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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / North West
Rank 184 186 196
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing VBA 65 53 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.11% 0.95% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 1.92% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 48 54
Median salary £34,000 £36,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,300 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3420 2757 3452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 58.35% 49.34% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2975 2360 3061
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 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
Manchester -21 34 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Lancashire -2 19 £33,000 +7.31% 1
Cheshire +21 11 £34,000 -24.44% 4
Merseyside -7 3 £32,000 +19.62% 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 North West region with a requirement for VBA.

1 101 (78.91%) SQL
2 74 (57.81%) SQL Server
3 66 (51.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (49.22%) Business Intelligence
5 61 (47.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (42.19%) MS Excel
7 52 (40.63%) ETL
7 52 (40.63%) Microsoft
8 46 (35.94%) T-SQL
9 42 (32.81%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (25.78%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (24.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 29 (22.66%) Analytics
12 29 (22.66%) .NET
12 29 (22.66%) Data Analysis
13 24 (18.75%) Data Modelling
14 23 (17.97%) Tableau
15 21 (16.41%) Statistics
15 21 (16.41%) C#
16 19 (14.84%) VB.NET
16 19 (14.84%) Data Analytics
17 18 (14.06%) QlikView
17 18 (14.06%) MS Office
17 18 (14.06%) Power BI
18 17 (13.28%) Finance
18 17 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (12.50%) MySQL
19 16 (12.50%) HTML
20 15 (11.72%) Data Mining
20 15 (11.72%) SQL Server 2008

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 14 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.03%) SAS
3 1 (0.78%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.78%) IIS
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 54 (42.19%) MS Excel
2 18 (14.06%) MS Office
3 9 (7.03%) SPSS
4 8 (6.25%) Stata
5 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (8.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (4.69%) Visualfiles
3 4 (3.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.78%) FastStats
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.78%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.13%) SaaS
4 2 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (57.81%) SQL Server
2 66 (51.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (47.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (32.81%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (24.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (14.06%) Power BI
6 18 (14.06%) QlikView
7 16 (12.50%) MySQL
8 15 (11.72%) Data Mining
8 15 (11.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (10.16%) MS Access
10 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (6.25%) OLAP
11 8 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 4 (3.13%) Big Data
13 4 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
13 4 (3.13%) Spotfire
14 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (5.47%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.91%) NUnit
4 5 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.78%) Selenium
6 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (13.28%) Finance
2 12 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 10 (7.81%) Billing
4 7 (5.47%) Retail
5 5 (3.91%) Law
6 4 (3.13%) Legal
7 2 (1.56%) Games
7 2 (1.56%) Marketing
7 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Back Office
8 1 (0.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 60 (46.88%) Developer
2 49 (38.28%) Analyst
3 23 (17.97%) SQL Developer
4 18 (14.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 18 (14.06%) Data Analyst
5 16 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
6 13 (10.16%) QlikView Developer
7 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 12 (9.38%) DBA
7 12 (9.38%) SQL Data Analyst
7 12 (9.38%) SQL DBA
8 10 (7.81%) Analyst Developer
8 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Analyst
9 9 (7.03%) SSIS Analyst
9 9 (7.03%) SSIS Developer
9 9 (7.03%) SSRS Analyst
9 9 (7.03%) SSRS Developer
10 7 (5.47%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.47%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.69%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.66%) .NET
2 16 (12.50%) HTML
3 14 (10.94%) MDX
4 10 (7.81%) CSS
4 10 (7.81%) jQuery
5 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.47%) Web Services
7 5 (3.91%) XML
8 4 (3.13%) LINQ
8 4 (3.13%) MSMQ
8 4 (3.13%) REST
8 4 (3.13%) SOAP
8 4 (3.13%) WCF
8 4 (3.13%) WPF
9 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.78%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.78%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (16.41%) Statistics
3 11 (8.59%) Mathematics
4 10 (7.81%) Visualisation
5 9 (7.03%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 8 (6.25%) Data Extraction
6 8 (6.25%) Economics
7 6 (4.69%) Neural Network
8 4 (3.13%) iPad
8 4 (3.13%) Smart Meter
9 3 (2.34%) Data Integration
9 3 (2.34%) iSeries
10 2 (1.56%) NHS
11 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.78%) Clustering
11 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (49.22%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (40.63%) ETL
3 29 (22.66%) Analytics
3 29 (22.66%) Data Analysis
4 24 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 19 (14.84%) Data Analytics
6 17 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.59%) Kimball Methodology
8 10 (7.81%) CRM
8 10 (7.81%) Machine Learning
8 10 (7.81%) Web Development
9 9 (7.03%) Statistical Analysis
10 8 (6.25%) Bayesian Methods
10 8 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (6.25%) Monte Carlo Method
10 8 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.47%) TDD
11 7 (5.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 101 (78.91%) SQL
2 46 (35.94%) T-SQL
3 21 (16.41%) C#
4 19 (14.84%) VB.NET
5 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.59%) PowerShell
5 11 (8.59%) Python
5 11 (8.59%) R
6 7 (5.47%) MATLAB
6 7 (5.47%) VB
6 7 (5.47%) VBScript
7 5 (3.91%) PHP
8 2 (1.56%) Java
9 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.91%) SLA
Vendors
1 52 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.97%) Tableau
3 11 (8.59%) Cognos
3 11 (8.59%) Oracle
4 10 (7.81%) HP
4 10 (7.81%) Talend
5 9 (7.03%) IBM
6 6 (4.69%) LexisNexis
7 4 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (2.34%) SAP
9 2 (1.56%) Google
9 2 (1.56%) Netezza
10 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.78%) JDA
10 1 (0.78%) Minitab
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