The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 15 37
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 10.38% 3.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 29.33% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 7
Median salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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 Halifax region.

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 75 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 47.50% 35.38% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 46 66 91
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

VB
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

VB Salary Trend in Halifax
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago