The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 6 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 8.33% - 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VB
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 33.33% 90.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 2
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% +20.93%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

VB
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

VB Salary Trend in Castleford

VB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Castleford 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Castleford 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL