Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 251 230
Rank change year-on-year +9 -21 -40
Permanent jobs citing VBA 41 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.56% 0.53% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 0.90% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 42
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,225 £21,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,070 £40,250 £52,500
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,233 4,549 4,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.15% 58.73% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,589 3,891 3,688
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,950 £27,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 15 October 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 15 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
Stockport +20 8 £33,000 +20.00% 5
Cheadle - 2 £22,500 - 1
Bolton +9 1 £24,500 -5.77%
Wigan - 1 £35,000 - 2
VBA
North West

For the 6 months to 15 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VBA.

1 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
3 14 (34.15%) Analytics
3 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (19.51%) Finance
7 8 (19.51%) C#
7 8 (19.51%) Tableau
8 7 (17.07%) Degree
8 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (14.63%) Retail
9 6 (14.63%) C
9 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
9 6 (14.63%) VB
9 6 (14.63%) .NET
9 6 (14.63%) MS Access
9 6 (14.63%) SPSS
9 6 (14.63%) Power BI
10 5 (12.20%) Lumira
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (12.20%) FMCG
10 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
10 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
10 5 (12.20%) SAP
10 5 (12.20%) Project 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 3 (7.32%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (14.63%) SPSS
3 4 (9.76%) Chatbot
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (4.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) MS Access
2 6 (14.63%) Power BI
3 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (12.20%) Lumira
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) MySQL
5 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Law
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Data Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (7.32%) Data Programmer
8 3 (7.32%) Programmer
9 2 (4.88%) Case Management Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Database Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.88%) IT Support
9 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Tableau Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
2 2 (4.88%) LINQ
2 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) FMCG
2 5 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (9.76%) Robotics
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.88%) NHS
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
1 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Analytics
2 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (12.20%) Project Management
5 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
6 4 (9.76%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (9.76%) Biometrics
6 4 (9.76%) Case Management
6 4 (9.76%) Data Extraction
6 4 (9.76%) Machine Learning
6 4 (9.76%) OCR
6 4 (9.76%) Robotic Process Automation
6 4 (9.76%) Scrum
6 4 (9.76%) SDLC
7 3 (7.32%) Market Research
7 3 (7.32%) Scorecard
7 3 (7.32%) Scorecard Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) C#
3 6 (14.63%) C
3 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.63%) VB
4 4 (9.76%) Java
5 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Tableau
3 5 (12.20%) SAP
4 4 (9.76%) Blue Prism
4 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.32%) Askia
5 3 (7.32%) Cognos
5 3 (7.32%) Nebu
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 2 (4.88%) Avaya
7 1 (2.44%) Informatica
7 1 (2.44%) WorldPay