Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 59 75
Rank change year-on-year +12 +16 +18
Permanent jobs citing VBA 30 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.54% 2.95% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.12% 5.45% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 12
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% -
10th Percentile £30,788 £26,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
North West median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +7.69%

VBA is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 490 495 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 57.85% 54.16% 53.84%
Number of salaries quoted 414 449 400
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £26,075 £22,771 £23,725
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £45,050
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing VBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Lancashire

VBA
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for VBA in Lancashire

VBA
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Lancashire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for VBA in Lancashire

VBA
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +11 22 £32,500 -1.52% 1
Preston -7 3 £40,000 +70.21%
Blackburn - 2 £25,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £27,250 -
Rossendale - 1 £47,500 -
VBA
North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 26 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (83.33%) T-SQL
5 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 15 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 15 (50.00%) MDX
6 15 (50.00%) Tableau
6 15 (50.00%) Data Analytics
6 15 (50.00%) Analytics
6 15 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
7 11 (36.67%) Power BI
7 11 (36.67%) Data Analysis
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (23.33%) Information Management
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (16.67%) .NET
11 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (13.33%) Degree
12 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
12 3 (10.00%) Task Automation
12 3 (10.00%) HTML
12 3 (10.00%) VB
12 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
12 3 (10.00%) CSS
12 3 (10.00%) Web Development
12 3 (10.00%) Business Development
13 2 (6.67%) Telecoms

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (3.33%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) Power BI
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.33%) MS Access
6 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Analyst
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Developer
5 12 (40.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 12 (40.00%) Tableau Developer
6 8 (26.67%) Power BI Developer
7 7 (23.33%) Data Analyst
7 7 (23.33%) Report Analyst
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Data Analyst
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
8 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 2 (6.67%) Consultant
10 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
11 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
11 1 (3.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) MDX
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) CentOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (50.00%) Analytics
2 15 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 15 (50.00%) Data Analytics
3 11 (36.67%) Data Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Information Management
5 3 (10.00%) Business Development
5 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (10.00%) Task Automation
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (3.33%) Process Management
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 25 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) VB
3 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (6.67%) Capita
4 1 (3.33%) CyberSource
4 1 (3.33%) Sage
4 1 (3.33%) VMware