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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 167 178 199
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs citing VBA 65 72 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.19% 1.15% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 2.17% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 57
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £39,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
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
2899 3316 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.23% 52.84% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2794 3305
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -26 30 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Lancashire +19 21 £35,000 +36.02% 5
Cheshire +40 14 £31,750 -2.30% 3
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 104 (84.55%) SQL
2 65 (52.85%) Finance
3 64 (52.03%) Business Intelligence
4 58 (47.15%) SQL Server
5 45 (36.59%) MS Excel
5 45 (36.59%) Microsoft
6 38 (30.89%) QlikView
7 32 (26.02%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (23.58%) MS Office
9 24 (19.51%) E-Commerce
9 24 (19.51%) Qlik Sense
9 24 (19.51%) Tableau
9 24 (19.51%) Visualisation
10 22 (17.89%) .NET
11 21 (17.07%) Management Information System
11 21 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (14.63%) VBScript
13 17 (13.82%) MS Access
13 17 (13.82%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (13.82%) Analytics
14 16 (13.01%) C#
15 15 (12.20%) VB
15 15 (12.20%) Data Analysis
16 13 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (10.57%) T-SQL
16 13 (10.57%) Windows
16 13 (10.57%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (10.57%) Pentaho
16 13 (10.57%) Power BI
16 13 (10.57%) Dashboard Development

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 4 (3.25%) SAS
2 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 45 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 29 (23.58%) MS Office
3 7 (5.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Visualfiles
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.63%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.81%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.81%) HFM
4 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (47.15%) SQL Server
2 38 (30.89%) QlikView
3 24 (19.51%) Qlik Sense
4 21 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (13.82%) MS Access
5 17 (13.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Power View
6 13 (10.57%) Pentaho
6 13 (10.57%) Power BI
6 13 (10.57%) PowerPivot
6 13 (10.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (5.69%) Data Mining
9 6 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 5 (4.07%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (3.25%) MySQL
11 4 (3.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (8.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.88%) NUnit
3 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (52.85%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Legal
3 6 (4.88%) Retail
4 5 (4.07%) Law
5 4 (3.25%) Banking
6 3 (2.44%) Billing
6 3 (2.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Advertising
8 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (56.91%) Analyst
2 49 (39.84%) Developer
3 39 (31.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 24 (19.51%) SQL Developer
5 16 (13.01%) SQL Analyst
6 14 (11.38%) Analyst Developer
7 13 (10.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (6.50%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.50%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Agile Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Excel Developer
10 6 (4.88%) QlikView Developer
11 5 (4.07%) Applications Support
11 5 (4.07%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.07%) VBA Developer
12 4 (3.25%) DBA
12 4 (3.25%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.89%) .NET
2 11 (8.94%) XML
3 10 (8.13%) SOAP
4 9 (7.32%) Web Services
5 6 (4.88%) LINQ
5 6 (4.88%) MSMQ
5 6 (4.88%) REST
5 6 (4.88%) WCF
5 6 (4.88%) WPF
6 5 (4.07%) EDI
7 4 (3.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.44%) HTML
9 2 (1.63%) ADO
9 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.63%) DAO
9 2 (1.63%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.81%) Ajax
10 1 (0.81%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.02%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (19.51%) Visualisation
3 21 (17.07%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.07%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.44%) Fintech
5 3 (2.44%) iPad
6 2 (1.63%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.63%) Statistics
7 1 (0.81%) Economics
7 1 (0.81%) Replication
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.57%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.03%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (19.51%) E-Commerce
3 17 (13.82%) Analytics
4 15 (12.20%) Data Analysis
5 13 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.57%) Dashboard Development
5 13 (10.57%) Data Analytics
6 11 (8.94%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (7.32%) ERP
8 7 (5.69%) CRM
9 6 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.88%) Data Management
9 6 (4.88%) TDD
9 6 (4.88%) UML
10 5 (4.07%) Case Management
10 5 (4.07%) ETL
10 5 (4.07%) Quality Management
11 4 (3.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (84.55%) SQL
2 18 (14.63%) VBScript
3 16 (13.01%) C#
4 15 (12.20%) VB
5 13 (10.57%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.63%) VB6
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (6.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) MCP
2 1 (0.81%) MCSA
2 1 (0.81%) MCSE
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) WMI
Vendors
1 45 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.51%) Tableau
3 11 (8.94%) Oracle
4 6 (4.88%) SYSPRO
5 5 (4.07%) Hyperion
5 5 (4.07%) SAP
6 3 (2.44%) WorldPay
7 2 (1.63%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.81%) Baan
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco
8 1 (0.81%) Cognos
8 1 (0.81%) Epicor
8 1 (0.81%) Facebook
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) iManage
8 1 (0.81%) Infor
8 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.81%) Twitter
8 1 (0.81%) Veeam
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