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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 104 110 132
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 17 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.91% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 0.60% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 8
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
885 831 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.33% 53.17% 62.57%
Number of salaries quoted 733 677 1073
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015. 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 -9 9 £37,500 - 2
Warrington +4 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) ETL
4 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
5 10 (37.04%) Windows
6 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (29.63%) REST
7 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
7 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (29.63%) WCF
7 8 (29.63%) WPF
7 8 (29.63%) LINQ
7 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (29.63%) TDD
7 8 (29.63%) NUnit
7 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
7 8 (29.63%) Finance
7 8 (29.63%) .NET
7 8 (29.63%) C#
7 8 (29.63%) SOAP
7 8 (29.63%) Web Services
7 8 (29.63%) XML
7 8 (29.63%) UML
7 8 (29.63%) MSMQ
8 6 (22.22%) MS Excel

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (22.22%) MS Access
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (3.70%) OLAP
6 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) NUnit
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) C# Developer
3 8 (29.63%) MI Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Access Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Database Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Commercial Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) SOAP
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
1 8 (29.63%) XML
1 8 (29.63%) MSMQ
1 8 (29.63%) WCF
1 8 (29.63%) WPF
1 8 (29.63%) LINQ
1 8 (29.63%) REST
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) ADO
2 4 (14.81%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ETL
2 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
4 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (29.63%) UML
5 3 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Telemarketing
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (29.63%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago