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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 162 153 151
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBA 31 26 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.69% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.11% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 43
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £20,800 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £29,800 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
2214 2345 2729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.43% 62.30% 62.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 2093 2517
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 - 9 £37,500 - 1
Stockport - 2 £58,750 -
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 74 (89.16%) SQL
2 60 (72.29%) MS Excel
3 53 (63.86%) SQL Server
4 52 (62.65%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (55.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (48.19%) Finance
7 36 (43.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (42.17%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (38.55%) XML
10 31 (37.35%) T-SQL
10 31 (37.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
12 29 (34.94%) VB.NET
13 26 (31.33%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (26.51%) Business Analysis
14 22 (26.51%) Degree
15 21 (25.30%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (22.89%) VB
17 15 (18.07%) MS Visio
17 15 (18.07%) ERP
18 14 (16.87%) Data Migration
18 14 (16.87%) Migration
18 14 (16.87%) Data Reconciliation
18 14 (16.87%) Data Extraction
19 13 (15.66%) Crystal Reports
19 13 (15.66%) MS Access
20 12 (14.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 12 (14.46%) Oracle
20 12 (14.46%) MS Office
21 11 (13.25%) Relational Database

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (9.64%) SharePoint
1 8 (9.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.82%) SAS
Applications
1 60 (72.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.07%) MS Visio
3 12 (14.46%) MS Office
4 10 (12.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Google Analytics
2 5 (6.02%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.20%) Visualfiles
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (63.86%) SQL Server
2 46 (55.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (43.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (37.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (31.33%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (25.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (15.66%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (15.66%) MS Access
8 12 (14.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (13.25%) Relational Database
10 5 (6.02%) Essbase
10 5 (6.02%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (6.02%) QlikView
11 4 (4.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (3.61%) Big Data
12 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
13 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
14 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (48.19%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.02%) Marketing
4 4 (4.82%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Billing
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (67.47%) Analyst
2 14 (16.87%) Server Analyst
2 14 (16.87%) SQL Server Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) MI Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) Business Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (9.64%) Support Technician
7 7 (8.43%) Programmer
7 7 (8.43%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (8.43%) Data Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Report Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) SQL Programmer
9 5 (6.02%) Operations Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Web Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Graduate
11 3 (3.61%) Data Manager
11 3 (3.61%) Information Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) SQL Developer
12 2 (2.41%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) XML
2 10 (12.05%) .NET
3 8 (9.64%) XSL
3 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.61%) HTML
4 3 (3.61%) CSS
5 1 (1.20%) ADO
5 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (42.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.87%) Data Extraction
3 6 (7.23%) FMCG
4 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.82%) Statistics
5 3 (3.61%) User Experience
6 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (62.65%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (26.51%) Business Analysis
3 15 (18.07%) ERP
4 14 (16.87%) Migration
4 14 (16.87%) Data Migration
4 14 (16.87%) Data Reconciliation
5 8 (9.64%) Analytics
6 7 (8.43%) ITIL
6 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.23%) Data Management
8 5 (6.02%) Web Analytics
8 5 (6.02%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.61%) Stress Testing
10 3 (3.61%) Change Control
10 3 (3.61%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 74 (89.16%) SQL
2 31 (37.35%) T-SQL
3 29 (34.94%) VB.NET
4 19 (22.89%) VB
5 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
6 8 (9.64%) VBScript
7 3 (3.61%) Python
8 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.46%) Oracle
3 9 (10.84%) Cognos
4 8 (9.64%) SYSPRO
5 6 (7.23%) Google
6 5 (6.02%) IBM
6 5 (6.02%) Business Objects
6 5 (6.02%) Hyperion
7 3 (3.61%) SAP
8 1 (1.20%) LexisNexis
8 1 (1.20%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.20%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Groveland
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum Plus Additional Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash allowances
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £17,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago