The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 29 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 1.60% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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 Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 85 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 57.14% 68.00% 80.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 78 122
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

VB
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

VB Salary Trend in Bolton

VB
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB 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 Bolton region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Business Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript