The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 5.45% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham region.

Programming Languages Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 72.73% 54.55% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 12
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £20,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

VB
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

VB Salary Trend in Oldham

VB
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Oldham region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware