The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Castleford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 5.88% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 94.12% 88.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 0
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
West Yorkshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Line 500
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco