The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 23 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.88% - 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% - 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £31,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
VBA
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
69 80 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 66.35% 54.79% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 66
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,625 £27,500 £26,570
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

VBA
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Preston region.

VBA Salary Trend in Preston

VBA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) Agresso
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Agresso
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com