Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 236 224
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 -22
Permanent jobs citing VBA 36 54 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.53% 0.72% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 1.23% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 59
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,140 £47,500 £51,500
North West median annual salary £35,072 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.20% -6.67% +7.14%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,810 4,383 4,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.05% 58.76% 59.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,255 3,712 3,861
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Manchester

VBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for VBA in Manchester

VBA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VBA in Manchester

VBA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Stockport +14 5 £27,500 -26.67% 3
Wigan - 1 £35,000 -
VBA
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VBA.

1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (33.33%) Analytics
5 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.00%) Power BI
8 8 (22.22%) C#
8 8 (22.22%) Tableau
9 7 (19.44%) Retail
10 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (16.67%) Degree
11 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
11 5 (13.89%) Finance
11 5 (13.89%) SPSS
11 5 (13.89%) VB
11 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
11 5 (13.89%) SAP
11 5 (13.89%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (11.11%) Conversational UI
12 4 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation
12 4 (11.11%) OCR
12 4 (11.11%) Chatbot
12 4 (11.11%) MySQL
12 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
12 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint

VBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (13.89%) SPSS
3 4 (11.11%) Chatbot
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.78%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) Power BI
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (11.11%) MySQL
6 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (8.33%) Lumira
7 2 (5.56%) MS Access
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.56%) QlikView
7 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
8 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
8 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (44.44%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Data Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Report Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Power BI Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Tableau Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
2 2 (5.56%) LINQ
2 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) WPF
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (11.11%) Robotics
4 3 (8.33%) FMCG
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.56%) NHS
5 2 (5.56%) User Experience
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (33.33%) Analytics
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
4 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
5 4 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (11.11%) Biometrics
5 4 (11.11%) Conversational UI
5 4 (11.11%) Data Extraction
5 4 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 4 (11.11%) OCR
5 4 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation
6 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) ETL
6 3 (8.33%) Market Research
6 3 (8.33%) Process Management
6 3 (8.33%) Scorecard
6 3 (8.33%) Scorecard Development
7 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) VB
4 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) GDPR
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Tableau
3 5 (13.89%) SAP
4 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.33%) Askia
5 3 (8.33%) Nebu
6 2 (5.56%) Cognos
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle