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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing VBA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
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
49 97 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 61.25% 65.99% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 92 56
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 April 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%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Business Objects