The first table below looks at the demand for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 66 54 80
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing VBA 7 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.05% 1.25% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 2.06% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
408 291 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 61.45% 60.50% 58.47%
Number of salaries quoted 373 254 337
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VBA
North West

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -10 7 £32,500 +6.12%
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) XML
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) MS Access
3 10 (62.50%) Web Services
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) WCF
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Memory Management
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 7 (43.75%) OOP
4 7 (43.75%) OO
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (25.00%) VB
5 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) Law
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Retail
6 3 (18.75%) Logistics
7 2 (12.50%) Legal
7 2 (12.50%) CMS
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) MS Access
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.25%) OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Law
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) MI Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) XML
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) Web Services
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 10 (62.50%) WCF
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) Flash
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Memory Management
1 7 (43.75%) OOP
1 7 (43.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Logistics
3 2 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) DNA
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft