The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 17 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.13% 6.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.89% 10.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
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 Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 57.69% 60.00% 73.02%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 43
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

VB
Salary Trend in Salford

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

VB Salary Trend in Salford

VB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (100.00%) SYSPRO
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SYSPRO