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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 100 79 127
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +48
Permanent jobs citing VBA 27 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.39% 2.19% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 3.71% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 13
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £21,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1011 943 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.01% 58.97% 58.02%
Number of salaries quoted 828 826 1091
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,950
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +9 11 £35,000 +66.66%
Macclesfield -6 5 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Wilmslow -7 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Warrington -21 3 £45,000 +35.33% 1
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 30 (49.18%) SQL Server
2 30 (49.18%) XML
3 28 (45.90%) T-SQL
4 22 (36.07%) UML
4 22 (36.07%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (34.43%) Visual Studio
5 21 (34.43%) .NET
6 20 (32.79%) Web Services
7 19 (31.15%) Finance
7 19 (31.15%) C#
8 18 (29.51%) Windows
9 16 (26.23%) WPF
9 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (24.59%) SOAP
11 14 (22.95%) MSMQ
11 14 (22.95%) LINQ
11 14 (22.95%) WCF
11 14 (22.95%) REST
12 11 (18.03%) Economics
12 11 (18.03%) Mathematics
12 11 (18.03%) Data Analysis
12 11 (18.03%) SAS
12 11 (18.03%) MS Office
12 11 (18.03%) Analytics
13 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
13 10 (16.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 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 30 (49.18%) SQL Server
2 22 (36.07%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (16.39%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (8.20%) MS Access
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.56%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.92%) SAP HANA
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.64%) MySQL
9 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.64%) QlikView
9 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.64%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.64%) Sublime Text
2 1 (1.64%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (16.39%) Automotive
3 7 (11.48%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Analyst
2 24 (39.34%) Developer
3 20 (32.79%) .NET Developer
4 14 (22.95%) C# Developer
4 14 (22.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Analyst Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (16.39%) Business Analyst
8 6 (9.84%) Test Manager
9 5 (8.20%) Strategy Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Consultant
10 3 (4.92%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.92%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (3.28%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Access Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
12 1 (1.64%) Graduate
12 1 (1.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) XML
2 21 (34.43%) .NET
3 20 (32.79%) Web Services
4 16 (26.23%) WPF
5 15 (24.59%) SOAP
6 14 (22.95%) MSMQ
6 14 (22.95%) LINQ
6 14 (22.95%) WCF
6 14 (22.95%) REST
7 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.20%) Ajax
9 4 (6.56%) HTML
10 3 (4.92%) ADO
10 3 (4.92%) DAO
11 2 (3.28%) WinForms
11 2 (3.28%) jQuery
11 2 (3.28%) CSS
11 2 (3.28%) XSL
12 1 (1.64%) XSD
12 1 (1.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.03%) Economics
2 11 (18.03%) Mathematics
3 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
3 10 (16.39%) Credit Risk
4 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.64%) Online Games
6 1 (1.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) UNIX
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) UML
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.03%) Data Analysis
3 11 (18.03%) Analytics
4 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
5 6 (9.84%) CRM
6 5 (8.20%) Coaching
7 3 (4.92%) ERP
7 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.28%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.28%) Time Management
8 2 (3.28%) Change Control
8 2 (3.28%) ETL
8 2 (3.28%) ITIL
9 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.64%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.64%) Project Management
9 1 (1.64%) Workflow
9 1 (1.64%) Web Development
9 1 (1.64%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) T-SQL
3 19 (31.15%) 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 2 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) IBM
3 2 (3.28%) Sage
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%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Veeam
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Phonetic Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Macclesfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago