Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 61 56
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +32
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.41% 2.72% 3.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 4.53% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 28
Lancashire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -7.80% +8.46%
10th Percentile £37,250 £27,550 £25,200
90th Percentile £43,750 £39,000 £41,250
North West median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -16.00% +4.17%

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 339 508 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 46.44% 60.12% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 293 427 436
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,150 £25,750
90th Percentile £53,500 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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
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 20 October 2018. 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
Preston +13 3 £42,500 +27.82%
VBA
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing VBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for VBA.

1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail

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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft