The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 2.70% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Rochdale region.

Programming Languages Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 25.68% 52.08% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 6
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

VB
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

VB Salary Trend in Rochdale

VB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree