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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 182 179 133
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -46
Permanent jobs citing VBA 31 38 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.74% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 1.66% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 79
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £45,100
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%

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
2249 2284 2404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.10% 44.75% 48.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1920 1951 2171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +8 11 £23,500 -50.52% 5
Staffordshire - 9 £44,000 -
Coventry +6 5 £41,500 +69.38%
Warwickshire +15 3 £36,500 -2.66%
Solihull - 2 - -
Halesowen - 1 £26,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 54 (75.00%) SQL
2 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 26 (36.11%) Finance
4 22 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (26.39%) SAS
5 19 (26.39%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (25.00%) Analytics
7 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 15 (20.83%) ITIL
10 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
11 12 (16.67%) Windows
12 11 (15.28%) C#
12 11 (15.28%) Degree
13 10 (13.89%) SAP
13 10 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (12.50%) VMware
15 8 (11.11%) Marketing
15 8 (11.11%) MS Access
15 8 (11.11%) VB
15 8 (11.11%) Data Extraction
15 8 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
15 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
16 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
16 7 (9.72%) Oracle
16 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
16 7 (9.72%) HTML
16 7 (9.72%) Java

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 19 (26.39%) SAS
2 6 (8.33%) FormScape
3 2 (2.78%) Apache
3 2 (2.78%) CMS
3 2 (2.78%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) SPSS
3 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.39%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (1.39%) Line 500
3 1 (1.39%) Sage 1000
3 1 (1.39%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.39%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (23.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (11.11%) MS Access
6 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
7 6 (8.33%) QlikView
7 6 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (5.56%) DTS
8 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.78%) Essbase
10 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.39%) DataStage
10 1 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.78%) ProC
General
1 26 (36.11%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Marketing
3 6 (8.33%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Retail
5 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.78%) Law
7 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Developer
3 8 (11.11%) Analytics Manager
3 8 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Team Leader
5 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) IT Support
5 6 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Analytics Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.94%) VBA Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Junior
7 4 (5.56%) Systems Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
8 3 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) HTML
2 6 (8.33%) jQuery
3 5 (6.94%) .NET
4 3 (4.17%) EDI
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.78%) COM
5 2 (2.78%) CSS
5 2 (2.78%) LESS
5 2 (2.78%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (2.78%) ODBC
5 2 (2.78%) RESTful
6 1 (1.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 6 (8.33%) Statistics
4 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.39%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (25.00%) Analytics
3 15 (20.83%) ITIL
4 8 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.33%) Business Analytics
6 6 (8.33%) Customer Analytics
6 6 (8.33%) Data Management
6 6 (8.33%) ERP
7 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Time Management
8 4 (5.56%) Data Analytics
8 4 (5.56%) ETL
9 3 (4.17%) Actionable Insight
9 3 (4.17%) Data Architecture
9 3 (4.17%) KYC
9 3 (4.17%) Line Management
9 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 54 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (15.28%) C#
3 8 (11.11%) VB
4 7 (9.72%) Java
4 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.33%) VBScript
6 3 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) C++
7 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.39%) R
8 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) AAT
2 1 (1.39%) ACCA
2 1 (1.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) SLA
3 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) SAP
3 9 (12.50%) VMware
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle
5 6 (8.33%) JD Edwards
6 5 (6.94%) Tableau
7 3 (4.17%) CODA
7 3 (4.17%) IFS
8 2 (2.78%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.39%) IBM
9 1 (1.39%) Sage
9 1 (1.39%) Teradata
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