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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 207 166 165
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -1
Permanent jobs citing VBA 30 55 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 1.02% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 2.09% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 55
Median salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £43,250 £45,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +7.57%
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
2596 2626 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.51% 48.63% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2190 2363 2321
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Staffordshire -5 9 £26,000 -32.90% 2
Warwickshire -11 9 £32,000 +17.43% 1
Birmingham -16 5 £27,500 -28.57% 2
Coventry -6 2 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Solihull +10 1 £32,500 -
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 48 (77.42%) SQL
2 28 (45.16%) MS Excel
3 27 (43.55%) VB
4 24 (38.71%) .NET
4 24 (38.71%) Windows
5 22 (35.48%) C#
6 21 (33.87%) MS Office
6 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
7 20 (32.26%) Windows 7
8 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
8 15 (24.19%) Degree
9 13 (20.97%) MS Access
9 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
10 12 (19.35%) Asset Management
11 11 (17.74%) Finance
12 10 (16.13%) CRM
12 10 (16.13%) Oracle
13 9 (14.52%) VB.NET
13 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
14 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (12.90%) CCNA
14 8 (12.90%) Windows XP
14 8 (12.90%) Cisco
14 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (12.90%) HND
14 8 (12.90%) SAS
14 8 (12.90%) DHCP
14 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
14 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing

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 8 (12.90%) SAS
2 4 (6.45%) CMS
2 4 (6.45%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 21 (33.87%) MS Office
3 6 (9.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) DHCP
1 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.97%) MS Access
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) GIS
4 4 (6.45%) MySQL
5 3 (4.84%) QlikView
6 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.45%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (4.84%) QADirector
3 3 (4.84%) TestPartner
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.29%) Retail
4 4 (6.45%) Marketing
5 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Analyst
2 14 (22.58%) IT Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Applications Support
4 9 (14.52%) IT Support
5 6 (9.68%) Developer
5 6 (9.68%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) .NET Applications Developer
6 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Support
7 4 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.06%) Classic ASP
4 4 (6.45%) CGI
4 4 (6.45%) Spring
4 4 (6.45%) XML
5 3 (4.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Life Science
2 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.06%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.45%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.84%) Statistics
6 2 (3.23%) Physics
7 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.61%) SCADA
7 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 20 (32.26%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (12.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Asset Management
2 10 (16.13%) CRM
3 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
4 7 (11.29%) IT Asset Management
4 7 (11.29%) Time Management
5 6 (9.68%) Analytics
6 5 (8.06%) CHAID
6 5 (8.06%) Data Management
6 5 (8.06%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.45%) Escalation Management
7 4 (6.45%) ITIL
7 4 (6.45%) Release Management
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Optimisation
7 4 (6.45%) Use Case
8 3 (4.84%) Black-Box Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Data Analytics
8 3 (4.84%) SDLC
8 3 (4.84%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) SQL
2 27 (43.55%) VB
3 22 (35.48%) C#
4 9 (14.52%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.68%) Java
5 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.45%) PHP
6 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) CCNA
2 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.90%) HND
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) ISEB
4 3 (4.84%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CFA
5 1 (1.61%) HNC
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle
3 8 (12.90%) Cisco
4 5 (8.06%) Sun
5 2 (3.23%) Sybase
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) VMware
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick
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Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
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