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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - 60 68
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.40% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.80% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Median salary - £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
VBA
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 249 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.12% 50.30% 59.58%
Number of salaries quoted 144 201 366
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing VBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VBA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VBA Salary Trend in Merseyside

VBA
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VBA.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Infor SunSystems

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Infor SunSystems
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Team Leader
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL