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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 163 151 165
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing VBA 50 55 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.95% 1.07% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 2.18% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 36
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £21,180
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
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
2607 2526 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.42% 49.22% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2189 2164
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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 -7 15 £38,500 -16.30% 5
Warwickshire 0 14 £27,250 +2.83%
Coventry -10 5 £29,500 -6.34% 2
Worcestershire 0 4 - - 2
Staffordshire +2 3 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Wolverhampton +8 2 - -
Solihull 0 2 - -
Walsall - 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 £34,000 - 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 105 (78.95%) SQL
2 71 (53.38%) MS Excel
3 53 (39.85%) Microsoft
3 53 (39.85%) .NET
4 44 (33.08%) SQL Server
5 43 (32.33%) C#
6 40 (30.08%) MS Access
7 31 (23.31%) Finance
8 30 (22.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 27 (20.30%) VB
11 25 (18.80%) Data Management
12 24 (18.05%) VB.NET
13 21 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (15.04%) Degree
15 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (13.53%) Windows
17 17 (12.78%) Relational Database
18 16 (12.03%) HTML
18 16 (12.03%) MS Office
19 14 (10.53%) Java
19 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
19 14 (10.53%) T-SQL
20 13 (9.77%) ITIL
20 13 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
21 12 (9.02%) Migration
22 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET
22 11 (8.27%) Windows 7
23 10 (7.52%) Business Analysis

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (3.76%) CMS
1 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.76%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.01%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.50%) SAS
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
Applications
1 71 (53.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.03%) MS Office
3 3 (2.26%) Simulink
3 3 (2.26%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.50%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) FTP
2 2 (1.50%) Modbus
2 2 (1.50%) Profibus
3 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.75%) VoIP
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (33.08%) SQL Server
2 40 (30.08%) MS Access
3 30 (22.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (12.78%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.76%) Data Mining
9 5 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.50%) OLAP
11 2 (1.50%) MySQL
11 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.75%) DTS
12 1 (0.75%) ZAP BI
12 1 (0.75%) Big Data
12 1 (0.75%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.75%) Toad
2 1 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 31 (23.31%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Retail
3 6 (4.51%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Back Office
4 1 (0.75%) Automotive
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (48.87%) Developer
2 47 (35.34%) Analyst
3 19 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 15 (11.28%) Data Analyst
4 15 (11.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.27%) .NET Developer
6 11 (8.27%) Graduate
7 10 (7.52%) Applications Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
8 9 (6.77%) C# Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 8 (6.02%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Graduate Software Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Database Developer
10 5 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.76%) C# Application Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Junior
11 4 (3.01%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.01%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (39.85%) .NET
2 16 (12.03%) HTML
3 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.77%) CSS
4 9 (6.77%) XML
4 9 (6.77%) Ajax
5 3 (2.26%) COM
5 3 (2.26%) jQuery
6 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.50%) WPF
6 2 (1.50%) HTML5
6 2 (1.50%) ATL
6 2 (1.50%) XSL
6 2 (1.50%) ODBC
6 2 (1.50%) DCOM
6 2 (1.50%) WinForms
7 1 (0.75%) DAO
7 1 (0.75%) OLE
7 1 (0.75%) ActiveX
7 1 (0.75%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.51%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.26%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.53%) Windows
2 11 (8.27%) Windows 7
3 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.01%) UNIX
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (18.80%) Data Management
3 13 (9.77%) ITIL
3 13 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.02%) Migration
5 10 (7.52%) Business Analysis
5 10 (7.52%) Web Development
6 9 (6.77%) Data Migration
7 8 (6.02%) Data Analysis
7 8 (6.02%) Software Engineering
7 8 (6.02%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.02%) Project Management
8 7 (5.26%) Web Application Development
9 6 (4.51%) Time Management
9 6 (4.51%) Workflow
10 5 (3.76%) Content Management
10 5 (3.76%) CRM
10 5 (3.76%) Analytics
10 5 (3.76%) Coaching
11 4 (3.01%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 105 (78.95%) SQL
2 43 (32.33%) C#
3 27 (20.30%) VB
4 24 (18.05%) VB.NET
5 14 (10.53%) Java
5 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.26%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.26%) C
6 3 (2.26%) C++
7 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) HNC
2 5 (3.76%) HND
3 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) TickIT
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 53 (39.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle
3 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.26%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.50%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (1.50%) Sybase
4 2 (1.50%) Cognos
West Midlands
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £27k - 30k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
i3 Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
GSA Techsource Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year + Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Worcestershire
Halfords Autocentre
Posted: 25 days ago