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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 34 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.56% 1.99% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 3.53% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,376
% change year-on-year
- +0.38%
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
79 85 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 44.13% 56.29% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 98
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,400 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB