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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 140 124 98
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -26
Permanent jobs citing VBA 52 51 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.26% 1.31% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 2.19% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 82
Average salary £28,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,625 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +3.46%
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
2279 2326 2359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.32% 59.73% 62.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1934 2081 2146
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +1 4 - -
Stockport - 1 £29,000 -
Wigan - 1 £32,500 - 1
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 69 (80.23%) SQL
2 60 (69.77%) SQL Server
3 55 (63.95%) MS Excel
4 45 (52.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (48.84%) XML
7 41 (47.67%) Finance
8 39 (45.35%) Business Intelligence
9 37 (43.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 34 (39.53%) T-SQL
11 31 (36.05%) VB.NET
12 30 (34.88%) Data Warehouse
12 30 (34.88%) Business Analysis
13 27 (31.40%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
15 25 (29.07%) Degree
16 16 (18.60%) MS Access
16 16 (18.60%) .NET
16 16 (18.60%) VB
17 15 (17.44%) HTML
18 13 (15.12%) Migration
18 13 (15.12%) Data Migration
18 13 (15.12%) Data Extraction
19 12 (13.95%) Windows
20 10 (11.63%) MS Office
20 10 (11.63%) Law
20 10 (11.63%) Legal
20 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 9 (10.47%) Visualfiles
21 9 (10.47%) Visual Studio

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 55 (63.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.63%) MS Office
3 7 (8.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (6.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 45 (52.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (43.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (34.88%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (31.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (18.60%) MS Access
8 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
9 7 (8.14%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.33%) Big Data
11 2 (2.33%) QlikView
11 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (47.67%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Law
2 10 (11.63%) Legal
3 6 (6.98%) Billing
4 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.65%) Marketing
5 4 (4.65%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (51.16%) Analyst
2 21 (24.42%) Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Server Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Graduate
5 7 (8.14%) Data Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) MI Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Administrator
7 5 (5.81%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (5.81%) Report Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (4.65%) Support Technician
8 4 (4.65%) Programmer
8 4 (4.65%) Excel Specialist
8 4 (4.65%) SQL Programmer
9 3 (3.49%) Trainer
9 3 (3.49%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (48.84%) XML
2 16 (18.60%) .NET
3 15 (17.44%) HTML
4 8 (9.30%) XSLT
5 6 (6.98%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.65%) XSL
7 3 (3.49%) CSS
8 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.16%) ADO
9 1 (1.16%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Data Extraction
2 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) FMCG
4 3 (3.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (34.88%) Business Analysis
3 13 (15.12%) Migration
3 13 (15.12%) Data Migration
4 8 (9.30%) Data Reconciliation
4 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.14%) ERP
6 5 (5.81%) Data Management
6 5 (5.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.81%) ITIL
7 3 (3.49%) Stress Testing
7 3 (3.49%) Data Architecture
7 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.49%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.49%) Six Sigma
7 3 (3.49%) Project Management
7 3 (3.49%) Quality Management
7 3 (3.49%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.33%) ETL
8 2 (2.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 69 (80.23%) SQL
2 34 (39.53%) T-SQL
3 31 (36.05%) VB.NET
4 16 (18.60%) VB
5 9 (10.47%) Java
6 4 (4.65%) VBScript
7 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.16%) C#
8 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (29.07%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) ISEB
2 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MCSA
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.47%) LexisNexis
3 4 (4.65%) SYSPRO
4 3 (3.49%) SAP
5 2 (2.33%) Cognos
5 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle
6 1 (1.16%) Adobe
6 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
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