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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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 241 201 189
Rank change year-on-year -40 -12 +51
Permanent jobs citing VBA 14 16 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.66% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
10th Percentile £21,750 £28,000 -
25th Percentile £22,500 £29,705 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,500 £34,625 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.19% +15.42% -33.33%
75th Percentile £57,000 £42,500 -
90th Percentile - £53,000 -
North West median annual salary £40,000 £32,875 £32,250
% change year-on-year +21.67% +1.94% -28.33%

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 2,800 2,410 2,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.85% 52.41% 58.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,997 1,988 1,787
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £68,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VBA in Manchester

VBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VBA in Manchester.

Salary trend for VBA in Manchester

VBA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing VBA in Manchester over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for VBA in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 13 (92.86%) Power BI
2 13 (92.86%) Power Platform
3 12 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (78.57%) Legal
5 9 (64.29%) Data Modelling
5 9 (64.29%) Python
5 9 (64.29%) Data Management
5 9 (64.29%) Physical Data Model
5 9 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (64.29%) Data Lake
5 9 (64.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 9 (64.29%) Semantic Layer
5 9 (64.29%) Use Case
5 9 (64.29%) Release Management
5 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
5 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (64.29%) Time Management
5 9 (64.29%) Visualisation
5 9 (64.29%) Data Mart
5 9 (64.29%) Data Quality
5 9 (64.29%) Analytics
5 9 (64.29%) Data Pipeline
5 9 (64.29%) CI/CD
5 9 (64.29%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (64.29%) Architectural Design
5 9 (64.29%) Observability
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel

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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) Power BI
2 12 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (64.29%) Data Lake
3 9 (64.29%) Data Mart
3 9 (64.29%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 11 (78.57%) Legal
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Social Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 1 (7.14%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Associate Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Data Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Report Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Excel Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Power BI Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Power BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Report Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (64.29%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Architectural Design
2 9 (64.29%) CI/CD
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 9 (64.29%) Data Management
2 9 (64.29%) Data Modelling
2 9 (64.29%) Data Pipeline
2 9 (64.29%) Observability
2 9 (64.29%) Physical Data Model
2 9 (64.29%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (64.29%) Release Management
2 9 (64.29%) Time Management
2 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Use Case
2 9 (64.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Data Interpretation
3 1 (7.14%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft