The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 8.20% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
21 37 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 70.00% 60.66% 71.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 53
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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