The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 174 183 172
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing VBA 63 77 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 1.17% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 2.26% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 73 61
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
VBA
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3148 3414 3849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.77% 51.86% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2729 2885 3233
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VBA Salary Trend in the North West

VBA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

VBA Salary Histogram in the North West

VBA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Cheshire +54 24 £38,000 +38.18% 1
Manchester -41 17 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Lancashire +24 16 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Cumbria - 4 £27,500 - 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North West region with a requirement for VBA.

1 115 (88.46%) SQL
2 68 (52.31%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (50.77%) SQL Server
4 59 (45.38%) MS Excel
5 56 (43.08%) Microsoft
5 56 (43.08%) Finance
6 34 (26.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (25.38%) MS Office
8 32 (24.62%) QlikView
9 30 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (20.00%) Visualisation
10 26 (20.00%) Tableau
10 26 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (19.23%) MS Access
12 24 (18.46%) E-Commerce
12 24 (18.46%) Qlik Sense
13 22 (16.92%) T-SQL
14 21 (16.15%) Management Information System
15 20 (15.38%) .NET
16 17 (13.08%) Analytics
16 17 (13.08%) VB
16 17 (13.08%) ETL
17 16 (12.31%) Data Analytics
18 15 (11.54%) Data Analysis
19 14 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
19 14 (10.77%) PowerPivot
19 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Power View
19 14 (10.77%) Pentaho
19 14 (10.77%) C#

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.77%) IIS
3 1 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 59 (45.38%) MS Excel
2 33 (25.38%) MS Office
3 8 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (5.38%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.77%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.77%) HFM
2 1 (0.77%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.77%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.77%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 34 (26.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (24.62%) QlikView
4 26 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (19.23%) MS Access
6 24 (18.46%) Qlik Sense
7 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Power View
7 14 (10.77%) Pentaho
7 14 (10.77%) Power BI
7 14 (10.77%) PowerPivot
7 14 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (8.46%) MySQL
9 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (5.38%) Data Mining
11 6 (4.62%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.08%) NUnit
3 2 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (43.08%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Billing
3 7 (5.38%) Legal
4 6 (4.62%) Retail
5 4 (3.08%) Marketing
6 3 (2.31%) Law
7 2 (1.54%) Advertising
7 2 (1.54%) Banking
7 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (60.00%) Analyst
2 49 (37.69%) Developer
3 44 (33.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 29 (22.31%) SQL Developer
5 19 (14.62%) SQL Analyst
6 18 (13.85%) Analyst Developer
6 18 (13.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (10.00%) DBA
8 12 (9.23%) SQL DBA
9 10 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
10 9 (6.92%) Data Analyst
11 8 (6.15%) Systems Analyst
12 7 (5.38%) .NET Developer
12 7 (5.38%) C# Developer
13 6 (4.62%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Software Developer
14 5 (3.85%) Applications Support
14 5 (3.85%) Business Data Analyst
14 5 (3.85%) VBA Developer
15 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.38%) .NET
2 7 (5.38%) EDI
2 7 (5.38%) Web Services
3 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.85%) XML
4 4 (3.08%) HTML
4 4 (3.08%) LINQ
4 4 (3.08%) MSMQ
4 4 (3.08%) REST
4 4 (3.08%) SOAP
4 4 (3.08%) WCF
4 4 (3.08%) WPF
5 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.31%) CSS
5 3 (2.31%) jQuery
6 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.54%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.77%) Ajax
7 1 (0.77%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 21 (16.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.31%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.31%) Fintech
4 3 (2.31%) iPad
5 1 (0.77%) AS400
5 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.77%) Economics
5 1 (0.77%) iSeries
5 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.77%) Replication
5 1 (0.77%) Social Media
5 1 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.46%) Windows
2 5 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.77%) Linux
4 1 (0.77%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (52.31%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (18.46%) E-Commerce
3 17 (13.08%) Analytics
3 17 (13.08%) ETL
4 16 (12.31%) Data Analytics
5 15 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 14 (10.77%) Dashboard Development
7 12 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (8.46%) CRM
8 11 (8.46%) ERP
9 10 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 8 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.38%) Data Management
11 7 (5.38%) Time Management
12 6 (4.62%) Quality Management
13 5 (3.85%) Web Development
14 4 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (3.08%) TDD
14 4 (3.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 115 (88.46%) SQL
2 22 (16.92%) T-SQL
3 17 (13.08%) VB
4 14 (10.77%) C#
5 9 (6.92%) VB.NET
6 8 (6.15%) VBScript
7 4 (3.08%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.31%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.54%) VB6
10 1 (0.77%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (5.38%) Degree
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.77%) MCP
3 1 (0.77%) MCSA
3 1 (0.77%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.77%) QA
1 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) SCOM
1 1 (0.77%) WMI
Vendors
1 56 (43.08%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.00%) Tableau
3 14 (10.77%) Oracle
4 7 (5.38%) SYSPRO
5 6 (4.62%) SAP
6 5 (3.85%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.31%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.54%) Cognos
8 2 (1.54%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.54%) HP
8 2 (1.54%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.54%) Sage
8 2 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.54%) Talend
9 1 (0.77%) Baan
9 1 (0.77%) Cisco
9 1 (0.77%) Epicor
9 1 (0.77%) Facebook
9 1 (0.77%) IBM
9 1 (0.77%) VMware
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