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Excel Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) ODBC
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Data Management
2 10 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
4 3 (9.38%) Logistics
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Line Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) VB
3 11 (34.38%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) R
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) EMIR
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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