The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 33 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VBA 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.04% - 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
VBA
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 76 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 41.45% 41.99% 68.72%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 142
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

VBA
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

VBA Salary Trend in Halifax

VBA
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram in Halifax

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) SAP