The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 73 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.56% 0.74% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 1.22% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,625 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +3.46%
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
516 409 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.78% 60.15% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 404 348 264
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VBA
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

VBA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent -4 3 £35,000 +3.70%
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £28,500 -
VBA
West Midlands

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Sage
4 6 (54.55%) CRM
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (54.55%) Line 500
4 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (36.36%) Multidimensional Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
6 4 (36.36%) ETL
6 4 (36.36%) OLAP
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (36.36%) Billing
6 4 (36.36%) MDX

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (54.55%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) QlikView
3 4 (36.36%) OLAP
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) MS Access
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (18.18%) LLBLGen Pro
2 2 (18.18%) NetAdvantage
General
1 4 (36.36%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) Database Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Database Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Programmer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) MDX
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) WinForms
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) WF
5 2 (18.18%) Silverlight
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
6 1 (9.09%) JSF
6 1 (9.09%) JSP
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Multidimensional Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) VB6
3 3 (27.27%) VBScript
3 3 (27.27%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Sage
3 4 (36.36%) Logi Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Infragistics