Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 233 184
Rank change year-on-year +12 -49 -6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 69 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.93% 0.77% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 1.28% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 58 72
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.94% -10.67% +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 4,571 4,616 3,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.70% 60.17% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3,923 4,005 2,975
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,300 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 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
Stockport -16 9 £37,500 +17.19% 1
Bolton +7 4 £29,500 -28.48% 1
Altrincham - 4 - -
VBA
North West

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VBA.

1 57 (82.61%) SQL
2 56 (81.16%) SQL Server
3 49 (71.01%) Microsoft
4 42 (60.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (56.52%) T-SQL
6 34 (49.28%) Finance
7 29 (42.03%) Windows
7 29 (42.03%) Active Directory
7 29 (42.03%) Windows Server
8 26 (37.68%) Oracle
9 24 (34.78%) Statistics
10 22 (31.88%) ITIL
10 22 (31.88%) MCP
10 22 (31.88%) MCSE
10 22 (31.88%) MCSA
10 22 (31.88%) .NET
10 22 (31.88%) IIS
10 22 (31.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (31.88%) Service Management
11 20 (28.99%) Management Information System
12 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (27.54%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (27.54%) CRM
13 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
13 18 (26.09%) .NET Framework
14 17 (24.64%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (24.64%) SAP
15 16 (23.19%) MS Access
16 15 (21.74%) Reuters
16 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management

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 22 (31.88%) IIS
2 7 (10.14%) WordPress
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Elite 3E
1 15 (21.74%) Workfront
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (81.16%) SQL Server
2 42 (60.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (27.54%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (23.19%) MS Access
5 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (13.04%) OLAP
6 9 (13.04%) OLAP Cube
6 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.25%) QlikView
9 4 (5.80%) Qlik Sense
9 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
10 3 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (4.35%) Power BI
11 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) JIRA
2 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (49.28%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Legal
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Electronics
3 2 (2.90%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (56.52%) Developer
2 20 (28.99%) Analyst
2 20 (28.99%) Applications Support
3 18 (26.09%) Applications Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
4 9 (13.04%) SSRS Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Data Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Database Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.80%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Applications Support Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Service Management Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.88%) .NET
2 18 (26.09%) .NET Framework
3 5 (7.25%) XML
4 4 (5.80%) HTML
5 3 (4.35%) CGI
5 3 (4.35%) Web Services
6 2 (2.90%) ADO
6 2 (2.90%) Ajax
6 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.90%) CSS
6 2 (2.90%) jQuery
6 2 (2.90%) JSON
6 2 (2.90%) ODBC
7 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.45%) REST
7 1 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Management Information System
2 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.03%) Windows
1 29 (42.03%) Windows Server
2 7 (10.14%) Windows 10
2 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
2 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Statistics
2 22 (31.88%) ITIL
2 22 (31.88%) Service Management
3 19 (27.54%) CRM
4 17 (24.64%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (21.74%) Change Control
5 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (18.84%) Data Extraction
6 13 (18.84%) Visualisation
7 12 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
8 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (13.04%) ETL
9 9 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (11.59%) Case Management
11 7 (10.14%) ERP
12 6 (8.70%) Analytics
13 5 (7.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 57 (82.61%) SQL
2 39 (56.52%) T-SQL
3 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.90%) C#
6 2 (2.90%) PHP
7 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) MCP
1 22 (31.88%) MCSA
1 22 (31.88%) MCSE
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) QA
3 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (42.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (71.01%) Microsoft
2 26 (37.68%) Oracle
3 17 (24.64%) SAP
4 15 (21.74%) Intapp
4 15 (21.74%) Reuters
5 9 (13.04%) Informatica
6 5 (7.25%) Avaya
7 4 (5.80%) Ab Initio
7 4 (5.80%) Teradata
8 3 (4.35%) Tableau
8 3 (4.35%) WorldPay
9 2 (2.90%) Cognos
9 2 (2.90%) hybris
9 2 (2.90%) iManage
10 1 (1.45%) Alteryx