The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 68 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.80% 0.31% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 0.49% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Median salary £26,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +50.00%
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
374 411 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 60.03% 63.62% 73.47%
Number of salaries quoted 340 374 358
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £26,000 - 1
VBA
West Midlands

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) CGI
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 4 (80.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) TestPartner
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) QADirector
1 1 (20.00%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CGI
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Escalation Management
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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