The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 37 50 29
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.51% 0.87% 6.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 1.54% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 30
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -33.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
VBA
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
162 259 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 48.94% 56.43% 58.44%
Number of salaries quoted 133 229 251
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VBA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

VBA Salary Trend in Liverpool

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Handset
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Actuate
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Shell Script

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (12.50%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Architecture Manager
4 1 (12.50%) MI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Handset
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Market Research
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Actuate
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle