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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 170 150 174
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Permanent jobs citing VBA 49 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 0.86% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 1.76% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 31
Average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £24,812 £21,080
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
VBA
England

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
2673 2390 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.28% 48.66% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2052 2145
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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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
Warwickshire +4 19 £27,500 +1.85% 1
Birmingham -6 13 £38,500 +4.76% 4
Coventry -17 5 £28,500 -9.52% 1
Solihull +3 3 - -
Wolverhampton +2 2 - -
Worcestershire -2 2 - -
Staffordshire -8 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Walsall - 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 £38,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 110 (79.71%) SQL
2 74 (53.62%) MS Excel
3 58 (42.03%) .NET
4 55 (39.86%) Microsoft
5 46 (33.33%) C#
6 44 (31.88%) SQL Server
7 38 (27.54%) VB
8 37 (26.81%) MS Access
9 36 (26.09%) Finance
10 33 (23.91%) VB.NET
11 29 (21.01%) HTML
12 28 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (20.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (19.57%) Degree
13 27 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 27 (19.57%) JavaScript
14 26 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (17.39%) Windows
15 24 (17.39%) Data Management
16 23 (16.67%) MS Office
17 19 (13.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET
18 17 (12.32%) Java
19 14 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (10.14%) Relational Database
20 13 (9.42%) Visual Studio
21 12 (8.70%) ITIL
21 12 (8.70%) Management Information System
21 12 (8.70%) Business Analysis
21 12 (8.70%) Mentoring

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (7.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.62%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.62%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.17%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.45%) SAS
6 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 74 (53.62%) MS Excel
2 23 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.17%) Simulink
4 2 (1.45%) Stateflow
4 2 (1.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.62%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.90%) FTP
2 2 (1.45%) Modbus
2 2 (1.45%) Profibus
3 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 37 (26.81%) MS Access
3 28 (20.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (13.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (10.14%) Relational Database
7 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.62%) Data Mining
8 5 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.17%) DTS
10 2 (1.45%) OLAP
10 2 (1.45%) MySQL
10 2 (1.45%) Big Data
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.72%) ZAP BI
11 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.62%) LLBLGen Pro
2 5 (3.62%) NetAdvantage
2 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) Hudson
General
1 36 (26.09%) Finance
2 8 (5.80%) Retail
3 6 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Back Office
4 1 (0.72%) Automotive
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (52.90%) Developer
2 49 (35.51%) Analyst
3 19 (13.77%) Business Analyst
4 18 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 18 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Graduate
6 14 (10.14%) Applications Developer
7 13 (9.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (8.70%) Graduate Software Developer
8 12 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
8 12 (8.70%) Data Analyst
8 12 (8.70%) .NET Developer
9 10 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 9 (6.52%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.62%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (3.62%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.62%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.62%) C# Application Developer
11 5 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (2.90%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (42.03%) .NET
2 29 (21.01%) HTML
3 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET
4 11 (7.97%) XML
4 11 (7.97%) Ajax
5 10 (7.25%) CSS
6 9 (6.52%) WPF
7 7 (5.07%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.07%) WinForms
8 6 (4.35%) LINQ
9 5 (3.62%) WF
9 5 (3.62%) Silverlight
10 4 (2.90%) ODBC
11 3 (2.17%) ActiveX
11 3 (2.17%) XHTML
11 3 (2.17%) OLE
11 3 (2.17%) COM
11 3 (2.17%) ADO
11 3 (2.17%) jQuery
11 3 (2.17%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.17%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.45%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.39%) Windows
2 10 (7.25%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.90%) UNIX
3 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.29%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (17.39%) Data Management
3 14 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 12 (8.70%) ITIL
4 12 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 11 (7.97%) Workflow
6 10 (7.25%) Migration
6 10 (7.25%) Project Management
6 10 (7.25%) Time Management
7 9 (6.52%) Web Development
8 8 (5.80%) CRM
9 7 (5.07%) Project Planning
9 7 (5.07%) Data Migration
9 7 (5.07%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.35%) Data Analysis
11 5 (3.62%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.62%) Coaching
12 4 (2.90%) Database Theory
12 4 (2.90%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 110 (79.71%) SQL
2 46 (33.33%) C#
3 38 (27.54%) VB
4 33 (23.91%) VB.NET
5 27 (19.57%) JavaScript
6 17 (12.32%) Java
7 11 (7.97%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.35%) C
8 6 (4.35%) VB6
9 5 (3.62%) C++
10 3 (2.17%) VBScript
10 3 (2.17%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (19.57%) Degree
2 5 (3.62%) HNC
2 5 (3.62%) HND
3 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.72%) TickIT
2 1 (0.72%) EMIR
2 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 55 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.62%) Sage
2 5 (3.62%) Infragistics
3 4 (2.90%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.17%) Cognos
4 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle
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