The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 57 33 70
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +37
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.81% 5.65% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 9.51% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 32 4
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £31,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
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
345 368 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.74% 59.35% 64.35%
Number of salaries quoted 295 342 382
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VBA Salary Histogram 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 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -24 4 £26,500 -33.75% 2
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) JBoss
3 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) BMC
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) MS Access
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) ERwin

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Graduate
3 3 (37.50%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Memory Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
1 4 (50.00%) JBoss
1 4 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata
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