The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 146 158 153
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing VBA 43 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.07% 0.52% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 0.84% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 40
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,800 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £35,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
VBA
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2025 2272 2663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.56% 61.69% 62.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1824 2039 2429
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VBA Salary Trend in Manchester

VBA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VBA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

VBA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 14 £32,500 - 1
Stockport - 3 £62,500 -
Bolton - 1 £30,750 -
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 66 (84.62%) SQL
2 54 (69.23%) MS Excel
3 51 (65.38%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (64.10%) SQL Server
5 42 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (43.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (42.31%) Finance
8 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
9 26 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (26.92%) T-SQL
10 21 (26.92%) XML
11 20 (25.64%) VB.NET
12 19 (24.36%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (24.36%) MS Visio
12 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (23.08%) VB
14 16 (20.51%) ERP
15 14 (17.95%) Oracle
15 14 (17.95%) Degree
16 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
16 13 (16.67%) .NET
16 13 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
17 12 (15.38%) MS Office
17 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
17 12 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
17 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
18 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
18 11 (14.10%) MS Access
18 11 (14.10%) Cognos

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) SAS
Applications
1 54 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 19 (24.36%) MS Visio
3 12 (15.38%) MS Office
3 12 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Google Analytics
2 5 (6.41%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 42 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (43.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (24.36%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (14.10%) MS Access
9 9 (11.54%) QlikView
10 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
11 6 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (6.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (6.41%) Essbase
13 3 (3.85%) Data Mining
13 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
13 3 (3.85%) Big Data
14 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
15 1 (1.28%) Xcelsius
15 1 (1.28%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) NUnit
2 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (42.31%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.97%) Marketing
4 5 (6.41%) Retail
5 3 (3.85%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Automotive
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) Analyst
2 17 (21.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Developer
5 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Server Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Support Technician
7 7 (8.97%) MI Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Data Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Programmer
7 7 (8.97%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (7.69%) Report Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
9 5 (6.41%) Web Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 3 (3.85%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Data Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Architect
12 2 (2.56%) Business Information Analyst
12 2 (2.56%) Forecast Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) XML
2 13 (16.67%) .NET
3 8 (10.26%) XSL
3 8 (10.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.28%) WCF
4 1 (1.28%) WPF
4 1 (1.28%) LINQ
4 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.28%) SOAP
4 1 (1.28%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.28%) EDI
4 1 (1.28%) XSLT
4 1 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Data Extraction
3 6 (7.69%) FMCG
4 3 (3.85%) User Experience
4 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.56%) Statistics
6 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (20.51%) ERP
3 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 9 (11.54%) Data Migration
4 9 (11.54%) Migration
4 9 (11.54%) Analytics
4 9 (11.54%) Data Reconciliation
5 6 (7.69%) ITIL
5 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 6 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.13%) ETL
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.85%) Data Architecture
8 3 (3.85%) Data Management
8 3 (3.85%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.85%) Project Management
8 3 (3.85%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 66 (84.62%) SQL
2 21 (26.92%) T-SQL
3 20 (25.64%) VB.NET
4 18 (23.08%) VB
5 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.26%) VBScript
7 3 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) C#
9 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.28%) VB6
9 1 (1.28%) Java
9 1 (1.28%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) NVQ Level 3
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.95%) Oracle
3 11 (14.10%) Cognos
4 9 (11.54%) Business Objects
4 9 (11.54%) SYSPRO
5 7 (8.97%) Google
6 5 (6.41%) IBM
6 5 (6.41%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.28%) DoubleClick
7 1 (1.28%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix
7 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
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