Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 224 199
Rank change year-on-year -10 -25 +6
Permanent jobs citing VBA 53 63 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.71% 0.85% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 1.42% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 64
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,663
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £52,500
North West median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,374 4,430 3,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.99% 59.50% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,699 3,900 3,056
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
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 20 January 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 20 January 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
Bolton +17 8 £28,500 -30.91% 1
Stockport -5 5 £37,500 +29.31% 4
Altrincham - 4 - -
Bury - 1 - -
VBA
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VBA.

1 47 (88.68%) SQL
2 43 (81.13%) SQL Server
3 31 (58.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
5 25 (47.17%) .NET
5 25 (47.17%) T-SQL
6 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Excel
6 20 (37.74%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (35.85%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (33.96%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (33.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (32.08%) Windows
10 15 (28.30%) Finance
11 14 (26.42%) VB.NET
12 10 (18.87%) MS Access
12 10 (18.87%) CRM
12 10 (18.87%) Dashboard Development
13 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (16.98%) Data Extraction
13 9 (16.98%) Oracle
13 9 (16.98%) ERP
13 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
14 8 (15.09%) ETL
14 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
15 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
15 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
15 7 (13.21%) XML
16 6 (11.32%) ITIL
16 6 (11.32%) C#

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 6 (11.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Workfront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (81.13%) SQL Server
2 31 (58.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (35.85%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (33.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (18.87%) MS Access
6 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (11.32%) Power BI
8 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (9.43%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (7.55%) OLAP
10 4 (7.55%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (7.55%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
10 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (5.66%) QlikView
12 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 4 (7.55%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) Electronics
4 3 (5.66%) Law
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Automotive
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Applications Support
4 7 (13.21%) SSRS Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Data Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) SQL Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) Dashboard Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Report Developer
7 4 (7.55%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.66%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Support Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) .NET
2 7 (13.21%) XML
3 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
4 5 (9.43%) HTML
5 3 (5.66%) CGI
5 3 (5.66%) Classic ASP
5 3 (5.66%) CSS
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
5 3 (5.66%) WinForms
6 2 (3.77%) ADO
6 2 (3.77%) ODBC
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.89%) EDI
7 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.89%) MDX
7 1 (1.89%) REST
7 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (5.66%) EPoS
3 3 (5.66%) iPad
4 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.87%) CRM
2 10 (18.87%) Dashboard Development
3 9 (16.98%) Data Extraction
3 9 (16.98%) ERP
4 8 (15.09%) ETL
5 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.32%) Data Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL
5 6 (11.32%) Service Management
5 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
6 5 (9.43%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
6 5 (9.43%) Statistics
6 5 (9.43%) Time Management
7 4 (7.55%) Case Management
7 4 (7.55%) Data Governance
7 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) SQL
2 25 (47.17%) T-SQL
3 14 (26.42%) VB.NET
4 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.32%) C#
6 3 (5.66%) VB
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) MCP
1 5 (9.43%) MCSA
1 5 (9.43%) MCSE
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) WMI
2 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) SAP
4 4 (7.55%) Ab Initio
4 4 (7.55%) Informatica
4 4 (7.55%) Teradata
5 3 (5.66%) iManage
6 2 (3.77%) Cognos
6 2 (3.77%) Tableau
7 1 (1.89%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.89%) Avaya
7 1 (1.89%) Reuters