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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 126 165 163
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -2
Permanent jobs citing VBA 55 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.52% 0.62% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 1.09% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 32
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
1934 2296 2557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.47% 57.19% 61.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1994 2278
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Bolton - 2 £31,000 - 2
Sale - 1 £42,500 -
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
VBA
North West

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 67 (69.79%) SQL Server
2 60 (62.50%) SQL
3 45 (46.88%) MS Excel
4 43 (44.79%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (42.71%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (39.58%) Finance
8 37 (38.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 29 (30.21%) .NET
10 29 (30.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (30.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (21.88%) Degree
12 21 (21.88%) C#
12 21 (21.88%) Windows
13 17 (17.71%) ERP
13 17 (17.71%) XML
13 17 (17.71%) Oracle
14 16 (16.67%) T-SQL
14 16 (16.67%) MS Visio
14 16 (16.67%) Data Management
15 13 (13.54%) MS PowerPoint
15 13 (13.54%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (13.54%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (12.50%) REST
16 12 (12.50%) Git (software)
16 12 (12.50%) Visualisation
16 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (12.50%) LINQ

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (7.29%) SAS
2 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.04%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 45 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 13 (13.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (5.21%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.04%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.21%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (69.79%) SQL Server
2 40 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (38.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (30.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 29 (30.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (13.54%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (11.46%) MS Access
7 10 (10.42%) QlikView
8 9 (9.38%) OLAP
8 9 (9.38%) OLAP Cube
9 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (5.21%) Essbase
11 5 (5.21%) Data Mining
12 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
13 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
13 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) NUnit
1 12 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 38 (39.58%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Marketing
3 7 (7.29%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.21%) Legal
5 4 (4.17%) Retail
6 3 (3.13%) Billing
7 2 (2.08%) Automotive
8 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (54.17%) Analyst
2 32 (33.33%) Developer
3 19 (19.79%) Business Analyst
4 18 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) Software Developer
6 15 (15.63%) Data Analyst
7 12 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 12 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
8 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.21%) MI Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Support Technician
10 4 (4.17%) Web Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) SQL Data Analyst
11 3 (3.13%) Insight Analyst
11 3 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.21%) .NET
2 17 (17.71%) XML
3 12 (12.50%) SOAP
3 12 (12.50%) Web Services
3 12 (12.50%) HTML
3 12 (12.50%) WCF
3 12 (12.50%) WPF
3 12 (12.50%) LINQ
3 12 (12.50%) MSMQ
3 12 (12.50%) REST
4 11 (11.46%) .NET Framework
4 11 (11.46%) CSS
5 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.29%) jQuery
5 7 (7.29%) HTML5
6 4 (4.17%) XSL
7 3 (3.13%) iOS SDK
8 2 (2.08%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 43 (44.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 9 (9.38%) Statistics
4 8 (8.33%) Data Extraction
5 6 (6.25%) User Experience
6 3 (3.13%) FMCG
7 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.88%) Windows
2 4 (4.17%) UNIX
3 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.13%) Android
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.71%) ERP
4 16 (16.67%) Data Management
5 13 (13.54%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (12.50%) UML
6 12 (12.50%) TDD
7 11 (11.46%) Data Analysis
8 10 (10.42%) Project Management
9 9 (9.38%) ETL
10 8 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (7.29%) MVC
11 7 (7.29%) Scrum
12 6 (6.25%) Analytics
13 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2
13 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (4.17%) Web Analytics
14 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
15 3 (3.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 60 (62.50%) SQL
2 21 (21.88%) C#
3 16 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.29%) VB
7 5 (5.21%) C++
8 4 (4.17%) VBScript
9 3 (3.13%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.08%) VB6
11 1 (1.04%) Java
11 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.71%) Oracle
3 11 (11.46%) Cognos
4 9 (9.38%) Business Objects
5 6 (6.25%) SYSPRO
6 5 (5.21%) Google
6 5 (5.21%) IBM
6 5 (5.21%) Hyperion
7 4 (4.17%) DevExpress
8 3 (3.13%) SAP
9 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.04%) Sage
9 1 (1.04%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.04%) Citrix
9 1 (1.04%) Tableau
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