The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 28 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 1.08% - 13.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Huddersfield region.

Programming Languages Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48 58 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 51.61% 59.18% 70.18%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 58
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +16.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Classic ASP
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) PrintSoft PReS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB6

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB6