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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 186 191 176
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing VBA 60 74 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.00% 1.11% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 2.20% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53 65 65
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
3261 3367 4046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.14% 50.37% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2836 2890 3365
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Manchester -36 24 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Cheshire +49 23 £38,000 +38.18% 1
Lancashire +8 7 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Cumbria - 4 £27,500 -
Merseyside -19 1 £30,000 +9.09% 2
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 108 (85.04%) SQL
2 61 (48.03%) SQL Server
3 58 (45.67%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (43.31%) MS Excel
5 51 (40.16%) Finance
6 50 (39.37%) Microsoft
7 39 (30.71%) Analytical Skills
8 37 (29.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 31 (24.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 30 (23.62%) MS Office
11 28 (22.05%) QlikView
12 27 (21.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (21.26%) Tableau
13 24 (18.90%) .NET
13 24 (18.90%) T-SQL
13 24 (18.90%) MS Access
13 24 (18.90%) ETL
13 24 (18.90%) Visualisation
14 22 (17.32%) Qlik Sense
14 22 (17.32%) E-Commerce
15 18 (14.17%) C#
16 17 (13.39%) Management Information System
16 17 (13.39%) Analytics
17 15 (11.81%) Billing
17 15 (11.81%) VB
17 15 (11.81%) MySQL
17 15 (11.81%) Windows
17 15 (11.81%) SharePoint
17 15 (11.81%) SQL Server 2012
18 14 (11.02%) Oracle

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 15 (11.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.36%) SAS
3 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 55 (43.31%) MS Excel
2 30 (23.62%) MS Office
3 6 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.94%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.36%) SPSS
5 3 (2.36%) Stata
6 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.79%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.79%) HFM
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.79%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.79%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (48.03%) SQL Server
2 37 (29.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (24.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (22.05%) QlikView
5 27 (21.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (18.90%) MS Access
7 22 (17.32%) Qlik Sense
8 15 (11.81%) MySQL
8 15 (11.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (9.45%) Power BI
10 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Power View
10 11 (8.66%) Pentaho
10 11 (8.66%) PowerPivot
10 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (5.51%) Data Mining
11 7 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (4.72%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (4.72%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (2.36%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Git (software)
1 8 (6.30%) NUnit
2 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (4.72%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (40.16%) Finance
2 15 (11.81%) Billing
3 9 (7.09%) Retail
4 6 (4.72%) Legal
5 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.36%) Marketing
7 2 (1.57%) Advertising
7 2 (1.57%) Law
8 1 (0.79%) Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (57.48%) Analyst
2 46 (36.22%) Developer
3 39 (30.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 26 (20.47%) SQL Developer
5 19 (14.96%) SQL Analyst
6 17 (13.39%) Analyst Developer
7 16 (12.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 16 (12.60%) DBA
8 15 (11.81%) SQL DBA
9 12 (9.45%) Data Analyst
10 11 (8.66%) C# Developer
11 10 (7.87%) C# Software Developer
11 10 (7.87%) Software Developer
11 10 (7.87%) SQL BI Developer
12 9 (7.09%) Systems Analyst
13 8 (6.30%) Agile C# Developer
13 8 (6.30%) Agile Developer
14 7 (5.51%) .NET Developer
15 5 (3.94%) Business Data Analyst
16 4 (3.15%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.90%) .NET
2 11 (8.66%) Web Services
3 9 (7.09%) XML
4 8 (6.30%) LINQ
4 8 (6.30%) MSMQ
4 8 (6.30%) REST
4 8 (6.30%) SOAP
4 8 (6.30%) WCF
4 8 (6.30%) WPF
5 7 (5.51%) EDI
6 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.15%) HTML
8 3 (2.36%) CSS
8 3 (2.36%) jQuery
9 2 (1.57%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.57%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.79%) Ajax
10 1 (0.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (30.71%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (18.90%) Visualisation
3 17 (13.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.15%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.15%) Statistics
5 3 (2.36%) Economics
5 3 (2.36%) iPad
6 2 (1.57%) Neural Network
7 1 (0.79%) AS400
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) Fintech
7 1 (0.79%) iSeries
7 1 (0.79%) Replication
7 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.81%) Windows
2 4 (3.15%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) Linux
4 1 (0.79%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (45.67%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (18.90%) ETL
3 22 (17.32%) E-Commerce
4 17 (13.39%) Analytics
5 13 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.24%) Data Analytics
6 12 (9.45%) Data Analysis
6 12 (9.45%) ERP
7 11 (8.66%) CRM
7 11 (8.66%) Dashboard Development
7 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.30%) TDD
8 8 (6.30%) UML
9 7 (5.51%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.51%) Data Management
9 7 (5.51%) Time Management
9 7 (5.51%) Web Development
10 6 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.72%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (85.04%) SQL
2 24 (18.90%) T-SQL
3 18 (14.17%) C#
4 15 (11.81%) VB
5 9 (7.09%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.94%) VBScript
7 4 (3.15%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.36%) Python
8 3 (2.36%) R
9 2 (1.57%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.57%) VB6
10 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.51%) Degree
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (39.37%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.26%) Tableau
3 14 (11.02%) Oracle
4 8 (6.30%) SAP
5 7 (5.51%) SYSPRO
6 6 (4.72%) HP
6 6 (4.72%) Talend
7 3 (2.36%) Cognos
7 3 (2.36%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.36%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.57%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.57%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.57%) Sage
8 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.79%) Facebook
9 1 (0.79%) Google
9 1 (0.79%) Infor
9 1 (0.79%) Twitter
9 1 (0.79%) Veeam
9 1 (0.79%) WorldPay
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