The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 18 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 Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 25 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 2.59% 11.63% 5.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.17% 16.67% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £24,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.94% -46.11%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 60 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 50.00% 69.77% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 55 44 64
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,760 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
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 Huddersfield

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

VB
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

VB Salary Trend in Huddersfield

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) OLE
4 8 (57.14%) OLE DB
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) Web Design
4 8 (57.14%) Ajax
4 8 (57.14%) ADO
4 8 (57.14%) IIS
4 8 (57.14%) Client/Server
4 8 (57.14%) HTTP
4 8 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
4 8 (57.14%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) MCAD
4 8 (57.14%) MCSD
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Remoting
4 8 (57.14%) WCAG
4 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) Modernizr
4 8 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (50.00%) Web Development
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Photoshop

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 8 (57.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (21.43%) PrintSoft PReS
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) IPsec
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 8 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Development Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) OLE
3 8 (57.14%) OLE DB
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) Ajax
3 8 (57.14%) ADO
3 8 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Remoting
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) Modernizr
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (28.57%) Equities
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) Debian
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Web Design
1 8 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (57.14%) MCAD
1 8 (57.14%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Postfix
1 1 (7.14%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (7.14%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
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