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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 54 58
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 2.21% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.52% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 8
Average salary - £40,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.38%
UK excluding London average salary £36,536 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.38% +2.94%
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
344 341 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 57.14% 62.68% 65.60%
Number of salaries quoted 315 314 294
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL