Period
to 2 April 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 2 April 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 130 174 149
Rank change year-on-year +44 -25 +10
Permanent jobs citing VBA 10 11 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.43% 0.34% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.93% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 46
Median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.08% -7.14% +48.94%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,175 £23,375
90th Percentile £51,500 £48,750 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £31,995 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.55% -7.14% -2.10%

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 1,076 1,182 1,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 46.28% 37.00% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 958 931 1,344
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Birmingham

VBA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VBA in Birmingham.

Salary trend for VBA in Birmingham

VBA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing VBA in Birmingham over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for VBA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 April 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) Tableau
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (20.00%) API Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Power BI
6 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (20.00%) Power Platform
6 2 (20.00%) Data Science
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) R
6 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio

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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Flow
2 1 (10.00%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (20.00%) Power BI
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) API Integration
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Data Science
1 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (20.00%) ETL
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) R
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) RapidMiner
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com