The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 47 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.42% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 0.85% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £20,000 £30,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +62.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 Solihull region.

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 118 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 40.21% 41.40% 47.11%
Number of salaries quoted 101 91 98
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

VBA
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Solihull region.

VBA Salary Trend in Solihull

VBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) VB.NET
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) Degree
4 14 (73.68%) HTML
5 13 (68.42%) SQL
6 12 (63.16%) Finance
6 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
7 7 (36.84%) C#
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.53%) CSS
9 2 (10.53%) jQuery
9 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
10 1 (5.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
10 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (5.26%) MVVM
10 1 (5.26%) WCF
10 1 (5.26%) WPF
10 1 (5.26%) LINQ
10 1 (5.26%) XML
10 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Graduate
3 12 (63.16%) Software Developer
3 12 (63.16%) Graduate Software Developer
3 12 (63.16%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.26%) VBA Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
4 1 (5.26%) LINQ
4 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
1 16 (84.21%) VB.NET
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Degree