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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 182 169 162
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing VBA 71 80 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 1.15% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 2.11% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 68 63 87
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,700 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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
3394 3794 4409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.43% 54.75% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2866 3192 3918
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +17 57 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Lancashire -7 7 £32,500 - 2
Merseyside +12 4 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Cheshire -30 3 £27,500 -18.51% 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 107 (70.39%) SQL Server
2 88 (57.89%) SQL
3 69 (45.39%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (41.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (40.13%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (38.16%) Finance
7 57 (37.50%) .NET
8 52 (34.21%) MS Excel
8 52 (34.21%) Microsoft
9 51 (33.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 50 (32.89%) C#
11 49 (32.24%) Windows
12 41 (26.97%) Web Services
12 41 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (25.00%) XML
13 38 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 37 (24.34%) Git (software)
14 37 (24.34%) LINQ
14 37 (24.34%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (24.34%) TDD
14 37 (24.34%) NUnit
15 36 (23.68%) UML
15 36 (23.68%) SOAP
15 36 (23.68%) MSMQ
15 36 (23.68%) WCF
15 36 (23.68%) WPF
15 36 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
15 36 (23.68%) REST
16 31 (20.39%) Visualisation
17 30 (19.74%) SQL Server 2008

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.29%) SAS
3 4 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.66%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 52 (34.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.24%) MS Office
2 11 (7.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Agresso
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.66%) SyteLine
2 1 (0.66%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 36 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.63%) DNS
1 4 (2.63%) Firewall
2 2 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (70.39%) SQL Server
2 63 (41.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (33.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (19.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (11.18%) MS Access
8 16 (10.53%) OLAP
8 16 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (10.53%) OLAP Cube
9 9 (5.92%) QlikView
10 6 (3.95%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (3.29%) Data Mining
12 4 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.97%) Big Data
13 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (1.32%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 37 (24.34%) NUnit
1 37 (24.34%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.97%) Xcode
4 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (38.16%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.61%) Marketing
4 5 (3.29%) Legal
5 3 (1.97%) Retail
5 3 (1.97%) Back Office
6 2 (1.32%) Automotive
6 2 (1.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
7 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (51.97%) Developer
2 64 (42.11%) Analyst
3 38 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 37 (24.34%) C# Developer
5 32 (21.05%) Agile C# Developer
6 31 (20.39%) C# Software Developer
7 18 (11.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (7.89%) Data Analyst
8 12 (7.89%) Business Analyst
9 11 (7.24%) MI Analyst
10 10 (6.58%) Junior
10 10 (6.58%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (5.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (4.61%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.95%) MI Developer
13 6 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
14 5 (3.29%) SQL Data Analyst
14 5 (3.29%) Agile .NET Developer
14 5 (3.29%) Operations Analyst
14 5 (3.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (37.50%) .NET
2 41 (26.97%) Web Services
3 38 (25.00%) XML
4 37 (24.34%) LINQ
5 36 (23.68%) SOAP
5 36 (23.68%) WCF
5 36 (23.68%) WPF
5 36 (23.68%) MSMQ
5 36 (23.68%) REST
6 16 (10.53%) HTML
7 12 (7.89%) CSS
8 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 8 (5.26%) jQuery
9 7 (4.61%) HTML5
9 7 (4.61%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.97%) iOS SDK
11 2 (1.32%) Grails
11 2 (1.32%) EDI
12 1 (0.66%) Entity Framework
12 1 (0.66%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (45.39%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (20.39%) Visualisation
3 16 (10.53%) Data Extraction
3 16 (10.53%) Statistics
4 7 (4.61%) User Experience
5 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.63%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.97%) FMCG
8 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.32%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.66%) Economics
9 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.66%) NHS
9 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.24%) Windows
2 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.97%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.97%) Android
3 3 (1.97%) UNIX
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (40.13%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.97%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (24.34%) TDD
3 37 (24.34%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (23.68%) UML
5 22 (14.47%) ETL
6 18 (11.84%) Data Management
7 16 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (9.87%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (9.87%) ERP
9 14 (9.21%) Project Management
10 13 (8.55%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.26%) MVC
11 8 (5.26%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.61%) Scrum
13 6 (3.95%) ITIL
13 6 (3.95%) CRM
14 5 (3.29%) Service Delivery
14 5 (3.29%) Systems Analysis
14 5 (3.29%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 88 (57.89%) SQL
2 50 (32.89%) C#
3 23 (15.13%) T-SQL
4 15 (9.87%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.87%) PowerShell
5 13 (8.55%) VB
6 8 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.95%) C++
8 5 (3.29%) VBScript
9 3 (1.97%) Java
9 3 (1.97%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.97%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.32%) VB6
10 2 (1.32%) Groovy
10 2 (1.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (17.11%) Degree
2 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.66%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 52 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.24%) Oracle
3 8 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.95%) Tableau
5 5 (3.29%) SAP
5 5 (3.29%) Actuate
6 4 (2.63%) DevExpress
6 4 (2.63%) Cisco
7 3 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.97%) Cognos
8 2 (1.32%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.32%) Citrix
8 2 (1.32%) SYSPRO
8 2 (1.32%) GUPTA
9 1 (0.66%) Google
9 1 (0.66%) Altova
9 1 (0.66%) Infor
9 1 (0.66%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.66%) Sage
9 1 (0.66%) Cloudera
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