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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 65 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 13 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.91% 1.22% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 2.00% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 6
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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
454 400 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 66.76% 60.98% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 424 349 420
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram 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 24 July 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 -7 11 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Tamworth - 1 £27,500 -
VBA
West Midlands

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) C#
3 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
4 11 (73.33%) Windows
4 11 (73.33%) VB
4 11 (73.33%) Degree
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) ISEB
6 7 (46.67%) Project Management
6 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (46.67%) MS Access
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
6 7 (46.67%) QA
6 7 (46.67%) QADirector
6 7 (46.67%) Retail
6 7 (46.67%) ISEB Practitioner
6 7 (46.67%) TestPartner
6 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
6 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
6 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
6 7 (46.67%) Black-Box Testing
6 7 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (46.67%) Test Planning

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 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Line 500
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 1000
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
1 1 (6.67%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MS Access
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) QADirector
1 7 (46.67%) TestPartner
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Tester
1 7 (46.67%) Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) IT Support
3 4 (26.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) Sage 500 Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) CGI
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Black-Box Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (46.67%) SDLC
1 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Test Planning
1 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
1 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Escalation Management
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Optimisation
3 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) C#
3 11 (73.33%) VB
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) ISEB
2 7 (46.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 7 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Sage
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
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