The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 120 100 142
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +42
Permanent jobs citing VBA 12 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.62% 1.23% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 1.99% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 3
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,200 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £26,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
VBA
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
904 1055 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.96% 61.95% 63.42%
Number of salaries quoted 792 862 1235
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VBA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VBA Salary Trend in Cheshire

VBA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield -14 4 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Warrington +7 3 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Chester +9 2 £30,000 -0.82%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £27,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £30,000 -
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 33 (84.62%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
3 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (46.15%) Finance
5 13 (33.33%) XML
6 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (28.21%) SAS
6 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
6 11 (28.21%) Economics
6 11 (28.21%) Mathematics
6 11 (28.21%) Analytics
7 10 (25.64%) C#
7 10 (25.64%) Credit Risk
7 10 (25.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
8 9 (23.08%) UML
9 8 (20.51%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) .NET
10 7 (17.95%) Web Services
10 7 (17.95%) WPF
11 6 (15.38%) SOAP
11 6 (15.38%) MS Access
11 6 (15.38%) CRM
11 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.38%) Marketing
12 5 (12.82%) C
12 5 (12.82%) MSMQ
12 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
12 5 (12.82%) ETL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.21%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.56%) SPSS
3 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.56%) Edge Animate
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Business One
2 2 (5.13%) Exchequer
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) FTP
1 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (25.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (15.38%) MS Access
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (7.69%) SAP HANA
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.56%) MySQL
8 1 (2.56%) QlikView
8 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) NUnit
3 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.56%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Sublime Text
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Strategy Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Access Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) MI Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Database Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) WPF
3 6 (15.38%) SOAP
4 5 (12.82%) MSMQ
4 5 (12.82%) LINQ
4 5 (12.82%) WCF
4 5 (12.82%) REST
5 4 (10.26%) DAO
5 4 (10.26%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) ADO
6 2 (5.13%) WinForms
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.56%) CSS
7 1 (2.56%) XSD
7 1 (2.56%) Ajax
7 1 (2.56%) jQuery
7 1 (2.56%) RESTful
7 1 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (28.21%) Economics
2 11 (28.21%) Mathematics
3 10 (25.64%) Credit Risk
4 3 (7.69%) Open Source
4 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.13%) Hedge funds
5 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.56%) Online Games
6 1 (2.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
1 11 (28.21%) Analytics
2 9 (23.08%) UML
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) CRM
4 5 (12.82%) ETL
4 5 (12.82%) Coaching
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.26%) TDD
5 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) ERP
6 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.69%) Test Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Market Making
7 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.56%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.82%) C
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) VB6
6 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) Sage
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Veeam
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive salaries + full benefits
Posted: 14 days ago