Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 188 153
Rank change year-on-year +27 -35 +9
Permanent jobs citing VBA 36 30 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.94% 0.64% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 1.61% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 39
Birmingham median annual salary £38,500 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.76% -22.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,000 £21,100
90th Percentile £54,500 £71,250 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £31,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year +24.80% +0.81% -11.43%

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1869 1869 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 49.02% 39.56% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1560 1554
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,725 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £61,775
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Birmingham

VBA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VBA in Birmingham

VBA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VBA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VBA.

1 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) Oracle
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (36.11%) Data Quality
5 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (30.56%) Qlik Sense
7 10 (27.78%) Analytics
7 10 (27.78%) Reference Data
7 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
7 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (27.78%) Informatica
7 10 (27.78%) Finance
8 9 (25.00%) Marketing
8 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
10 7 (19.44%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
11 6 (16.67%) SAS
11 6 (16.67%) CRM
12 5 (13.89%) ERP
12 5 (13.89%) Banking
12 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
12 5 (13.89%) QlikView
13 4 (11.11%) Tableau
13 4 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 4 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 4 (11.11%) Data Cleansing

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Qlik Sense
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) QlikView
4 4 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 3 (8.33%) MS Access
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.78%) Big Data
7 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Marketing
3 5 (13.89%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Informatica Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Marketing Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) MI Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Report Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Commercial Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Commercial Data Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Data Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Marketing Data Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) CSS3
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) HTML5
2 2 (5.56%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) Spring
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Reference Data
2 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Analytics
1 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
3 7 (19.44%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
4 6 (16.67%) CRM
5 5 (13.89%) ERP
5 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.11%) Logistics
7 3 (8.33%) Data Analytics
8 2 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (5.56%) Data Management
8 2 (5.56%) ETL
8 2 (5.56%) Time Management
8 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) Oracle
3 10 (27.78%) Informatica
4 4 (11.11%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) Capita
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.78%) Veeam
5 1 (2.78%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Zoomdata