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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 13 28
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 14.38% 6.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 63.89% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 18
Median salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
63 36 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 48.09% 22.50% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 58 34 99
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 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 Halifax region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (33.33%) NetIQ
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (33.33%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Systems Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Monitoring Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (33.33%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Dynatrace
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) NetIQ