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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 175 159 170
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing VBA 48 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.91% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 1.92% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 31
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2774 2494 2529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.25% 47.23% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2381 2208 2202
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -15 22 £49,000 +104.16% 1
Staffordshire +3 8 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Warwickshire -3 4 £26,500 -18.46%
Coventry -8 4 £29,750 -0.83% 1
Shropshire - 1 £42,500 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 69 (63.30%) SQL
2 41 (37.61%) .NET
3 35 (32.11%) SQL Server
4 34 (31.19%) MS Excel
5 33 (30.28%) C#
6 32 (29.36%) ASP.NET
7 28 (25.69%) Manufacturing
8 27 (24.77%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (24.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (22.94%) VB.NET
10 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
10 24 (22.02%) Relational Database
11 23 (21.10%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (21.10%) VB
11 23 (21.10%) Finance
12 21 (19.27%) ERP
13 20 (18.35%) SharePoint
14 18 (16.51%) MS Access
14 18 (16.51%) HTML
14 18 (16.51%) Crystal Reports
14 18 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (15.60%) Data Management
16 15 (13.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (13.76%) Cognos
16 15 (13.76%) ETL
16 15 (13.76%) XML
16 15 (13.76%) Cognos TM1
17 14 (12.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (12.84%) WinForms
18 13 (11.93%) Oracle

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 20 (18.35%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.17%) IIS
3 7 (6.42%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (3.67%) SAS
5 3 (2.75%) nginx
5 3 (2.75%) Node.js
6 2 (1.83%) OpenEdge
6 2 (1.83%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.92%) FileNet
Applications
1 34 (31.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.09%) MS Office
3 6 (5.50%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (9.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (6.42%) Line 500
3 7 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.83%) Epicor Vantage
4 2 (1.83%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (1.83%) Academy Housing
4 2 (1.83%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.11%) SQL Server
2 27 (24.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (22.02%) Relational Database
4 23 (21.10%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (16.51%) MS Access
5 18 (16.51%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (13.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (12.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (11.93%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 13 (11.93%) Cognos Powerplay
9 11 (10.09%) Cognos Impromptu
9 11 (10.09%) Data Mining
10 10 (9.17%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (9.17%) DataStage
11 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (3.67%) QlikView
12 4 (3.67%) OLAP
12 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.75%) NetAdvantage
3 3 (2.75%) LLBLGen Pro
3 3 (2.75%) Grunt
General
1 28 (25.69%) Manufacturing
2 23 (21.10%) Finance
3 12 (11.01%) Retail
4 4 (3.67%) Billing
5 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.92%) German Language
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (53.21%) Developer
2 40 (36.70%) Analyst
3 20 (18.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 19 (17.43%) .NET Developer
5 18 (16.51%) Software Developer
6 17 (15.60%) Business Analyst
7 13 (11.93%) .NET Software Developer
8 11 (10.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 11 (10.09%) C# Developer
8 11 (10.09%) Data Analyst
8 11 (10.09%) VB.NET Developer
9 10 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (9.17%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (8.26%) Cognos BI Developer
10 9 (8.26%) Cognos Developer
11 7 (6.42%) Systems Analyst
12 6 (5.50%) Business Developer
12 6 (5.50%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (5.50%) MI Analyst
13 5 (4.59%) Data Mining Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (37.61%) .NET
2 32 (29.36%) ASP.NET
3 18 (16.51%) HTML
4 15 (13.76%) XML
5 14 (12.84%) WinForms
6 13 (11.93%) .NET Framework
6 13 (11.93%) Web Services
6 13 (11.93%) LINQ
7 10 (9.17%) WCF
7 10 (9.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (4.59%) CSS
9 4 (3.67%) MDX
9 4 (3.67%) Ajax
10 3 (2.75%) Sass
10 3 (2.75%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.75%) WPF
10 3 (2.75%) WF
10 3 (2.75%) Silverlight
10 3 (2.75%) Django
10 3 (2.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.59%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.75%) Statistics
3 3 (2.75%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.83%) GIS
4 2 (1.83%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.92%) Replication
5 1 (0.92%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.92%) Social Media
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Linux
3 3 (2.75%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.75%) Debian
3 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (19.27%) ERP
3 17 (15.60%) Data Management
4 15 (13.76%) ETL
5 13 (11.93%) CRM
6 11 (10.09%) MVC
6 11 (10.09%) Security Architecture
6 11 (10.09%) Web Application Development
7 9 (8.26%) Data Analysis
8 5 (4.59%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.59%) ITIL
9 4 (3.67%) Multidimensional Analysis
9 4 (3.67%) Workflow
9 4 (3.67%) Data Analytics
9 4 (3.67%) Analytics
10 3 (2.75%) Migration
10 3 (2.75%) Project Management
10 3 (2.75%) Time Management
10 3 (2.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (63.30%) SQL
2 33 (30.28%) C#
3 25 (22.94%) VB.NET
4 23 (21.10%) VB
5 12 (11.01%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.34%) Java
7 4 (3.67%) VB6
8 3 (2.75%) Python
8 3 (2.75%) PHP
8 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.75%) Delphi
9 1 (0.92%) C
9 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.76%) Cognos
3 13 (11.93%) Oracle
4 12 (11.01%) Citrix
5 7 (6.42%) Sage
6 5 (4.59%) Apple
7 4 (3.67%) Hyperion
7 4 (3.67%) Logi Analytics
8 3 (2.75%) Infor
8 3 (2.75%) SAP
8 3 (2.75%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.83%) Northgate
9 2 (1.83%) Civica
9 2 (1.83%) Capita
9 2 (1.83%) Orchard
9 2 (1.83%) Epicor
9 2 (1.83%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.92%) IBM
10 1 (0.92%) Kofax
10 1 (0.92%) Anaplan
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