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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 112 87 120
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +33
Permanent jobs citing VBA 21 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 2.15% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 3.50% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 15
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £35,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,376
% change year-on-year
- +0.38%
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
1000 1001 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.13% 61.41% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 858 858 1005
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 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 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 23 October 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
Chester +7 8 £30,000 -
Warrington -10 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Wilmslow - 3 £37,500 -
Macclesfield -17 2 £32,500 -3.70%
Runcorn +2 1 £30,000 -
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 48 (92.31%) SQL
2 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
3 23 (44.23%) XML
4 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 20 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 19 (36.54%) Finance
7 17 (32.69%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (28.85%) UML
10 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
10 14 (26.92%) .NET
11 13 (25.00%) Web Services
12 12 (23.08%) C#
12 12 (23.08%) Windows
13 11 (21.15%) SAS
13 11 (21.15%) Economics
13 11 (21.15%) Data Analysis
13 11 (21.15%) Mathematics
13 11 (21.15%) Analytics
14 10 (19.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 10 (19.23%) Credit Risk
15 9 (17.31%) WPF
15 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (15.38%) SOAP
17 7 (13.46%) MSMQ
17 7 (13.46%) LINQ
17 7 (13.46%) QA
17 7 (13.46%) WCF
17 7 (13.46%) Automated Testing

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (21.15%) SAS
2 5 (9.62%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Office
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.92%) Edge Animate
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) SAP Business One
2 2 (3.85%) Exchequer
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.92%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) FTP
1 1 (1.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.69%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (19.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (11.54%) MS Access
6 4 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.77%) SAP HANA
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.92%) MySQL
8 1 (1.92%) Big Data
8 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.92%) QlikView
8 1 (1.92%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.92%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) Sublime Text
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Marketing
3 5 (9.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (9.62%) Automotive
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Analyst
2 18 (34.62%) Developer
3 13 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Test Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Strategy Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Access Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Consultant
9 3 (5.77%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Database Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) XML
2 14 (26.92%) .NET
3 13 (25.00%) Web Services
4 9 (17.31%) WPF
5 8 (15.38%) SOAP
6 7 (13.46%) MSMQ
6 7 (13.46%) LINQ
6 7 (13.46%) WCF
6 7 (13.46%) REST
7 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.62%) Ajax
9 4 (7.69%) ADO
9 4 (7.69%) HTML
9 4 (7.69%) DAO
10 2 (3.85%) jQuery
10 2 (3.85%) CSS
10 2 (3.85%) WinForms
10 2 (3.85%) XSL
11 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.15%) Economics
2 11 (21.15%) Mathematics
3 10 (19.23%) Credit Risk
4 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (9.62%) Visualisation
6 3 (5.77%) Open Source
7 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.92%) Online Games
8 1 (1.92%) Physics
8 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) UML
2 11 (21.15%) Data Analysis
2 11 (21.15%) Analytics
3 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.46%) Automated Testing
5 6 (11.54%) CRM
6 5 (9.62%) ETL
6 5 (9.62%) Coaching
7 3 (5.77%) Test Planning
7 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.77%) ERP
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL
8 2 (3.85%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.85%) Time Management
8 2 (3.85%) Change Control
9 1 (1.92%) ArchiMate
9 1 (1.92%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.92%) Data Management
9 1 (1.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 12 (23.08%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) VB
4 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
4 5 (9.62%) VB6
4 5 (9.62%) C
5 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Java
6 2 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) IBM
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Sage
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Veeam
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
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