The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 26 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VBA 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.96% - 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.25% - 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £30,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
VBA
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
89 98 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 87.25% 50.78% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 81 86 112
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VBA
Salary Trend in Chester

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

VBA Salary Trend in Chester

VBA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) MS Access
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft