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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 169 174 197
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Permanent jobs citing VBA 71 69 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.16% 1.01% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 1.80% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 67 56 51
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
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
3232 3837 4308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.02% 56.11% 60.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2711 3274 3774
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
Manchester +29 55 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Cheshire -17 7 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Lancashire -10 6 £25,730 -20.83% 1
Merseyside +12 3 £35,000 +3.70%
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 110 (72.85%) SQL Server
2 91 (60.26%) SQL
3 69 (45.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (45.70%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (40.40%) MS Excel
5 60 (39.74%) Finance
6 57 (37.75%) Business Intelligence
7 56 (37.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 52 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (33.77%) Microsoft
10 46 (30.46%) .NET
11 43 (28.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (25.83%) C#
12 39 (25.83%) Windows
13 36 (23.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (21.85%) Visualisation
15 32 (21.19%) Web Services
16 31 (20.53%) XML
17 29 (19.21%) UML
17 29 (19.21%) SOAP
17 29 (19.21%) MSMQ
17 29 (19.21%) TDD
17 29 (19.21%) NUnit
17 29 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
17 29 (19.21%) REST
17 29 (19.21%) Git (software)
17 29 (19.21%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (19.21%) WCF
17 29 (19.21%) WPF
17 29 (19.21%) LINQ

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
1 7 (4.64%) SAS
2 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.66%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 61 (40.40%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (10.60%) MS Visio
4 9 (5.96%) MS Office
5 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.32%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.66%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.66%) Agresso
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.99%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.65%) DNS
1 4 (2.65%) Firewall
2 2 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (72.85%) SQL Server
2 69 (45.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (37.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (28.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 36 (23.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (11.92%) MS Access
8 16 (10.60%) OLAP
8 16 (10.60%) OLAP Cube
9 14 (9.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (6.62%) QlikView
11 7 (4.64%) Data Mining
12 4 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (1.32%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 29 (19.21%) NUnit
1 29 (19.21%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.64%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.99%) Xcode
4 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 60 (39.74%) Finance
2 9 (5.96%) Marketing
3 8 (5.30%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.31%) Legal
5 4 (2.65%) Retail
6 3 (1.99%) Billing
7 2 (1.32%) Automotive
7 2 (1.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (49.67%) Analyst
2 65 (43.05%) Developer
3 33 (21.85%) Software Developer
4 29 (19.21%) C# Developer
5 27 (17.88%) C# Software Developer
6 20 (13.25%) Agile C# Developer
7 19 (12.58%) Business Analyst
8 18 (11.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 18 (11.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 15 (9.93%) Data Analyst
10 14 (9.27%) MI Analyst
11 7 (4.64%) Junior
11 7 (4.64%) Systems Analyst
12 6 (3.97%) Insight Analyst
13 5 (3.31%) MI Developer
13 5 (3.31%) Operations Analyst
13 5 (3.31%) Consultant
13 5 (3.31%) Report Analyst
13 5 (3.31%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (3.31%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (30.46%) .NET
2 32 (21.19%) Web Services
3 31 (20.53%) XML
4 29 (19.21%) MSMQ
4 29 (19.21%) WCF
4 29 (19.21%) WPF
4 29 (19.21%) LINQ
4 29 (19.21%) SOAP
4 29 (19.21%) REST
5 13 (8.61%) HTML
6 12 (7.95%) CSS
7 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.30%) .NET Framework
7 8 (5.30%) jQuery
8 7 (4.64%) HTML5
9 3 (1.99%) iOS SDK
10 2 (1.32%) Grails
10 2 (1.32%) EDI
11 1 (0.66%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 69 (45.70%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (21.85%) Visualisation
3 16 (10.60%) Data Extraction
3 16 (10.60%) Statistics
4 7 (4.64%) User Experience
5 4 (2.65%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.99%) FMCG
7 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.32%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.66%) NHS
8 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.83%) Windows
2 6 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.65%) UNIX
4 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.75%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (19.21%) TDD
3 29 (19.21%) UML
3 29 (19.21%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (15.89%) ETL
5 18 (11.92%) Data Management
6 17 (11.26%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (9.93%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (9.27%) Data Analysis
8 14 (9.27%) Project Management
9 12 (7.95%) ERP
10 8 (5.30%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.64%) MVC
11 7 (4.64%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.64%) Scrum
12 5 (3.31%) ITIL
12 5 (3.31%) Analytics
12 5 (3.31%) Data Visualisation
13 4 (2.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 91 (60.26%) SQL
2 39 (25.83%) C#
3 20 (13.25%) T-SQL
4 15 (9.93%) PowerShell
5 14 (9.27%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.96%) VB
6 9 (5.96%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.97%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.31%) C++
8 5 (3.31%) VBScript
9 3 (1.99%) Java
9 3 (1.99%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.32%) VB6
10 2 (1.32%) Groovy
10 2 (1.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (15.89%) Degree
2 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.99%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.60%) Oracle
3 12 (7.95%) Business Objects
4 8 (5.30%) Cognos
5 6 (3.97%) Tableau
6 5 (3.31%) Actuate
7 4 (2.65%) Cisco
7 4 (2.65%) SAP
7 4 (2.65%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.99%) SYSPRO
8 3 (1.99%) Google
9 2 (1.32%) GUPTA
9 2 (1.32%) IBM
9 2 (1.32%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.66%) Sage
10 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.66%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.66%) Citrix
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