The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 27 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 0.99% 2.91% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 4.92% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Programming Languages Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 61 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 64.36% 59.22% 76.54%
Number of salaries quoted 58 57 59
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,600 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

VB
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Altrincham region.

VB Salary Trend in Altrincham

VB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL