Period
to 19 January 2020

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 January 2020 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 167 150
Rank change year-on-year +21 -17 +39
Permanent jobs citing VBA 7 19 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.27% 0.58% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 1.50% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 39
Birmingham median annual salary £31,500 £27,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.55% -25.68% +34.55%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,200 £22,700
90th Percentile £33,250 £68,050 £51,875
West Midlands median annual salary £32,490 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.03% -13.33% +15.38%

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 1,120 1,265 1,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.50% 38.61% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1,024 1,403
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,625 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VBA.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) API Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Power Platform
5 1 (14.29%) Case Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
5 1 (14.29%) PMO
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau

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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Trainee
4 1 (14.29%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Trainee Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) API Integration
1 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Case Management
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau