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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 31 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.98% 3.96% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.94% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
127 60 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 75.60% 59.41% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 121 56 41
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 16 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Business Objects
3 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) MI Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Business Objects