The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 32 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.78% - 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
VBA
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 113 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 66.41% 73.86% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 79 103 109
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

VBA
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

VBA Salary Trend in Bolton

VBA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) EDI
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SYSPRO
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SYSPRO