The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 33 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing VBA 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.34% 0.56% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 0.78% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £26,750 £26,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.94% -11.66%
UK excluding London median 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
105 128 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 70.47% 72.32% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 94 121 96
Median salary £32,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 11 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP