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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 192 188 164
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Permanent jobs citing VBA 34 32 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.63% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 1.32% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 70
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2618 2417 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.98% 47.41% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 2140 2515
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Birmingham +3 19 £23,750 -50.00% 1
Coventry +3 7 £30,000 +20.00%
Staffordshire - 5 £32,000 - 2
Solihull -7 1 - - 1
Halesowen - 1 £26,000 -
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 52 (78.79%) SQL
2 24 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 19 (28.79%) Finance
3 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
5 15 (22.73%) Analytics
6 14 (21.21%) Windows
6 14 (21.21%) SAS
7 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
8 12 (18.18%) SAP
8 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (18.18%) Degree
9 11 (16.67%) ITIL
9 11 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (15.15%) MS Access
10 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
11 9 (13.64%) HTML
11 9 (13.64%) Java
11 9 (13.64%) VMware
12 8 (12.12%) Data Management
12 8 (12.12%) C#
12 8 (12.12%) VB
12 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
12 8 (12.12%) QlikView
12 8 (12.12%) Data Extraction
12 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (10.61%) ERP
13 7 (10.61%) SPSS

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 14 (21.21%) SAS
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) FormScape
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) SPSS
3 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.03%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.52%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (1.52%) Line 500
3 1 (1.52%) Sage 1000
3 1 (1.52%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.52%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (15.15%) MS Access
4 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
6 8 (12.12%) QlikView
7 5 (7.58%) MySQL
8 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.03%) Essbase
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.03%) SAP HANA
9 2 (3.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (3.03%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.03%) Ant
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) Gradle
3 2 (3.03%) JUnit
3 2 (3.03%) Maven
3 2 (3.03%) ProC
3 2 (3.03%) QADirector
3 2 (3.03%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) TestPartner
General
1 19 (28.79%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Retail
3 6 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 2 (3.03%) Law
5 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Analyst
2 17 (25.76%) Developer
3 11 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Analytics Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) IT Support
5 6 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Report Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) VBA Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Analytics Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Manager
7 4 (6.06%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) SQL Reporting Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Business Analytics Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Business Analytics Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) HTML
2 6 (9.09%) jQuery
3 5 (7.58%) Spring
4 4 (6.06%) .NET
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.03%) COM
5 2 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (3.03%) EDI
5 2 (3.03%) LESS
5 2 (3.03%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (3.03%) ODBC
5 2 (3.03%) RESTful
5 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Data Extraction
3 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.06%) Statistics
4 3 (4.55%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.03%) Blockchain
5 2 (3.03%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.03%) Fintech
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.52%) Life Science
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
2 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.73%) Analytics
3 11 (16.67%) ITIL
4 8 (12.12%) Data Management
5 7 (10.61%) Data Analysis
5 7 (10.61%) ERP
5 7 (10.61%) Project Management
6 6 (9.09%) Business Analytics
7 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.58%) CRM
8 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Data Analytics
8 4 (6.06%) SDLC
8 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.06%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) Time Management
9 3 (4.55%) Actionable Insight
9 3 (4.55%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.55%) KYC
9 3 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (78.79%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) Java
3 8 (12.12%) C#
3 8 (12.12%) VB
4 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) Python
5 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.03%) VBScript
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) ISEB
2 2 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.52%) AAT
3 1 (1.52%) ACCA
3 1 (1.52%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) SAP
3 9 (13.64%) VMware
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 6 (9.09%) Tableau
5 2 (3.03%) CODA
5 2 (3.03%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.03%) IFS
5 2 (3.03%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.52%) Sage
6 1 (1.52%) Teradata
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