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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 52 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBA 1 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.23% 2.00% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 2.94% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
241 340 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 55.02% 68.00% 60.10%
Number of salaries quoted 202 306 225
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) SAP

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Report Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP