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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 3.39% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £41,250 - -
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
29 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 49.15% 47.17% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 9
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 4 (66.67%) Firmware
3 4 (66.67%) Electronics
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework

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 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Legal Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Case Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) DevExpress
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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