The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for VBA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
England / North West
Rank 212 169 180
Rank change year-on-year -43 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VBA 36 66 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.59% 1.16% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 2.26% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 58 71
Median salary £33,750 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.50% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

VBA is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3560 2925 3367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.73% 51.42% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3062 2489 2886
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing VBA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBA in the North West

VBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for VBA in the North West

VBA
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBA in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VBA in the North West

VBA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -32 25 £33,500 -10.66% 9
Cheshire +10 7 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Merseyside -7 2 £45,000 +69.81%
Lancashire -14 2 £33,000 +4.76% 1
VBA
England

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for VBA.

1 85 (76.58%) SQL
2 65 (58.56%) SQL Server
3 55 (49.55%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (43.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (41.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (40.54%) ETL
7 43 (38.74%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (37.84%) MS Excel
9 34 (30.63%) T-SQL
10 33 (29.73%) Data Analysis
11 31 (27.93%) .NET
11 31 (27.93%) Microsoft
12 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (19.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (19.82%) Analytics
14 20 (18.02%) Tableau
14 20 (18.02%) VB.NET
15 19 (17.12%) C#
15 19 (17.12%) Data Modelling
16 18 (16.22%) Data Analytics
17 17 (15.32%) Power BI
18 16 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (14.41%) HTML
19 14 (12.61%) Oracle
19 14 (12.61%) Statistics
19 14 (12.61%) MDX
20 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2012
20 13 (11.71%) Data Mining
21 12 (10.81%) IBM

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (4.50%) SAS
1 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.60%) Alfresco
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (37.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.21%) MS Office
3 5 (4.50%) SPSS
4 4 (3.60%) Stata
5 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (6.31%) Visualfiles
3 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.80%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.90%) FastStats
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.90%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) SaaS
2 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (58.56%) SQL Server
2 48 (43.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (41.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (38.74%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (19.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (15.32%) Power BI
7 13 (11.71%) Data Mining
7 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (9.01%) QlikView
9 9 (8.11%) MS Access
10 8 (7.21%) MySQL
11 6 (5.41%) OLAP
11 6 (5.41%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
13 4 (3.60%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
14 3 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.60%) NUnit
4 4 (3.60%) Selenium
4 4 (3.60%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.80%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (9.91%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.21%) Finance
3 6 (5.41%) Law
4 5 (4.50%) Legal
5 3 (2.70%) Games
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Billing
6 2 (1.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (44.14%) Developer
2 37 (33.33%) Analyst
3 22 (19.82%) SQL Developer
4 14 (12.61%) Data Analyst
5 13 (11.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 12 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) SQL Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) SQL Data Analyst
7 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) SSIS Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) SSRS Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) .NET Developer
9 8 (7.21%) DBA
9 8 (7.21%) Implementation Manager
9 8 (7.21%) SQL DBA
9 8 (7.21%) SSRS Developer
10 7 (6.31%) QlikView Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Database Developer
11 6 (5.41%) SQL Database Developer
11 6 (5.41%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.93%) .NET
2 16 (14.41%) HTML
3 14 (12.61%) MDX
4 10 (9.01%) CSS
4 10 (9.01%) jQuery
5 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.60%) XML
7 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.70%) Web Services
8 1 (0.90%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.21%) Driving Licence
2 8 (7.21%) NHS
3 6 (5.41%) iPad
4 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.60%) Clustering
5 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.60%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.70%) iSeries
7 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.90%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.21%) Windows
2 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (49.55%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (40.54%) ETL
3 33 (29.73%) Data Analysis
4 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (19.82%) Analytics
6 19 (17.12%) Data Modelling
7 18 (16.22%) Data Analytics
8 14 (12.61%) Statistics
9 11 (9.91%) Business Analysis
10 10 (9.01%) Kimball Methodology
10 10 (9.01%) SDLC
11 9 (8.11%) CRM
11 9 (8.11%) Visualisation
12 8 (7.21%) Waterfall
13 7 (6.31%) Automated Testing
13 7 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.31%) Machine Learning
14 6 (5.41%) Data Extraction
14 6 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 85 (76.58%) SQL
2 34 (30.63%) T-SQL
3 20 (18.02%) VB.NET
4 19 (17.12%) C#
5 11 (9.91%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.21%) Python
7 8 (7.21%) R
8 6 (5.41%) VBScript
9 5 (4.50%) MATLAB
9 5 (4.50%) PHP
10 4 (3.60%) VB
11 3 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) PhD
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.02%) Tableau
3 14 (12.61%) Oracle
4 12 (10.81%) IBM
5 11 (9.91%) Cognos
6 7 (6.31%) LexisNexis
7 3 (2.70%) Netezza
7 3 (2.70%) VMware
8 2 (1.80%) HP
8 2 (1.80%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.80%) Talend
9 1 (0.90%) iManage
9 1 (0.90%) Minitab
9 1 (0.90%) SAP
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