The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 162 201 137
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -64
Permanent jobs citing VBA 41 32 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.55% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 1.25% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 71
Median salary £36,500 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.14% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2205 2553 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.74% 43.69% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2200 2202
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VBA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VBA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VBA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

VBA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VBA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +24 14 £23,500 -41.25% 3
Staffordshire - 9 £44,000 - 4
Warwickshire +25 6 £36,500 +4.28%
Solihull - 5 £50,000 -
Coventry +5 3 £41,500 +66.00% 1
Halesowen - 1 £26,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VBA.

1 49 (70.00%) SQL
2 30 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (38.57%) Finance
4 24 (34.29%) Analytics
5 22 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (31.43%) SAS
5 22 (31.43%) SQL Server
6 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
7 17 (24.29%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
8 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (18.57%) ITIL
10 12 (17.14%) Marketing
11 11 (15.71%) Degree
12 10 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
12 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (14.29%) C#
13 9 (12.86%) T-SQL
13 9 (12.86%) MS Access
14 8 (11.43%) Customer Analytics
14 8 (11.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 8 (11.43%) Data Extraction
14 8 (11.43%) VB
15 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
15 7 (10.00%) B2B
15 7 (10.00%) Oracle
15 7 (10.00%) SPSS
15 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (10.00%) Data Analysis
16 6 (8.57%) Dynamics NAV

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (31.43%) SAS
2 6 (8.57%) FormScape
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
4 2 (2.86%) Apache
4 2 (2.86%) IIS
4 2 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.86%) WordPress
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) SPSS
3 4 (5.71%) MS Office
4 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.43%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) NAS
1 1 (1.43%) SAN
1 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) SQL Server
1 22 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.86%) MS Access
4 8 (11.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (8.57%) QlikView
6 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.71%) DTS
7 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.71%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.43%) DataStage
10 1 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.43%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (38.57%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Marketing
3 6 (8.57%) Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Retail
5 2 (2.86%) Law
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Analytics Manager
3 9 (12.86%) Data Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Junior
4 7 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) IT Support
6 5 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Analytics Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Data Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Statistical Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) EDI
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.86%) COM
3 2 (2.86%) CSS
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) jQuery
3 2 (2.86%) LESS
3 2 (2.86%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (2.86%) ODBC
3 2 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.29%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) CCTV
5 1 (1.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
1 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
1 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
2 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Analytics
2 17 (24.29%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (18.57%) ITIL
4 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (11.43%) Customer Analytics
5 8 (11.43%) Data Extraction
6 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.00%) B2B
6 7 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.57%) Business Analytics
7 6 (8.57%) Project Management
7 6 (8.57%) Statistics
7 6 (8.57%) Time Management
7 6 (8.57%) Validation
8 5 (7.14%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.14%) ERP
8 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (5.71%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (70.00%) SQL
2 10 (14.29%) C#
3 9 (12.86%) T-SQL
4 8 (11.43%) VB
5 6 (8.57%) VBScript
6 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.86%) Python
8 1 (1.43%) C++
8 1 (1.43%) Java
8 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.43%) R
8 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) AAT
2 1 (1.43%) MCSE
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.29%) SLA
4 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) JD Edwards
3 6 (8.57%) SAP
3 6 (8.57%) VMware
4 5 (7.14%) Tableau
5 3 (4.29%) CODA
5 3 (4.29%) IFS
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco
6 1 (1.43%) Google
6 1 (1.43%) IBM
6 1 (1.43%) NetApp
Stafford, Staffordshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: c£20,000 (dependent on experience) plus company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28500.00 per annum + Pension, training
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago