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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 62 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.70% 0.97% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 1.76% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Median salary £32,000 £26,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.75% -27.39%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
322 284 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.00% 54.93% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 278 226 226
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,050 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +4 2 £45,000 +69.81%
St Helens - 2 £32,000 -
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) MS Access
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

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 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Database Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Excel Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Implementation Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Logistics
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle