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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 95 73 123
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +50
Permanent jobs citing VBA 33 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.72% 2.22% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 3.94% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 16
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
1024 940 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.25% 56.49% 58.02%
Number of salaries quoted 828 825 1164
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram 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 22 August 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
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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
Chester +9 15 £35,000 +66.66%
Macclesfield +3 7 £38,000 +38.18%
Wilmslow -4 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Warrington -24 2 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Northwich - 1 £35,000 -
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 57 (93.44%) SQL
2 33 (54.10%) XML
3 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
4 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
5 26 (42.62%) T-SQL
6 25 (40.98%) UML
7 22 (36.07%) Visual Studio
7 22 (36.07%) .NET
7 22 (36.07%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (34.43%) Web Services
9 20 (32.79%) C#
10 19 (31.15%) Finance
11 18 (29.51%) Windows
12 17 (27.87%) WPF
13 16 (26.23%) SOAP
14 15 (24.59%) MSMQ
14 15 (24.59%) WCF
14 15 (24.59%) LINQ
14 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (24.59%) REST
15 12 (19.67%) MS Office
16 11 (18.03%) SAS
16 11 (18.03%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (18.03%) Automotive
16 11 (18.03%) Economics
16 11 (18.03%) Data Analysis
16 11 (18.03%) Mathematics
16 11 (18.03%) Visualisation
16 11 (18.03%) Analytics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (18.03%) SAS
2 5 (8.20%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Business One
2 2 (3.28%) Exchequer
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.64%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) FTP
1 1 (1.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
2 22 (36.07%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (16.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (6.56%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.92%) SAP HANA
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.64%) MySQL
8 1 (1.64%) MS Access
8 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.64%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (1.64%) Big Data
8 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.64%) Sublime Text
2 1 (1.64%) Aptana Studio
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (18.03%) Automotive
3 7 (11.48%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Analyst
2 21 (34.43%) .NET Developer
2 21 (34.43%) Developer
3 15 (24.59%) C# Developer
3 15 (24.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Analyst Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Business Analyst
5 11 (18.03%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Test Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Strategy Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.28%) Tester
9 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Graduate
10 1 (1.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (54.10%) XML
2 22 (36.07%) .NET
3 21 (34.43%) Web Services
4 17 (27.87%) WPF
5 16 (26.23%) SOAP
6 15 (24.59%) MSMQ
6 15 (24.59%) WCF
6 15 (24.59%) LINQ
6 15 (24.59%) REST
7 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.20%) Ajax
9 4 (6.56%) HTML
10 2 (3.28%) jQuery
10 2 (3.28%) WinForms
10 2 (3.28%) CSS
10 2 (3.28%) XSL
11 1 (1.64%) XSD
11 1 (1.64%) Apache Flex
11 1 (1.64%) JSON
11 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Economics
1 11 (18.03%) Mathematics
1 11 (18.03%) Visualisation
2 10 (16.39%) Credit Risk
3 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) Online Games
5 1 (1.64%) Physics
5 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) UNIX
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) UML
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.03%) Data Analysis
3 11 (18.03%) Analytics
4 9 (14.75%) Automated Testing
5 6 (9.84%) CRM
6 3 (4.92%) ERP
7 2 (3.28%) Change Control
7 2 (3.28%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.28%) Time Management
7 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.28%) ETL
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL
8 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.64%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.64%) Project Management
8 1 (1.64%) Workflow
8 1 (1.64%) Web Design
8 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.64%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) SQL
2 26 (42.62%) T-SQL
3 20 (32.79%) C#
4 5 (8.20%) VB
4 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
4 5 (8.20%) C
4 5 (8.20%) VB6
5 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.28%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Sage
3 2 (3.28%) IBM
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.64%) Citrix
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Veeam
Sandbach, Cheshire
Embado Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago