Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 48 65
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -23
Permanent jobs citing VBA 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.10% 0.72% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 1.05% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £26,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.88% +0.94% -11.67%
10th Percentile £31,625 £25,775 £25,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £27,925 £27,750
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,875
% change year-on-year -7.89% +12.18% -3.21%

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 248 191 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 67.95% 68.71% 64.32%
Number of salaries quoted 225 173 231
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,800 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £60,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Chester

VBA
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for VBA in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for VBA.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Access
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ACCA
3 1 (25.00%) PnL Attribution
3 1 (25.00%) ICAEW
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) CIMA

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PnL Attribution
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ACCA
1 1 (25.00%) CIMA
1 1 (25.00%) ICAEW