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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 69 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.59% 1.39% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 2.83% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £36,500 £27,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.72% -17.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £33,500 £38,650
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
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
357 212 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.58% 49.19% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 233 167 272
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in Merseyside

VBA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -23 4 £36,500 +32.72%
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) QlikView
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle