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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 155 143 132
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing VBA 40 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.96% 0.94% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 1.55% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 49
Average salary £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £34,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2305 2251 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.48% 60.48% 62.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1979 1985 2181
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -2 4 - -
Wigan - 1 £22,500 -
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 70 (83.33%) SQL
2 60 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 57 (67.86%) MS Excel
4 49 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (52.38%) XML
6 43 (51.19%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (48.81%) Finance
8 39 (46.43%) T-SQL
9 38 (45.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 35 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
11 34 (40.48%) VB.NET
12 33 (39.29%) Business Analysis
13 30 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
14 29 (34.52%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (29.76%) Degree
16 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
17 18 (21.43%) Migration
17 18 (21.43%) Data Migration
17 18 (21.43%) Data Extraction
18 15 (17.86%) .NET
18 15 (17.86%) VB
19 14 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
20 12 (14.29%) HTML
21 11 (13.10%) Windows
22 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2
22 10 (11.90%) MS Access
22 10 (11.90%) MS Office
22 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
23 8 (9.52%) Crystal Reports

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 57 (67.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.90%) MS Office
3 7 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (7.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Visualfiles
2 2 (2.38%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 49 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (52.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (45.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (11.90%) MS Access
8 8 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.38%) QlikView
11 2 (2.38%) Big Data
12 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (1.19%) Xcelsius
12 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (48.81%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Law
2 8 (9.52%) Legal
3 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Billing
4 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (63.10%) Analyst
2 19 (22.62%) Developer
3 18 (21.43%) Server Analyst
3 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) MI Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (8.33%) Programmer
5 7 (8.33%) Graduate
6 6 (7.14%) SQL Programmer
7 5 (5.95%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Support Technician
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Data Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Trainer
10 2 (2.38%) Quality Manager
10 2 (2.38%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (52.38%) XML
2 15 (17.86%) .NET
3 12 (14.29%) HTML
4 8 (9.52%) XSLT
5 6 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.76%) XSL
7 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.57%) CSS
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.19%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.52%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (21.43%) Data Extraction
3 6 (7.14%) FMCG
4 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.57%) User Experience
5 3 (3.57%) Statistics
6 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.19%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (39.29%) Business Analysis
3 18 (21.43%) Migration
3 18 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 14 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
5 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.52%) ERP
7 7 (8.33%) ITIL
8 5 (5.95%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.95%) Data Management
9 4 (4.76%) Analytics
10 3 (3.57%) Demand Forecasting
10 3 (3.57%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.57%) Coaching
10 3 (3.57%) Data Architecture
10 3 (3.57%) Stress Testing
10 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.57%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.57%) Six Sigma
10 3 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (83.33%) SQL
2 39 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 34 (40.48%) VB.NET
4 15 (17.86%) VB
5 8 (9.52%) Java
6 4 (4.76%) VBScript
7 3 (3.57%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (29.76%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.57%) ISEB
2 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) LexisNexis
3 4 (4.76%) SYSPRO
4 3 (3.57%) SAP
5 2 (2.38%) Cognos
5 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle
5 2 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (1.19%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.19%) Adobe
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